Peter Ballauff

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Peter Ballauff
Country West Germany West Germany
Born 29 September 1963
West Germany
Height 6'2" (188 cm)
Turned pro 1987
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $64,538
Career record 3-6
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 179 (15 Jan 1990)
Career record 10-13
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 115 (18 Dec 1989)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (1990)

Peter Ballauff (born 29 September 1963) is a former professional tennis player from West Germany.[1]


Ballauff was primarily a doubles player but did reach the singles quarter-finals at Palermo in 1989.[2] En route he defeated world number 21 Andrés Gómez.[2]

At the same event, he won the doubles title, partnering Rudiger Haas.[2]

He made one appearance in a Grand Slam tournament, which was the 1990 Australian Open, with Swede Lars-Anders Wahlgren as his partner.[2] They were defeated in the opening round by Darren Cahill and Mark Kratzmann in a close match, which ended in a 10-8 final set scoreline.[2]

Grand Prix career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (1–0)[edit]

Outcome No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 2. 1989 Italy Palermo, Italy Clay West Germany Rudiger Haas Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Goran Ivanišević
Italy Diego Nargiso
6–2, 6–7, 6–4

Challenger titles[edit]

Doubles: (2)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
1. 1989 Switzerland Geneva, Switzerland Clay Italy Ugo Pigato France Arnaud Boetsch
Czechoslovakia Slava Doseděl
6–4, 6–3
2. 1990 West Germany Furth, West Germany Clay West Germany Ricki Osterthun Spain Marcos Aurelio Gorriz
Soviet Union Andrei Olhovskiy
7–6, 4–6, 6–3