Óscar Hernández (tennis)

Óscar Hernández Pérez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈoskaɾ eɾˈnandeθ ˈpeɾeθ]; born 10 April 1978 in Barcelona, Spain) is a former professional male tennis player from Spain. He turned pro in 1998 and achieved his career-high singles ranking of World No. 48 in October 2007. Hernández scored an upset in the first round of the 2007 Rome Masters, when he defeated the World No. 20, Lleyton Hewitt, 3–6, 7–6(3), 6–1.[1] Hernández announced his retirement from tennis on 22 July 2011.[2]

Óscar Hernández
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Country (sports) Spain
ResidenceBarcelona, Spain
Born (1978-04-10) 10 April 1978 (age 41)
Barcelona, Spain
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1998
RetiredJuly 22, 2011
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,943,856
Singles
Career record65–125
Career titles0
10 Challenger, 6 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 48 (October 8, 2007)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2008)
French Open3R (2007)
Wimbledon1R (2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
US Open1R (2004, 2005, 2008)
Doubles
Career record31–64
Career titles1
5 Challenger, 8 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 90 (September 27, 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2004)
French Open1R (2005, 2008, 2009)
Wimbledon1R (2007, 2008, 2009)
US Open1R (2007, 2008)

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 win, 1 loss)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 (1–1)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Titles by setting
Outdoor (1–1)
Indoor (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2004 Romanian Open, Romania International Clay   José Acasuso   Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood
6–7, 1–6
Win 1–1 Feb 2007 Chile Open, Chile International Clay   Paul Capdeville   Albert Montañés
  Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
4–6, 6–4, [10–6]

ATP Challenger titlesEdit

SinglesEdit

Legend (Singles)
Challengers (10)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 5 May 2003 Birmingham Clay   Alex Kim 6–2, 6–1
2. 1 September 2003 Genova Clay   Vincenzo Santopadre 6–2, 6–2
3. 15 September 2003 Tehran Clay   Jean-Claude Scherrer 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
4. 4 October 2004 Seville Clay   Alexander Waske 7–5, 3–6, 6–4
5. 11 October 2004 Barcelona Clay   Santiago Ventura 6–3, 3–6, 5–1 ret.
6. 1 November 2004 Santiago Clay   Nicolás Lapentti 7–6(7–4), 6–4
7. 13 June 2005 Braunschweig Clay   Nicolás Lapentti 6–3, 6–3
8. 5 February 2007 Florianópolis Clay   Mariano Zabaleta 7–5, 7–6(8–6)
9. 18 June 2007 Braunschweig (2) Clay   Florian Mayer 6–2, 1–6, 6–1
10. 30 June 2009 Braunschweig (3) Clay   Teymuraz Gabashvili 6–1, 3–6, 6–4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-05-11.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://www.atpworldtour.com/News/Tennis/2011/07/Features/Oscar-Hernandez-Retirement.aspx

External linksEdit