Tessy van de Ven
Country (sports) Netherlands
Born (1983-07-08) 8 July 1983 (age 38)
Woerden, Netherlands
Prize money$33,986
Singles
Career record104–93 (52.8%)
Career titles4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 304 (22 November 2004)
Doubles
Career record62–44 (58.5%)
Career titles5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 314 (3 May 2004)

Tessy van de Ven (born 8 July 1983) is a former professional tennis player from the Netherlands.

Born in Woerden, van de Ven spent her career on the ITF Circuit, playing her first tournament in 2000.[1]

She had her best year on tour in 2004 when she won three of her four ITF singles titles and represented the Netherlands in two Fed Cup ties, partnering Anousjka van Exel in doubles rubbers against Ukraine and South Africa.[2]

ITF Circuit finals

Legend
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 6 (4 titles, 2 runner-ups)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 26 January 2003 ITF Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i) Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld 6–7(4), 3–6
Winner 2. 25 August 2003 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Sandra Martinović 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 3. 28 September 2003 ITF Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard Sweden Sofia Arvidsson 6–3, 3–6, 3–6
Winner 4. 29 August 2004 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands Clay Switzerland Gaëlle Widmer 6–3, 6–3
Winner 5. 17 October 2004 ITF Sunderland, United Kingdom Hard (i) Estonia Margit Rüütel 4–6, 6–0, 6–3
Winner 6. 24 October 2004 ITF Bolton, United Kingdom Hard (i) Republic of Ireland Karen Nugent 6–2, 6–4

Doubles: 9 (5 titles, 4 runner-ups)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 22 July 2001 ITF Brussels, Belgium Clay Netherlands Suzanne van Hartingsveldt Ukraine Irina Nossenko
Serbia and Montenegro Aleksandra Vučenović
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 3 February 2002 ITF Tipton, United Kingdom Hard (i) Netherlands Suzanne van Hartingsveldt China Yan Zi
China Zheng Jie
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 24 March 2002 ITF Amiens, France Clay (i) Argentina Natalia Gussoni Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer
Russia Marianna Yuferova
2–6, 7–5, 2–6
Winner 4. 3 June 2002 ITF Poznań, Poland Clay Netherlands Jolanda Mens Argentina Celeste Contín
Uruguay Ana Lucía Migliarini de León
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 5 August 2002 ITF Rebecq, Belgium Clay Belgium Leslie Butkiewicz Belgium Elke Clijsters
Australia Jaslyn Hewitt
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 29 September 2002 ITF Sunderland, United Kingdom Hard (i) Netherlands Suzanne van Hartingsveldt Republic of Ireland Yvonne Doyle
Republic of Ireland Elsa O'Riain
4–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 6 July 2003 ITF Heerhugowaard, Netherlands Clay Netherlands Suzanne van Hartingsveldt Netherlands Kika Hogendoorn
Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlířová
6–4, 2–0 ret.
Winner 8. 25 August 2003 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands Clay Netherlands Suzanne van Hartingsveldt Netherlands Jolanda Mens
Netherlands Anouk Sterk
6–2, 6–2
Winner 9. 16 August 2004 ITF Enschede, Netherlands Clay Netherlands Susanne Trik Austria Daniela Klemenschits
Austria Sandra Klemenschits
4–6, 6–0, 6–4

See also

References

  1. ^ "Tennis titles for outsiders Van de Ven and Logtens". Volkskrant. 15 December 2003.
  2. ^ "Wachten op de volgende tennisgeneratie". Volkskrant. 23 April 2004.