Juan Garat (tennis)
Juan Garat (born May 16, 1973) is a former professional tennis player from Argentina.
|Born||May 16, 1973|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Highest ranking||No. 249 (May 3, 1993)|
|Career titles||1 (ATP)|
|Highest ranking||No. 85 (March 28, 1994)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|French Open||2R (1994)|
|Wimbledon||1R (1993, 1994)|
|US Open||1R (1994)|
He played collegiate tennis for Troy University in Troy, Alabama from 1989 to 1993. While a member of the Trojans tennis team, he helped lead them to the NCAA Championships during the 1993 season. The Trojans finished the season ranked No. 8 in the Rolex National Rankings. For Garat's successes during his senior season, he was named an ITA All-American.
Upon graduating from Troy in 1993, Garat became a full-time professional tennis player, enjoying most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career, he won one doubles title. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 85 in 1994.
Doubles (1 titles, 2 runner-ups)Edit
|Win||1.||Aug 1993||Kitzbühel, Austria||Clay||Roberto Saad|| Marius Barnard
|6–4, 3–6, 6–3|
|Loss||1.||Aug 1993||San Marino||Clay||Roberto Saad|| Daniel Orsanic
|4–6, 6–1, 3–6|
|Loss||2.||Sep 1993||Palermo, Italy||Clay||Jorge Lozano|| Sergio Casal