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Zheng Saisai or Zheng Sai-Sai (Chinese: 郑赛赛; pinyin: Zhèng Sàisài; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʈʂə̂ŋ sâi sâi]; born February 5, 1994) is a Chinese tennis player.

Zheng Saisai
郑赛赛
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Zheng Saisai during the 2016 US Open
Country (sports) China
ResidenceShaanxi
Born (1994-02-05) February 5, 1994 (age 25)
Shaanxi
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro2008[1]
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachAlan Ma
Prize money$2,521,232
Singles
Career record294–195
Career titles0 WTA, 3 WTA 125Ks, 11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 38 (31 December 2018)
Current rankingNo. 49 (6 May 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2016)
French Open1R (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Wimbledon2R (2018)
US Open2R (2014, 2016, 2017)
Doubles
Career record187–127
Career titles4 WTA, 2 WTA 125Ks, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 15 (11 July 2016)
Current rankingNo. 104 (6 May 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2013, 2016)
French OpenQF (2013, 2016, 2017)
Wimbledon2R (2013)
US Open2R (2013)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2017)
Wimbledon2R (2013)
US Open1R (2013)
Team competitions
Fed CupRecord 4–4
Last updated on: 11 May 2019.

On 31 December 2018, she achieved her career-high singles ranking of world No. 38. On 11 July 2016, she peaked at No. 15 in the doubles rankings.

Her father is a Tibetan. She also has a Tibetan name, Suodian Zhuoma (Chinese: 索典卓玛)[2].

Contents

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2018 Jiangxi Open, Nanchang, China International Hard   Wang Qiang 5–7, 0–4 ret.

Doubles: 7 (4 titles, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (1–0)
International (3–3)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Sep 2011 Guangzhou Open, China International Hard   Hsieh Su-wei   Chan Chin-wei
  Han Xinyun
6–2, 6–1
Loss 1–1 Apr 2014 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur International Hard   Chan Yung-jan   Tímea Babos
  Chan Hao-ching
3–6, 4–6
Loss 1–2 May 2015 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France International Clay   Nadiia Kichenok   Chuang Chia-jung
  Liang Chen
6–4, 4–6, [10–12]
Win 2–2 Aug 2015 Bank of the West Classic, Stanford, United States Premier Hard   Xu Yifan   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–1, 6–3
Win 3–2 Oct 2015 Tianjin Open, China International Hard   Xu Yifan   Darija Jurak
  Nicole Melichar
6–2, 3–6, [10–8]
Loss 3–3 Jan 2016 Shenzhen Open, China International Hard   Xu Yifan   Vania King
  Monica Niculescu
1–6, 4–6
Win 4–3 Mar 2019 Mexican Open, Acapulco International Hard   Victoria Azarenka   Desirae Krawczyk
  Giuliana Olmos
6–1, 6–2

WTA 125 series finalsEdit

Singles: 5 (3 titles, 2 runner-ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 1–0 Aug 2013 Suzhou, China Hard   Shahar Pe'er 2–6, 6–2, 3–6
Win 1–1 Sep 2015 Dalian, China Hard   Julia Glushko 2–6, 6–1, 7–5
Win 2–1 Apr 2018 Zhengzhou, China Hard   Wang Yafan 5–7, 6–2, 6–1
Loss 2–2 May 2018 Anning, China Clay   Irina Khromacheva 6–3, 4–6, 6–7(5–7)
Win 3–2 Apr 2019 Anning, China Clay   Zhang Shuai 6–4, 6–1

Doubles: 2 (2 titles)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Aug 2015 Nanchang, China Hard   Chang Kai-chen   Chan Chin-wei
  Wang Yafan
6–3, 4–6, [10–3]
Win 2–0 Sep 2015 Dalian, China Hard   Zhang Kailin   Chan Chin-wei
  Darija Jurak
6–3, 6–4

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000/60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 19 (11–8)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. July 6, 2009 Shenzhen, China Hard   Sabina Sharipova 7–5, 6–4
Runner–up 1. April 5, 2010 Ningbo, China Hard   Tian Ran 6–2, 6–3
Runner–up 2. June 28, 2010 Hefei, China Hard   Duan Yingying 6–3, 6–4
Winner 2. October 25, 2010 Taipei, Taiwan Hard   Zhang Ling 6–3, 6–3
Runner–up 3. January 17, 2011 Muzaffarnagar, India Grass   Tadeja Majerič 6–2, 5–7, 6–2
Runner–up 4. January 31, 2011 Burnie, Australia Hard   Eugenie Bouchard 6–4, 6–3
Runner–up 5. April 9, 2012 Wenshan, China Hard   Hsieh Su-wei 6–3, 6–3
Winner 3. May 14, 2012 Kurume, Japan Grass   Monique Adamczak 7–5, 6–2
Winner 4. October 28, 2012 Taipei, Taiwan Hard   Zarina Diyas 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 6. September 9, 2013 Sanya, China Hard   Karolína Plíšková 6–3, 6–4
Winner 5. May 5, 2014 Anning, China Clay   Jovana Jakšić 6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. April 27, 2015 Gifu, Japan Hard   Naomi Osaka 3–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 7. May 4, 2015 Anning, China Clay   Han Xinyun 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 7. March 6, 2017 Zhuhai, China Hard   Denisa Allertová 3–6, 6–2, 4–6
Winner 8. April 2, 2017 Quanzhou, China Hard   Liu Fangzhou 6–2, 6–3
Winner 9. April 30, 2017 Anning, China Clay   Zarina Diyas 7–5, 6–4
Winner 10. April 28, 2018 Quanzhou, China Hard   Liu Fangzhou 6–3, 6–1
Winner 11. October 21, 2018 Suzhou, China Hard   Jana Čepelová 7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 8. November 11, 2018 Shenzhen, China Hard   Ivana Jorović 3–6, 6–2, 4–6

Doubles: 15 (9–6)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. June 28, 2010 Hefei, China Hard   Tian Ran   Bai Xi
  Zhang Kailin
6–0, 6–4
Runner–up 1. October 25, 2010 Taipei, Taiwan Hard   Juan Ting-fei   Kao Shao-yuan
  Wang Qiang
6–3, 7–6(7–2)
Winner 2. May 23, 2011 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Chan Hao-ching   Yurika Sema
  Erika Takao
6–2, 4–6, [11–9]
Runner–up 2. August 1, 2011 Beijing, China Hard   Tetiana Luzhanska   Chan Hao-ching
  Chan Yung-jan
6–2, 6–3
Winner 3. September 12, 2011 Ningbo, China Hard   Tetiana Luzhanska   Chan Chin-wei
  Han Xinyun
6–4, 5–7, [10–4]
Runner–up 3. February 6, 2012 Launceston, Australia Hard   Hsieh Shu-ying   Kotomi Takahata
  Shuko Aoyama
6–4, 6–4
Winner 4. March 12, 2012 Sanya, China Hard   Erika Sema   Liang Chen
  Zhou Yimiao
6–2, 6–2
Runner–up 4. March 24, 2012 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Chan Chin-wei   Natela Dzalamidze
  Marta Sirotkina
4–6, 1–6
Winner 5. March 31, 2012 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Noppawan Lertcheewakarn   Sun Shengnan
  Han Xinyun
6–3, 6–3
Winner 6. May 6, 2012 Gifu, Japan Hard   Jessica Pegula   Chan Chin-wei
  Hsu Wen-hsin
6–4, 3–6, [10–4]
Runner–up 5. September 10, 2012 Ningbo, China Hard   Tetiana Luzhanska   Shuko Aoyama
  Chang Kai-chen
2–6, 5–7
Runner–up 6. April 21, 2014 Nanning, China Hard   Zhang Ling   Zhang Kailin
  Han Xinyun
6–7(8–10), 6–7(3–7)
Winner 7. May 10, 2014 Trnava, Slovakia Clay   Stephanie Vogt   Margarita Gasparyan
  Evgeniya Rodina
6–4, 6–2
Winner 8. May 8, 2015 Anning, China Hard   Xu Yifan   Yang Zhaoxuan
  Ye Qiuyu
7–5, 6–2
Winner 9. July 14, 2018 Contrexéville, France Clay   An-Sophie Mestach   Prarthana Thombare
  Eva Wacanno
3–6, 6–2, [10–7]

Summer Youth Olympic GamesEdit

Singles: 1 (1 silver medal)Edit

Outcome Year Host nation Surface Opponent Score
Silver medal 2010 Singapore Hard   Daria Gavrilova 6–2, 2–6, 0–6

Doubles: 1 (1 gold medal)Edit

Outcome Year Host nation Surface Partner Opponents Score
Gold medal 2010 Singapore Hard   Tang Haochen   Jana Čepelová
  Chantal Škamlová
6–4, 3–6, [10–4]

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 W–L
Australian Open A Q1 Q1 1R 2R 1R A 1R 1–4
French Open A Q1 Q2 1R 1R 1R 1R 0–4
Wimbledon Q2 A Q1 1R 1R 1R 2R 1–4
US Open Q3 Q1 2R 1R 2R 2R Q1 3–4
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 1–1 0–4 2–4 1–4 1–2 0–1 5–16

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 W–L
Australian Open A SF 1R 1R SF 3R A 1R 10–6
French Open 2R QF 2R 2R QF QF 1R 12–7
Wimbledon 1R 2R A 1R 1R A A 1–3
US Open 1R 2R 2R 2R 3R 2R 1R 6–7
Win–Loss 1–3 9–4 2–3 2–4 9–4 6–3 0–2 0–1 29–23

Wins over top-10 playersEdit

# Player Rank Event Surface Rd Score
2016
1.   Petra Kvitová 6 Shenzhen Open, China Hard 1R 6–2, ret.
2.   Angelique Kerber 2 Qatar Ladies Open, Doha Hard 2R 7–5, 6–1
3.   Agnieszka Radwańska 5 Summer Olympics, Rio de Janeiro Hard 1R 6–4, 7–5
2017
4.   Elina Svitolina 10 Madrid Open Clay 1R 2–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Saisai Zheng". WTA.
  2. ^ http://jingji.sports.cn/ywyl/2015/1106/139264.html

External linksEdit