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Christian Harrison (born May 29, 1994) is an American professional tennis player. He is the younger brother of Ryan Harrison.

Christian Harrison
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Country (sports) United States
ResidenceBradenton, Florida, USA
Born (1994-05-29) May 29, 1994 (age 24)
Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro2012
PlaysRight-handed
CoachPat Harrison
Prize money$248,845
Singles
Career record1–5
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 198 (July 2, 2018)
Current rankingNo. 208 (July 16, 2018)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2019)
Wimbledon1R (2018)
US Open1R (2016)
Doubles
Career record5–6
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 162 (August 26, 2013)
Current rankingNo. 366 (July 2, 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
US OpenQF (2012)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
US OpenSF (2018)
Last updated on: September 11, 2017.

He was awarded a wild card into the 2012 US Open, where he played doubles alongside his brother and they made it into the quarterfinals.

He played his first grandslam in singles at 2016 US Open as qualifier.

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Early lifeEdit

Christian was coached by his father, Pat Harrison, and attended the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.

Professional careerEdit

2012Edit

In July, Christian made it to the quarterfinals of the Lexington, Kentucky Challenger event.[1] Christian joined Ryan to play doubles at the 2012 US Open, where they reached the quarterfinals.

2013Edit

Earlier in the year he reached the quarterfinals, semifinals, the final, and won, respectively, the four Futures events in which he participated. He failed to qualify in Indian Wells, losing in the first round of qualifying to Ernests Gulbis, who made a deep run to the fourth round after qualifying. However, he did take a set off Gulbis. Harrison won his first ATP World Tour match against Alejandro Falla at the BB&T Atlanta Open. He then lost in the next round to John Isner in three tight sets.

2014–15Edit

Harrison spent 2014 and 2015 recovering from several surgeries.

2016Edit

Harrison reached the final round of qualifying at the 2016 US Open after beating Luke Saville and second seed Konstantin Kravchuk in two three-set matches. He made it into main draw after beating Steven Diez also in three-set match. He was one set down at all three matches in qualifying. He lost in the first round to Paul-Henri Mathieu in straight sets.

ITF circuit and ATP Challenger finalsEdit

Singles: 6 (4 titles, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)
ITF Futures Tour (4–2)
Titles by Surface
Hard (4–1)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jan 2013 Great Britain F2, Preston Futures Hard (i)   Edward Corrie 6–2, 3–6, 5–7
Win 1–1 Feb 2013 Great Britain F3, Sheffield Futures Hard (i)   Edward Corrie 6–4, 2–6, 7–6(7–5)
Loss 1–2 May 2013 USA F13, Tampa Futures Clay   Austin Krajicek Walkover
Win 2–2 Aug 2016 USA F27, Champaign Futures Hard   Rhyne Williams 6–7(2–7), 6–3, 6–4
Win 3–2 Jul 2017 USA F21, Tulsa Futures Hard   Tommy Paul 3–6, 6–2, 6–1
Win 4–2 Jul 2017 USA F23, Wichita Futures Hard   Michael Mmoh 1–6, 6–2, 7–5
Loss 4–3 May 2018 Savannah Challenger, Savannah Challenger Clay   Hugo Dellien 1–6, 6–1, 4–6

Doubles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)
ITF Futures Tour (0–0)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jun 2013 Fürth, Germany Challenger Clay   Michael Venus   Colin Ebelthite
  Rameez Junaid
4–6, 5–7

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