Karolina Pliskova is about to commence her Australian Open campaign where she will try to finally conquer her maiden slam. The world no.2 will be opposed to Kristina Mladenovic on Tuesday as the first match on the Rod Laver Arena.
The Czech is well-known for traveling all over the world with her husband Michal Hrdlička that she married back in 2018. Here their latest pictures together posted on Instagram.
Karolina Pliskova’s ranking and performance in 2020
Now ranked no.2, the Czech played her last match on the 12th of January when she overcame Madison Keys 6-4 4-6 7-5 in the final in Brisbane to win her 16th career title.
At present, this year the Czech has a 4-0 win-loss record. Pliskova clinched 1 title in Brisbane.
Kristina Mladenovic’s ranking and performance in 2020
Ranked no.41, Kristina played her last match on the 5th of January when she had to surrender to Ludmilla Samsonova 6-1 6-4 in the qualifications in Brisbane.
Karolina Pliskova and Kristina Mladenovic played each other 4 times. The head to head is 2-2.
The last time that they played each other, Kristina Mladenovic won 6-2 6-4 in the 2nd round in Dubai (Dubai Duty Free Championships) in February 2017.