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Svitolina gained direct entry into the Australian Open , where she was defeated by fifth seed Angelique Kerber in the first round.
At the Australian Open , Svitolina defeated two-time Grand Slam champion and three-time Australian Open quarterfinalist Svetlana Kuznetsova in the opening round in straight sets.
She began the new season at the Brisbane International where she reached the semifinals before losing to eventual champion Maria Sharapova.
At the Australian Open , Svitolina reached the third round, and won the first set against world No. The following week in Miami , she defeated Bojana Jovanovski, before losing in the third round to the eighth seed Ekaterina Makarova.
The victory propelled her to a career high ranking of She also reached the semifinals in doubles with compatriot Olga Savchuk.
A similar scenario occurred in Rome , where she defeated Flavia Pennetta in straight sets before losing to Venus Williams. At the French Open , after comfortably seeing off Yanina Wickmayer in her opening match, Svitolina had to recover from 0—3 in the second set and 1—4 in the final set to beat Yulia Putintseva in a match that lasted over three hours.
Svitolina rose to No. Svitolina's grass-court season was significantly less successful, losing in three sets in the second round of Eastbourne to Heather Watson.
As the 17th seed at Wimbledon , she came from a set down to beat Misaki Doi , who had beaten her at the same stage the previous year, before again losing in the second round to Australian Casey Dellacqua.
She began her American hard-court season with a run to the semifinals in Stanford , losing in straight sets to eventual champion Angelique Kerber.
She progressed to the third round of the US Open , defeating Elizaveta Kulichkova and Kaia Kanepi , before losing to 13th seed Ekaterina Makarova for the third time this year.
Similarly disappointing results ensued for Svitolina, losing in the second round of Beijing to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova , and the first round of Tianjin to Elena Vesnina.
Despite this disappointing end to her season, Svitolina's consistency throughout the year earned her a spot as the eighth seed at the inaugural WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai.
Her last match of the season was against Pauline Parmentier in the first round of the K event in Limoges , which she lost on a final-set tiebreak.
Svitolina and Dolgopolov were the winners of their group, and advanced to the final, where the Australian pairing of Nick Kyrgios and Daria Gavrilova defeated them 2—0, with Svitolina losing her singles match in straight sets.
In Melbourne , she defeated Victoria Duval in straight sets, before losing to Japanese qualifier Naomi Osaka in the second round. This victory saw her maintain her perfect record in WTA finals, as well as improving her ranking to a career high of Then, in Miami, after defeating Australian Open quarterfinalist Zhang Shuai , Svitolina scored one of the biggest victories of her career, coming from a break down in the third set to defeat former WTA number one , Caroline Wozniacki , in three sets in the third round.
Svitolina subsequently lost in the fourth round to Ekaterina Makarova, who beat her at the same tournament the prior year. At the Rio Olympics , Svitolina scored her first win over defending champion and then world No.
As a result, her ranking was propelled back up to 15, one place shy of her career high, and guaranteed her a place in Zhuhai for the second year running.
Her good form continued at the last Premier event of the season in Moscow , where she reached the semifinals, her third in four tournaments, before bowing out to eventual champion Svetlana Kuznetsova.
Svitolina concluded her season as the fourth seed in Zhuhai. Svitolina finished the season ranked 14th, with an impressive 13—5 win-loss record following the US Open.
Svitolina began her season with a strong showing in Brisbane , defeating world No. The victory over Kerber signified her third win over a number-one-ranked player in five months.
Svitolina was seeded 11th at the Australian Open , her highest seeding to date. She equalled her best showing in Melbourne, reaching the third round with victories over Galina Voskoboeva and Julia Boserup , before losing to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Svitolina won her fifth career title at the Taiwan Open , fending off four match points in her quarterfinal encounter with Ons Jabeur, before defeating Peng Shuai in the final.
Svitolina next competed in Ukraine's Fed Cup tie against Australia, where she won both of her singles rubbers to help Ukraine set up a play-off against Germany.
Svitolina continued her strong start to the season in Dubai , where she defeated Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets in the final to capture her first title at Premier-5 level.
This win propelled her into the WTA top 10 for the first time in her career, making her the first Ukrainian ever to do so.
Rebounding from a disappointing loss to Zheng Saisai in the first round of Madrid , Svitolina then proceeded to reach her second Premierlevel final of the year, and fourth overall, in Rome.
The win propelled her to a career high of No. She then started her campaign at the French Open as one of the favourites to win the tournament. Svitolina progressed through her first three matches with relative ease, defeating Yaroslava Shvedova, Tsvetana Pironkova and Magda Linette respectively.
She faced Simona Halep in a rematch of the Italian Open final. Svitolina led by a set and 5—1 and held a match point against the finalist, but lost in three sets the third set at love.
At Wimbledon , she surpassed her previous performances by reaching the fourth round, defeating Birmingham finalist and potential dark horse Ashleigh Barty in the first round.
Svitolina's first loss of the season at Premier-5 level came the following week in the third round of Cincinnati , losing to Julia Görges.
She entered the US Open knowing that a run to the semifinals would see her claim the world-number-one ranking for the first time. She was then defeated by eventual runner-up Madison Keys in three sets.
Despite missing a large part of the Asian swing, Svitolina still secured her place at the year-end WTA Finals in Singapore, making her the first Ukrainian ever to do so.
As the third seed in Beijing , she progressed to her eighth quarterfinal of the year with relative ease, defeating wildcard Zhu Lin, recent Wuhan finalist Ashleigh Barty and Elena Vesnina.
There, she was defeated by eventual champion Caroline Garcia on a final-set tiebreak. Despite earning her fifth career win over a number-one-ranked player by defeating Halep, Svitolina lost her other two matches, including a two-set drubbing by eventual champion Wozniacki, which ultimately placed her third in the group.
She finished the year ranked at No. Svitolina began her season by capturing the Brisbane International title, defeating qualifier Aliaksandra Sasnovich in the final.
Svitolina's 11th career title came after a successful defence of her crown in Dubai , where she brushed aside Daria Kasatkina in the final.
Svitolina was then upset in the first round of Wimbledon by recent Mallorca champion Tatjana Maria. She reached the round of 16 at the US Open for the second straight year, losing to Anastasija Sevastova in three sets.
She defeated Kiki Bertens in three sets in the semifinals. In the final, she came from a set down to beat Sloane Stephens 3—6, 6—2, 6—2, winning the biggest title of her career.
She ended the year as the world No. She then worked with Iain Hughes for two and a half years, and chose to split from him in November Svitolina has a complete baseline game.
Her groundstrokes are very consistent and are hit with moderate-to-big power. Her backhand is her stronger side, especially down the line, but both of her groundstrokes penetrate the court well.
She demonstrates good movement around the court and is capable of hitting very accurate shots on the run.