Lucas Arnold Ker

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Lucas Arnold Ker
Country  Argentina
Residence Barcelona, Spain
Born (1974-10-12) October 12, 1974 (age 39)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 1994
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $1,635,992
Career record 22–31
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 77 (July 20, 1998)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (1999)
French Open 2R (1998)
Wimbledon 1R (1998)
US Open 3R (1998)
Career record 282–229
Career titles 15
Highest ranking No. 21 (March 8, 2004)
Current ranking No. 860 (May 7, 2012)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2002, 2008, 2009)
French Open SF (1997)
Wimbledon 3R (2001)
US Open 3R (2003)
Last updated on: February 16, 2009.

Lucas Arnold Ker (born October 12, 1974 in Buenos Aires) is a professional tennis player from Argentina. Arnold Ker started playing tennis in the Olivos Tenis Club of Buenos Aires, under coach Malcolm Campbell.

He is right-handed and turned professional in 1994. He has played several times for the Argentine Davis Cup team, where he made his debut in 1997 against Venezuela. He was Roger Federer's opponent in the Swiss' first professional match in 1998 and is one of three active players to have a positive head-to-head record against Federer.


In August 2006, he was diagnosed with testicular cancer. The testicle was removed, and he successfully underwent chemotherapy. As of 2008, he is in remission and has returned to playing professional tennis.[1]


Singles (0)[edit]

Doubles (15)[edit]


  1. ^ Davis, Robert (2008-08-22). "Ker Learns to Live Again". Association of Tennis Professionals. Retrieved 2008-11-03. [dead link]

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