Kimberley Zimmermann
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Zimmermann at the 2022 French Open
Country (sports) Belgium
Born (1995-11-09) 9 November 1995 (age 27)
Wemmel, Belgium[1]
PlaysRight (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 298,631
Singles
Career record245–236 (50.9%)
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 215 (13 May 2019)
Current rankingNo. 954 (26 September 2022)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2019)
WimbledonQ1 (2019)
Doubles
Career record245–170 (59.0%)
Career titles2 WTA, 1 WTA Challenger
Highest rankingNo. 47 (22 August 2022)
Current rankingNo. 50 (26 September 2022)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian Open1R (2022)
French OpenQF (2022)
Wimbledon1R (2022)
US Open1R (2022)
Grand Slam mixed doubles results
US Open1R (2022)
Last updated on: 29 September 2022.

Kimberley Zimmermann (born 9 November 1995) is a Belgian tennis player.

Zimmermann has a career-high singles ranking of world No. 215, achieved on 13 May 2019. On 22 August 2022, she reached her highest WTA doubles ranking of 47. She has won two doubles titles on the WTA Tour and one doubles title on the WTA Challenger Tour along with two singles and 18 doubles titles on tournaments of the ITF Women's Circuit.

Zimmermann won her first WTA Tour title in July 2021 at the 32nd Palermo Ladies Open, in the doubles event, partnering Erin Routliffe.

Family

Kimberley Zimmermann is the daughter of Michel Zimmermann, men's 400 metres hurdles' finalist at the 1984 Summer Olympics.[2]

Performance timelines

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# P# DNQ A Z# PO G S B NMS NTI P NH
(W) winner; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze Olympic/Paralympic medal; (NMS) not a Masters tournament; (NTI) not a Tier I tournament; (P) postponed; (NH) not held; (SR) strike rate (events won / competed); (W–L) win–loss record.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Singles

Tournament 2019
Australian Open Q1
French Open A
Wimbledon Q1
US Open A
Win–loss 0–0

Doubles

Tournament 2022 W–L
Grand Slam
Australian Open 1R 0–1
French Open QF 3–1
Wimbledon 1R 0–1
US Open 1R 0–1
Win–loss 3–4 3–4
WTA 1000
Madrid Open 1R 0–1
Canadian Open 1R 0–1


WTA career finals

Doubles: 4 (2 title, 2 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam
WTA 1000
WTA 500
WTA 250 (2–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (2–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jul 2021 Palermo Ladies Open, Italy WTA 250 Clay New Zealand Erin Routliffe Russia Natela Dzalamidze
Russia Kamilla Rakhimova
7–6(5), 4–6, [10–4]
Loss 1–1 Sep 2021 Luxembourg Open WTA 250 Hard (i) New Zealand Erin Routliffe Belgium Greet Minnen
Belgium Alison Van Uytvanck
3–6, 3–6
Loss 1–2 Jul 2022 Budapest Grand Prix, Hungary WTA 250 Clay Poland Katarzyna Piter Georgia (country) Ekaterine Gorgodze
Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova
6–1, 4–6, [6–10]
Win 2–2 Jul 2022 Palermo Ladies Open, Italy (2) WTA 250 Clay Hungary Anna Bondár Amina Anshba
Hungary Panna Udvardy
6–3, 6–2

WTA Challenger finals

Doubles: 1 (title)

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Sep 2022 Budapest Ladies Open, Hungary Clay Hungary Anna Bondár Czech Republic Jesika Malečková
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
6–3, 2–6, [10–5]

ITF Circuit finals

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 4 (2 titles, 2 runner–ups)

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2016 ITF Brussels, Belgium 10,000 Clay Australia Ellen Perez 2–6, 3–6
Win 1–1 Aug 2016 ITF Wanfercée-Baulet, Belgium 10,000 Clay Belgium Hélène Scholsen 6–2, 6–2
Win 2–1 May 2018 ITF Caserta, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Stefania Rubini 1–6, 7–5, 6–1
Loss 2–2 Sep 2018 Montreux Ladies Open, Switzerland 60,000 Clay Poland Iga Świątek 2–6, 2–6

Doubles: 40 (18 titles, 22 runner–ups)

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Aug 2011 ITF Rebecq, Belgium 10,000 Hard Belgium Marie Benoît Netherlands Kim Kilsdonk
Netherlands Nicolette van Uitert
2–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2013 ITF Koksijde, Belgium 25,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Belgium Magali Kempen
Belgium Nicky van Dyck
3–6, 6–7(3)
Loss 0–3 Oct 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Netherlands Quirine Lemoine
Netherlands Gabriela van de Graaf
3–6, 6–0, [7–10]
Loss 0–4 Nov 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić Serbia Natalija Kostić
Slovakia Karin Morgošová
6–7(2), 4–6
Loss 0–5 Apr 2014 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard Belgium Marie Benoît Russia Polina Leykina
Greece Despina Papamichail
2–6, 2–6
Win 1–5 May 2014 ITF Tarsus, Turkey 10,000 Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić Russia Anastasia Pivovarova
Turkey Melis Sezer
6–4, 6–2
Loss 1–6 Sep 2014 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Italy Alice Balducci
Italy Georgia Brescia
6–3, 0–6, [5–10]
Loss 1–7 Sep 2014 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Italy Verena Hofer
Italy Martina Pratesi
4–6, 5–7
Loss 1–8 Oct 2014 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Germany Anna Klasen
Germany Charlotte Klasen
3–6, 6–4, [8–10]
Win 2–8 Feb 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić Turkey Başak Eraydın
Italy Verena Meliss
6–0, 6–3
Win 3–8 Mar 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Italy Claudia Giovine Romania Irina Bara
Hungary Lilla Barzó
7–6(4), 6–3
Loss 3–9 Apr 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay France Margot Yerolymos Romania Irina Bara
Romania Oana Georgeta Simion
5–7, 4–6
Loss 3–10 Jul 2015 ITF Knokke, Belgium 10,000 Clay Australia Sally Peers Belgium Elyne Boeykens
Netherlands Kelly Versteeg
2–6, 4–6
Loss 3–11 Sep 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Switzerland Nina Stadler Greece Despina Papamichail
France Carla Touly
3–6, 4–6
Win 4–11 Sep 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay Switzerland Nina Stadler Italy Alice Balducci
Italy Camilla Scala
6–0, 6–1
Win 5–11 Feb 2016 GB Pro-Series Glasgow, UK 10,000 Hard (i) Switzerland Nina Stadler Oman Fatma Al-Nabhani
Germany Anna Zaja
6–2, 7–6(7)
Loss 5–12 Mar 2016 ITF Amiens, France 10,000 Clay (i) France Alice Bacquié Italy Gioia Barbieri
Italy Giorgia Marchetti
3–6, 4–6
Loss 5–13 Apr 2016 ITF Manama, Bahrain 10,000 Hard Germany Katharina Hering Russia Anna Kalinskaya
Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková
5–7, 3–6
Loss 5–14 Jan 2017 ITF Stuttgart, Germany 15,000 Hard (i) Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić Czech Republic Miriam Kolodziejová
Czech Republic Markéta Vondroušová
6–7(3), 5–7
Win 6–14 Mar 2017 ITF Le Havre, France 15,000 Clay (i) Belgium Elyne Boeykens Oman Fatma Al-Nabhani
Romania Diana Negreanu
7–6(5), 6–3
Win 7–14 May 2017 ITF Båstad, Sweden 25,000 Clay Belgium An-Sophie Mestach Belarus Ilona Kremen
Sweden Cornelia Lister
4–6, 6–2, [10–5]
Loss 7–15 Jun 2017 Bredeney Ladies Open, Germany 25,000 Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić Germany Carolin Daniels
Belarus Lidziya Marozava
1–6, 4–6
Win 8–15 Jun 2017 ITF Périgueux, France 25,000 Clay Italy Camilla Rosatello France Manon Arcangioli
France Shérazad Reix
6–4, 6–3
Loss 8–16 Jan 2018 Open Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 60,000 Hard (i) Italy Camilla Rosatello Belgium Ysaline Bonaventure
Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs
6–4, 5–7, [7–10]
Loss 8–17 Jul 2018 ITF Prague Open, Czech Republic 80,000 Clay Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs Sweden Cornelia Lister
Serbia Nina Stojanović
2–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Win 9–17 Jul 2019 Open de Biarritz, France 80,000 Clay France Manon Arcangioli Mexico Victoria Rodríguez
Romania Ioana Loredana Roșca
2–6, 6–3, [10–6]
Win 10–17 Aug 2019 ITF Koksijde, Belgium 25,000 Clay Belgium Lara Salden Netherlands Suzan Lamens
Russia Anna Pribylova
6–1, 6–7(3), [11–9]
Loss 10–18 Aug 2019 ITF Las Palmas, Spain 25,000 Clay France Manon Arcangioli Spain Marina Bassols Ribera
China Feng Shuo
3–6, 1–6
Loss 10–19 Oct 2019 ITF Cherbourg, France 25,000 Hard (i) France Myrtille Georges United Kingdom Naomi Broady
United Kingdom Samantha Murray
3–6, 2–6
Win 11–19 Nov 2019 ITF Malibu, United States 25,000 Hard Hungary Dalma Gálfi United States Lorraine Guillermo
Poland Anna Hertel
7–6(5), 6–3
Win 12–19 Jan 2020 ITF Daytona Beach, U.S. 25,000 Clay Hungary Dalma Gálfi Argentina Paula Ormaechea
India Prarthana Thombare
7–6(4), 6–2
Win 13–19 Feb 2020 GB Pro-Series Glasgow, UK 25,000 Hard (i) France Myrtille Georges Belgium Lara Salden
Denmark Clara Tauson
7–6(2), 7–6(5)
Win 14–19 Nov 2020 ITF Ortisei, Italy 15,000 Hard (i) Netherlands Suzan Lamens Italy Federica Di Sarra
Finland Anastasia Kulikova
3–6, 6–4, [11–9]
Win 15–19 Nov 2020 ITF Las Palmas, Spain 25,000 Clay Belgium Lara Salden Netherlands Suzan Lamens
Netherlands Eva Vedder
6–1, 6–3
Loss 15–20 Jan 2021 ITF Hamburg, Germany 25,000 Hard (i) France Amandine Hesse Hungary Anna Bondár
Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková
4–6, 4–6
Win 16–20 Feb 2021 ITF Grenoble, France 25,000 Clay Romania Ioana Loredana Roșca Netherlands Arianne Hartono
Japan Yuriko Lily Miyazaki
6–1, 7–5
Win 17–20 May 2021 ITF Prague, Czech Republic 25,000 Clay Hungary Anna Bondár Switzerland Xenia Knoll
Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse
7–6(5), 6–2
Loss 17–21 May 2021 Open Saint-Gaudens, France 60,000 Hard United Kingdom Eden Silva France Estelle Cascino
France Jessika Ponchet
6–0, 5–7, [7–10]
Loss 17–22 Jul 2021 Grand Est Open 88, France 100,000 Clay Hungary Dalma Gálfi Kazakhstan Anna Danilina
Norway Ulrikke Eikeri
0–6, 6–1, [4–10]
Loss 18–22 Apr 2022 Oeiras Ladies Open, Portugal 80,000 Clay Poland Katarzyna Piter Serbia Natalija Stevanović
Germany Katharina Gerlach
6–1, 6–1

Notes

References

  1. ^ Kimberley Zimmermann wint de mooiste titel uit haar carrière tot nog toe
  2. ^ Simon, Yves (7 January 2019). "Australian Open: le pari gagnant de Kimberley Zimmermann". Le Soir Plus (in French).