Mike De Palmer

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Mike De Palmer (born October 17, 1961, in Tampa, Florida), is a former professional tennis player from the United States.

De Palmer enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 6 tour doubles titles and finished runner-up an additional 6 times. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 20 in 1986.

Grand Prix and WCT doubles finals (12)[edit]

Titles (6)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1984 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet United States Sammy Giammalva Jr. United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe
3–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 1985 Livingston, U.S. Hard Australia Peter Doohan South Africa Eddie Edwards
South Africa Danie Visser
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 1985 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) United States Gary Donnelly France Guy Forget
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
3–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 1985 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) United States Gary Donnelly Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 1986 Florence, Italy Clay United States Gary Donnelly Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
4–6, 6–7
Runner-up 4. 1986 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet United States Gary Donnelly United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe
4–6, 6–7
Winner 3. 1986 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet United States Gary Donnelly Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
6–3, 7–5
Winner 4. 1986 Hong Kong Hard United States Gary Donnelly Australia Pat Cash
Australia Mark Kratzmann
7–6, 6–7, 7–5
Winner 5. 1986 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard (i) South Africa Christo van Rensburg Ecuador Andrés Gómez
United States Sherwood Stewart
3–6, 6–2, 7–6
Runner-up 5. 1987 Chicago, U.S. Carpet United States Gary Donnelly United States Paul Annacone
South Africa Christo van Rensburg
3–6, 6–7
Winner 6. 1989 Florence, Italy Clay United States Blaine Willenborg Italy Pietro Pennisi
Italy Simone Restelli
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 1989 Bristol, England Grass United States Gary Donnelly United States Paul Chamberlin
United States Tim Wilkison
6–7, 4–6

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