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Veronika Martinek (born 3 April 1972) is a former professional female tennis player playing for Germany. On 25 March 1991 she reached a career high of No. 49 on the Tour rankings.[1] Her career stretched from the end of the 1980s to 2001.

Veronika Martinek
Country (sports) Germany
Born (1972-04-03) 3 April 1972 (age 47)
Ústí nad Labem, Czechoslovakia
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Turned pro1987
Retired2001
Prize moneyUS$410,132
Singles
Career record164-177
Career titles1 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 49 (25 March 1991)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1991, 1993, 1995)
French Open3R (1995)
Wimbledon1R (1990-1996)
US Open1R (1993-1995)
Doubles
Career record50-76
Career titles1 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 117 (12 September 1994)

In 1995, she lost on the 3rd round of Roland-Garros to Adriana Serra Zanetti, this being her best performance in Grand Slam tournaments.

WTA Tour FinalsEdit

Singles (1 titles, 1 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (0)
Tier IV & V (0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 26 November 1990 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Donna Faber 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 2 December 1991 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Sabine Hack 3–6, 5–7

Doubles (1-0)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 25 October 1993 Curitiba, Brazil Clay   Sabine Hack   Cláudia Chabalgoity
  Andrea Vieira
6–2, 7–6(7–4)

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (1–2)Edit

Legend
$75,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 3 July 1989 Cava de' Tirreni, Italy Clay   Hellas ter Riet 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 8 August 1994 Plovdiv, Bulgaria Clay   Petra Winzenhöller 4–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 13 June 1999 Staré Splavy, Czech Republic Clay   Milena Nekvapilová 1–6, 6–7

Doubles (3–0)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 15 June 1987 Salerno, Italy Clay   Daniela Moise   Kate McDonald
  Hana Guy
7–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 17 August 1987 Lisbon, Portugal Clay   Réka Szikszay   Stefania Dalla Valle
  Bettina Diesner
7–6(4), 6–7(5), 7–6(5)
Winner 3. 7 September 1987 Madeira, Portugal Clay   Martina Pawlik   Jackie Masters
  Michele Parun
6–2, 6–4

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