Alejandro Pierola

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Alejandro Pierola
Country (sports) Chile Chile
Born (1949-11-20) 20 November 1949 (age 67)
Santiago, Chile
Plays Right-handed
Career record 16–46
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 82 (26 Dec 1979)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open 2R (1978)
Career record 15–37
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 174 (3 Jan 1983)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 1R (1978, 1980, 1982)

Alejandro Pierola (born 20 November 1949) is a former professional tennis player from Chile.[1]


Pierola was a quarter-finalist in Grand Prix tournaments at Palermo in 1981 and Venice in 1982.[2] He made two Grand Prix doubles semi-finals in 1981, at Bordeaux, with Guillermo Aubone and Palermo, with Pedro Rebolledo.[2]

He competed in the French Open three times during his career and played in both the men's singles and men's doubles at each.[2] At the 1978 French Open he had a win over Bernard Mitton, before losing in the second round to Manuel Orantes.[2] He exited in the opening round of the singles in 1980 and 1982, with losses to José Luis Clerc and Pavel Složil.[2]

Challenger titles[edit]

Singles: (1)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. 1981 Parioli, Italy Clay Italy Corrado Barazzutti 6–4, 3–6, 6–4

Doubles: (3)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
1. 1979 Cuneo, Italy Clay Chile Belus Prajoux France Dominique Bedel
France Christophe Freyss
6–4, 7–6
2. 1981 Messina, Italy Clay Chile Belus Prajoux Italy Mario Calautti
Italy Roberto Calautti
3–6, 6–4, 7–6
3. 1982 Galatina, Italy Clay Spain Sergio Casal Italy Gianni Marchetti
Italy Vincenzo Naso
6–4, 6–4