Sargis Sargsian

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Sargis Sargsian
Sargis Sargisian US Open 2004.jpg
Country  Armenia
Residence Boca Raton, Florida
Born (1973-06-03) June 3, 1973 (age 41)
Yerevan, Armenia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 1995
Retired 2006
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $2,603,732
Singles
Career record 155–209 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 38 (January 12, 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (2003)
French Open 3R (1998, 1999, 2000)
Wimbledon 3R (2001, 2003)
US Open 4R (2004)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (1996)
Doubles
Career record 68–79 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 33 (August 9, 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2004, 2005)
French Open QF (2004)
Wimbledon 1R (1998, 2003, 2004)
US Open 2R (1997)
Sargis Sargsian
Medal record
Tennis
Competitor for  Armenia
Summer Universiade
Silver 1993 Buffalo Mixed Doubles

Sargis Sargsian (Armenian: Սարգիս Սարգսյան, born June 3, 1973 in Yerevan) is a former professional tennis player from Armenia.

Sargsian turned pro in 1995, and has won one singles and two doubles titles during his career on the ATP Tour. He played for Armenia at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics, in Atlanta he reached second round, but in Sydney he lost in first round.

Sargsian also played at the 2004 Summer Olympics. He reached career-high rankings of World No. 38 in singles and World No. 33 in doubles during 2004. Sargsian retired in 2006 and now resides in Florida.

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 3 (1 title – 2 runner-ups)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 7 July 1997 United States Newport Grass New Zealand Brett Steven 7–6(7-0), 4–6, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 5 October 2003 Russia Moscow Indoor/Hard United States Taylor Dent 6-7(5-7), 4–6
Runner-up 2. 26 October 2003 Russia St Petersburg Indoor/Hard Brazil Gustavo Kuerten 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 5 (2 titles – 3 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 11 July 1999 Newport, USA Grass United States Chris Woodruff South Africa Wayne Arthurs / India Leander Paes 7-6, 6-7, 3-6
Runner-up 2. 20 August 2000 Washington, USA Hard United States Andre Agassi United States Alex O'Brien / United States Jared Palmer 5-7, 1-6
Runner-up 3. 25 May 2003 St. Pölten, Austria Clay Serbia Nenad Zimonjic Sweden Simon Aspelin / Italy Massimo Bertolini 4-6, 7-6(8-6), 3-6
Winner 1. July 28, 2003 Washington, USA Hard Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov South Africa Chris Haggard / Australia Paul Hanley 7–5, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 2. September 8, 2003 Bucharest, Romania Clay Germany Karsten Braasch Sweden Simon Aspelin / South Africa Jeff Coetzee 7–6(9-7), 6–2

Performance timeline[edit]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 1995 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 SR W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4R 2R 2R 0 / 9 8–9
French Open A 1R 3R 3R 3R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
Wimbledon A 2R 2R 1R 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
US Open 3R 3R 1R 1R 1R A 3R 2R 4R A 0 / 8 10–8
Win–Loss 2–1 4–4 3–4 2–4 4–3 3–4 7–4 5–4 1–3 0 / 36 31–35

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