Chanel Simmonds

Chanel Simmonds (born 10 August 1992) is a tennis player from South Africa.[1]

Chanel Simmonds
Country (sports) South Africa
Born (1992-08-10) 10 August 1992 (age 28)
Kempton Park, South Africa
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
PlaysLeft-handed
(two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 284,937
Singles
Career record393–214 (64.7%)
Career titles23 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 158 (27 May 2013)
Current rankingNo. 330 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2013)
French OpenQ1 (2013, 2014)
WimbledonQ2 (2012)
US Open1R (2013)
Doubles
Career record259–165 (61.1%)
Career titles29 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 176 (26 August 2013)
Current rankingNo. 291 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open Junior1R (2009)
French Open JuniorQF (2009)
Wimbledon Junior1R (2009)
Team competitions
Fed Cup25–24
Last updated on: 27 May 2020.

Simmonds has won 23 singles and 29 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 27 May 2013, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 158. On 26 August 2013, she peaked at No. 176 in the WTA doubles rankings.[2]

Junior careerEdit

In August 2007, Simmonds won her first ITF junior singles title at a G-4 event in Gaborone, Botswana.

As a junior, she reached a career-high combined rank of 14 in the ITF world junior ranking, and compiled a singles win/loss record of 95–30.[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 2012 2013 2014 2015
19
W–L
Australian Open Q1 Q3 Q2 A 0–0
French Open A Q1 Q1 A 0–0
Wimbledon Q2 Q1 A A 0–0
US Open Q2 1R A A 0–1
Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–1
Career statistics
Year-end ranking1 178 183 317 *

Notes

  • 1 2009: WTA Ranking–730, 2010: WTA Ranking–358, 2011: WTA Ranking–209.
  • * 2015: WTA Ranking–314, 2016: WTA Ranking–395, 2017: WTA Ranking–316, 2018: WTA Ranking–368.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 37 (23 titles, 14 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (17–11)
Clay (6–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Oct 2007 ITF Cape Town, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Lizaan du Plessis 1–6, 0–6
Loss 0–2 Oct 2008 ITF Pretoria, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Surina De Beer 3–6, 3–6
Loss 0–3 Aug 2009 ITF Arezzo, Italy 10,000 Clay   Giulia Gatto-Monticone 5–7, 3–6
Win 1–3 Oct 2009 ITF Pretoria, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Davinia Lobbinger 6–1, 6–0
Win 2–3 Apr 2010 ITF Cairo, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Tina Schiechtl 2–6, 6–3, 7–5
Win 3–3 May 2010 ITF Durban, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Poojashree Venkatesha 6–1, 6–4
Win 4–3 May 2010 ITF Durban, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Daniela Scivetti 6–1, 6–4
Win 5–3 Aug 2010 ITF São Paulo, Brazil 10,000 Clay   Roxane Vaisemberg 6–2, 3–6, 6–1
Win 6–3 Dec 2010 ITF Ain Sukhna, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Ana Jovanović 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(8–6)
Win 7–3 May 2011 ITF Goyang, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Lee Ye-ra 6–7(9–11), 6–1, 7–6(7–3)
Win 8–3 May 2011 ITF Changwon, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Yurika Sema 6–2, 6–2
Loss 8–4 Oct 2011 ITF Jakarta, Indonesia 25,000 Hard   Tamaryn Hendler 7–5, 4–6, 3–6
Win 9–4 Dec 2011 ITF Rosario, Argentina 25,000 Clay   Julia Cohen 6–3, 6–4
Loss 9–5 Jun 2012 ITF Gimcheon, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Duan Yingying 2–6, 1–6
Win 10–5 Sep 2012 ITF Salisbury, Australia 10,000 Hard   Zuzana Zlochová 6–3, 6–0
Loss 10–6 Oct 2012 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard   Cristina Dinu 5–7, 6–4, 4–6
Win 11–6 Dec 2012 ITF Potchefstroom, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Keren Shlomo 6–1, 6–4
Loss 11–7 May 2013 Soweto Open, South Africa 50,000 Hard   Tímea Babos 7–6(7–3), 4–6, 1–6
Win 12–7 Feb 2014 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina 10,000 Clay   Yuliya Kalabina 6–2, 6–2
Loss 12–8 Mar 2014 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina 10,000 Clay   Irina Khromacheva 2–6, 5–7
Loss 12–9 Apr 2014 ITF Dakar, Senegal 15,000 Hard   Conny Perrin 0–6, 5–7
Win 13–9 Jun 2014 ITF Sun City, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Madrie Le Roux 6–2, 6–2
Win 14–9 Mar 2015 ITF Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Cristina Sánchez Quintanar 2–6, 7–6(7–0), 6–4
Win 15–9 Apr 2015 ITF Bangkok, Thailand 15,000 Hard   Miyabi Inoue 7–6(7–4), 6–3
Loss 15–10 Mar 2016 ITF Weston, United States 10,000 Clay   Katerina Stewart 6–3, 2–6, 1–6
Win 16–10 Nov 2016 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Kaitlyn Christian 4–6, 6–3, 7–5
Win 17–10 Nov 2016 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Margarita Lazareva 6–1, 6–3
Loss 17–11 Nov 2016 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Julyette Steur 0–6, 4–6
Loss 17–12 Sep 2017 ITF Redding, United States 25,000 Hard   Robin Anderson 1–6, 4–6
Loss 17–13 Nov 2017 ITF Dakar, Senegal 25,000 Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou 0–6, 6–7(1–7)
Win 18–13 Nov 2017 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Naomi Totka 6–1, 6–0
Loss 18–14 Dec 2017 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Salma Ewing 6–4, 4–6, 4–6
Win 19–14 Dec 2017 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Lou Adler 4–6, 7–6(7–3), 6–2
Win 20–14 Apr 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Laura Schaeder 6–2, 6–1
Win 21–14 May 2019 ITF Changwon, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Lee Ya-hsuan 6–3, 7–5
Win 22–14 Sep 2019 ITF Sajur, Israel 15,000 Hard   Lina Glushko 7–5, 6–0
Win 23–14 Sep 2019 ITF Johannesburg, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Tina Nadine Smith 6–0, 6–1

Doubles: 44 (29 titles, 15 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (21–11)
Clay (8–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2010 ITF Ain Sukhna, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Audrey Bergot   Anna Brazhnikova
  Marta Sirotkina
3–6, 3–6
Win 1–1 Dec 2010 ITF Ain Sukhna, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Sofiya Kovalets   Galina Fokina
  Marina Melnikova
6–1, 6–2
Win 2–1 Oct 2011 ITF Palembang, Indonesia 25,000 Hard   Tamaryn Hendler   Ayu Fani Damayanti
  Jessy Rompies
6–4, 6–2
Win 3–1 Oct 2011 ITF Bayamón, Puerto Rico 25,000 Hard   Ajla Tomljanović   Victoria Duval
  Allie Kiick
6–3, 6–1
Win 4–1 Mar 2012 ITF Wellington, New Zealand 25,000 Hard   Anna Fitzpatrick   Han Sung-hee
  Yurina Koshino
6–3, 6–4
Loss 4–2 Sep 2012 ITF Port Pirie, Australia 25,000 Hard   Stephanie Bengson   Sacha Jones
  Sally Peers
4–6, 2–6
Win 5–2 Oct 2012 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard   Conny Perrin   Nina Bratchikova
  Margarita Lazareva
6–1, 6–1
Win 6–2 Oct 2012 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard   Conny Perrin   Lu Jiajing
  Lu Jiaxiang
6–2, 3–6, [10–7]
Win 7–2 Nov 2012 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 25,000 Clay   María Fernanda
Álvarez Terán
  Anamika Bhargava
  Sylvia Krywacz
4–6, 6–3, [10–5]
Win 8–2 May 2013 Soweto Open, South Africa 50,000 Hard   Magda Linette   Samantha Murray
  Jade Windley
6–1, 6–3
Loss 8–3 Jul 2013 Lexington Challenger,
United States
50,000 Hard   Julia Glushko   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
  Peangtarn Plipuech
6–7(5–7), 3–6
Loss 8–4 Aug 2013 ITF Landisville, United States 25,000 Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Monique Adamczak
  Olivia Rogowska
2–6, 3–6
Loss 8–5 Oct 2013 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard   Conny Perrin   Fatma Al-Nabhani
  Gioia Barbieri
6–1, 4–6, [8–10]
Win 9–5 Apr 2014 ITF Jackson, United States 25,000 Clay   Maša Zec Peškirič   Erika Sema
  Yurika Sema
6–7(5–7), 6–3, [10–5]
Win 10–5 Apr 2014 ITF Dakar, Senegal 15,000 Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Conny Perrin
  Ekaterina Yashina
6–4, 7–5
Win 11–5 May 2014 ITF Sun City, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Michelle Sammons   Ilze Hattingh
  Madrie Le Roux
7–5, 6–3
Win 12–5 Jun 2014 ITF Sun City, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Michelle Sammons   Ilze Hattingh
  Madrie Le Roux
6–3, 6–3
Win 13–5 Aug 2014 ITF Braunschweig, Germany 15,000 Clay   Conny Perrin   Polina Leykina
  Isabella Shinikova
6–3, 6–0
Win 14–5 Jan 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Melis Sezer   Ekaterine Gorgodze
  Sofia Kvatsabaia
6–4, 4–6, [10–4]
Loss 14–6 Mar 2015 ITF Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Jessica Ho   Cristina Sánchez Quintanar
  Clara Tanielian
5–7, 7–6(11–9), [3–10]
Loss 14–7 Mar 2015 ITF Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Magali Kempen   Myrtille Georges
  Isabella Shinikova
6–1, 4–6, [2–10]
Loss 14–8 Mar 2015 ITF Bangkok, Thailand 15,000 Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Jang Su-jeong
  Vojislava Lukić
4–6, 4–6
Loss 14–9 Jun 2015 ITF Ystad, Sweden 25,000 Clay   Conny Perrin   Xenia Knoll
  Cornelia Lister
5–7, 6–7(5–7)
Loss 14–10 Jun 2015 ITF Baton Rouge, United States 25,000 Hard   Storm Sanders   Samantha Crawford
  Emily Harman
6–7(4–7), 1–6
Win 15–10 Apr 2016 ITF León, Mexico 10,000 Hard   Renata Zarazúa   Sabastiani León
  Nazari Urbina
6–0, 6–2
Win 16–10 Apr 2016 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Freya Christie   Valeria Savinykh
  Alyona Sotnikova
6–4, 6–0
Loss 16–11 Jul 2016 FSP Gold River Challenger,
United States
50,000 Hard   Jamie Loeb   Ashley Weinhold
  Caitlin Whoriskey
4–6, 4–6
Win 17–11 Aug 2016 ITF Fort Worth, United States 25,000 Hard   Hsu Chieh-yu   Jacqueline Cako
  Danielle Lao
6–0, 6–4
Loss 17–12 Oct 2016 Henderson Tennis Open,
United States
50,000 Hard   Jamie Loeb   Michaëlla Krajicek
  Maria Sanchez
5–7, 1–6
Win 18–12 Nov 2016 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 10,000 Hard   Kaitlyn Christian   Valeria Bhunu
  Linnea Malmqvist
6–0, 7–6(7–3)
Win 19–12 Jan 2017 ITF Wesley Chapel, United States 25,000 Clay   Renata Zarazúa   Elizabeth Halbauer
  Sofia Kenin
6–2, 7–6(7–5)
Loss 19–13 Jul 2017 Stockton Challenger, United States 60,000 Hard   Tammi Patterson   Usue Maitane Arconada
  Sofia Kenin
6–4, 1–6, [5–10]
Win 20–13 Nov 2017 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Mana Ayukawa   Alicia Barnett
  Nina Stadler
6–2, 6–2
Win 21–13 Dec 2017 ITF Stellenbosch, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Mana Ayukawa   Petra Januskova
  Madeleine Kobelt
7–6(7–3), 6–3
Loss 21–14 Apr 2018 ITF Jackson, United States 25,000 Clay   Gaia Sanesi   Sanaz Marand
  Whitney Osuigwe
1–6, 3–6
Win 22–14 Apr 2018 Wiesbaden Open, Germany 25,000 Clay   Hélène Scholsen   Cornelia Lister
  Sabrina Santamaria
6–3, 2–6, [10–8]
Win 23–14 May 2018 ITF Rome, Italy 25,000 Clay   Conny Perrin   Chen Pei-hsuan
  Wu Fang-hsien
6–7(0–7), 6–1, [10–7]
Loss 23–15 Jun 2018 Bredeney Ladies Open, Germany 25,000 Clay   Diāna
Marcinkeviča
  Katharina Gerlach
  Julia Wachaczyk
4–6, 6–2, [6–10]
Win 24–15 May 2019 ITF Changwon, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Hsu Chieh-yu   Lee Ya-hsuan
  Choi Ji-hee
6–3, 6–4
Win 25–15 May 2019 ITF Goyang, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Hsu Chieh-yu   Lee So-ra
  Kim Na-ri
6–1, 6–3
Win 26–15 Jul 2019 ITF Evansville, United States 25,000 Hard   Hsu Chieh-yu   Pamela Montez
  Haruna Arakawa
6–2, 6–0
Win 27–15 Sep 2019 ITF Sajur, Israel 15,000 Hard   Alicia Barnett   Amandine Cazeaux
  Noelly Longi Nsimba
6–4, 6–4
Win 28–15 Sep 2019 ITF Johannesburg, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Caroline Romeo   Adesuwa Osabuohien
  Tamara Barad Itzhaki
6–1, 6–3
Win 29–15 Oct 2019 ITF Pretoria, South Africa 15,000 Hard   Caroline Romeo   Merel Hoedt
  Zeel Desai
w/o

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "WTA Profile".
  2. ^ "ITF Profile".
  3. ^ "Junior ITF Profile".

External linksEdit