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Hendrik Dreekmann (born 29 January 1975) is a former tennis player from Germany, who turned professional in 1991. He reached the quarterfinals of the 1994 French Open and the 1997 Miami Masters.

Hendrik Dreekmann
Country (sports) Germany
ResidenceBielefeld, Germany
Born (1975-01-29) 29 January 1975 (age 44)
Bielefeld, Germany
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro1991
Retired2003
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,369,435
Singles
Career record97–118
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 39 (30 September 1996)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1995)
French OpenQF (1994)
Wimbledon2R (1997, 1998)
US Open3R (1996)
Doubles
Career record5–16
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 296 (28 October 1996)

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Personal lifeEdit

He is married to former long jumper Susen Tiedtke since 28 January 2005.

CareerEdit

JuniorsEdit

As a junior, Dreekmann was the runner-up at the 1989 European Junior Championships in Sofia, and reached the semis at the 1991 Orange Bowl.

Pro tourEdit

Dreekman's greatest result in singles was reaching the quarterfinals of the 1994 French Open, only the second grand slam he had participated in. En route he defeated Adrian Voinea, Richey Reneberg and former top tenners Carlos Costa and Aaron Krickstein. In the quarter-finals, Dreekman led Magnus Larsson two sets to love, but eventually lost in five sets.

The right-hander reached his highest individual ranking on the ATP Tour on 30 September 1996, when he became World No. 39.

ATP Tour finalsEdit

Singles (2 runners-up)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 3 April 1994 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard   Markus Zoecke 1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 23 September 1996 Basel, Switzerland Hard   Pete Sampras 5–7, 2–6, 0–6

Doubles (1 runner-up)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 19 August 1996 Jericho, USA Hard   Alexander Volkov   Luke Jensen
  Murphy Jensen
3–6, 6–7

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