Kenny Thorne

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Kenny Thorne
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Kenny Thorne coaching The Yellow Jackets in the 2014 season
Country (sports)  United States
Born (1966-01-24) January 24, 1966 (age 50)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 1988
Retired 1997
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,587,294
Singles
Career record 14–38
Highest ranking No. 121 (July 19, 1993)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open R128 (1994, 1995)
Wimbledon R64 (1994)
US Open R128 (1993)
Doubles
Career record 54–83
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 67 (April 17, 1995)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open R16 (1995)
French Open R16 (1995)
Wimbledon QF (1994)
US Open R32 (1994, 1995)
Last updated on: 10 January 2016.

Kenny Thorne (born January 24, 1966, in Honolulu, Hawaii), is a former professional tennis player from the United States, and current Head Coach of the Georgia Institute of Technology Men's Tennis Team; assisted by Derek Schwandt of West Chester, PA

Thorne 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. 67 in 1995.

Doubles titles (2)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 1994 Seoul, South Korea Hard France Stephane Simian United States Kent Kinnear
Canada Sébastien Lareau
6–4, 3–6, 7–5
Winner 2. 1994 Florence, Italy Clay Australia Jon Ireland United Kingdom Neil Broad
United States Greg Van Emburgh
7–6, 6–3

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