Antony Dupuis

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Antony Dupuis
Country (sports)  France
Residence Villeneuve-le-Comte, France
Born (1973-02-24) 24 February 1973 (age 44)
Bayonne, France
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 1992
Retired 2013
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,590,813
Singles
Career record 85–128
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 57 (10 September 2001)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2000, 2003)
French Open 3R (2001)
Wimbledon 2R (2001, 2004)
US Open 2R (2002, 2003)
Doubles
Career record 11–25
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 147 (24 April 2006)

Antony Dupuis (born 24 February 1973) is a French retired professional tennis player.

Personal life[edit]

Dupuis began playing tennis at the age of nine with his father Xavier. He mentioned in an interview once that he prefers clay and hard court surfaces. He was coached by Benoit Carelli, whom he credits with improving his physical and mental ability. Carelli had coached Dupuis since February 1998.

Career[edit]

Dupuis won one singles title in Milan in 2004 and reached a career-high singles ranking of World No. 57 in September 2001.[1][2]

In 2006 he tested positive for the banned drug Salbutamol and was suspended for two and a half months.[3]

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 30 April 2001 Munich, Germany Clay Czech Republic Jiří Novák 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2. 9 February 2004 Milan, Italy Carpet (i) Croatia Mario Ančić 6–4, 6–7(12–14), 7–6(7–5)

Doubles: (1 title)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 23 August 2004 Long Island, United States Hard France Michaël Llodra Switzerland Yves Allegro
Germany Michael Kohlmann
6–2, 6–4

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dupuis edges Ancic in three-hour battle". sports.espn.go.com. ESPN. 15 February 2004. 
  2. ^ "ITF player profile – Antony Dupuis". www.itftennis.com. ITF. 
  3. ^ "ITF Press Release – Decision in the case of Antony Dupuis". itftennis.com. Archived from the original on 27 January 2010. Retrieved 2007-02-16. 

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