Latvian tennis player who has gained fame as a competitor in the biggest tournaments in the world. She won the 2017 French Open and advanced to the semi finals in Wimbeldon 2018.
She won a bronze medal in the Youth Olympic Games in 2014.
She reached her best singles WTA rankings of world number five in March 2018.
Her father, Jevgenijs Ostapenko, was a former pro soccer player.
She was introduced to tennis at age 5 and idolized Serena Williams while growing up.