Matt Anger

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Matt Anger
Country (sports)  United States
Residence Clyde Hill, WA
Born (1963-06-20) June 20, 1963 (age 53)
Walnut Creek, CA, United States
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 1984
Retired 1991
Plays Right-handed
Prize money $486,506
Singles
Career record 82–106 (ATP, Grand Prix, WCT & Grand Slam level & Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 23 (February 24, 1986)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (1983, 1985, 1987)
French Open 2R (1987)
Wimbledon 4R (1986)
US Open 4R (1986)
Other tournaments
WCT Finals 1R (1986)
Doubles
Career record 57–72 (ATP, Grand Prix, WCT & Grand Slam level & Davis Cup)
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 53 (April 20, 1987)

Matt Anger (born June 20, 1963) is an American former professional tennis player.

Tennis career[edit]

Anger played at Amador Valley High School and went on to win the 1981 junior Wimbledon boys' singles. He played collegiate tennis at USC from 1982–84.[1]

The right-handed Anger reached his highest singles ranking on the ATP Tour on February 24, 1986 when he became the World No. 23. He won one singles (Johannesburg in 1985) and two doubles titles (Tokyo outdoor in 1986 and Brisbane in 1987) during his career.

Retirement[edit]

Anger retired from the tour in 1991 and is currently the men's tennis coach at the University of Washington. He resides in Clyde Hill, Washington.

Career finals[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0–0)
ATP Masters Series (0–0)
ATP Tour (1–1)

Singles (1 title – 1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 13 October 1985 Johannesburg Hard United States Brad Gilbert 6–4, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 23 November 1986 Johannesburg Hard (i) Israel Amos Mansdorf 3–6, 6–3, 2–6, 5–7

Doubles (2 titles – 0 runners-up)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 19 October 1986 Tokyo Hard United States Ken Flach United States Jimmy Arias
United States Greg Holmes
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2. 11 October 1987 Brisbane Hard (i) New Zealand Kelly Evernden Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur
7–6, 6–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Matt Anger Bio". Retrieved 26 March 2012. 

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