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Yung-Jan Chan

Yung-Jan Chan
  • Residence: Taipei, Chinese Taipei
  • Date of Birth: 17 Aug 1989
  • Birthplace: Taipei, Chinese Taipei
  • Height: 5' 7" (1.70 m)
  • Weight: 132 lbs. (60 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (August 2004)

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Yung-Jan Chan Biography

Coached by father, Chan Yuan-Liang ... Mother is Liu Hsieh-Chen (businesswoman); younger sister is Chan Hao-Ching (also plays on WTA) ... Began playing at age 6 when father introduced her to the sport at a tennis club ... Baseliner whose favorite shot is backhand down the line; favorite surface is hard ... Speaks Chinese, English ... Likes light rock music, Chinese food, swimming ... Favorite tournament is US Open ... Goal is to reach Top 30 or higher.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 2 16
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 17
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 18
Prize Money $248,845 $3,057,282
W/L - Singles 0 - 0 292 - 179
W/L - Doubles 26 - 12 376 - 168
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
748 9999 6
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-Jun-2007 (50) 29-Feb-2016 (5)
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2015 - Fell 1r once and in qualifying seven times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and US Open); won three WTA doubles titles (all w/H.Chan).

2014 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r five times (incl. Australian Open and US Open) and in qualifying five times; won one WTA doubles title; won one WTA 125K Series doubles title.

2013 - Reached 2r once (Australian Open); fell 1r once and in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one WTA doubles title; won one WTA 125K Series doubles title; struggled throughout season w/vertigo (withdrew from Kuala Lumpur, Roland Garros and Wimbledon).

2012 - SF at Carlsbad (l. to Bartoli); reached 2r once (Roland Garros); fell 1r twice and in qualifying six times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); missed first two and a half months recovering from surgery in off-season to remove stomach cyst.

2011 - Reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r once; fell 1r four times (incl. US Open) and in qualifying five times (incl. other two majors); won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Reached 3r once (US Open) and 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r nine times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying six times; won one WTA doubles title; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Another Top 100 season; QF twice at Guangzhou and Seoul; reached 2r three times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. Wimbledon) and fell in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one WTA doubles title; won one singles title and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit; missed clay court season w/left foot injury (incl. Roland Garros).

2008 - Another Top 100 season; SF at Strasbourg (l. to Srebotnik); QF twice at Pattaya City and Bali; reached 3r once and 2r six times (incl. US Open); fell 1r nine times (incl. other three majors, Olympics); and in qualifying five times; won three WTA doubles titles (all w/Chuang).

2007 - Another Top 100 season; reached first WTA final at Bangkok (l. to Pennetta); QF at Kolkata; reached 3r once and 2r twice; fell 1r 11 times (incl. all four majors) and in qualifying once; made Top 50 debut on June 11 (after Roland Garros; rose from No.53 to No.50); won three WTA doubles titles w/Chuang - also reached first two Grand Slam doubles finals at Australian Open and US Open (first players from Chinese Taipei ever to reach a Grand Slam final of any kind); made doubles Top 10 debut on June 11 (rose from No.13 to No.10); won four singles titles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - First Top 100 season; SF at Tokyo [Japan Open] (l. to Nakamura); fell 1r twice (Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying twice (other two majors); made Top 100 debut on October 30 (rose from No.101 to No.96); won four singles titles and five doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first WTA main draw at US Open, falling 1r (as qualifier, l. to S.Williams); fell in qualifying twice; won first WTA doubles title (w/Chuang); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2004 - Won three singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2003 - Played first event of career on ITF Circuit in Chinese Taipei.
SINGLES
Finalist (1): 2007 - Bangkok.

DOUBLES
Winner (16): 2016 - Kaohsiung, Doha (both w/H.Chan); 2015 - Pattaya City, Cincinnati, Tokyo [Japan Open] (all w/H.Chan); 2014 - Eastbourne. 125/Taipei (both w/H.Chan); 2013 - Shenzhen (w/H.Chan), 125/Ningbo (w/Zhang); 2010 - Kuala Lumpur (w/J.Zheng); 2009 - Seoul (w/Spears); 2008 - Pattaya City, Rome, Los Angeles (all w/Chuang); 2007 - Bangalore, Birmingham, 's-Hertogenbosch (all w/Chuang); 2005 - Seoul (w/Chuang).
Finalist (20): 2016 - Eastbourne (w/H.Chan); 2015 - Australian Open, Eastbourne (both w/J.Zheng), Tokyo [Pan Pacific], Beijing (both w/H.Chan); 2014 - Charleston (w/H.Chan), Kuala Lumpur (w/S.Zheng); 2012 - Pattaya City (w/H.Chan); 2010 - Hobart (w/Niculescu), Stanford (w/J.Zheng); 2009 - Stanford (w/Niculescu); 2008 - Bangalore, Strasbourg (both w/Chuang); 2007 - Australian Open, Pattaya City, Indian Wells, US Open (all w/Chuang), Istanbul (w/Mirza), Stuttgart (w/Safina); 2006 - Tokyo [Japan Open] (w/Chuang).

MIXED DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2011 - Australian Open (w/Hanley).

ADDITIONAL
Chinese Taipei Fed Cup Team, 2006-08, 2010, 2012, 2015.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 2 16
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 17
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 18
Prize Money $248,845 $3,057,282
W/L - Singles 0 - 0 292 - 179
W/L - Doubles 26 - 12 376 - 168

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
2 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 2r - - 1r 2r 1r 1r
3 / 5 FRENCH OPEN - - 2r 3r 1r - 1r 1r
1 / 5 WIMBLEDON - - - - 2r 1r 1r 1r
3 / 7 US OPEN 1r - - 1r 3r - 2r 1r
W/L   2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
2 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - - - - - -
3 / 5 FRENCH OPEN - - - - - - -
1 / 5 WIMBLEDON 1r - - - - - -
3 / 7 US OPEN 1r 1r - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
19 / 9 AUSTRALIAN OPEN QF F 1r 1r - 3r 3r 1r
18 / 8 FRENCH OPEN QF 3r 2r - 3r 3r 3r -
4 / 9 WIMBLEDON 2r 1r 1r - 1r 2r 1r 1r
14 / 9 US OPEN - QF 2r 1r 1r 1r SF 2r
W/L   2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002
19 / 9 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3r F - - - - -
18 / 8 FRENCH OPEN QF QF - - - - -
4 / 9 WIMBLEDON 1r 3r - - - - -
14 / 9 US OPEN 1r F - - - - -

Yung-Jan Chan Results

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
748 9999 6

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 160
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R32 50
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 60
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 220
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
30/08/2010 US OPEN R32 160
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R64 100
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R32 50
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R128 2
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON R128 2
27/05/2007 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
15/01/2007 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2006 US OPEN R16 31
Date Tournament Round Points
26/06/2006 WIMBLEDON R16 31
28/05/2006 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
16/01/2006 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 15
29/08/2005 US OPEN R16 43
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2015 406 7
2014 212 36
2013 248 98
2012 106 72
2011 132 42
2010 109 18
2009 94 52
2008 68 17
2007 67 8
2006 96 119
2005 219 148
2004 489 373
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-Jun-2007 (50) 29-Feb-2016 (5)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
748 21

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 160
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R32 50
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 60
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 220
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
30/08/2010 US OPEN R32 160
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R64 100
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R32 50
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R128 2
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON R128 2
27/05/2007 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
15/01/2007 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2006 US OPEN R16 31
Date Tournament Round Points
26/06/2006 WIMBLEDON R16 31
28/05/2006 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
16/01/2006 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 15
29/08/2005 US OPEN R16 43

Tour Championships

Date Tournament Round Points

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
03/08/2015 STANFORD Q - R16 1
23/02/2015 DOHA Q - R32 1
04/08/2014 MONTRÉAL Q - R64 1
09/06/2014 BIRMINGHAM Q - R32 1
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1
18/03/2014 MIAMI Q - R64 2
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R16 30
13/08/2012 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
16/07/2012 CARLSBAD S 212
09/07/2012 STANFORD Q - R16 1
Date Tournament Round Points
02/04/2012 CHARLESTON R32 8
20/03/2012 MIAMI Q - R32 20
22/03/2011 MIAMI R16 30
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
21/02/2011 DOHA Q - R32 1
26/09/2010 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC Q - R32 1
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
26/07/2010 STANFORD R32 1
14/06/2010 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 8
08/05/2010 MADRID Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
23/03/2010 MIAMI Q - R32 20
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS R16 80
14/02/2010 DUBAI Q 30
27/07/2009 STANFORD Q - Q 12
25/03/2009 MIAMI R128 5
11/03/2009 INDIAN WELLS R64 50
15/02/2009 DUBAI R64 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
13/07/2015 BASTAD Q - R32 1
08/06/2015 NOTTINGHAM Q - R32 1
09/02/2015 PATTAYA CITY S 18
06/10/2014 OSAKA S 18
19/05/2014 STRASBOURG Q - R16 10
14/04/2014 KUALA LUMPUR R32 1
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN R16 30
16/09/2013 GUANGZHOU Q - R16 6
28/01/2013 PATTAYA CITY Q - R16 1
30/12/2012 SHENZHEN R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
17/09/2012 GUANGZHOU R32 1
11/06/2012 BIRMINGHAM Q - R16 6
10/10/2011 OSAKA R32 1
19/09/2011 GUANGZHOU R16 30
06/06/2011 BIRMINGHAM Q - R16 1
07/02/2011 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
20/09/2010 SEOUL R32 1
13/09/2010 GUANGZHOU R32 1
07/06/2010 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
17/05/2010 STRASBOURG R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
22/02/2010 KUALA LUMPUR R32 1
08/02/2010 PATTAYA CITY R16 30
03/01/2010 BRISBANE Q - R16 6
12/10/2009 OSAKA R16 30
21/09/2009 SEOUL Q 70
14/09/2009 GUANGZHOU Q 70
14/06/2009 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
08/06/2009 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
09/02/2009 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
11/01/2009 HOBART Q - R16 6
Date Tournament Round Points
05/01/2009 AUCKLAND R32 1

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
29/09/2008 TOKYO - JAPAN OPEN R32 1
22/09/2008 SEOUL R16 15
08/09/2008 BALI Q 40
28/07/2008 MONTREAL R64 1
21/07/2008 LOS ANGELES R32 20
15/06/2008 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 20
19/05/2008 STRASBOURG S 65
12/05/2008 ROME Q - R32 10
05/05/2008 BERLIN Q 50
14/04/2008 CHARLESTON R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
07/04/2008 AMELIA ISLAND R64 1
26/03/2008 MIAMI R64 30
12/03/2008 INDIAN WELLS R32 40
03/03/2008 BANGALORE R32 1
25/02/2008 DUBAI Q - R32 5
18/02/2008 DOHA R64 1
04/02/2008 PATTAYA CITY Q 30
06/01/2008 SYDNEY Q - R32 5
30/12/2007 GOLD COAST Q - R16 3
08/10/2007 BANGKOK F 100
Date Tournament Round Points
01/10/2007 STUTTGART Q - R16 5
17/09/2007 KOLKATA Q 35
21/08/2007 FOREST HILLS R16 1
30/07/2007 SAN DIEGO R64 1
17/06/2007 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
11/06/2007 BIRMINGHAM R32 10
21/05/2007 ISTANBUL R32 1
09/04/2007 CHARLESTON Q 75
21/03/2007 MIAMI R64 30
07/03/2007 INDIAN WELLS R128 1
Date Tournament Round Points
12/02/2007 BANGALORE R32 1
05/02/2007 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
02/10/2006 TOKYO - JAPAN OPEN S 55
26/09/2005 SEOUL Q - R16 4
19/09/2005 BEIJING Q - R16 6

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