Sandra Wasserman

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Sandra Wasserman
Country (sports)  Belgium
Born (1970-03-10) 10 March 1970 (age 47)
Antwerp, Belgium
Prize money $287,310
Singles
Career record 133–138
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 48 (14 August 1989)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3rd round 1990
French Open 3rd round 1987 1992
Wimbledon 2nd round 1993
US Open 3rd round 1988 1989
Doubles
Career record 36–57
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 75 (30 January 1989)

Sandra Wasserman (born 10 March 1970) is a former professional tennis player from Antwerp, Belgium. She is recognized for being the youngest Belgian Fed Cup player.

Fed Cup[edit]

Wasserman became Belgium's youngest Fed Cup player when she lost 6-3 7-6 (9-7) to Csilla Bartos of Hungary in October 1985 in Japan.[1] She also lost the longest tie-break played by the Belgian Fed Cup team, losing 13-11 to Jennifer Capriati of the United States in 1990 in Atlanta, Georgia after losing the first set 6-0.

Results[edit]

Wasserman won her only doubles title at Barcelona, Spain on 25 April 1988, partnering Iva Budařová and beating Anna-Karin Olsson and Maria Jose Llorca 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the final.

She reached the finals of the singles of the Clarins Open in its first two years. In 1988, she lost 7-5, 6-1 to Sabrina Goleš, and in 1989, she lost 7-6 (7-0), 6-2 to Petra Langrová.

Her five 3rd round defeats in Grand Slam tournaments were:

Grand Slam singles tournament timeline[edit]

Tournament 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 Career SR
Australian Open A 2R 2R 3R 1R A 2R 1R 0 / 6
French Open 3R 1R 2R 1R A 3R 2R A 0 / 6
Wimbledon A 1R A 1R A A 2R A 0 / 3
U.S. Open A 3R 2R 3R A A 1R A 0 / 4
SR 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 19

A = did not participate in the tournament.

SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to

the number of those tournaments played.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Group 1985 1st Round Hungary defeated Belgium 3-0 in Japan". Fed Cup Official Website. ITF. Retrieved 2008-04-28.