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Taylor Townsend

Taylor Townsend
  • Residence: Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Date of Birth: 16 Apr 1996
  • Birthplace: Chicago, IL, USA
  • Height: 5' 7" (1.70 m)
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  • Plays: Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (November 2012)
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Taylor Townsend Biography

Coached by Donald Young Sr ... Parents, Gary and Sheila, are both school administrators; older sister is Symone ... Has a dog (Sochi) and a cat (Gilligan) ... Started playing right-handed for two years then switched to lefty ... Aggressive all-court player; strengths are forehand, net game, slice ... Loves music and dancing ... Played violin for two years ... Person she would most like to meet is Beyoncé ... Tennis idol was Martina Navratilova ... Short-term goal is to move up in the ranks; long-term goals are to be Top 10, Top 5 and win all the Grand Slams several times.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 5 9
Prize Money $40,841 $509,562
W/L - Singles 31 - 11 95 - 63
W/L - Doubles 27 - 6 73 - 30
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Results

INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH

ITF // USA // 02-May-2016 // $75,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 208 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Julia Jones (USA) 442 6-3 6-2
R16 Win Francoise Abanda (CAN) 265 5-7 6-1 6-3
Q Win [4] Alexandra Panova (RUS) 142 3-6 6-1 6-4
S Win Asia Muhammad (USA) 215 4-6 6-3 6-3
F Loss Jennifer Brady (USA) 192 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+70

Prize Money

$6,080
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
172 107 107
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
16-Feb-2015 (94) 02-May-2016 (95)
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    September 18, 2015
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2014 - Reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r three times; fell 1r twice (Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying twice; won two singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Played first three WTA main draws, reaching 2r once at Indian Wells and falling 1r twice; fell in qualifying four times (incl. US Open).

2012 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Played first WTA qualifying at US Open (as WC).

2010 - Played first event of career at ITF/Amelia Island-USA.
DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2013 - Washington DC (w/Bouchard).

ADDITIONAL
American Fed Cup Team, 2015.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 5 9
Prize Money $40,841 $509,562
W/L - Singles 31 - 11 95 - 63
W/L - Doubles 27 - 6 73 - 30

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
0 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r - - - - - - -
2 / 2 FRENCH OPEN 1r 3r - - - - - -
0 / 1 WIMBLEDON - 1r - - - - - -
0 / 1 US OPEN - 1r - - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
3 / 4 US OPEN 2r 1r 1r - 3r - - -

Taylor Townsend Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH

ITF // USA // 02-May-2016 // $75,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 208 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Julia Jones (USA) 442 6-3 6-2
R16 Win Francoise Abanda (CAN) 265 5-7 6-1 6-3
Q Win [4] Alexandra Panova (RUS) 142 3-6 6-1 6-4
S Win Asia Muhammad (USA) 215 4-6 6-3 6-3
F Loss Jennifer Brady (USA) 192 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+70

Prize Money

$6,080

CHARLOTTESVILLE

ITF // USA // 25-Apr-2016 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 273 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [3] Rebecca Peterson (SWE) 121 6-4 2-6 6-3
R16 Win [Q] Tara Moore (GBR) 314 5-0 RET
Q Win Sachia Vickery (USA) 169 6-4 3-6 6-2
S Win Elitsa Kostova (BUL) 207 6-2 6-1
F Win Grace Min (USA) 182 7-5 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+80

Prize Money

$7,600

DOTHAN

ITF // USA // 18-Apr-2016 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [2] Gabriela Ce (BRA) 270 6-0 6-4
Q-R16 Win Justyna Jegiolka (POL) 594 7-6 (5) 3-6 6-1
Q-Q Win Marianna Zakarlyuk (UKR) 611 6-2 6-2
R32 Win [W] Claire Liu (USA) 547 2-6 7-6 (6) 6-1
R16 Win [3] Alexandra Panova (RUS) 143 6-4 6-3
Q Win Jennifer Brady (USA) 205 6-2 4-6 6-3
S Win Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) 198 6-2 6-2
F Loss [2] Rebecca Peterson (SWE) 131 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+53

Prize Money

$4,053

PELHAM

ITF // USA // 11-Apr-2016 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 BYE
Q-R32 Win Gail Falkenberg (USA) 0 6-0 6-0
Q-R16 Win Lindsay Lee-Waters (USA) 1138 6-3 6-1
R32 Win Danielle Lao (USA) 266 6-2 7-5
R16 Win [Q] Yuki Chiang (USA) 637 7-6 (6) 6-1
Q Win Olga Ianchuk (UKR) 313 3-6 6-4 6-1
S Loss Bernarda Pera (USA) 268 2-6 7-5 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+19

Prize Money

$1,144

OSPREY

ITF // USA // 28-Mar-2016 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 0 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Giulia Gatto-Monticone (ITA) 0 6-1 6-3
Q-R16 Win [8] Jarmila Wolfe (AUS) 0 7-5 6-3
Q-Q Loss [4] Amra Sadikovic (SUI) 0 7-5 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+3

Prize Money

$254

NAPLES

ITF // USA // 21-Mar-2016 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win Katherine Sebov (CAN) 894 7-6 (4) 7-6 (0)
Q-R32 Loss [14] Sofia Kenin (USA) 362 6-4 7-6 (4)

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$68

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 09-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 379 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win [15] Evgeniya Rodina (RUS) 104 6-2 7-6 (1)
Q-R32 Win [11] Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 92 6-2 5-7 6-2
R128 Loss Vania King (USA) 202 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$11,970

RANCHO SANTA FE

ITF // CALIFORNIA // 22-Feb-2016 // $25,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win Kayla Day (USA) 720 7-5 6-0
Q-R32 Win Caroline Dolehide (USA) - 6-2 1-6 6-3
Q-R16 Loss Megan McCray (USA) - 6-0 3-6 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$126

MIDLAND

ITF // UNITED STATES // 01-Feb-2016 // $100,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 382 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Veronica Cepede Royg (PAR) 131 7-6 (3) 1-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$887

MAUI

ITF // USA // 25-Jan-2016 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Mayo Hibi (JPN) 193 6-4 6-3
R16 Loss [2] Samantha Crawford (USA) 107 6-3 3-6 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

WESLEY CHAPEL

ITF // USA // 18-Jan-2016 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: 378 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win Magdalena Frech (POL) 548 6-4 6-2
Q-R32 Win Renata Zarazua (MEX) 560 6-4 6-2
Q-R16 Loss [13] Nicole Frenkel (USA) 428 7-6 (5) 3-6 7-6 (6)

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$126

DAYTONA BEACH

ITF // USA // 11-Jan-2016 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [3] Ons Jabeur (TUN) 216 0-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$228

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
172 107 107

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R32 50
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2015 304 124
2014 102 156
2013 308 190
2012 676 546
2011 428 234
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
16-Feb-2015 (94) 02-May-2016 (95)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
172 311

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R32 50
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
09/03/2016 INDIAN WELLS R16 30
17/08/2015 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
15/09/2014 TOKYO Q - R16 13
11/08/2014 CINCINNATI R16 90
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q - R16 13
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
20/05/2013 BRUSSELS Q - R16 8
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R64 1
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R64 50
Date Tournament Round Points

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
03/08/2015 WASHINGTON DC R32 1
17/05/2015 STRASBOURG Q - R32 1
02/03/2015 MONTERREY Q - R32 1
11/01/2015 HOBART Q - R16 10
05/01/2015 AUCKLAND R16 30
28/07/2014 WASHINGTON DC S 48
29/07/2013 WASHINGTON, DC R32 1
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM Q - R32 1
17/02/2013 MEMPHIS Q - Q 6

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points

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