Andrej Martin

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Andrej Martin
Andrej Martin 1, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports)  Slovakia
Residence Bratislava, Slovakia
Born (1989-09-20) 20 September 1989 (age 27)
Bratislava, Slovakia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 2005
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $615,879
Singles
Career record 11–9
Career titles 0
5 Challengers, 10 Futures
Highest ranking No. 98 (25 July 2016)
Current ranking No. 111 (1 August 2016)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q3 (2011, 2014)
French Open 3R (2016)
Wimbledon Q2 (2010)
US Open 1R (2013)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 3R (2016)
Doubles
Career record 6–3
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 71 (20 June 2016)
Current ranking No. 71 (27 June 2016)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon 2R (2016)
Last updated on: 27 June 2016.

Andrej Martin (born 20 September 1989, Bratislava) is a Slovak professional tennis player who mainly plays on the ATP Challenger Tour. He achieved a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 98 in July 2016 following runs to the third round of the French Open and the final of Umag.[1]

Career[edit]

2016[edit]

He was a lucky loser at the French Open and defeated Daniel Muñoz de la Nava in the first round of the main draw and 29th seed Lucas Pouille in the second, before losing to 8th-seed Milos Raonic in the third round.[2]

In July 2016, Martin reached first ATP final, in Umag, defeated Martin Klizan, Joao Sousa, Carlos Berlocq and Sergiy Stakhovsky en route. In the final he lost to Italian No. 1 Fabio Fognini. Later in the year, Martin participated in the 2016 Summer Olympics. After comfortably defeating Denis Kudla in the first round, Martin got a walkover into the 3rd round when opponent Philipp Kohlschreiber withdrew with an injury. However, Martin was then comfortably beaten by the 4th-seeded Kei Nishikori, 2-6 2-6.

ATP career finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 24 July 2016 Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay Italy Fabio Fognini 4–6, 1–6

Challenger finals[edit]

Singles: 9 (6–3)[edit]

Legend
ATP Challenger Tour (6–3)
Outcome No. Date (Final) Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
Winner 1. 14 August 2010 Samarkand, Uzbekistan Clay Slovakia Marek Semjan 6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 5 January 2013 Nouméa, New Caledonia Hard France Adrian Mannarino 4–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 21 April 2013 Mexico City, Mexico Hard France Adrian Mannarino 4–6, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 2. 23 June 2013 Milan, Italy Clay Italy Filippo Volandri 3–6, 2–6
Winner 3. 15 July 2013 San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy Clay Portugal João Sousa 6–4, 6–3
Winner 4. 15 July 2014 Svijany, Czech Republic Clay Argentina Horacio Zeballos 1-6, 6-1, 6-4
Winner 5. 5 July 2015 Padova, Italy Clay Spain Albert Montañés 0–6, 6–4, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 6. 2 August 2015 Biella, Italy Clay Argentina Nicolás Kicker 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 9 August 2015 Liberec, Czech Republic Clay Germany Tobias Kamke 6–7(6–8), 4–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Martin biography at ITF". Retrieved 2010-08-09. 
  2. ^ "Canadian through to Roland Garros fourth round without dropping a set". 27 May 2016. Retrieved 28 May 2016. 

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