23 January 1986 |
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Highest ranking||No. 32 (13 July 2015)|
|Current ranking||No. 152 (25 April 2016)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2012, 2014)|
|French Open||3R (2015)|
|US Open||2R (2012, 2013, 2014)|
|Highest ranking||No. 74 (3 December 2012)|
|Current ranking||No. 86 (1 February 2016)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||3R (2016)|
|French Open||2R (2011, 2015)|
|Wimbledon||1R (2011, 2012, 2013, 2015)|
|US Open||2R (2011, 2012)|
|Last updated on: 1 February 2016.|
Pablo Andújar Alba (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpaβlo anˈduxaɾ]; born 23 January 1986) is a professional male tennis player from Spain. Andújar began playing tennis at 6 years old and has won three ATP Tour singles titles, reaching a career-high singles ranking of world no. 32 in July 2015. He trained in Valencia, Spain in the Tennis Club El Collao.
As a junior, Andujar compiled a singles win/loss record of 67–16 (and 48–14 in doubles), reaching as high as no. 5 in the combined junior world rankings in June 2004.
Junior Slam results:
He competed in the 2010 Australian Open, but lost to Gilles Simon, in the first round. At the French Open (Roland Garros), he defeated Robert Kendrick in the first round, but lost in the second round against Paul-Henri Mathieu of France in three sets. In 2010, he made it to the final of the BCR Open Romania, where he lost to Juan Ignacio Chela,.
In 2011, Andujar won his first ATP title at the Grand Prix Hassan II tournament in Morocco, defeating Italian Potito Starace in the final. The Spaniard reached two more ATP-level finals during the 2011 season at Stuttgart and the BCR Open Romania.
In January 2012, he was a finalist in doubles with Carlos Berlocq in Viña del Mar, Chile. In February, he was a quarterfinalist in the Abierto Mexicano Telcel, In April, he won his second title in Morocco, defeating Albert Ramos in the final.
In May 2013, as a Wild-card an as world number 113 in ATP Rankings, he reached the semi-final of an ATP Masters 1000 for the first time in his career at Madrid where he faced Rafael Nadal and lost 6–0, 6–4 . In his road to the semi-final he defeated 10th seed Marin Čilić, John Isner, Daniel Gimeno-Traver and 14th seed Kei Nishikori.
ATP career finals
Singles: 7 (3 titles, 4 runners-up)
|Runner-up||1.||26 September 2010||BRD Năstase Ţiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania||Clay||Juan Ignacio Chela||5–7, 1–6|
|Winner||1.||10 April 2011||Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco (1)||Clay||Potito Starace||6–1, 6–2|
|Runner-up||2.||17 July 2011||MercedesCup, Stuttgart, Germany||Clay||Juan Carlos Ferrero||4–6, 0–6|
|Runner-up||3.||25 September 2011||BRD Năstase Ţiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania||Clay||Florian Mayer||3–6, 1–6|
|Winner||2.||15 April 2012||Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco (2)||Clay||Albert Ramos||6–1, 7–6(7–5)|
|Winner||3.||27 July 2014||Swiss Open, Gstaad, Switzerland||Clay||Juan Mónaco||6–3, 7–5|
|Runner-up||4.||26 April 2015||Barcelona Open, Barcelona, Spain||Clay||Kei Nishikori||4–6, 4–6|
Doubles: 6 (6 runners-up)
|Runner-up||1.||13 February 2011||Brasil Open, Costa do Sauípe, Brazil||Clay||Daniel Gimeno-Traver|| Marcelo Melo
|Runner-up||2.||5 February 2012||VTR Open, Viña del Mar, Chile||Clay||Carlos Berlocq|| Frederico Gil
|6–1, 5–7, [10–12]|
|Runner-up||3.||25 August 2012||Winston-Salem Open, Winston-Salem, United States||Hard||Leonardo Mayer|| Santiago González
|3–6, 6–4, [2–10]|
|Runner-up||4.||28 July 2013||Crédit Agricole Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland||Clay||Guillermo García-López|| Jamie Murray
|Runner-up||5.||21 February 2015||Rio Open, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Clay||Oliver Marach|| Martin Kližan
|Runner-up||6.||1 March 2015||Argentina Open, Buenos Aires, Argentina||Clay||Oliver Marach|| Jarkko Nieminen
|6–4, 4–6, [7–10]|
Challenger and Future titles
|1.||11 July 2005||Elche, Spain||Clay||Gabriel Trujillo-Soler||6–3, 3–6, 6–3|
|2.||31 October 2005||Vilafranca del Penedès, Spain||Clay||Nick van der Meer||2–6, 6–3, 7–5|
|3.||23 July 2006||Rimini, Italy||Clay||Werner Eschauer||3–6, 6–1, 7–5|
|4.||12 August 2006||Vigo, Spain||Clay||Fernando Vicente||7–5, 7–6(8–6)|
|5.||17 August 2008||Vigo, Spain||Clay||Marco Crugnola||6–1, 3–6, 6–3|
|6.||24 August 2008||San Sebastián, Spain||Clay||Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo||6–4, 6–1|
|7.||26 July 2010||Orbetello, Italy||Clay||Édouard Roger-Vasselin||6–4, 6–3|
Current until 2016 BNP Paribas Masters.
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|ATP Masters Series|
|Indian Wells Masters||A||A||A||A||1R||4R||2R||2R||1R||A||4–5|
|Monte Carlo Masters||A||A||Q1||A||A||2R||2R||2R||A||A||3–3|
|Grand Slam tournaments|
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