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Yang Tsung-hua

Yang Tsung-hua
楊宗樺
Country  Taiwan
Residence Taiwan
Born (1991-03-29) March 29, 1991
Taiwan
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 2006
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $266,834
Singles
Career record 4–17
Career titles 0
0 Challengers, 3 Futures
Highest ranking No. 164 (May 14, 2012)
Current ranking No. 320 (May 26, 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q3 (2014)
French Open Q1 (2012, 2014)
Wimbledon Q1 (2012)
US Open Q3 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 3–5
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 144 (November 23, 2009)
Current ranking No. 378 (May 26, 2014)
Last updated on: May 26, 2014.
Yang Tsung-hua
Medal record
Tennis
Competitor for  Chinese Taipei
Asian Games
Gold 2010 Guangzhou Team Event
Gold 2010 Guangzhou Mixed Doubles

Yang Tsung-hua (Chinese: 楊宗樺, born March 29, 1991 in Taiwan, is a Taiwanese professional tennis player. On the junior circuit, Yang reached a career-high combined ranking of No. 1 in 2008, when he won the French Open singles title against polish player Jerzy Janowicz in two sets, and the Australian Open and Wimbledon doubles titles alongside Hsieh Cheng-peng.

Contents

  • Career 1
    • Juniors 1.1
      • Singles 1.1.1
      • Doubles 1.1.2
    • Pro tour 1.2
  • Futures and Challenger finals: 23 (11–12) 2
    • Singles: 6 (1–5) 2.1
    • Doubles: 19 (11–8) 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Career

Juniors

Yang was named International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior World Champion for the 2008 season by the ITF.

As a junior he compiled a 66–23 win/loss record in singles (and 61–16 in doubles), achieving his combined ranking of No. 1 in the world in July 2008.

Singles

Tournament 2008
Junior Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open F
French Open W
Wimbledon 3R
US Open SF

Doubles

Tournament 2008
Junior Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open W
French Open QF
Wimbledon W
US Open QF

Pro tour

Yang competes today on the ATP Challenger Tour and the ATP World Tour, both in singles and doubles. He reached his highest ATP singles ranking, No. 164, on May 14, 2012, and his highest ATP doubles ranking, No. 144, on November 23, 2009. Yang is coached by Lhen Man.[1][2][3]

In the 2012 US Open, Yang reached the third qualifying round, where he lost to Teymuraz Gabashvili. Later he qualified to the ATP 250 Bangkok, where he lost in first round to Grigor Dimitrov.

In 2013, he defeated Tatsuma Ito to reach semifinals of the An-Ning Challenger, where he lost to James Ward. At Kun-Ming he also reached semifinals after winning over Yuichi Sugita and Wu Di.

Yang defeated Marius Copil to reach third round of qualifying of the 2014 Australian Open, after which he lost to Dusan Lajovic. At the Maui Challenger he reach the final, where he lost to Bradley Klahn. At the Liberec Challenger he beat world number 40 Pablo Cuevas and Norbert Gombos to reach semifinals, where he was defeated by Horacio Zeballos.

Futures and Challenger finals: 23 (11–12)

Singles: 6 (1–5)

Legend
Challengers (0–1)
Futures (1–4)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. January 5, 2009 Guangzhou, P.R. China Hard Zeng Shao-xuan 6–3, 5–7, 6–4
Runner-up 1. June 22, 2009 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia Hard Luigi d'Agord 2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. July 13, 2009 Gyeongsan, South Korea Hard Ti Chen 2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. July 20, 2009 Gyeongsan, South Korea Hard Kim Young-jun 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 4. October 12, 2009 Kashiwa, Japan Hard Junn Mitsuhashi 1–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 5. August 8, 2011 Beijing, China Hard Farrukh Dustov 1–6, 6–7(4–7)

Doubles: 19 (11–8)

Legend
Challengers (3–2)
Futures (8–6)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. September 11, 2006 Osaka, Japan Carpet Lee Hsin-han Yaoki Ishii
Hiroki Kondo
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 2. June 11, 2007 Delhi, India Hard Lee Hsin-han Tushar Liberhan
Sanam Singh
6–4, 7–5
Winner 1. June 18, 2007 Guangzhou, P.R. China Hard Lee Hsin-han Yu Xin-yuan
Zeng Shao-xuan
1–6, 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 3. August 6, 2007 Semarang, Indonesia Hard Peng Hsien-yin Hiroki Kondo
Takahiro Terachi
3–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 2. October 13, 2008 Kashiwa, Japan Hard Yi Chu-huan Huang Chin-yu
Peng Hsien-yin
6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 4. October 20, 2008 Tokyo, Japan Hard Yi Chu-huan Yaoki Ishii
Hiroki Kondo
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 5. November 24, 2008 Cancún, Mexico Clay (Red) Lee Hsin-han Łukasz Kubot
Oliver Marach
7–5, 6–2
Winner 3. January 5, 2009 Guangzhou, P.R. China Hard Lee Hsin-han Li Zhe
Wang Yu Jr.
6–0, 6–3
Winner 4. March 30, 2009 Kōfu, Japan Hard Yi Chu-huan Yuuya Kibi
Tomohiro Shinokawa
6–1, 6–0
Runner-up 6. June 15, 2009 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard Lee Hsin-han Arnau Brugués-Davi
Luigi d'Agord
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 5. June 29, 2009 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard Xin-yuan Yu Aqeel Khan
Yew-Ming Si
7–6(7–4), 6–3
Winner 6. July 13, 2009 Gyeongsan, South Korea Hard Chen Ti Satoshi Iwabuchi
Gouichi Motomura
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 7. July 20, 2009 Gyeongsan, South Korea Hard Lee Hsin-han Chen Ti
Satoshi Iwabuchi
7–6(7–4), 5–7, [10–8]
Winner 8. August 24, 2009 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard Denys Molchanov Pierre-Ludovic Duclos
Alexey Kedryuk
4–6, 7–6(7–5), [11–9]
Winner 9. August 31, 2009 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard Lee Hsin-han Ketut-Nesa Arta
Christopher Rungkat
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Runner-up 7. October 12, 2009 Kashiwa, Japan Hard Lee Hsin-han Junn Mitsuhashi
Yi Chu-huan
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 8. November 2, 2009 Chuncheon, South Korea Hard Lee Hsin-han Andis Juška
Dmitri Sitak
3–6, 6–3, [10–2]
Winner 10. November 16, 2009 Yokohama, Japan Hard Yi Chu-huan Alexey Kedryuk
Junn Mitsuhashi
6–7(9–11), 6–3, [12–10]
Winner 11. July 31, 2011 Wuhai, China Hard Lee Hsin-han Feng He
Zhang Ze
6–2, 7–6(7–4)

References

  1. ^ "atpworldtour.com Profile". atpworldtour.com. ATP Tour, Inc. Retrieved 2009-12-07. 
  2. ^ "itftennis.com Men's Circuit record". itftennis.com. ITF Licensing (UK) Ltd. Retrieved 2009-12-07. 
  3. ^ "itftennis.com Junior record". itftennis.com. ITF Licensing (UK) Ltd. Retrieved 2009-12-07. 

External links

Awards
Preceded by
Ričardas Berankis
ITF Junior World Champion
2008
Succeeded by
Daniel Berta
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