Dieter Kindlmann

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Dieter Kindlmann
Dieter Kindlmann in Aachen (2010-11-09).jpg
Country (sports)  Germany
Residence Blaichach, Germany
Born (1982-06-03) 3 June 1982 (age 36)
Sonthofen, West Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 2001
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$376,578
Singles
Career record 1–11
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 130 (26 July 2004)
Current ranking No. 570 (28 November 2011)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2005, 2009, 2010)
French Open 2R (2006)
Wimbledon Q2 (2009)
US Open 1R (2009)
Doubles
Career record 0–0
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 317 (5 July 2010)
Current ranking No. 762 (28 November 2011)
Last updated on: 28 November 2011.

Dieter Kindlmann (born 3 June 1982) is a German former professional tennis player, hitting partner and current coach. He reached his highest individual ranking on the ATP Tour on 26 July 2004, when he became World number 130. His best appearance at a Grand Slam came at the 2006 French Open, where he reached the main draw as a qualifier, losing in the second round.

After retirement as a player he served as Maria Sharapova's hitting partner since 2013. Later he joined the coaching team of successively Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Laura Robson, and then Madsion Keys, helping the American reach her first Grand Slam final in September 2017. Since July 2018 he's become a head coach, accompanying another WTA pro on the women's tour: Elise Mertens.[1]

Singles Titles[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (4)
Futures (1)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 2002 Thessaloniki Hard Greece Konstantinos Economidis W/O
2. 2003 Aschaffenburg Clay Germany Marcello Craca 6–3, 6–4
3. 2004 Oberstaufen Clay France Jean-René Lisnard 6–7, 6–2, 6–4
4. 2005 Wolfsburg Carpet Germany Tobias Summerer 7–5, 4–1, RET.
5. 2008 New Delhi-IV Hard United Kingdom Joshua Goodall 7–6, 6–3

Grand Slam performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career SR Career win-loss
Australian Open 1R A LQ A 1R 1R 0 / 3 0–3
French Open A 2R LQ A LQ 1R 0 / 2 1–2
Wimbledon A A A A LQ - 0 / 0 0–0
U.S. Open A A A A 1R 0 / 1 0–1
Grand Slam Win-Loss 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–2 0–2 0 / 6 1–6
Year End Ranking 305 238 359 231 173 N/A N/A N/A
  • A = did not participate in the tournament.
  • SR = the ratio of the number of singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elise Mertens est désormais entraînée par l'ancien coach de Madison Keys". RTBF Sport (in French). 2018-07-31. Retrieved 2018-09-23.

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