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Xu Yifan

Xu Yifan
Xu Yifan US Open 2014
Country  China
Residence Tianjin, China
Born 8 August 1988
Tianjin, China
Retired Active
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US $222,931
Singles
Career record 176–141
Career titles 0 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 180 (2012)
Current ranking

No. 176 (1

December 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open m
US Open Q2 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 207–113
Career titles 2 WTA, 18 ITF
Highest ranking No. 56 (15 September 2014)
Current ranking No. 56 (15 September 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon Q2 (2014)
US Open QF (2014)
Last updated on: 15 September 2014.

Xu Yifan (Chinese: 徐一幡, born 8 August 1988 in Tianjin) is a Chinese Professional Tennis Player playing in the ITF/WTA Women's Circuit. Her current WTA ranking is 176 in Singles as of 01 December 2014. On 15 September 2014, she reached her highest WTA (Women's Tennis Association) Doubles ranking of No. 56 in the world, which she currently holds. She was a Finalist in Women's Doubles at the 2008 China Open in Beijing. On 2 September 2014 she was a Quarter Finalist at the 2014 US Open in Women's Doubles.

Contents

  • 2011 1
  • 2014 2
  • WTA and WTA 125 Series Finals 3
    • Doubles: 5 (2–3) 3.1
  • ITF Circuit Finals 4
    • Singles: 6 (1–5) 4.1
    • Doubles: 30 (18–12) 4.2
  • References 5
  • External links 6

2011

Xu posted good results at the 2011 Guangzhou International Women's Open where she fought her way from the qualifying draw unseeded, defeating 7th seed Wang Qiang and 10th seed Chan Chin-Wei to qualify. In the first round, she lost to Mandy Minella 2–6, 7–6(5), 6–0.

2014

On 2 September 2014, Xu made it to the Quarter Finals in Women's Doubles at the 2014 US Open, where she defeated the 6th seeded team Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears, and the 11th seeded team Lucie Hradecka and Michaella Krajicek before her partner retired.

On 28 October 2014, Xu came back from a 5-1 game deficit for the win in the Ningbo Challenger series against her old rival, Zhang Kailin.

WTA and WTA 125 Series Finals

Doubles: 5 (2–3)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–2)
Tier III, IV & V / International (1–0)
WTA 125s tournaments (1–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner–up 1. 23 September 2007 Beijing, China Hard Han Xinyun Chuang Chia-jung
Hsieh Su-wei
6–7(3), 3–6
Runner–up 2. 28 September 2008 Beijing, China Hard Han Xinyun Anabel Medina Garrigues
Caroline Wozniacki
1–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 22 September 2013 Seoul, South Korea Hard Chan Chin-wei Raquel Kops-Jones
Abigail Spears
7–5, 6–3
Winner 2. 3 November 2013 Nanjing, China Hard Misaki Doi Shuai Zhang
Yaroslava Shvedova
6–1, 6–4
Runner–up 3. 27 July 2014 Nanchang, China Hard Chan Chin-wei Junri Namigata
Chuang Chia-jung
6–7(4–7), 3–6

ITF Circuit Finals

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 6 (1–5)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
Runner-up 1. 13 May 2007 Chengdu, China Hard Zhang Shuai 2–6 3–6
Runner-up 2. 25 April 2010 Changwon, South Korea Hard Lee Jin-a 6–3 4–6 2–6
Runner-up 3. 23 May 2010 Karuizawa, Japan Carpet Natsumi Hamamura 1–6 2–6
Winner 4. 21 April 2014 Nanning, China Hard Chan Yung-jan 6–3, 7–6(7–1)
Runner-up 5. 26 May 2014 Zhengzhou, China Hard Kai-Lin Zhang 5–7 4–6
Runner-up 6. 14 July 2014 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i) Wang Yafan 6–3 2–6 5–7

Doubles: 30 (18–12)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Winner 1. 13 May 2006 Tarakan, Indonesia Hard Xia Huan Sandy Gumulya
Septi Mende
6–2 6–7(3) 7–6(5)
Runner-up 2. 30 July 2006 Chengdu, China Hard Xia Huan Ren Jing
Zhang Shuai
4–6 2–6
Runner-up 3. 6 August 2006 Changsha, China Hard Xia Huan Chen Yanchong
Liu Wanting
3–6 3–6
Runner-up 4. 12 May 2007 Chengdu, China Hard Huang Lei Song Shan-Shan
Xie Yan-ze
3–6 5–7
Winner 5. 8 June 2007 Changsha, China Hard Huang Lei Chan Chin-wei
Kumiko Iijima
6–3 6–4
Winner 6. 16 June 2007 Guangzhou, China Hard Huang Lei Chen Yanchong
Zhou Yimiao
6–2 7–6(4)
Runner-up 7. 18 November 2007 Kunming, China Hard Han Xinyun Urszula Radwańska
Yanina Wickmayer
4–6 1–6
Winner 8. 2 December 2007 Xiamen, China Hard Han Xinyun Ji Chunmei
Sun Shengnan
6–4 7–5
Winner 9. 16 May 2008 Caserta, Italy Clay Han Xinyun Sophie Ferguson
Christina Wheeler
4–6 6–4 [10–8]
Runner-up 10. 28 June 2008 Périgueux, France Clay Han Xinyun Anna-Lena Grönefeld
İpek Şenoğlu
3–6 4–6
Runner-up 11. 6 February 2009 Burnie, Australia Hard Zhou Yimiao Monique Adamczak
Abigail Spears
2–6 4–6
Winner 12. 7 June 2009 Komoro, Japan Clay Zhang Shuai Ayumi Oka
Varatchaya Wongteanchai
6–2 6–1
Winner 13. 15 January 2010 Pingguo, China Hard Chan Chin-wei Ji Chunmei
Liu Wanting
6–3 6–1
Winner 14. 21 February 2010 Surprise, United States Hard Ji Chunmei Christina Fusano
Courtney Nagle
5–7 6–2 [10–5]
Winner 15. 6 March 2010 Hammond, United States Hard Zhou Yimiao Christina Fusano
Courtney Nagle
6–2 6–2
Winner 16. 14 March 2010 Clearwater, United States Hard Zhou Yimiao Alina Jidkova
Laura Siegemund
6–4 6–4
Winner 17. 16 May 2010 Kurume, Japan Grass Sun Shengnan Karolína Plíšková
Kristýna Plíšková
6–0 6–3
Runner-up 18. 23 May 2010 Karuizawa, Japan Carpet Sun Shengnan Ayumi Oka
Akiko Yonemura
6–7(1) 3–6
Winner 19. 9 July 2010 Fuzhou, China Hard Liu Shaozhuo Kao Shao-Yuan
Ayaka Maekawa
3–6 6–1 [10–2]
Runner-up 20. 16 October 2011 Kalgoorlie, Australia Hard Kai-Lin Zhang Casey Dellacqua
Olivia Rogowska
1–6 1–6
Runner-up 21. 15 April 2012 Wenshan, China Hard Liu Wanting Hsieh Shuying
Hsieh Suwei
3–6 2–6
Winner 22. 21 May 2012 Changwon, South Korea Hard Liu Wanting Zhaoxuan Yang
Kai-Lin Zhang
6–4 7–5
Winner 23. 21 May 2012 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard Hu Yue-Yue Liang Chen
Sheng-Nan Sun
6–0 3–6 10–7
Runner-up 24. 9 July 2012 Yakima, United States Hard Yi-Miao Zhou Samantha Crawford
Madison Keys
3–6 6–2 3–6
Winner 25. 16 July 2012 Evansville, United States Hard Ying-Ying Duan Mallory Burdette
Natalie Pluskota
6–2 6–3
Winner 26. 29 July 2012 Lexington, United States Hard Shuko Aoyama Julia Glushko
Olivia Rogowska
7–5 6–7(7) 10–4
Runner-up 27. 18 February 2013 Surprise, United States Hard Emily J. Harman Samantha Crawford
Sachia Vickery
3–6 6–3 7–10
Runner-up 28. 13 May 2013 Balikpapan, Indonesia Hard Chen Yi Naomi Broady
Teodora Mircic
3–6, 3–6
Winner 29. 16 February 2014 Rancho Santa Fe, United States Hard Samantha Crawford Danielle Lao
Keri Wong
3–6, 6–2, [12–10]
Winner 30. 3 March 2014 Quanzhou, China Hard Chan Chin-wei Sun Ziyue
Xu Shilin
7–6(7–4), 6–1

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