Christopher Rungkat

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Christopher Rungkat
Christopher Rungkat Davis Cup Semi Final.jpg
Country (sports)  Indonesia
Residence Valencia, Spain
Born (1990-01-14) 14 January 1990 (age 26)
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro 2008
Plays Right-handed
Prize money US$28,943
Singles
Career record 76–59
Career titles 0 ATP, 7 ITF
Highest ranking No. 247 (24 December 2012)
Current ranking No. 250 (7 January 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open q1 (2013)
Doubles
Career record 113–44
Career titles 0 ATP, 18 ITF
Highest ranking No. 302 (12 September 2011)
Current ranking No. 474 (7 January 2013)
Last updated on: 12 January 2013.
Christopher Rungkat
Medal record
Tennis
Representing  Indonesia
Southeast Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2011 Palembang Men's Singles
Gold medal – first place 2011 Palembang Men's Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2011 Palembang Team Event
Silver medal – second place 2007 Korat Team Event
Silver medal – second place 2011 Palembang Mixed Doubles
Silver medal – second place 2015 Singapore Team Event
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Korat Men's Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Vientiane Men's Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Vientiane Team Event
Islamic Solidarity Games
Gold medal – first place 2013 Palembang Men's Singles
Gold medal – first place 2013 Palembang Men's Doubles
Gold medal – first place 2013 Palembang Team Event

Christopher Benjamin Rungkat (born 14 January 1990) is an Indonesian tennis player. He is the grandson of "Famous" Benny Rungkat, former chairman of the Indonesian Air Carriers Association. Christopher's father, Michael Alexander Fritz Rungkat, is of Dutch and Indonesian descent and his mother, Elfia Mirlianti, is full Indonesian descent. In 2008, he won the final stage of French Open 2008 Boys' Doubles Juniors category with Finnish tennis player Henri Kontinen.[1] He is the youngest ever Indonesian to be the All Indonesian Champion, and by the end of his junior career,he was awarded for Indonesian best promising athlete 2008.

Rungkat also reached the final of the 2008 US Open boy's final with Henri Kontinen.[2]

In June 2010, he won the Tarakan Open International Men's Futures tournament, his first international tournament title since going pro.[3]

Career[edit]

Christopher Rungkat spent his junior career in Europe by playing on the European Junior Circuit and was based in Tennis Val (Valencia, Spain). He is the second Asian male player to win a junior French Open doubles title, after Kei Nishikori.

Personal life[edit]

As a tennis player, Christopher Rungkat has spent most of his time on the tour.

Sponsors[edit]

Clothing = Nike 2005 – 2008, Reebok 2008–2010. Equipments = Head 2005–2008, Wilson Sporting Goods 2008–2010

ITF Finals[edit]

ITF Singles Finals (7–3)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Challengers (0–0)
Futures (7–3)
Outcome # Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
Winner 1. 7 June 2010 $10,000 – Tarakan, Indonesia F2 Hard (i) South Korea Jae-Sung An 6–3, 0–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 29 May 2011 $10,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F1 Hard Germany Richard Becker 6–4, 6–3
Winner 3. 5 June 2011 $10,000 – Surabaya, Indonesia F2 Hard Japan Arata Onozawa 7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–5)
Winner 4. 12 June 2011 $10,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F3 Hard Japan Kento Takeuchi 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 19 May 2012 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F2 Hard New Zealand Jose Statham 6–7(10–12), 3–6
Winner 5. 26 May 2012 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F3 Hard France Antoine Escoffier 6–2, 6–2
Winner 6. 1 July 2012 $15,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F1 Hard South Korea Nam Ji Sung 7–6(7–5), 6–1
Winner 7. 2 December 2012 $15,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F3 Hard South Korea Jeong Suk-young 6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 2. 1 June 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F4 Hard Japan Toshihide Matsui 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 29 June 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F7 Hard Australia Dayne Kelly 6–7(4–7), 6–7(7–9)

ITF Doubles Finals (22–7)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Challengers (0–0)
Futures (22–7)
Outcome # Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in Final Score in Final
Runner-up 1. 1 August 2005 $10,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F1 Hard Indonesia Febi Widhiyanto Indonesia Suwandi Suwandi
Indonesia Bonit Wiryawan
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 13 August 2007 $10,000 – Indonesia F3 Hard Indonesia Bonit Wiryawan Chinese Taipei Huai-En Chang
Chinese Taipei Hsien-Yin Peng
5–7, 3–6
Winner 1. 17 September 2007 $10,000 – Indonesia F5 Hard Indonesia Andrian Raturandang India Aditya Madkekar
India Ashutosh Singh
6–3, 2–6, [10–5]
Winner 2. 18 February 2008 $10,000 – Thailand F2 Hard United States Nathan Thompson Czech Republic Roman Jebavy
Czech Republic Filip Zeman
6–4, 6–2
Winner 3. 25 February 2008 $10,000 – Thailand F3 Hard United States Nathan Thompson China Mao-Xin Gong
Japan Norikazu Sugiyama
6–2, 6–4
Winner 4. 28 July 2008 $10,000 – Indonesia F1 Hard Indonesia Ayrton Wibowo Chinese Taipei Hsien-Yin Peng
Chinese Taipei Chu-Huan Yi
6–1, 7–5
Winner 5. 3 November 2008 $10,000 – Malaysia F1 Hard United States Nathan Thompson Belarus Siarhei Betau
Belarus Andrei Karatchenia
6–3, 6–4
Winner 6. 3 August 2009 $10,000 – Iran F5 Clay Indonesia Sunu-Wahyu Trijati Russia Alexei Filenkov
Uzbekistan Murad Inoyatov
6–2, 6–0
Winner 7. 24 August 2009 $10,000 – Thailand F2 Hard Indonesia Ketut-Nesa Arta Japan Tasuku Iwami
Japan Hiroki Moriya
4–6, 6–4, [12–10]
Runner-up 3. 31 August 2009 $10,000 – Thailand F3 Hard Indonesia Ketut-Nesa Arta Chinese Taipei Hsin-Han Lee
Chinese Taipei Tsung-Hua Yang
6–7(4–7), 4–6
Winner 8. 14 June 2010 $10,000 – Tegal, Indonesia F3 Hard United States Nathan Thompson Thailand Weerapat Doakmaiklee
Thailand Kittipong Wachiramanowong
4–6, 6–4, [12–10]
Runner-up 4. 28 June 2010 $10,000 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia F2 Hard United States Nathan Thompson Australia Kaden Hensel
Australia Dane Propoggia
1–6, 6–7(1–7)
Winner 9. 8 November 2010 $10,000 – Khon Kaen, Thailand F4 Hard Thailand Kirati Siributwong France Dorian Descloix
France Yannick Jankovits
6–2, 7–6(8–6)
Runner-up 5. 11 April 2011 $10,000 – Khon Kaen, Thailand F3 Hard Thailand Kirati Siributwong Thailand Weerapat Doakmaiklee
Thailand Kittipong Wachiramanowong
0–6, 2–6
Winner 10. 18 April 2011 $10,000 – Noida, India F4 Hard Thailand Kittipong Wachiramanowong Japan Junn Mitsuhashi
Thailand Danai Udomchoke
6–7(1–7), 6–3, [10–6]
Winner 11. 4 June 2011 $10,000 – Surabaya, Indonesia F2 Hard Thailand Weerapat Doakmaiklee Chinese Taipei Huang Liang-chi
China Ouyang Bowen
6–4, 7–5
Winner 12. 11 June 2011 $10,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F3 Hard Thailand Weerapat Doakmaiklee Indonesia David Agung Susanto
Indonesia Sunu-Wahyu Trijati
7–5, 6–0
Winner 13. 17 June 2011 $10,000 – Tokyo, Japan F6 Hard Chinese Taipei Chu-Huan Yi Chinese Taipei Cheng-Peng Hsieh
Chinese Taipei Hsin-Han Lee
7–6(7–2), 6–3
Winner 14. 24 June 2011 $10,000 – Tokyo, Japan F7 Grass Chinese Taipei Chu-Huan Yi Chinese Taipei Cheng-Peng Hsieh
Chinese Taipei Hsin-Han Lee
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 6. 25 May 2012 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F3 Hard Indonesia David Agung Susanto Chinese Taipei Hsin-Han Lee
Chinese Taipei Hsien-Yin Peng
6–7(3–7), 3–6
Winner 15. 30 June 2012 $15,000 – Jakarta, Indonesia F1 Hard Indonesia Elbert Sie South Korea Kim Cheong-eui
South Korea Oh Dae-soung
4–6, 7–5, [10–3]
Winner 16. 15 June 2013 $15,000 – Amstelveen, Netherlands F1 Clay (Red) Finland Henri Kontinen Netherlands Niels Lootsma
Netherlands Jelle Sels
6–1, 7–5
Winner 17. 22 June 2013 $15,000 – Alkmaar, Netherlands F2 Clay (Red) Finland Henri Kontinen Czech Republic David Skoch
Czech Republic Jan Zednik
7–5, 7–6(9–7)
Winner 18. 29 June 2013 $15,000 – Breda, Netherlands F3 Clay (Red) Finland Henri Kontinen United States Bjorn Fratangelo
United States Mitchell Krueger
6–4, 7–5
Winner 19. 9 March 2014 $15,000 – Guangzhou, China F1 Hard Moldova Radu Albot Italy Riccardo Ghedin
Italy Claudio Grassi
1–6, 7–5, [10–7]
Winner 20. 24 May 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F4 Hard China Li Zhe Thailand Phassawit Burapharitta
Thailand Grittaboon Prahmanee
6–0, 6–1
Runner-up 7. 6 June 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F6 Hard United States Andre Dome Thailand Pruchya Isarow
Thailand Nuttanon Kadchapanan
4–6, 7–6(7–5), [8–10]
Winner 21. 29 June 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F7 Hard India Vishnu Vardhan Thailand Timo Sivapruksa
Thailand Wishaya Trongcharoenchaikul
6–1, 6–2
Winner 22. 4 July 2014 $10,000 – Bangkok, Thailand F8 Hard Indonesia David Agung Susanto Thailand Dane Chuntaruk
Thailand Pruchya Isarow
6–3, 6–3

References[edit]

  1. ^ (11 June 2008) French Open glory for Indonesian junior player, Jakarta Globe, Retrieved 6 November 2010
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ (13 June 2010) Christopher Brings Home Tarakan Title, Jakarta Globe, Retrieved 6 November 2010

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