Andrew Harris (tennis)

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Andrew Harris
Full name Andrew Harris
Country (sports)  Australia
Born (1994-03-07) 7 March 1994 (age 23)
Melbourne, Australia
Height 183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Plays Right-handed
Coach(es) John Roddick
Prize money US$ $28,205
Singles
Highest ranking No. 483 (20 April 2015)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q2 (2015)
Doubles
Highest ranking No. 1076 (29 April 2013)
Last updated on: 20 November 2016.

Andrew Harris (born 7 March 1994) is a Junior 2012 Wimbledon Championships and Roland Garros Junior French Championships doubles winner from Melbourne, Australia. He signed a National Letter of Intent with Oklahoma Sooners to participate in fall 2013.[1]

In October 2013, Harris won his first Futures title.

Professional career[edit]

2011[edit]

Harris' first appearance in a professional tournament was at the Australia F7 in September 2011, where he made the quarter final, before losing to Alex Bolt.

2012[edit]

Harris lost in round 1 of the 2012 Australian Open qualification to Denys Molchanov, before competing in three Future tournaments in Australia. His best result being a quarter final in Australia F4 in March where he retired whilst playing Maverick Banes Harris played only one more tournament in 2012, the Great Britain F10 in July, where he lost in the second round.

2013[edit]

Harris successfully returned to competition in May 2013, where he made the final of the Thailand F2, losing to Saketh Myneni of India. The following week, he made the semi final of the Thailand F3, losing to fellow Australian Adam Feeney in straight sets. Throughout June and July, Harris competed in Futures throughout Europe, his best performance being a quarter final in Belgium F4, before winning his first title in Texas at the USA F27 against Dennis Nevolo.

2014[edit]

Harris retired from round 1 of the qualification for the 2014 Brisbane International before competing in the Men's qualifying of the 2014 Australian Open, where he made round 2. Harris didn't play again until June, where he played in 5 futures in the USA. The best result was at the F17 in Oklahoma City, where he was runner-up to Jared Donaldson.

2015[edit]

Harris commenced the 2015 season at the Onkaparinga Challenger, where he qualified and registered his first challenger main draw win, defeating Hiroki Moriya 7-5, 6-1. He made it to the semi final, before losing to Marcos Baghdatis. This increased Harris' ATP ranking 157 places to a career high of No.497. Harris made the second round of Australian Open qualifying. This was the last match Harris played for almost 2 years.

2017[edit]

Harris returned to tennis with a wild card into the 2017 Canberra Challenger.

Tour titles[edit]

Singles[edit]

Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (0-0)
Futures (1-2)

Challenger and Futures Finals: 1 Title[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 27 May 2013 Thailand F2, Thailand Hard India Saketh Myneni 6–7(4–7), 1–6
Winner 2. 14 October 2013 U.S.A. F27, TX, U.S.A Hard United States Dennis Nevolo 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Runner-up 3. 23 June 2014 Oklahoma City F17, U.S.A Hard United States Jared Donaldson 3–6, 2–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roddick Signs Junior Standout Andrew Harris". Oklahoma Sooners. 22 April 2013. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 

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