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Coached by father, Aivars Dekmeijers ... Began playing tennis at age 6 ... Mother is Vija; sister, Laila, plays professional hockey for Dmitrov Tornados in Russia, as well as for the Latvian national team.
Official Website: www.liga-dekmeijere.com
Winner: 2006 - ITF/Tokyo 3-JPN (w/Takase), ITF/Glasgow-GBR (w/Chvojkova); 2005 - ITF/Marseille-FRA (w/Dhenin).
Finalist (2): 2006 - Canberra (w/Curran); 2005 - Quebec City (w/Harkleroad).
Career in Review
2005 - In singles, fell in Tour qualifying at nine events; in doubles, reached career-first Tour final at Quebec City (w/Harkleroad) and captured 14th career ITF Circuit title (w/Dhenin) at $50K ITF/Marseille-FRA.