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Diego Pérez (American Spanish: [ˈdjeɣo ˈpeɾes]; born 9 February 1962) is a retired professional tennis player from Uruguay. Pérez turned pro in 1981, and won one ATP Tour singles and three doubles titles in his career, which lasted until 1995. He has the most singles wins for the Uruguay Davis Cup team (31, shared with Marcelo Filippini).

Diego Pérez
Country (sports) Uruguay
ResidenceMontevideo, Uruguay
Born (1962-02-09) February 9, 1962 (age 57)
Montevideo, Uruguay
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro1981
PlaysRight-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,042,224
Career record207-229 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 27 (9 July 1984)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (1991, 1993)
French Open4R (1992)
Wimbledon1R (1990, 1993)
US Open3R (1987)
Career record160-189 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles3
Highest rankingNo. 37 (3 August 1987)


ATP career finalsEdit

Grand Slam
Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Masters Series
Grand Prix / ATP Tour

Singles (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 16 September 1985 Bordeaux, France Clay   Jimmy Brown 6–4, 7–6

Singles runner-up (1)Edit

Doubles (3 titles)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. Sep 1981 Palermo, Italy Clay   José Luis Damiani   Jaime Fillol Sr.
  Belus Prajoux
6–1, 6–4
Win 2. Nov 1992 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Francisco Roig   Christer Allgårdh
  Carl Limberger
6–2, 7–6
Win 3. Aug 1994 Umag, Croatia Clay   Francisco Roig   Karol Kučera
  Paul Wekesa
6–2, 6–4

Doubles runner-up (10)Edit

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