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Lan Bale (born 7 September 1969 in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa), is a former professional tennis player from South Africa. He enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 4 doubles titles and finished runner-up an additional 4 times. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of world No. 27 in 1995.

Doubles titles (4)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 1993 Durban, South Africa Hard   Byron Black   Johan de Beer
  Marcos Ondruska
7–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 1994 Coral Springs, U.S. Clay   Brett Steven   Ken Flach
  Stephane Simian
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 1994 Basel, Switzerland Hard (i)   John-Laffnie de Jager   Patrick McEnroe
  Jared Palmer
3–6, 6–7
Winner 3. 1994 Tel Aviv, Israel Hard   John-Laffnie de Jager   Jan Apell
  Jonas Björkman
6–7, 6–2, 7–6
Winner 4. 1996 Munich, Germany Clay   Stephen Noteboom   Olivier Delaître
  Diego Nargiso
4–6, 7–6, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 1998 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Piet Norval   Magnus Gustafsson
  Magnus Larsson
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 1999 Palermo, Italy Clay   Alberto Martín   Mariano Hood
  Sebastián Prieto
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 4. 2000 Santiago, Chile Clay   Piet Norval   Gustavo Kuerten
  Antonio Prieto
2–6, 4–6

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