Lenka Němečková

Lenka Němečková (born 20 April 1976) is a Czech former professional tennis player.

Lenka Němečková
Country (sports) Czech Republic
Born (1976-04-20) 20 April 1976 (age 44)
Brno, Czechoslovakia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1994
Retired2006
Prize money$533,966
Singles
Career record326–284
Career titles0 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 72 (12 January 1998)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (1998, 1999, 2000)
French Open2R (2001)
Wimbledon1R (1997, 1998)
US Open1R (1998, 1999)
Doubles
Career record207–170
Career titles1 WTA, 16 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 85 (28 April 1997)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1996, 1997)
French Open2R (1999)
Wimbledon1R (1997,1999, 2002)
US Open1R (1996,1997, 1999)

Němečková was born in Brno. She has a career-high WTA singles ranking of 72, achieved on 12 January 1998. She also has a career-high WTA doubles ranking of 85 achieved on 28 April 1997. Němečková has won one WTA doubles title, and four ITF singles titles and 16 ITF doubles titles.

Melicharová retired from professional tennis 2006.

WTA career finalsEdit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Result Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss Sep 1997 Surabaya, Indonesia Hard   Dominique Monami 1–6, 3–6

Doubles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-ups)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (1–2)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Apr 1997 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Yuka Yoshida   Kerry-Anne Guse
  Kristine Radford
4–6, 7–5, 5–7
Loss 2. Jul 2001 Vienna, Austria Clay   Vanessa Henke   Paola Suárez
  Patricia Tarabini
4–6, 2–6
Win 1. Oct 2001 Beijing, China Hard   Liezel Huber   Evie Dominikovic
  Tamarine Tanasugarn
6–0, 7–5

ITF finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (4–9)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 22 March 1993 Madrid, Spain Hard   Gala León García 3–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 14 June 1993 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Blanka Kumbárová 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 28 June 1993 Velp, Netherlands Clay   Yvette Basting 0–6, 5–7
Runner-up 4. 24 April 1995 Budapest, Hungary Clay   Andrea Temesvári 4–6, 6–3, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 21 May 1995 Tortosa, Spain Clay   Veronica Stele 2-6, 6-2, 4-6
Winner 6. 29 July 1996 Rostock, Germany Clay   Sandra Klösel 6–2, 7–6
Winner 7. 22 September 1996 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Francesca Romano 6-2, 6-3
Runner-up 8. 23 February 1997 Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Corina Morariu 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 9. 24 September 2000 Lecce, Italy Clay   Maja Palaveršić 2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 10. 4 August 2002 Brindisi, Italy Clay   Ľubomíra Kurhajcová 6–7(2), 0–6
Runner-up 11. 29 September 2002 Lecce, Italy Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja 3–6, 4–6
Winner 12. 28 April 2003 Maglie, Italy Clay   Ivana Lisjak 5–7, 6–1, 7–6(5)
Runner-up 13. 29 June 2003 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Jana Hlaváčková 4–6, 6–3, 0–6

Doubles (16–15)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 15 March 1993 Zaragoza, Spain Hard   Dominika Gorecká   Gala León García
  Silvia Ramón-Cortés
6–4, 6–1
Winner 2. 22 March 1993 Madrid, Spain Clay   Dominika Gorecká   Vanessa Castellano
  Alicia Ortuño
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 12 April 1993 Neudörfl, Austria Clay   Zuzana Nemšáková   Pavlína Rajzlová
  Ivana Havrlíková
4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 4. 14 June 1993 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Martina Hautová   Markéta Štusková
  Alena Vašková
6–7(4), 6–1, 7–5
Winner 5. 28 June 1993 Velp, Netherlands Clay   Martina Hautová   Maija Avotins
  Lisa McShea
7–5, 7–5
Winner 6. 9 August 1993 Munich, Germany Clay   Petra Raclavská   Ivona Horvat
  Martina Hautová
2–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 7. 29 November 1993 Le Havre, France Clay (i)   Ludmila Richterová   Christína Papadáki
  Julie Steven
6–1, 7–6(2)
Runner-up 8. 20 June 1994 Valladolid, Spain Clay   Hanneke Ketelaars   Hiroko Mochizuki
  Yuka Tanaka
0–6, 6–4, 2–6
Runner-up 9. 27 June 1994 Plovdiv, Bulgaria Clay   Kateřina Kroupová-Šišková   Nanne Dahlman
  Janette Husárová
4–6, 4–6
Winner 10. 29 August 1994 İstanbul, Turkey Hard   Petra Raclavská   Carin Bakkum
  Maaike Koutstaal
6–2, 6–3
Winner 11. 15 May 1995 Tortosa, Spain Clay   Eva Melicharová   Estefanía Bottini
  Gala León García
6–3, 7–6(5)
Runner-up 12. 3 July 1995 Sezze, Italy Clay   Maja Živec-Škulj   Laura Garrone
  Gloria Pizzichini
6–7(4), 2–6
Winner 13. 31 July 1995 Sopot, Poland Clay   Petra Raclavská   Tina Križan
  Katarína Studeníková
2–0 ret.
Runner-up 14. 23 June 1996 Bytom, Poland Clay   Eva Martincová   Denisa Chládková
  Radka Pelikánová
6–7(0), 4–6
Winner 15. 11 August 1996 Sopot, Poland Clay   Helena Vildová   Kirstin Freye
  Silke Meier
6–0, 6–0
Winner 16. 22 September 1996 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Laura Montalvo   Teodora Nedeva
  Antoaneta Pandjerova
6–2, 6–0
Runner-up 17. 4 August 1997 Sopot, Poland Clay   Radka Bobková   Svetlana Krivencheva
  Elena Tatarkova
6–7(7), 3–6
Runner-up 18. 10 August 1998 Bratislava, Slovakia Clay   Katarína Studeníková   Milena Nekvapilová
  Hana Šromová
2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 19. 15 February 1999 Redbridge, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Patricia Wartusch   Nóra Köves
  Dragana Zarić
1–6, 4–6
Winner 20. 28 March 1999 Atlanta, United States Hard   Meilen Tu   Catherine Barclay
  Katie Schlukebir
6-3, 6-3
Runner-up 21. 8 May 1999 Bratislava, Slovakia Clay   Radka Zrubáková   Tina Križan
  Katarina Srebotnik
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 22. 20 June 1999 Marseille, France Clay   Eva Martincová   Gisela Riera
  Raluca Sandu
4–6, 6–7
Runner-up 23. 4 August 2002 Brindisi, Italy Clay   Ľubomíra Kurhajcová   Flavia Pennetta
  Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
3–6, 2–6
Winner 24. 16 September 2002 Luxembourg City, Luxembourg Clay   Eva Martincová   Eva Fislová
  Ľubomíra Kurhajcová
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 25. 29 June 2003 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Vanessa Henke   Jana Hlaváčková
  Dominika Luzarová
5–7, 2–6
Winner 26. 14 July 2003 Garching bei München, Germany Clay   Angelika Bachmann   Antonia Matic
  Lydia Steinbach
6–2, 7–6(7)
Runner-up 27. 21 September 2003 Biella, Italy Clay   Martina Müller   Ľubomíra Kurhajcová
  Libuše Průšová
2–6, 4–6
Winner 28. 17 February 2004 Columbus, United States Hard (i)   Stanislava Hrozenská   Leanne Baker
  Francesca Lubiani
7–6(3), 4–6, 6–3
Runner-up 29. 20 July 2004 Innsbruck, Austria Clay   Stanislava Hrozenská   Alona Bondarenko
  Galina Fokina
2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 30. 19 December 2004 Bergamo, Italy Hard   Julia Schruff   Giulia Casoni
  Francesca Lubiani
2-6, 3-6
Runner-up 31. 11 July 2005 Vittel, France Clay   Stanislava Hrozenská   Hana Šromová
  Renata Voráčová
4–6, 4–6

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