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Denys Petrovych Molchanov (Ukrainian: Денис Петрович Молчанов) (born 16 May 1987) is a Ukrainian tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour. On January 5, 2015 he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 169, whilst his highest doubles ranking of 63 was reached on July 22, 2019. He also played for the Ukraine Davis Cup team.[1]

Denys Molchanov
Денис Молчанов
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Country (sports) Ukraine
ResidenceKiev, Ukraine
Born (1987-05-16) 16 May 1987 (age 32)
Chișinău, Moldavian SSR
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
PlaysRight-handed (Double-handed Backhand)
Prize money$603,436
Singles
Career record2–2
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 169 (5 January 2015)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2016)
French OpenQ2 (2015)
WimbledonQ1 (2016)
US OpenQ2 (2014)
Doubles
Career record31–40
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 63 (22 July 2019)
Current rankingNo. 72 (19 August 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2019)
French Open2R (2012, 2019)
Wimbledon2R (2016)
US Open1R (2019)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (2019)
Last updated on: 21 August 2019.

In February 2015, he faced allegations of match-fixing after suspicious betting patterns and unforced errors were noticed during a defeat to Agustín Velotti.[2]

Contents

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (0–1)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Titles by setting
Outdoor (0–1)
Indoor (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2018 Swiss Open, Switzerland 250 Series Clay   Igor Zelenay   Matteo Berrettini
  Daniele Bracciali
6–7(2–7), 6–7(5–7)

Challenger and Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 26 (15–11)Edit

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–0)
ITF Futures Tour (15–11)
Titles by Surface
Hard (13–8)
Clay (2–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jun 2008 Ukraine F2, Cherkassy Futures Clay   Luca Vanni 4–6, 3–6
Loss 0–2 Jun 2008 Ukraine F3, Illichevsk Futures Clay   Evgeny Donskoy 7–6(12–10), 6–7(5–7), 4–6
Win 1–2 May 2009 Poland F2, Kraków Futures Clay   Błażej Koniusz 6–3, 6–2
Loss 1–3 Sep 2009 Turkey F9, Istanbul Futures Hard   Uladzimir Ignatik 2–6, 2–6
Loss 1–4 May 2010 Uzbekistan F2, Namangan Futures Hard   Alexander Kudryavtsev 4–6, 4–6
Loss 1–5 Jun 2010 Slovenia F2, Rogaška Slatina Futures Clay   Nikola Mektić 3–6, 2–4 ret.
Loss 1–6 Oct 2010 Turkey F11, Antalya Futures Hard   Radu Albot 3–6, 6–4, 5–7
Loss 1–7 Feb 2011 Turkey F5, Antalya Futures Hard   Cedrik-Marcel Stebe 4–6, 3–6
Win 2–7 May 2011 Turkey F17, Adana Futures Clay   Carlos Calderón Rodríguez 6–3, 6–0
Win 3–7 May 2011 Turkey F18, Samsun Futures Hard   Alexandre Folie 7–5, 7–6(7–5)
Win 4–7 May 2011 Turkey F19, Antalya Futures Hard   Paris Gemouchidis 6–0, 7–5
Loss 4–8 Aug 2011 Kazakhstan F4, Almaty Futures Hard   Malek Jaziri 3–6, 2–6
Loss 4–9 Oct 2012 Kazakhstan F8, Almaty Futures Hard (i)   Marcin Gawron 5–7, 4–6
Win 5–9 Oct 2012 Kazakhstan F9, Astana Futures Hard (i)   Alexander Rumyantsev 6–4, 6–4
Win 6–9 Mar 2014 Russia F2, Yoshkar-Ola Futures Hard (i)   Mikhail Biryukov 6–4, 6–0
Win 7–9 Apr 2014 Uzbekistan F2, Namangan Futures Hard   Volodymyr Uzhylovskyi 6–3, 7–6(7–2)
Win 8–9 May 2014 Uzbekistan F3, Andijan Futures Hard   Richard Muzaev 6–1, 6–2
Win 9–9 Jun 2014 Ukraine F8, Petrovske Futures Hard   Vladyslav Manafov 6–1, 2–0 ret.
Win 10–9 Jun 2014 Ukraine F9, Petrovske Futures Hard   Sébastien Boltz 7–5, 6–2
Win 11–9 Aug 2014 Kazakhstan F9, Astana Futures Hard   Chen Ti 6–3, 6–4
Win 12–9 Jun 2015 Uzbekistan F3, Andijan Futures Hard   Nikola Milojević 2–6, 7–6(7–3), 6–4
Win 13–9 Aug 2015 Belarus F1, Minsk Futures Hard   Egor Gerasimov 6–4, 7–5
Win 14–9 Nov 2015 Egypt F40, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Aldin Šetkić 4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Loss 14–10 Nov 2015 Egypt F41, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Aldin Šetkić 2–6, 3–6
Win 15–10 Dec 2015 Egypt F42, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Mikołaj Jędruszczak 6–1, 6–2
Loss 15–11 Feb 2018 Kazakhstan F1, Aktobe Futures Hard (i)   Mikhail Fufygin 6–4, 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 84 (56–28)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (26–16)
ITF Futures Tour (30–12)
Titles by Surface
Hard (36–16)
Clay (19–12)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 May 2006 Ukraine F1, Illyichevsk Futures Clay   Alexandr Dolgopolov   Bastian Knittel
  Alexander Satschko
4–6, 3–6
Loss 0–2 Jul 2006 Romania F10, Focșani Futures Clay   Bogdan-Victor Leonte   Teodor-Dacian Crăciun
  Victor Ioniță
6–7(3–7), 5–7
Win 1–2 Aug 2006 Romania F15, Craiova Futures Clay   Oleksandr Nedovyesov   Cătălin-Ionuț Gârd
  Marcel-Ioan Miron
6–4, 6–1
Win 2–2 Aug 2006 Romania F15, Arad Futures Clay   Oleksandr Nedovyesov   Adrian Cruciat
  Marcel-Ioan Miron
6–4, 6–2
Win 3–2 Jun 2007 Ukraine F1, Cherkassy Futures Clay   Andrei Gorban   Sergey Betov
  Vladyslav Klymenko
5–7, 6–3, 6–2
Win 4–2 Aug 2007 Russia F4, Moscow Futures Clay   Alexander Krasnorutskiy   Artem Sitak
  Dmitri Sitak
6–4, 6–2
Loss 4–3 Sep 2007 Russia F7, Balashikha Futures Clay   Vladyslav Klymenko   Mikhail Elgin
  Vladimir Karusevich
6–7(3–7), 6–4, [8–10]
Loss 4–4 Dec 2007 Israel F5, Ramat HaSharon Futures Hard   Sergey Betov   Amir Hadad
  Harel Levy
7–6(9–7), 4–6, [3–10]
Win 5–4 Jan 2008 Portugal F1, Albufeira Futures Hard   Érik Chvojka   Bas van der Valk
  Boy Westerhof
6–4, 5–7, [14–12]
Win 6–4 Mar 2008 Ivory Coast F2, Abidjan Futures Hard   Boy Westerhof   Ivan Anikanov
  Alexander Satschko
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–3)
Win 7–4 Jun 2008 Ukraine F2, Cherkassy Futures Clay   Artem Smirnov   Ilya Belyaev
  Sergei Krotiouk
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Win 8–4 Jun 2008 Ukraine F3, Illichevsk Futures Clay   Artem Smirnov   Evgeny Donskoy
  Victor Kozin
6–3, 6–7(3–7), [12–10]
Loss 8–5 Aug 2008 Russia F4, Moscow Futures Clay   Alexander Krasnorutskiy   Alexandr Dolgopolov
  Artem Smirnov
0–6, 6–3, [8–10]
Win 9–5 Aug 2008 Almaty, Kazakhstan Challenger Clay   Alexander Krasnorutskiy   Syrym Abdukhalikov
  Alex Bogomolov Jr.
3–6, 6–3, [10–2]
Loss 9–6 Nov 2008 United Arab Emirates F1, Dubai Futures Hard   Alexey Kedryuk   Marco Chiudinelli
  Ivo Klec
1–6, 6–2, [6–10]
Win 10–6 Nov 2008 United Arab Emirates F2, Fujairah Futures Hard   Ivan Sergeyev   Thomas Kromann
  Filip Prpic
2–6, 7–5, [10–5]
Loss 10–7 May 2009 Poland F2, Kraków Futures Clay   Uladzimir Ignatik   Martin Emmrich
  Hans Podlipnik Castillo
4–6, 6–7(5–7)
Win 11–7 May 2009 Slovenia F3, Koper Futures Clay   Milos Raonic   Roman Jebavý
  David Novák
7–5, 5–7, [10–5]
Win 12–7 Aug 2009 Almaty, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard   Yang Tsung-hua   Pierre-Ludovic Duclos
  Alexey Kedryuk
4–6, 7–6(7–5), [11–9]
Loss 12–8 Sep 2009 Turkey F8, Istanbul Futures Hard   Pavel Šnobel   Alexey Kedryuk
  Junn Mitsuhashi
6–2, 3–6, [8–10]
Loss 12–9 Sep 2009 Turkey F9, Istanbul Futures Hard   Pavel Šnobel   Alexey Kedryuk
  Junn Mitsuhashi
3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Loss 12–10 Mar 2010 Kazakhstan F2, Almaty Futures Hard (i)   Alexey Kedryuk   Evgeny Kirillov
  Alexander Kudryavtsev
5–7, 4–6
Win 13–10 Apr 2010 Uzbekistan F1, Andijan Futures Hard   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Mikhail Elgin
  Alexey Kedryuk
6–2, 6–1
Loss 13–11 Aug 2010 Saransk, Russia Challenger Clay   Artem Smirnov   Ilya Belyaev
  Mikhail Elgin
6–3, 6–7(6–8), [9–11]
Win 14–11 Oct 2010 Turkey F11, Antalya Futures Hard   Kamil Čapkovič   Barış Ergüden
  Philip Orno
6–4, 7–6(7–1)
Win 15–11 Jan 2011 Turkey F1, Antalya Futures Hard   Artem Smirnov   Marin Draganja
  Dino Marcan
6–2, 6–2
Win 16–11 Feb 2011 Turkey F4, Antalya Futures Hard   Sergey Betov   Michal Konečný
  Ruan Roelofse
6–4, 6–1
Win 17–11 Mar 2011 Turkey F8, Antalya Futures Hard   Radu Albot   Roman Jebavý
  Adrian Sikora
6–7(3–7), 6–3, [12–10]
Loss 17–12 May 2011 Turkey F16, Tarsus Futures Clay   Mikhail Vasiliev   Carlos Calderón Rodríguez
  Marc Giner
w/o
Win 18–12 May 2011 Turkey F18, Samsun Futures Hard   Andrei Ciumac   Sam Barry
  Barry King
7–6(7–3), 2–6, [10–8]
Win 19–12 May 2011 Turkey F19, Antalya Futures Hard   Andrei Ciumac   Daniel Glancy
  Barry King
7–5, 7–6(7–3)
Win 20–12 Jun 2011 Spain F20, Martos Futures Hard   Harri Heliövaara   Ilya Belyaev
  Steven Diez
6–3, 6–4
Loss 20–13 Jul 2011 Pozoblanco, Spain Challenger Hard   Illya Marchenko   Mikhail Elgin
  Alexander Kudryavtsev
w/o
Win 21–13 Jul 2011 Astana, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard (i)   Konstantin Kravchuk   Arnau Brugués Davi
  Malek Jaziri
7–6(7–4), 6–7(1–7), [10–3]
Win 22–13 Aug 2011 Kazakhstan F5, Astana Futures Hard   Roman Jebavý   Vitali Reshetnikov
  Ilia Starkov
6–4, 6–4
Loss 22–14 Aug 2011 Karshi, Uzbekistan Challenger Hard   Konstantin Kravchuk   Mikhail Elgin
  Alexander Kudryavtsev
6–3, 3–6, [9–11]
Loss 22–15 Aug 2011 Astana, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard (i)   Harri Heliövaara   Karan Rastogi
  Vishnu Vardhan
6–7(3–7), 6–2, [8–10]
Win 23–15 Sep 2011 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Challenger Hard   Harri Heliövaara   John Paul Fruttero
  Raven Klaasen
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–3)
Win 24–15 Apr 2012 Mersin, Turkey Challenger Clay   Radu Albot   Alessandro Motti
  Simone Vagnozzi
6–0, 6–2
Loss 24–16 Jul 2012 Braunschweig, Germany Challenger Clay   Harri Heliövaara   Tomasz Bednarek
  Mateusz Kowalczyk
5–7, 7–6(7–1), [8–10]
Win 25–16 Jul 2012 Astana, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard (i)   Konstantin Kravchuk   Karol Beck
  Kamil Čapkovič
6–4, 6–3
Win 26–16 Aug 2012 Pozoblanco, Spain Challenger Hard   Konstantin Kravchuk   Adrian Mannarino
  Maxime Teixeira
6–3, 6–3
Win 27–16 Sep 2012 Lermontov, Russia Challenger Clay   Konstantin Kravchuk   Andrey Golubev
  Yuriy Schukin
6–3, 6–4
Win 28–16 Oct 2012 Kazakhstan F8, Almaty Futures Hard (i)   Jaan-Frederik Brunken   Marcin Gawron
  Andriej Kapaś
3–6, 6–0, [10–7]
Loss 28–17 Nov 2012 Tyumen, Russia Challenger Hard (i)   Konstantin Kravchuk   Ivo Klec
  Andreas Siljeström
3–6, 2–6
Win 29–17 Apr 2013 Savannah, USA Challenger Clay   Teymuraz Gabashvili   Michael Russell
  Tim Smyczek
6–2, 7–5
Loss 29–18 Feb 2014 Bergamo, Italy Challenger Hard (i)   Konstantin Kravchuk   Karol Beck
  Michal Mertiňák
6–4, 5–7, [6–10]
Win 30–18 Mar 2014 Russia F2, Yoshkar-Ola Futures Hard (i)   Mikhail Biryukov   Denis Matsukevitch
  Stanislav Vovk
7–6(7–5), 6–7(11–13), [10–5]
Win 31–18 May 2014 Uzbekistan F3, Andijan Futures Hard   Denis Matsukevitch   Daniiar Duldaev
  Volodymyr Uzhylovskyi
7–5, 7–5
Win 32–18 Jun 2014 Ukraine F9, Petrovske Futures Hard   Sergei Bubka   Olexiy Kolisnyk
  Alexander Lebedyn
6–3, 6–2
Win 33–18 Nov 2014 Brescia, Italy Challenger Carpet (i)   Illya Marchenko   Roman Jebavý
  Błażej Koniusz
7–6(7–4), 6–3
Win 34–18 Feb 2015 Dallas, USA Challenger Hard (i)   Andrey Rublev   Hans Hach
  Luis Patiño
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Win 35–18 Jun 2015 Uzbekistan F3, Andijan Futures Hard   Denis Matsukevitch   Markos Kalovelonis
  Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev
3–6, 7–6(7–5), [14–12]
Loss 35–19 Jun 2015 Fergana, Uzbekistan Challenger Hard   Franko Škugor   Sergey Betov
  Mikhail Elgin
3–6, 5–7
Win 36–19 Aug 2015 Astana, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard   Konstantin Kravchuk   Chung Yun-seong
  Jurabek Karimov
6–2, 6–2
Win 37–19 Aug 2015 Segovia, Spain Challenger Hard   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Alexander Bury
  Andreas Siljeström
6–2, 6–4
Win 38–19 Sep 2015 Russia F7, Vsevolozhsk Futures Clay   Yaraslav Shyla   Alexander Bublik
  Richard Muzaev
6–2, 7–6(7–3)
Loss 38–20 Sep 2015 İzmir, Turkey Challenger Hard   Malek Jaziri   Saketh Myneni
  Divij Sharan
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [1–0] ret.
Win 39–20 Oct 2015 Ağrı, Turkey Challenger Hard   Konstantin Kravchuk   Alexander Igoshin
  Yaraslav Shyla
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Win 40–20 Nov 2015 Suzhou, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Lee Hsin-han   Gong Maoxin
  Peng Hsien-yin
3–6, 7–6(7–5), [10–4]
Loss 40–21 Jan 2016 Happy Valley, Australia Challenger Hard   Aleksandr Nedovyesov   Matteo Donati
  Andrey Golubev
6–3, 6–7(5–7), [1–10]
Win 41–21 Mar 2016 Guangzhou, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Sanchai Ratiwatana
  Sonchat Ratiwatana
6–2, 6–2
Win 42–21 Apr 2016 Ra'anana, Israel Challenger Hard   Konstantin Kravchuk   Jonathan Erlich
  Philipp Oswald
4–6, 7–6(7–1), [10–4]
Loss 42–22 Apr 2016 Nanjing, China, P.R. Challenger Clay   Aleksandr Nedovyesov   Saketh Myneni
  Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan
3–6, 3–6
Loss 42–23 May 2016 Anning, China, P.R. Challenger Clay   Aleksandr Nedovyesov   Bai Yan
  Riccardo Ghedin
6–4, 3–6, [6–10]
Win 43–23 Oct 2016 Ukraine F5, Kiev Futures Hard   Igor Karpovets   Oleg Prihodko
  Daniil Zarichanskyy
6–4, 6–3
Loss 43–24 Mar 2017 Wrocław, Poland Challenger Hard (i)   Mikhail Elgin   Adil Shamasdin
  Andrei Vasilevski
3–6, 6–3, [19–21]
Win 44–24 Mar 2017 Egypt F9, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Artem Smirnov   Lloyd Harris
  Nicolaas Scholtz
w/o
Win 45–24 Mar 2017 Egypt F10, Sharm El Sheikh Futures Hard   Artem Smirnov   Gijs Brouwer
  Jelle Sels
6–1, 6–2
Win 46–24 May 2017 Karshi, Uzbekistan Challenger Hard   Sergiy Stakhovsky   Kevin Krawietz
  Adrián Menéndez Maceiras
6–4, 7–6(9–7)
Loss 46–25 Jun 2017 Caltanissetta, Italy Challenger Clay   Franko Škugor   James Cerretani
  Max Schnur
3–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Loss 46–26 Sep 2017 Ukraine F4, Kiev Futures Clay   Vladyslav Manafov   Artem Smirnov
  Volodymyr Uzhylovskyi
5–7, 2–6
Win 47–26 Sep 2017 Ukraine F5, Kremenchuk Futures Clay   Vladyslav Manafov   Dmytro Kamynin
  Daniil Zarichanskyy
5–7, 6–4, [10–8]
Loss 47–27 Sep 2017 İzmir, Turkey Challenger Hard   Sergiy Stakhovsky   Scott Clayton
  Jonny O'Mara
w/o
Win 48–27 Feb 2018 Kazakhstan F2, Shymkent Futures Hard (i)   Vladyslav Manafov   Vladimir Ivanov
  Evgenii Tiurnev
7–6(7–4), 3–6, [10–6]
Win 49–27 Mar 2018 Zhuhai, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Igor Zelenay   Aliaksandr Bury
  Peng Hsien-yin
7–5, 7–6(7–4)
Loss 49–28 Mar 2018 Shenzhen, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Igor Zelenay   Hsieh Cheng-peng
  Rameez Junaid
6–7(3–7), 3–6
Win 50–28 Apr 2018 Barletta, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Ariel Behar
  Máximo González
6–1, 6–2
Win 51–28 Apr 2018 Tunis, Tunisia Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Jonathan Eysseric
  Joe Salisbury
7–6(7–4), 6–2
Win 52–28 Jun 2018 Prostějov, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Pablo Cuevas
  Martín Cuevas
4–6, 6–3, [10–7]
Win 53–28 Aug 2018 Cordenons, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Andrej Martin
  Daniel Muñoz de la Nava
3–6, 6–3, [11–9]
Win 54–28 Nov 2018 Bratislava, Slovakia Challenger Hard (i)   Igor Zelenay   Ramkumar Ramanathan
  Andrei Vasilevski
6–2, 3–6, [11–9]
Win 55–28 Apr 2019 Barletta, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Tomislav Brkić
  Tomislav Draganja
7–6(7–1), 6–4
Win 56–28 Apr 2019 Francavilla, Italy Challenger Clay   Igor Zelenay   Guillermo Durán
  David Vega Hernández
6–3, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Denys Molchanov's biography at ITF".
  2. ^ "How To Fix A Tennis Match" - DW on Sport

External linksEdit