Coached by Dong Yuesen ... Trains with the Chinese national program ... Father works in the Subway company (was a basketball player); mother works in a hospital (was a handball player) ... Introduced to the sport by a friend ... Strength is her power; is working on her speed ... Favorite surface is hard; favorite tournament is US Open ... Enjoys shopping and hanging out with friends ... Tennis idol is Roger Federer ... Goal is to reach Top 100.
SINGLESWinner (1): 2016 - Nanchang.Finalist: 2016 - 125/Suzhou.
2016 - Near-first Top 100 season (finished ranked No.102); won maiden WTA singles title at Nanchang (d. King in F); 2r four times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open, both as qualifier); 1r four times; fell in WTA qualifying five times.2015 - QF twice at Pattaya City and Tianjin; reached 2r twice (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r three times (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying four times (incl. other two majors); made Top 100 debut on August 10 (rose from No.101 to No.100); also won one singles title on ITF Circuit.2014 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r three times (incl. Australian Open and US Open) and in qualifying three times; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.2013 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r once (US Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open); won one singles title on ITF Circuit; withdrew from Wimbledon w/herniated disc.2012 - Played first WTA main draw at Guangzhou, reaching 2r (as WC); fell in qualifying once (US Open); won four singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2011 - Fell in WTA qualifying once.2010 - Played first WTA qualifying at Beijing; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.2009 - Won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.2008 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.2007 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.2006 - Played first event of career at ITF/Changsha-CHN.
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