Magnus Gustafsson

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Magnus Gustafsson
Country  Sweden
Residence Gothenburg, Sweden
Born (1967-01-03) 3 January 1967 (age 47)
Lund, Sweden
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 1986
Retired 2002
Plays Right-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money $4,545,489
Singles
Career record 415-260
Career titles 14
Highest ranking No. 10 (July 29, 1991)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open QF (1994)
French Open 4R (1988, 1990)
Wimbledon 4R (1996)
US Open 2R (1996, 1997)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (1992, 1996)
Doubles
Career record 58-69
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 77 (November 6, 1989)

Magnus Nils Gustafsson (born 3 January 1967 in Lund, Skåne) is a former professional tennis player from Sweden.

Gustafsson won 14 top-level singles titles during his career, reaching a career-high singles ranking of World No. 10 in 1991. He was also part of the Swedish team which won the Davis Cup in 1998. His best performance at a Grand Slam event came at the Australian Open in 1994, where he reached the quarter-finals.

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 26 (14–12)[edit]

Wins (14)
Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0–0)
ATP Masters Series (0–1)
ATP Championship Series (2–1)
ATP Tour (12–10)
Titles by Surface
Hard (2–2)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (8–8)
Carpet (4–2)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 17 July 1989 SwitzerlandGstaad Clay Germany Carl-Uwe Steeb 7–6(8–6), 6–3, 2–6, 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 13 November 1989 SwedenStockholm Carpet Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl 5–7, 0–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 6 May 1991 GermanyMunich Clay Argentina Guillermo Pérez-Roldán 3–6, 6–3, 4–3 retired
Runner-up 3. 13 May 1991 GermanyHamburg Clay Czechoslovakia Karel Nováček 3–6, 3–6, 7–5, 6–0, 1–6
Winner 2. 15 July 1991 SwedenBåstad Clay Argentina Alberto Mancini 6–1, 6–2
Winner 3. 29 July 1991 NetherlandsHilversum Clay Spain Jordi Arrese 5–7, 7–6(7–2), 2–6, 6–1, 6–0
Runner-up 4. 5 August 1991 AustriaKitzbühel Clay Czechoslovakia Karel Nováček 6–7(2–7), 6–7(4–7), 2–6
Runner-up 5. 12 August 1991 Czech RepublicPrague Clay Czechoslovakia Karel Nováček 6–7(5–7), 2–6
Runner-up 6. 13 April 1992 SpainBarcelona Clay Spain Carlos Costa 4–6, 6–7(3–7), 4–6
Winner 4. 13 July 1992 SwedenBåstad Clay Spain Tomás Carbonell 5–7, 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 7. 21 June 1993 ItalyGenova Clay Austria Thomas Muster 6–7(3–7), 4–6
Winner 5. 26 July 1993 GermanyStuttgart Clay Germany Michael Stich 6–3, 6–4, 3–6, 4–6, 6–4
Runner-up 8. 2 August 1993 NetherlandsHilversum Clay Spain Carlos Costa 1–6, 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 9. 15 November 1993 BelgiumAntwerp Carpet United States Pete Sampras 1–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 17 January 1994 New ZealandAuckland Hard United States Patrick McEnroe 6–4, 6–0
Winner 7. 7 February 1994 United Arab EmiratesDubai Hard Spain Sergi Bruguera 6–4, 6–2
Winner 8. 1 April 1996 RussiaSt. Petersburg Carpet Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 9. 15 July 1996 SwedenBåstad Clay Ukraine Andrei Medvedev 6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 10. 11 August 1997 San MarinoSan Marino Clay Spain Félix Mantilla 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 11. 6 October 1997 ChinaBeijing Hard (i) United States Jim Courier 6–7(10–12), 6–3, 3–6
Winner 10. 13 October 1997 SingaporeSingapore Carpet Germany Nicolas Kiefer 4–6, 6–3, 6–3
Winner 11. 16 March 1998 DenmarkCopenhagen Carpet Germany David Prinosil 3–6, 6–1, 6–1
Winner 12. 13 July 1998 SwedenBåstad Clay Ukraine Andrei Medvedev 6–2, 6–3
Winner 13. 8 March 1999 DenmarkCopenhagen Carpet France Fabrice Santoro 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 12. 15 November 1999 SwedenStockholm Hard (i) Sweden Thomas Enqvist 3–6, 4–6, 2–6
Winner 14. 24 July 2000 NetherlandsAmsterdam Clay Netherlands Raemon Sluiter 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 7–6(7–5), 6–1

Singles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open A NH A 3R 4R 2R 3R 2R 1R QF A A 2R 3R A A A 0 / 9 16–9
French Open A A A 4R 1R 4R 3R 2R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R 3R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 14 14–13
Wimbledon A A A 2R 1R A 2R A 1R A A 4R 2R 3R 1R 3R 1R 0 / 10 10–10
US Open A A A A 1R A A 1R 1R A A 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 9 2–9
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 42 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 6–3 3–4 4–1 5–3 2–3 0–4 5–2 1–1 4–3 4–4 6–4 0–3 2–3 0–3 N/A 42–41
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells Not MS1

Before 1990
A A 3R A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1 2–1
Key Biscayne A 3R 2R A A A A A A A A A 0 / 2 1–2
Monte Carlo 1R QF 2R 2R 3R A QF 1R 2R A Q2 3R 0 / 9 12–9
Rome 3R 2R A 2R A A A 1R A A A A 0 / 4 4–4
Hamburg QF F A QF QF A A 2R 2R A Q1 1R 0 / 7 15–7
Canada A A A A A A 1R A A A A A 0 / 1 0–1
Cincinnati A A A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 0 0–0
Stuttgart (Stockholm) 3R A 3R 3R A 2R QF 2R 2R A A A 0 / 7 11–7
Paris 2R A A 3R A 1R SF 3R QF A 2R A 0 / 7 13–7
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 5 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 5 0 / 2 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 5 0 / 4 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 2 0 / 38 N/A
Annual Win-Loss N/A 8–5 10–4 4–4 8–5 4–2 1–2 10–4 4–5 6–4 0–0 1–1 2–2 N/A 58–38
Year End Ranking 794 273 53 51 34 31 12 47 14 33 84 17 37 32 61 82 82 N/A

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