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Christian Saceanu

Christian Saceanu (born 8 July 1968) is a retired tennis player from Germany, who turned professional in 1986. The right-hander won two singles titles (1988, Bristol and 1991, Rosmalen) in his career. Saceanu reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on March 7, 1988, when he became the number 60 of the world.

Christian Saceanu
Country (sports) Germany
ResidenceNeuss, Germany
Born (1968-07-08) 8 July 1968 (age 51)
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Turned pro1986
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$738,632
Singles
Career record71–110
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 60 (7 March 1988)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1988)
French Open2R (1988, 1989)
Wimbledon4R (1992)
US Open2R (1991)
Doubles
Career record43–81
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 111 (16 October 1989)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open3R (1989)
Wimbledon2R (1993)

Saceanu began playing tennis when he was nine. He was ranked No. 1 in the Romanian 14s and one year later moved with his family to West Germany where he won the German National Singles title in 1986. In that same year he was ranked No. 1 in the 18s.[1]

Career finalsEdit

SinglesEdit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 19 July 1987 Livingston Hardcourt   Johan Kriek 6–7, 6–3, 2–6
Winner 1. 19 July 1988 Bristol Grass   Ramesh Krishnan 6–4, 2–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 14 June 1991 Rosmalen Grass   Michiel Schapers 6–1, 3–6, 7–5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ATP Player Profile". ATP. Retrieved 31 March 2012.

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