Wu Di (tennis)
14 September 1991 |
|Height||5'8" (173 cm)|
|Turned pro||2007|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career record||14–16 (at ATP and Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)|
0 Challengers, 10 Futures
|Highest ranking||No. 161 (20 May 2013)|
|Current ranking||No. 312 (9 March 2015)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||1R (2013, 2014)|
|French Open||Q2 (2013)|
|US Open||Q3 (2014)|
|Career record||0–3 (at ATP and Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)|
0 Challengers, 2 Futures
|Highest ranking||No. 355 (31 January 2011)|
|Current ranking||No. 494 (9 March 2015)|
|Last updated on: 9 March 2015.|
Wu Di (Chinese: 吴迪; birth: 14 September 1991) is a Chinese male tennis player. Wu's best performances so far was to beat the World No. 42 Lu Yen-hsun in the 2011 Davis Cup and World No. 54 Denis Istomin in 2014
Wu participated in the 2012 Hopman Cup together with the country's best female player Li Na. Wu had the chance to try out in a much bigger stage but he could not manage to win a match.
In the Asia-Pacific Australian Open Wildcard Play-off men's final, Wu defeated Thai Danai Udomchoke 7–6(1) 6–4 to obtain his wildcard to compete in the 2013 Australian Open main draw. On his way to the final,Wu beat top seed Yuichi Sugita of Japan and No.4 seed and compatriot Ze Zhang. In the main draw, Wu lost to Ivan Dodig in four sets.
In late 2013, he once again qualified for the 2014 Australian Open by winning the Asia-Pacific Australian Open Wildcard Plays-off men's final, on the route to the main draw, Wu defeated countryman Zhe Li 6–3, 6–3, Yuki Bhambri of India 7–6(6), 6–4 and compatriot Ze Zhang 6–0, 6–3. However, He lost to Kenny de Schepper 5–7, 5–7, 6–7(2) in the first round of the AO2014 main draw.
Wu Di earned his biggest win in his career up to date by upsetting Denis Istomin 1-6 7-5 6-3 7-5 in the Asia Pacific Davis Cup singles rubber.
Wu Di has won 6 ITF Futures events, and reached one Challenger final.
|ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)|
|Runner-up||1.||30 July 2012||Beijing International Challenger||Hard||Grega Žemlja||3–6, 0–6|
|No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Opponent in the final||Score|
|1.||11 April 2010||Chongqing, F3||Hard||Marin Bradaric||7–5, RET|
|2.||13 June 2010||Jiaxing, F6||Hard||Gong Maoxin||7–5, 5–7, 6–4|
|3.||16 January 2011||Mengzi City, F1||Hard||Joshua Milton||2–6, 7–5, 6–3|
|4.||22 April 2012||Chengdu, F6||Hard||Zhang Ze||6–1, 7–6(6)|
|5.||27 May 2012||Fuzhou, F8||Hard||Chen Ti||6–1, 6–2|
|6.||3 June 2012||Gimcheon, F3||Hard||Michael McClune||6–1, 6–1|
|7.||8 April 2013||Chengdu, F1||Hard||Boy Westerhof||7–5, 2–6, 6–4|
|8.||15 April 2013||Chengdu, F2||Hard||Nick Kyrgios||6–3, 6–3|
|ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)|
|Runner-up||1.||23 August 2010||Astana Cup||Hard||Zhang Ze|| Michail Elgin
|No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Partner||Opponent in the final||Score|
|1.||11 May 2009||Wuhan, F4||Hard||Bai Yan|| Feng Xue
|2.||5 April 2010||Chongqing, F3||Hard||Zhang Ze|| Gong Maoxin
|6–3, 1–6, [10–8]|
- "ATP.com – Di Wu Profile".
- "ITF Profile".
- "ATP.com – Di Wu Singles Playing Activity in all tournaments".
- ATP ranking information.
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