Dušan Karol

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Dušan Karol
Full name Dušan Karol
Country (sports)  Czech Republic
Born (1983-05-19) 19 May 1983 (age 35)
Jihlava, Czechoslovakia
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $90,450
Singles
Highest ranking No. 435 (27 September 2004)
Doubles
Highest ranking No. 128 (27 April 2009)

Dušan Karol (born 19 May 1983) is a former professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.

Biography[edit]

Born in Jihlava, Karol was a right-handed player, with a double handed backhand.

As a junior he had a win over Tomas Berdych at the Czech Indoor Championships and in another tournament defeated Marcos Baghdatis without dropping a game. He made it to a high as seven in the world in doubles during his junior career.[1]

Karol played on the Challenger circuit as a professional player and won a total of four titles over the course of his career, all in doubles.

He is now the coach of young Czech player Markéta Vondroušová.[2]

Challenger titles[edit]

Doubles: (4)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
1. 2008 Rijeka, Croatia Clay Czech Republic Jaroslav Pospíšil United States Alex Kuznetsov
Belgium Dick Norman
6–4, 6–4
2. 2008 Oberstaufen, Germany Clay Czech Republic Jaroslav Pospíšil Brazil André Ghem
Netherlands Boy Westerhof
6–7(2), 6–1, 10–6
3. 2008 Tarragona, Spain Clay Austria Daniel Köllerer Spain Marc Fornell Mestres
Spain Marc López
6–2, 6–2
4. 2009 Freudenstadt, Germany Clay Czech Republic Jan Hájek Slovakia Martin Kližan
Canada Adil Shamasdin
4–6, 6–4, 10–5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ITF Tennis - Juniors - Player Profile - Karol, Dusan (CZE)". ITF. Retrieved 21 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Skvělá Vondroušová to dokázala! V sedmnácti slaví první titul na okruhu WTA" (in Czech). Sport.cz. 16 April 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2017.

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