Andrea Stoppini

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Andrea Stoppini
Country (sports)  Italy
Born (1980-02-29) 29 February 1980 (age 37)
Trento, Italy
Turned pro 1998
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $289,443
Singles
Career record 3–8
Career titles 0
1 Challenger, 8 Futures
Highest ranking No. 161 (13 July 2009)
Current ranking No. 1557 (24 September 2012)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2009)
French Open Q1 (2008)
Wimbledon Q3 (2009)
US Open Q2 (2008, 2009)
Doubles
Career record 0–0
Career titles 0
2 Challengers, 5 Futures
Highest ranking No. 188 (27 August 2007)

Andrea Stoppini (born 29 February 1980) is an Italian professional tennis player.

Personal life[edit]

Currently resides in his city of birth, Trento.

Tennis career[edit]

Stoppini turned professional in 1998. His career-high singles ranking is World No. 161, achieved on 13 July 2009.

2006[edit]

At the 2006 Legg Mason Tennis Classic, Stoppini (then ranked World No. 246) scored the greatest victory of his career, defeating former World No. 1 Andre Agassi (amidst his retirement tour) in the second round 6–4, 6–3.

2009[edit]

In the first round of the 2009 Australian Open, Stoppini lost to defending champion Novak Djokovic, 6–2, 6–3, 7–5.

Making his second appearance at Wimbledon in 2009, he beat the No. 1 qualifying seed Sergiy Stakhovsky from Ukraine 2–6, 6–3, 6–3, in the first qualifying round, Marcus Willis from Great Britain 6–2, 6–4 in the second, before losing to Rajeev Ram 6–4, 6–2, 6–4 in the final qualifying match.

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