Yurika Sema

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Yurika Sema
瀬間 友里加
Yurika Sema2009.jpg
Country  Japan
Residence Tokyo, Japan
Born (1986-12-25) December 25, 1986 (age 27)
Tokyo, Japan
Prize money $302,464
Singles
Career record 315 - 240
Career titles 0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 142 (30 Novevber 2009)
Current ranking No. 310 (04 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q2 (2014)
French Open Q2 (2012)
Wimbledon Q3 (2012)
US Open 1R (2009)
Doubles
Career record 196 - 154
Career titles 0 WTA, 14 ITF
Highest ranking No. 150 (19 April 2010)
Current ranking No. 168 (04 August 2014)
Last updated on: 04 August 2014.

Yurika Sema (瀬間 友里加?, born December 25, 1986 in Nerima, Tokyo) is a Japanese female tennis player.[1] Her father is Algerian, and her mother is Japanese. She is the older sister of Erika Sema.

Sema's highest Women's Tennis Association ranking was 142 on November 30, 2009.[2]

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

Singles 16 (3-13)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
Runner-up 1. September 26, 2004 Japan Hiroshima, Japan Grass Australia Emily Hewson 1-6 6-7(6)
Winner 2. October 31, 2004 Japan Tokyo, Japan Hard Japan Erika Takao 3-6 7-6(4) 6-1
Runner-up 3. September 3, 2006 China Guanzhou, China Hard China Sheng-Nan Sun 2-6 4-6
Runner-up 4. March 18, 2007 Australia Perth, Australia Hard Australia Casey Dellacqua 2-6 1-6
Runner-up 5. October 26, 2008 Australia Port Pirie, Australia Hard United Kingdom Melanie South 3-6 4-6
Runner-up 6. November 30, 2008 Australia Perth, Australia Hard Australia Monika Wejnert 6-7(8) 5-7
Runner-up 7. March 8, 2009 Australia Sydney, Australia Hard China Yi-Miao Zhou 3-6 4-6
Winner 8. June 7, 2009 Japan Komoro, Japan Clay Japan Kurumi Nara 6-3 1-6 6-4
Runner-up 9. July 19, 2009 Belgium Zwevegem, Belgium Clay Belgium Kirsten Flipkens 3-6 3-6
Runner-up 10. March 7, 2010 Australia Sydney, Australia Hard Australia Jarmila Gajdošová 3-6 3-6
Winner 11. March 6, 2011 Australia Sydney, Australia Hard Japan Rika Fujiwara 6-4 5-7 7-6(2)
Runner-up 12. May 29, 2011 South Korea Changwon, Korea Hard South Africa Chanel Simmonds 2-6 2-6
Runner-up 13. June 5, 2011 South Korea Gimcheon, Korea Hard South Korea Yoo Mi 3-6 6-3 1-6
Runner-up 14. October 17, 2011 South Korea Seoul, Korea Hard Chinese Taipei Su-Wei Hsieh 1-6 0-6
Runner-up 15. March 25, 2013 Australia Bundaberg, Australia Clay Australia Viktorija Rajicic 4-6 3-6
Runner-up 16. September 14, 2013 South Korea Incheon, Korea Hard Japan Erika Sema 3-6 4-6

Doubles 27 (14-13)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Runner-up 1. September 29, 2006 Japan Tokyo, Japan Hard Japan Mari Tanaka Latvia Liga Dekmeijere
Japan Ayami Takse
6-7(3) 3-6
Runner-up 2. April 14, 2007 United States Jackson, United States Clay Japan Junri Namigata Czech Republic Eva Hrdinová
Czech Republic Michaela Paštiková
6-7(5) 6-7(3)
Winner 3. October 26, 2007 Australia Traralgon, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema United States Courtney Nagle
United States Robin Stephenson
6-2 6-2
Runner-up 4. May 18, 2008 Japan Kurume, Japan Carpet Japan Erika Sema Chinese Taipei Kai-Chen Chang
Chinese Taipei I-Hsuan Hwang
3-6 6-2 [6-10]
Winner 5. May 24, 2008 Japan Nagano, Japan Carpet Japan Erika Sema Japan May Kato
Chinese Taipei I-Hsuan Hwang
6-3 2-6 [10-7]
Winner 6. May 31, 2008 Japan Gunma, Japan Carpet Japan Erika Sema Chinese Taipei Kai-Chen Chang
Chinese Taipei I-Hsuan Hwang
6-4 2-6 [10-7]
Runner-up 7. September 6, 2008 Japan Tsukuba, Japan Hard Japan Maki Arai Chinese Taipei Chin-Wei Chan
Chinese Taipei I-Hsuan Hwang
0-6 4-6
Runner-up 8. October 17, 2008 Australia Mount Gambier, Australia Hard Japan Miki Miyamura South Africa Natalie Grandin
United States Robin Stephenson
4-6 2-6
Runner-up 9. May 30, 2009 Japan Gunma, Japan Carpet Japan Erika Sema Chinese Taipei Wen-Hsin Hsu
Japan Mari Tanaka
3-6 6-1 [7-10]
Runner-up 10. July 19, 2009 Belgium Zwevegem, Belgium Clay France Aurelie Vedy Russia Elena Chalova
Croatia Darija Jurak
1-6 4-6
Runner-up 11. August 2, 2009 Germany Bad Saulgau, Germany Clay Croatia Darija Jurak Denmark Hanne Skak Jensen
Sweden Johanna Larsson
2-6 3-6
Runner-up 12. October 9, 2009 Australia Mount Gambier, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema Australia Olivia Rogowska
United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith
1-6 7-5[7-10]
Winner 13. October 16, 2009 Australia Port Pirie, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema Australia Alenka Hubacek
Australia Bojana Bobusic
6-1 7-5[10-6]
Winner 14. September 19, 2010 Australia Darwin, Australia Hard Japan Kumiko Iijima Australia Alenka Hubacek
Australia Tammi Patterson
6-4 6-1
Winner 15. September 26, 2010 Australia Alice Springs, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema Australia Alison Bai
Australia Emelyn Starr
7-5 6-1
Runner-up 16. May 29, 2011 South Korea Changwon, Korea Hard Japan Erika Takao Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
China Zheng Saisai
2-6 6-4 [9-11]
Runner-up 17. June 19, 2011 Indonesia Balikpapan, Indonesia Hard Japan Natsumi Hamamura Japan Kanae Hisami
Thailand Varatchaya Wongteanchai
3-6 2-6
Winner 18. July 10, 2011 Germany Aschaffenburg, Germany Clay Turkey Pemra Ozgen Czech Republic Hana Birnerová
Liechtenstein Stephanie Vogt
6-4 7-6(5)
Winner 19. May 07, 2012 Indonesia Tarakan, Indonesia Hard Japan Chiaki Okadaue Vietnam Trang Huynh
South Korea So-Ra Lee
6-4 7-6(4)
Winner 20. July 02, 2012 Netherlands Middelburg, Netherlands Clay Japan Junri Namigata Netherlands Bernice Van De Velde
Netherlands Angelique Van Der Meet
6-3 6-1
Winner 21. February 18, 2013 Australia Mildura, Australia Grass Russia Ksenia Lykina Australia Bojana Bobusic
United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith
6-4 6-2
Winner 22. May 31, 2013 Italy Grado, Italy Clay China Yi-Miao Zhou Switzerland Viktorija Golubic
Latvia Diana Marcinkevica
1-6 7-5 [10-7]
Winner 23. June 07, 2013 Italy Brescia, Italy Clay Australia Monique Adamczak Hungary Reka-Luca Jani
Russia Irina Khromacheva
6-4 7-5
Winner 24. October 6, 2013 Australia Perth, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema Australia Monique Adamczak
Australia Tammi Patterson
7–5, 6–1
Winner 25. October 27, 2013 Australia Bendigo, Australia Hard Japan Erika Sema Australia Monique Adamczak
Australia Olivia Rogowska
3–6, 6–2, [11–9]
Runner-up 26. 17 February 2014 India New Delhi, India Hard Japan Erika Sema Thailand Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
Thailand Peangtarn Plipuech
6-7 3-6
Runner-up 27. 31 March 2014 United States Jackson, United States Clay Japan Erika Sema South Africa Chanel Simmonds
Slovenia Maša Zec Peškirič
7–6 3–6 [5–10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "日本テニス協会公式サイト - プレーヤー:瀬間 友里加" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2009-03-02. [dead link]
  2. ^ "ITF Tennis - Women's Circuit - Player Biography - SEMA, Yurika (JPN)". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 2009-03-27. 

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