Nick Saviano

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Nick Saviano
Country  United States
Residence Sunrise, Florida
Born (1956-06-05) June 5, 1956 (age 58)
Teaneck, New Jersey
Height 5'11" (180 cm)
Turned pro 1973
Retired 1984
Plays Left-handed (one-handed backhand)
Singles
Career record 159–198
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 48 (12 July 1978)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1977Jan, 1982)
French Open 1R (1977, 1978, 1979, 1982)
Wimbledon 4R (1980, 1982)
US Open 3R (1979)
Doubles
Career record 82–135
Career titles 3

Nick Saviano (born June 5, 1956 in Teaneck, New Jersey) is a former tennis player from the United States.

Saviano won one singles title (1983, Nancy) during his career as a pro. The left-hander reached his highest individual ranking on the professional ATP Tour on July 12, 1978, when he became the number 48 in the world. October 7, 1979 he won together with John Lloyd tournament of Hawaii in the men's doubles.

Saviano was an All-American playing tennis for the Stanford Cardinal and has resided in Sunrise, FL. Throughout 2014, he was the coach of rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard,[1] before the pair split in November 2014.[2] Saviano now coaches former world number eleven Sloane Stephens.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eugenie Bouchard profile, WTA official website
  2. ^ Bouchard parts ways with longtime coach Saviano, Sportsnet, 24 November 2014
  3. ^ Cronin, Matt (1 January 2015). "Nick Saviano to coach Sloane Stephens; will start in Hobart". tennis.com. Retrieved 26 January 2015. 

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