Stéphane Houdet

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Stéphane Houdet
Stephane Houdet US Open.jpg
Houdet at the 2013 US Open, New York
Country  France
Residence Paris
Born (1970-11-20) November 20, 1970 (age 43)
Saint-Nazaire, Loire Atlantique
Turned pro 2005
Plays Right Handed
Official website www.stephanehoudet.com
Singles
Career record 353–104
Career titles 28
Highest ranking No.1 (11 June 2012)
Current ranking No.2 (18 November 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (2009, 2010, 2011)
French Open W (2012, 2013)
US Open W (2013)
Other tournaments
Masters W (2011)
Paralympic Games Silver medal Paralympics.svg Silver Medal (2012)
Doubles
Career record 310–73
Career titles 60
Highest ranking No.1 (26 January 2009)
Current ranking No.1
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (2010, 2014)
French Open W (2007, 2009, 2010, 2013)
Wimbledon W (2009, 2013)
US Open W (2009, 2011)
Other Doubles tournaments
Masters Doubles W (2006, 2007)
Paralympic Games Gold medal Paralympics.svg Gold Medal (2008)
Bronze medal Paralympics.svg Bronze Medal (2012)
World Team Cup Gold medal world centered-2.svg Champion (2009, 2012)

Stéphane Houdet is a French wheelchair tennis player. Houdet is the current French US Open singles Grand Slam Champion. He is also the current Masters doubles champion and a former world number one.

2013[edit]

Houdet won two titles in the 2013 season with the victories achieved in Johannesburg and Sardinia.[1][2] He was a losing finalist in Pensacola,[3] Rome,[4] Nottingham,[5] St Louis and Rue.[6][7] Houdet also won two Grand Slam singles titles at Roland Garros and New York and was the runner up in Melbourne.[8][9][10] Houdet partnered Ronald Vink to the doubles titles in Sydney and Nottingham.[11][12] When Frederic Cattaneo was his partner in doubles tournaments they won titles in Baton Rouge and Johannesburg.[13][1] They were also losing finalists in Pensacola.[3] In doubles tournaments with Martin Legner Houdet won the title in Rome and was a losing finalist in Sardinia.[4][2] Shingo Kunieda partnered Houdet to doubles titles in Paris and St Louis,[14][15] as well as two Grand Slam titles at Roland Garros and Wimbledon.[16][17] Partnering Gordon Reid, Houdet won titles in Rotterdam,[18] Rue,[19] the Masters doubles.[20]

Grand Slam titles[edit]

[22]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.itftennis.com/news/143738.aspx
  2. ^ a b http://www.itftennis.com/news/159059.aspx
  3. ^ a b http://www.itftennis.com/news/141609.aspx
  4. ^ a b http://www.itftennis.com/news/148064.aspx
  5. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/152155.aspx
  6. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/154013.aspx
  7. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/159334.aspx
  8. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/137568.aspx
  9. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/149213.aspx
  10. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/155240.aspx
  11. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/136801.aspx
  12. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/152150.aspx
  13. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/142253.aspx
  14. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/150677.aspx
  15. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/153998.aspx
  16. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/149213.aspx
  17. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/151228.aspx
  18. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/140438.aspx
  19. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/159326.aspx
  20. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/160823.aspx
  21. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/news/166754.aspx
  22. ^ http://www.itftennis.com/wheelchair/news/newsarticle.asp?articleid=20245

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Maikel Scheffers
ITF Wheelchair Tennis World Champion
2012
Succeeded by
Shingo Kunieda