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Cagla Buyukakcay

Cagla Buyukakcay
  • Residence: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Date of Birth: 28 Sep 1989
  • Birthplace: Adana, Turkey
  • Height: 5' 8" (1.72 m)
  • Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro

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Cagla Buyukakcay Biography

Coached by Can Uner ... Father is Ercument; mother is Secil; sister is Nehir ... Began playing tennis at age 8 ... Favorite surface is hard ... Enjoys watching movies, playing games, hanging out with friends ... Most admires Kim Clijsters, Serena Willams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 14
Prize Money $88,554 $305,004
W/L - Singles 31 - 26 263 - 209
W/L - Doubles 10 - 13 130 - 118
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Results

DUBAI

ITF // UAE // 10-Nov-2014 // $75,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [6] Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) 104 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$665
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
136 110 178
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
04-Aug-2014 (133) 14-Jul-2014 (126)
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2014 - QF at Kuala Lumpur (l. to Ka.Pliskova); was first Turkish player ever to reach a WTA QF; reached 2r once (Bucharest - l. to Arruabarrena 75 36 76(6); held 2mp at 6-4 in third set tie-break); fell 1r four times and in qualifying seven times (incl. all four majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Fell 1r once (Kuala Lumpur) and in qualifying six times (incl. all four majors); won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Fell in WTA qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Fell in WTA qualifying nine times (incl. all four majors); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul) and in qualifying once (US Open); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul) and in qualifying once (Tashkent); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul); won one singles title and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (Istanbul); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (Istanbul); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first WTA main draw at Istanbul, falling 1r (as unranked WC).

2004 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Turkey.
DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2014 - Bucharest (w/Knapp).

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 14
Prize Money $88,554 $305,004
W/L - Singles 31 - 26 263 - 209
W/L - Doubles 10 - 13 130 - 118


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Cagla Buyukakcay Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

DUBAI

ITF // UAE // 10-Nov-2014 // $75,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [6] Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) 104 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$665

BATH

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 03-Nov-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 141 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Barbara Bonic (SRB) 492 6-1 1-6 6-4
R16 Win [W] Sarah Beth Askew (GBR) 1244 4-6 6-3 6-1
Q Win [W] Harriet Dart (GBR) 532 6-0 6-3
S Loss [4] Alberta Brianti (ITA) 205 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+18

Prize Money

$1,144

MOSCOW

WTA // RUSSIA // 13-Oct-2014 // $710,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 144 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Anastasiya Vasylyeva (UKR) 175 6-3 6-2
Q-R16 Win Veronika Kudermetova (RUS) 372 6-4 6-4
Q-Q Loss [2] Katerina Siniakova (CZE) 128 6-3 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+18

Prize Money

$2,850

TIANJIN

WTA // CHINA // 06-Oct-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 141 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [6] Alison Riske (USA) 62 6-2 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

SHREWSBURY

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 15-Sep-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 142 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Pemra Ozgen (TUR) 257 6-0 6-1
R16 Win [Q] Harriet Dart (GBR) 663 6-3 7-5
Q Loss [7] An-Sophie Mestach (BEL) 168 6-1 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+9

Prize Money

$654

TASHKENT

WTA // UZBEKISTAN // 08-Sep-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 144 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [3] Karin Knapp (ITA) 89 6-2 7-6 (3)

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,220

SUZHOU

WTA // CHINA // 01-Sep-2014 // $125,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/0Q/16D // Rank: 0 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Lyudmyla Kichenok (UKR) 0 7-6 (3) 3-6 7-6 (3)

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,050

US OPEN

Grand Slam // USA // 25-Aug-2014 // $18,102,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 141 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) 142 6-2 7-6 (3)
Q-R64 Loss Misa Eguchi (JPN) 152 7-5 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$8,643

ASTANA 7

ITF // KAZAKHSTAN // 21-Jul-2014 // $100,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 155 // Seed/Entry: 3/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Alexandra Grinchishina (KAZ) 607 6-1 6-0
R16 Win [Q] Olga Ianchuk (UKR) 413 6-3 6-4
Q Win [7] Polina Vinogradova (RUS) 207 2-6 6-2 6-1
S Win [1] Anna-Lena Friedsam (GER) 115 3-6 6-3 7-6 (7)
F Loss Vitalia Diatchenko (RUS) 289 6-4 3-6 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+85

Prize Money

$8,108

ISTANBUL

WTA // TURKEY // 14-Jul-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [8] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 47 6-4 3-6 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,100

BUCHAREST

WTA // ROMANIA // 07-Jul-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 164 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Veronica Cepede Royg (PAR) 128 6-2 6-3
R16 Loss Lara Arruabarrena (ESP) 120 7-5 3-6 7-6 (6)

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,310

VERSMOLD

ITF // GERMANY // 30-Jun-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Oleksandra Korashvili (UKR) 0 6-1 6-2
R16 Loss [3] Anna-Lena Friedsam (GER) 0 6-0 1-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 148 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Loss Ashleigh Barty (AUS) 203 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$5,346

NOTTINGHAM 3

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 09-Jun-2014 // $50,000 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [Q] Miharu Imanishi (JPN) 209 1-6 6-2 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$444

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 25-May-2014 // $15,598,998 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 137 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win [6] Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) 116 7-5 2-6 7-5
Q-R64 Win Alberta Brianti (ITA) 188 6-3 5-7 10-8
Q-R32 Loss Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) 149 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$14,499

SAINT-GAUDENS

ITF // FRANCE // 12-May-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 146 // Seed/Entry: 8/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Stéphanie Foretz (FRA) 235 5-7 6-3 6-2
R16 Loss Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 171 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+9

Prize Money

$760

TRNAVA

ITF // SLOVAK REPUBLIC // 05-May-2014 // $75,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 149 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [1] Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) 55 4-6 6-4 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$665

ISTANBUL

ITF // TURKEY // 21-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [W] Ipek Soylu (TUR) 441 1-6 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$444

KUALA LUMPUR

WTA // MALAYSIA // 14-Apr-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [5] Kimiko Date-Krumm (JPN) 83 5-3 RET
R16 Win Tadeja Majeric (SLO) 134 6-4 6-4
Q Loss [3] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 75 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$6,175

EDGBASTON

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 31-Mar-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 157 // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Renata Voracova (CZE) 169 4-6 6-3 6-3
R16 Win [W] Tara Moore (GBR) 243 7-6 (7) 7-6 (4)
Q Win Diana Marcinkevica (LAT) 212 6-2 6-3
S Win [Q] Samantha Murray (GBR) 233 7-6 (1) 6-2
F Win [6] Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 179 6-4 2-6 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+50

Prize Money

$3,919

CROISSY-BEAUBOURG

ITF // FRANCE // 24-Mar-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 159 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [8] Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) 146 6-3 6-3
R16 Loss [Q] Tereza Smitkova (CZE) 221 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

PRESTON

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 03-Mar-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 170 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Diana Marcinkevica (LAT) 210 6-4 6-0
R16 Win Renata Voracova (CZE) 187 6-4 6-1
Q Win [Q] Lesley Kerkhove (NED) 245 6-4 6-2
S Win [7] Carina Witthoeft (GER) 177 6-3 6-2
F Loss [3] Kristyna Pliskova (CZE) 147 6-3 7-6 (4)

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$2,091

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 17-Feb-2014 // $2,000,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 170 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [8] Shuai Zhang (CHN) 49 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,607

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 10-Feb-2014 // $2,440,070 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 172 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Loss Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 53 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$6,630

SUNDERLAND

ITF // GREAT BRITAIN // 20-Jan-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 5/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Quirine Lemoine (NED) 819 6-3 6-4
R16 Win [Q] Anna Danilina (KAZ) 541 6-3 6-4
Q Loss Valeria Savinykh (RUS) 229 6-4 1-6 7-6 (5)

WTA Rankings PTS

+9

Prize Money

$654

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 160 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Loss Katerina Siniakova (CZE) 173 2-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$3,192

BRISBANE

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 29-Dec-2013 // $1,000,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 158 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [W] Ashleigh Barty (AUS) 190 7-5 6-7 (4) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,003

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
136 110 178

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R64 20
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R64 40
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 141 169
2013 149 206
2012 186 514
2011 197 314
2010 192 194
2009 310 356
2008 390 407
2007 457 527
2006 668 647
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
04-Aug-2014 (133) 14-Jul-2014 (126)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
136 404

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R64 20
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R64 40
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
13/10/2014 MOSCOW Q - Q 18
17/02/2014 DUBAI Q - R32 1
10/02/2014 DOHA R64 1
29/12/2013 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
18/02/2013 DUBAI Q - R32 1
17/10/2011 MOSCOW Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
06/10/2014 TIANJIN R32 1
08/09/2014 TASHKENT R32 1
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL R32 1
07/07/2014 BUCHAREST R16 30
14/04/2014 KUALA LUMPUR Q 60
25/02/2013 KUALA LUMPUR R32 1
31/12/2012 AUCKLAND Q - R32 1
10/09/2012 TASHKENT Q - Q 10
09/04/2012 BARCELONA Q - R16 6
06/02/2012 PATTAYA CITY Q - Q 6
Date Tournament Round Points
10/10/2011 OSAKA Q - R16 6
16/05/2011 STRASBOURG Q - R32 1
28/02/2011 KUALA LUMPUR Q - R32 1
07/02/2011 PATTAYA CITY Q - Q 6
26/07/2010 ISTANBUL R32 1
21/09/2009 TASHKENT Q - R16 6
27/07/2009 ISTANBUL R32 1

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
19/05/2008 ISTANBUL R32 1
21/05/2007 ISTANBUL Q - R32 1
22/05/2006 ISTANBUL Q - R32 1
16/05/2005 ISTANBUL R32 1

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