Nicolas Devilder

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Nicolas Devilder
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Country  France
Residence Boulogne Billancourt, France
Born (1980-03-25) March 25, 1980 (age 34)
Dax, France
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 2000
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $826,281
Singles
Career record 22–46
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 60 (September 8, 2008)
Current ranking No. 201 (September 10, 2012)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2007, 2009)
French Open 3R (2012)
Wimbledon 2R (2007, 2009)
US Open 2R (2008)
Doubles
Career record 7–21
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 197 (March 23, 2009)
Last updated on: July 13, 2009.

Nicolas Devilder (born March 25, 1980 in Dax, Landes) is a French male tennis player. He reached a career high singles ranking of 60 in the world on September 8, 2008, after reaching the semifinals of the Montevideo Challenger, where he lost to former top ten player, Guillermo Cañas. He plays primarily in Challenger events, and has won Challenger titles in Pamplona, Monza, Bergamo, Košice, Timişoara and Poznań. He is sponsored by Nike and Babolat.

He qualified for the 2012 French Open, where he reached the third round, only to be defeated by world no. 1 Novak Djokovic.

ATP career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (1–0)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (1–0)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 13 September 2008 Romania Bucharest, Romania Clay France Paul-Henri Mathieu Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–4), 6–7(9–11), [22–20]

Challenger titles[edit]

Wins (9)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (9)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. August 8, 2005 Spain Pamplona, Spain Hard France David Guez 6–2, 6–1
2. April 3, 2006 Italy Monza, Italy Clay Italy Flavio Cipolla 6–2, 7–5
3. April 24, 2006 Italy Bergamo, Italy Clay Austria Werner Eschauer 1–6, 7–5, 6–4
4. June 12, 2006 Slovakia Košice, Slovakia Clay Spain Gorka Fraile 6–0, 6–1
5. July 31, 2006 Romania Timişoara, Romania Clay Spain Pablo Santos González 7–6(7-5), 6–2
6. October 22, 2007 Brazil Belo Horizonte, Brasil Clay Spain Marcel Granollers 6–2, 6–7(4-7), 7–6(8-6)
7. June 16, 2008 Germany Braunschweig, Germany Clay Argentina Sergio Roitman 6–4, 6–4
8. June 23, 2008 Romania Constanţa, Romania Clay Romania Adrian Ungur 6–3, 6–7(5-7), 7–6(12-10)
9. July 21, 2008 Poland Poznań, Poland Clay Germany Björn Phau 7–5, 6–0

Runners-up (5)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. April 18, 2005 Italy Monza, Italy Clay Italy Alessio di Mauro 6–1, 2–6, 6–3
2. May 2, 2005 Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic Clay Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý 6–4, 7–6(7-4)
3. September 18, 2006 Bosnia and Herzegovina Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina Clay Austria Marco Mirnegg 6–2, 6–4
4. July 1, 2008 Switzerland Lugano, Switzerland Clay Peru Luis Horna 7–6(7-1), 6–1
5. March 3, 2012 Morocco Casablanca, Morocco Clay Slovenia Aljaž Bedene 7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–4)

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