14 June 1973 |
Cologne, West Germany
|Height||6'3" (190 cm)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Coach(es)||José Francisco Altur|
|Career record||67–109 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 44 (12 February 2001)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||3R (2001)|
|French Open||2R (2001, 2002)|
|US Open||2R (2004)|
|Career record||21–29 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 110 (10 October 2005)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||3R (2005)|
|French Open||2R (2005)|
|US Open||1R (2005)|
Alex Patricio Calatrava (born 14 June 1973 in Cologne, West Germany) is a former tour tennis player from Spain, who turned professional in 1993. The right-hander won one singles title (2000, San Marino). He reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 44 in February 2001.
Calatrava was born in Germany while his parents lived there, returning to Spain live in 1980. His Spanish father, Jose, met his French mother, Gabrielle, while working Germany. Calatrava's uncle is the renowned architect Santiago Calatrava.
Calatrava lived in California from 1989 to 1991 and attended a high school for one year in Palm Springs. He also lived a year in Indian Wells under the guidance of Spanish coach José Higueras. He was the number one ranked junior player in California in 1991.
- Profile on ATP-site
- Bogdanovic defeated by Calatrava in 5 set thriller
- Calatrava eased out by Djokovic
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