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Gábor Köves (born 7 January 1970 in Budapest) is a retired Hungarian Olympian tennis player. Seoul gold medalists Ken Flach and Robert Seguso stopped him and partner László Markovits in the second round in the 1988 Summer Olympics.

Gábor Köves
Country (sports) Hungary
ResidenceBudapest, Hungary
Born (1970-01-07) 7 January 1970 (age 49)
Budapest, Hungary
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro1993
Prize moneyUS$214,507
Career record0–0
Highest rankingNo. 702 (14 April 1990)
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open-
Career record59–77
Highest rankingNo. 79 (12 October 1998)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1997, 1998, 1999)
French Open2R (1998, 1999)
Wimbledon2R (1998)
US Open2R (1996)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (1998)
Coaching career (2003–)
*(only women represented in Athen)

Gabor Köves is currently the captain of the Hungary Davis Cup team since December 2016 when Zoltan Kuharszky stepped down due to conflict of interest, because he became Máté Valkusz's personal coach who is a member of the Hungarian Davis Cup team.


Doubles (4)Edit

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (4)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents in the final Score in the final
1. 20 August 2000 Kiev Clay   Cristian Kordasz   Oleg Ogorodov
  Andrei Stoliarov
6–4, 7–5
2. 20 September 1998 Budapest II Clay   Thomas Strenberger   Leoš Friedl
  Radek Štěpánek
6–4, 6–4
3. 19 October 1997 Guayaquil Clay   Tomas Nydahl   Diego del Río
  Mariano Puerta
2–6, 6–3, 7–6
4. 20 August 1995 Geneva Clay   Clinton Ferreira   Stéphane Manai
  Patrick Mohr
6–4, 6–2


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