Érik Chvojka

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Érik Chvojka
Country  Canada
Residence Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Born (1986-10-26) October 26, 1986 (age 28)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 2004
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $158,904
Singles
Career record 0–2 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 204 (August 27, 2012)
Current ranking No. 700 (May 19, 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q1 (2012, 2013)
French Open Q1 (2012)
Wimbledon Q3 (2012)
US Open Q1 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 0–1 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 266 (August 26, 2013)
Current ranking No. 434 (May 19, 2014)
Last updated on: August 26, 2013.

Érik Chvojka (born October 26, 1986) is a Canadian professional tennis player. He is currently Canada no. 7 in singles and in doubles according to the ATP Rankings.[1]

Chvojka's first ATP World Tour main-draw singles appearance was a close three-set loss in the first round of the 2011 Rogers Cup to world no. 21 Alexandr Dolgopolov.[2] Chvojka has also made the main draw of the 2012 BRD Năstase Țiriac Trophy in Romania as a lucky loser, but lost to Cedrik-Marcel Stebe in the first round.[3]


ATP Challenger Tour and ITF Futures finals[edit]

Singles: 13 (6 titles, 7 runners-up)[edit]

Legend
ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)
ITF Futures (6–6)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. October 28, 2007 Mexico F10, Ciudad Obregón Hard Spain Ignacio Coll-Riudavets 1–6, 7–6(9–7), 6–4
Winner 2. March 9, 2008 Canada F1, Gatineau Hard (i) United States Michael Yani 6–4, 6–2
Winner 3. June 15, 2008 Germany F6, Ingolstadt Hard Belgium Jeroen Masson 6–1, 5–7, 6–1
Winner 4. November 7, 2010 Australia F9, Kalgoorlie Hard Australia Brydan Klein 3–6, 6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Runner–up 1. April 3, 2011 Australia F3, Ipswich Clay Australia James Lemke 2–6, 0–6
Runner–up 2. April 10, 2011 Australia F4, Bundaberg Clay Australia James Lemke 2–6, 4–6
Runner–up 3. May 8, 2011 Sweden F1, Karlskrona Clay Sweden Ervin Eleskovic 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Runner–up 4. July 31, 2011 Canada F4, Saskatoon Hard Canada Vasek Pospisil 5–7, 2–6
Runner–up 5. October 15, 2011 Turkey F27, Antalya Hard Czech Republic Michel Konecny 3–6, 4–6
Winner 5. October 22, 2011 Turkey F28, Adana Hard Sweden Daniel Berta 6–3, 6–1
Winner 6. February 19, 2012 Australia F1, Toowoomba Hard China Zhang Ze 6–2, 1–6, 7–6(7–4)
Runner–up 6. July 29, 2012 Lexington, United States Hard United States Denis Kudla 7–5, 5–7, 1–6
Runner–up 7. October 6, 2012 Sweden F7, Jönköping Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Vinciguerra 4–6, 6–7(3–7)

ATP Challenger Tour and ITF Futures doubles titles (15)[edit]

Legend
ATP Challenger Tour (1)
ITF Futures (14)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
1. October 9, 2005 USA F25, Laguna Niguel Hard Canada Philip Gubenco United States Lester Cook
Canada Robert Steckley
7–6(7–4), 4–6, 6–1
2. March 19, 2006 Canada F2, Rock Forest Hard (i) Canada Philip Gubenco South Africa Izak van der Merwe
United States Jeremy Wurtzman
7–5, 6–4
3. March 26, 2006 Canada F3, Montreal Hard (i) Canada Philip Gubenco Canada Pierre-Ludovic Duclos
South Africa Izak van der Merwe
7–6(7–3), 4–6, 7–6(7–5)
4. March 25, 2007 Canada F2, Rock Forest Hard (i) Canada Vasek Pospisil Austria Christoph Palmanshofer
United States Jason Zimmermann
7–5, 6–3
5. January 20, 2008 Portugal F1, Albufeira Hard Ukraine Denys Molchanov Netherlands Bas van der Valk
Netherlands Boy Westerhof
6–4, 5–7, [14–10]
6. May 25, 2008 Czech Republic F3, Jablonec nad Nisou Hard Czech Republic Jaroslav Pospíšil United States James Ludlow
Republic of Ireland Colin O'Brien
6–4, 6–3
7. June 15, 2008 Germnany F6, Ingolstadt Clay Switzerland Alexander Sadecky South Africa Damian Hume
Germany Jean Zietsman
7–5, 6–4
8. July 12, 2009 Germany F9, Römerberg Clay Czech Republic Roman Jebavý Germany Kevin Deden
Germany Martin Emmrich
6–4, 3–6, [10–4]
9. February 27, 2011 Australia F1, Mildura Grass Australia Sadik Kadir Australia Matthew Barton
Australia Colin Ebelthite
4–6, 6–4, [10–7]
10. July 31, 2011 Canada F4, Saskatoon Hard Australia Chris Letcher United States Peter Aarts
Canada Kamil Pajkowski
6–4, 6–2
11. July 8, 2012 Canada F3, Kelowna Hard United States Greg Ouellette Canada Philip Bester
Canada Kamil Pajkowski
6–7(8–10), 6–4, [10–8]
12. April 13, 2013 Greece F2, Heraklion Hard France Mathieu Rodrigues Spain José Checa-Calvo
Slovakia Adrian Sikora
6–1, 6–3
13. April 20, 2013 Greece F3, Heraklion Hard Italy Salvatore Caruso Belgium Julien Cagnina
Belgium Germain Gigounon
6–4, 6–2
14. May 4, 2013 Sweden F1, Karlskrona Clay Sweden Patrik Rosenholm Sweden Christian Lindell
Sweden Stefan Milenkovic
6–1, 6–1
15. July 20, 2013 Granby, Canada Hard Canada Peter Polansky United States Adam El Mihdawy
Croatia Ante Pavić
6–4, 6–3

Personal[edit]

Chvojka speaks French, Czech, and English.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Erik Chvojka". ATP World Tour. Retrieved January 23, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Pat Hickey (August 8, 2011). "Rogers Cup 2011: Montrealer Erik Chvojka loses, but is engineering results". Montreal Gazette. Retrieved October 16, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Head to Head". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved May 9, 2013. 

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