Pedro Sousa

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Pedro Sousa
Country Portugal Portugal
Residence Lisbon, Portugal
Born (1988-05-25) May 25, 1988 (age 26)
Lisbon, Portugal
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 2003
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$ 151,187
Singles
Career record 4–5 (44.44% in Grand Slam and ATP World Tour main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 199 (18 November 2013)
Current ranking No. 472 (20 October 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open Q3 (2012)
Wimbledon Q1 (2012)
US Open Q1 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 4–6 (40%)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 241 (22 July 2013)
Last updated on: 20 October 2014.

Pedro Sousa (born May 25, 1988) is a Portuguese professional tennis player who competes on the ATP Tour. In November 2013, he achieved a career-high singles world ranking no. 199.

Career finals[edit]

ATP Challenger Tour[edit]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 November 2013 Guayaquil, Ecuador Clay Argentina Leonardo Mayer 4–6, 5–7

Doubles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 20 October 2012 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Clay Portugal Frederico Gil Brazil Marcelo Demoliner
Brazil João Souza
6–2, 6–4

ITF Men's Circuit[edit]

Singles: 8 (3–5)[edit]

Titles by Surface
Hard (1–2)
Clay (2–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 2 August 2009 Spain F25, Denia, Spain Clay Spain Gerard Granollers-Pujol 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 11 October 2009 Brazil F22, Bauru, Brazil Clay Brazil Rafael Camilo 6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 6 March 2011 Portugal F1, Faro, Portugal Hard Slovakia Kamil Čapkovič 6–4, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 26 February 2012 Spain F3, Murcia, Spain Clay Canada Steven Diez 2–6, 6–4, 6–3
Winner 2. 4 March 2012 Portugal F1, Faro, Portugal Hard Italy Claudio Grassi 6–4, 7–6(10–8)
Runner-up 4. 13 January 2012 USA F1, Plantation, United States Clay Romania Victor Crivoi 6-2, 6-4
Runner-up 5. 24 February 2013 Portugal F1, Vale do Lobo, Portugal Hard Belgium Neils Desein 7–6(7–3), 6–2
Winner 3. 5 March 2013 Portugal F2, Loulé, Portugal Hard Portugal Rui Machado 5–7, 6–4, 7–6(7–3)

Doubles: 8 (5–3)[edit]

Finals by Surface
Hard (2–1)
Clay (3–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 6 November 2006 Portugal F6, Ponta Delgada, Portugal Hard Portugal Gastão Elias Finland Tuomas Ketola
Finland Juho Paukku
6–7(4–7), 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 6 July 2008 Spain F25, Alicante, Spain Clay Portugal Tiago Godinho Spain David Ollivier
Spain Carlos Rexach-Itoiz
7–5, 6–1
Winner 1. 5 February 2012 USA F4, Palm Coast, United States Clay Sweden Christian Lindell United States Vahid Mirzadeh
United States Michael Shabaz
6–7(7–9), 6–3, [10–8]
Winner 2. 18 February 2012 Spain F2, Mallorca, Spain Clay Portugal Gonçalo Falcão Spain Miguel-Angel Lopez Jaen
Spain Carles Poch-Gradin
6–4, 3–6, [10–6]
Winner 3. 4 March 2012 Portugal F1, Faro, Portugal Hard Portugal Gonçalo Falcão Hungary Dénes Lukács
Germany Steven Moneke
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 4 August 2012 Italy F20, La Spezia, Italia Clay Colombia Alejandro González Colombia Cristian Rodríguez
Colombia Oscar Rodriguez-Sanchez
7–6(7–1), 6–4
Winner 4. 12 January 2013 USA F1, Plantation, United States Clay Croatia Franko Škugor Portugal João Domingues
Burundi Hassan Ndayishimiye
6-2, 6-3
Winner 5. 24 February 2013 Portugal F1, Vale do Lobo, Portugal Hard Portugal Gonçalo Falcão Spain Juan-Samuel Arauzo-Martinez
Spain Jaime Pulgar-Garcia
6-3, 6-4

Performance timelines[edit]

Key
W  F  SF QF R# RR LQ (Q#) A P Z# PO SF-B F-S G NMS NH

Won tournament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Round 4, 3, 2, 1; competed at a Round Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent from tournament event; played in a Davis Cup Zonal Group (with its number indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, silver (F or S) or gold medal at the Olympics; a downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament (Not a Masters Series); or a tournament that was Not Held in a given year.

To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated either at the conclusion of a tournament, or when the player's participation in the tournament has ended.

Current through 2014 US Open – Men's Singles Qualifying.

Singles[edit]

Tournament/Year 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A A A A A A A A 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
French Open A A A A A A Q3 Q1 A 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Wimbledon A A A A A A Q1 A A 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
US Open A A A A A A Q1 A Q1 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
National Representation
Summer Olympics Not Held A Not Held A Not Held 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Davis Cup Z1 Z1 A A Z2 A A Z2 A 0 / 4 4–1 80%
Career statistics
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR W–L Win %
Tournaments 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 4
Titles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finals Reached 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hard Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Clay Win–Loss 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 0 / 4 3–5 38%
Grass Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Carpet Win–Loss 0–0 1–0 0–0 Discontinued 0 / 0 1–0 100%
Outdoor Win–Loss 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0 / 4 1–5 17%
Indoor Win–Loss 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0 / 0 3–0 100%
Overall Win–Loss 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 0 / 4 4–5 44%
Win (%) 0% 50% N/A N/A 100% 0% 0% 67% N/A 44.44%
Year-End Ranking 988 1479 1071 434 479 338 265 200 $ 151,187

Doubles[edit]

Tournament/Year 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
French Open 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Wimbledon 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
US Open 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
National Representation
Summer Olympics Not Held A Not Held A Not Held 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Davis Cup Z1 Z1 A A Z2 A A Z2 A 0 / 4 1–0 100%
Career statistics
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR W–L Win %
Tournaments 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 6
Titles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finals Reached 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hard Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Clay Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–1 2–1 0–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 0 / 6 4–6 40%
Grass Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 0 0–0 N/A
Outdoor Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–1 2–1 0–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0 / 6 3–6 33%
Indoor Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0 / 0 1–0 100%
Overall Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–1 2–1 0–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 0 / 6 4–6 40%
Win (%) N/A 0% N/A 0% 67% 0% 0% 67% N/A 40%
Year-End Ranking 1257 680 1208 1032 446 771 323 416 $23,180

Head-to-head vs. Top 20 Players[edit]

Sousa's win-loss record against players who have been ranked world no. 20 or better is as follows:

Players who have been ranked world no. 1 are in boldface.

* Statistics correct as of September 25, 2014.

National participation[edit]

Davis Cup (5–1)[edit]

Sousa debuted for the Portugal Davis Cup team in 2006 and has played 6 matches in 5 ties. His singles record is 4–1 and his doubles record is 1–0 (5–1 overall).

Group membership
World Group (0–0)
WG Play-off (0–0)
Group I (1–1)
Group II (4–0)
Group III (0–0)
Group IV (0–0)
Matches by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (4–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Matches by Type
Singles (4–1)
Doubles (1–0)
Matches by Setting
Indoors (4–0)
Outdoors (1–1)
Matches by Venue
Portugal (4–0)
Away (1–1)
Rubber result No. Rubber Match type (partner if any) Opponent nation Opponent player(s) Score
Increase3–2; 22–24 September 2006; Royale Tennis Club de Marrakesh, Marrakesh, Morocco; Group I Europe/Africa Relegation Play-off; Clay surface
Defeat 1 V Singles (dead rubber) Morocco Morocco Mehdi Tahiri 6–7(2–7), 6–4, 2–6
Decrease2–3; 9–11 February 2007; Tbilisi Sport Palace, Tbilisi, Georgia; Group I Europe/Africa First Round; Carpet(i) surface
Victory 2 IV Singles (dead rubber) Georgia (country) Georgia George Chantouria 6–2, 6–4
Increase4–1; 5–7 March 2010; Complexo de Tenis da Maia, Maia, Portugal; Group II Europe/Africa First Round; Clay(i) surface
Victory 3 IV Singles (dead rubber) Denmark Denmark Frederik Nielsen 6–7(3–7), 6–1, 6–1
Increase5–0; 1–3 February 2013; Club Internacional de Football, Lisbon, Portugal; Group II Europe/Africa First Round; Clay(i) surface
Victory 4 II Singles Benin Benin Alexis Klegou 4–6, 6–1, 6–4, 6–2
Victory 5 III Doubles (with João Sousa) Alexis Klegou / Loic Didavi 6–2, 6–1, 6–1
Increase5–0; 5–7 April 2013; Club Internacional de Football, Lisbon, Portugal; Group II Europe/Africa Quarterfinal; Clay surface
Victory 6 II Singles Lithuania Lithuania Dovydas Šakinis 6–2, 6–4, 6–0

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