Olivier Delaître

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Olivier Delaître
Country  France
Residence Suresnes, France
Born (1967-06-01) June 1, 1967 (age 47)
Metz, France
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro 1986
Retired 2000
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $2,788,904
Singles
Career record 130–179
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 33 (February 20, 1995)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (1995)
French Open 4R (1994)
Wimbledon 3R (1995)
US Open 2R (1989)
Doubles
Career record 225–179
Career titles 15
Highest ranking No. 3 (July 12, 1999)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (1998, 1999)
French Open 3R (1997)
Wimbledon SF (1999)
US Open 3R (1996, 1998)
Last updated on: May 15, 2008.

Olivier Delaître (born June 1, 1967 in Metz) is a former tennis player from France. He won 15 doubles titles during a fourteen-year career becoming the world's 3rd ranked doubles player on July 12, 1999.

Delaitre turned professional in 1986. A right-hander, he reached his highest singles ranking on the ATP Tour on February 20, 1995, when he became World No. 33.

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 4 (0–4)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP Tour World Championships (0–0)
ATP Super 9 (0–0)
ATP Championship Series (0–1)
ATP World Series (0–3)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–2)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. September 9, 1991 France Bordeaux, France Clay France Guy Forget 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. October 14, 1991 France Lyon, France Carpet (i) United States Pete Sampras 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. January 4, 1993 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard United States Richey Reneberg 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 4. August 15, 1994 United States Indianapolis, United States Hard South Africa Wayne Ferreira 2–6, 1–6

Doubles: 26 (15–11)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP Tour World Championships (0–0)
ATP Super 9 (1–1)
ATP Championship Series (3–2)
ATP World Series (11–8)
Finals by Surface
Hard (10–9)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (2–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. February 4, 1991 Brazil Guarujá, Brazil Hard France Rodolphe Gilbert United States Shelby Cannon
United States Greg Van Emburgh
6–2, 6–4
Winner 2. February 1, 1993 France Marseille, France Carpet (i) France Arnaud Boetsch Czech Republic Ivan Lendl
South Africa Christo van Rensburg
6–3, 7–6
Runner-up 1. August 23, 1993 United States Long Island, United States Hard France Arnaud Boetsch Germany Marc-Kevin Goellner
Germany David Prinosil
7–6, 5–7, 2–6
Winner 3. January 3, 1994 Qatar Doha, Qatar Hard France Stéphane Simian United States Shelby Cannon
South Africa Byron Talbot
6–3, 6–3
Winner 4. June 13, 1994 Germany Halle, Germany Grass France Guy Forget France Henri Leconte
South Africa Gary Muller
6–4, 6–7, 6–4
Winner 5. August 22, 1994 United States Long Island, United States Hard France Guy Forget Australia Andrew Florent
United Kingdom Mark Petchey
6–4, 7–6
Winner 6. September 12, 1994 France Bordeaux, France Hard France Guy Forget Italy Diego Nargiso
France Guillaume Raoux
6–2, 2–6, 7–5
Winner 7. July 17, 1995 United States Washington, D.C., United States Hard United States Jeff Tarango Czech Republic Petr Korda
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
4–6, 6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 2. April 29, 1996 Germany Munich, Germany Clay Italy Diego Nargiso South Africa Lan Bale
Netherlands Stephen Noteboom
6–4, 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 3. October 14, 1996 France Toulouse, France Hard (i) France Guillaume Raoux Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 4. February 11, 1997 France Marseille, France Hard (i) France Fabrice Santoro Sweden Thomas Enqvist
Sweden Magnus Larsson
3–6, 4–6
Winner 8. February 17, 1997 Belgium Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) South Africa David Adams Australia Sandon Stolle
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
3–6, 6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 5. October 13, 1997 France Lyon, France Carpet (i) France Fabrice Santoro South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Patrick Galbraith
6–3, 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. January 5, 1998 Qatar Doha, Qatar Hard France Fabrice Santoro India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
4–6, 6–3, 4–6
Runner-up 7. April 6, 1998 India Chennai, India Hard Belarus Max Mirnyi India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
7–6, 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 8. April 13, 1998 Japan Tokyo, Japan Hard Italy Stefano Pescosolido Canada Sébastien Lareau
Canada Daniel Nestor
3–6, 4–6
Winner 9. July 20, 1998 Germany Stuttgart, Germany Clay France Fabrice Santoro Australia Joshua Eagle
United States Jim Grabb
6–1, 3–6, 6–3
Runner-up 9. August 10, 1998 United States Cincinnati, United States Hard France Fabrice Santoro The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
1–6, 1–2, ret.
Winner 10. September 28, 1998 France Toulouse, France Hard (i) France Fabrice Santoro Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Netherlands Jan Siemerink
6–2, 6–4
Winner 11. October 6, 1998 Switzerland Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) France Fabrice Santoro South Africa Piet Norval
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 7–6
Winner 12. October 19, 1998 France Lyon, France Carpet (i) France Fabrice Santoro Spain Tomás Carbonell
Spain Francisco Roig
6–2, 6–2
Winner 13. April 19, 1999 Monaco Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay United Kingdom Tim Henman Czech Republic Jiří Novák
Czech Republic David Rikl
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 10. August 16, 1999 United States Indianapolis, United States Hard India Leander Paes Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
United States Jared Palmer
3–6, 4–6
Winner 14. August 23, 1999 United States Long Island, United States Hard France Fabrice Santoro United States Jan-Michael Gambill
United States Scott Humphries
7–5, 6–4
Winner 15. September 27, 1999 France Toulouse, France Hard (i) United States Jeff Tarango South Africa David Adams
South Africa John-Laffnie de Jager
3–6, 7–6, 6–4
Runner-up 11. January 10, 2000 New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand Hard United States Jeff Tarango South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Rick Leach
5–7, 4–6

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open NH A A 1R 2R A A A 1R 1R 2R A 3R 3R 1R 0 / 8 6–8
French Open A 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 2R 3R 1R 2R 1R 0 / 14 7–14
Wimbledon A A A A A A A 3R 2R 3R A 1R A SF 3R 0 / 6 11–6
U.S. Open A A A 1R 2R A A 1R 2R 1R 3R 1R 3R 2R A 0 / 9 7–8
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 37 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–1 1–1 0–3 3–3 0–1 1–1 2–3 2–4 2–4 4–3 2–3 4–3 8–3 2–3 N/A 31–36
Masters Series
Indian Wells These Were Not

ATP Masters Series

Before 1990
A A 2R A A 2R A A A A 1R 0 / 3 2–3
Miami A A A 1R 2R 1R A A A 2R 2R 0 / 5 1–5
Monte Carlo A A A 2R QF 1R 1R 2R A W 2R 1 / 7 10–6
Rome A A A A A A A 2R A SF 1R 0 / 3 4–3
Hamburg A A A A A A A A A SF 1R 0 / 2 2–2
Canada A A A A QF 2R A 2R 2R QF A 0 / 5 6–5
Cincinnati A A A A 1R 1R A SF F 2R A 0 / 5 7–5
Stuttgart (Stockholm) A A A A A A A A SF 2R A 0 / 2 3–2
Paris A A QF 1R 2R A 1R 1R 2R 2R A 0 / 7 3–7
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 2 0 / 3 0 / 5 0 / 5 0 / 2 0 / 5 0 / 4 1 / 8 0 / 5 1 / 39 N/A
Annual Win-Loss N/A 0–0 0–0 3–2 1–3 6–5 2–5 0–2 6–5 8–4 11–7 1–5 N/A 38–38
Year End Ranking 436 514 227 127 166 121 154 90 20 52 91 37 12 16 107 N/A

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