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Peangtarn "Earth" Plipuech (Thai: เพียงธาร ผลิพืช; born 15 November 1992) is a Thai tennis player.

Peangtarn Plipuech
Native nameเพียงธาร ผลิพืช
Country (sports) Thailand
Born (1992-11-15) 15 November 1992 (age 26)
Thailand
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$184,267
Singles
Career record242–207
Career titles0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 175 (31 July 2017)
Current rankingNo. 270 (24 June 2019)
Doubles
Career record254–171
Career titles25 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 100 (10 October 2016)
Current rankingNo. 180 (24 June 2019)
Team competitions
Fed CupRecord 9–14
Last updated on: 19 February 2019.

Plipuech has a career-high WTA singles ranking of No. 175, achieved on 31 July 2017. On 10 October 2016, she peaked at No. 100 in the doubles rankings. She has won six singles and 25 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit.

Her biggest success to date was at the 2013 Fifth Third Bank Tennis Championships where she and Nicha Lertpitaksinchai claimed the doubles title. In 2016 and 2017, she reached the final of WTA tournament in Seoul.

Plipuech's sister Plobrung is a junior tennis player.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)Edit

Winner — Legend
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2016 Korea Open, South Korea International Hard   Akiko Omae   Kirsten Flipkens
  Johanna Larsson
2–6, 3–6
Loss 0–2 Sep 2017 Korea Open, South Korea International Hard   Luksika Kumkhum   Kiki Bertens
  Johanna Larsson
4–6, 1–6

ITF finals (31–27)Edit

Singles (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 (6–4)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 14 May 2011 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Luksika Kumkhum 1–6, 0–6
Winner 1. 13 November 2011 Manila, Philippines Hard   Lu Jiaxiang 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 10 March 2012 Aurangabad, India Clay   Dalila Jakupović 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2. 30 June 2013 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Nungnadda Wannasuk 6–0, 6–1
Winner 3. 2 August 2014 New Delhi, India Hard   Natasha Palha 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 23 May 2015 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai 6–7(4–7), 2–6
Runner-up 4. 19 June 2016 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Hard   Lee Hua-chen 7–6(7–4), 0–6, 0–6
Winner 4. 28 August 2016 Tsukuba, Japan Hard   Greet Minnen 6–4, 6–0
Winner 5. 12 May 2017 Hua Hin, Thailand Hard   Jacqueline Cako 6–4, 6–2
Winner 6. 28 May 2017 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Mari Osaka 7–6(9–7), 6–0
Runner-up 5. 11 June 2017 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Tammi Patterson 3–6, 2–6

Doubles (25–22)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (23–19)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (1–1)
Carpet (1–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 3 October 2010 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Laili Rahmawati Ulfa   Ayu Fani Damayanti
  Jessy Rompies
0–6, 0–6
Winner 1. 9 October 2010 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard   Nungnadda Wannasuk   Chen Yi
  Varatchaya Wongteanchai
7–5, 6–7(4–7), [11–9]
Winner 2. 13 November 2010 Manila, Philippines Hard   Luksika Kumkhum   Ivana King
  Yasmin Schnack
6–4, 7–5
Winner 3. 4 December 2010 Mandya, India Hard   Nungnadda Wannasuk   Rushmi Chakravarthi
  Poojashree Venkatesha
6–1, 6–1
Winner 4. 14 August 2011 Taipei, Taiwan Hard   Kao Shao-yuan   Chan Hao-ching
  Chen Yi
6–3, 6–4
Winner 5. 13 November 2011 Manila, Philippines Hard   Luksika Kumkhum   Zhao Yijing
  Zheng Junyi
6–3, 6–0
Runner-up 2. 20 November 2011 Manila, Philippines Hard   Luksika Kumkhum   Napatsakorn Sankaew
  Varunya Wongteanchai
1–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Runner-up 3. 10 March 2012 Aurangabad, India Clay   Varunya Wongteanchai   Dalila Jakupović
  Sarah-Rebecca Sekulic
1–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 16 March 2012 Mumbai, India Hard   Varunya Wongteanchai   Anja Prislan
  Krya Shroff
6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 24 June 2012 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Liu Wanting
  Sun Shengnan
7–6(7–1), 3–6, [7–10]
Winner 7. 21 July 2012 Woking-Foxhills, Great Britain Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Yvonne Cavallé Reimers
  Nicola Slater
6–2, 7–5
Runner-up 5. 19 August 2012 Istanbul, Turkey Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Erika Takao
  Remi Tezuka
6–2, 6–7(1–7), [3–10]
Runner-up 6. 9 September 2012 Rockhampton, Australia Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Ayu Fani Damayanti
  Lavinia Tananta
7–5, 6–7(2–7), [8–10]
Runner-up 7. 14 October 2012 Margaret River, Australia Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Miyabi Inoue
  Mai Minokoshi
7–6(10–8), 6–7(3–7), [12–14]
Winner 8. 23 February 2013 Muzaffarnagar, India Grass   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Justyna Jegiołka
  Veronika Kapshay
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Winner 9. 27 April 2013 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Tara Moore
  Melanie South
6–3, 5–7, [11–9]
Winner 10. 4 May 2013 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Fatma Al-Nabhani
  Lee Ya-hsuan
6–2, 6–4
Winner 11. 27 July 2013 Lexington, United States Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Julia Glushko
  Chanel Simmonds
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Runner-up 8. 9 September 2013 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Miki Miyamura
  Akiko Omae
4–6, 7–6, [9–11]
Runner-up 9. 14 October 2013 Makinohara, Japan Grass   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Eri Hozumi
  Makoto Ninomiya
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 10. 9 November 2013 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i)   Varunya Wongteanchai   Lu Jiajing
  Lu Jiaxiang
4–6, 5–7
Winner 12. 16 November 2013 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i)   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Lu Jiaxiang
  Lu Jiajing
3–6, 6–2, [10–8]
Winner 13. 2 December 2013 Pune, India Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Jocelyn Rae
  Anna Smith
7–5, 7–5
Winner 14. 17 February 2014 New Delhi, India Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Erika Sema
  Yurika Sema
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 15. 26 May 2014 Balikpapan, Indonesia Hard   Michika Ozeki   Varatchaya Wongteanchai
  Varunya Wongteanchai
6–3, 4–6, [10–7]
Winner 16. 26 July 2014 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Han Na-lae
  Yoo Mi
6–3, 6–7, [11–9]
Runner-up 11. 30 August 2014 Tsukuba, Japan Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Han Xinyun
  Zhang Kailin
4–6, 4–6
Winner 17. 20 October 2014 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i)   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Oleksandra Korashvili
  Alyona Sotnikova
7–6(7–0), 2–6, [10–4]
Winner 18. 27 October 2014 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i)   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Kamonwan Buayam
  Lee Pei-chi
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 12. 10 November 2014 Mumbai, India Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Lu Jiajing
  Ankita Raina
4–6, 6–1, [9–11]
Winner 19. 11 April 2015 Ahmedabad, India Hard   Nungnadda Wannasuk   Nao Hibino
  Prarthana Thombare
6–3, 2–6, [12–10]
Winner 20. 20 July 2015 Evansville, United States Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Lauren Herring
  Kennedy Shaffer
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 13. 2 August 2015 Lexington, United States Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Nao Hibino
  Emily Webley-Smith
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 14. 24 August 2015 Tsukuba, Japan Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Lee Ya-hsuan
  Makoto Ninomiya
7–6(7–4), 6–7(2–7), [6–10]
Winner 21. 28 September 2015 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Choi Ji-hee   Hsu Ching-wen
  Emma Laine
7–5, 6–3
Winner 22. 25 October 2015 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Nudnida Luangnam   Emma Laine
  Valeriya Strakhova
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 15. 30 October 2015 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Chompoothip Jandakate   Ayaka Okuno
  Valeriya Strakhova
2–6, 6–7(2–7)
Winner 23. 28 November 2015 Toyota, Japan Carpet (i)   Akiko Omae   Luksika Kumkhum
  Yuuki Tanaka
3–6, 6–0, [11–9]
Runner–up 16. 25 December 2015 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Choi Ji-hee   Irina Khromacheva
  Valeria Solovyeva
3–6, 6–4, [5–10]
Winner 24. 11 July 2016 Qujing, China Hard   Akiko Omae   Jiang Xinyu
  Tang Qianhui
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 17. 9 April 2017 Kashiwa, Japan Hard   Han Na-lae   Jang Su-jeong
  Lee Ya-hsuan
3–6, 6–3, [4–10]
Winner 25. 27 May 2017 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Genevieve Lorbergs
  Olivia Tjandramulia
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 18. 13 November 2017 Toyota, Japan Carpet (i)   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Ksenia Lykina
  Junri Namigata
6–3, 3–6, [4–10]
Runner-up 19. 14 April 2018 Osaka, Japan Hard   Akiko Omae   Choi Ji-hee
  Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 20. 1 June 2018 Hua Hin, Thailand Hard   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai   Victoria Rodriguez
  Erin Routliffe
5–7, 6–3, [6–10]
Runner-up 21. 14 July 2018 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard   Guo Hanyu   Robu Kajitani
  Lee Pei-chi
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 22. 20 October 2018 Suzhou, China Hard   Luksika Kumkhum   Misaki Doi
  Nao Hibino
2–6, 3–6

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