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Lesley Kerkhove (born 4 November 1991 in Goes) is a Dutch tennis player.

Lesley Kerkhove
Lesley Kerkhove 1, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Kerkhove at the 2015 Wimbledon qualifying
Country (sports) Netherlands
Born (1991-11-04) 4 November 1991 (age 27)
Goes
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Prize money$389,725
Singles
Career record317–238
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking149 (16 October 2017)
Current ranking192 (8 April 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2018)
French OpenQ1 (2016, 2017)
WimbledonQ1 (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
US Open1R (2017)
Doubles
Career record178–126
Career titles1 WTA, 14 ITF
Highest ranking58 (25 June 2018)
Current ranking120 (8 April 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2018)
French Open1R (2018)
Wimbledon2R (2017)
Team competitions
Fed Cup4–2
Last updated on: 13 April 2019.
Kerkhove at the 2015 Wimbledon qualifying

Kerkhove has won three singles and 14 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 16 October 2017, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 149. On 25 June 2018, she peaked at No. 58 in the doubles rankings.

In July 2013, Kerkhove made her WTA Tour main-draw debut at the Swedish Open.[1] After coming through all three qualifying rounds,[2] she lost to Nina Bratchikova in round one. Partnering Richèl Hogenkamp, she also lost in the first round of doubles to Alexandra Dulgheru and Flavia Pennetta, who went on to become the tournament runners-up.[3]

Contents

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (1–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2016 Swedish Open International Clay   Lidziya Marozava   Andreea Mitu
  Alicja Rosolska
3–6, 5–7
Win 1–1 Oct 2017 Luxembourg Open International Hard (i)   Lidziya Marozava   Eugenie Bouchard
  Kirsten Flipkens
6–7(4-7), 6–4, [10–6]

ITF finals (17–24)Edit

Singles (3–12)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–5)
Clay (1–7)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 30 August 2010 Middelburg, Netherlands Clay   Angelique van der Meet 1–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 14 February 2011 Albufeira, Portugal Hard   Amra Sadiković 3–6, 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 20 June 2011 Breda, Netherlands Clay   Polina Vinogradova 2–6, 6–1, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 27 June 2011 Middelburg, Netherlands Clay   Bibiane Schoofs 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Runner-up 4. 22 August 2011 Enschede, Netherlands Clay   Sandra Martinović 6–2, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 29 August 2011 Apeldoorn, Netherlands Clay   Myrtille Georges 5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 6 February 2012 Launceston, Australia Hard   Yulia Putintseva 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 27 August 2012 Rotterdam, Netherlands Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze 6–7(5–7), 6–2, 4–6
Runner-up 8. 3 September 2012 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay   Sandra Záhlavová 5–7, 6–7(5–7)
Winner 2. 7 July 2014 Aschaffenburg, Germany Clay   Carina Witthöft 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 9. 13 October 2014 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Elizaveta Kulichkova 1–6, 0–6
Winner 3. 9 November 2015 Équeurdreville, France Hard (i)   Sofia Shapatava 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 10. 14 March 2016 Irapuato, Mexico Hard   Françoise Abanda 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 11. 11 November 2017 Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Anna-Lena Friedsam 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 12. 5 May 2018 Tbilisi, Georgia Hard   Ekaterine Gorgodze 4–6, 4–6
Winner 4. 23 September 2018 Lisbon, Portugal Hard   Pemra Özgen 6–2, 7–6(7–6)
Winner 5. 30 September 2018 Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i)   Clara Burel 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Runner-up 13. 3 March 2019 Mâcon, France Hard (i)   Myrtille Georges 3–6, 3–6

Doubles (14–12)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (10–7)
Clay (3–5)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 30 July 2012 $25,000 Rebecq, Belgium Clay   Marina Melnikova   Diana Buzean
  Daniëlle Harmsen
4–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 28 October 2013 $50,000 Taipei, Taiwan Hard   Arantxa Rus   Chen Yi
  Luksika Kumkhum
6–4, 2–6, [14–12]
Runner-up 2. 23 June 2014 $25,000 Stuttgart, Germany Clay   Arantxa Rus   Viktorija Golubic
  Laura Siegemund
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 7 July 2014 $25,000 Aschaffenburg, Germany Clay   Xenia Knoll   Rika Fujiwara
  Yuuki Tanaka
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 1 September 2014 $25,000 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay   Richèl Hogenkamp   Rebecca Peterson
  Eva Wacanno
4–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 15 September 2014 $25,000 Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Richèl Hogenkamp   Nicola Geuer
  Viktorija Golubic
2–6, 7–5, [10–8]
Runner-up 5. 13 October 2014 $25,000 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Martina Borecká   Varatchaya Wongteanchai
  Varunya Wongteanchai
2–6, 7–5, [7–10]
Winner 3. 3 November 2014 $25,000 Bath, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Xenia Knoll   Barbara Bonić
  Pemra Özgen
6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 6. 26 January 2015 $25,000 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France Hard (i)   Ana Vrljić   Gioia Barbieri
  Jeļena Ostapenko
6–2, 6–7(4–7), [3–10]
Winner 4. 29 June 2015 $15,000 Zeeland, Netherlands Clay   Quirine Lemoine   Conny Perrin
  Alyona Sotnikova
6–2, 3–6, [10–3]
Winner 5. 10 August 2015 $25,000 Westende, Belgium Hard   Indy de Vroome   Ankita Raina
  Alyona Sotnikova
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Runner-up 7. 7 September 2015 $25,000 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay   Arantxa Rus   Quirine Lemoine
  Eva Wacanno
6–3, 4–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 8. 5 October 2015 $50,000 Kirkland, United States Hard   Arantxa Rus   Stéphanie Foretz
  Mandy Minella
4–6, 6–4, [4–10]
Winner 6. 9 November 2015 $25,000 Équeurdreville, France Hard (i)   Alexandra Cadanțu   Elizaveta Ianchuk
  Shérazad Reix
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 9. 16 November 2015 $25,000 Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Quirine Lemoine   Xenia Knoll
  Alice Matteucci
6–3, 3–6, [3–10]
Runner-up 10. 14 December 2015 $50,000 Ankara, Turkey Hard (i)   Paula Kania   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Marina Melnikova
4–6, 7–5, [8–10]
Winner 7. 25 July 2016 $25,000 Horb am Neckar, Germany Clay   Richèl Hogenkamp   Anita Husarić
  Oleksandra Korashvili
6–1, 7–6(7–2)
Winner 8. 17 October 2016 $50,000 Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i)   Ivana Jorović   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Ekaterina Yashina
6–3, 7–5
Winner 9. 11 March 2017 $60,000 Zhuhai, China Hard   Lidziya Marozava   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
6–4, 6–2
Winner 10. 29 July 2017 $25,000 Horb, Germany Clay   Bibiane Schoofs   Ágnes Bukta
  Isabella Shinikova
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 11. 5 November 2017 $25,000 Nantes, France Clay   Michaëlla Krajicek   Manon Arcangioli
  Shérazad Reix
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 12. 15 December 2017 $100,000+H Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Lidziya Marozava   Mihaela Buzărnescu
  Alena Fomina
4–6, 3–6
Winner 11. 10 March 2018 $60,000 Zhuhai, China Hard   Anna Blinkova   Nao Hibino
  Danka Kovinić
7–5, 6–4
Winner 12. 23 February 2019 $25,000 Glasgow, Great Britain Hard (i)   Anna Zaja   Freya Christie
  Jana Fett
6–3, 3–6, [10–3]
Winner 13. 2 March 2019 $25,000 Mâcon, France Hard (i)   Bibiane Schoofs   Claudia Giovine
  Angelica Moratelli
6–2, 6–4
Winner 14. 30 March 2019 $60,000 Croissy-Beaubourg, France Hard (i)   Harriet Dart   Sarah Beth Grey
  Eden Silva
6–3, 6–2

Junior Grand Slam finalsEdit

Girls' DoublesEdit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2008 French Open Clay   Arantxa Rus   Polona Hercog
  Jessica Moore
7–5, 1–6, [7–10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Swedish Open – Main Draw Singles" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 October 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Swedish Open – Qualifying Singles" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 October 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2013.
  3. ^ "Swedish Open – Main Draw Doubles" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 October 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2013.

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