Yui Kamiji falls in Australian Open wheelchair final

Tennis Feb 17, 2021

Yui Kamiji falls in Australian Open wheelchair final

Yui Kamiji was unable to defend her Australian Open title Wednesday in the women's wheelchair singles final, losing a three-set thriller against world No. 1 Diede De Groot of the Netherlands 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 7-6 (7-4). Having split the first two sets, the No. 2 ...

Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Tennis Oct 11, 2020

Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Yui Kamiji, winner of the French Open women's wheelchair singles title, missed out on her third Grand Slam doubles crown of 2020 when she and her British partner Jordanne Whiley lost in Saturday's final. Kamiji and Whiley, who together won the Australian Open doubles title ...

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Tennis Oct 9, 2020

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Momoko Ohtani will face three-time French Open winner Yui Kamiji in the first all-Japanese women's wheelchair singles final at Roland Garros after the relative newcomer pulled off an upset victory over the defending champion on Thursday. Tournament debutant Ohtani stunned the No. 1 seeded Dutchwoman ...

Yui Kamiji falls in women's wheelchair final at French Open

Tennis Jun 9, 2019

Yui Kamiji falls in women's wheelchair final at French Open

Japan's Yui Kamiji failed in her attempt to win a third straight French Open women's wheelchair singles title on Saturday, while compatriot Shingo Kunieda prevailed in the men's wheelchair doubles for the first time in three years. Kamiji lost 6-1, 6-0 to Dutch No. 1 ...

Kamiji wins U.S. Open women's wheelchair singles title

More Sports / Tennis Sep 11, 2017

Kamiji wins U.S. Open women's wheelchair singles title

World No. 1 Yui Kamiji earned her third Grand Slam title of the season by winning the women's singles final at the U.S. Open wheelchair championships on Sunday. The top-seeded Japanese beat the second-seeded Diede de Groot of the Netherlands 7-5, 6-2 in the 1-hour, ...

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

More Sports / Tennis Jun 11, 2017

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

Yui Kamiji won the French Open women's wheelchair championship on Saturday for her second straight Grand Slam title. The 23-year-old Kamiji, the Rio Paralympic bronze medalist, defeated Germany's Sabine Ellerbrock 7-5, 6-4 for her fourth career Grand Slam championship. "Regardless of how well I played, I'm ...