Henrik Holm

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Henrik Holm
Country  Sweden
Residence Monte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1968-08-22) 22 August 1968 (age 46)
Täby, Sweden
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro 1988
Retired 1999
Plays Right-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,693,931
Singles
Career record 96–110
Career titles 0
6 Challengers
Highest ranking No. 17 (5 July 1993)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (1994)
French Open 2R (1993, 1994)
Wimbledon 4R (1992)
US Open 3R (1993)
Doubles
Career record 95–91
Career titles 5
Highest ranking No. 10 (16 May 1994)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (1994)
French Open 2R (1994)
Wimbledon 2R (1991, 1992, 1995, 1997)
US Open 2R (1992)
Last updated on: 9 November 2012.

Henrik Holm (born 22 August 1968 in Täby) is a former professional tennis player from Sweden, who turned professional in 1988. The right-hander won five doubles titles during his career and reached a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 17 in July 1993.

Career[edit]

Holm started playing tennis at the age of five. His father, Christer, played Davis Cup for Sweden and was ranked No. 2 in his country during the mid 1960s. His mother, Gun, is a tennis coach. In July 1992 Holm reached his first career Tour singles final in Washington, losing to Petr Korda (4–6, 4–6). Later that year he reached the final at the Tokyo Indoor, losing to Ivan Lendl (6–7, 4–6). In the third round of that tournament he handed Boris Becker his worst career indoor loss (6–1, 6–2).[1]

Doubles finals (9)[edit]

Legend (Doubles)
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP International Series Gold (1)
ATP International Series (4)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 1993 Kuala Lumpur-1, Malaysia Hard Norway Bent-Ove Pedersen Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
5–7, 3–6
Winner 1. 1993 Rotterdam, Netherlands Carpet Sweden Anders Järryd South Africa David Adams
Russia Andrei Olhovskiy
6–4, 7–6
Winner 2. 1993 Munich, Germany Clay Czech Republic Martin Damm Germany Carl-Uwe Steeb
Czech Republic Karel Nováček
6–0, 3–6, 7–5
Winner 3. 1993 Båstad, Sweden Carpet Sweden Anders Järryd United States Brian Devening
Sweden Tomas Nydahl
6–1, 3–6, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 1993 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard Sweden Stefan Edberg United States Andre Agassi
Czech Republic Petr Korda
6–7, 4–6
Winner 4. 1994 Zaragoza, Spain Carpet Sweden Anders Järryd Czech Republic Martin Damm
Czech Republic Karel Nováček
7–5, 6–2
Winner 5. 1994 Tokyo Outdoor, Japan Hard Sweden Anders Järryd Canada Sébastien Lareau
United States Patrick McEnroe
7–6, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 1994 Hamburg, Germany Clay Sweden Anders Järryd United States Scott Melville
South Africa Piet Norval
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 1995 Bordeaux, France Hard United Kingdom Danny Sapsford Croatia Saša Hirszon
Croatia Goran Ivanišević
3–6, 4–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ATP Player Profile". ATP. Retrieved 31 March 2012. 

External links[edit]


Awards
Preceded by
Jim Courier
ATP Most Improved Player
1992
Succeeded by
Todd Martin