Kirsten Flipkens (* Januar in Geel) ist eine belgische Tennisspielerin. Inhaltsverzeichnis. 1 Karriere. Frühe Erfolge: bis ; Die Kontroversen um das Thema Tennis-Bubble bei den US Open nehmen nicht ab. Nun hat sich Kirsten Flipkens zu dieser Blase geäußert. Kirsten Flipkens, Mol (Belgien). Gefällt Mal. Welcome to the official page of Kirsten Flipkens.
US Open | Kirsten Flipkens befürchtet Zwangsaufenthalt in New YorkKirsten Flipkens (Belgien) - WTA Platz 86 - alle Spielstatistiken, Weltranglisten-Platzierung und persönlichen Informationen aus dem Jahr - Tennis - kicker. Kirsten Flipkens ist eine belgische Tennisspielerin. Kirsten Flipkens, Mol (Belgien). Gefällt Mal. Welcome to the official page of Kirsten Flipkens.
Flipkens Player's record VideoKirsten Flipkens
Accept Cookies Accept Cookies Accept Only Essential Cookies Only Essential Cookies Only Essential. Players News Videos Rankings.
Follow Kirsten. Career Stats -. Player Profiles -. Previous Matches. Kirsten Flipkens BELGIUM. Jan 10 Geel, Belgium.
Overview Bio Matches Grand Slams Stats Rankings History Shop Gear. Current Ranking. Prize Money. Career High.
Later, she also failed in qualification of Wimbledon and US Open. In , Flipkens made big step further, reaching main-draw at the French Open, Wimbledon and US Open through qualification.
At the French Open, she recorded her first grand slam win, defeating qualifier Virginie Pichet, but lost in the next round from Flavia Pennetta.
At the US Open, she got to the same stage of tournament, falling to eventual semifinalist Jelena Jankovic, while at the Wimbledon she only reached first round.
She also partnered with British No. Flipkens started season with modest results, including only first round at the Australian Open and Diamond Games.
In May she stated that she suffered from an injury to the wrist, which resulted in her not being able to play for several months, missing some big tournaments as French Open, Wimbledon and US Open.
Things get better for Flipkens in , but due to injury previous year that caused falling in the rankings, she was forced to play mostly at the ITF tournaments.
She started year as world No. On her next few appearances, she was eliminated after the first round at U.
National Indoors, Barcelona Ladies Open, Estoril Open and Internationaux de Strasbourg. She then reached another grand slam second round at French Open.
She started grass season with loss at Rosmalen Grass Court Championships, but then reached her first grand slam third round at the Wimbledon.
She failed to reach her first Round of 16, losing from top seed Dinara Safina. At the US Open , she reached another grand slam third round, after victories in straight sets over Jelena Dokic and Anabel Medina Garrigues.
Flipkens continued with good results in She first reached quarterfinal at the Hobart International, where she went through qualification.
In that quarterfinal match, she lost from Sara Erani in straight-sets. At the Australian Open , Flipkens lost in the first round to another unseeded countrywoman making a comeback, Justine Henin , 4—6, 3—6.
On her way to the third round, she beat Timea Bacsinszky and Aleksandra Wozniack, before she was eliminated by Elena Dementieva.
At the French Open , she beat Japan's Ayumi Morita in the first round, 6—1, 6—4, before Maria Sharapova beat her in straight sets in the second round.
In the week before Wimbledon, she reached the semifinals of the Rosmalen Grass Court Championships, where she lost to Andrea Petkovic. At the US Open she failed to repeat her third-round appearance of the previous year, losing in the first round from Patty Schnyder.
By the end of the year, she reached two international-level quarterfinals, at the Korea Open and Luxembourg Open. She had been troubled by a recurring wrist injury and underwent surgery at the end of the season.
Flipkens struggled at the beginning of , starting with a first-round loss at the Australian Open and did not win one singles match on the WTA Tour in main-draw until May.
She then made big improvement, reaching the semifinal at the Morocco Open in Fes, during the clay-court season. Weak results in the second half of , costed her drop in the rankings and return to the ITF Tour.
Then in April , doctors discovered four life-threatening blood clots in her calf, which prevented her from playing for two months. During this time, her ranking dropped to No.
During this month, Kim Clijsters announced that she would help her as a part-coach. Flipkens started her season really well, reaching quarterfinal at the ASB Classic, where she lost from her compartiot Yanina Wickmayer.
Next week, at the Hobart International , she defeated Francesca Schiavone in the first round and continued with wins over Bojana Jovanovski and Monica Niculescu , before falling to Mona Barthel in the semifinals.
At the Indian Wells Open, she got bye for the first round, then beat Monica Niculescu in the second round before she lost from Victoria Azarenka.
She started the French Open as 21st seed, and beat Flavia Pennetta in the first round before losing to champion Francesca Schiavone.
She also played in mixed-doubles, partnering Colin Fleming, but they lost in the first round. After the French Open, Flipkens reached top 20 for the first time.
To prepare for Wimbledon , Flipkens participated in the Aegon Classic in Birmingham. Top-seeded of the tournament, she was free from the first round.
In the second round, she beat qualifier Ajla Tomljanovic. She advanced to the final but was ultimately beaten by Simona Halep. In the first round of Canadian Open , she beat Venus Williams and reached the quarterfinal before losing to world No.
She began the US Open as 12th seed. However, she was beaten in straight sets in the first round by two-time champion Venus Williams, who took revenge for her loss against Flipkens two weeks earlier in Toronto.
In October, she reached quarterfinal at the Linz Open, losing there from Carla Suarez Navarro. In December, she took part in the Kim Clijsters Invitational , an exhibition tournament where she won against Ana Ivanovic in a singles match and lost against Kim Clijsters and Xavier Malisse , whilst partnering Henri Leconte in a mixed doubles match.
Flipkens began the year by reaching a semifinal at the ASB Classic in Auckland , where she lost to Ana Ivanovic, 0—6, 6—7. She then beat Laura Robson in the Australian Open , where she ended up reaching the second round in which she was defeated by Casey Dellacqua.
Month later, she reached the fourth round at the Miami Open, before losing to Sharapova again. In the French Open , Flipkens lost in the second round to Julia Glushko.
Next week, she reached second round of the Mallorca Open, being knocked out the tournament by Elina Svitolina. At the Wimbledon , she won against two lower-ranking players in the first two rounds, before she lost from seed No.
In the second half of the season, Flipkens was less successful. As a wildcard in the tournament of Connecticut Open in New Haven, she made it into the quarterfinal after an epic match against Andrea Petkovic but was eventually beaten by Samantha Stosur.
At the US Open, she repeated last year result, losing in the first round. Later she played at the Wuhan Open, defeating two qualifiers, before she lost from Alize Cornet.
At the last three WTA tournaments of the year, she finished with first round-loss, at China Open, Linz Open and Luxembourg Open.
At the end of the season, she took part in the first edition of the International Premier Tennis League , where she played for the Manila Mavericks and was teammates with — amongst others — Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
During this two-and-a-half-week during event, Flipkens mainly excelled as a mixed doubles player, alongside multiple champion Daniel Nestor. The Manila Mavericks ended third in the competition.
Flipkens started with a knee injury and only won one match during the Australian season against Johanna Larsson in Auckland.
During the Premier-level Stuttgart Open in April, she was forced to retire in qualification, because of an This healed better than expected and against all the odds she made it into the French Open , where she lost the first round against Elena Vesnina.
After Wimbledon, she fell out of the top for the first time since Thanks to these two good results, she made it back into the top In doubles, she played alongside Laura Robson.
They reached the second round, where they were beaten by fifth seeds Caroline Garcia and Katarina Srebotnik.
After the US Open, Flipkens was diagnosed with a cyst on the wrist, which made her unable to play, resulting in her dropping out of the top again.
She made her comeback at the Linz Open. This comeback was successful for Flipkens, reaching the semifinal, where she beat amongst others the former No.
Flipkens started the year with a quarterfinal in Auckland. They reached the fourth round where they lost to Anastasia and Arina Rodionova.
At the following tournament Monterrey Open, she reached the final after beating Francesca Schiavone, Alison Van Uytvanck, Johanna Konta and Anett Kontaveit.
In the final, she eventually lost to Heather Watson. Jill Craybas. Mashona Washington. Francesca Schiavone. Mara Santangelo. Francesca Schiavone Roberta Vinci.
Kirsten Flipkens Justine Henin. Vania King. Alona Bondarenko. Kirsten Flipkens Yanina Wickmayer. Marta Domachowska. Maret Ani Margit Ruutel.
Liezel Huber Vania King. Kirsten Flipkens An-Sophie Mestach. Barbora Z. Bojana Jovanovski. Romina Oprandi.
Monica Niculescu. Kirsten Flipkens Maryna Zanevska. Kristina Mladenovic. Amandine Hesse Kristina Mladenovic. Kirsten Flipkens Elise Mertens. Deborah Chiesa Jasmine Paolini.
Ysaline Bonaventure Kirsten Flipkens. Fiona Ferro Pauline Parmentier. Tournoi de Luxembourg. Open de Bois-le-duc.
Tournoi de Linz. Open de Miami. Tournoi de Wimbledon. Tournoi de New Haven. Andrea Petkovic. Caroline Wozniacki. Tournoi de Majorque. Jeux olympiques.
Tournoi de Nuremberg. Fed Cup. Randriantefy - e - , J. Pichet - e - , N. Ostrovskaya - e - , , D. Topalova - e [ 10 ] - ab. Garrigues - 54 e - , , M.
Camerin - 67 e - , Farina - 28 e - , J. Schruff - 81 e - , , L. Lee-Waters - e - , Yakimova - 54 e - , , J. Craybas - 70 e - , , King - 83 e - , , A.
Petkovic - 98 e - , Maret Ani - e - , Beltrame - 90 e - , M. Johansson - 92 e - , Garrigues - 21 e - , A. Kirilenko - 28 e [ 10 ] - , ab.
Wozniak - 34 e - , Johansson - 68 e - , Stosur - 5 e - , A. Petkovic - 19 e - , 4 , 6 M. Barthel - 36 e - , , Y. Meusburger - 40 e - , Wozniacki - 11 e - , A.
Cornet - 28 e - , , M. Brengle - 40 e - , Muguruza - 2 e - , V. Williams - 6 e - , , 5 J. Konta - 27 e - , 6 2 -7, Tsurenko - 30 e - , Ana Konjuh - 31 e - 4 , 6 6 -7, Bertens - 18 e - , , 2 K.
Bertens - 21 e - , 6 6 -7, C. Vandeweghe - 25 e - , 3. Muguruza - 19 e - , , D. Yastremska - 28 e - , , L.