Jan Vacek (yahn VAH-tseck; born 10 May 1976) is a retired professional male tennis player from the Czech Republic.

Jan Vacek
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidencePrague, Czech Republic
Born (1976-05-10) 10 May 1976 (age 43)
Prague, Czech Republic
Height6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Turned pro1999
Retired2008
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$794,420
Singles
Career record30-60
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 61 (5 August 2002)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2004)
French Open1R (2002, 2004)
Wimbledon4R (2002)
US Open1R (2001, 2002, 2003)
Doubles
Career record5-5
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 115 (25 April 2005)
Last updated on: 12 June 2012.

Vacek turned professional in 1999 and won a single title at the Brazil Open in 2001. He reached the fourth round at the 2002 Wimbledon Championships. Vacek's career-high singles ranking was World No. 61.

ATP Tour finalsEdit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)

Singles (1 win)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1. Sep 2001 Salvador, Brazil Clay   Fernando Meligeni 2–6, 7–6(2), 6–3

Doubles (1 loss)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Sep 2004 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass   Lars Burgsmüller   Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk
3–6, 7–6(7), 3–6

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