Shuko Aoyama is a Japanese professional tennis player. Aoyama became a professional tennis player after graduating from Waseda University. She reached a career-high singles ranking of world No. 182 on 9 February 2015 and a career-high doubles ranking of No. 5 on 15 November 2021.
She has predominantly played doubles and has won 17 doubles titles on the WTA Tour, having had her most successful Grand Slam appearances at Wimbledon after reaching the semifinals at the 2013 and 2021 tournaments. She has also won four singles and 30 doubles titles on the ITF Women’s Circuit. Aoyama started playing tennis at age 9. Her favourite surface is grass. She studied at Waseda University in Japan.
Physical Features: Shuko Aoyama
Shuko Aoyama is a very beautiful looking lady. She stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches and has an ideal body weight. Shuko has a weight of around 63 Kgs. She has a distinct body type with excellent height and body measurements. Her body weight is appropriate for her height. Her body build type is very athletic. She has black hair and dark brown eyes colour. Her body measurements are 34-31-33.
Personal Information: Shuko Aoyama
Shuko Aoyama was born on 19 December 1987 in Osaka, Japan. There is not much information available about her parents. She likes to keep her personal life very private. There is also no information about her marital status and whether she is dating anyone or not.
Shuko Aoyama: Career
Aoyama made her ITF Women’s Circuit debut in the doubles event at Gifu in 2007. In March 2009, she won her first ITF title at the $10K Kōfu doubles event. In June 2010, she won her first singles ITF title at the $10K Tokyo event. At the 2012 Citi Open in September, she won her first WTA title in doubles. In September 2012 she won the $100K Ningbo. During the 2012 season, she also won two $50K events, the Lexington and the Bronx. She made a strong start to the 2013 season reaching the semifinal in the first week of January at the Shenzhen Open. Soon after, she won her first Grand Slam match at the Australian Open but then lost in the second round playing with Irina Falconi. In March she won the Malaysian Open with Chang Kai-Chen.
During the next three seasons, she did not have as good performances as in the 2013 season. In the first week of the 2015 season, she reached the final at the Auckland Open playing with Renata Voráčová. During 2016, she won one WTA doubles title at the Japan Open and finished runner-ups at the Nuremberg Cup, Washington Open and Jiangxi Open.
Shuko Aoyama has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. Her primary source of income is her professional tennis career. Outside the court, she earns many endorsements and sponsorships. There is not much info about her salary and endorsement earnings but it will be updated soon.
Shuko Aoyama is also active on various social media platforms. She is on Instagram with the username @shuko.aoyama. Her account is not verified and has 2.5k followers so far.