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Cássio Motta (born 22 February 1960) is a former professional tennis player from Brazil. He played in the mixed doubles final of the Australian Open with Cláudia Monteiro in 1982.[1]

Cássio Motta
Country (sports) Brazil
ResidenceSão Paulo, Brazil
Born (1960-02-22) 22 February 1960 (age 59)
São Paulo
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1979
Retired1994
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
CoachPaulo Cleto
Prize money$986,595
Singles
Career record108–174 (ATP, Grand Prix, WCT, Grand Slams & Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 48 (8 December 1986)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open3R (1984, 1985, 1986)
Wimbledon3R (1983, 1984)
US Open2R (1986)
Doubles
Career record226–194 (ATP, Grand Prix, WCT, Grand Slams & Davis Cup)
Career titles10
Highest rankingNo. 4 (26 September 1983)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French OpenSF (1982, 1992)
Wimbledon3R (1990, 1991)
US OpenQF (1984)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French OpenF (1982)
Wimbledon3R (1985)
Team competitions
Davis CupSF (1992)

Grand Slam mixed doubles finalsEdit

Runners-up (1)Edit

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1982 French Open Clay   Cláudia Monteiro   John Lloyd
  Wendy Turnbull
6–2, 7–6(10–8)

Grand Slam, Grand Prix, and ATP Tour titles (10)Edit

Doubles (10)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (10)
Titles by Surface
Hard (1)
Grass (0)
Clay (9)
Carpet (0)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. Sep 1979 Madrid, Spain Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Robin Drysdale
  John Feaver
7–6, 6–4
Loss 1. Oct 1979 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Paolo Bertolucci
  Adriano Panatta
4–6, 3–6
Loss 2. Jun 1981 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Ricardo Cano
  Andrés Gómez
2–6, 2–6
Loss 3. Jan 1982 Guarujá, Brazil Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Phil Dent
  Kim Warwick
7–6, 2–6, 3–6
Win 2. Jun 1982 Venice, Italy Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   José Luis Clerc
  Ilie Năstase
6–4, 6–2
Loss 4. Oct 1982 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Anders Järryd
  Hans Simonsson
3–6, 2–6
Win 3. Nov 1982 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Peter McNamara
  Ferdi Taygan
6–3, 6–1
Win 4. Apr 1983 Lisbon, Portugal Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Pavel Složil
  Ferdi Taygan
7–5, 6–4
Win 5. Jul 1983 Boston, U.S. Clay   Mark Dickson   Hans Gildemeister
  Belus Prajoux
7–5, 6–3
Win 6. Jul 1983 Washington, D.C. Clay   Mark Dickson   Paul McNamee
  Ferdi Taygan
6–2, 1–6, 6–4
Loss 5. Aug 1983 Indianapolis, U.S. Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Mark Edmondson
  Sherwood Stewart
3–6, 2–6
Loss 6. Aug 1983 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard   Carlos Kirmayr   Victor Amaya
  Tim Gullikson
4–6, 3–6
Loss 7. Oct 1983 Vienna, Austria Carpet   Marcos Hocevar   Mel Purcell
  Stan Smith
3–6, 4–6
Loss 8. Jul 1984 North Conway, U.S. Clay   Blaine Willenborg   Brian Gottfried
  Tomáš Šmíd
4–6, 2–6
Win 7. Apr 1985 Marbella, Spain Clay   Andrés Gómez   Loïc Courteau
  Michiel Schapers
6–1, 6–1
Loss 9. Sep 1985 Geneva, Switzerland Clay   Carlos Kirmayr   Sergio Casal
  Emilio Sánchez
4–6, 6–4, 5–7
Win 8. Jan 1987 Guarujá, Brazil Hard   Luiz Mattar   Martin Hipp
  Tore Meinecke
7–6, 6–1
Win 9. Jul 1989 Gstaad, Switzerland Clay   Todd Witsken   Petr Korda
  Milan Šrejber
6–4, 6–3
Loss 10. Feb 1990 Guarujá, Brazil Hard   Luiz Mattar   Javier Frana
  Gustavo Luza
6–7, 6–7
Loss 11. Mar 1990 Miami, U.S. Hard   Boris Becker   Rick Leach
  Jim Pugh
4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Win 10. Apr 1991 Madrid, Spain Clay   Gustavo Luza   Luiz Mattar
  Jaime Oncins
6–0, 7–5
Loss 12. May 1991 Hamburg, Germany Clay   Danie Visser   Sergio Casal
  Emilio Sánchez
6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Loss 13. Nov 1991 São Paulo, Brazil Hard   Jorge Lozano   Andrés Gómez
  Jaime Oncins
5–7, 4–6

Grand Slam, Grand Prix, and ATP Tour runners-up (14)Edit

Singles (1)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (1)
Grass (0)
Clay (0)
Carpet (0)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 26 January 1987 Guarujá, Brazil Hard   Luiz Mattar 6–3, 5–7, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brasileiros em finais de Grand Slam". TennisBrasil.

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