Martin Davis (tennis)

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Marty Davis
Full name Martin Davis
Country (sports)  United States
Residence Santa Barbara, California
Born (1958-11-15) November 15, 1958 (age 56)
San Jose, California, USA
Height 6' (183 cm)
Turned pro 1981
Retired 1990
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $821,513
Singles
Career record 155-173
Career titles 4
Highest ranking No. 47 (24 June 1985)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1981, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1989)
French Open 2R (1988)
Wimbledon 3R (1984)
US Open 3R (1981)
Doubles
Career record 183-189
Career titles 4
Highest ranking No. 29 (14 November 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (1988, 1989)
French Open QF (1984)
Wimbledon QF (1982, 1986)
US Open 2R (1989)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open SF (1988)
Last updated on: October 25, 2012.

Martin "Marty" Davis (born November 15, 1958, in San Jose, California), is a former professional tennis player from the United States.

During his career Davis won 4 singles titles and 4 doubles titles. He achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 47 in June 1985 and a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 29 in November 1988.

Career singles finals 6 (4-2)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 1983 Cleveland, U.S. Hard United States Matt Mitchell 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 1984 Cleveland, U.S. Hard United States Terry Moor 6–3, 6–7, 2–6
Winner 2. 1984 Honolulu, U.S. Hard United States David Pate 6–1, 6–2
Winner 3. 1985 Bristol, England Grass United States Glenn Layendecker 4–6, 6–3, 7–5
Winner 4. 1985 Melbourne Indoor, Australia Carpet United States Paul Annacone 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 1988 Brisbane, Australia Hard (i) United States Tim Mayotte 4–6, 4–6

Career doubles finals 12 (4-8)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 1981 Mexico City, Mexico Clay United States Chris Dunk Australia John Fitzgerald
Australia Ross Case
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 1981 Hong Kong Hard Australia Brad Drewett United States Chris Dunk
United States Chris Mayotte
4–6, 6–7
Runner-up 2. 1982 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet United States Chris Dunk United States Fritz Buehning
United States Brian Teacher
7–6, 2–6, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 1984 Cleveland, U.S. Hard United States Chris Dunk Paraguay Francisco González
United States Matt Mitchell
6–7, 5–7
Winner 2. 1985 Brisbane, Australia Carpet Australia Brad Drewett United States Bud Schultz
United States Ben Testerman
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 1987 Hong Kong Hard Australia Brad Drewett Australia Mark Kratzmann
United States Jim Pugh
7–6, 4–6, 2–6
Winner 3. 1988 Auckland, New Zealand Hard United States Tim Pawsat United States Sammy Giammalva Jr.
United States Jim Grabb
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 1988 Bristol, England Grass United States Tim Pawsat Australia Peter Doohan
Australia Laurie Warder
6–2, 4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 6. 1988 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) Australia Brad Drewett Australia Darren Cahill
Australia John Fitzgerald
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 7. 1988 Wembley, England Carpet Australia Brad Drewett United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso
5–7, 2–6
Winner 4. 1989 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard United States Tim Pawsat Australia John Fitzgerald
Sweden Anders Järryd
7–5, 7–6
Runner-up 8. 1990 Rome, Italy Clay United States Jim Courier Spain Sergio Casal
Spain Emilio Sánchez
6–7, 5–7

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