Sargis Sargsian

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Sargis Sargsian
Sargis Sargisian US Open 2004.jpg
Country (sports)  Armenia
Residence Boca Raton, Florida
Born (1973-06-03) 3 June 1973 (age 44)
Yerevan, Armenia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro 1995
Retired 2006
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $2,603,732
Singles
Career record 155–209 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 38 (12 January 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (2003)
French Open 3R (1998, 1999, 2000)
Wimbledon 3R (2001, 2003)
US Open 4R (2004)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (1996)
Doubles
Career record 68–79 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 33 (9 August 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2004, 2005)
French Open QF (2004)
Wimbledon 1R (1998, 2003, 2004)
US Open 2R (1997)

Sargis Sargsian (Armenian: Սարգիս Սարգսյան, born 3 June 1973) is a former professional tennis player from Armenia.

Sargsian turned pro in 1995, and has won one singles and two doubles titles during his career on the ATP Tour. He played for Armenia at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics, in Atlanta he reached second round, but in Sydney he lost in first round.

Sargsian also played at the 2004 Summer Olympics. He reached career-high rankings of World No. 38 in singles and World No. 33 in doubles during 2004. Sargsian retired in 2006 and now resides in Florida.

Career finals[edit]

Singles: 3 (1 title – 2 runners-up)[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 7 July 1997 Newport Grass New Zealand Brett Steven 7–6(7-0), 4–6, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 5 October 2003 Moscow Indoor/Hard United States Taylor Dent 6-7(5-7), 4–6
Runner-up 2. 26 October 2003 St Petersburg Indoor/Hard Brazil Gustavo Kuerten 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 5 (2 titles – 3 runners-up)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 11 July 1999 Newport, United States Grass United States Chris Woodruff Australia Wayne Arthurs
India Leander Paes
7–6, 6–7, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 20 August 2000 Washington, United States Hard United States Andre Agassi United States Alex O'Brien
United States Jared Palmer
5–7, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 25 May 2003 St. Pölten, Austria Clay Serbia and Montenegro Nenad Zimonjić Sweden Simon Aspelin
Italy Massimo Bertolini
4–6, 7–6(8–6), 3–6
Winner 1. 28 July 2003 Washington, United States Hard Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov South Africa Chris Haggard
Australia Paul Hanley
7–5, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 8 September 2003 Bucharest, Romania Clay Germany Karsten Braasch Sweden Simon Aspelin
South Africa Jeff Coetzee
7–6(9-7), 6–2

Performance timeline[edit]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 1995 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 SR W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4R 2R 2R 0 / 9 8–9
French Open A 1R 3R 3R 3R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
Wimbledon A 2R 2R 1R 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
US Open 3R 3R 1R 1R 1R A 3R 2R 4R A 0 / 8 10–8
Win–Loss 2–1 4–4 3–4 2–4 4–3 3–4 7–4 5–4 1–3 0 / 36 31–35

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