Paolo Lorenzi

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Paolo Lorenzi
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Paolo Lorenzi playing at Roland Garros 2013
Country  Italy
Residence Siena, Italy
Born (1981-12-15) 15 December 1981 (age 32)
Rome, Italy
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro 2003
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,255,871
Singles
Career record 33-70 (32.03%)
Career titles 0
10 Challengers
Highest ranking No. 49 (4 March 2013)
Current ranking No. 79 (18 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2010, 2012, 2013)
French Open 1R (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Wimbledon 1R (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014)
US Open 2R (2014)
Doubles
Career record 11-24
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 99 (8 July 2013)
Current ranking No. 509 (23 June 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2013)
French Open 2R (2010, 2013)
Wimbledon 1R (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Last updated on: 13 July 2013.

Paolo Lorenzi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈpaːolo loˈrɛnt͡si]; born December 15, 1981 in Rome, Italy) is an Italian professional tennis player, and current Italian no. 3. His career-high singles ranking is World No. 49, achieved on 4 March 2013. Lorenzi is coached by Claudio Galoppini.[1][2]

Tennis career[edit]

Lorenzi reached his first ATP World Tour final at the age of 32, in São Paulo. Here, at the 2014 Brasil Open, the Italian reached for the first time the semifinals in an ATP 250 tournament upsetting Juan Monaco in three sets; then he went into the final after the retirement of Tommy Haas in the semifinals when the German was down 3–6 2–3. He would go on to lose the final to Argentine Federico Delbonis, 6–4, 3–6, 4–6.

ATP career finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (0-1)[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 (0–1)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 2 March 2014 Brasil Open, São Paulo, Brazil Clay Argentina Federico Delbonis 6–4, 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 1 (1-0)[edit]

Winner – 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)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. February 10, 2013 VTR Open, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Italy Potito Starace Argentina Juan Mónaco
Spain Rafael Nadal
6–2, 6–4

Futures and Challenger finals: 36 (21–15)[edit]

Singles: 25 (14–12)[edit]

Legend
Challengers (10–11)
Futures (4–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. September 23, 2002 Selargius, Italy Clay France Rodolphe Cadart 0–6, 3–6
Winner 1. August 11, 2003 Našice, Croatia Clay Hungary Sebő Kiss 4–6, 6–0, 6–0
Winner 2. March 25, 2005 Frankston, Australia Clay Greece Vasilis Mazarakis 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 2. April 10, 2006 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay Austria Rainer Eitzinger 4–6, 7–6(7–5), 5–7
Winner 3. September 18, 2006 Tarragona, Spain Clay Morocco Younes El Aynaoui 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 4. February 18, 2008 Trento, Italy Hard (i) Austria Philipp Oswald 7–6(9–7), 7–6(9–7)
Winner 5. May 26, 2008 Alessandria, Italy Clay Italy Simone Vagnozzi 4–6, 7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 6. February 2, 2009 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire Hard Ivory Coast Valentin Sanon 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 3. April 6, 2009 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay Colombia Santiago Giraldo 2–6, 7–6(7–3), 2–6
Runner-up 4. April 27, 2009 Tenerife, Spain Hard Switzerland Marco Chiudinelli 3–6, 4–6
Winner 7. June 22, 2009 Reggio Emilia, Italy Clay Monaco Jean-René Lisnard 7–5, 1–6, 6–2
Winner 8. June 29, 2009 Rijeka, Croatia Clay Slovenia Blaž Kavčič 6–3, 7–6(7–2)
Winner 9. September 21, 2009 Ljubljana, Slovenia Clay Slovenia Grega Žemlja 1–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–2
Runner-up 5. October 5, 2009 Tarragona, Spain Clay Spain Daniel Gimeno-Traver 4–6, 0–6
Runner-up 6. April 18, 2010 Pereira, Colombia Hard Colombia Santiago Giraldo 3–6, 3–6
Winner 10. July 12, 2010 Rimini, Italy Clay Argentina Federico del Bonis 6–2, 6–0
Winner 11. April 10, 2011 Pereira, Colombia Clay Brazil Rogério Dutra da Silva 7–5, 6–2
Winner 12. September 25, 2011 Ljubljana, Slovenia Clay Slovenia Grega Žemlja 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 7. March 3, 2012 Salinas, Ecuador Clay Argentina Guido Pella 6–1, 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 8. March 18, 2012 Guadalajara, Mexico Hard Brazil Thiago Alves 3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 9. April 7, 2012 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo 6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 10. April 22, 2012 Sarasota, US Clay United States Sam Querrey 1–6, 7–6(7–3), 3–6
Winner 13. August 12, 2012 Cordenons, Italy Clay Spain Daniel Gimeno-Traver 7–6(7–5), 6–3
Runner-up 11. September 16, 2012 Todi, Italy Clay Russia Andrey Kuznetsov 3–6, 0–2 ret.
Winner 14. November 4, 2012 Medellín, Colombia Clay Argentina Leonardo Mayer 7–6(7–5), 6–7(4–7), 6–4
Runner-up 12. November 10, 2012 Guayaquil, Ecuador Clay Argentina Leonardo Mayer 2–6, 4–6

Doubles: 10 (7–3)[edit]

Legend
Challengers (5–2)
Futures (2–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. January 14, 2008 Shenzhen, China Hard Italy Giancarlo Petrazzuolo China Xin-yuan Yu
China Shao-xuan Zeng
6–7(1–7), 6–7(3–7)
Winner 1. January 21, 2008 Dongguan, China Hard Italy Giancarlo Petrazzuolo Denmark Frederik Nielsen
Denmark Rasmus Norby
6–4, 7–6(7–1)
Winner 2. February 18, 2008 Trento, Italy Hard (i) Italy Giancarlo Petrazzuolo France Xavier Audouy
France Ludovic Walter
6–3, 4–6, [10–8]
Runner-up 2. April 28, 2008 Rome, Italy Clay Italy Giancarlo Petrazzuolo Italy Flavio Cipolla
Italy Simone Vagnozzi
3–6, 3–6
Winner 3. July 7, 2008 San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy Clay Brazil Júlio Silva Romania Cătălin Gârd
Austria Max Raditschnigg
6–3, 7–5
Winner 4. July 27, 2009 Orbetello, Italy Clay Italy Giancarlo Petrazzuolo Italy Alessio di Mauro
Italy Manuel Jorquera
7–6(7–5), 3–6, [10–6]
Winner 5. October 17, 2010 Asunción, Paraguay Clay Italy Fabio Fognini Argentina Carlos Berlocq
Argentina Brian Dabul
6–3, 6–4
Winner 6. April 3, 2011 Barranquilla, Colombia Hard Italy Flavio Cipolla Colombia Alejandro Falla
Colombia Eduardo Struvay
6–3, 6–4
Winner 7. June 5, 2011 Rijeka, Croatia Clay Brazil Júlio Silva Croatia Lovro Zovko
Croatia Dino Marcan
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 3. January 29, 2012 Bucaramanga, Colombia Clay Spain Miguel Ángel López Jaén Uruguay Ariel Behar
Argentina Horacio Zeballos
4–6, 6–7(5–7)

Singles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A Q1 Q1 1R A 1R 1R A 0–3
French Open Q3 Q2 Q3 1R Q2 1R 1R 1R 0–4
Wimbledon Q2 Q1 Q1 1R Q1 1R 1R 1R 0–4
US Open Q1 Q2 Q1 A Q2 1R 1R 2R 1–3
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–3 0–0 0–4 0–4 1–3 1–14
Career Statistics
Titles–Finals 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0
Year End Ranking 294 207 84 143 108 64 109

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open 1R A A 2R A 1–2
French Open 2R A 1R 2R 2–3
Wimbledon A 1R 1R 1R 1R 0–4
US Open A A A 1R 0–1
Win–Loss 1–2 0–1 0–2 2–4 0-1 3–10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "atpworldtour.com Profile". atpworldtour.com. ATP Tour, Inc. Retrieved 2009-12-07. 
  2. ^ "itftennis.com Men's Circuit record". itftennis.com. ITF Licensing (UK) Ltd. Retrieved 2009-12-07. 

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