■ BORN 1994 in Odesa. Her parents were former pro athletes: her father was a wrestler and her mother was a rower.
■ SHE HAS 16 career titles and a career-high ranking of No 3, with prize money of £17.8million.
■ IN October, Svitolina gave birth to her first child, with French star Gael Monfils.
PS THERE are four Ukrainian women in the WTA top 100, and 10 Russians.