Li Zhe (tennis)

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Zhe Li (born September 20, 1986) is a Chinese tennis player who plays in the ATP World Tour. On July 7, 2012 he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of 307. His highest doubles ranking of 136 was achieved on March 7, 2011. He is currently ranked 390 in singles and ranked 323 in doubles.[1]

Personal[edit]

Zhe Li was born in Tianjin, China on September 20, 1986.[1] He began playing tennis at age 8 and turned professional in 2004. He plays right-handed, and his favorite surface is hard court. He is 6 feet, 1 inch (185 cm) and 178 pounds (81 kg).[2] His goal as a professional tennis player is to enter the top 100 ranked tennis players in the world.[3]

Career titles[edit]

International Tennis Federation[edit]

Singles titles[2][edit]

Year Tournament Opponent
2012 Israel F8 Futures Mate Delic (Croatia)
2012 China F9 Futures Chu-Huan Yi (Taiwan)
2011 Canada F3 Futures Robert Rotaru (Canada)
2010 China F4 Futures Yi-Feng Li (China)
2008 China F4 Futures Samuel Groth (Australia)

Doubles titles[2][edit]

Year Tournament Partner Opponent
2013 Turkey F7 Futures Yu Chang Hugo Nys (France) and Danilo. Petrovic (Serbia)
2012 China F6 Futures Xin Gao Yafan Wang (China) and Jiangcheng Zhao (China)
2012 Israel F7 Futures Yu Chang Dor Belfer (Israel) and Daniel Skripnik (Israel)
2012 China F8 Futures Xin Gao Peng-Xiang Gong (China) and Xiao Gong (China)
2012 China F10 Futures Xin Gao Nian Feng (China) and Yen-Hsun Lu (China)
2012 Hong Kong F2 Futures Yu Chang Constantin Belot (France) and Davy Sum (France)
2011 China F1 Futures Mao-Xin Gong Jan Blecha (Czech) and Koki Matsunaga (Japan)
2011 China F2 Futures Mao-Xin Gong
2011 China F3 Futures Mao-Xin Gong Su-Wei Hsieh (Taiwan) and Chieh-Yu Hsu (Taiwan)
2011 China F4 Futures Mao-Xin Gong
2011 China F7 Futures Mao-Xin Gong Hong Chung (Korea) and Jae-Won Yun (Korea)
2011 China F8 Futures Mao-Xin Gong S. Cheng (China) and Yen-Hsun Lu (China)
2011 Canada F3 Futures Mao-Xin Gong Su-Wei Hsieh (Taiwan) and Chieh-Yu Hsu (Taiwan)
2011 Indonesia F4 Futures Chu-Huan Yi Soong-Jae Cho (Korea) and Ji Sung Nam (Korea)
2011 Thailand F5 Futures Kelsey Stevenson Kevin Jordi (Switzerland) and Peerakiat Siriluethaiwattana (Thailand)
2010 China Tennis Grand Prix Mao Xin Gao Peng (China and Patrick RosenHolm (Sweden)
2009 National Games Peng Shuai[4] Yu Xinyuan (China) and Liu Wanting (China)[5]

Rankings[edit]

Year end ATP rankings[edit]

Year Singles Doubles
2012 390 323
2011 373 181
2010 447 146
2009 757 395
2008 548 509
2007 913 665
2006 974 439
2005 1209 700
2004 1447  –

Sponsorship[edit]

In November 2010, Zhe Li signed as a spokesperson for Dunlop Sport, after gaining recognition as the captain of the Chinese national men's tennis team and winning the China Tennis Grand Prix men's doubles title.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Zhe Li – Tennis Players - Tennis". ATP World Tour. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  2. ^ a b c "Pro Circuit - Player Profile - LI, Zhe (CHN)". ITF Tennis. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  3. ^ "Google Translate". Translate.google.com. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  4. ^ "Google Translate". Translate.google.com. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  5. ^ "Li/Peng win mixed doubles tennis title at Chinese National Games _English_Xinhua". News.xinhuanet.com. 2009-10-25. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  6. ^ "Google Translate". Translate.google.com. Retrieved 2013-09-05.