Greg Holmes (tennis)

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Greg Holmes
Country  United States
Residence Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Born (1963-08-29) August 29, 1963 (age 51)
Covina, California
Height 5'10" (178 cm)
Turned pro 1983
Retired 1990
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $368,690
Singles
Career record 83–93
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 22 (February 25, 1985)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1985)
French Open 2R (1985)
Wimbledon 3R (1985, 1986, 1989)
US Open 4R (1983, 1984, 1985)
Doubles
Career record 44-67
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 66 (February 16, 1987)

Greg Holmes (born August 29, 1963, in Covina, California) is a former professional tennis player from the United States. He won one doubles title on the ATP Tour and reached his career-high singles ranking of World No. 22 in February 1985.

In 1989 Holmes defeated Todd Witsken 5–7, 6–4, 7–6(5), 4–6, 14–12 in the second round at Wimbledon, a match that was the longest men's singles match at Wimbledon timed at 5 hours 28 minutes until the epic Isner–Mahut match in 2010.[1] During his seven-year career he twice beat Jimmy Connors and had wins over Andre Agassi, Aaron Krickstein, and Tim Mayotte.[2]

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