Andis Juška

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Andis Juška
Country (sports)  Latvia
Residence Riga, Latvia
Born (1985-05-22) May 22, 1985 (age 30)
Jūrmala, Soviet Union
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $177,277
Singles
Career record 15–13 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 226 (October 26, 2009)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q1 (2008)
Wimbledon Q1 (2007)
US Open Q2 (2007)
Doubles
Career record 5–8 (ATP Challenger Tour, ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 4
Highest ranking No. 136 (October 18, 2010)
Last updated on: February 13, 2012.

Andis Juška (born May 22, 1985) is a tennis player from Latvia.

Juška's career-high singles ranking is World No. 226, achieved in October 2009. For several years he has been the second highest ATP-ranked Latvian tennis player behind Ernests Gulbis.

Tennis career[edit]

Juniors[edit]

As a junior, Juška reached as high as No. 43 in the junior world singles rankings in 2002 (and No. 15 in doubles). He competed in the main draw of the Australian Open boys' singles event in both 2002 and 2003, also reaching the quarterfinals of the doubles event in the latter year.

Pro tour[edit]

Juška has won seventeen events at the ITF Futures level. In August 2007 he participated in his second Grand Slam (U.S. Open) qualification tournament where he won his first match against Antony Dupuis. In the second round he lost to Go Soeda. Juška has yet to play in an ATP World Tour or Grand Slam event main draw.

Challenger Singles - 2 SF, 4 QF

Challenger Doubles - 4 W ,2 F ,4 SF, 9 QF

Legend (pre/post 2009)
ATP Challenger Series /
ATP Challenger Tour (3-3)
Outcome No. Date (Final) Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Runner-up 6. 12 September 2010 Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France Hard Latvia Luxembourg Gilles Müller
France Édouard Roger-Vasselin
0–6, 6–2, [11–13]

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