(born April 1, 1990, in Donetsk
) is a right-handed Israeli
tennis player who resides in Tel Aviv
Her junior ranking as of June 2007, when she was 17 years old, was # 10 in the world.
She started playing tennis at the age of 3. Her parents are tennis instructors.Shahar Pe'er
beat her in the women's final of the 2006 Israel National Championships.
She has won 4 junior titles. The first three were the 2006 Saadia Rees (Grade 4), the 2007 Argentina
Cup (Grade 2), and the 2007 Uruguay
Bowl (Grade 2).
In March 2007 she won the Grade 1 Asuncion
Bowl junior girls tournament in Paraguay
. It was the first Grade 1 title of her career.
At the US Open in September 2007, she won her first two junior singles matches and her first round junior doubles match with Tyra Calderwood.
Glushko made her professional debut in March 2004 at the ITF challenger event in Ramat Hasharon
. She beat Diana Voskoboynik (Israel) in the first round of qualifying before losing to Yakaterina Burduli (Israel).
Her best result on the professional level has been a semifinal appearance at the ITF event in Antalya
-Serik (Turkey) in May 2006, where she lost to Cagla Buyukakcay (Turkey).
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