Álvaro Fillol

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Álvaro Fillol
Álvaro Fillol.jpg
Fillol at the 1978 Dutch Open
Country (sports)  Chile
Born (1952-12-04) 4 December 1952 (age 64)
Santiago, Chile
Plays Right–handed (one-handed backhand)
Career record 32–84
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open 2R (1981)
Wimbledon 1R (1978, 1979, 1980)
US Open 2R (1975, 1977)
Career record 108–124
Career titles 5
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open QF (1979)
Wimbledon 1R (1977, 1978, 1979)
US Open QF (1977)

Álvaro Fillol (born 4 December 1952, in Santiago, Chile), is a former professional tennis player from Chile. He enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 5 doubles titles. He is the younger brother of tennis player Jaime Fillol.[1]

Doubles titles (5)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 1978 Las Vegas, U.S. Hard Chile Jaime Fillol South Africa Bob Hewitt
Mexico Raúl Ramírez
6–3, 7–6
Winner 2. 1978 Bogotá, Colombia Clay Chile Jaime Fillol Chile Hans Gildemeister
Paraguay Víctor Pecci
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 1978 Santiago, Chile Clay Chile Jaime Fillol Chile Hans Gildemeister
Paraguay Víctor Pecci
4–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 1979 Quito, Ecuador Clay Chile Jaime Fillol Colombia Iván Molina
Colombia Jairo Velasco, Sr.
6–7, 6–3, 6–1
Winner 4. 1980 San Jose, Costa Rica Hard Chile Jaime Fillol India Anand Amritraj
United States Nick Saviano
6–2, 7–6
Winner 5. 1980 Bogotá, Colombia Clay Brazil Carlos Kirmayr Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Ecuador Ricardo Ycaza
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 1981 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Chile Jaime Fillol Brazil Marcos Hocevar
Brazil João Soares
6–7, 7–6, 4–6


  1. ^ Mario Cavalla (2006). Historia del Tenis en Chile 1882–2006 (in Spanish). Ocho Libros Editores. p. 190. ISBN 9568018263. 

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