Home   Players   Aleksandra Wozniak
select a player
Age: 30
Birthdate: September 7 1987
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec
Residence: Blainville, Quebec
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Plays: Right-handed, two-handed backhand
Turned Pro: 2005
What is your favourite sport outside tennis?: Hockey
Who is your childhood idol?: Monica Seles
What is your favourite food?: Any homemade Polish dish
If you weren't a tennis player, what would you do?: I would be a fashion designer. I draw dress sketches in my spare time.
Who is your favourite cartoon character?: Donald Duck. My aunt was so good at imitating his voice that it always made me laugh!
What is the one thing you can't live without?: My phone.
How did you got to start in tennis?: I was inspired to play by my older sister Dorota who played NCAA tennis at San Diego State University.
A Canadian tennis trailblazer: Aleks holds the record for the most Fed Cup wins by a Canadian with 39.
Wozniakville: After becoming the first Quebecer in history to win a WTA title in 2008 at Stanford, Aleks was given the keys the city and her hometown of Blainville was called “Wozniakville” for 24 hours.
Did You Know?: Aleks speaks three languages. English, French, and Polish. Her family immigrated to Canada from Poland in 1983.
related news