Līga Dekmeijere

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Līga Dekmeijere
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Full name Līga Dekmeijere
Country  Latvia
Born (1983-05-21) 21 May 1983 (age 31)
Riga, Soviet Union
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Prize money $488,438
Singles
Career record 180–280
Career titles 0
Highest ranking 287 (26 August 2002)
Current ranking
Doubles
Career record 295–326
Career titles 1 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest ranking 54 (5 April 2010)
Current ranking 333 (1 December 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2005, 2010, 2011)
French Open 3R (2012)
Wimbledon 2R (2012)
US Open 2R (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2013)
Team competitions
Fed Cup 14–16
Last updated on: 1 December 2014.

Līga Dekmeijere (born 21 May 1983 in Riga) is a Latvian tennis player.

Dekmeijere has won one doubles title on the WTA tour, as well as 19 doubles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On 26 August 2002, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 287. On 5 April 2010, she peaked at world number 54 in the doubles rankings.

Dekmeijere won her only WTA title at the 2008 Cachantún Cup, where she entered the doubles event with Poland's Alicja Rosolska, defeating Mariya Koryttseva and Julia Schruff in the final.[1]

WTA finals[edit]

Doubles (1–6)[edit]

Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–1)
Tier III, IV & V / International (1–5)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 6 November 2005 Bell Challenge, Quebec City, Canada Hard (i) United States Ashley Harkleroad Russia Anastasia Rodionova
Russia Elena Vesnina
6–7(4–7), 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 13 January 2006 Canberra International, Canberra, Australia Hard Republic of Ireland Claire Curran Poland Marta Domachowska
Italy Roberta Vinci
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 1. 17 February 2008 Cachantún Cup, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva
Germany Julia Schruff
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 20 June 2008 Rosmalen Grass Court Championships, 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Germany Angelique Kerber New Zealand Marina Erakovic
Netherlands Michaëlla Krajicek
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 19 April 2009 Family Circle Cup, Charleston, United States Clay Switzerland Patty Schnyder United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Russia Nadia Petrova
6–7(5–7), 6–2, [11–9]
Runner-up 5. 15 January 2011 Hobart International, Hobart, Australia Hard Ukraine Kateryna Bondarenko Italy Sara Errani
Italy Roberta Vinci
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 6. 25 August 2012 Texas Tennis Open, Dallas, United States Hard United States Irina Falconi New Zealand Marina Erakovic
United Kingdom Heather Watson
6–3, 6–0

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Australian Open 2R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R 3–7
French Open 2R 1R 2R 3R 2R 5–5
Wimbledon 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1–5
US Open 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R 2R 2R 5–9
Win–Loss 1–2 1–4 0–1 1–1 1–4 1–3 3–3 4–4 2–4 14–26

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alicja, Liga Triumph in Vina del Mar Doubles". Women's Tennis Association. 18 February 2008. Retrieved 19 February 2008. 

External links[edit]