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Júlio Silva (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈʒulju ˈsiwvɐ]; born 1 July 1979) is a professional tennis player from Brazil who turned professional in 1999.

Júlio Silva
Júlio Silva at the 2010 US Open 02.jpg
Country (sports) Brazil
ResidenceJundiaí, Brazil
Born (1979-07-01) 1 July 1979 (age 40)
Jundiaí, Brazil
Height1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Turned pro1999
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$397,704
Singles
Career record3–9 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 144 (16 November 2009)
Current rankingNo. 152 (2 April 2012)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2007)
French Open1R (2006)
WimbledonQ1 (2010, 2012)
US Open1R (2010)
Doubles
Career record0–1 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 135 (2 March 2009)

He reached his highest singles ATP-ranking of World No. 144 in November 2009.

ATP and Grand Slam titles (12)Edit

Singles (4)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (4)
Titles by Surface
Hard (2)
Grass (0)
Clay (2)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. August 5, 2002 Gramado, Brazil Hard   Iván Miranda 6–4, 6–2
2. October 24, 2005 Santiago, Chile Clay   Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo 6–2, 6–3
3. August 2, 2009 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard   Eduardo Schwank 4–6, 6–3, 6–4
4. September 18, 2011 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Clay   Gastão Elias 6–4, 6–4

Doubles (8)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (8)
Titles by Surface
Hard (3)
Grass (0)
Clay (5)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
1. March 13, 2006 Salinas, Ecuador Hard   Thiago Alves   André Ghem
  Alexandre Simoni
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]
2. March 10, 2008 Salinas, Ecuador Hard   Caio Zampieri   Sebastián Decoud
  Dick Norman
7–6(8–6), 6–2
3. May 12, 2008 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Ivan Dodig   Sergiy Stakhovsky
  Tomáš Zíb
6–4, 7–6(7–1)
4. July 7, 2008 San Benedetto, Italy Clay   Paolo Lorenzi   Cătălin Gârd
  Max Raditschnigg
6–3, 7–5
5. October 12, 2008 Florianópolis, Brazil Clay   Rogerio Dutra da Silva   Ricardo Hocevar
  André Miele
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]
6. June 5, 2011 Rijeka, Croatia Clay   Paolo Lorenzi   Lovro Zovko
  Dino Marcan
6–3, 6–2
7. January 7, 2012 São Paulo, Brazil Hard   Fernando Romboli   Jozef Kovalík
  José Pereira
7–5, 6–2
8. November 10, 2012 São Leopoldo, Brazil Clay   Fabiano de Paula   Ariel Behar
  Horacio Zeballos
6–1, 7–6(7–5)

ATP and Grand Slam runners-up (10)Edit

Singles (4)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (4)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0)
Grass (0)
Clay (4)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. November 29, 2004 Aracaju, Brazil Clay   Nicolás Lapentti 6–2, 6–2
2. May 14, 2007 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Janko Tipsarević 3–6, 6–3, 6–3
3. July 23, 2007 Poznań, Poland Clay   Raemon Sluiter 6–4, 6–3
4. April 28, 2012 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Blaž Kavčič 6–3, 7–5

Doubles (6)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (0)
Challengers (6)
Finals by Surface
Hard (1)
Grass (0)
Clay (5)
Carpet (0)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
1. April 10, 2006 Florianópolis, Brazil Clay   Thiago Alves   Máximo González
  Sergio Roitman
6–2, 3–6, [10–5]
2. June 24, 2008 Constanţa, Romania Clay   Simone Vagnozzi   Florin Mergea
  Horia Tecău
6–4, 6–2
3. November 24, 2008 Lima, Peru Clay   Ramón Delgado   Luis Horna
  Sebastián Prieto
6–3, 6–3
4. April 6, 2009 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay   Franco Ferreiro   Santiago González
  Horacio Zeballos
6–2, 7–6(7–5)
5. August 6, 2011 Campos do Jordão, Brazil Hard   Ricardo Hocevar   Juan Sebastián Cabal
  Robert Farah
6–2, 6–3
6. April 22, 2012 Santos, Brazil Clay   Rogério Dutra da Silva   Andrés Molteni
  Marco Trungelliti
6–4, 6–3

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