Diego Pérez (tennis)

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Diego Pérez
Country (sports)  Uruguay
Residence Montevideo, Uruguay
Born (1962-02-09) February 9, 1962 (age 55)
Montevideo, Uruguay
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro 1981
Retired 1995
Plays Right-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,042,224
Singles
Career record 207-229 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 27 (9 July 1984)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (1991, 1993)
French Open 4R (1992)
Wimbledon 1R (1990, 1993)
US Open 3R (1987)
Doubles
Career record 160-189 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 37 (3 August 1987)

Diego Pérez (born 9 February 1962) is a retired professional tennis player from Uruguay. Pérez turned pro in 1981, and won one ATP Tour singles and three doubles titles in his career, which lasted until 1995. He has the most singles wins for the Uruguay Davis Cup team (31, shared with Marcelo Filippini).

ATP Tour titles (4)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam
Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Masters Series
Grand Prix / ATP Tour

Singles titles (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 16 September 1985 Bordeaux, France Clay United States Jimmy Brown 6–4, 7–6

Singles runner-up (1)[edit]

Doubles titles (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 14 September 1981 Palermo, Italy Clay Uruguay José Luis Damiani Chile Jaime Fillol Sr.
Chile Belus Prajoux
6–1, 6–4
2. 9 November 1992 São Paulo, Brazil Clay Spain Francisco Roig Sweden Christer Allgardh
Australia Carl Limberger
6–2, 7–6
3. 22 August 1994 Umag, Croatia Clay Spain Francisco Roig Slovakia Karol Kučera
Kenya Paul Wekesa
6–2, 6–4

Doubles runner-up (10)[edit]

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