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Alexander Antonitsch (born 8 February 1966) is a former tennis player from Austria, who turned professional in 1988.

Alex Antonitsch
Country (sports) Austria
ResidenceVienna
Born (1966-02-08) 8 February 1966 (age 53)
Villach, Austria
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro1988
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$1,024,171
Singles
Career record106–143
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 40 (9 July 1990)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1993, 1994)
French Open2R (1987, 1990)
Wimbledon4R (1990)
US Open3R (1990)
Doubles
Career record113–126
Career titles4
Highest rankingNo. 54 (16 October 1989)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1985)
French Open2R (1989)
Wimbledon2R (1995)
US Open3R (1989)
Team competitions
Davis Cup19–22

Antonitsch won one singles title (1990, Seoul) and four doubles titles during his career. The right-hander reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 9 July 1990, when he became the world No. 40.

From 1983 to 1996, he was a member of the Austrian Davis Cup team, playing 27 matches, mainly doubles; his biggest Davis Cup success was reaching the semifinals in 1990, when the Austrian team was on the brink of reaching the finals against the later 1990 Davis Cup winner USA.

Career finalsEdit

Legend
Grand Slam
Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Masters Series
ATP Tour

Singles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Apr 1990 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Pat Cash 7–6, 6–3
Loss 1–1 Apr 1993 Hong Kong Hard   Pat Cash 3–6, 4–6
Loss 1–2 Jul 1992 Hall of Fame Championships, U.S. Grass   Bryan Shelton 4–6, 4–6

Doubles: 4 (4 titles)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Oct 1985 Cologne, Germany Hard (i)   Michiel Schapers   Jan Gunnarsson
  Peter Lundgren
6–4, 7–5
Win 2–0 Oct 1988 Vienna, Austria Carpet (i)   Balázs Taróczy   Kevin Curren
  Tomáš Šmíd
4–6, 6–3, 7–6
Win 3–0 Apr 1991 Seoul Open, Korea Hard   Gilad Bloom   Kent Kinnear
  Sven Salumaa
7–6, 6–1
Win 4–0 Jul 1994 Hall of Fame Championships, U.S. Grass   Greg Rusedski   Kent Kinnear
  David Wheaton
6–4, 3–6, 6–4

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