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Melanie Klaffner (German pronunciation: [ˈklafnɐ]; born 22 May 1990 in Waidhofen an der Ybbs) is an Austrian tennis player.

Melanie Klaffner
Nürnberger Versicherungscup 2014 - Qualifikation 1.Runde - Dalila Jakupovic vs. Melanie Klaffner 10.JPG
Full nameMelanie Klaffner
Country (sports) Austria
Born (1990-05-22) 22 May 1990 (age 29)
Waidhofen an der Ybbs, Austria
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Prize money$216,710
Singles
Career record354–241
Career titles15 ITF
Highest ranking175 (27 January 2014)
Current ranking596 (14 January 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2014)
French OpenQ1 (2014)
WimbledonQ1 (2010)
US OpenQ1 (2013)
Doubles
Career record233–148
Career titles19 ITF
Highest ranking148 (25 May 2009)
Current ranking495 (14 January 2019)
Team competitions
Fed Cup9–14
Last updated on: 14 January 2019.

Klaffner has won 15 singles and 19 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 27 January 2014, she reached her best singles ranking of No. 175 in the world. On 25 May 2009, she peaked at No. 148 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Austria at the Fed Cup, Klaffner has a win–loss record of 9–14.[1]

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ITF finals (38–26)Edit

Singles (15–8)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 / $80,000 tournaments
$50,000 / $60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 / $15,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 22 May 2006 Balș, Romania Clay   Diana Enache 6–3, 6–4
Winner 2. 11 June 2007 Lenzerheide, Switzerland Clay   Patricia Mayr 7–6(7–2), 6–4
Runner-up 1. 29 June 2009 Ystad, Sweden Clay   Lenka Wienerová 1–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 2. 21 September 2009 Telavi, Georgia Clay   Réka Luca Jani 2–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 10 May 2010 Tanjung Selor, Indonesia Hard (i)   Zhang Ling 6–3, 7–6(7–1)
Winner 4. 20 September 2010 Telavi, Georgia Clay   Irina Buryachok 3–6, 6–0, 3–0 ret.
Winner 5. 13 February 2012 Leimen, Germany Hard (i)   Tereza Smitková 2–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–1
Winner 6. 17 December 2012 Djibouti, Djibouti Hard   Amandine Hesse 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Winner 7. 18 February 2013 Muzaffarnagar, India Grass   Veronika Kapshay 6–2, 6–0
Winner 8. 18 March 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Valeria Podda 6–3, 6–1
Winner 9. 25 March 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Natela Dzalamidze 6–1, 6–0
Winner 10. 29 April 2013 Phuket, Thailand Hard (i)   Doroteja Erić 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 17 June 2013 Ystad, Sweden Clay   Danka Kovinić 3–6, 3–6
Winner 11. 24 June 2013 Zlín, Czech Republic Clay   Kristína Kučová 6–3, 6–2
Winner 12. 2 February 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Yuuki Tanaka 7–5, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 9 March 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Nudnida Luangnam 2–6, 4–6
Winner 13. 2 November 2015 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Irina Khromacheva 2–6, 7–6(9–7), 2–1 ret.
Winner 14. 30 November 2015 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Naomi Totka 6–4, 6–2
Winner 15. 31 October 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Ana Vrljić 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 5. 10 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Andreea Roșca 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 15 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Andreea Roșca 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 5 August 2018 Savitaipale, Finland Clay   Alexandra Damaschin 6–2, 2–6, 0–6
Runner-up 8. 28 April 2019 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Simona Waltert 6-7(6), 5-7

Doubles (23–18)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 30 April 2007 Bournemouth, United Kingdom Clay   Nicole Riner   Alenka Hubacek
  Jessica Moore
7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 7 May 2007 Rabat, Morocco Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Silvia Disderi
  Samia Medjahdi
6–1, 6–4
Winner 2. 25 June 2007 Oslo, Norway Clay   Eva-Maria Hoch   Mari Andersson
  Karoline Steiro
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 4 February 2008 Cali, Colombia Clay   Ksenia Milevskaya   Mailen Auroux
  Estefanía Craciún
1–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 5 May 2008 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Ksenia Milevskaya   Oksana Kalashnikova
  Pemra Özgen
6–2, 7–5
Winner 4. 26 May 2008 Galatina, Italy Clay   Jessica Moore   Maria Fernanda Alves
  María Irigoyen
3–6, 6–1, [10–6]
Winner 5. 2 June 2008 Grado, Italy Clay   Mariana Duque   Marinne Giraud
  Christina Wheeler
6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 30 June 2008 Mont-de-Marsan, France Clay   Frederica Piedade   İpek Şenoğlu
  Neuza Silva
4–6, 2–6
Winner 6. 27 October 2008 Istanbul, Turkey Hard (i)   Sandra Martinović   Çağla Büyükakçay
  Pemra Özgen
6–4, 6–7(5–7), [10–6]
Runner-up 4. 9 February 2009 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i)   Ksenia Milevskaya   Violette Huck
  Emma Laine
6–3, 6–7(5–7), [8–10]
Winner 7. 23 February 2009 Biberach, Germany Hard (i)   Sandra Klemenschits   Kristina Barrois
  Yvonne Meusburger
3–6, 6–4, [17–15]
Runner-up 5. 13 April 2009 Osprey, United States Clay   Heidi El Tabakh   Lindsay Lee-Waters
  Story Tweedie-Yates
3–6, 7–6(7–5), [10–12]
Winner 8. 4 May 2009 Indian Harbour Beach, United States Clay   Heidi El Tabakh   Tetiana Luzhanska
  Lilia Osterloh
6–3, 3–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 6. 29 June 2009 Ystad, Sweden Clay   Hanna Nooni   Sofia Arvidsson
  Sandra Roma
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 3 August 2009 Moscow, Russia Clay   Veronika Kapshay   Ekaterina Ivanova
  Arina Rodionova
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 8. 31 August 2009 Katowice, Poland Clay   Johanna Larsson   Karolina Kosińska
  Ágnes Szatmári
1–6, 6–2, [5–10]
Winner 9. 5 July 2010 Valladolid, Spain Hard   Anna Smith   Yera Campos Molina
  Leticia Costas
6–3, 2–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 9. 20 September 2010 Telavi, Georgia Clay   Oksana Kalashnikova   Veronika Kapshay
  Ágnes Szatmári
1–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Winner 10. 25 October 2010 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Karolina Kosińska   Nina Bratchikova
  Ágnes Szatmári
3–6, 7–5, [10–7]
Runner-up 10. 13 June 2011 Kharkiv, Ukraine Clay   Lina Stančiūtė   Valentyna Ivakhnenko
  Kateryna Kozlova
4–6, 3–6
Winner 11. 17 October 2011 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Nina Bratchikova   Tadeja Majerič
  Aleksandrina Naydenova
7–5, 5–7, [10–6]
Winner 12. 24 October 2011 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Ágnes Szatmári   Danka Kovinić
  Elina Svitolina
6–0, 6–7(1–7), [10–5]
Winner 13. 19 March 2012 Bangalore, India Hard   Tamaryn Hendler   Tadeja Majerič
  Anja Prislan
6–2, 4–6, [10–6]
Winner 14. 6 August 2012 Bursa, Turkey Clay   Laura Ioana Paar   Erika Takao
  Remi Tezuka
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 11. 21 January 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Melis Sezer   Lidziya Marozava
  Eugeniya Pashkova
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 12. 11 August 2014 Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Patricia Mayr-Achleitner   Lara Arruabarrena
  Florencia Molinero
2–6, 0–6
Winner 15. 26 January 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Anastasija Sevastova   Caroline Rohde-Moe
  Midori Yamamoto
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 13. 2 February 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Veronika Kapshay   Anna Morgina
  Yuuki Tanaka
6–4, 4–6, [6–10]
Runner-up 14. 9 November 2015 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Anna Morgina   Olga Parres Azcoitia
  Camilla Rosatello
2–6, ret.
Winner 16. 11 April 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Julia Wachaczyk   Katie Boulter
  Oleksandra Korashvili
6–4, 2–6, [13–11]
Winner 17. 24 October 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Ana Bianca Mihăilă   Ola Abou Zekry
  Anastasia Pribylova
6–4, 6–2
Winner 18. 27 March 2017 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Laura Ioana Paar   Emilie Francati
  Kajsa Rinaldo Persson
6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 15. 15 April 2017 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Laura Ioana Paar   Ana Veselinović
  You Xiaodi
6–2, 5–7, [11–13]
Runner-up 16. 10 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Jelena Stojanovic   Rio Kitagawa
  Nastja Kolar
6–1, 4–6, [2–10]
Runner-up 17. 15 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Jelena Stojanovic   Andreea Roșca
  Gabriela Nicole Tătăruș
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 18. 17 March 2018 Hammamet, Tunisia Clay   Oana Georgeta Simion   Oana Gavrilă
  Laura Pigossi
5–7, 7–6(8–6), [9–11]
Winner 19. 21 April 2018 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Anna Morgina   Alicia Barnett
  Julia Terziyska
7–5, 6–1
Winner 20. 26 January 2019 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Magali Kempen   Jacqueline Cabaj Awad
  Fiona Ganz
6-4, 6-1
Winner 21. 17 March 2019 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Julia Wachaczyk   Merel Hoedt
  Noa Liauw a Fong
6–2, 6–2
Winner 22. 21 April 2019 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Despina Papamichail   Júlia Konishi Camargo Silva
  Katya Malikova
6–3, 6–1
Winner 23. 21 July 2019 Baja, Hungary Clay   Mayar Sherif   Réka Luca Jani
  Lara Salden
6–2, 4–6, [10–8]

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