Inglot at the 2012 US Open.
6 March 1986 |
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Career record||0-2 (in ATP (World) Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 561 (23 August 2010)|
|Career record||74-68 (in ATP (World) Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, in and Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 18 (12 May 2014)|
|Current ranking||No. 49 (12 January 2015)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||QF (2014,2015)|
|French Open||3R (2012, 2013)|
|Wimbledon||3R (2010, 2013)|
|US Open||QF (2013)|
|Career record||5-4 (in ATP (World) Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2014)|
|French Open||2R (2014)|
|Last updated on: 21 November 2014.|
Dominic Inglot (born 6 March 1986 in London) is an English professional tennis player who specialises in playing doubles. He has made the final of eight ATP Challenger Tour Events winning five of them, and has made the final of three ATP Tour events at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships and Swiss Indoors, winning the Citi Open partnering Treat Conrad Huey. He is the current British No. 1 in doubles.
- 1 Biography
- 2 University Tennis career
- 3 Professional tennis career
- 4 ATP career finals
- 5 ATP Challenger career finals
- 6 Doubles career summary
- 7 References
- 8 External links
Dominic Inglot was born in London, England. He learned to play tennis at St. Benedict's School and at the University of Virginia. As a Junior he represented Middlesex County as well as on the international stage with England and Great Britain. In high school, he played volleyball and was captain of the London Volleyball team, He also received honors in academics in 2001-02. His mother is Elizabeth and his father is Andrei Inglot, who played professional football in Poland. He also has one younger brother called Alex. In 2004, he was picked to serve as the tennis double for actor Paul Bettany, who played a British tennis player who won Wimbledon with a wild-card entry in the film Wimbledon.
University Tennis career
In the 2006-07, he was the no. 2 doubles player at the NCAA All-Tournament Team. He finished second in the team VaSID All-State event. He ended the season ranked no. 108 in the ITA singles rankings, but was ranked as high as no. 67 for the season with a singles record 16-13 with three wins over ranked players. In the ITA doubles rankings, he ended the season ranked no. 50 with Houston Barrick, but was ranked as high as no. 40. They had a doubles record of 27-6.
In the 2007-2008, he participated at the ITA Singles All-American event and NCAA Singles Championship. Finished first in the team VaSID All-State event. He Won the ITA Mideast Regional Singles Title and the ITA National Indoor Singles Backdraw defeating three top ten players on the way. He was also co-Champion at the UVa Fall Invitational singles. He ended the season ranked No. 26 in the ITA singles rankings, but was ranked as high as No. 3. In doubles he was ranked at No. 57 in the ITA rankings with Houston Barrick, but was ranked as high as No. 17.
Professional tennis career
In 2009 Inglot won a Silver Medal at the World University Games in Belgrade partnering former professional player Max Jones. he spent most of the year on the Futures tour and partially towards the end of the year on the Challenger Tour, he got into eight finals winning six of them his best performance being at the Charlottesville open Challenger where he Partnered Rylan Rizza. They got to the final but lost in three sets 4–6, 6–3, 9–11.
In 2010, Inglot qualified for his first Grand Slam tournament partnering Chris Eaton at Wimbledon. In the first round, they won in four sets, Inglot's first ATP tour and win. In the second round, they beat the then world no. 1 team of Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjić in five sets, surprising everybody and proving to be the upset of the tournament. They were finally beaten in the third round, losing to Julien Benneteau and Michaël Llodra in four sets.
In 2011, Inglot had his most quiet season to date as he struggled for form and even to play matches. This was mainly due to a serious ankle injury he suffered at the start of the year, and as a result he missed all four Grand Slam tournaments. He did, however, win a title on a wildcard at a Challenger tour event, where he partnered Treat Conrad Huey at the Charlottesville open, winning the final in three sets.
Inglot made his first ATP Tour final at the 2012 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships in Houston partnering Treat Conrad Huey in doubles, but they lost to the much more experienced duo of James Blake and Sam Querrey.
Inglot qualified for his first tournament other than Wimbledon at the French Open, where he once again partnered Huey. They made it to the third round, defeating the fifth seeds Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecău in straight sets in the second round, but lost to tenth seeds Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and Jean-Julien Rojer in the next round. Later that week, he went on to win the Aegon Trophy again partnering Huey, defeating fellow countryman Jonathan Marray and Frederik Nielsen of Denmark. This raised his doubles ranking to a career high of rank no. 86 in the world.
At Wimbledon, he partnered Huey again, but unfortunately they lost in the first round in a five-set thriller to Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram. He also competed in the mixed doubles event for first time at Wimbledon on a wildcard. He partnered Laura Robson, and they made it into the third round, defeating defending champions Jürgen Melzer and Iveta Benešová in three sets on the way. They eventually lost to fellow Brit Colin Fleming and Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan in straight sets both on tiebreakers.
Inglot made his second ATP Tour final of the season at the 2012 Citi Open in Washington, D.C., again partnering Treat Conrad Huey. They defeated Kevin Anderson and Sam Querrey in three sets. This was Inglot and Huey's first first tour-level title of their career and as a team. This win raised his doubles ranking to a career high no. 52 in the world.
In late September, Inglot qualified for his first singles match at ATP tour level. He lost the match in straight sets to the far more experienced Alex Bogomolov, Jr..
In his final tournament of the season, Inglot had more success with partner Huey, making it to his third ATP tour final of the season at the Swiss Indoors. They faced the top seeds and very experienced duo of Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjić. Unfortunately they lost the final on a champions tiebreaker. However, this did raise his doubles ranking to a career-high no. 40 in the world, the first time he has been inside the top 40.
Inglot had a slow start to the 2013 season, making it to the quarterfinals at the Qatar Open to German duo of Christopher Kas and Philipp Kohlschreiber, despite having beaten the top seeded pair of Robert Lindstedt and Nenad Zimonjić. This was followed by a first round loss at the Australian Open to 4th seeds Max Mirnyi and Horia Tecau. This was followed by a run of one win in four matches, including a first round defeat in Rotterdam. Inglot made it to his first final of the season with Huey at the Power Horse Cup in Düsseldorf, where they were defeated by German pair of Andre Begemann and Martin Emmrich. At the French Open, the duo made it to the round of 16, where they lost to Michael Llodra and Nicolas Mahut in straight sets. After losing in the quarterfinals of the Gerry Weber Open, Inglot and Huey made it to the round of 16 at Wimbledon, losing to eventual champions Bob & Mike Bryan. The pair made it to their first ever Grand Slam quarterfinal at the US Open, defeating 3rd seeds Marcel Granollers and Marc López en route before losing to number 10 seeded Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo. Inglot finished the season with a career high ranking of 28th in the world.
ATP career finals
Doubles: 9 (3 titles, 6 runners-up)
|Outcome||No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Partner||Opponents in the final||Score in the final|
|Runner-up||1.||15 April 2012||U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships, Houston, United States||Clay||Treat Conrad Huey|| James Blake
|Winner||1.||5 August 2012||Citi Open, Washington, D.C., United States||Hard||Treat Conrad Huey|| Kevin Anderson
|7–6(9–7), 6–7(9–11), [10–5]|
|Runner-up||2.||28 October 2012||Swiss Indoors, Basel, Switzerland||Hard (i)||Treat Conrad Huey|| Daniel Nestor
|5–7, 7–6(7–4), [5–10]|
|Runner-up||3.||25 May 2013||Power Horse Cup, Düsseldorf, Germany||Clay||Treat Conrad Huey|| Andre Begemann
|Runner-up||4.||24 August 2013||Winston-Salem Open, Winston-Salem, United States||Hard||Treat Conrad Huey|| Daniel Nestor
|Runner-up||5.||22 September 2013||St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Russia||Hard (i)||Denis Istomin|| David Marrero
|Winner||2.||27 October 2013||Swiss Indoors, Basel, Switzerland||Hard (i)||Treat Conrad Huey|| Julian Knowle
|6-3, 3-6, [10-4]|
|Winner||3.||20 June 2014||AEGON International, Eastbourne, Great Britain||Grass||Treat Conrad Huey|| Alexander Peya
|7-5, 5-7, [10-8]|
|Runner-up||6.||17 January 2015||Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand||Hard||Florin Mergea|| Raven Klaasen
ATP Challenger career finals
Doubles: 8 (5–3)
|ATP Challenger Tour (5–3)|
|Outcome||No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Partner||Opponents in the final||Score in the final|
|Runner-up||1.||2 November 2009||Charlottesville, United States||Hard (i)||Rylan Rizza|| Martin Emmrich
|4–6, 6–3, [9–11]|
|Winner||1.||2 August 2010||Vancouver, Canada||Hard (o)||Treat Conrad Huey|| Ryan Harrison
|Winner||2.||9 August 2010||Binghamton, United States||Hard (o)||Treat Conrad Huey|| Scott Lipsky
|5–7, 7–6(7–2), [10–8]|
|Winner||3.||31 October 2011||Charlottesville, United States||Hard (i)||Treat Conrad Huey|| John Paul Fruttero
|4–6, 6–3, [10–7]|
|Runner-up||2.||29 January 2012||Heilbronn, Germany||Hard (i)||Treat Conrad Huey|| Johan Brunström
|3–6, 6–3, [6–10]|
|Winner||4.||6 February 2012||Dallas, United States||Hard (i)||Chris Eaton|| Nicholas Monroe
|7–6(7–2), 6–4, [19–17]|
|Winner||5.||5 June 2012||Nottingham, Great Britain||Grass||Treat Conrad Huey|| Jonathan Marray
|6–4, 6–7(9–11), [10–8]|
|Runner-up||3.||17 March 2013||Dallas, United States||Hard||Eric Butorac|| Jürgen Melzer
Doubles career summary
To prevent confusion and double counting, information in this table is updated only once a tournament or the player's participation in the tournament has concluded.
- Dominic Inglot at the Association of Tennis Professionals
- Dominic Inglot at the International Tennis Federation
- Dominic Inglot at the Davis Cup