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Misa Eguchi (江口 実沙, Eguchi Misa, born 18 April 1992) is a Japanese retired 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 27)
Ogōri, Japan
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Retired2018
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$291,933
Singles
Career record205–176
Career titles6 ITF
Highest ranking109 (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
Career titles6 ITF
Highest ranking185 (17 November 2014)
Eguchi in Wimbledon, 2014

In her career, she won six singles and six doubles titles on the ITF Women's 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 doubles rankings.

Eguchi won her first $50,000 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 125 series finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 runner–up)Edit

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

Doubles: 1 (1 runner–up)Edit

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

ITF finalsEdit

Singles: 11 (6–5)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$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)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 25 April 2011 $10,000 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Lu Jiajing 6–1, 6–1
Winner 2. 16 May 2011 $25,000 Karuizawa, Japan Carpet   Rika Fujiwara 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 6 June 2011 $10,000 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Akiko Omae 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 5 September 2011 $25,000 Noto, Japan Carpet   Tamaryn Hendler 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Runner-up 3. 3 September 2012 $25,000 Noto, Japan Grass   Kazusa Ito 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 25 February 2013 $10,000 Sydney, Australia Hard   Wang Yafan 2–6, 0–6
Winner 3. 27 January 2014 $50,000 Burnie, Australia Hard   Elizaveta Kulichkova 4–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner 4. 24 February 2014 $15,000 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Hiroko Kuwata 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 21 April 2014 $50,000 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Misaki Doi 1–6, 6–7(3–7)
Winner 5. 12 October 2015 $25,000 Toowoomba, Australia Hard   Susanne Celik 7–6(8–6), 7–5
Winner 6. 9 November 2015 $50,000 Bendigo, Australia Hard   Hiroko Kuwata 7–6(7–5), 6–3

Doubles: 10 (6–4)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 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)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 27 June 2011 $10,000 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Akiko Omae   Liang Chen
  Zhao Yijing
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 7 May 2012 $50,000 Fukuoka, Japan Grass   Akiko Omae   Monique Adamczak
  Stephanie Bengson
4–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 25 February 2013 $10,000 Sydney, Australia Hard   Mari Tanaka   Tamara Čurović
  Wang Yafan
4–6, 7–5, [10–8]
Runner-up 3. 1 July 2013 $50,000 Waterloo, Canada Clay   Eri Hozumi   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Sharon Fichman
6–7(6–8), 3–6
Winner 2. 30 December 2013 $25,000 Hong Kong, China Hard   Eri Hozumi   Zarina Diyas
  Zhang Ling
6–4, 6–2
Winner 3. 17 February 2014 $15,000 Salisbury, Australia Hard   Miki Miyamura   Jang Su-jeong
  Lee So-ra
6–2, 6–2
Winner 4. 12 October 2015 $25,000 Toowoomba, Australia Hard   Eri Hozumi   Veronica Corning
  Jessica Wacnik
4–6, 7–5, [10–5]
Winner 5. 2 November 2015 $50,000 Canberra, Australia Hard   Eri Hozumi   Lauren Embree
  Asia Muhammad
7–6(15–13), 1–6, [14–12]
Runner-up 4. 16 July 2017 $50,000 Versmold, Germany Clay   Akiko Omae   Katharina Gerlach
  Julia Wachaczyk
6–4, 1–6, [7–10]
Winner 6. 12 November 2017 $15,000 Vinaròs, Spain 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