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Adam Pavlásek (born 8 October 1994) is a tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour from the Czech Republic. He reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 72 in January 2017. At the start of 2015, Pavlásek replaced injured countryman Radek Štěpánek in the Hopman Cup, playing alongside Lucie Šafářová. He made a name for himself by defeating world number 20 Fabio Fognini of Italy, Pavlásek's first ever win over a top 20 player.[1]

Adam Pavlásek
Adam Pavlásek 3, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Czech Republic
Born (1994-10-08) 8 October 1994 (age 24)
Bílovec, Czech Republic
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$635,572
Singles
Career record6–9
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 72 (9 January 2017)
Current rankingNo. 221 (4 March 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2017)
French Open2R (2016, 2018)
Wimbledon2R (2017)
US OpenQ1 (2015, 2018)
Doubles
Career record3–1
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 214 (13 July 2015)
Current rankingNo. 327 (4 March 2019)
Last updated on: 5 March 2019.

Pavlásek made his grandslam debut at 2016 French Open as lucky loser.

Pavlásek made his ATP World Tour debut at 2016 Generali Open Kitzbühel, defeating Máximo González and Marcel Granollers to make his first ATP-level quarterfinal, where he lost to Nikoloz Basilashvili.

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Junior careerEdit

 
Adam Pavlásek at the 2018 French Open

Pavlásek made semifinals at 2012 Australian Open and 2012 French Open and quarterfinal at 2011 US Open in singles.

He also made two grandslam finals at 2012 Australian Open and 2012 French Open in doubles.

As a junior, Pavlásek posted a 72–40 win/loss record in singles, 66–36 in doubles and reached the no. 7 combined world ranking in 2012.

Challenger and Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 16 (10–6)Edit

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (4–6)
ITF Futures Tour (6–0)
Titles by Surface
Hard (4–2)
Clay (6–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jul 2012 Czech Republic F6, Liberec Futures Hard   Jiří Veselý 3–6, 7–6(7–3), 6–0
Win 2–0 Sep 2012 Turkey F41, Antalya Futures Hard   Andrei Ciumac 6–1, 6–3
Win 3–0 Aug 2013 Poland F2, Olsztyn Futures Clay   Benjamin Balleret 6–2, 5–7, 7–6(7–5)
Win 4–0 Oct 2013 Turkey F39, Antalya Futures Hard   Miliaan Niesten 6–1, 6–4
Win 5–0 Mar 2014 Italy F5, Santa Margherita di Pula Futures Clay   Arthur De Greef 6–3, 6–3
Win 6–0 May 2014 Egypt F18, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Germain Gigounon 2–6, 6–0, 6–2
Loss 6–1 May 2015 Ostrava, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Íñigo Cervantes Huegun 6–7(5–7), 4–6
Loss 6–2 May 2015 Rome, Italy Challenger Clay   Aljaž Bedene 5–7, 2–6
Win 7–2 Jun 2015 Poprad-Tatry, Slovakia Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo 6–2, 3–6, 6–3
Loss 7–3 Jan 2016 Bangkok, Thailand Challenger Hard   Mikhail Youzhny 4–6, 1–6
Loss 7–4 Feb 2016 Cherbourg, France Challenger Hard (i)   Jordan Thompson 6–4, 4–6, 1–6
Loss 7–5 Apr 2016 Barletta, Italy Challenger Clay   Elias Ymer 5–7, 4–6
Win 8–5 Jun 2016 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Stéphane Robert 6–4, 3–6, 6–3
Loss 8–6 Jul 2016 Scheveningen, Netherlands Challenger Clay   Robin Haase 4–6, 7–6(11–9), 2–6
Win 9–6 Sep 2016 Banja Luka, Bosnia/Herzegovina Challenger Clay   Miljan Zekić 3–6, 6–1, 6–4
Win 10–6 May 2018 Rome, Italy Challenger Clay   Laslo Đere 7–6(7–1), 6–7(9–11), 6–4

Doubles: 9 (3–6)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (2–4)
ITF Futures Tour (1–2)
Titles by Surface
Hard (1–2)
Clay (2–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 May 2012 Ostrava, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Jiří Veselý   Radu Albot
  Teymuraz Gabashvili
5–7, 7–5, [8–10]
Win 1–1 Jul 2012 Czech Republic F4, Prostějov Futures Clay   Jiří Veselý   Riccardo Bellotti
  Dominic Thiem
7–6(7–2), 6–3
Loss 1–2 Sep 2012 Poland F6, Legnica Futures Clay   Jan Šátral   Marcin Gawron
  Grzegorz Panfil
w/o
Loss 1–3 Apr 2014 Turkey F11, Antalya Futures Hard   Luca Margaroli   Rémi Boutillier
  Alexis Klégou
3–6, 6–3, [7–10]
Win 2–3 Jul 2014 Poznań, Poland Challenger Clay   Radu Albot   Tomasz Bednarek
  Henri Kontinen
7–5, 2–6, [10–8]
Loss 2–4 Nov 2014 Bratislava, Slowakei Challenger Hard (i)   Norbert Gombos   Ken Skupski
  Neal Skupski
3–6, 6–7(3–7)
Loss 2–5 Jun 2015 Poprad-Tatry, Slovakia Challenger Clay   Norbert Gombos   Roman Jebavý
  Jan Šátral
2–6, 2–6
Win 3–5 Jan 2019 Koblenz, Germany Challenger Hard (i)   Zdeněk Kolář   Jürgen Melzer
  Filip Polášek
6–3, 6–4
Loss 3–6 May 2019 Rome, Italy Challenger Clay   Nikola Čačić   Filip Polášek
  Philipp Oswald
w/o

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pavlasek rises to give Czechs tie win". Retrieved 6 January 2015.