Henri Kontinen

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Henri Kontinen
Kontinen.jpg
Country  Finland
Residence Helsinki, Finland
Born (1990-06-19) 19 June 1990 (age 24)
Helsinki, Finland
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $124,662
Singles
Career record 7–6 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 220 (18 October 2010)
Current ranking No. 1684 (24 February 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q1 (2010)
Doubles
Career record 11–8 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 66 (21 April 2014)
Last updated on: 28 April 2014.

Henri Kontinen (born 19 June 1990 in Helsinki) is a Finnish tennis player. His highest ranking is World No. 220 which he attained in October 2010. His brother Micke is also a tennis player.

Junior career[edit]

Kontinen won the 2008 French Open boys' doubles title with Christopher Rungkat.[1] He reached the final of the 2008 Wimbledon boys' singles which he lost to Grigor Dimitrov. He also reached the final of the 2008 US Open boys' doubles with Christopher Rungkat.

Singles Titles[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Challengers (0)
Futures (5)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 2009 Lithuania Vilnius Clay Finland Timo Nieminen 6–1, 6–3
2. 2009 United Kingdom Cardiff Hard (i) Belgium Yannick Mertens 7–6(4), 7–5
3. 2010 Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo Carpet Austria Alexander Peya 6–3, 7–6(4)
4. 2010 Sweden Danderyd Hard (i) Finland Timo Nieminen 6–3, 6–4
5. 2010 Sweden Falun Hard (i) Finland Timo Nieminen 6–3, 3–6, 7–6(5)

Challengers Men's Doubles Wins (6)[edit]

Legend
Challengers (6)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
1. 28 July 2013 Finland Tampere Clay Serbia Goran Tošić Philippines Ruben Gonzales
Australia Chris Letcher
6–4, 6–4
2. 9 November 2013 Slovakia Bratislava Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljeström Germany Gero Kretschmer
Germany Jan-Lennard Struff
7–6 (8–6), 6–2
3. 16 November 2013 Finland Helsinki Hard (i) Finland Jarkko Nieminen Germany Dustin Brown
Germany Philipp Marx
7–5, 5–7, [10-5]
4. 26 January 2014 Germany Heilbronn Hard (i) Poland Tomasz Bednarek United Kingdom Ken Skupski
United Kingdom Neal Skupski
3–6, 7–6 (7–3), [12-10]
5. 24 February 2014 France Cherbourg Hard (i) Russia Konstantin Kravchuk France Pierre-Hugues Herbert
France Albano Olivetti
6–4, 6–7 (3–7), [10-7]
6. 14 April 2014 United States Sarasota Clay, Green Croatia Marin Draganja Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Croatia Franko Škugor
7–5, 5–7, [10-6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (11 June 2008) French Open glory for Indonesian junior player, Jakarta Globe, Retrieved November 6, 2010

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