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Jordi Arrese i Castañé (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈʒɔɾði əˈrezə j kəstəˈɲe]; born 29 August 1964) is a former professional tennis player from Spain.

Jordi Arrese
Country (sports) Spain
ResidenceBarcelona, Spain
Born (1964-08-29) 29 August 1964 (age 55)
Barcelona
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro1982
Retired1998
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,847,136
Singles
Career record224–210
Career titles6
Highest rankingNo. 23 (4 November 1991)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open3R (1985, 1987)
Wimbledon1R (1991)
Other tournaments
Olympic GamesF (1992)
Doubles
Career record83–112
Career titles4
Highest rankingNo. 62 (14 August 1995)

Born in Barcelona, Arrese won the men's singles silver medal at the 1992 Olympic Games in his home town. In the final, he was defeated in a marathon five-set match by Marc Rosset of Switzerland, 7–6, 6–4, 3–6, 4–6, 8–6.

During his career, Arrese won six top-level singles and four tour doubles titles, and reached a career-high singles ranking of world No. 23.

Career finalsEdit

Singles: 12 (6 titles, 6 runner-ups)Edit

Winner - Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
Olympic Games (0–1)
ATP Masters Series (0–0)
ATP Championship Series (0–0)
ATP Tour (6–5)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 1989 Madrid, Spain Clay   Martín Jaite 3–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 1990 San Remo, Italy Clay   Juan Aguilera 6–2, 6–2
Winner 2. 1990 Prague, Czechoslovakia Clay   Nicklas Kulti 7–6(7–3), 7–6(8–6)
Winner 3. 1991 Madrid, Spain Clay   Marcelo Filippini 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 1991 Genova, Italy Clay   Carl-Uwe Steeb 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. 1991 Hilversum, Netherlands Clay   Magnus Gustafsson 7–5, 6–7(2–7), 6–2, 1–6, 0–6
Runner-up 4. 1991 Athens, Greece Clay   Sergi Bruguera 5–7, 3–6
Winner 4. 1991 Buzios, Brazil Clay   Jaime Oncins 1–6, 6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 5. 1992 Hilversum, Netherlands Clay   Karel Nováček 2–6, 3–6, 6–2, 5–7
Runner-up 6. 1992 Olympic Games, Barcelona Clay   Marc Rosset 6–7(2–7), 4–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–8
Winner 5. 1992 Athens, Greece Clay   Sergi Bruguera 7–5, 3–0 ret.
Winner 6. 1993 Athens, Greece Clay   Alberto Berasategui 6–4, 3–6, 6–3

Doubles: 10 (6 titles, 4 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 1985 Bologna, Italy Clay   Alberto Tous   Paolo Canè
  Simone Colombo
5–7, 4–6
Winner 1. 1986 Bordeaux, France Clay   David De Miguel   Ronald Agénor
  Mansour Bahrami
7–5, 6–4
Winner 2. 1989 Prague, Czechoslovakia Clay   Horst Skoff   Petr Korda
  Tomáš Šmíd
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 1991 San Marino Clay   Carlos Costa   Christian Miniussi
  Diego Pérez
6–3, 3–6, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 1993 Umag, Croatia Clay   Francisco Roig   Filip Dewulf
  Tom Vanhoudt
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 1994 San Marino Clay   Renzo Furlan   Neil Broad
  Greg Van Emburgh
4–6, 6–7
Runner-up 4. 1994 Bucharest, Romania Clay   José Antonio Conde   Wayne Arthurs
  Simon Youl
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 1995 Oporto, Portugal Clay   Àlex Corretja   Tomás Carbonell
  Francisco Roig
3–6, 6–7
Runner-up 6. 1995 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Wayne Arthurs   Francisco Montana
  Greg Van Emburgh
7–6, 3–6, 6–7
Winner 4. 1995 San Marino Clay   Andrew Kratzmann   Pablo Albano
  Federico Mordegan
7–6, 3–6, 6–2

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