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Belinda Bencic

Belinda Bencic
  • Residence: Wollerau, Switzerland
  • Date of Birth: 10 Mar 1997
  • Birthplace: Flawil, Switzerland
  • Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
  • Weight: 139 lbs. (63 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro
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Belinda Bencic Biography

Coached by father, Ivan and occasionally Melanie Molitor (mother of Martina Hingis); started playing at Molitor's tennis school at age 4 (started daily training with her from age 7 for eight years until 2012) ... Mother is Dana; brother is Brian; parents emigrated to Switzerland from then-Czechoslovakia in 1968 ... Also trained at Bollettieri Academy for six months ... Enjoys movies, journals and seeing friends.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 2
Prize Money $64,489 $828,278
W/L - Singles 2 - 5 98 - 52
W/L - Doubles 0 - 2 15 - 11
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Results

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 23-Feb-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 36 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 72 6-7 (4) 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$860
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
37 155 228
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
10-Nov-2014 (32) 13-Oct-2014 (189)
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Videos

  • Dubai: Venus vs. Bencic

    February 16, 2015
    Venus Williams takes on Belinda Bencic in the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
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2014 - Breakthrough near-Top 30 season (finishing No.33); runner-up at Tianjin (l. to Riske in final); SF at Charleston (l. to Cepelova); QF at US Open (first Grand Slam QF; l. to Peng); reached 3r once (Wimbledon) and 2r four times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r nine times (incl. Roland Garros) and in qualifying twice; having started season at No.184, made Top 100 debut on April 7 (after Charleston; rose from No.140 to No.91) and Top 50 debut on September 8 (after US Open; rose from No.58 to No.33).

2013 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r once and in qualifying once; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Played first WTA main draw at Luxembourg, falling 1r (as WC); fell in qualifying twice; won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit; played first WTA qualifying at Luxembourg.
SINGLES
Finalist (1): 2014 - Tianjin.

ADDITIONAL
Swiss Fed Cup Team, 2014-15.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 2
Prize Money $64,489 $828,278
W/L - Singles 2 - 5 98 - 52
W/L - Doubles 0 - 2 15 - 11

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
1 / 2 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 2r - - - - - -
0 / 1 FRENCH OPEN - 1r - - - - - -
2 / 1 WIMBLEDON - 3r - - - - - -
4 / 1 US OPEN - QF - - - - - -

Doubles

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

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Belinda Bencic Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 23-Feb-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 36 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 72 6-7 (4) 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$860

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 15-Feb-2015 // $2,513,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 37 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win Karin Knapp (ITA) 58 6-4 6-4
R32 Loss [8] Venus Williams (USA) 11 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$13,340

ANTWERP

WTA // BELGIUM // 09-Feb-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 37 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [7] Alizé Cornet (FRA) 19 1-6 6-2 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$6,500

FED CUP WEEK 1

Fed Cup // SWEDEN // 07-Feb-2015 // $0 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 6M/0Q/2D // Rank: 37 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R1 Win Johanna Larsson (SWE) 71 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$0

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 19-Jan-2015 // $15,561,973 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 32/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss Julia Goerges (GER) 73 6-2 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$30,168

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 11-Jan-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 32 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [W] Daria Gavrilova (RUS) 187 6-3 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$5,580

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
37 155 228

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q 430
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R32 130
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 110
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 33 208
2013 212 466
2012 626 1067
2011 1059 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
10-Nov-2014 (32) 13-Oct-2014 (189)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
37 1326

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q 430
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R32 130
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 110

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
23/02/2015 DOHA Q - R32 1
15/02/2015 DUBAI R32 60
09/02/2015 ANTWERP R32 1
11/01/2015 SYDNEY R32 1
27/09/2014 BEIJING Q 30
15/09/2014 TOKYO R16 55
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN Q 25
11/08/2014 CINCINNATI R64 1
16/06/2014 EASTBOURNE S 25
09/06/2014 BIRMINGHAM R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
12/05/2014 ROME Q 90
03/05/2014 MADRID Q 30
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON S 210
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R128 10
22/09/2013 TOKYO R32 70
19/03/2013 MIAMI Q - R64 1
21/05/2012 BRUSSELS Q - R16 8

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
06/10/2014 TIANJIN F 180
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL R32 1
18/05/2014 NÜRNBERG R32 1
24/02/2014 ACAPULCO Q - Q 14
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY Q - Q 12
07/10/2013 OSAKA S 46
15/07/2013 BASTAD R32 1
15/10/2012 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
17/06/2012 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q - R16 1
17/10/2011 LUXEMBOURG Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
07/02/2015 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
08/02/2014 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

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  • WTA Rising Stars Play Patriot Games

    February 12, 2015
    Every week this year we'll be taking a look at the WTA Rising Stars who've been making an impact on the WTA. This week, Chris Oddo looks at the ones who made an impact on Fed Cup duty.
  • Cornet Battles Past Bencic In Antwerp

    February 10, 2015
    Alizé Cornet survived a late wobble to defeat Belinda Bencic in the first round of the BNP Paribas Fortis Diamond Games on Tuesday.
  • AO Notebook: Slam Consistency Sought

    January 20, 2015
    Every day we'll be bringing you a daily notebook - food for thought on the first Grand Slam event of the year. Today, Chris Oddo describes a challenge faced by up-and-comers.
  • Tweets Of The Day: A WTA Christmas

    December 25, 2014
    Usually we go with 10, but we thought we'd go all out this time - from family pics to holiday videos and more, here are 40 tweets from the WTA stars on Christmas Day!
  • Bencic: WTA Newcomer Of The Year

    November 17, 2014
    From Charleston to the US Open to Tianjin, WTA Rising Star Belinda Bencic has had breakthrough after breakthrough this year - and she's the WTA Newcomer Of The Year.
  • Hodgkinson: Bencic In Fine Company

    November 17, 2014
    Can WTA Rising Star Belinda Bencic, this year's WTA Newcomer Of The Year, emulate recipients of the honor from years past? Mark Hodgkinson investigates...
  • Stats Corner: Newcomer Of Year, And Then...

    November 17, 2014
    Belinda Bencic is looking to become the latest Newcomer Of The Year to use the award as a springboard for further success.
  • Riske Wins First WTA Title In Tianjin

    October 12, 2014
    In a battle between first-time WTA finalists, American Alison Riske out-hit WTA Rising Star Belinda Bencic to win the inaugural edition of the Tianjin Open.
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  • Sydney Gallery: Early Week Action

    January 13, 2015
    WTA Rising Stars and established stars were on court the first few days of an upset-stricken Apia International Sydney.
  • Gallery: Most Popular, No.30 To No.21

    December 10, 2014
    We're down to the Top 30 most clicked on players of the year on wtatennis.com, and today we're counting down from No.30 to No.21, beginning with the No.1 teenager in the world...
  • Gallery: Bencic Season Highlights

    November 17, 2014
    Belinda Bencic had several breakthroughs this season en route to being named WTA Newcomer Of The Year.
  • Gallery: Newcomer Of Year Nominees

    November 10, 2014
    Kurumi Nara, Belinda Bencic, Shelby Rogers and Zarina Diyas showed lots of evidence this season of why they are WTA Rising Stars.
  • Tianjin Gallery: Action-Packed Week

    October 12, 2014
    The inaugural Tianjin Open featured some upsets, some new faces rising to the occasion and a first-time WTA titlist.
  • Tianjin Gallery: WTA Stars Shine In Tianjin

    October 11, 2014
    WTA Rising Stars Belinda Bencic and Zheng Saisai and WTA legend Martina Hingis have been keeping up appearances all week at the Tianjin Open. Come see the pics!
  • Tianjin Gallery: The Player Party

    October 08, 2014
    The WTA stars looked absolutely stunning in designer dresses at the glamorous Tianjin Open player party this week. All the best pics from the big night here!
  • Tianjin Gallery: Begin The Dream...

    October 07, 2014
    The Tianjin Open is making its debut on the WTA calendar this year, the fifth WTA event in mainland China - what's the only country with more WTA events?
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