Pablo Andújar

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Pablo Andújar
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Country  Spain
Residence Valencia, Spain
Born (1986-01-23) January 23, 1986 (age 28)
Cuenca, Spain
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 2004
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $2,498,613
Singles
Career record 83-130 (38.96%)
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 33 (September 10, 2012)
Current ranking No. 44 (July 28, 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2012, 2014)
French Open 2R (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)
Wimbledon 1R (2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
US Open 2R (2012, 2013, 2014)
Doubles
Career record 41-69
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 74 (December 3, 2012)
Current ranking No. 117 (August 19, 2013)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2011, 2012)
French Open 2R (2011)
Wimbledon 1R (2011, 2012, 2013)
US Open 2R (2011, 2012)
Last updated on: August 22, 2013.
This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Andújar and the second or maternal family name is Alba.

Pablo Andújar Alba (born January 23, 1986 in Cuenca, Spain) is a professional male tennis player from Spain. Andújar began playing tennis at 6 years old and has won three ATP Tour singles titles, reaching a career-high singles ranking of World No. 33 in September 2012. He trained in Valencia, Spain in the Tennis Club El Collao.

Career[edit]

Juniors[edit]

As a junior, Andujar compiled a singles win/loss record of 67–16 (and 48–14 in doubles), reaching as high as No. 5 in the combined junior world rankings in June 2004.

Junior Slam results:

Australian Open: -
French Open: QF (2004)
Wimbledon: 1R (2004)
US Open: 1R (2004)

Pro tour[edit]

He competed in the 2010 Australian Open, but lost to Gilles Simon, in the first round. At the French Open (Roland Garros), he defeated Robert Kendrick in the first round, but lost in the second round against Paul-Henri Mathieu of France in three sets. In 2010, he made it to the final of the BCR Open Romania, where he lost to Juan Ignacio Chela,.

In 2011, Andujar won his first ATP title at the Grand Prix Hassan II tournament in Morocco, defeating Italian Potito Starace in the final. The Spaniard reached two more ATP-level finals during the 2011 season at Stuttgart and the BCR Open Romania.

In January 2012, he was a finalist in doubles with Carlos Berlocq in Viña del Mar, Chile. In February, he was a quarterfinalist in the Abierto Mexicano Telcel, In April, he won his second title in Morocco, defeating Albert Ramos in the final.

In May 2013, as a Wild-card an as world number 113 in ATP Rankings, he reached the semi-final of an ATP Masters 1000 for the first time in his career at Madrid where he faced Rafael Nadal and lost 6–0, 6–4 . In his road to the semi-final he defeated 10th seed Marin Čilić, John Isner, Daniel Gimeno-Traver and 14th seed Kei Nishikori.

ATP career finals[edit]

Singles: 6 (3 titles, 3 runners-up)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
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 (3–3)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (3–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. September 26, 2010 BRD Năstase Ţiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Argentina Juan Ignacio Chela 5–7, 1–6
Winner 1. April 10, 2011 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco (1) Clay Italy Potito Starace 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 2. July 17, 2011 MercedesCup, Stuttgart, Germany Clay Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero 4–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. September 25, 2011 BRD Năstase Ţiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Germany Florian Mayer 3–6, 1–6
Winner 2. April 15, 2012 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco (2) Clay Spain Albert Ramos 6–1, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 3. July 27, 2014 Swiss Open, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Argentina Juan Mónaco 6–3, 7–5

Doubles: 4 (4 runners-up)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
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 (0–3)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. February 13, 2011 Brasil Open, Costa do Sauípe, Brazil Clay Spain Daniel Gimeno-Traver Brazil Marcelo Melo
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–7(4–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2. February 5, 2012 VTR Open, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Argentina Carlos Berlocq Portugal Frederico Gil
Spain Daniel Gimeno-Traver
6–1, 5–7, [10–12]
Runner-up 3. August 25, 2012 Winston-Salem Open, Winston-Salem, United States Hard Argentina Leonardo Mayer Mexico Santiago González
United States Scott Lipsky
3–6, 6–4, [2–10]
Runner-up 4. July 28, 2013 Crédit Agricole Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Spain Guillermo García-López United Kingdom Jamie Murray
Australia John Peers
3-6, 4-6

Challenger and Future titles[edit]

Singles (7)[edit]

Challengers (5)
Futures (2)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. July 11, 2005 Elche, Spain Clay Spain Gabriel Trujillo-Soler 6–3, 3–6, 6–3
2. October 31, 2005 Vilafranca del Penedès, Spain Clay Netherlands Nick van der Meer 2–6, 6–3, 7–5
3. July 23, 2006 Rimini, Italy Clay Austria Werner Eschauer 3–6, 6–1, 7–5
4. August 12, 2006 Vigo, Spain Clay Spain Fernando Vicente 7–5, 7–6(8–6)
5. August 17, 2008 Vigo, Spain Clay Italy Marco Crugnola 6–1, 3–6, 6–3
6. August 24, 2008 San Sebastián, Spain Clay Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo 6–4, 6–1
7. July 26, 2010 Orbetello, Italy Clay France Édouard Roger-Vasselin 6–4, 6–3

Singles Performance Timeline[edit]

Current until US Open.

Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W-L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australia Australian Open Q1 A 1R A 1R 2R 1R 2R 2–5
France French Open Q3 2R 2R 2R 2R 2R 1R 1R 5–7
United Kingdom Wimbledon Q2 A 1R A 1R 1R 1R 1R 0–5
United States US Open A 1R A A 1R 2R 2R 2R 3–5
Win–Loss 0–0 1–2 1–3 1–1 1–4 3–4 1–4 2–4 10–22
ATP Masters Series
United States Indian Wells Masters A A A A 1R 4R 2R 2R 4–4
United States Miami Masters A A A A 3R 1R 1R A 2–3
Monaco Monte Carlo Masters A A Q1 A A 2R 2R 2R 3–3
Spain Madrid Masters A Q1 Q2 A 1R 1R SF 1R 4–4
Italy Rome Masters A A A A Q1 1R A 1R 0–2
Canada Canada Masters A A A A 1R 2R 2R A 2–3
United States Cincinnati Masters A A A A Q1 3R 1R A 2–2
China Shanghai Masters NMS A 1R 1R 2R 1–3
France Paris Masters A A A A A 1R 2R 0–1
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2–5 7–9 7–6 16–20
Career Statistics
Titles–Finals 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 1–2 1–0 0–0 2–3
Year End Ranking 146 101 160 71 46 42 48

Doubles Performance Timeline[edit]

Current through 2013 US Open (tennis).

Tournament 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W-L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australia Australian Open A A A 2R 2R 1R 1R 2–4
France French Open A A A 2R 1R 1R 1R 1–4
United Kingdom Wimbledon A A A 1R 1R 1R 0–3
United States US Open 1R A A 2R 2R 1R 2–4
Win–Loss 0–1 0–0 0–0 3–4 2–4 0–4 0–2 5–15

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