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Liang Chen (Chinese: 梁辰; pinyin: Liáng Chén; born 25 February 1989) is a Chinese tennis player.

Liang Chen
梁晨
Liang RG15 (5) (19281369726).jpg
Country (sports) China
ResidenceBeijing, China
Born (1989-02-25) 25 February 1989 (age 30)
Xuzhou, China
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 484,396
Singles
Career record182–132
Career titles0 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest ranking342 (21 September 2009)
Doubles
Career record234–180
Career titles6 WTA, 1 WTA 125K, 13 ITF
Highest ranking35 (26 October 2015)
Current ranking61 (8 February 2016)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2017)
French Open2R (2016, 2017)
Wimbledon1R (2015, 2016)
US Open1R (2015, 2016)
Last updated on: 15 January 2018.

Liang has a singles career-high ranking of No. 342, achieved on 21 September 2009. Her WTA doubles career-high ranking of No. 35 she achieved on 26 October 2015.

Liang made her WTA Tour main-draw doubles debut, partnering Zhou Yimiao at the 2009 Guangzhou International Women's Open. They lost in the first round to Peng Shuai and Xu Yifan.

At the 2011 Guangzhou International Women's Open, partnering Tian Ran, they defeated Alona Bondarenko and Mariya Koryttseva 4–6, 6–3, [12–10] in the first round before losing to the 2nd seeds Alberta Brianti and Petra Martić in the quarterfinals.

WTA finalsEdit

Doubles: 11 (6 titles, 5 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
WTA Elite Trophy (1–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–2)
International (5–3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 20 September 2014 Guangzhou International Women's Open, China Hard   Chuang Chia-jung   Alizé Cornet
  Magda Linette
2–6, 7–6(7–3), [10–7]
Runner-up 1. 10 January 2015 Shenzhen Open, China Hard   Wang Yafan   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
4–6, 6–7(6–8)
Winner 2. 8 March 2015 BMW Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur Hard   Wang Yafan   Yuliya Beygelzimer
  Olga Savchuk
4–6, 6–3, [10–4]
Winner 3. 23 May 2015 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay   Chuang Chia-jung   Nadiia Kichenok
  Zheng Saisai
4–6, 6–4, [12–10]
Runner-up 2. 29 August 2015 Connecticut Open, New Haven, United States Hard   Chuang Chia-jung   Julia Görges
  Lucie Hradecká
3–6, 1–6
Winner 4. 8 November 2015 WTA Elite Trophy, Zhuhai, China Hard (i)   Wang Yafan   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 6 March 2016 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur Hard   Wang Yafan   Varatchaya Wongteanchai
  Yang Zhaoxuan
6–4, 4–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 4. 21 May 2016 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay   María Irigoyen   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
2–6, 0–6
Winner 5. 7 August 2016 Jiangxi Open, Nanchang, China Hard   Lu Jingjing   Shuko Aoyama
  Makoto Ninomiya
3–6, 7–6(7–2), [13–11]
Runner-up 5. 25 September 2016 Toray Pan Pacific Open, Tokyo, Japan Hard   Yang Zhaoxuan   Sania Mirza
  Barbora Strýcová
1–6, 1–6
Winner 6. 29 April 2018 Istanbul Open, Istanbul, Turkey Clay   Zhang Shuai   Xenia Knoll
  Anna Smith
6–4, 6–4

WTA 125 Series FinalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 15 November 2015 Hua Hin Challenger, Thailand Hard   Wang Yafan   Varatchaya Wongteanchai
  Yang Zhaoxuan
6–3, 6–4

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 11 (4–7)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. 5 April 2005 Wuhan, China Hard   Sun Shengnan 3–6, 6–4, 3–6
Winner 1. 5 May 2008 Tarakan, Indonesia Hard   Lavinia Tananta 6–7(1–7), 6–2, 6–3
Winner 2. 12 May 2008 Bulungan, Indonesia Hard   Lavinia Tananta 6–7(5–7), 6–2, 6–2
Runner–up 2. 23 June 2008 Qianshan, China Hard   Chen Yanchong 6–4, 4–6, 4–6
Runner–up 3. 16 February 2009 Guangzhou, China Hard   Zhou Yimiao 3–6, 6–4, 0–6
Runner–up 4. 18 May 2009 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Han Xinyun 2–6, 2–6
Runner–up 5. 24 August 2009 Qianshan, China Hard   Sun Shengnan 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 18 June 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Luksika Kumkhum 3–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 2 July 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Luksika Kumkhum 2–6, 7–6(8–6), 7–5
Runner-up 7. 31 December 2012 Hong Kong Hard   Tian Ran 6–7(9–11), 6–2, 3–6
Winner 4. 20 December 2014 Hong Kong Hard   Sun Xuliu 6–3, 7–5

Doubles: 25 (13–12)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 13 February 2006 Shenzhen, China Hard   Song Shanshan   Hao Jie
  Yang Shujing
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 1. 20 February 2006 Shenzhen, China Hard   Hao Jie   Chen Yanchong
  Ji Chunmei
3–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2. 8 October 2007 Beijing, China Hard   Zhao Yijing   Ji Chunmei
  Sun Shengnan
2–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 21 February 2009 Guangzhou, China Hard   Ji Chun-Mei   Han Xinyun
  Sun Shengnan
6–7, 6–2, [10–3]
Runner-up 3. 7 June 2009 Gimhae, Korea Hard   Sun Shengnan   Yayuk Basuki
  Romana Tedjakusuma
5–7, 1–6
Winner 3. 28 August 2009 Qianshan, China Hard   Sun Shengnan   Alison Bai
  Sacha Jones
6–2, 6–4
Winner 4. 21 February 2011 Antalya, Turkey Hard   Tian Ran   Olga Panova
  Marina Shamayko
6–7, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 5. 28 February 2011 Antalya, Turkey Hard   Tian Ran   Darija Jurak
  Katarzyna Kawa
4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Runner–up 4. 3 April 2011 Wenshan, China Hard   Tian Ran   Shuko Aoyama
  Rika Fujiwara
4–6, 0–6
Winner 6. 2 May 2011 Bukhara, Uzbekistan Hard   Han Sung-hee   Nina Bratchikova
  Ksenia Palkina
4–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–4
Winner 7. 13 June 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Zhao Yijing   Luksika Kumkhum
  Napatsakorn Sankaew
1–6, 6–1, 7–5
Runner Up 5. 20 June 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Zhao Yijing   Emi Mutaguchi
  Kotomi Takahata
4–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 8. 27 June 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Zhao Yijing   Misa Eguchi
  Akiko Omae
6–3, 6–4
Winner 9. 4 July 2011 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Zhao Yijing   Yurina Koshino
  Varatchaya Wongteanchai
6–1, 6–4
Winner 10. 22 August 2011 Saitama, Japan Hard   Liu Wanting   Akari Inoue
  Ayumi Oka
6–3, 5–7, 6–2
Runner–up 6. 9 January 2012 Pingguo, China Hard   Tian Ran   Kao Shao-yuan
  Zhao Yijing
6–3, 6–7, [7–10]
Runner–up 7. 12 March 2012 Sanya, China Hard   Zhou Yimiao   Erika Sema
  Zheng Saisai
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 8. 28 May 2012 Gimcheon, Korea Hard   Sun Shengnan   Hu Yue-Yue
  Xu Yifan
0–6, 6–3, [7–10]
Winner 11. 25 June 2012 Incheon, Korea Hard   Sun Shengnan   Kim Ji-young
  Yoo Mi
6–3, 6–2
Winner 12. 9 July 2012 Huzhu, China Clay   Li Ting   Li Yihong
  Tian Ran
7–5, 3–6, [10–6]
Runner-up 9. 3 January 2013 Quanzhou, China Hard   Sun Shengnan   Irina Buryachok
  Nadiia Kichenok
6–3, 3–6, [10–12]
Winner 13. 26 May 2014 Zhengzhou, China Hard   Chan Chin-wei   Han Xinyun
  Zhang Kailin
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 10. 23 June 2014 Xi'an, China Hard   Yang Zhaoxuan   Lu Jiajing
  Wang Yafan
3–6, 6–7(2–7)
Runner-up 11. 6 September 2014 Yeongwol, South Korea Hard   Liu Chang   Choi Ji-hee
  Lee So-ra
2–6, 5–7
Runner-up 12. 16 April 2016 Shenzhen, China Hard   Wang Yafan   Shuko Aoyama
  Makoto Ninomiya
6–7(5–7), 4–6

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