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Li, Peng mark new ranking heights

Li, Peng mark new ranking heights

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Chinese players Li Na and Peng Shuai reached unprecedented heights in the WTA rankings in Monday's update.
Cetkovska upsets No. 1-seed Li Na in Qatar

Cetkovska upsets No. 1-seed Li Na in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Petra Cetkovska outlasted top-seeded Li Na for a marathon three-set victory Thursday in a second-round match of the Qatar Total Open.
Pironkova, Cetkovska advance on upsets in Qatar

Pironkova, Cetkovska advance on upsets in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Qualifiers Tsvetana Pironkova and Petra Cetkovska pulled off first-round upsets Monday at the WTA's Qatar Total Open 2014.
Makarova escapes upsets at Pattaya Open

Makarova escapes upsets at Pattaya Open

PATTAYA, Thailand, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Ekaterina Makarova won a three-set match Friday, escaping the series of upsets that marked the quarterfinals of the WTA's PTT Pattaya Open in Thailand.
Date-Krumm advances at WTA's Pattaya Open

Date-Krumm advances at WTA's Pattaya Open

PATTAYA, Thailand, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Unseeded Kimiko Date-Krumm claimed a straight-set win Thursday in second-round play of the WTA PTT Pattaya Open in Thailand.
Lisicki survives first-round WTA challenge in Thailand

Lisicki survives first-round WTA challenge in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Sabine Lisicki needed a third set Monday to gain a spot in the second round of the WTA's PTT Pattaya Open in Thailand.
Jovanovski advances to Hobart WTA quarterfinals

Jovanovski advances to Hobart WTA quarterfinals

HOBART, Australia, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Bojana Jovanovski finished strong Tuesday in gaining a berth in the quarterfinals of the Hobart International tennis tournament in New Zealand.
Li Na repeats as Shenzhen Open champion

Li Na repeats as Shenzhen Open champion

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Li Na topped Peng Shuai 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to successfully defend her Shenzhen Open title in a battle between China's two highest ranked women's players.
Li, Peng set up all-Chinese Shenzhen Open final

Li, Peng set up all-Chinese Shenzhen Open final

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Li Na and Peng Shuai came away with results Friday that boosted the two-highest ranked Chinese women's tennis players into the finals of the Shenzhen Open.
Li, Peng gain semifinal spots at Shenzhen Open

Li, Peng gain semifinal spots at Shenzhen Open

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Chinese players Li Na and Peng Shuai won quarterfinal matches Thursday at their home country's Shenzhen Open tennis tournament.
King tops Errani at Shenzhen Open

King tops Errani at Shenzhen Open

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Vania King eliminated second-seeded Sara Errani in a lengthy three-set battle Wednesday at the WTA's Shenzhen Open in China.
Li claims first-round win at Shenzhen Open

Li claims first-round win at Shenzhen Open

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Defending champion Li Na edged Vera Zvonareva in her first-round match at the WTA's Shenzhen Open in China.
Peng takes easy first-round win at Shenzhen Open

Peng takes easy first-round win at Shenzhen Open

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- No. 5-seeded Peng Shuai rolled to a first-round win Sunday at the Shenzhen Open in China, one of three events on the first week of the 2014 WTA schedule.
Safarova advances at Luxembourg in straight sets

Safarova advances at Luxembourg in straight sets

LUXEMBOURG, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Lucie Safarova was among four straight-set winners in first-round play Monday at the Luxembourg Open WTA tennis tournament.
Petkovic beats Azarenka in China Open first round

Petkovic beats Azarenka in China Open first round

BEIJING, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Andrea Petkovic ousted world No. 2 and defending champion Victoria Azarenka in a first-round match Monday at the China Open tennis tournament.
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Peng Shuai (simplified Chinese: 彭帅; traditional Chinese: 彭帥; pinyin: Péng Shuài; born January 8, 1986, in Xiangtan) is a Chinese professional female tennis player. She won a gold medal at the 2010 Asian Games, defeating Akgul Amanmuradova in the final.

Peng is known for her stamina and plays with two hands on both sides and hits very flat. She has defeated many top 10 and top 5 players, including Anastasia Myskina, Elena Dementieva, Dinara Safina, Kim Clijsters, Martina Hingis, Amélie Mauresmo, Francesca Schiavone, Jelena Janković, Maria Sharapova, Agnieszka Radwańska, Li Na, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Nadia Petrova and Vera Zvonareva (#3).

She has yet to win a WTA singles title, making four finals and many semifinals.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Peng Shuai."
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