Paula Badosa

Paula Badosa

Age: 25 (November 15 1997)

Plays : Right-Handed

Ranking: 11

  • Coached by Jorge García
  • Born in New York City, often trains in Barcelona, near her hometown Begur in the Costa Brava, but lives in Dubai
  • Aggressive baseliner whose favorite shot is serve. Favorite tournament is US Open
  • Childhood idol was Maria Sharapova, whose dedication, work ethic and values inspired her to become a pro
  • Enjoys reading, always travels with books and her favorite is Tuesdays with Morrie (Mitch Albom)
  • Professional goals are to reach her full potential
  • Speaks English, Spanish and Catalan, and would like to learn more languages

Career Highlights

Winner (3): 2022 – Sydney; 2021 – Belgrade, Indian Wells.