Melanie Klaffner

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

Melanie Klaffner
Nürnberger Versicherungscup 2014 - Qualifikation 1.Runde - Dalila Jakupovic vs. Melanie Klaffner 10.JPG
Country (sports) Austria
Born (1990-05-22) 22 May 1990 (age 30)
Waidhofen an der Ybbs, Austria
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Prize moneyUS$ 227,479
Singles
Career record378–261 (59.2%)
Career titles0
15 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 175 (27 January 2014)
Current rankingNo. 601 (30 September 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2014)
French OpenQ1 (2014)
WimbledonQ1 (2010)
US OpenQ1 (2013)
Doubles
Career record254–159 (61.5%)
Career titles0
23 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 148 (25 May 2009)
Current rankingNo. 384 (30 September 2019)
Team competitions
Fed Cup12–14
Last updated on: 4 October 2019.

Klaffner has won 15 singles and 23 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 WTA doubles rankings.

Playing for Austria at the Fed Cup, Klaffner has a win–loss record of 12–14.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 24 (15 titles, 9 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (8–1)
Clay (6–7)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 May 2006 ITF Balș, Romania 10,000 Clay   Diana Enache 6–3, 6–4
Win 2–0 Jun 2007 ITF Lenzerheide, Switzerland 10,000 Clay   Patricia Mayr 7–6(2), 6–4
Loss 2–1 Jun 2009 ITF Ystad, Sweden 25,000 Clay   Lenka Wienerová 1–6, 6–7(3)
Loss 2–2 Sep 2009 ITF Telavi, Georgia 25,000 Clay   Réka Luca Jani 2–6, 4–6
Win 3–2 May 2010 ITF Tanjung Selor, Indonesia 25,000 Hard (i)   Zhang Ling 6–3, 7–6(1)
Win 4–2 Sep 2010 ITF Telavi, Georgia 25,000 Clay   Irina Buryachok 3–6, 6–0, 3–0 ret.
Win 5–2 Feb 2012 ITF Leimen, Germany 10,000 Hard (i)   Tereza Smitková 2–6, 7–6(5), 6–1
Win 6–2 Dec 2012 ITF Djibouti, Djibouti 10,000 Hard   Amandine Hesse 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Win 7–2 Feb 2013 ITF Muzaffarnagar, India 25,000 Grass   Veronika Kapshay 6–2, 6–0
Win 8–2 Mar 2013 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Valeria Podda 6–3, 6–1
Win 9–2 Mar 2013 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Natela Dzalamidze 6–1, 6–0
Win 10–2 Apr 2013 ITF Phuket, Thailand 25,000 Hard (i)   Doroteja Erić 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Loss 10–3 Jun 2013 ITF Ystad, Sweden 25,000 Clay   Danka Kovinić 3–6, 3–6
Win 11–3 Jun 2013 ITF Zlín, Czech Republic 25,000 Clay   Kristína Kučová 6–3, 6–2
Win 12–3 Feb 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Yuuki Tanaka 7–5, 3–6, 6–2
Loss 12–4 Mar 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Nudnida Luangnam 2–6, 4–6
Win 13–4 Nov 2015 ITF Casablanca, Morocco 25,000 Clay   Irina Khromacheva 2–6, 7–6(7), 2–1 ret.
Win 14–4 Nov 2015 ITF Cairo, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Naomi Totka 6–4, 6–2
Win 15–4 Oct 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Ana Vrljić 7–5, 6–3
Loss 15–5 Dec 2017 ITF Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Andreea Roșca 4–6, 4–6
Loss 15–6 Dec 2017 ITF Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Andreea Roșca 1–6, 3–6
Loss 15–7 Aug 2018 ITF Savitaipale, Finland 15,000 Clay   Alexandra Damaschin 6–2, 2–6, 0–6
Loss 15–8 Apr 2019 ITF Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Simona Waltert 6–7(6), 5–7
Loss 15–9 Nov 2019 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Lee Pei-chi 2–6, 6–2, 2–6

Doubles: 41 (23 titles, 18 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. 30 April 2007 Bournemouth,
United Kingdom
10,000 Clay   Nicole Riner   Alenka Hubacek
  Jessica Moore
7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Win 1. 7 May 2007 Rabat,
Morocco
10,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Silvia Disderi
  Samia Medjahdi
6–1, 6–4
Win 2. 25 June 2007 Oslo,
Norway
10,000 Clay   Eva-Maria Hoch   Mari Andersson
  Karoline Steiro
6–2, 6–3
Loss 2. 4 February 2008 Cali,
Colombia
25,000 Clay   Ksenia Milevskaya   Mailen Auroux
  Estefanía Craciún
1–6, 4–6
Win 3. 5 May 2008 Antalya,
Turkey
25,000 Clay   Ksenia Milevskaya   Oksana Kalashnikova
  Pemra Özgen
6–2, 7–5
Win 4. 26 May 2008 Galatina,
Italy
25,000 Clay   Jessica Moore   Maria Fernanda Alves
  María Irigoyen
3–6, 6–1, [10–6]
Win 5. 2 June 2008 Grado,
Italy
25,000 Clay   Mariana Duque   Marinne Giraud
  Christina Wheeler
6–1, 6–2
Loss 3. 30 June 2008 Mont-de-Marsan,
France
25,000 Clay   Frederica Piedade   İpek Şenoğlu
  Neuza Silva
4–6, 2–6
Win 6. 27 October 2008 Istanbul,
Turkey
25,000 Hard (i)   Sandra Martinović   Çağla Büyükakçay
  Pemra Özgen
6–4, 6–7(5), [10–6]
Loss 4. 9 February 2009 Stockholm,
Sweden
25,000 Hard (i)   Ksenia Milevskaya   Violette Huck
  Emma Laine
6–3, 6–7(5), [8–10]
Win 7. 23 February 2009 Biberach,
Germany
50,000 Hard (i)   Sandra Klemenschits   Kristina Barrois
  Yvonne Meusburger
3–6, 6–4, [17–15]
Loss 5. 13 April 2009 Osprey,
United States
25,000 Clay   Heidi El Tabakh   Lindsay Lee-Waters
  Story Tweedie-Yates
3–6, 7–6(5), [10–12]
Win 8. 4 May 2009 Indian Harbour Beach,
United States
50,000 Clay   Heidi El Tabakh   Tetiana Luzhanska
  Lilia Osterloh
6–3, 3–6, [10–7]
Loss 6. 29 June 2009 Ystad,
Sweden
25,000 Clay   Hanna Nooni   Sofia Arvidsson
  Sandra Roma
4–6, 4–6
Loss 7. 3 August 2009 Moscow,
Russia
25,000 Clay   Veronika Kapshay   Ekaterina Ivanova
  Arina Rodionova
2–6, 2–6
Loss 8. 31 August 2009 Katowice,
Poland
25,000 Clay   Johanna Larsson   Karolina Kosińska
  Ágnes Szatmári
1–6, 6–2, [5–10]
Win 9. 5 July 2010 Valladolid,
Spain
25,000 Hard   Anna Smith   Yera Campos Molina
  Leticia Costas
6–3, 2–6, [10–7]
Loss 9. 20 September 2010 Telavi,
Georgia
25,000 Clay   Oksana Kalashnikova   Veronika Kapshay
  Ágnes Szatmári
1–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Win 10. 25 October 2010 Lagos,
Nigeria
25,000 Hard   Karolina Kosińska   Nina Bratchikova
  Ágnes Szatmári
3–6, 7–5, [10–7]
Loss 10. 13 June 2011 Kharkiv,
Ukraine
25,000 Clay   Lina Stančiūtė   Valentyna Ivakhnenko
  Kateryna Kozlova
4–6, 3–6
Win 11. 17 October 2011 Lagos,
Nigeria
25,000 Hard   Nina Bratchikova   Tadeja Majerič
  Aleksandrina Naydenova
7–5, 5–7, [10–6]
Win 12. 24 October 2011 Lagos,
Nigeria
25,000 Hard   Ágnes Szatmári   Danka Kovinić
  Elina Svitolina
6–0, 6–7(1–7), [10–5]
Win 13. 19 March 2012 Bangalore,
India
25,000 Hard   Tamaryn Hendler   Tadeja Majerič
  Anja Prislan
6–2, 4–6, [10–6]
Win 14. 6 August 2012 Bursa,
Turkey
10,000 Clay   Laura Ioana Paar   Erika Takao
  Remi Tezuka
6–2, 6–2
Loss 11. 21 January 2013 Sharm El Sheikh,
Egypt
10,000 Hard   Melis Sezer   Lidziya Marozava
  Eugeniya Pashkova
3–6, 1–6
Loss 12. 11 August 2014 Bogotá,
Colombia
100,000 Clay   Patricia Mayr-Achleitner   Lara Arruabarrena
  Florencia Molinero
2–6, 0–6
Win 15. 26 January 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Anastasija Sevastova   Caroline Rohde-Moe
  Midori Yamamoto
6–4, 6–4
Loss 13. 2 February 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Veronika Kapshay   Anna Morgina
  Yuuki Tanaka
6–4, 4–6, [6–10]
Loss 14. 9 November 2015 Casablanca, Morocco 10,000 Clay   Anna Morgina   Olga Parres Azcoitia
  Camilla Rosatello
2–6, ret.
Win 16. 11 April 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Julia Wachaczyk   Katie Boulter
  Oleksandra Korashvili
6–4, 2–6, [13–11]
Win 17. 24 October 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Ana Bianca Mihăilă   Ola Abou Zekry
  Anastasia Pribylova
6–4, 6–2
Win 18. 27 March 2017 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Laura Ioana Paar   Emilie Francati
  Kajsa Rinaldo Persson
6–4, 7–5
Loss 15. 15 April 2017 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Laura Ioana Paar   Ana Veselinović
  You Xiaodi
6–2, 5–7, [11–13]
Loss 16. 10 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Jelena Stojanovic   Rio Kitagawa
  Nastja Kolar
6–1, 4–6, [2–10]
Loss 17. 15 December 2017 Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Jelena Stojanovic   Andreea Roșca
  Gabriela Nicole Tătăruș
1–6, 3–6
Loss 18. 17 March 2018 Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Oana Georgeta Simion   Oana Gavrilă
  Laura Pigossi
5–7, 7–6(6), [9–11]
Win 19. 21 April 2018 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Anna Morgina   Alicia Barnett
  Julia Terziyska
7–5, 6–1
Win 20. 26 January 2019 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Magali Kempen   Jacqueline Cabaj Awad
  Fiona Ganz
6–4, 6–1
Win 21. 17 March 2019 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Julia Wachaczyk   Merel Hoedt
  Noa Liauw a Fong
6–2, 6–2
Win 22. 21 April 2019 Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Despina Papamichail   Júlia Konishi Camargo Silva
  Katya Malikova
6–3, 6–1
Win 23. 21 July 2019 Baja, Hungary 25,000 Clay   Mayar Sherif   Réka Luca Jani
  Lara Salden
6–2, 4–6, [10–8]

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