July 26, 1978 |
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Highest ranking||No. 63 (March 21, 2005)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||3R (2005)|
|French Open||2R (2006)|
|US Open||2R (2009)|
|Highest ranking||No. 118 (August 27, 2001)|
|Last updated on: July 15, 2012.|
Kevin Kim (born July 26, 1978) is a former American tennis player of Korean descent.
In 1993, Kim won the USTA National Boys' 16 Indoor Doubles Championship with Michael Russell. He lost to Russell in the finals of the 1994 USTA National Boys' 16 Singles Championships. He beat Russell in the finals of the 1994 USTA National Boys' 16 Clay Court Championships, and lost to Russell in the finals of the 1994 Easter Bowl Boys' 16s Championships.
In 1995, he lost to Russell in the finals of the USTA National Boys’ 18 Clay Court Championships. Kim reached the second round in singles and the quarterfinals in doubles with Russell at the 1995 Australian Open Junior Championships.
In 1996, he won the doubles title with Russell at the 1996 Asuncion Bowl in Asuncion, Paraguay. At the 1996 USTA National Boys’ 18 Championships, he lost in the doubles final with Russell to Bob and Mike Bryan. He was a doubles quarterfinalist with Russell at the 1996 Wimbledon junior championships.
He entered the top 100 in 2004, reaching a career-high singles ranking of World No. 63 in March 2005. Kim reached the third round of the 2005 Australian Open, and has won 9 Challenger titles in his career.
- Kevin Kim at the Association of Tennis Professionals
- Kevin Kim Recent Match Results
- Kevin Kim World Ranking History
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