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SUGIYAMA AT US OPEN
Ai Sugiyama of Japan, who is seeded fifth, plays doubles with Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia versus Alexa Glatch and Vania King, both from the USA, during the US Open on September 1, 2005 in New York City. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
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Vania King (born February 3, 1989 in Monterey Park, California, US) is an American female tennis player. King won both the 2010 Wimbledon Women's Doubles and 2010 US Open Women's Doubles titles with Kazakh partner Yaroslava Shvedova.

King's parents moved to the United States from Taiwan in 1982. She is the youngest of four children. Her brother Phillip was a four-time All-American at Duke University and two-time US junior champion.

In 2006 King won her only WTA singles title at the PTT Bangkok Open, a Tier III tournament with $200,000 in total prize money. She defeated Tamarine Tanasugarn in the final. On November 6, 2006, King achieved her career-high singles ranking of 50th overall.

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