Jonathan Smith (tennis)

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Jonathan Smith
Country (sports)  Great Britain
Born (1955-01-29) 29 January 1955 (age 62)
Exeter, United Kingdom
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $7,784
Career record 38–73
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 47 (17 January 1983)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (1980)
Wimbledon 3R (1977)
US Open 1R (1981)
Career record 76–96
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 98 (3 January 1983)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (1978)
French Open 3R (1985)
Wimbledon 3R (1976)
US Open 2R (1978)

Jonathan Smith (born January 29, 1955) is a former professional tennis player. He was born in Exeter, England.

Smith enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 2 doubles titles. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 98 in 1983.

Career finals[edit]

Doubles (2 titles, 5 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 1977 Auckland, New Zealand Grass Australia Peter Langsford New Zealand Chris Lewis
New Zealand Russell Simpson
6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 1979 Auckland, New Zealand Hard United Kingdom Andrew Jarrett South Africa Bernard Mitton
Australia Kim Warwick
3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 1980 Bournemouth, England Clay United Kingdom Andrew Jarrett South Africa Eddie Edwards
United States Craig Edwards
3–6, 7–6, 6–8
Runner-up 4. 1981 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) United Kingdom Andrew Jarrett Romania Ilie Năstase
France Yannick Noah
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 1982 Adelaide-2, Australia Grass United Kingdom Andrew Jarrett Australia Mark Edmondson
Australia Kim Warwick
5–7, 6–4, 6–7
Winner 1. 1982 Auckland, New Zealand Hard United Kingdom Andrew Jarrett United States Larry Stefanki
United States Robert Van't Hof
7–5, 7–6
Winner 2. 1982 Melbourne Outdoor, Australia Grass South Africa Eddie Edwards Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wayne Hampson
7–6, 6–3

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