Silke Frankl (born 29 May 1970) is a former professional tennis player from Germany.
|Full name||Silke Frankl|
|Country (sports)|| West Germany|
|Born||29 May 1970|
Mannheim, West Germany
|Career titles||2 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 67 (15 August 1994)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||1R (1992)|
|French Open||3R (1993)|
|US Open||1R (1988, 91, 92, 93, 94)|
|Career titles||1 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 127 (2 March 1992)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||1R (1990, 1992)|
|French Open||1R (1989)|
Born in Mannheim, Frankl began competing on the WTA Tour in 1988.
Frankl broke into the top 100 of the singles rankings for the first time in 1993 and made the third round of the 1993 French Open.
In 1994 she reached her best ranking of 67, with her performances including making the semi-finals at the Prague Open, a win over 14th seed Zina Garrison at the French Open and a third round appearance at Wimbledon.
She retired from professional tennis in 1998 but continued to play in the Bundesliga for several years with TK Grün-Weiss Mannheim.
WTA Tour finalsEdit
|Loss||August, 1988||Athens, Greece||Category 1||Clay||Sabine Hack|| Sabrina Goleš
|Winner||1.||20 April 1987||Queens, United Kingdom||Hard||Katie Rickett||6–3, 7–5|
|Runner-up||2.||21 March 1988||Reims, France||Clay||Catherine Bonnet||4–6, 6–7|
|Runner-up||3.||3 July 1989||Vaihingen, West Germany||Clay||Isabel Cueto||1–6, 1–6|
|Runner-up||4.||20 August 1989||Budapest, Hungary||Clay||Elena Pampoulova||4–6, 7–6, 0–6|
|Runner-up||5.||6 August 1990||Budapest, Hungary||Clay||Anna Földényi||2–6, 6–4, 4–6|
|Winner||6.||1 July 1991||Vaihingen, Germany||Clay||Katja Oeljeklaus||6–0, 7–5|
|Runner-up||7.||13 May 1996||Tortosa, Spain||Clay||Angela Bürgis||1–6, 1–6|
|Runner-up||8.||11 August 1996||Paderborn, Germany||Clay||Maja Palaveršić||1–6, 7–6, 3–6|
|Runner-up||1.||14 August 1989||Budapest, Hungary||Clay||Nanne Dahlman|| Hana Fukárková
|6–4, 3–6, 3–6|
|Runner-up||2.||17 June 1996||Klosters, Switzerland||Clay||Ursula Svetlik|| Debby Haak
Patty Van Acker
|Winner||3.||9 February 1998||Mallorca, Spain||Clay||Eva Belbl|| Alice Canepa
Conchita Martínez Granados