Shelby Cannon

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Shelby Cannon
Country  United States
Residence Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Born (1966-08-19) August 19, 1966 (age 48)
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Plays left Handed
College University of Tennessee
Career record 2–8
Doubles
Career record 151–184
Career titles 3

Shelby Cannon (born August 19, 1966, in Hattiesburg, Mississippi) is a retired American professional tennis player.

Cannon enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 3 doubles titles and finished runner-up an additional 6 times. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 27 in 1993.

Cannon played college tennis for the Tennessee Volunteers. At least while on tour, Cannon kept a residence in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

Grand Slam, Grand Prix and ATP Tour doubles finals (9)[edit]

Titles (3)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1989 Montreal, Canada Hard United States Charles Beckman New Zealand Kelly Evernden
United States Todd Witsken
3–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 1990 São Paulo, Brazil Carpet Venezuela Alfonso Mora Netherlands Mark Koevermans
Brazil Luiz Mattar
6–7, 6–3, 7–6
Runner-up 2. 1991 Guarujá, Brazil Hard United States Greg Van Emburgh France Olivier Delaître
France Rodolphe Gilbert
2–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 1992 Genoa, Italy Clay United States Greg Van Emburgh Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Netherlands Mark Koevermans
6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 1993 Doha, Qatar Hard United States Scott Melville Germany Boris Becker
Germany Patrik Kühnen
2–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 1993 Barcelona, Spain Clay United States Scott Melville Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
7–6, 6–1
Runner-up 4. 1993 Nice, France Clay United States Scott Melville Australia David Macpherson
Australia Laurie Warder
4–3, RET.
Runner-up 5. 1994 Doha, Qatar Hard South Africa Byron Talbot France Olivier Delaître
France Stephane Simian
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 1995 Santiago, Chile Clay United States Francisco Montana Czech Republic Jiří Novák
Czech Republic David Rikl
4–6, 6–4, 1–6

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