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Jordan Kerr (born 26 October 1979, in Adelaide) is a retired Australian professional tennis player. His highest ATP singles ranking was 356th, which he reached on 7 August 2000. His career high in doubles was 23rd, which he reached on 18 August 2008. He was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.[1] He represented Australia in the men's doubles at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, losing in the opening round to the eventual silver medallists from Sweden.[2]

Jordan Kerr
Kerr US Open 01.jpg
Country (sports) Australia
ResidenceAdelaide, Australia
Born (1979-10-26) 26 October 1979 (age 39)
Adelaide, Australia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1998
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,071,061
Singles
Career record0–0 (Grand Slam, ATP Tour level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 356 (7 August 2000)
Current rankingNo. 1252 (29 September 2014)
Doubles
Career record188–226 (Grand Slam, ATP Tour level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles9
Highest rankingNo. 23 (18 August 2008)
Current rankingNo. 201 (29 September 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2006, 2007, 2009)
French Open2R (2002, 2004, 2007)
Wimbledon3R (2008)
US Open3R (2002, 2007)
Last updated on: 3 October 2014.
Jordan Kerr at the 2010 US Open

2012Edit

Kerr played for the Philadelphia Freedoms of World Team Tennis that summer. It was his first season playing for the WTT. The Freedoms competed in 14 matches this season, including seven home matches played at The Pavilion at Villanova University.

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles: 15 (9–6)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (1–2)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (8–4)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 2003 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, Newport, United States Grass   David Macpherson   Julian Knowle
  Jürgen Melzer
7–6(7–4), 6–3
Winner 2. 2004 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, Newport, United States Grass   Jim Thomas   Grégory Carraz
  Nicolas Mahut
6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
Winner 3. 2004 Atlanta Tennis Championships, Indianapolis, United States Hard   Jim Thomas   Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
6–7(7–9), 7–6(7–3), 6–3
Runner-up 1. 2005 ATP Delray Beach, Delray Beach, United States Hard   Jim Thomas   Simon Aspelin
  Todd Perry
3–6, 3–6
Winner 4. 2005 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, Newport, United States Grass   Jim Thomas   Graydon Oliver
  Travis Parrott
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–5)
Winner 5. 2007 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco Clay   David Škoch   Łukasz Kubot
  Oliver Marach
7–6(7–4), 1–6, [10–4]
Winner 6. 2007 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, Newport, United States Grass   Jim Thomas   Nathan Healey
  Igor Kunitsyn
6–3, 7–5
Winner 7. 2007 Japan Open Tennis Championships, Tokyo, Japan Hard   Robert Lindstedt   Frank Dancevic
  Stephen Huss
6–4, 6–4
Winner 8. 2008 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatia Hard (i)   Paul Hanley   Christopher Kas
  Rogier Wassen
6–3, 3–6, [10–8]
Runner-up 2. 2009 BMW Open, Munich, Germany Clay   Ashley Fisher   Jan Hernych
  Ivo Minář
4–6, 4–6
Winner 9. 2009 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, Newport, United States Grass   Rajeev Ram   Michael Kohlmann
  Rogier Wassen
6–7(6–8), 7–6(9–7), [10–6]
Runner-up 3. 2009 Atlanta Tennis Championships, Indianapolis, United States Hard   Ashley Fisher   Ernests Gulbis
  Dmitry Tursunov
4–6, 6–3, [9–11]
Runner-up 4. 2009 Japan Open Tennis Championships, Tokyo, Japan Hard   Ross Hutchins   Julian Knowle
  Jürgen Melzer
2–6, 7–5, [8–10]
Runner-up 5. 2010 ATP Sydney, Sydney, Australia Hard   Ross Hutchins   Daniel Nestor
  Nenad Zimonjić
3–6, 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 6. 2010 ATP Memphis, Memphis, United States Hard (i)   Ross Hutchins   John Isner
  Sam Querrey
4–6, 4–6

Grand Slam Men's Doubles Performance TimelineEdit

Tournament 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Australian Open 1R A A 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 3R 3R 1R 3R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 13 10–13
French Open A A A 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A 2R 0 / 11 5–11
Wimbledon A A A Q2 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 3R 2R 2R A 1R 0 / 10 5–10
US Open A A A Q1 3R 2R 2R 2R 1R 3R 1R 1R 2R A 1R 0 / 10 8–10
Grand Slam SR 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 44 0 / 44
Grand Slam Win-Loss 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–2 4–4 3–4 2–4 2–4 2–4 5–4 3–4 3–4 2–4 0–1 1–4 28 / 44 28–44

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