Glenn Weiner

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Glenn Weiner
Country (sports) United States United States
Residence Long Beach, California
Born (1976-04-27) April 27, 1976 (age 40)
South Africa
Height 6'2" (188 cm)
Turned pro 1994
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $498,614
Career record 13-25
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 119 (July 19, 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2004)
Wimbledon 1R (2004)
US Open 1R (2005)
Career record 20-29
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 85 (February 18, 2002)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2002)
French Open 1R (2002)
Wimbledon 2R (2001, 2006)
US Open 1R (1993, 2001, 2002)

Glenn Weiner (born April 27, 1976) is a former professional tennis player from the United States.


Weiner won his first match on the ATP Tour in 1997, at the Infiniti Open, where he defeated Bob Bryan. Despite being ranked 280th in the world coming into the tournament, Weiner came close to beating the previous year's Wimbledon winner, Richard Krajicek, in the second round. He had four match points, but was unable to convert any of them and lost in a third set tie break.[1] Just weeks later, Weiner upset world number 36 Thomas Johansson at Indianapolis.

In 2001 he was runner-up in the doubles at Newport, with André Sá. He also made the quarterfinals of the Heineken Open singles that year.[2]

He defeated countryman Jeff Salzenstein in the 2004 Australian Open, the only time he reached the second round of a Grand Slam singles draw. He did however twice make the second round in the Wimbledon Men's Doubles.[3]

ATP Career Finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Outcome No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 2001 United States Newport, United States Grass Brazil André Sá United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
3–6, 5–7

Challenger Titles[edit]

Doubles: (11)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
1. 1997 Brazil Curitiba, Brazil Clay Austria Herbert Wiltschnig Argentina Eduardo Medica
Argentina Mariano Puerta
6–3, 6–4
2. 1997 Brazil Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard Romania Gabriel Trifu Brazil Nelson Aerts
Brazil Andre Sa
1–6, 6–3, 6–4
3. 1998 United States Denver, United States Hard Australia Michael Hill South Africa Justin Bower
Australia Troy Budgen
7–6, 6–4
4. 2002 United States Waikoloa, Hawaii, United States Hard Romania Gabriel Trifu United States James Blake
United States Justin Gimelstob
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
5. 2002 United States Calabasas, United States Hard South Africa Paul Rosner United States Justin Gimelstob
United States Paul Goldstein
6–2, 4–6, 7–6(7–4)
6. 2002 United States Lexington, United States Hard United States Jack Brasington United States Brandon Coupe
Philippines Eric Taino
6–2, 4–6, 7–5
7. 2002 United States Champaign, United States Hard Romania Gabriel Trifu Philippines Eric Taino
Netherlands Martin Verkerk
6–3, 6–2
8. 2004 United States Homestead, United States Hard Romania Gabriel Trifu United States Huntley Montgomery
United States Tripp Phillips
5–7, 7–5, 6–2
9. 2005 United States Lubbock, United States Hard United States Hugo Armando United States Jan-Michael Gambill
United States Scott Oudsema
5–7, 6–2, 7–6(9–7)
10. 2005 Ecuador Quito, Ecuador Clay United States Hugo Armando Chile Paul Capdeville
Chile Adrián García
6–3, 6–1
11. 2006 United States Tallahassee, United States Hard South Africa Rik De Voest United States Tripp Phillips
United States Bobby Reynolds
3–6, 6–3, [10–0]


  1. ^ Daily News of Los Angeles, "Krajicek Given Scare By Unknown Weiner", July 25, 1997
  2. ^ ATP World Tour Profile
  3. ^ ITF Tennis Profile