Víctor Estrella Burgos

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Estrella and the second or maternal family name is Burgos.
Víctor Estrella Burgos
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Víctor Estrella Burgos at the 2015 French Open
Country (sports)  Dominican Republic
Residence Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Born (1980-08-02) August 2, 1980 (age 36)
Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 2002
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money US$ 1,584,061
Singles
Career record 71–60
Career titles 2
6 Challengers, 21 Futures
Highest ranking No. 43 (July 13, 2015)
Current ranking No. 76 (September 19, 2016)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2015, 2016)
French Open 2R (2016)
Wimbledon 2R (2015)
US Open 3R (2014)
Doubles
Career record 30–37
Career titles 0
4 Challengers, 5 Futures
Highest ranking No. 135 (July 13, 2015)
Current ranking No. 331 (July 18, 2016)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2016)
French Open 1R (2015)
Wimbledon 1R (2015)
US Open 3R (2016)
Last updated on: July 21, 2016.
Víctor Estrella Burgos
Medal record
Representing  Dominican Republic
Men's Tennis
Pan American Games
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Guadalajara Singles
Central American and Caribbean Games
Gold medal – first place 2010 Mayagüez Singles
Gold medal – first place 2014 Veracruz Singles
Silver medal – second place 2002 San Salvador Team
Silver medal – second place 2006 Cartagena Men's Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Cartagena Singles
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Cartagena Mixed Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Veracruz Mixed Doubles

Victor Estrella Burgos (born August 2, 1980) is a Dominican professional tennis player. In 2014, Estrella became the first Dominican to reach the top 100 in the ATP rankings. He also became the first Dominican player to reach the semifinals in an ATP 250 tournament in Bogota. In 2015, he also became the first tennis player from his country to participate in all four Grand Slams, playing in the Australian Open.[1] In February 2015, he won his first career ATP title at the 2015 Ecuador Open Quito, becoming the oldest first-time ATP tour winner in the Open Era.[2] He successfully defended his title in 2016.

Estrella has been a member of the Davis Cup team from the Dominican Republic since 1998, posting a record of 39-15 in singles and 20-21 in doubles.

ATP career finals[edit]

Singles: 2 (2 titles)[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 (2–0)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (2–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 8 February 2015 Ecuador Open, Quito, Ecuador Clay Spain Feliciano López 6–2, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5)
Winner 2. 7 February 2016 Ecuador Open, Quito, Ecuador Clay Brazil Thomaz Bellucci 4–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–2

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-up)[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 (0–2)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 7 February 2015 Ecuador Open, Quito, Ecuador Clay Brazil João Souza Germany Gero Kretschmer
Germany Alexander Satschko
5–7, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 2. 10 April 2016 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships, Houston, United States Clay Mexico Santiago González United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
6–4, 3–6(8–10)

ATP Challengers and ITF Futures titles[edit]

Singles[edit]

ATP Challengers (6)
ITF Futures (21)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. 2006 Buffalo Clay United States Marcus Fugate 4–6, 6–3, 6–2
2. 2006 Pittsburgh Clay Slovakia Matej Bocko 7–6, 6–3
3. 2007 Tampa Clay Italy Stefano Ianni 6–2, 6–2
4. 2007 Managua Hard Germany Alexander Satschko 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
5. 2007 Santo Domingo Hard Hungary Ádám Kellner 6–4, 6–4
6. 2007 Santo Domingo Hard Argentina Nicolas Todero 6–3, 6–3
7. 2007 Santo Domingo Hard Spain Óscar Burrieza-Lopez 7–6, 6–3
8. 2008 Loomis Hard Brazil Ricardo Hocevar 6–4, 0–6, 7–6
9. 2008 Santo Domingo Hard Russia Andrey Kumantsov 7–6, 6–4
10. 2008 Santo Domingo Hard Dominican Republic Jhonson García 7–6, 6–4
11. 2009 Santo Domingo Hard Lithuania Ričardas Berankis 7–5, 6–1
12. 2009 Santo Domingo Hard United States Adam El Mihdawy 7–6, 6–3
13. 2010 Brownsville Hard Canada Vasek Pospisil 6–4, 6–3
14. 2010 Manizales Clay Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal 6–4, 6–4
15. 2010 Santo Domingo Hard Netherlands Matwe Middelkoop 6–1, 2–6, 6–1
16. 2010 Santo Domingo Hard France Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6–1, 6–3
17. 2010 Santo Domingo Hard Netherlands Matwe Middelkoop 6–4, 6–2
18. 2011 Panama City Clay Argentina Martín Alund 6–3, 6–0
19. 2011 Medellín Clay Colombia Alejandro Falla 6–7(2–7), 6–4, 6–4
20. 2012 Mexico City Hard Uruguay Marcel Felder 7–6, 3–6, 6–2
21. 2012 Bogotá Clay Colombia Nicolás Barrientos 7–5, 6-4
22. 2013 Medellín Clay Peru Mauricio Echazú 6–4, 0–6, 6–3
23. 2013 Quito Clay Argentina Marco Trungelliti 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
24. 2013 Bogotá Clay Brazil Thomaz Bellucci 6–2, 3–0r
25. 2014 Salinas Clay Argentina Andrea Collarini 6–3, 6–4
26. 2014 Pereira Clay Brazil João Souza 7–6, 3–6, 7–6
27. 2015 Cuernavaca Hard Bosnia and Herzegovina Damir Džumhur 7–5, 6–4

Singles performance timeline[edit]

This table is current through the 2016 US Open.

Tournament 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A A A A A 1R 1R 0 / 2 0–2 0%
French Open A Q1 A Q1 Q1 A 1R 1R 2R 0 / 3 1–3 25%
Wimbledon A Q1 A Q1 A Q1 1R 2R 1R 0 / 3 1–3 25%
US Open Q2 Q2 A Q1 Q1 Q3 3R 1R 1R 0 / 3 2–3 40%
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2–3 1–4 1–4 0 / 11 4–11 27%
Career statistics
Titles / Finals 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 1 / 1 1 / 1 2 / 2 100%
Overall Win–Loss 2–2 4–0 0–3 2–1 6–0 2–1 9–10 20–20 12–17 71–601 54%
Year-end Ranking2 235 325 211 202 255 144 78 56

1 Including Win-Loss 2001 (2–0), 2003 (3–1), 2004 (3–1), 2005 (1–2), 2006 (2–2), 2007 (3–0)
2 Year-end Ranking 2006: 570, 2007: 317

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