Chang Kai-chen

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chang.
Chang Kai-chen
張凱貞
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Chang at the 2013 French Open
Country  Republic of China
Residence Taipei City, Taiwan
Born (1991-01-13) January 13, 1991 (age 23)
Taoyuan City, Taiwan
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro 2007
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US $633,280
Singles
Career record 154–133
Career titles 2 ITF
Highest ranking No. 82 (July 5, 2010)
Current ranking No. 124 (April 22, 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2012)
French Open 1R (2010)
Wimbledon 2R (2010)
US Open 2R (2009, 2010)
Doubles
Career record 111–70
Career titles 4 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking No. 65 (February 11, 2013)
Current ranking No. 70 (April 22, 2013)
Last updated on: April 22, 2013.
Chang Kai-chen
Medal record
Competitor for  Chinese Taipei
Women's Tennis
Asian Games
Silver 2010 Guangdong Team
Silver 2010 Guangdong Doubles

Chang Kai-chen (traditional Chinese: 張凱貞; simplified Chinese: 张凯贞; pinyin: Zhāng Kǎizhēn; born January 13, 1991 in Taoyuan City) is a professional Taiwanese tennis player. Her highest WTA singles ranking is no. 82, which she reached on July 5, 2010.[1] Her career high in doubles is no. 65, which she reached on February 11, 2013.[1]


Chang was born in Taiwan and is a right-handed player. She qualified for the 2009 U.S. Open. Chang beat 25th seed Kaia Kanepi, 6–0, 2–6, 6–2, in her first-round match. At the 2009 Toray Pan Pacific Open, Chang defeated world no. 1 Dinara Safina, 7–6, 4–6, 7–5, in her second-round match.

WTA and WTA 125 Series Finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
WTA 125s tournaments (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 14 October 2012 HP Open, Osaka, Japan Hard United Kingdom Heather Watson 5–7, 7–5, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 2. 4 November 2012 OEC Taipei Ladies Open, Taipei, Chinese Taipei Hard France Kristina Mladenovic 4–6 3–6

Doubles: 5 (4-1)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (4–0)
WTA 125s tournaments (0–1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (4–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. October 17, 2010 HP Open, Osaka, Japan Hard United States Lilia Osterloh Japan Shuko Aoyama
Japan Rika Fujiwara
6–0, 6–3
Winner 2. March 4, 2012 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Chinese Taipei Chuang Chia-jung Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Japan Rika Fujiwara
7–5, 6–4
Winner 3. August 3, 2012 Citi Open, Washington, D.C., United States Hard Japan Shuko Aoyama United States Irina Falconi
South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 1. November 4, 2012 OEC Taipei Ladies Open, Taipei, Chinese Taipei Hard Belarus Olga Govortsova Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
France Kristina Mladenovic
7-5, 2-6, [8–10]
Winner 4. March 3, 2013 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard Japan Shuko Aoyama Slovakia Janette Husárová
China Shuai Zhang
6–7(4–7), 7–6(7–4), [14–12]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open 1R 1R 2R 1R 1–4
French Open 1R 1R 0–2
Wimbledon 2R 1R 1–2
US Open 2R 2R 2–2
Win–Loss 1–1 2–4 0–2 1–2 0–1 4–10

Doubles[edit]

Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open 1R 0–1
French Open 1R 1R 0–2
Wimbledon 2R 1R 1–2
US Open 1R 0–1
Win–Loss 1–3 0–2 0–0 0–1 1–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Chang Kai-chen stats on WTA official site". WTA. Retrieved 26 February 2010. 

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