Nicolas Devilder

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Nicolas Devilder
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Country (sports) France
ResidenceBoulogne Billancourt, France
Born (1980-03-25) 25 March 1980 (age 38)
Dax, France
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro2000
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$826,281
Singles
Career record22–46
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 60 (8 September 2008)
Current rankingNo. 201 (10 September 2012)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2007, 2009)
French Open3R (2012)
Wimbledon2R (2007, 2009)
US Open2R (2008)
Doubles
Career record7–21
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 197 (23 March 2009)
Last updated on: July 13, 2009.

Nicolas Devilder (born 25 March 1980) is a French male tennis player. He reached a career high singles ranking of 60 in the world on September 8, 2008, after reaching the semifinals of the Montevideo Challenger, where he lost to former top ten player, Guillermo Cañas. He plays primarily in Challenger events, and has won Challenger titles in Pamplona, Monza, Bergamo, Košice, Timişoara and Poznań. He is sponsored by Nike and Babolat.

He qualified for the 2012 French Open, where he reached the third round, and was defeated by world no. 1 Novak Djokovic.

ATP career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (1–0)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (1–0)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 13 September 2008 Bucharest, Romania Clay France Paul-Henri Mathieu Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–4), 6–7(9–11), [22–20]

Challenger titles[edit]

Wins (9)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (9)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. 8 August 2005 Pamplona, Spain Hard France David Guez 6–2, 6–1
2. 3 April 2006 Monza, Italy Clay Italy Flavio Cipolla 6–2, 7–5
3. 24 April 2006 Bergamo, Italy Clay Austria Werner Eschauer 1–6, 7–5, 6–4
4. 12 June 2006 Košice, Slovakia Clay Spain Gorka Fraile 6–0, 6–1
5. 31 July 2006 Timişoara, Romania Clay Spain Pablo Santos González 7–6(7-5), 6–2
6. 22 October 2007 Belo Horizonte, Brasil Clay Spain Marcel Granollers 6–2, 6–7(4-7), 7–6(8-6)
7. 16 June 2008 Braunschweig, Germany Clay Argentina Sergio Roitman 6–4, 6–4
8. 23 June 2008 Constanţa, Romania Clay Romania Adrian Ungur 6–3, 6–7(5-7), 7–6(12-10)
9. 21 July 2008 Poznań, Poland Clay Germany Björn Phau 7–5, 6–0

Runners-up (5)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. 18 April 2005 Monza, Italy Clay Italy Alessio di Mauro 6–1, 2–6, 6–3
2. 2 May 2005 Ostrava, Czech Republic Clay Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý 6–4, 7–6(7-4)
3. 18 September 2006 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina Clay Austria Marco Mirnegg 6–2, 6–4
4. 1 July 2008 Lugano, Switzerland Clay Peru Luis Horna 7–6(7-1), 6–1
5. 3 March 2012 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Slovenia Aljaž Bedene 7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–4)

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