Lee Jin-a

Lee Jin-a (born 10 March 1985) is a former South Korean tennis player.

Lee Jin-a
Country (sports) South Korea
ResidenceCheolwon, South Korea
Born (1985-03-10) 10 March 1985 (age 35)
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$93,484
Singles
Career record198–85
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 158 (13 December 2010)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2011)
French OpenQ1 (2011)
US OpenQ1 (2010)
Doubles
Career record113–54
Career titles15 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 197 (28 February 2011)
Lee Jin-a
Hangul
Revised RomanizationI Jina
McCune–ReischauerI China

On 13 December 2010, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 158. On 28 February 2011, she achieved her highest WTA doubles ranking of No. 197.

Lee started playing tennis at the age of eleven. In her career, she won 11 singles titles and 15 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit.

Playing for South Korea at the Fed Cup, Lee has a win/loss record of 11–7.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 20 (11–9)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 28 May 2006 Seogwipo, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi 5–7, 2–6
Winner 1. 6 August 2006 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Selma Andrade 6–3, 6–3
Winner 2. 27 May 2007 Gimhae, South Korea Clay   Lee Cho-won 6–2, 6–1
Winner 3. 3 June 2007 Gimhae, South Korea Clay   Chang Kyung-mi 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 25 May 2008 Nagano, Japan Carpet   Erika Takao 4–6, 1–6
Winner 4. 31 August 2008 Gimhae, South Korea Hard   Chae Kyung-yee 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 13 September 2008 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Chae Kyung-yee 6–4, 6–1
Winner 5. 3 May 2009 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim So-jung 6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 4. 31 May 2009 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Han Xinyun 5–7, 4–6
Winner 6. 5 July 2009 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim Ji-sun 6–2, 6–0
Runner-up 5. 12 July 2009 Sunchang, South Korea Hard   Kim Na-ri 7–6(8–6), 5–7, ret.
Winner 7. 11 April 2010 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Irina-Camelia Begu 6–4, 6–2
Winner 8. 25 April 2010 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Xu Yifan 3–6, 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 6. 30 May 2010 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Kim Na-ri 4–6, 4–6
Winner 9. 12 June 2010 Qarshi, Uzbekistan Hard   Sabina Sharipova 6–2, 1–6, 6–4
Runner-up 7. 11 July 2010 Fuzhou, China Hard   Chan Yung-jan 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 8. 17 April 2011 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Kim So-jung 6–2, 3–6, 1–6
Winner 10. 3 February 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Yana Buchina 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 9. 31 March 2013 Nishitama District, Japan Hard   Yoo Mi 6–1, 1–6, 2–6
Winner 11. 7 September 2014 Yeongwol, South Korea Hard   Olivia Tjandramulia 6–2, 6–2

Doubles: 21 (15–6)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 3 July 2004 Inchon, South Korea Hard   Yoo Soo-mi   Maki Arai
  Remi Tezuka
6–2, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 2. 11 July 2004 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Kim Mi-ok   Chan Chin-wei
  Chen Yi
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 13 November 2005 Manila, Philippines Hard   Lim Sae-mi   Chen Yi
  Kao Shao-yuan
4–6, 1–6
Winner 3. 28 May 2006 Daegu, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi   Chang Kyung-mi
  Kim Mi-ok
4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 4. 28 May 2006 Seogwipo, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi   Cho Jeong-a
  Kim Ji-young
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 18 June 2006 Inchon, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi   Chuang Chia-jung
  Napaporn Tongsalee
2–6, 4–6
Winner 5. 6 August 2006 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Pichittra Thongdach   Uthumporn Pudtra
  Yang Zijun
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 5 May 2007 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi   Tetiana Luzhanska
  Romana Tedjakusuma
1–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 27 May 2007 Gimhae, South Korea Clay   Chang Kyung-mi   Yuka Kuroda
  Eriko Mizuno
6–1, 6–4
Winner 7. 3 June 2007 Gimhae, South Korea Clay   Chang Kyung-mi   Kim Sun-jung
  Lee Cho-won
6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 4. 27 April 2008 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Chan Chin-wei
  Jarmila Gajdošová
6–1, 1–6, [5–10]
Winner 8. 11 May 2008 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Cho Yoon-jeong
  Kim Jin-hee
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 3 May 2009 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Chang Kai-chen
  Chen Yi
1–6, 5–7
Winner 9. 4 July 2009 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Kim Kun-hee
  Yu Min-hwa
6–1, 6–2
Winner 10. 17 April 2010 Gimhae, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Misaki Doi
  Junri Namigata
1–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Winner 11. 24 April 2010 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Misaki Doi
  Junri Namigata
5–7, 6–3, [10–8]
Winner 12. 1 May 2010 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Kim Kun-hee
  Yu Min-hwa
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 6. 29 May 2010 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Kim Kun-hee
  Yu Min-hwa
4–6, 4–6
Winner 13. 19 January 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Yoo Mi   Elyne Boeykens
  Kelly Versteeg
6–3, 6–4
Winner 14. 26 January 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Yoo Mi   Natalija Kostić
  Gaia Sanesi
6–3, 6–1
Winner 15. 2 February 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Han Na-lae   Eva Fernandez-Brugues
  Isabella Shinikova
6–3, 6–3

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