David Carter (tennis)

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David Carter playing Italian Corrado Barazzutti in the third round of the 1978 Dutch Open tournament in Hilversum.

David Carter (born 21 April 1956 in Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia), is a right-handed former professional tennis player from Australia. He enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won five doubles titles with compatriot Paul Kronk.

Career finals[edit]

Doubles (5 titles, 7 runner-ups)[edit]

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. 1978 Bournemouth, England Clay Australia Rod Frawley Netherlands Louk Sanders
Netherlands Rolf Thung
3–6, 4–6
Loss 2. 1980 Sarasota, U.S. Clay United States Rick Fagel Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Ecuador Ricardo Ycaza
3–6, 4–6
Loss 3. 1980 São Paulo, Brazil Carpet New Zealand Chris Lewis India Anand Amritraj
United States Fritz Buehning
6–7, 2–6
Loss 4. 1980 Munich, Germany Clay New Zealand Chris Lewis Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
South Africa Bob Hewitt
6–7, 1–6
Win 1. 1981 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Australia Paul Kronk Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Chile Belus Prajoux
6–1, 6–2
Win 2. 1981 Mar del Plata, Argentina Clay Australia Paul Kronk Spain Ángel Giménez
Colombia Jairo Velasco, Sr.
6–7, 6–4, 6–0
Loss 5. 1981 Tampa, U.S. Hard Australia Paul Kronk South Africa Bernard Mitton
United States Butch Walts
3–6, 6–3, 1–6
Win 3. 1981 Munich, Germany Clay Australia Paul Kronk United States Eric Fromm
Israel Shlomo Glickstein
6–3, 6–4
Loss 6. 1981 Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Australia Paul Kronk Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Switzerland Markus Günthardt
4–6, 1–6
Win 4. 1981 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Australia Paul Kronk Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Marko Ostoja
Netherlands Louk Sanders
7–6, 6–1
Loss 7. 1981 Quito, Ecuador Clay Ecuador Ricardo Ycaza Chile Hans Gildemeister
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
5–7, 3–6
Win 5. 1982 Metz, France Hard (i) Australia Paul Kronk United States Matt Doyle
United States Dave Siegler
6–3, 7–6

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