Donna Vekic

  • Dominika Cibulkova to play Donna Vekic in Malaysian Open final 19-04-2014 11:42 PM

    Malaysia: Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia overcame a fighting Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-3 in the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open on Saturday. Cibulkova won her second successive match from a set down and will play seventh-seeded Donna Vekic of Croatia in Sunday's final. Cibulkova,...
  • Budding talent Vekic primed for Wimbledon at 16 22-06-2013 08:33 AM

    When a 16-year-old like Croatia's Donna Vekic bursts on to the big stage by reaching tournament finals the words "next big thing" are never far behind. The pitfalls of surviving the assault course of professional women's tennis have swallowed up many an emerging talent, yet when a former great like...
  • Daniela Hantuchova wins Aegon Classic in Birmingham 17-06-2013 01:41 AM

    Birmingham: Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova won her sixth career title on Sunday, beating Croatian teenager Donna Vekic 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 to win the Aegon Classic. Fourteen years separated the two finalists but there was little between 16-year-old Vekic and the 60th-ranked Hantuchova. The Slovak struck first in the opening set, breaking...