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Chuang Chia-jung

Chuang Chia-jung
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Chuang at the 2015 French Open
Country (sports) Chinese Taipei
ResidenceKaohsiung, Taiwan
Born (1985-01-10) 10 January 1985 (age 35)
Kaohsiung
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro2001
Retired28 October 2018
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,636,548
Singles
Career record184-107 (63.2%)
Career titles0 WTA, 10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 177 (13 November 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2004)
Doubles
Career record487-255 (65.6%)
Career titles22 WTA, 2 WTA 125K, 34 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 5 (18 August 2008)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenF (2007)
French OpenQF (2007, 2008)
Wimbledon3R (2007)
US OpenF (2007)
Mixed doubles
Career titles0
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2008, 2010, 2011)
French OpenQF (2007)
WimbledonQF (2008)
US Open2R (2007)
Team competitions
Fed Cup26-11

Chuang Chia-jung (Chinese: ; pinyin: Zhu?ng Ji?róng; Taiwanese Mandarin: [tswá?.t?já z]; born 10 January 1985) is a retired Taiwanese tennis player.

In her career, she won 22 doubles titles on the WTA Tour and two doubles titles on tournaments of the WTA 125K series, as well as ten singles titles and 34 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 13 November 2006, she reached a career-high singles ranking of world No. 177. On 18 August 2008, she peaked at No. 5 in the doubles rankings.

On 28 October 2018, Chuang announced her retirement from professional tennis and her marriage via Instagram.

Career

At the 2007 Australian Open, Chuang reached the final of the women's doubles tournament with her partner Chan Yung-jan that they lost in three sets to Cara Black and Liezel Huber. She also reached the women's doubles final of the 2007 US Open.

In 2001, Chuang played for the first time for the Chinese Taipei Fed Cup team. Her win-loss record in Fed Cup is 26-11.

Biography

Chuang was coached by her father Chuang Wen-teng. Her mother Xie Xiu-ling is a pharmacist. Chuang's favorite surface is hardcourt, and her best shot is her serve. She started playing tennis at age seven when introduced to it by her father. She speaks Mandarin, English, and Taiwanese.

Grand Slam finals

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2007 Australian Open Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Zimbabwe Cara Black
South Africa Liezel Huber
4-6, 7-6(7-4), 1-6
Runner-up 2007 US Open Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan France Nathalie Dechy
Russia Dinara Safina
4-6, 2-6

Grand Slam performance timelines

Doubles

Championship 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 W-L
Australian Open 3R 1R F 3R 1R 2R QF 1R A 1R 1R 1R 1R 13-12
French Open A A QF QF 2R 1R 1R 2R A A 2R 1R 1R 9-9
Wimbledon A A 3R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A A 1R 1R 2R 5-9
US Open 2R A F 1R 1R 2R 1R QF A A 2R 1R 2R 12-10
Win-Loss 3-2 0-1 15-4 5-4 2-4 3-4 3-4 4-4 0-0 0-1 2-4 0-4 2-4 39-40

Mixed doubles

Championship 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2016 W-L
Australian Open A QF 2R QF QF A 7-4
French Open QF 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 4-6
Wimbledon 3R QF 2R 1R 1R 2R 5-6
US Open 2R 1R 1R A A A 1-3
Win-Loss 5-3 4-4 2-4 2-3 3-3 1-2 17-19

WTA career finals

Doubles: 36 (22-14)

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0-2)
WTA Tour Championships (0-0)
Tier I (1-1) Premier Mandatory (1-0)
Tier II (2-1) Premier 5 (0-0)
Tier III (3-2) Premier (3-2)
Tier IV & V (4-4) International (8-2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 3 October 2004 Korea Open, Seoul Hard Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei South Korea Cho Yoon-jeong
South Korea Jeon Mi-ra
6-3, 1-6, 7-5
Winner 1. 2 October 2005 Korea Open, Seoul Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan United States Jill Craybas
South Africa Natalie Grandin
6-2, 6-4
Runner-up 2. 1 October 2006 Korea Open, Seoul Hard Argentina Mariana Díaz Oliva Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
6-2, 6-3
Runner-up 3. 8 October 2006 Japan Open, Tokyo Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan United States Vania King
Croatia Jelena Kostani? To?i?
7-6(7-2), 5-7, 6-2
Runner-up 4. 27 January 2007 Australian Open, Melbourne Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Zimbabwe Cara Black
South Africa Liezel Huber
6-4, 6-7(4-7), 6-1
Runner-up 5. 11 February 2007 Pattaya Open, Thailand Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Australia Nicole Pratt
Italy Mara Santangelo
6-4, 7-6(7-4)
Winner 2. 18 February 2007 Bangalore Open, India Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei
Russia Alla Kudryavtseva
6-7(4-7), 6-2, [11-9]
Runner-up 6. 18 March 2007 Pacific Life Open, Indian Wells Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan United States Lisa Raymond
Australia Samantha Stosur
6-3, 7-5
Winner 3. 17 June 2007 DFS Classic, Birmingham Grass Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan China Sun Tiantian
United States Meilen Tu
7-6(7-3), 6-3
Winner 4. 23 June 2007 Ordina Open, 's-Hertogenbosch Grass Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
7-5, 6-2
Runner-up 7. 9 September 2007 US Open, New York Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan France Nathalie Dechy
Russia Dinara Safina
6-4, 6-2
Winner 5. 23 September 2007 China Open, Beijing Hard Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei China Han Xinyun
China Xu Yifan
7-6(7-2), 6-3
Winner 6. 30 September 2007 Korea Open, Seoul Hard Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei Greece Eleni Daniilidou
Germany Jasmin Wöhr
6-2, 6-2
Runner-up 8. 7 October 2007 Japan Open, Tokyo Hard United States Vania King China Sun Tiantian
China Yan Zi
1-6, 6-2, [10-6]
Winner 7. 10 February 2008 Pattaya Open, Thailand Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei
United States Vania King
6-4, 6-3
Runner-up 9. 9 March 2008 Bangalore Open, India Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan China Peng Shuai
China Sun Tiantian
6-4, 5-7, [10-8]
Winner 8. 18 May 2008 Internazionali BNL d'Italia, Rome Clay Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Czech Republic Iveta Bene?ová
Slovakia Janette Husárová
7-6(7-5), 6-3
Runner-up 10. 24 May 2008 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan China Yan Zi
Ukraine Tatiana Perebiynis
6-4, 6-7(3-7), [10-6]
Winner 9. 27 July 2008 East West Bank Classic, Los Angeles Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan Czech Republic Eva Hrdinová
Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlí?ová
2-6, 7-5, [10-4]
Winner 10. 28 September 2008 Korea Open, Seoul Hard Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei Russia Vera Dushevina
Russia Maria Kirilenko
6-3, 6-0
Winner 11. 12 April 2009 MPS Group Championships, Ponte Vedra Beach Clay India Sania Mirza Czech Republic Kv?ta Peschke
United States Lisa Raymond
6-3, 4-6, [10-7]
Winner 12. 9 August 2009 LA Women's Tennis Championships, Los Angeles Hard China Yan Zi Russia Maria Kirilenko
Poland Agnieszka Radwa?ska
6-0, 4-6, [10-7]
Winner 13. 18 October 2009 HP Open, Osaka Hard United States Lisa Raymond South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
United States Abigail Spears
6-2, 6-4
Winner 14. 16 January 2010 Moorilla Hobart International, Australia Hard Czech Republic Kv?ta Peschke Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
Romania Monica Niculescu
3-6, 6-3, [10-7]
Runner-up 11. 11 April 2010 MPS Group Championships, Ponte Vedra Beach Clay China Peng Shuai United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands
China Yan Zi
4-6, 6-4, [10-8]
Winner 15. 9 October 2010 China Open, Beijing Hard Belarus Olga Govortsova Argentina Gisela Dulko
Italy Flavia Pennetta
7-6(7-2), 1-6, [10-7]
Winner 16. 21 May 2011 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay Uzbekistan Akgul Amanmuradova South Africa Natalie Grandin
Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlí?ová
6-4, 5-7 [10-2]
Winner 17. 27 August 2011 New Haven Open at Yale, United States Hard Belarus Olga Govortsova Italy Sara Errani
Italy Roberta Vinci
7-5, 6-2
Runner-up 12. 14 January 2012 Hobart International, Australia Hard New Zealand Marina Erakovic Romania Irina-Camelia Begu
Romania Monica Niculescu
6-7(4-7), 7-6(7-4), [5-10]
Winner 18. 4 March 2012 Malaysia Open, Kuala Lumpur Hard Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Japan Rika Fujiwara
7-5, 6-4
Winner 19. 5 May 2012 Portugal Open, Estoril Clay China Zhang Shuai Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboeva
4-6, 6-1, [11-9]
Winner 20. 20 September 2014 Guangzhou International, China Hard China Liang Chen France Alizé Cornet
Poland Magda Linette
2-6, 7-6(7-3), [10-7]
Winner 21. 23 May 2015 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay China Liang Chen Ukraine Nadiia Kichenok
China Zheng Saisai
4-6, 6-4, [12-10]
Runner-up 13. 29 August 2015 Connecticut Open, New Haven Hard China Liang Chen Germany Julia Görges
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
3-6, 1-6
Winner 22. 20 February 2016 Dubai Tennis Championships, U.A.E. Hard Croatia Darija Jurak France Caroline Garcia
France Kristina Mladenovic
6-4, 6-4
Runner-up 14. 27 August 2016 Connecticut Open, New Haven Hard Ukraine Kateryna Bondarenko India Sania Mirza
Romania Monica Niculescu
5-7, 4-6

WTA 125 series finals

Doubles: 5 (3 titles, 2 runner-ups)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 27 July 2014 Nanchang, China Hard Japan Junri Namigata Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei
China Xu Yifan
7-6(7-4), 6-3
Winner 2. 6 September 2014 Suzhou, China Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei Japan Misa Eguchi
Japan Eri Hozumi
6-1, 3-6, [10-7]
Runner-up 1. 3 November 2014 Taipei, Taiwan Carpet (i) Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
4-6, 3-6
Runner-up 2. 14 November 2016 Taipei, Taiwan Hard (i) Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen Russia Natela Dzalamidze
Russia Veronika Kudermetova
6-4, 3-6, [5-10]
Winner 3. 11 June 2017 Bol, Croatia Clay Czech Republic Renata Voracova North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska
Bulgaria Aleksandrina Naydenova
6-4, 6-2

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