Alexandre Simoni

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Alexandre Simoni
Country  Brazil
Residence São Paulo, Brazil
Born (1979-07-02) July 2, 1979 (age 35)
São Paulo, Brazil
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 1997
Plays Right-handed
Prize money US$394,788
Singles
Career record 10–22 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 96 (July 16, 2001)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2nd (2002)
Wimbledon 1st (2002)
US Open 1st (2001)
Doubles
Career record 11–13 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 119 (October 7, 2002)
Last updated on: October 5, 2008.

Alexandre Torres Simoni (born on July 2, 1979 in São Paulo, Brazil) is a retired professional Brazilian tennis player. After being ranked as high as #23 in the ITF World Junior Ranking, he turned professional in 1997.

On the ATP tour, his best results were in 2001, when he reached two semifinals: in Bogotá and Salvador. He also reached his career-high ranking of #96. He was also a member of the Brazilian Davis Cup team,[1] having participated in a total of four ties from 2001 to 2004 and collecting a 2–3 Win/Loss record.

Simoni played his last official match in January 2008, and nowadays works as a tennis coach in São Paulo.

Titles (12)[edit]

Singles (3)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (3)
Titles by Surface
Hard (1)
Grass (0)
Clay (2)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. July 31, 2000 Gramado, Brazil Hard United Kingdom Martin Lee 6–4, 7–4
2. September 18, 2002 Brasov, Romania Clay Belgium Dick Norman 7–5, 6–3
3. May 6, 2002 Edinburgh, Scotland Clay Monaco Jean-René Lisnard 6–3, 6–3

Doubles (9)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (9)
Titles by Surface
Hard (4)
Grass (0)
Clay (5)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents in the final Score
1. August 2, 1999 Gramado, Brazil Hard Brazil Antônio Prieto Paraguay Paulo Carvallo
Brazil Ricardo Schlachter
6–1, 6–4
2. June 26, 2000 Eisenach, Germany Clay Brazil Daniel Melo Mexico Enrique Abaroa
Australia Tim Crichton
6–1, 6–7(2), 6–1
3. July 10, 2000 Oberstaufen, Germany Clay United States Hugo Armando Germany Tomas Behrend
Germany Karsten Braasch
6–4, 6–3
4. August 7, 2000 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard Brazil Daniel Melo United Kingdom Jamie Delgado
United Kingdom Martin Lee
6–4, 6–4
5. October 29, 2001 Santiago, Chile Clay Brazil André Sá Brazil Daniel Melo
Serbia Dušan Vemić
3–6, 6–3, 7–6(3)
6. July 28, 2003 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard Brazil Marcos Daniel Japan Kentaro Masuda
Japan Takahiro Terachi
6–4, 6–2
7. September 1, 2003 Gramado, Brazil Hard Brazil Marcos Daniel Mexico Santiago González
Mexico Alejandro Hernández
7–6(5), 6–4
8. October 6, 2003 Quito, Ecuador Clay Brazil Ricardo Mello United States Hugo Armando
Brazil Ricardo Schlachter
6–3, 6–4
9. August 7, 2006 Joinville, Brazil Clay Brazil André Ghem Brazil Marcelo Melo
Brazil André Sá
6–4, 5–7, [10–8]

Runner-ups (16)[edit]

Singles (4)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (4)
Finals by Surface
Hard (4)
Grass (0)
Clay (0)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. December 4, 2000 San José, Costa Rica Hard France Antony Dupuis 7–6(5), 4–6, 6–3
2. May 28, 2001 Salvador, Brazil Hard Brazil André Sá 6–3, 6–2
3. July 2, 2001 Campos do Jordão, Brazil Hard Brazil Ricardo Mello 7–6(6), 4–6, 7–6(5)
4. July 29, 2002 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard Brazil Ricardo Mello 6–3, 6–3

Doubles (12)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Challengers (11)
Finals by Surface
Hard (6)
Grass (0)
Clay (6)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents in the final Score
1. May 8, 2000 Fergana, Uzbekistan Hard Brazil Daniel Melo Israel Jonathan Erlich
Israel Lior Mor
6–4, 6–0
2. May 15, 2000 Samarkand, Uzbekistan Clay Brazil Daniel Melo Italy Stefano Galvani
Russia Andrei Stoliarov
W/O
3. June 31, 2000 Gramado, Brazil Hard Brazil Daniel Melo Brazil André Sá
Philippines Eric Taino
7–6(7), 7–6(3)
4. May 14, 2001 Zagreb, Croatia Clay Republic of Macedonia Aleksandar Kitinov Italy Enzo Artoni
Argentina Andrés Schneiter
6–7(5), 6–4, 6–4
5. October 15, 2001 Brasília, Brazil Clay Brazil Daniel Melo Argentina Luis Lobo
Argentina Daniel Orsanic
W/O
6. April 15, 2002 Bermuda, Bermuda Clay Paraguay Ramón Delgado Switzerland George Bastl
South Africa Neville Godwin
7–5, 6–3
7. July 15, 2002 Amersfoort, The Netherlands Clay Brazil André Sá South Africa Jeff Coetzee
South Africa Chris Haggard
7–6(1), 6–3
8. June 23, 2003 Andorra, Andorra Hard Brazil Ricardo Mello South Africa Rik de Voest
Finland Tuomas Ketola
6–4, 3–6, 6–4
9. August 2, 2004 Gramado, Brazil Hard Brazil Henrique Mello Mexico Santiago González
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–3
10. March 13, 2006 Salinas, Ecuador Hard Brazil André Ghem Brazil Thiago Alves
Brazil Júlio Silva
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]
11. January 1, 2007 São Paulo, Brazil Hard Brazil Marcelo Melo Uruguay Pablo Cuevas
Chile Adrián García
6–4, 6–2
12. April 2, 2007 Monza, Italy Clay Brazil Ricardo Hocevar Australia Nathan Healey
Australia Jordan Kerr
6–4, 6–3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Australia beat Brazil in Davis Cup tie". The New Zealand Herald. 9 April 2001. Retrieved 14 September 2010. 

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