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Chip Hooper (born October 24, 1958) is a former tennis player from the United States, who won five doubles titles during his professional career.

Chip Hooper
Country (sports) United States
ResidenceSunnyvale, California
Born (1958-10-24) October 24, 1958 (age 60)
Washington, D.C.
Height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$479,798
Singles
Career record104–119
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 17 (19 April 1982)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1983)
French Open4R (1982)
Wimbledon3R (1985)
US Open3R (1982)
Doubles
Career record112–112
Career titles5
Highest rankingNo. 18 (8 December 1986)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1988)
French Open2R (1982, 1987)
Wimbledon3R (1986, 1987)
US OpenQF (1982)

The right-handed Hooper reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 17 in April 1982

Hooper played collegiately at Memphis State University (now University of Memphis) and the University of Arkansas

Currently, he is working as a private tennis coach in Miami with professional players like Jelena Janković.

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Grand Prix career finalsEdit

Singles (2 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 1983 Lorraine, France Hard   Nick Saviano 4–6, 6–4, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 1984 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Danny Saltz 6–4, 3–6, 4–6, 4–6

Doubles (5 titles)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 23 May 1982 Munich, Germany Clay   Mel Purcell   Tian Viljoen
  Danie Visser
6–4, 7–6
Winner 2. 13 May 1984 Firenze, Italy Clay   Mark Dickson   Bernard Mitton
  Butch Walts
7–6, 4–6, 7–5
Winner 3. 6 April 1986 Cologne, Germany Hard   Kelly Evernden   Jan Gunnarsson
  Peter Lundgren
6–4, 6–7, 6–3
Winner 4. 17 August 1986 Toronto, Canada Hard   Mike Leach   Boris Becker
  Slobodan Živojinović
7–6, 4–6, 7–5
Winner 5. 30 November 1986 Itaparica, Brazil Hard   Mike Leach   Loïc Courteau
  Guy Forget
7–6, 4–6, 7–5

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