Sorana Mihaela Cîrstea is a Romanian professional tennis player. Trained by Victor Ioniță and Darren Cahill, she is ranked world no. 22 as of 4 November 2013, and is the second highest ranked Romanian player after Simona Halep. She achieved her career-high ranking of world no. 21 on 12 August 2013 and has appeared in the quarterfinals of the French Open and the final of the Rogers Cup.