John Sadri

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John Sadri
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Country (sports)  United States
Residence Charlotte, North Carolina
Born (1956-09-19) September 19, 1956 (age 60)
Charlotte, NC
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Turned pro 1976
Retired 1987
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $895,455
Career record 213–189
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 14 (September 29, 1980)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (1979)
French Open 1R (1980)
Wimbledon QF (1984)
US Open 3R (1978)
Other tournaments
WCT Finals QF (1980)
Career record 106–115
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 12 (December 13, 1982)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open F (1981, 1982)
Wimbledon SF (1979)
US Open SF (1983)

John Sadri (born September 19, 1956) is a former tennis player from the United States. He reached the final of the 1979 Australian Open, won two singles titles and achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 14 in September 1980. Sadri currently runs a junior tennis academy at Russell Tennis Center in Charlotte.

Grand Slam finals[edit]

Singles (1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1979 Australian Open Grass Argentina Guillermo Vilas 6–7(4–7), 3–6, 2–6


Titles (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent Score
1. 1980 Manchester, Great Britain Grass United States Tim Wilkison United States Dennis Ralston
United States Roscoe Tanner
6–3, 6–4
2. 1982 Newport, U.S. Grass United States Andy Andrews Australia Syd Ball
Australia Rod Frawley
3–6, 7–6, 7–5
3. 1982 Stowe, U.S. Hard United States Andy Andrews United States Mike Fishbach
United States Eric Fromm
6–3, 6–4


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