Michael Mortensen


Michael Mortensen

Michael Mortensen (born March 12, 1961, in Glostrup, Denmark), is a former professional tennis player from Denmark.

Mortensen achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 34 in 1988 and a career-high singles ranking of World No. 301 in 1984. Mortensen won five career ATP doubles titles.

Mortensen participated in 22 Davis Cup ties for Denmark from 1979 to 1990, posting an 11–13 record in doubles and a 12–14 record in singles.

Mortensen is currently the coach of WTA Top 4 Player and China No. 1 Li Na who won the 2011 French Open Women's Singles title.

Doubles titles (5)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 1984 Nice, France Clay Sweden Jan Gunnarsson Chile Hans Gildemeister
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
6–1, 7–5
2. 1984 Båstad, Sweden Clay Sweden Jan Gunnarsson Spain Juan Avendano
Brazil Fernando Roese
6–0, 6–0
3. 1984 Geneva, Switzerland Clay Sweden Mats Wilander Belgium Libor Pimek
Czech Republic Tomáš Šmíd
6–1, 3–6, 7–5
4. 1984 Toulouse, France Hard (i) Sweden Jan Gunnarsson Czech Republic Pavel Složil
United States Tim Wilkison
6–4, 6–2
5. 1989 Lyon, France Carpet Germany Eric Jelen Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
United States John McEnroe
6–2, 3–6, 6–3

Runner-ups (7)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 1985 Barcelona, Spain Clay Sweden Jan Gunnarsson Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
3–6, 3–6
2. 1987 Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay Iran Mansour Bahrami Chile Hans Gildemeister
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
2–6, 4–6
3. 1988 Lyon, France Carpet United States Blaine Willenborg Australia Brad Drewett
Australia Broderick Dyke
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
4. 1988 Stuttgart Outdoor, Germany Clay Sweden Anders Järryd Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
6–4, 3–6, 4–6
5. 1988 Rye Brook, U.S. Hard United Kingdom Jeremy Bates United Kingdom Andrew Castle
United States Tim Wilkison
6–4, 5–7, 6–7
6. 1990 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Carpet Netherlands Tom Nijssen Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
France Guy Forget
3–6, 2–6
7. 1990 Toulouse, France Hard (i) Netherlands Michiel Schapers United Kingdom Neil Broad
South Africa Gary Muller
6–7, 4–6

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