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Riko Sawayanagi (澤柳 璃子, Sawayanagi Riko, born 25 October 1994) is a Japanese professional tennis player.

Riko Sawayanagi
Riko Sawayanagi 1, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Japan
Born (1994-10-25) 25 October 1994 (age 24)
Hakodate, Hokkaido[1]
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)[1]
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$173,025
Singles
Career record185–149
Career titles3 ITF
Highest ranking178 (5 October 2015)
Current ranking866 (23 September 2019)
Doubles
Career record130–97
Career titles10 ITF
Highest ranking142 (17 July 2017)
Last updated on: 28 September 2019.

Primarily, Sawayanagi plays on the ITF Women's Circuit. To date, she has won 13 titles, including a $75K doubles tournament.

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (3–6)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–3)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (1–2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. 5 June 2011 Mie Prefecture, Japan Carpet   Miharu Imanishi 4–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 9 June 2014 Kashiwa, Japan Hard   Junri Namigata 6–4, 7–6
Winner 2. 26 October 2014 Hamamatsu, Japan Carpet   Junri Namigata 2–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner 3. 24 May 2015 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Jang Su-jeong 6–4, 6–4
Runner–up 2. 14 June 2015 Kashiwa, Japan Hard   Erika Sema 4–6, 4–6
Runner–up 3. 12 October 2015 Makinohara, Japan Grass   Katarzyna Kawa 7–6(6), 2–6, 6–7(6)
Runner–up 4. 16 October 2016 Makinohara, Japan Carpet   Ksenia Lykina 3–6, 3–6
Runner–up 5. 5 November 2016 Chenzhou, China Hard   Dalma Gálfi 0–6, 4–6
Runner–up 6. 13 November 2016 Pune, India Hard   Irina Khromacheva 1–6, 1–6

Doubles (10–6)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (6–5)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (4–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner–up 1. 5 June 2011 Mie Prefecture, Japan Carpet   Chihiro Takayama   Shiori Araki
  Risa Hasegawa
3–6, 6–7(3)
Winner 1. 17 September 2011 Kyoto, Japan Carpet   Miyu Kato   Kazusa Ito
  Tomoko Taira
6–4, 7–6(5)
Winner 2. 26 November 2011 Toyota, Japan Carpet (i)   Makoto Ninomiya   Caroline Garcia
  Michaëlla Krajicek
w/o
Runner–up 2. 5 May 2013 Gifu, Japan Hard   Nao Hibino   Luksika Kumkhum
  Erika Sema
4–6, 3–6
Runner–up 3. 16 June 2013 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Jang Su-jeong   Kim Na-ri
  Lee Ye-ra
3–6, 3–6
Runner–up 4. 23 June 2013 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Jang Su-jeong   Kang Seo-kyung
  Kim Ji-young
5–7, 1–6
Winner 3. 14 July 2014 Granby, Canada Hard   Hiroko Kuwata   Erin Routliffe
  Carol Zhao
w/o
Winner 4. 1 September 2014 Noto, Japan Carpet   Miyabi Inoue   Miki Miyamura
  Chihiro Nunome
6–3, 7–6(2)
Winner 5. 17 May 2015 Kurume, Japan Hard   Makoto Ninomiya   Eri Hozumi
  Junri Namigata
7–6(10), 6–3
Winner 6. 28 February 2016 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Lee Ya-hsuan   Ashleigh Barty
  Casey Dellacqua
6–4, 7–5
Winner 7. 15 October 2016 Makinohara, Japan Carpet   Ksenia Lykina   Rika Fujiwara
  Erika Sema
6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 5. 6 January 2017 Hong Kong Hard   Ksenia Lykina   Hiroko Kuwata
  Akiko Omae
1–6, 0–6
Winner 8. 4 February 2017 Burnie, Australia Hard   Barbora Štefková   Alison Bai
  Varatchaya Wongteanchai
7–6(6), 4–6, [10–7]
Winner 9. 17 February 2017 Perth, Australia Hard   Junri Namigata   Irina Maria Bara
  Prarthana Thombare
7–6(5), 4–6, [11–9]
Winner 10. 24 February 2017 Perth, Australia Hard   Junri Namigata   Tammi Patterson
  Olivia Rogowska
4–6, 7–5, [10–6]
Runner-up 6. 17 June 2017 Kōfu, Japan Hard   Hiroko Kuwata   Rika Fujiwara
  Kyōka Okamura
6–7(4), 3–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Japanese Tennis Association Profile" (in Japanese). Archived from the original on February 17, 2015. Retrieved February 16, 2015.

External linksEdit