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Joshua Eagle (born 10 May 1973[1]) is a former professional male tennis player and current professional tennis coach from Australia. In January 2013 he was appointed as the Australian Davis Cup coach, having previously won Tennis Australia's elite coaching excellence award in 2012 for helping Australian Marinko Matosevic break into the top 50 from outside 200. He was born in Toowoomba, Queensland and now lives in Noosa, Queensland. He stands at 1.83 m and weighs 90 kg, and is classified as a doubles specialist. Eagle has won five ATP doubles titles.

Joshua Eagle
Country (sports)Australia Australia
ResidenceNoosa, Queensland
Born (1973-05-10) 10 May 1973 (age 46)
Toowoomba, Queensland
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$1,421,375
Singles
Career record3–12
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 219 (28 Feb 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (1994)
French Open1R (1994)
Doubles
Career record262–229
Career titles5
Highest rankingNo. 11 (23 April 2001)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2000, 2001)
French OpenQF (1997)
Wimbledon3R (2002, 2003)
US Open3R (2001, 2003)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian OpenF (2001)
French OpenQF (1998)
WimbledonSF (2000)
US OpenQF (1996, 2000)

Eagle is married to former professional tennis player Barbara Schett.[2] They have a son who was born in 2009.

Doubles wins (5)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1995 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Andrew Florent   Sébastien Lareau
  Jeff Tarango
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 1996 Oporto, Portugal Clay   Andrew Florent   Emanuel Couto
  Bernardo Mota
6–4, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. 1996 Båstad, Sweden Clay   Peter Nyborg   David Ekerot
  Jeff Tarango
4–6, 6–3, 4–6
Winner 1. 1998 Adelaide, Australia Hard   Andrew Florent   Ellis Ferreira
  Rick Leach
6–4, 6–7, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 1998 Munich, Germany Clay   Andrew Florent   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
0–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 1998 s'Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass   Andrew Florent   Guillaume Raoux
  Jan Siemerink
6–7, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 1998 Stuttgart Outdoor, Germany Clay   Jim Grabb   Olivier Delaître
  Fabrice Santoro
1–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 1998 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Andrew Kratzmann   Tom Kempers
  Daniel Orsanic
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 8. 2000 Delray Beach, U.S. Hard   Andrew Florent   Brian MacPhie
  Nenad Zimonjić
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 2000 Estoril, Portugal Clay   David Adams   Donald Johnson
  Piet Norval
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 10. 2000 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Andrew Florent   Pablo Albano
  Cyril Suk
3–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 11. 2000 Toronto, Canada Hard   Andrew Florent   Sébastien Lareau
  Daniel Nestor
3–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 2001 Dubai, UAE Hard   Sandon Stolle   Daniel Nestor
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 12. 2001 Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay   Andrew Florent   Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
6–3, 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 13. 2002 Sydney, Australia Hard   Sandon Stolle   Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 14. 2002 Dubai, UAE Hard   Sandon Stolle   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
6–3, 3–6, [11–13]
Winner 3. 2002 Gstaad, Switzerland Clay   David Rikl   Massimo Bertolini
  Cristian Brandi
7–6(7–5), 6–4
Winner 4. 2002 Stuttgart, Germany Clay   David Rikl   David Adams
  Gastón Etlis
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 15. 2002 Moscow, Russia Carpet   Sandon Stolle   Roger Federer
  Max Mirnyi
4–6, 6–7
Winner 5. 2002 Vienna, Austria Hard   Sandon Stolle   Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 16. 2003 Sydney, Australia Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Paul Hanley
  Nathan Healey
6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 17. 2003 Munich, Germany Clay   Jared Palmer   Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 18. 2003 Nottingham, UK Grass   Jared Palmer   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
6–7, 6–4, 6–7
Runner-up 19. 2003 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard   Sjeng Schalken   Jan-Michael Gambill
  Travis Parrott
4–6, 6–3, 5–7

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ "Player Profile: Joshua Eagle". ATP Tour. Retrieved 7 February 2009.
  2. ^ Baby Boom: Tennis Players Become Parents Archived 20 February 2009 at the Wayback Machine Tennis.com, 30 December 2008

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