Adrian Voinea

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Adrian Voinea
Country  Romania
Residence Perugia, Italy
Born (1974-08-06) 6 August 1974 (age 40)
Focşani, Romania
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 1993
Retired 2003
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,836,277
Singles
Career record 136–176
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 36 (15 April 1996)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (2002)
French Open QF (1995)
Wimbledon 3R (2002)
US Open 3R (1998)
Doubles
Career record 1–10
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 349 (21 August 1995)

Adrian Voinea (born August 6, 1974 in Focşani) is a former Romanian tennis player who turned professional in 1993.

The right-hander won one singles title (1999, Bournemouth). Voinea was born in Focsani, Romania, but moved to Italy at age 15 to train with his older brother, Marian. His brother played a crucial role in developing his career. He was his tennis coach, mentor, support system, strategist and hitting partner. Adrian reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 36 in April 1996. One year before he achieved his greatest success by advancing to the quarterfinals of the 1995 French Open as a qualifier, defeating Boris Becker in the third round in four sets.

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 2 (1–1)[edit]

Winner – Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0/0)
ATP Masters Series (0/0)
ATP International Series Gold (0/0)
ATP International Series (1/1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0/0)
Clay (1/1)
Grass (0/0)
Carpet (0/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score
Runner Up 1. 1996 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia Clay Morocco Karim Alami 7–5, 2–1 ret.
Winner 1. 1999 Bournemouth International Clay Austria Stefan Koubek 1–6, 7–5, 7–6(2)

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