Donna Vekic

Vekic Wins First Title In Over Four Years At Courmayeur

COURMAYEUR/WASHINGTON, November 1, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Looking back, Donna Vekic will always remember her third career WTA title because her persistence and hard work paid off handsomely – and it made for a great way for her to end […]

Vekic Making Most Of Her Opportunity At Courmayeur

COURMAYEUR/WASHINGTON, October 29, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Croatia’s Donna Vekic has shown much resilience in her run to the Courmayeur Ladies Open quarterfinals this week in the the northwest Italian Alpine resort town of Courmayeur, at the foot of Mont […]

Vekic Qualifies For Tenerife Ladies Open Main Draw

TENERIFE/STARNBERG, October 17, 2021 Tenerife, the largest and most populous island of the Canary Islands, welcomes the players of the WTA Tour for the inaugural Tenerife Ladies Open this week. The WTA 250 hard-court event, organized by MEF Tennis Events, is being […]

WTA Tour Returns For Real In Palermo

WASHINGTON, August 4, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) After five months away and three months of global exhibitions, the WTA tour returned for real on Monday afternoon in hot and windy Palermo, Sicily, in southern Italy, for the 31st Palermo Ladies Open. […]

Stellar Match Ups Confirmed For Opening Round At Wuhan Open

WUHAN, September 20, 2019 (Press Release) Defending champion Aryna Sabalenka will start the quest to retain her Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open title against countrywoman Aliaksandra Sasnovich when the main draw gets underway on Sunday 22nd September at the Optics Valley International […]

Bencic Comes Of Age, Reaches First Major Semifinal At US Open

NEW YORK, September 4, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Three wins from lifting her first Grand Slam trophy, Belinda Bencic came into her United States Open quarterfinal match on Arthur Ashe Stadium Wednesday afternoon knowing that she could guarantee her return […]

Vekic Hires Coach Torben Beltz

STARNBERG, November 29, 2017 Donna Vekic announced on Wednesday that she has hired Torben Beltz as her new coach. The 21-year-old from Croatia decided to work with the experienced German tennis coach. Beltz is best known for his work with 2016 Australian […]

ATP 250 Umag 2016 – Photo Gallery

UMAG, July 25, 2016 The 27th edition of the Konzum Croatia Open Umag concluded on Sunday with Fabio Fognini winning his fourth ATP career title. The Italian celebrated a straight sets victory over Andrej Martin in the final. The tournament kicked-off in […]

Pennetta And Vekic Enjoy Special Night In Umag

UMAG, July 21, 2016 Another excellent exhibition match took place on Wednesday evening at the Goran Ivanišević ATP Stadium in Umag. This time, it was the reigning US-Open champion Flavia Pennetta from Italy and Croatia’s promising youngster Donna Vekić, who showed […]