Misa Eguchi

Misa Eguchi (江口 実沙, Eguchi Misa, born 18 April 1992) is a retired Japanese tennis player.

Misa Eguchi
江口 実沙
2015 US Open Tennis - Qualies - Misa Eguchi (JPN) def. Julie Coin (FRA) (20752301020).jpg
Country (sports) Japan
Born (1992-04-18) 18 April 1992 (age 28)
Ogōri, Japan
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Retired2018
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$291,933
Singles
Career record205–176 (53.8%)
Career titles6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 109 (12 September 2016)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2018)
French OpenQ1 (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016)
WimbledonQ2 (2014, 2016)
US Open1R (2017)
Doubles
Career record89–99 (47.3%)
Career titles6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 185 (17 November 2014)
Eguchi in Wimbledon, 2014

In her career, she won six singles and six doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. On 12 September 2016, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 109. On 17 November 2014, she peaked at No. 185 in the WTA doubles rankings.

Eguchi won her first $50k title at the 2014 McDonald's Burnie International, defeating Elizaveta Kulichkova in the final.[1] Six months later, she advanced to her first ever WTA Tour quarterfinal at the Baku Cup, losing in three sets to Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia.[2]

WTA 125K series finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 runner–up)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2016 Dalian Open, China Hard   Kristýna Plíšková 5–7, 6–4, 5–2 ret.

Doubles: 1 (1 runner–up)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2014 Suzhou Open, China Hard   Eri Hozumi   Chan Chin-wei
  Chuang Chia-jung
1–6, 6–3, [7–10]

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 11 (6 titles, 5 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–3)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (1–1)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Apr 2011 ITF Bangkok, Thailand 10,000 Hard   Lu Jiajing 6–1, 6–1
Win 2–0 May 2011 ITF Karuizawa, Japan 25,000 Carpet   Rika Fujiwara 6–3, 6–3
Loss 2–1 Jun 2011 ITF Tokyo, Japan 10,000 Hard   Akiko Omae 3–6, 4–6
Loss 2–2 Sep 2011 ITF Noto, Japan 25,000 Carpet   Tamaryn Hendler 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Loss 2–3 Sep 2012 ITF Noto, Japan 25,000 Grass   Kazusa Ito 2–6, 4–6
Loss 2–4 Feb 2013 ITF Sydney, Australia 10,000 Hard   Wang Yafan 2–6, 0–6
Win 3–4 Jan 2014 ITF Burnie, Australia 50,000 Hard   Elizaveta Kulichkova 4–6, 6–2, 6–3
Win 4–4 Feb 2014 ITF Port Pirie, Australia 15,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata 6–1, 6–2
Loss 4–5 Apr 2014 ITF Seoul, South Korea 50,000 Hard   Misaki Doi 1–6, 6–7(3–7)
Win 5–5 Oct 2015 ITF Toowoomba, Australia 25,000 Hard   Susanne Celik 7–6(8–6), 7–5
Win 6–5 Nov 2015 Bendigo International, Australia 50,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata 7–6(7–5), 6–3

Doubles: 10 (6 titles, 4 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–1)
Clay (1–2)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jun 2011 ITF Pattaya, Thailand 10,000 Hard   Akiko Omae   Liang Chen
  Zhao Yijing
3–6, 4–6
Loss 0–2 May 2012 Fukuoka International, Japan 50,000 Grass   Akiko Omae   Monique Adamczak
  Stephanie Bengson
4–6, 4–6
Win 1–2 Feb 2013 ITF Sydney, Australia 10,000 Hard   Mari Tanaka   Tamara Čurović
  Wang Yafan
4–6, 7–5, [10–8]
Loss 1–3 Jul 2013 ITF Waterloo, Canada 50,000 Clay   Eri Hozumi   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Sharon Fichman
6–7(6–8), 3–6
Win 2–3 Dec 2013 ITF Hong Kong, China 25,000 Hard   Eri Hozumi   Zarina Diyas
  Zhang Ling
6–4, 6–2
Win 3–3 Feb 2014 ITF Salisbury, Australia 15,000 Hard   Miki Miyamura   Jang Su-jeong
  Lee So-ra
6–2, 6–2
Win 4–3 Oct 2015 ITF Toowoomba, Australia 25,000 Hard   Eri Hozumi   Veronica Corning
  Jessica Wacnik
4–6, 7–5, [10–5]
Win 5–3 Nov 2015 Canberra International, Australia 50,000 Hard   Eri Hozumi   Lauren Embree
  Asia Muhammad
7–6(15–13), 1–6, [14–12]
Loss 5–4 Jul 2017 Reinert Open Versmold, Germany 60,000 Clay   Akiko Omae   Katharina Gerlach
  Julia Wachaczyk
6–4, 1–6, [7–10]
Win 6–4 Nov 2017 ITF Vinaròs, Spain 15,000 Clay   Akiko Omae   Snehadevi Reddy
  Charlotte Römer
6–2, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "$50,000 Burnie". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 25 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Jovanovski ends Eguchi's run in Baku". Women's Tennis Association. 25 July 2014. Retrieved 25 July 2014.

External linksEdit