|Born||11 October 1956|
Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Highest ranking||No. 60 (12 April 1982)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||4R (1978)|
|US Open||1R (1978, 1980)|
|Highest ranking||No. 43 (2 November 1987)|
He is married to Jana Birnerová and has two daughters, Eva Birnerová and Hanna Birnerová. Eva Birnerová played tennis until 2014 on professional level and reached No. 59 (singles) and 52 (doubles) in the world rankings.
He lives in the Czech Republic.
Birner enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career, he won two doubles titles and achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 43 in 1987.
Doubles (2 titles, 5 runner-ups)Edit
|Loss||1.||1979||Berlin, Germany||Clay||Jorge Andrew|| Carlos Kirmayr
|Loss||2.||1980||Nice, France||Clay||Jiří Hřebec|| Chris Delaney
|Win||1.||1983||Geneva, Switzerland||Clay||Blaine Willenborg|| Joakim Nyström
|6–1, 2–6, 6–3|
|Loss||3.||1983||Ferrara, Italy||Carpet||Stefan Simonsson|| Bernard Mitton
|6–7, 6–0, 3–6|
|Win||2.||1984||Bari, Italy||Clay||Libor Pimek|| Marcel Freeman
|2–6, 7–6, 6–4|
|Loss||4.||1987||Prague, Czechoslovakia||Clay||Jaroslav Navrátil|| Miloslav Mečíř
|3–6, 7–6, 3–6|
|Loss||5.||1987||Basel, Switzerland||Hard (i)||Jaroslav Navrátil|| Anders Järryd