Angelique Kerber (born 18 January 1988 in Bremen) is a professional German tennis player of Polish descent, who has considered representing Poland. She began playing tennis aged five. Kerber has a career high ranking of World No. 45 in the world achieved on 17 January 2011. Although she has competed as a professional since 2003, and has won 11 ITF titles, she is still to win a WTA Tour title, having reached one final.
In 2003 obtained her first top 100 victory by defeating Marion Bartoli in the qualifying Draw of the MasterCard German Open 3–6, 6–3, 6–4.
In 2004 Kerber started the year by reaching the finals of an ITF event in Warsaw losing to Marta Domachowska 7–6, 3–6, 6–3 in the finals.She attained her 1st ITF title entering as a qualifier at Opole, Poland by defeating Elena Tatarkova 6–2, 6–2 in the finals.