Claudio Pistolesi

Claudio Pistolesi (born 25 August 1967) is a former professional Italian tennis player.

Claudio Pistolesi
Country (sports) Italy
Born (1967-08-25) 25 August 1967 (age 52)
Rome, Italy
Turned pro1985
Retired1996[1] (as a player)
Prize money$587,945
Singles
Career record77–111
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 71 (17 August 1987)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1987, 1990)
French Open3R (1989)
Wimbledon1R (1990, 1991, 1992)
US Open2R (1986)
Doubles
Career record16–35
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 213 (17 November 1986)
Coaching career (1997–)
Coaching achievements
Coachee Singles Titles total3(Sö)-5(Sm)-9(Se)-2(Sa)
Coachee(s) Doubles Titles total1(Se-Su)
List of notable tournaments
(with champion)

1996 Australian Open (Seles)
Du Maurier Open ('95,'96,'97,) (Seles)

Pistolesi's highest ATP singles ranking is World No. 71, which he reached in August 1987. His career high in doubles was at World No. 213 in November 1986.

In December 2010, he became the coach of Robin Söderling. He has helped Söderling to win a title in the beginning of 2011, Brisbane, Australia. In 2012, he coached Daniela Hantuchová.

He has also been a member of the ATP Player Council as a coach since 2010, having been re-elected in 2012 and 2016.[6][7]

Career finalsEdit

Singles (1 win)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Apr 1984 Bari, Italy Clay   Francesco Cancellotti 6–7, 7–5, 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c http://www.indianexpress.com/ie/daily/19971128/33250223.html[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-11-20. Retrieved 2011-02-22.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-13. Retrieved 2011-02-22.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ http://www.officinadeltennis.it/2009/05/21/bolelli-e-pistolesi-le-nostre-strade-si-dividono/
  5. ^ http://michael-berrer.de/include.php?path=content/news.php&catid=5&entries=10 Archived 2011-07-19 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ "ATP ANNOUNCES NEW PLAYER COUNCIL". ATP. Retrieved 25 June 2013.
  7. ^ "ATP structure". ATP.

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