Japanese tennis player who won the BGL Luxembourg Open in October 2015. She made it into the third round of Wimbledon in 2011.
She became a professional tennis player in December 2008 at the age of 17.
She reached a WTA singles ranking of 38 in May 2016.
She hails from Chiba in Japan.
She was defeated by Venus Williams at the Taiwan Open in February 2016.