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Ena Shibahara (born 12 February 1998) is a JapaneseAmerican tennis player.

Ena Shibahara
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Shibahara at the 2016 US Open
Country (sports) Japan (2019–current)
 United States (2014–19)
ResidenceRancho Palos Verdes, United States
Born (1998-02-12) February 12, 1998 (age 21)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CollegeUCLA Bruins
Prize money$54,238
Singles
Career record43–34
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 457 (July 29, 2019)
Current rankingNo. 508 (August 5, 2019)
Doubles
Career record53–29
Career titles1 WTA Challenger, 7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 77 (August 5, 2019)
Current rankingNo. 77 (August 5, 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
US Open1R (2016)
US Open JuniorW (2016)
Last updated on: August 7, 2019.

She has career-high WTA rankings of 457 in singles, achieved in July 2019, and 77 in doubles ranking, set on August 5th, 2019.

Shibahara made her Grand Slam main-draw debut at the 2016 US Open in the doubles event, partnering with Jada Hart. Shibahara and Hart then won the US Open in girls' doubles.

In 2016, she graduated from Palos Verdes Peninsula High School and is currently attending UCLA.

In July 2019, Shibahara switched nationalities to represent Japan.

Contents

WTA finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–1)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2019 Copa Colsanitas, Bogota, Colombia International Clay   Hayley Carter   Zoe Hives
  Astra Sharma
1–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2019 Silicon Valley Classic, San Jose, USA Premier Hard   Shuko Aoyama   Nicole Melichar
  Květa Peschke
4–6, 4–6

WTA 125K finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jan 2019 Newport Beach,
United States
Hard   Hayley Carter   Taylor Townsend
  Yanina Wickmayer
6–3, 7–6(7–1)

ITF finalsEdit

Doubles (7–1)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (6–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 17 October 2015 $25,000 Makinohara, Japan Hard   Yukina Saigo   Kanae Hisami
  Kotomi Takahata
4–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 23 June 2018 $25,000 Baton Rouge, United States Hard   Hayley Carter   Astra Sharma
  Gabriela Talaba
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2. 4 August 2018 $60,000 Lexington, United States Hard   Hayley Carter   Sanaz Marand
  Victoria Rodríguez
6–3, 6–1
Winner 3. 7 October 2018 $60,000 Stockton, United States Hard   Hayley Carter   Quinn Gleason
  Luisa Stefani
7–5, 5–7, [10–7]
Winner 4. 9 November 2018 $25,000 Lawrence, United States Hard (i)   Vladica Babić   Anna Danilina
  Ksenia Laskutova
6–4, 6–2
Winner 5. 17 November 2018 $25,000 Norman, United States Hard   Vladica Babić   María José Portillo Ramírez
  Sofia Sewing
6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. 24 February 2019 $25,000 Rancho Santa Fe, United States Hard   Hayley Carter   Francesca Di Lorenzo
  Caty McNally
7–5, 6–2
Winner 7. 18 May 2019 $60,000 Kurume, Japan Carpet   Hiroko Kuwata   Erina Hayashi
  Moyuka Uchijima
0–6, 6–4, [10–7]

Junior Grand Slam finalsEdit

Girls' doublesEdit

Result Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 2016 US Open Hard   Jada Hart   Kayla Day
  Caroline Dolehide
4–6, 6–2, [13–11]

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