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Veronica Cepede Royg

Verónica Cepede
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Cepede at Wimbledon, 2017
Full nameVerónica Cepede Royg
Country (sports) Paraguay
ResidenceAsunción, Paraguay
Born (1992-01-21) 21 January 1992 (age 29)
Asunción, Paraguay
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachAlejandro Dulko
Prize moneyUS$1,229,066
Singles
Career record384-248 (60.8%)
Career titles14 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 73 (7 August 2017)
Current rankingNo. 174 (30 November 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2018)
French Open4R (2017)
Wimbledon1R (2017, 2018)
US Open1R (2017)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games1R (2012, 2016, 2020)
Doubles
Career record179-95 (65.3%)
Career titles1 WTA, 1 WTA 125K
Highest rankingNo. 85 (19 September 2016)
Current rankingNo. 853 (30 November 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon1R (2017)
Team competitions
Fed Cup61-26 (70.1%)
Last updated on: 4 December 2020.

Verónica Cepede Royg (American Spanish: [be'?onika se'peðe 'roj?]; born 21 January 1992) is a professional Paraguayan tennis player.

On 7 August 2017, she reached her highest WTA singles ranking of No. 73 whilst her best doubles ranking is No. 85, achieved on 19 September 2016.[1] Cepede Royg has won one doubles title on the WTA Tour, one WTA 125K doubles title, and 14 singles and 20 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. Playing for Paraguay at the Fed Cup, Cepede Royg has a win-loss of 61-26. She participated in the 2012 London Olympics, losing in the opening round to American Varvara Lepchenko in three sets. Her best performance at a Grand Slam tournament to date was reaching the fourth round of the 2017 French Open.

Personal life and background

Her father, Eduardo, owns gas station, while her mother, Edith, is retired dentist. Her brother named Andres is economist and one sister, Estefania, is architect. She was introduced to tennis at age five by siblings. She stated that her favorite shot is forehand, her favorite tournament is Roland Garros, while her favorite surface is clay. Her tennis idols growing up were Roger Federer and Kim Clijsters. If Cepede Royg hadn't been a tennis player, she would have become a nutritionist.[2]

Performance timelines

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Singles

Current after the Tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 SR W-L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A Q1 Q1 A 1R Q1 Q1 Q2 0 / 1 0-1 0%
French Open Q3 Q1 Q1 1R 2R 4R 1R Q1 A Q2 0 / 4 4-4 50%
Wimbledon Q1 Q1 Q3 Q3 Q1 1R 1R Q1 NH Q1 0 / 2 0-2 0%
US Open Q3 Q1 Q3 Q1 Q1 1R Q1 Q2 A 0 / 1 0-1 0%
Win-Loss 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 1-1 3-3 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 / 8 4-8 33%
National representation
Summer Olympics 1R Not Held 1R Not Held 1R 0 / 3 0-3 0%
WTA 1000
Indian Wells Open A A A A Q2 Q1 1R A NH 0 / 1 0-1 0%
Miami Open A A A A A 2R 1R A NH A 0 / 2 1-2 33%
Canadian Open A A Q1 A Q2 Q1 Q1 A NH 0 / 0 0-0  - 
Cincinnati Open A A A A A 1R A A A 0 / 1 0-1 0%
China Open A A A A A Q1 A A NH 0 / 0 0-0  - 
Career statistics
Tournament 1 0 3 3 9 14 13 1 0 1 Career total: 45
Overall Win-Loss 0-1 0-0 1-3 3-3 6-9 12-14 4-13 1-2 1-0 0-1 0 / 45 28-46 38%
Year-end ranking 183 208 138 153 116 77 146 146 174 $1,226,061

Doubles

This table is current through 2020 Fed Cup.

Tournament 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 SR W-L
Australian Open A A A A A A A A 0 / 0 0-0
French Open A A A A A A A A 0 / 0 0-0
Wimbledon A A Q1 1R A A NH A 0 / 1 0-0
US Open A A A A A A A 0 / 0 0-0
Win-Loss 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 / 1 0-0
Career statistics
Tournament 1 2 7 6 2 0 0 Career total: 18
Finals 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 Career total: 1
Titles 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 Career total: 3
Overall Win-Loss 1-1 1-2 9-6 7-6 0-2 0-0 0-1 1 / 18 18-18
Year-end ranking 120 205 95 162 743 812 850

WTA career finals

Doubles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0-0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0-0)
Premier (0-0)
International (1-2)
Finals by surface
Hard (0-1)
Clay (1-1)
Grass (0-0)
Carpet (0-0)
Result W-L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-0 Feb 2016 Rio Open, Brazil International Clay Argentina María Irigoyen United Kingdom Tara Moore
Switzerland Conny Perrin
6-1, 7-6(7-5)
Loss 1-1 Mar 2017 Mexican Open International Hard Colombia Mariana Duque Croatia Darija Jurak
Australia Anastasia Rodionova
3-6, 2-6
Loss 1-2 Apr 2017 Copa Colsanitas, Colombia International Clay Poland Magda Linette Brazil Beatriz Haddad Maia
Argentina Nadia Podoroska
3-6, 6-7(4-7)

WTA 125K series finals

Doubles: 1 (1 title)

Result W-L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-0 Nov 2015 Carlsbad Classic, United States Hard Brazil Gabriela Cé Germany Tatjana Maria
Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova
1-6, 6-4, [10-8]

ITF Circuit finals

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000/$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 27 (14 titles, 13 runner-ups)

Result W-L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Oct 2009 ITF Bauru, Brazil 10,000 Clay Brazil Vivian Segnini 6-0, 6-3
Win 2-0 Oct 2009 ITF Santa Cruz, Bolivia 10,000 Clay Brazil Vivian Segnini 6-2, 6-2
Loss 2-1 Nov 2009 ITF Lima, Peru 10,000 Clay Argentina Carla Lucero 7-5, 3-6, 5-7
Win 3-1 Dec 2009 ITF La Serena, Chile 10,000 Clay Argentina Barbara Rush 6-1, 6-4
Loss 3-2 Oct 2010 ITF Londrina, Brazil 10,000 Clay Brazil Teliana Pereira 4-6, 0-6
Loss 3-3 Nov 2010 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Vanesa Furlanetto 6-1, 4-6, 5-7
Win 4-3 Nov 2010 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Tatiana Búa 6-2, 6-2
Loss 4-4 Dec 2010 ITF Santiago, Chile 10,000 Clay Chile Andrea Koch Benvenuto 2-6, 2-6
Win 5-4 Dec 2010 ITF Talca, Chile 10,000 Clay Chile Camila Silva 7-6(7-2), 3-6, 6-3
Win 6-4 Feb 2011 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina 10,000 Clay Brazil Nathalia Rossi 4-1 ret.
Loss 6-5 Apr 2011 ITF Córdoba, Argentina 10,000 Clay Chile Daniela Seguel 6-7(4-7), 6-0, 4-6
Win 7-5 May 2011 ITF Encarnación, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Ornella Carón 6-2, 6-2
Win 8-5 Jun 2011 ITF Campos do Jordão, Brazil 25,000 Hard Venezuela Adriana Pérez 7-6(9-7), 7-5
Win 9-5 Dec 2011 ITF Santiago, Chile 25,000 Clay Argentina Mailen Auroux 6-0, 1-6, 6-3
Win 10-5 Nov 2012 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 25,000 Clay Romania Raluca Olaru 5-7, 7-6(11-9), 6-2
Loss 10-6 Jul 2013 ITF Campinas, Brazil 25,000 Clay Argentina María Irigoyen 2-6, 2-6
Loss 10-7 Oct 2013 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 25,000 Clay Argentina Florencia Molinero 3-6, 6-7
Win 11-7 Oct 2013 ITF Caracas, Venezuela 25,000 Hard Brazil Laura Pigossi 6-2, 6-2
Win 12-7 Dec 2013 ITF Santiago, Chile 25,000 Clay Argentina María Irigoyen 6-3, 6-4
Win 13-7 Mar 2014 Claro Open Medellín, Colombia 50,000 Clay Romania Irina-Camelia Begu 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Loss 13-8 Apr 2015 Claro Open Medellín, Colombia 50,000 Clay Brazil Teliana Pereira 6-7(6-8), 1-6
Win 14-8 Dec 2015 ITF Santiago, Chile 25,000 Clay Germany Anne Schäfer 6-0, 2-6, 7-5
Loss 14-9 Sep 2016 Coleman Vision Championships, U.S. 75,000 Hard Luxembourg Mandy Minella 4-6, 5-7
Loss 14-10 May 2017 Empire Slovak Open, Trnava 100,000 Clay Czech Republic Markéta Vondrou?ová 5-7, 6-7(3-7)
Loss 14-11 May 2018 Empire Slovak Open, Trnava 100,000 Clay Slovakia Viktória Ku?mová 4-6, 6-1, 1-6
Loss 14-12 Oct 2018 Macon Classic, United States 80,000 Hard United States Varvara Lepchenko 4-6, 4-6
Loss 14-13 Mar 2019 ITF Irapuato, Mexico 25,000 Hard Australia Astra Sharma 7-6(7-3), 4-6, 3-6

Doubles: 33 (20 titles, 13 runner-ups)

Result W-L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-0 Dec 2009 ITF La Serena, Chile 10,000 Clay Chile Fernanda Brito Chile Andrea Koch Benvenuto
Chile Giannina Minieri
4-6, 6-0, [10-6]
Loss 1-1 Oct 2010 ITF Londrina, Brazil 10,000 Clay Brazil Vivian Segnini Colombia Karen Castiblanco
Chile Camila Silva
4-6, 3-6
Win 2-1 Oct 2010 ITF Santa Maria, Brazil 10,000 Clay Brazil Vivian Segnini Brazil Natasha Lotuffo
Brazil Roxane Vaisemberg
w/o
Win 3-1 Nov 2010 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Vanesa Furlanetto Argentina Luciana Sarmenti
Argentina Carolina Zeballos
6-0, 6-3
Win 4-1 Nov 2010 ITF Asunción, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Vanesa Furlanetto Argentina Lucía Jara-Lozano
Argentina Luciana Sarmenti
6-2, 2-6, [10-3]
Win 5-1 Dec 2010 ITF Santiago, Chile 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Argentina Barbara Rush
Chile Camila Silva
6-1, 6-3
Win 6-1 Dec 2010 ITF Talca, Chile 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Brazil Flávia Guimarães Bueno
Chile Belén Ludueña
6-3, 6-1
Win 7-1 Feb 2011 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Chile Fernanda Brito
Argentina Catalina Pella
6-0, 6-3
Win 8-1 Feb 2011 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Argentina Andrea Benítez
Argentina Tatiana Búa
5-7, 6-3, [10-7]
Win 9-1 Apr 2011 ITF Córdoba, Argentina 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Argentina Sofía Luini
Argentina Aranza Salut
6-2, 6-0
Win 10-1 May 2011 ITF Encarnación, Paraguay 10,000 Clay Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Argentina Ornella Carón
Argentina Jordana Luján
6-3, 6-2
Win 11-1 Jun 2011 ITF Rome, Italy 25,000 Clay Argentina Paula Ormaechea Russia Marina Shamayko
Georgia (country) Sofia Shapatava
7-5, 6-4
Win 12-1 Jul 2011 ITF Denain, France 25,000 Clay Brazil Teliana Pereira France Céline Ghesquière
France Elixane Lechemia
6-1, 6-1
Loss 12-2 Feb 2012 ITF Bertioga, Brazil 25,000 Hard Argentina Florencia Molinero Argentina Mailen Auroux
Argentina María Irigoyen
3-6, 1-6
Loss 12-3 Apr 2012 ITF Caracas, Venezuela 25,000 Hard Venezuela Adriana Pérez Argentina Mailen Auroux
Argentina María Irigoyen
4-6, 3-6
Loss 12-4 May 2012 ITF Rosario, Argentina 25,000 Hard Argentina Luciana Sarmenti Brazil Teliana Pereira
Austria Nicole Rottmann
2-6, 5-7
Loss 12-5 Jun 2012 ITF Zlín, Czech Republic 25,000 Clay Brazil Teliana Pereira Bulgaria Elitsa Kostova
Bosnia and Herzegovina Jasmina Tinji?
4-6, 6-1, [10-8]
Loss 12-6 Mar 2013 The Oaks Club Challenger, U.S. 50,000 Clay Spain Inés Ferrer Suárez United States Raquel Kops-Jones
United States Abigail Spears
1-6, 3-6
Loss 12-7 Apr 2013 ITF Jackson, United States 25,000 Clay Bolivia María Fernanda
Álvarez Terán
Belarus Ilona Kremen
Netherlands Angelique van der Meet
3-6, 4-6
Win 13-7 Jul 2013 ITF São José do Rio Preto, Brazil 25,000 Clay Venezuela Adriana Pérez Argentina Mailen Auroux
Bolivia María Fernanda Álvarez Terán
4-6, 6-4, [11-9]
Win 14-7 Jul 2013 ITF Campinas, Brazil 25,000 Clay Venezuela Adriana Pérez Argentina Florencia Molinero
Argentina Carolina Zeballos
6-0, 6-1
Win 15-7 Oct 2013 ITF Caracas, Venezuela 25,000 Hard Venezuela Adriana Pérez Argentina Florencia Molinero
Brazil Laura Pigossi
6-3, 6-3
Win 16-7 Dec 2013 ITF Santiago, Chile 25,000 Clay Argentina María Irigoyen Chile Cecilia Costa Melgar
Chile Daniela Seguel
2-6, 6-4, [10-5]
Loss 16-8 Dec 2013 ITF Bertioga, Brazil 25,000 Hard Argentina María Irigoyen Brazil Paula Cristina Gonçalves
Brazil Laura Pigossi
6-4, 2-6, [7-10]
Win 17-8 May 2014 Open Saint-Gaudens, France 50,000 Clay Argentina María Irigoyen Canada Sharon Fichman
United Kingdom Johanna Konta
7-5, 6-3
Win 18-8 May 2014 ITF Grado, Italy 25,000 Clay Liechtenstein Stephanie Vogt Spain Lara Arruabarrena
Argentina Florencia Molinero
6-4, 6-2
Loss 18-9 Jun 2014 Aegon Nottingham Challenge, UK 50,000 Grass Liechtenstein Stephanie Vogt Australia Jarmila Gajdo?ová
Australia Arina Rodionova
6-7(0-7), 1-6
Loss 18-10 Jun 2014 Reinert Open, Germany 50,000 Clay Liechtenstein Stephanie Vogt Canada Gabriela Dabrowski
Colombia Mariana Duque
4-6, 2-6
Win 19-10 Sep 2014 Henderson Open, United States 50,000 Hard Argentina María Irigoyen United States Asia Muhammad
United States Maria Sanchez
6-3, 5-7, [11-9]
Win 20-10 Nov 2014 John Newcombe Challenge, U.S. 50,000 Hard Colombia Mariana Duque United States Alexa Glatch
United States Bernarda Pera
6-0, 6-3
Loss 20-11 Mar 2015 The Oaks Club Challenger, U.S. 50,000 Clay Argentina María Irigoyen Ukraine Anhelina Kalinina
Ukraine Oleksandra Korashvili
1-6, 4-6
Loss 20-12 Oct 2015 Abierto Tampico, Mexico 50,000 Hard Russia Marina Melnikova Argentina María Irigoyen
Czech Republic Barbora Krej?íková
5-7, 2-6
Loss 20-13 Mar 2019 ITF Irapuato, Mexico 25,000 Hard Czech Republic Renata Vorá?ová Australia Astra Sharma
New Zealand Paige Hourigan
1-6, 6-4, [10-12]

References

  1. ^ "Verónica Cepede Royg Biography". International Tennis Federation.
  2. ^ "Veronica Cepede Royg Bio".

External links

Olympic Games
Preceded by
Julieta Granada
Flagbearer for  Paraguay
(with Fabrizio Zanotti)
Tokyo 2020
Succeeded by
Incumbent

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