Meike Babel

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Meike Babel
Country (sports) Germany
Born (1974-11-22) 22 November 1974 (age 44)
Langen, Germany
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro1991
Retired2000
PlaysRight-handed
Prize moneyUS$546,425
Singles
Career record132–113
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 27
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1993)
French Open3R (1997)
Wimbledon2R (1994, 1995)
US Open2R (1993, 1997)
Doubles
Career record67–80
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 45

Meike Babel (born 22 November 1974) is a former tennis player from Langen, Germany. She was women's tennis assistant coach at Tulane University and at Vanderbilt University.[1] In her 10 years on the WTA tour she ranked 27 in singles and 45 in doubles.[2][3]

WTA Tour finals[edit]

Tournament (W–R) Singles Doubles
Grand Slam tournaments 0–0 0–0
WTA Championships 0–0 0–0
Tier I 0–0 0–0
Tier II 0–0 0–0
Tier III 0–1 0–2
Tier IV 0–2 1–0
Surface (W–R) Singles Doubles
Hard 0–0 1–0
Clay 0–2 0–1
Grass 0–0 0–0
Carpet 0–1 0–1

Singles (3 runners-up)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 4 May 1992 Waregem, Belgium Clay Germany Wiltrud Probst 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 12 July 1993 Prague, Czech Republic Clay Ukraine Natalia Medvedeva 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 7 February 1994 Linz, Austria Carpet (i) Belgium Sabine Appelmans 1–6, 6–4, 6–7

Doubles (1 title, 2 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 21 July 1997 Warsaw, Poland Clay Australia Catherine Barclay Romania Ruxandra Dragomir
Argentina Inés Gorrochategui
4–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2. 26 October 1997 Luxembourg Carpet (i) Belgium Laurence Courtois Latvia Larisa Neiland
Czech Republic Helena Suková
2–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 9 August 1998 Istanbul, Turkey Hard Belgium Laurence Courtois Sweden Åsa Carlsson
Argentina Florencia Labat
6–0, 6–2

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles finals: 3 (2–1)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 5 August 1991 Paderborn, Germany Clay Germany Eva Maria Schuerhoff 6–3, 7–6
Runner-up 2. 16 September 1991 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay Netherlands Monique Kiene 5–7, 3–6
Winner 3. 28 October 1991 Madeira, Portugal Hard Slovenia Barbara Mulej 6–0, 6–2

Doubles finals: 2 (2–0)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 16 September 1991 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay United Kingdom Valda Lake Czech Republic Ivana Havrlíková
Czech Republic Kateřina Šišková
7–5, 6–0
Winner 2. 28 October 1991 Madeira, Portugal Hard Netherlands Carin Bakkum Spain Rosa Bielsa
Spain Janet Souto
6–3, 6–2

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