Zhang Yuxuan

Zhang Yuxuan (Chinese: 张宇璇; pinyin: Zhāngyǔxuān; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʈʂáŋ ỳ ɕɥɛ́n]; born 19 August 1994) is a professional tennis player from China.

Zhang Yuxuan
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Zhang Yuxuan after winning the 2013 ITF Women's Circuit – Wenshan singles
Country (sports) China
ResidenceTianjin, China
Born (1994-08-19) 19 August 1994 (age 26)
Tianjin, China
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
PlaysRight-handed (double-handed backhand)
Prize money$234,793
Singles
Career record186–162
Career titles0 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest ranking166 (18 April 2016)
Current ranking302 (12 August 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2013)
WimbledonQ1 (2019)
US OpenQ1 (2018)
Doubles
Career record33–34
Career titles1 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 299 (2 November 2015)
Last updated on: 12 August 2019.

She has won five singles titles and one doubles title on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 18 April 2016, she reached her highest WTA singles ranking of 166. On 2 November 2015, she peaked at No. 299 in the doubles rankings.

BiographyEdit

Zhang began playing tennis at the age of four. She gained a wild card to the 2013 Australian Open, after winning the Asia Pacific Wildcard Playoff.[1]

ITF finalsEdit

Singles: 8 (5 titles, 3 runners–up)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–3)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Sep 2012 ITF Yeongwol, South Korea 10,000 Hard   Wen Xin 7–6(7–2), 3–6, 6–3
Win 2–0 Apr 2013 ITF Wenshan, China 50,000 Hard   Wang Qiang 1–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–2
Loss 2–1 Jun 2013 ITF Changwon, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Risa Ozaki 4–6, 4–6
Loss 2–2 Aug 2014 ITF Yeongwol, South Korea 10,000 Hard   Choi Ji-hee 3–6, 4–6
Win 3–2 May 2015 ITF Wuhan, China 50,000 Hard   Liu Chang 6–4, 6–0
Loss 3–3 Oct 2015 ITF Zhuhai, China 50,000 Hard   Chang Kai-chen 6–4, 1–6, 6–7(0–7)
Win 4–3 Jun 2018 ITF Luzhou, China 25,000 Hard   Gai Ao 6–2, 6–0
Win 5–3 Jul 2018 ITF Naiman, China 25,000 Hard   Xun Fangying 6–3, 6–2

Doubles (1–2)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–2)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 7 September 2012 Yeongwol, South Korea Hard   Zhang Nannan   Kim Ji-young
  Yoo Mi
5–7, 4–6
Winner 1. 23 October 2015 Suzhou, China Hard   Yang Zhaoxuan   Tian Ran
  Zhang Kailin
7–6(7–4), 6–2
Runner–up 2. 25 March 2016 Quanzhou, China Hard   Lu Jingjing   Shuko Aoyama
  Makoto Ninomiya
3–6, 0–6


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 'AO wildcard playoff women's finalists decided' Tennis Australia (Retrieved October 21, 2012)

External linksEdit