Tine Scheuer-Larsen

Tine Scheuer-Larsen (born 13 March 1966) is a retired female tennis player from Denmark.

Tine Scheuer-Larsen
Country (sports) Denmark
Born (1966-03-13) 13 March 1966 (age 54)
Ølstykke, Denmark
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1981
Retired1994
Prize money$334,821
Singles
Career record159-135
Career titles6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 34 (29 September 1986)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (1984, 1990)
French Open4R (1985)
Wimbledon2R (1986, 1987, 1989)
US Open3R (1986)
Doubles
Career record144-102
Career titles7 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 14 (10 October 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1990)
French OpenQF (1989)
Wimbledon3R (1988)
US Open3R (1984, 1988)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French OpenQF (1990)
WimbledonQF (1987)
US OpenQF (1986)

Who reached her highest individual ranking on 29 September 1986, when she became the number 34 of the world. She became a professional in 1980 and retired in 1994, having won seven doubles titles on the WTA Tour.

Scheuer-Larsen is also one of three players to record a golden set in the professional era.[1] In the 1995 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone, she achieved a golden set against Mmaphala Letsatle. She went on to win the match 6–0, 6–0.

Career finalsEdit

Singles (1 runner-up)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 1. Apr 1986 Charleston, US Clay   Elise Burgin 1–6, 3–6

Doubles (7-7)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Oct 1985 Filderstadt, Germany Hard   Carina Karlsson   Hana Mandlíková
  Pam Shriver
2–6, 1–6
Loss 2. Jul 1986 Bregenz, Austria Clay   Sabrina Goleš   Petra Huber
  Petra Keppeler
2–6, 4–6
Loss 3. Oct 1986 Hilversum, Netherlands Carpet (i)   Catherine Tanvier   Kathy Jordan
  Helena Suková
5–7, 1–6
Loss 4. Oct 1986 Brighton, England Carpet   Catherine Tanvier   Steffi Graf
  Helena Suková
4–6, 4–6
Win 5. Apr 1987 Charleston, US Clay   Laura Gildemeister   Mercedes Paz
  Candy Reynolds
6–4, 6–4
Loss 6. May 1987 Berlin, Germany Ckay   Catarina Lindqvist   Claudia Kohde Kilsch
  Helena Suková
1–6, 2–6
Win 7. Aug 1987 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Penny Barg   Sandra Cecchini
  Patricia Tarabini
6–1, 6–2
Loss 8. Oct 1987 Brighton, England Carpet (i)   Catherine Tanvier   Kathy Jordan
  Helena Suková
5–7, 1–6
Loss 9. Feb 1988 Oklahoma City, US Hard   Catarina Lindqvist   Jana Novotná
  Catherine Suire
4–6, 4–6
Win 10. Jul 1988 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Mercedes Paz   Katerina Maleeva
  Raffaella Reggi
7–6, 6–1
Win 11. Jul 1988 Hamburg, Germany Clay   Jana Novotná   Andrea Betzner
  Judith Wiesner
6–4, 6–2
Win 12. Apr 1989 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Jana Novotná   Arantxa Sánchez
  Judith Wiesner
6–2, 2–6, 7–6
Win 13. Jul 1989 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Mercedes Paz   Sabrina Goleš
  Katerina Maleeva
6–2, 7–5
Win 14. Jul 1990 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Mercedes Paz   Carin Bakkum
  Nicole Jagerman
6–3, 6–7, 6–2

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (6–0)Edit

Legend
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 22 August 1983 Herne, West Germany Clay   Andrea Betzner 6–2, 6–2
Winner 2. 5 September 1983 Bad Hersf, West Germany Clay   Stina Almgren 6–0, 6–1
Winner 3. 12 September 1983 Dachau, West Germany Clay   Anne-Marie Ruegg 7–5, 6–1
Winner 4. 19 September 1983 Rottweil, West Germany Clay   Patrizia Murgo 6–3, 6–4
Winner 5. 5 December 1983 Stockholm, Sweden Clay   Heather Crowe 6–1, 6–3
Winner 6. 13 February 1989 Hørsholm, Denmark Carpet   Amy Jönsson Raaholt 6–0, 6–3

Doubles (4–2)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 4 April 1983 Caserta, Italy Clay   Helena Olsson   Anna Iuale
  Lea Plchová
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 22 August 1983 Herne, West Germany Clay   Maria Lindström   Berit Björk
  Karin Schultz
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 5 September 1983 Bad Hersf, West Germany Clay   Maria Lindström   Karin Schultz
  Mimmi Wikstedt
0–6, 5–7
Winner 4. 17 October 1983 Ashkelon, Israel Hard   Maria Lindström   Rafeket Benjamini
  Orly Bialostocky
6–0, 6–3
Winner 5. 13 February 1989 Hørsholm, Denmark Carpet   Lone Vandborg   Vincenza Procacci
  Anne-Marie Walson
6–1, 7–5
Winner 6. 9 February 1992 Hørsholm, Denmark Carpet (i)   Sofie Albinus   Katrien de Craemer
  Nancy Feber
6–3, 6–4

RecordsEdit

Tournament Year Record accomplished Player tied
Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone 1995 Achieved a Golden Set[1] Pauline Betz (1943)
Yaroslava Shvedova (2012)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Politiken, 10 May 1995, 1st Section, p.10

External linksEdit