Alizé Lim

Alizé Lim (born 13 July 1990) is a French professional tennis player.[1] Her career-high WTA singles ranking is world No. 135, which she reached on 26 May 2014. Her career-high WTA doubles ranking is world No. 148, attained on 7 November 2016.

Alizé Lim
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Lim at the 2016 French Open
Country (sports) France
ResidenceParis, France
Born (1990-07-13) 13 July 1990 (age 30)
Paris, France
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro2007
PlaysRight-handed
(two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 490,722
Singles
Career record302–276 (52.2%)
Career titles3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 135 (26 May 2014)
Current rankingNo. 625 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2014)
French Open1R (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
WimbledonQ1 (2014, 2016)
US OpenQ3 (2015)
Doubles
Career record119–131 (47.6%)
Career titles6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 148 (7 November 2016)
Current rankingNo. 828 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Last updated on: 7 April 2020.

CareerEdit

Lim made her Grand Slam debut at the 2011 French Open, where she and her French partner Victoria Larrière had received a wild card for the doubles main draw, and lost to the No. 6 seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Meghann Shaughnessy 2–6, 1–6 in the first round.[2]

Lim made her Grand Slam singles debut at the 2014 French Open after receiving a wild card for the main draw, where she lost in the first round to occasional training partner and the reigning world No. 1 Serena Williams, 2–6, 1–6.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

Born in France, Lim is of Vietnamese descent through her father.[3]

Grand Slam performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 W–L
Australian Open A A A Q3 A Q2 Q1 A A A 0–0
French Open A Q1 Q2 1R 1R 1R 1R A Q1 0–4
Wimbledon A A A A A Q1 A A A NH 0–0
US Open Q1 A Q1 Q1 Q3 Q2 A A A 0–0
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–1 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–4

ITF career finalsEdit

Singles: 13 (3 titles, 10 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–4)
Clay (2–6)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jan 2010 ITF Saint-Martin, Guadeloupe 10,000 Hard   Natalie Piquion 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Win 1–1 Jan 2010 ITF Le Gosier, Guadeloupe 10,000 Hard   Natalie Piquion 6–1, 6–2
Win 2–1 Aug 2010 ITF Tampere, Finland 10,000 Clay   Amandine Hesse 6–4, 6–3
Loss 2–2 Nov 2010 ITF Toronto, Canada 50,000 Hard (i)   Heather Watson 3–6, 3–6
Loss 2–3 June 2011 ITF Campobasso, Italy 25,000 Clay   Karin Knapp 2–6, 4–6
Loss 2–4 May 2012 ITF São José dos Campos, Brazil 10,000 Clay   Gabriela Paz 4–6, 4–6
Loss 2–5 Oct 2013 ITF La Vall d'Uixó, Spain 25,000 Clay   Arantxa Rus 1–6, 1–6
Loss 2–6 Mar 2015 ITF Amiens, France 10,000 Clay (i)   Olga Ianchuk 6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Loss 2–7 Apr 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Anne Schäfer 6–4, 6–3
Win 3–7 Jul 2015 ITF Turin, Italy 25,000 Clay   Dia Evtimova 3–6, 6–4, 6–4
Loss 3–8 Oct 2015 ITF Tampico, Mexico 50,000 Hard   Lourdes Domínguez Lino 5–7, 4–6
Loss 3–9 Mar 2016 ITF Campinas, Brazil 25,000 Clay   Dayana Yastremska 4–6, 4–6
Loss 3–10 Jun 2018 ITF Sumter, United States 25,000 Hard   Taylor Townsend w/o

Doubles: 17 (6 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (4–2)
Clay (2–9)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 May 2009 ITF Bournemouth,
United Kingdom
10,000 Clay   Elixane Lechemia   Stephanie Cornish
  Tímea Babos
w/o
Loss 0–2 Aug 2009 ITF Tampere,
Finland
10,000 Clay   Vivienne Vierin   Sandra Roma
  Emma Laine
4–6, 3–6
Loss 0–3 Nov 2009 ITF Le Havre,
France
10,000 Clay (i)   Amandine Hesse   Mihaela Buzărnescu
  Marina Melnikova
2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Win 1–3 Jan 2010 ITF Le Gosier,
France
10,000 Hard   Malou Ejdesgaard   Kayla Rizzolo
  Katie Ruckert
6–1, 5–7, [10–3]
Loss 1–4 Mar 2010 ITF Amiens,
France
10,000 Clay (i)   Sherazad Benamar   Efrat Mishor
  Jasmina Tinjić
6–7(5–7), 7–5, [5–10]
Loss 1–5 Mar 2010 ITF Cairo,
Egypt
10,000 Clay   Ivana King   Jana Jandová
  Dominika Kaňáková
2–6, 2–6
Win 2–5 Aug 2010 ITF Fleurus,
Belgium
10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Gally De Wael
  Fatima El Allami
6–0, 6–3
Loss 2–6 Oct 2010 ITF Clermont-Ferrand,
France
25,000 Hard   Elixane Lechemia   Youlia Fedossova
  Iryna Brémond
6–7(5–7), 3–6
Loss 2–7 Dec 2010 ITF Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
25,000 Clay   Paula Ormaechea   Maria Fernanda Alves
  Ana Clara Duarte
w/o
Loss 2–8 Mar 2012 ITF Fort Walton Beach,
United States
25,000 Hard   Elena Bovina   Madison Brengle
  Paula Kania
3–6, 4–6
Loss 2–9 May 2012 ITF Brasília,
Brazil
25,000 Clay   Aleksandrina Naydenova   María Fernanda Álvarez Terán
  Gabriela Paz
2–6, 4–6
Win 3–9 Mar 2013 ITF Innisbrook,
United States
25,000 Clay   Ashleigh Barty   Paula Cristina Gonçalves
  María Irigoyen
6–1, 6–3
Loss 3–10 Jun 2013 ITF Kristinehamn,
Sweden
25,000 Clay   Julia Cohen   Anna Danilina
  Olga Doroshina
5–7, 3–6
Loss 3–11 Sep 2013 ITF Mont-de-Marsan,
France
25,000 Clay   Laura Thorpe   Cecilia Costa Melgar
  Daniela Seguel
4–6, 2–6
Win 4–11 Sep 2014 ITF Barnstaple,
United Kingdom
25,000 Hard (i)   Carina Witthöft   Viktorija Golubic
  Diāna Marcinkēviča
6–2, 6–1
Win 5–11 Oct 2014 ITF Perth,
Australia
25,000 Hard   Veronika Kapshay   Jessica Moore
  Abbie Myers
6–2, 2–6, [10–7]
Win 6–11 Feb 2016 ITF Grenoble,
France
25,000 Hard (i)   Manon Arcangioli   Lidziya Marozava
  Amra Sadiković
7–5, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Recherche pour alize-lim-belle-de match | Ciné Télé Revue". www.cinetelerevue.be.
  2. ^ a b "ITF profile of Alizé Lim". ITF.
  3. ^ Vietnam, Le Courrier du. "Double nationalité en vue pour la tenniswoman Alizé Lim". lecourrier.vn.

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