Belus Prajoux Nadjar (born 27 February 1955) is a retired professional tennis player from Chile.

Belus Prajoux
Belus Prajoux (1976).jpg
Full nameBelus Prajoux Nadjar
Country (sports) Chile
ResidenceSantiago, Chile
Born (1955-02-27) 27 February 1955 (age 64)
Santiago, Chile
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1972
Retired1986
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Singles
Career record81–128
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 66 (12 December 1976)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open3R (1975, 1976, 1980)
Wimbledon1R (1977, 1978, 1980)
US Open1R (1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977)
Doubles
Career record168–131
Career titles6
Highest rankingNo. 17 (19 July 1982)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French OpenF (1982)
Wimbledon3R (1980)
US OpenQF (1975)
Team competitions
Davis CupF (1976)

Prajoux won six doubles titles on the ATP Tour during his career. He reached a highest doubles ranking of No. 17 in July 1982. He was a member of the Chile Davis Cup team, and played on the team that reached the final of the 1976 Davis Cup. Prajoux retired from the tour in 1986.

Grand Slam finalsEdit

Doubles (1 loss)Edit

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1982 French Open Clay   Hans Gildemeister   Sherwood Stewart
  Ferdi Taygan
5–7, 3–6, 1–1 ret.

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles (6 wins, 12 losses)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (6)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. Jul 1976 Hilversum, Netherlands Clay   Ricardo Cano   Wojciech Fibak
  Balázs Taróczy
6–4, 6–3
Loss 1. Nov 1976 São Paulo,, Brazil Carpet   Ricardo Cano   Lito Álvarez
  Víctor Pecci
4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Loss 2. Nov 1976 Buenos Aires, Argentina Carpet   Ricardo Cano   Carlos Kirmayr
  Lito Álvarez
4–6, 5–7
Loss 3. Dec 1976 Santiago, Chile Clay   Lito Álvarez   Patricio Cornejo
  Hans Gildemeister
3–6, 6–7
Win 2. Nov 1977 Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Hans Gildemeister   Jorge Andrew
  Carlos Kirmayr
6–4, 6–2
Win 3. May 1978 Rome, Italy Clay   Víctor Pecci   Jan Kodeš
  Tomáš Šmíd
6–7, 7–6, 6–1
Loss 4. Jun 1978 Birmingham, UK Grass   José Luis Clerc   Dick Stockton
  Erik Van Dillen
6–4, 1–6, 6–3, 6–8, 3–6
Loss 5. Jul 1978 Stuttgart, West Germany Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Jan Kodeš
  Tomáš Šmíd
3–6, 6–7
Loss 6. Nov 1978 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay   José Luis Clerc   Chris Lewis
  Van Winitsky
4–6, 6–3, 0–6
Loss 7. Nov 1980 Quito, Ecuador Clay   José Luis Clerc   Andrés Gómez
  Hans Gildemeister
3–6, 6–1, 4–6
Win 4. Nov 1980 Santiago, Chile Clay   Ricardo Ycaza   Carlos Kirmayr
  João Soares
4–6, 7–6, 6–4
Win 5. Sep 1981 Bordeaux, France Clay   Andrés Gómez   Jim Gurfein
  Anders Järryd
7–5, 6–3
Loss 8. Sep 1981 Palermo, Italy Clay   Jaime Fillol   José Luis Damiani
  Diego Pérez
1–6, 4–6
Loss 9. Nov 1981 Santiago, Chile Clay   Ricardo Cano   Hans Gildemeister
  Andrés Gómez
2–6, 6–7
Loss 10. May 1982 French Open, France Clay   Hans Gildemeister   Sherwood Stewart
  Ferdi Taygan
5–7, 3–6. 1–1 ret.
Win 6. Feb 1983 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay   Hans Gildemeister   Júlio Góes
  Ney Keller
6–3, 6–1
Loss 11. Mar 1983 Nancy, France Clay   Ricardo Acuña   Jan Gunnarsson
  Anders Järryd
5–7, 3–6
Loss 12. Jul 1983 Boston, United States Clay   Hans Gildemeister   Mark Dickson
  Cássio Motta
5–7, 3–6

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