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Bastian Knittel (German pronunciation: [ˈbasti̯aːn ˈknɪtl̩];[1][2] born 8 August 1983) is a German tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour. He reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 157 in February 2011.[3]

Bastian Knittel
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Bastian Knittel at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships
Country (sports) Germany
ResidenceGermany
Born (1983-08-08) 8 August 1983 (age 36)
Stuttgart, Germany
Turned pro2003
PlaysLeft-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$234,068
Singles
Career record1–3 (in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 157 (28 February 2011)
Current rankingNo. 194 (11 February 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2011)
French OpenQ3 (2011)
Wimbledon1R (2013)
US OpenQ2 (2010, 2011)
Doubles
Career record1–1 (in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 201 (26 September 2011)
Current rankingNo. 301 (11 February 2013)
Last updated on: 12 February 2013.

Challenger finalsEdit

Singles: 2 (1–1)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger Tour (1–1)
Outcome No. Date (Final) Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
Runner-up 1. 18 April 2010 Blumenau, Brazil Clay   Marcos Daniel 5–7, 7–65, 4–6
Winner 2. 30 January 2011 Heilbronn, Germany Hard (i)   Daniel Brands 7–64, 7–65

Doubles: 4 (2–2)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger Tour (2–2)
Outcome No. Date (Final) Tournament Surface Partner in the final Opponents in the final Score
Winners 1. 6 May 2007 Ostrava, Czech Republic Clay   Lukáš Rosol   Alexandre Krasnoroutskiy
  Alexandre Kudryavtsev
2–6, 7–5, 11–9
Runners-up 2. 3 October 2010 Naples, Italy Clay   Andreas Haider-Maurer   Daniel Muñoz-de la Nava
  Simone Vagnozzi
6–1, 56–7, [6–10]
Winners 3. 12 June 2011 Košice, Slovakia Clay   Simon Greul   Facundo Bagnis
  Eduardo Schwank
2–6, 6–3, [11–9]
Runners-up 4. 9 September 2012 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay   Simon Greul   Rameez Junaid
  Simon Stadler
6–4, 1–6, [5–10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dudenredaktion; Kleiner, Stefan; Knöbl, Ralf (2015) [First published 1962]. Das Aussprachewörterbuch [The Pronunciation Dictionary] (in German) (7th ed.). Berlin: Dudenverlag. pp. 221, 513. ISBN 978-3-411-04067-4.
  2. ^ Krech, Eva-Maria; Stock, Eberhard; Hirschfeld, Ursula; Anders, Lutz Christian (2009). Deutsches Aussprachewörterbuch [German Pronunciation Dictionary] (in German). Berlin: Walter de Gruyter. pp. 355, 656. ISBN 978-3-11-018202-6.
  3. ^ "Knittel biography at ITF". Retrieved 2010-08-09.

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