Martin Emmrich

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Martin Emmrich
Martin Emmrich WM13-007.JPG
Martin Emmrich playing at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships
Country (sports)  Germany
Residence Solingen, Germany
Born (1984-12-17) 17 December 1984 (age 32)
Magdeburg, German Democratic Republic
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro 2001
Retired 2015
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$ 386,542
Singles
Career record 0–1
Highest ranking No. 604 (12 October 2009)
Doubles
Career record 54–61
Career titles 3
15 ATP Challenger Tour
Highest ranking No. 35 (5 August 2013)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2013, 2014)
French Open 2R (2013)
Wimbledon 2R (2012, 2013)
US Open 2R (2011, 2013, 2014)

Martin Emmrich (born 17 December 1984) is a German retired professional tennis player who specializes in doubles, participating primarily in the ATP World Tour. On 12 October 2009, he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of 604 whilst his highest doubles ranking of 35 was achieved on 5 August 2013.[1]

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of Thomas Emmrich, a former German tennis player who played for the East Germany and the only one from that country to ever hold an ATP ranking.[2] Martin is married to the Dutch player Michaëlla Krajicek since July 2015.[3] They started dating in 2013, after they met at the 2013 Topshelf Open in Rosmalen. At the same tournament in Rosmalen in 2014, Emmrich proposed to Krajicek on 16 June, after her first round win on Centre Court against Jana Čepelová.[4]

ATP career finals[edit]

Doubles: 7 (3 titles, 4 runner-ups)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (3–4)
Finals by Surface
Hard (1–1)
Clay (2–2)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 6 May
2012
Serbia Open,
Belgrade, Serbia
Clay Sweden Andreas Siljeström Israel Jonathan Erlich
Israel Andy Ram
6–4, 2–6, [6–10]
Winner 1. 21 October 2012 Erste Bank Open,
Vienna, Austria
Hard (i) Germany Andre Begemann Austria Julian Knowle
Slovakia Filip Polášek
6–4, 3–6, [10–4]
Runner-up 2. 6 January 2013 Chennai Open,
Chennai, India
Hard Germany Andre Begemann France Benoît Paire
Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka
2–6, 1–6
Winner 2. 25 May 2013 Power Horse Cup,
Düsseldorf, Germany
Clay Germany Andre Begemann Philippines Treat Conrad Huey
United Kingdom Dominic Inglot
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 22 June 2013 Topshelf Open,
's-Hertogenbosch, NED
Grass Germany Andre Begemann Belarus Max Mirnyi
Romania Horia Tecău
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 3. 3 August 2013 Bet-at-home Cup,
Kitzbühel, Austria
Clay Germany Christopher Kas Czech Republic František Čermák
Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 24 May 2014 Power Horse Cup,
Düsseldorf, Germany
Clay Germany Christopher Kas Mexico Santiago González
United States Scott Lipsky
5–7, 6–4, [3–10]

Challenger Career Finals[edit]

Doubles: 23 (15–8)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Winners 1. 9 November 2009 Charlottesville, United States Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljeström United Kingdom Dominic Inglot
United States Rylan Rizza
6–4, 3–6, [11–9]
Winners 2. 14 November 2009 Knoxville, United States Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljeström South Africa Raven Klaasen
South Africa Izak van der Merwe
7–5, 6–4
Runners-up 1. 1 May 2010 Manta, Ecuador Hard Sweden Andreas Siljeström United States Ryler DeHeart
Canada Pierre-Ludovic Duclos
4–6, 5–7
Runners-up 2. 6 June 2010 Fürth, Germany Clay Australia Joseph Sirianni Jamaica Dustin Brown
Australia Rameez Junaid
3–6, 1–6
Runners-up 3. 5 September 2010 Como, Italy Clay Poland Mateusz Kowalczyk Germany Frank Moser
Czech Republic David Škoch
7–5, (2)6–7, [5–10]
Winners 3. 12 September 2010 Genoa, Italy Clay Germany Andre Begemann United States Brian Battistone
Sweden Andreas Siljeström
1–6, 7–6(3), [10–7]
Winner 4. 3 October 2010 Cali, Colombia Clay Germany Andre Begemann Germany Gero Kretschmer
Germany Alex Satschko
6–4, 7–6(5)
Winner 5. 28 November 2010 Helsinki, Finland Hard (i) Germany Dustin Brown Finland Henri Kontinen
Finland Jarkko Nieminen
7–6(17), 0–6, [10–7]
Runners-up 4. 5 June 2011 Nottingham, United Kingdom Grass Germany Dustin Brown United Kingdom Colin Fleming
United Kingdom Ross Hutchins
6–4, (6)6–7, [11–13]
Winner 6. 26 June 2011 Marburg, Germany Clay Germany Björn Phau Argentina Federico del Bonis
Argentina Horacio Zeballos
7–6(3), 6–2
Winner 7. 3 July 2011 Braunschweig, Germany Clay Sweden Andreas Siljeström France Olivier Charroin
France Stéphane Robert
0–6, 6–4, [10–7]
Winner 8. 16 October 2011 Rennes, France Hard Sweden Andreas Siljeström France Kenny de Schepper
France Édouard Roger-Vasselin
6–4, 6–4
Runners-up 5. 19 November 2011 Champaign, United States Hard Sweden Andreas Siljeström South Africa Rik de Voest
South Africa Izak van der Merwe
6–2, 3–6, [4–10]
Winner 9. 26 November 2011 Helsinki, Finland Hard Sweden Andreas Siljeström United States James Cerretani
Slovakia Michal Mertiňák
6–4, 6–4
Winner 10. 7 April 2012 Tallahassee, United States Hard Sweden Andreas Siljeström New Zealand Artem Sitak
United States Blake Strode
6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Runners-up 6. 22 April 2012 Sarasota, United States Clay Sweden Andreas Siljeström Sweden Johan Brunström
South Africa Izak van der Merwe
4–6, 1–6
Winner 11. 9 September 2012 Genoa, Italy Clay Germany Andre Begemann Germany Dominik Meffert
Austria Philipp Oswald
6–3, 6–1
Winner 12. 22 September 2012 Szczecin, Poland Clay Germany Andre Begemann Poland Tomasz Bednarek
Poland Mateusz Kowalczyk
3–6, 6–1, [10–3]
Winner 13. 12 October 2012 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard Germany Andre Begemann Australia Rameez Junaid
Germany Frank Moser
6–7(2–7), 7–6(7–2), [10–8]
Runners-up 7. April 21, 2013 Rome, Italy Clay Australia Rameez Junaid Germany Andreas Beck
Austria Martin Fischer
6–7(2–7), 0–6
Winner 14. May 12, 2013 Rome, Italy Clay Germany Andre Begemann Germany Philipp Marx
Romania Florin Mergea
7–6(7–4), 6–3
Winner 15. February 15, 2015 Bergamo, Italy Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljestrom Poland Mateusz Kowalczyk
Poland Blazej Koniusz
6–4, 7–5
Runners-up 8. March 8, 2015 Quimper, France Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljestrom Poland Mateusz Kowalczyk
Poland Blazej Koniusz
6–3, 6–7(5–7), [8–10]

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A A 1R 1R A 0–2
French Open A A 1R 2R 1R A 1–3
Wimbledon A Q1 2R 2R 1R Q1 2–3
US Open A 2R 1R 2R 2R A 3–4
Win–Loss 0–0 1–1 1–3 3–4 1–4 0–0 6–12
Career statistics
Titles / Finals 0 / 0 0 / 0 1 / 2 2 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 0 3 / 7
Overall Win-Loss 0–1 2–5 10–11 26–23 11–16 5–5 54–61
Year-end ranking 109 87 58 42 108 164 51%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Martin Emmrich's biography at ITF". Retrieved 15 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Breakpoint für Deutschland". Die Welt. 11 June 2003. Retrieved 10 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "Krajicek & Emmrich Get Married". WTA. 28 July 2015. 
  4. ^ "Michaella Krajicek accepts Martin Emmrich's court marriage proposal". BBC Sport. 16 June 2014. Retrieved 18 June 2014. 

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