|Born||28 March 2001|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Plays||Left-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Prize money||US$ 338,596|
|Career record||98-64 (60.5%)|
|Career titles||3 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 106 (2 March 2020)|
|Current ranking||No. 135 (22 March 2021)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||Q3 (2020)|
|French Open||1R (2021)|
|Wimbledon||Q2 (2019, 2021)|
|US Open||1R (2019)|
|Career record||40-24 (62.5%)|
|Career titles||3 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 240 (27 May 2019)|
|Current ranking||No. 610 (22 March 2021)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open Junior||SF (2018)|
|French Open Junior||SF (2017)|
|Wimbledon Junior||W (2018)|
|US Open Junior||F (2017)|
|Last updated on: 23 March 2021.|
Wang Xiyu (Chinese: ; pinyin: ; Mandarin pronunciation: [wǎ? ?í ỳ]; born 28 March 2001) is a Chinese tennis player. In March 2020, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 106. On 27 May 2019, she peaked at No. 240 in the WTA doubles rankings.
Wang became junior world No. 1 on 10 September 2018, right after she won her first and only singles Grand Slam title at the 2018 US Open, defeating Clara Burel in the final. The same year, she finished as quarterfinalist on the Australian Open and French Open and then as semifinalist on Wimbledon, all in singles. In doubles, she also has won one doubles Grand Slam title at the 2018 Wimbledon, partnering with Wang Xinyu and finished as runner-up at the 2017 US Open, alongside Lea Bo?kovi?. She also reached semifinal at the 2017 French Open and 2018 Australian Open. On the ITF Junior Tour, she has won six singles and eight doubles titles.
Wang made her ITF Women's Circuit debut in 2016 at the $10K event in Anning, as a wild card player. Despite the loss in her first match, the following week she reached semifinal at the $10K event in the same city. In October 2017, she made her WTA main-draw debut at the 2017 Tianjin Open, where she also recorded her first win over Danka Kovini?.
Season of 2018 was her breakthrough. In the early season, she reached quarterfinal at the $60K Burnie International, and soon after that she played in qualification at the Premier Mandatory Miami Open, but failed to reach main draw. In April, she recorded her first win at the WTA Challenger Tour, defeating Naomi Broady in order to reach second round of the Zhengzhou Open. In August, she won her first ITF singles title, defeating Barbora ?tefková in the final of $25 event in Nonthaburi. She then finished as runner-up at the another $25K event in Nonthaburi and win title at the $25K event in Tsukuba. Her last tournament of season was Wuhan Open, where she made debut at the Premier 5 level tournaments. There she recorded win over wild card player Bernarda Pera, before she lost in a tense match against Daria Kasatkina.
In 2019, Wang continued to improve with her game and results. Just like previous year, she reached another quarterfinal at the $60K event in Burnie. In March, she made her debut at the Premier Mandatory level tournaments, reaching second round of Miami Open. There she also recorded her first win on that level, defeating Monica Puig in the first round. In April, she reached final at the $25K event in Osaka and month later won her first major ITF title at the $60K event in La Bisbal D'emporda, defeating Dalma Gálfi in the final. In June, she reached quarterfinal of the $100K Manchester Trophy. Unlike first three Grand Slams of the year, Wang succeed to reach main-draw at the US Open, but lost to Kirsten Flipkens in the first round. Later, she reached only first round of Wuhan Open and China Open, but went one round further at the Tianjin Open.
Wang started the year of 2020 with a win over Sorana Cîrstea at the Shenzhen Open, but then lost to third seed Elise Mertens. Soon after she failed to reach main-draw of Australian Open, Wang reached quarterfinal of the Hua Hin Championships, where she also defeating world No. 15 Petra Marti?. She followed this with semifinal of the Mexican Open, where she made three wins before she lost to Heather Watson. Right after that, she reached her career-highest singles ranking of place 106.
Only main-draw results in WTA Tour, Grand Slam tournaments, Fed Cup/Billie Jean King Cup and Olympic Games are included in win-loss records.
Current after the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|Australian Open||A||A||Q2||Q3||A||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|French Open||A||A||Q2||A||1R||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Wimbledon||A||A||Q2||NH||Q2||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|US Open||A||A||1R||A||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Win-Loss||0-0||0-0||0-1||0-0||0-1||0 / 2||0-2||0%|
|Indian Wells Open||A||A||Q1||Not Held||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|Miami Open||A||Q1||2R||NH||1R||0 / 2||1-2||33%|
|Madrid Open||A||A||A||NH||Q2||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|Canadian Open||A||A||1R||NH||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Wuhan Open||A||2R||1R||NH||0 / 2||1-2||33%|
|Tournaments||1||3||7||3||7||Career total: 21|
|Overall Win-Loss||1-1||1-3||2-7||6-3||4-7||0 / 21||14-21||40%|
|Win||1-0||Aug 2018||ITF Nonthaburi, Thailand||25,000||Hard||Barbora ?tefková||6-3, 7-5|
|Loss||1-1||Aug 2018||ITF Nonthaburi, Thailand||25,000||Hard||Wang Xinyu||1-6, 6-4, 1-6|
|Win||2-1||Aug 2018||ITF Tsukuba, Japan||25,000||Hard||Zhang Kailin||3-6, 7-5, 7-5|
|Loss||2-2||Apr 2019||ITF Osaka, Japan||25,000||Hard||Han Na-lae||5-7, 6-3, 3-6|
|Win||3-2||May 2019||Internacional de Solgironès, Spain||60,000||Clay||Dalma Gálfi||4-6, 6-3, 6-2|
|Loss||0-1||Sep 2017||ITF Hua Hin, Thailand||15,000||Hard||Natalija Kosti?|| Ni Ma Zhuoma
You Mi Zhuoma
|Loss||0-2||Dec 2017||ITF Castellón, Spain||15,000||Clay||Ren Jiaqi|| Yvonne Cavallé Reimers
|Win||1-2||Jun 2018||ITF Barcelona, Spain||25,000||Clay||Jessica Ho|| Carolina Meligeni Alves
|Win||2-2||Jun 2018||ITF Madrid, Spain||25,000||Clay (i)||Montserrat González|| Anastasia Pribylova
|Win||3-2||Aug 2018||ITF Nonthaburi, Thailand||25,000||Hard||Wang Xinyu|| Destanee Aiava
|7-5, 5-7, [10-4]|
|Loss||3-3||Apr 2019||ITF Osaka, Japan||25,000||Hard||Hsu Ching-wen|| Choi Ji-hee
|4-6, 7-5, [8-10]|
|Loss||2017||US Open||Hard||Lea Bo?kovi?|| Olga Danilovi?
|Win||2018||Wimbledon||Grass||Wang Xinyu|| Caty McNally
Wang's record against players who have been ranked in the top 10. Active players are in boldface.
|No. 2 ranked players|
|Svetlana Kuznetsova||0-1||0%||0-1||-||-||Lost (2-6, 4-6) at 2019 Canadian Open|
|Vera Zvonareva||0-1||0%||0-1||-||-||Lost (4-6, 1-6) at 2020 Indian Wells Challenger|
|No. 4 ranked players|
|Kiki Bertens||0-1||0%||0-1||-||-||Lost (4-6, 1-6) at 2019 Miami Open|
|No. 5 ranked players|
|Sara Errani||1-0||100%||1-0||-||-||Won (7-5, 6-7(3), 6-1) at 2020 Mexican Open|
|No. 10 ranked players|
|Daria Kasatkina||0-1||0%||0-1||-||-||Lost (1-6, 6-3, 6-7(8)) at 2018 Wuhan Open|
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|Statistics as of end of 2020|