Monika Schneider

Monika Schneider (born 12 August 1983) is a former professional tennis player from Poland.

Monika Schneider
Country (sports) Poland
Born (1983-08-12) 12 August 1983 (age 37)
Siedlce, Poland
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$17,305
Singles
Highest rankingNo. 484 (16 June 2003)
Doubles
Highest rankingNo. 434 (24 May 2004)

BiographyEdit

Schneider, who was born in Siedlce, was ranked as high as 19th in the world during her junior career, which included wins over Jelena Janković and Svetlana Kuznetsova.[1] A right-handed player, she played in two Fed Cup ties for Poland, against Slovenia and Romania in 2000. On the professional tour she won two ITF doubles titles, both partnering Olga Brózda.

Based in the UAE, Schneider works as a coach at Dubai's Elite Tennis Academy.[2]

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (0–1)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 8 June 2003 Ankara, Turkey Clay   Olga Lazarchuk 4–6, 4–6

Doubles (2–4)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 19 May 2003 Olecko, Poland Clay   Alicja Rosolska   Ekaterina Dzehalevich
  Michelle Summerside
2–6, 6–1, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 10 August 2003 Gdynia, Poland Clay   Irina Kuzmina-Rimša   Klaudia Jans-Ignacik
  Alicja Rosolska
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 16 November 2003 Le Havre, France Clay (i)   Martina Babáková   Leslie Butkiewicz
  Eveline Vanhyfte
2–6, 2–2 ret.
Winner 1. 3 May 2004 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Olga Brózda   Natalia Bogdanova
  Valeria Bondarenko
2–6, 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 14 May 2005 Falkenberg, Sweden Clay   Natalia Kołat   Mari Andersson
  Johanna Larsson
1–6, 1–6
Winner 2. 19 July 2005 Düsseldorf, Germany Clay   Olga Brózda   Danica Krstajić
  Elena Chalova
1–6, 6–1, 6–2

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ITF Tennis - Juniors - Player Profile - Schneider, Monika (POL)". www.itftennis.com.
  2. ^ "Serving up a delight: The Elite Tennis Academy in Dubai". Yahoo. 20 November 2013.

External linksEdit