Chris Haggard

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Chris Haggard
Country  South Africa
Residence London, United Kingdom
Born (1971-04-28) 28 April 1971 (age 43)
Pretoria, South Africa
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro 1993
Plays Left-handed
Prize money $1,195,315
Singles
Career record 1–2
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 223 (17 June 1996)
Doubles
Career record 239–304
Career titles 6
Highest ranking No. 19 (8 September 2003)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2003)
French Open 2R (2000, 2003, 2007)
Wimbledon QF (2001)
US Open 3R (1999, 2003, 2006)
Last updated on: 5 May 2014.

Chris Haggard (born 28 April 1971, in Pretoria) is a professional tennis player from South Africa.

After finishing runner-up in the NAIA national men's tennis championship singles draw in 1991 while playing for Auburn University-Montgomery, Haggard turned pro in 1993. He has won six ATP Tour doubles titles and finished runner-up a further 12 times. He reached his career high doubles ranking of No. 19 on 8 September 2003.

Haggard until January 2009 played Team Tennis for the Delaware Smash.

ATP Tour finals (18)[edit]

Doubles champion (6)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 30 August 1998 Boston, USA Hard United States Jack Waite Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 15 November 1998 Stockholm, Sweden Hard Sweden Peter Nyborg Sweden Nicklas Kulti
Sweden Mikael Tillström
5–7, 6–3, 5–7
Winner 1. 1 August 1999 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Sweden Peter Nyborg Spain Álex Calatrava
Serbia and Montenegro Dušan Vemić
6–3, 6–7(4–7), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2. 21 July 2002 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay South Africa Jeff Coetzee Brazil André Sá
Brazil Alexandre Simoni
7–6(7–1), 6–3
Winner 3. 6 October 2002 Tokyo, Japan Hard South Africa Jeff Coetzee United States Jan-Michael Gambill
United States Graydon Oliver
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 4. 5 January 2003 Adelaide, Australia Hard South Africa Jeff Coetzee Belarus Max Mirnyi
United States Jeff Morrison
2–6, 6–4, 7–6(9–7)
Runner-up 3. 27 April 2003 Barcelona, Spain Clay South Africa Robbie Koenig United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 4. 20 July 2003 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay Brazil André Sá United States Devin Bowen
Australia Ashley Fisher
0–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 3 August 2003 Washington, USA Hard Australia Paul Hanley Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Armenia Sargis Sargsian
5–7, 6–4, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 22 February 2004 Memphis, USA Hard South Africa Jeff Coetzee United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 7 March 2004 Scottsdale, USA Hard South Africa Jeff Coetzee United States Rick Leach
United States Brian MacPhie
3–6, 1–6
Winner 5. 22 August 2004 Washington, USA Hard South Africa Robbie Koenig United States Travis Parrott
Russia Dmitry Tursunov
7–6(7–3), 6–1
Runner-up 8. 5 February 2006 Delray Beach, USA Hard South Africa Wesley Moodie The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
2–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 26 February 2006 Memphis, USA Hard Croatia Ivo Karlović United States James Blake
United States Mardy Fish
0–6, 7–5, [10–5]
Runner-up 9. 25 June 2006 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands grass France Arnaud Clément Czech Republic Martin Damm
India Leander Paes
1–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 10. 14 January 2007 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Sweden Simon Aspelin South Africa Jeff Coetzee
Netherlands Rogier Wassen
7–6(13–11), 3–6, [2–10]
Runner-up 11. 18 February 2007 San Jose, USA Hard Germany Rainer Schüttler United States Eric Butorac
United Kingdom Jamie Murray
5–7, 6–7(6–8)
Runner-up 12. 16 September 2007 Beijing, China Hard Taiwan Lu Yen-hsun South Africa Rik de Voest
Australia Ashley Fisher
7–6(7–3), 0–6, [6–10]

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