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Silke Meier (born 13 July 1968) is a former professional tennis player from Germany who played on the WTA tour from 1985 to 1999. She reached the third round of the US Open in 1990 and, over her career, recorded victories against Jana Novotná, Helena Suková and Manuela Maleeva.

Silke Meier
Country (sports) Germany
Born (1968-07-13) 13 July 1968 (age 51)
Wiesbaden, West Germany
Turned pro1985
Retired2000
Prize moneyUS$ 503,262
Singles
Career record190–214
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 40 (26 October 1987)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1990, 1993, 1995, 1996)
French Open2R (1986, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1995)
Wimbledon2R (1987, 1988)
US Open3R (1990)
Doubles
Career record94–133
Career titles1 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 85 (9 December 1996)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1989)
French Open2R (1987, 1996)
Wimbledon1R (1987, 1996, 1997)
US Open1R (1987, 1990)
Mixed doubles
Career record1–1
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French Open2R (1987)

Contents

WTA Tour finalsEdit

Singles 1Edit

Legend
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 30 April 1995 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Sabine Appelmans 4–6, 3–6

Doubles 4 (1–3)Edit

Legend
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 1
Titles by Surface
Hard 0
Clay 0
Grass 0
Carpet 1
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 21 September 1986 Athens, Greece Clay   Wiltrud Probst   Isabel Cueto
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
6–4, 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 6 August 1989 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Elena Pampoulova   Laura Garrone
  Laura Golarsa
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 17 September 1989 Athens, Greece Clay   Elena Pampoulova   Sandra Cecchini
  Patricia Tarabini
6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 10 February 1991 Oslo, Norway Carpet (i)   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch   Sabine Appelmans
  Raffaella Reggi
3–6, 6–2, 6–4

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (3–0)Edit

Legend
$75,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 5 August 1985 Rheda, West Germany Clay   Sabine Hack 7-5 6-4
Winner 2. 20 November 1994 Bad Gögging, Germany Carpet (i)   Tatjana Ječmenica 4-6 6-4 6-3
Winner 3. 27 July 1997 Rostock, Germany Clay   Syna Schreiber 6-3 7-5

Doubles (4–7)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 5 August 1985 Rheda, West Germany Clay   Claudia Porwik   Belinda Borneo
  Lorrayne Gracie
4-6 7-6 6-1
Runner-up 2. 3 March 1986 Stockholm, Sweden Clay   Claudia Porwik   Hana Fukárková
  Jana Novotná
4-6 6-4 3-6
Runner-up 3. 17 October 1994 Flensburg, Germany Carpet   Kirstin Freye   Kateřina Šišková
  Jana Pospíšilová
2-6 6-4 2-6
Winner 4. 11 February 1996 Murcia, Spain Clay   Petra Schwarz   Kim de Weille
  Noëlle van Lottum
6–3 6–3
Runner-up 5. 11 August 1996 Sopot, Poland Clay   Kirstin Freye   Lenka Němečková
  Helena Vildová
0-6 0-6
Runner-up 6. 17 November 1996 Bad Gögging, Germany Carpet (i)   Kirstin Freye   Nirupama Sanjeev
  Barbara Schwartz
4-6 1-6
Runner–up 7. 17 March 1997 Reims, France Clay (i)   Petra Schwarz   Svetlana Krivencheva
  Elena Tatarkova
2–6 2–6
Winner 8. 25 August 1997 Orbatello, Italy Clay   Kateřina Šišková   Kim de Weille
  Henriëtte van Aalderen
6-3 2-6 6-2
Runner–up 9. 26 April 1998 Espinho, Portugal Carpet (i)   Kirstin Freye   Kim de Weille
  Noëlle van Lottum
6-4 3-6 5-7
Runner–up 10. 6 July 1998 Puchheim, Germany Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Virág Csurgó
  Nóra Köves
6–4 0–6 3–6
Winner 11. 31 August 1998 Hechingen, Germany Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Linda Faltynková
  Blanka Kumbárová
6-2 6-2

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