David Sánchez (tennis)

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David Sánchez
Country (sports)  Spain
Residence Zamora, Spain
Born (1978-04-20) 20 April 1978 (age 37)
Zamora, Spain
Height 6' (183 cm)
Turned pro 1997
Retired 2005
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Coach(es) Jose Luis Aparisi
Prize money $1,451,767
Career record 86–118
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 41 (24 February 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2003, 2004)
French Open 3R (2001, 2005)
Wimbledon 1R (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
US Open 2R (2004)
Career record 9–21
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 180 (4 October 2004)
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Sánchez and the second or maternal family name is Muñoz.

David Sánchez Muñoz (born April 20, 1978, in Zamora, Spain) is a retired Spanish tennis player. He turned professional in 1997. In 2003 he won both the Open Romania and the Movistar Open. He reached his career high singles ranking of World No. 41 on February 24, 2003.

During his third round run at the 2001 French Open, Sánchez defeated the previous year's finalist Magnus Norman and former champion Carlos Moya in five sets, and took a set off Roger Federer.

ATP Tour singles titles (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 10 February 2003 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Chile Marcelo Ríos 1–6, 6–3, 6–3
2. 8 September 2003 Bucharest, Romania Clay Chile Nicolás Massú 6–2, 6–2

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