Leonie Küng

Leonie Küng (born 21 October 2000) is a Swiss tennis player. Küng has a career-high WTA singles ranking of No. 156, achieved on 17 February 2020. She also has a career-high WTA doubles ranking of No. 331, achieved on 19 August 2019. As a qualifier, Küng reached the singles final of the Junior Wimbledon Championships in 2018.[1].

Leonie Küng
Country (sports)  Switzerland
ResidenceBeringen, Switzerland
Born (2000-10-21) 21 October 2000 (age 19)
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
PlaysRight handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$82,420
Singles
Career record138–89 (60.8%)
Career titles5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 156 (17 February 2020)
Current rankingNo. 156 (17 February 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon JuniorF (2018)
Doubles
Career record62–74 (45.6%)
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 331 (19 August 2019)
Current rankingNo. 391 (17 February 2020)
Last updated on: 17 February 2020.

Küng has won 5 singles and 2 doubles titles on the ITF tour. She won her first $15,000 events in singles and doubles at the age of 17 in November 2017 in Oslo. Küng is the reigning Swiss National Singles Champion and also won the Swiss National Doubles title partnering Ylena In-Albon. [2].

Küng made her WTA Tour main-draw debut at the 2017 Ladies Open Biel Bienne in the doubles draw partnering Ylena In-Albon.[3]. Küng reached her maiden WTA Tour singles final at the 2020 Thailand Open by defeating three top-100 players en-route to the final.[4]

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Feb 2020 Hua Hin Championships, Thailand International Hard   Magda Linette 3–6, 2–6

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 8 (5 titles, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments (5–1)
$10,000 tournaments (0–1)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Oct 2016 ITF Telde, Spain 10,000 Clay   Giulia Gatto-Monticone 6–2, 1–6, 3–6
Win 1–1 Nov 2017 ITF Oslo, Norway 15,000 Hard (i)   Simona Waltert 6–4, 6–4
Win 2–1 Jan 2018 ITF Fort-de-France, Martinique 15,000 Hard   Emily Appleton 6–4, 2–6, 6–4
Loss 2–2 Jan 2018 ITF Petit-Bourg, Guadeloupe 15,000 Hard   Irina Ramialison 3–6, 5–7
Win 3–2 Dec 2018 ITF Monastir, Tunisia 15,000 Hard   Chiara Scholl 6–2, 6–1
Win 4–2 Dec 2018 ITF Monastir, Tunisia 15,000 Hard   Bojana Marinković 6–2, 6–4
Loss 4–3 Aug 2019 ITF Las Palmas, Spain 25,000+H Clay   Mayar Sherif 1–6, 0–6
Win 5–3 Dec 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Hard   Georgia Crăciun 6–2, 6–4

Doubles: 5 (2 titles, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments (1–0)
$15,000 tournaments (1–1)
$10,000 tournaments (0–2)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2016 ITF Sion, Switzerland 10,000 Clay   Simona Waltert   Emily Arbuthnott
  Karin Kennel
2–6, 1–6
Loss 0–2 Oct 2016 ITF Telde, Spain 10,000 Clay   Vivian Wolff   Lucía de la Puerta Uribe
  Guiomar Maristany Zuleta de Reales
5–7, 4–6
Loss 0–3 Jul 2017 ITF Knokke, Belgium 15,000 Clay   Axana Mareen   Quinn Gleason
  Luisa Stefani
4–6, 5–7
Win 1–3 Nov 2017 ITF Oslo, Norway 15,000 Hard (i)   Shaline-Doreen Pipa   Ina Kaufinger
  Anette Munozova
6–4, 5–7, [10–3]
Win 2–3 Sep 2018 ITF Clermont-Ferrand, France 25,000 Hard (i)   Isabella Shinikova   Manon Arcangioli
  Shérazad Reix
6–2, 7–5

Junior Grand Slam finalsEdit

Girls' Singles: 1 (1 runner–up)Edit

Result Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 2018 Wimbledon Grass   Iga Świątek 4–6, 2–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ITF".
  2. ^ "SwissTennis".
  3. ^ "DigiSport".
  4. ^ "WTA".

External linksEdit