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Andrej Martin (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈandɾɛj ˈmaɾtin];[2][3][4] born 20 September 1989, in Bratislava) is a Slovak professional tennis player who mainly plays on the ATP Challenger Tour. He achieved a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 98 in July 2016 following runs to the third round of the French Open and the final of Umag.[5]

Andrej Martin
Andrej Martin 1, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Slovakia
ResidenceBratislava, Slovakia
Born (1989-09-20) 20 September 1989 (age 30)
Bratislava, Slovakia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro2005
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$893,481
Singles
Career record17–16
Career titles0
12 Challengers, 10 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 98 (25 July 2016)
Current rankingNo. 114 (14 October 2019)[1]
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2011, 2014)
French Open3R (2016)
WimbledonQ2 (2010)
US Open1R (2013)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games3R (2016)
Doubles
Career record8–12
Career titles0
14 Challengers, 8 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 69 (11 July 2016)
Current rankingNo. 268 (14 October 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (2016)
Last updated on: 16 October 2019.

CareerEdit

2016Edit

He was a lucky loser at the French Open and defeated Daniel Muñoz de la Nava in the first round of the main draw and 29th seed Lucas Pouille in the second, before losing to 8th-seed Milos Raonic in the third round.[6]

In July 2016, Martin reached first ATP final, in Umag, defeated Martin Klizan, Joao Sousa, Carlos Berlocq and Sergiy Stakhovsky en route. In the final he lost to Italian No. 1 Fabio Fognini.[7] Later in the year, Martin participated in the 2016 Summer Olympics. After comfortably defeating Denis Kudla in the first round, Martin got a walkover into the 3rd round when opponent Philipp Kohlschreiber withdrew with an injury. However, Martin was then comfortably beaten by the 4th-seeded Kei Nishikori, 2–6, 2–6.

ATP career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 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 (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 24 July 2016 Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay   Fabio Fognini 4–6, 1–6

Challenger and Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 32 (22–10)Edit

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (12–6)
ITF Futures Tour (10–4)
Titles by Surface
Hard (5–1)
Clay (17–9)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jun 2008 Czech Rep. F4, Karlovy Vary Futures Clay   Michal Tabara 4–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2008 Slovak Rep. F2, Piešťany Futures Clay   Dušan Lojda 1–6, 3–6
Win 1–2 May 2009 Slovenia F1, Domžale Futures Clay   Dušan Lojda 6–3, 5–7, 7–6(7–5)
Loss 1–3 Jul 2009 Austria F4, Vandans Futures Clay   Johannes Ager 2–6, 0–6
Win 2–3 Jul 2009 Austria F6, Kramsach Futures Clay   Janez Semrajc 4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Win 3–3 Jan 2010 Israel F1, Eilat Futures Hard   Todd Paul 6–2, 6–2
Win 4–3 Feb 2010 Israel F2, Eilat Futures Hard   Zhang Ze 6–1, 6–1
Win 5–3 Mar 2010 Great Britain F4, Bath Futures Hard (i)   Igor Sijsling 2–6, 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Win 6–3 Aug 2010 Samarkand, Uzbekistan Challenger Clay   Marek Semjan 6–4, 7–5
Win 7–3 Mar 2012 Portugal F2, Faro Futures Hard   Daniel Smethurst 6–2, 6–2
Loss 7–4 Mar 2012 Croatia F3, Umag Futures Clay   Marco Cecchinato 3–6, 4–6
Win 8–4 May 2012 Czech Republic F3, Jablonec nad Nisou Futures Clay   Jaroslav Pospíšil 6–4, 6–2
Win 9–4 Aug 2012 Slovakia F1, Piešťany Futures Clay   Miloslav Mečíř 1–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–1
Win 10–4 Oct 2012 Croatia F10, Solin Futures Clay   Jaroslav Pospíšil 6–2, 6–2
Win 11–4 Oct 2012 Croatia F11, Dubrovnik Futures Clay   Dušan Lojda 7–5, 3–6, 6–1
Loss 11–5 Jan 2013 Nouméa, New Caledonia Challenger Hard   Adrian Mannarino 4–6, 3–6
Win 12–5 Apr 2013 Mexico City, Mexico Challenger Hard   Adrian Mannarino 4–6, 6–4, 6–1
Loss 12–6 Jun 2013 Milan, Italy Challenger Clay   Filippo Volandri 3–6, 2–6
Win 13–6 Jul 2013 San Benedetto, Italy Challenger Clay   João Sousa 6–4, 6–3
Win 14–6 Aug 2014 Liberec, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Horacio Zeballos 1–6, 6–1, 6–4
Win 15–6 Jul 2015 Padova, Italy Challenger Clay   Albert Montañés 0–6, 6–4, 7–6(8–6)
Win 16–6 Aug 2015 Biella, Italy Challenger Clay   Nicolás Kicker 6–4, 6–2
Loss 16–7 Aug 2015 Liberec, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Tobias Kamke 6–7(6–8), 4–6
Loss 16–8 Nov 2015 Lima, Peru Challenger Clay   Gastão Elias 2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Win 17–8 Apr 2017 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Challenger Clay   Adrián Menéndez Maceiras 7–5, 6–4
Win 18–8 Jul 2017 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Yannick Maden 7–6(7–3), 6–3
Win 19–8 Aug 2018 Liberec, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Pedro Sousa 6–1, 6–2
Win 20–8 Apr 2019 Nanchang, China, P.R. Challenger Clay (i)   Jordan Thompson 6–4, 1–6, 6–3
Win 21–8 May 2019 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Challenger Clay   Dmitry Popko 5–7, 6–4, 6–4
Win 22–8 Jun 2019 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Challenger Clay   Stefano Travaglia 6–4, 6–4
Loss 22–9 Aug 2019 L'Aquila, Italy Challenger Clay   Andrea Collarini 3–6, 1–6
Loss 22–10 Sep 2019 Como, Italy Challenger Clay   Facundo Mena 6–2, 4–6, 1–6

Doubles: 35 (22–13)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (14–8)
ITF Futures Tour (8–5)
Titles by Surface
Hard (6–1)
Clay (14–11)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (2–1)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Aug 2007 Slovak Rep. F1, Žilina Futures Clay   Adrian Sikora   Jakub Čech
  Filip Zeman
7–6(7–3), 6–7(4–7), 3–6
Loss 0–2 Nov 2007 Iran F4, Kish Island Futures Clay   Marek Semjan   Attila Balázs
  György Balázs
3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Loss 0–3 Jun 2008 Czech Rep. F4, Karlovy Vary Futures Clay   Miloslav Mečíř   Kornél Bardóczky
  Martin Vacek
w/o
Win 1–3 Jan 2009 Austria F1, Bergheim Futures Carpet (i)   Aljaž Bedene   Gerald Melzer
  Nicolas Reissig
6–3, 6–2
Win 2–3 Oct 2009 Egypt F14, Cairo Futures Clay   Jaroslav Pospíšil   Alexander Flock
  Gero Kretschmer
3–6, 6–2, [10–6]
Win 3–3 Nov 2009 Czech Rep. F5, Opava Futures Carpet (i)   Roman Jebavý   Jaroslav Pospíšil
  Pavel Šnobel
7–6(7–2), 6–4
Win 4–3 Jan 2010 Israel F1, Eilat Futures Hard   Miloslav Mečíř   Wu Di
  Zhang Ze
6–2, 6–3
Loss 4–4 Feb 2010 Israel F2, Eilat Futures Hard   Miloslav Mečíř   Cory Parr
  Todd Paul
6–3, 3–6, [5–10]
Win 5–4 Mar 2010 Great Britain F3, Tipton Futures Hard (i)   Kamil Čapkovič   Olivier Charroin
  Ludovic Walter
6–0, 6–2
Win 6–4 Mar 2010 Great Britain F4, Bath Futures Hard (i)   Kamil Čapkovič   Tim Bradshaw
  John Millman
7–6(7–1), 6–3
Win 7–4 Mar 2012 Portugal F2, Faro Futures Hard   Adrian Sikora   Hugo Dellien
  Federico Zeballos
6–1, 6–2
Win 8–4 Mar 2012 Croatia F3, Umag Futures Clay   Roman Jebavý   Marin Draganja
  Dino Marcan
6–3, 7–5
Loss 8–5 Oct 2012 Croatia F10, Solin Futures Clay   Jaroslav Pospíšil   Mate Delić
  Tomislav Draganja
3–6, 6–4, [9–11]
Win 9–5 Feb 2013 Bergamo, Italy Challenger Hard (i)   Karol Beck   Claudio Grassi
  Amir Weintraub
6–3, 3–6, [10–8]
Win 10–5 Feb 2014 Morelos, Mexico Challenger Hard   Gerald Melzer   Alejandro Moreno Figueroa
  Miguel Ángel Reyes-Varela
6–2, 6–4
Win 11–5 Jun 2014 Vicenza, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Mateusz Kowalczyk
  Błażej Koniusz
6–1, 7–5
Win 12–5 May 2015 Ostrava, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Roman Jebavý
  Jan Šátral
4–6, 7–5, [10–1]
Win 13–5 Jul 2015 Biella, Italy Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Alexandru-Daniel Carpen
  Dino Marcan
7–5, 1–6, [10–8]
Win 14–5 Aug 2015 Liberec, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Wesley Koolhof
  Matwé Middelkoop
7–5, 6–7(3–7), [10–5]
Win 15–5 Aug 2015 Cordenons, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Dino Marcan
  Antonio Šančić
6–4, 5–7, [10–8]
Loss 15–6 Sep 2015 St Remy, France Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Ken Skupski
  Neal Skupski
4–6, 1–6
Loss 15–7 Oct 2015 Santiago, Chile Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Guillermo Durán
  Máximo González
6–7(2–7), 5–7
Win 16–7 Oct 2015 Lima, Peru Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Rogério Dutra Silva
  João Souza
6–3, 6–4
Win 17–7 Nov 2015 Montevideo, Uruguay Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Marcelo Demoliner
  Gastão Elias
6–4, 3–6, [10–6]
Win 18–7 Apr 2016 Turin, Italy Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Rameez Junaid
  Mateusz Kowalczyk
4–6, 7–6(7–3), [12–10]
Loss 18–8 Jun 2016 Fürth, Germany Challenger Clay   Tristan-Samuel Weissborn   Facundo Argüello
  Roberto Maytín
3–6, 4–6
Loss 18–9 Jun 2016 Poprad-Tatry, Slovakia Challenger Clay   Lukáš Dlouhý   Ariel Behar
  Andrey Golubev
2–6, 7–5, [5–10]
Loss 18–10 Jul 2016 Biella, Italy Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Andre Begemann
  Leander Paes
4–6, 4–6
Win 19–10 Sep 2016 Como, Italy Challenger Clay   Roman Jebavý   Nils Langer
  Gerald Melzer
3–6, 6–1, [10–5]
Loss 19–11 Oct 2016 Mohammedia, Morocco Challenger Clay   Roman Jebavý   Dino Marcan
  Antonio Šančić
6–7(3–7), 4–6
Win 20–11 Oct 2016 Casablanca, Morocco Challenger Clay   Roman Jebavý   Dino Marcan
  Antonio Šančić
6–4, 6–2
Loss 20–12 Sep 2016 Eckental, Germany Challenger Carpet (i)   Roman Jebavý   Kevin Krawietz
  Albano Olivetti
7–6(10–8), 4–6, [7–10]
Loss 20–13 Aug 2018 Cordenons, Italy Challenger Clay   Daniel Muñoz de la Nava   Denys Molchanov
  Igor Zelenay
6–3, 3–6, [9–11]
Win 21–13 Sep 2018 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Laurynas Grigelis
  Alessandro Motti
7–5, 4–6, [10–7]
Win 22–13 Jun 2019 Almaty, Kazakhstan Challenger Clay   Hans Podlipnik Castillo   Gonçalo Oliveira
  Andrei Vasilevski
7–6(7–4), 3–6, [10–8]

Top-10 wins per seasonEdit

# Player Rank Event Surface Round Score
2018
1.   Pablo Carreño Busta No. 10 Quito, Ecuador Clay 2R 6–4, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Tenisový svět (2016-12-18). "Andrej Martin po prohře v Extralize 2016". YouTube (in Slovak). Retrieved 2018-01-12.
  3. ^ Tenisový svět (2016-12-19). "Andrej Martin po prohře v Extralize 2016". YouTube (in Slovak). Retrieved 2018-01-12.
  4. ^ Tenisový svět (2017-07-30). "Andrej Martin po výhře ve finále Advantage Cars Prague Open by Zenova". YouTube (in Slovak). Retrieved 2018-01-12.
  5. ^ "Martin biography at ITF". Retrieved 2010-08-09.
  6. ^ "Canadian through to Roland Garros fourth round without dropping a set". 27 May 2016. Retrieved 28 May 2016.
  7. ^ "Martin dosiahol v Umagu životný úspech aj keď prehral. Vo finále podľahol Fogninimu". SME (in Slovak). 24 July 2016. Retrieved 3 July 2017.

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