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Konstantin Vladimirovich Kravchuk (Russian: Константи́н Влади́мирович Кравчу́к; born 23 February 1985) is a Russian professional tennis player. He is known for his strong serve and good skills on fast and indoor courts.

Konstantin Kravchuk
Константин Кравчук
Konstantin Kravchuk 1, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Russia
ResidenceMoscow, Russia
Born (1985-02-23) February 23, 1985 (age 34)
Moscow, USSR
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Turned pro2004
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$1,031,708
Singles
Career record10–28 (26.3% in Grand Slam and ATP World Tour main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
3 Challengers, 7 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 78 (7 November 2016)
Current rankingNo. 323 (16 April 2018)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2017)
French Open2R (2017)
Wimbledon1R (2014)
US Open1R (2015)
Doubles
Career record18–20 (47.4% in Grand Slam and ATP World Tour main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
13 Challengers, 6 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 100 (17 March 2014)
Current rankingNo. 621 (16 April 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (2016)
Last updated on: 16 April 2018.
Medal record
Representing  Russia
Tennis
Universiade
Silver medal – second place 2013 Kazan Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Kazan Singles
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Kazan Team

Personal lifeEdit

Kravchuk was born in Moscow to Vladimir, a chief of security, and Irina, a psychologist. He started playing tennis at age five. His mother played amateur tennis and it was her dream that the son become a professional tennis player.[1]

Kravchuk married Veronika, a fashion model, on 12 February 2011;[2] the couple have a daughter, Eva.[1]

CareerEdit

In 2013 at age 28 Kravchuk made his debut at the Davis Cup in the 2013 Davis Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I Second round play-off match against South Africa. In the third rubber, he partnered with Andrey Kuznetsov and defeated Raven Klaasen and Tucker Vorster in four sets. Kravchuk also took part in the fifth dead rubber against Jacob Coenraad de Klerk, who retired during the first set of the match.

After his debut Kravchuk took part in all matches in the Davis Cup until the 2017 season. He played all the doubles matches partnering with five different teammates.

Career finalsEdit

Universiade medal matchesEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 silver medal)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Silver 2013 Kazan Universiade Hard   Victor Baluda   Lee Hsin-han
  Peng Hsien-yin
3–6, 4–6

Futures and Challenger finalsEdit

Singles: 20 (10 titles, 10 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Challengers (3–8)
Futures (7–2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 21 August 2004 Krasnoarmeysk, Russia Hard   Philipp Mukhometov 6–2, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 2. 18 November 2006 Sergiyev Posad, Russia Hard (i)   Alexey Kedryuk 6–1, 5–7, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 3. 8 December 2007 Frýdlant nad Ostravicí, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Miloslav Mečíř Jr. 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 4. 10 May 2008 Andijan, Uzbekistan Hard   Ryan Young 6–3, 6–3
Winner 5. 6 December 2009 Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia Carpet (i)   Marcel Granollers 1–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 6. 24 July 2010 Penza, Russia Hard   Mikhail Kukushkin 3–6, 7–6(7–3), 3–6
Runner-up 7. 29 August 2010 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard   Igor Kunitsyn 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 8. 18 September 2010 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Grigor Dimitrov 1–6, 4–6
Winner 9. 24 February 2013 Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Andis Juška 6–4, 5–7, 6–4
Runner-up 10. 2 March 2013 Yoshkar-Ola, Russia Hard (i)   Boy Westerhof 6–1, 2–6, 4–6
Winner 11. 23 March 2013 Tyumen, Russia Hard (i)   Alexey Vatutin 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 12. 30 March 2013 Novokuznetsk, Russia Hard (i)   Sergey Betov 6–4, 6–1
Winner 13. 7 June 2014 Moscow, Russia Clay   Philipp Davydenko 6–4, 7–6(7–2)
Runner-up 14. 22 March 2015 Kazan, Russia Hard (i)   Aslan Karatsev 4–6, 6–4, 3–6
Runner-up 15. 3 May 2015 Taipei, Taiwan Carpet (i)   Sam Groth 7–6(7–5), 4–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 16. 1 May 2016 Taipei, Taiwan Carpet (i)   Daniel Evans 6–3, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 17. 8 May 2016 Busan, South Korea Hard   Daniel Evans 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 18. 19 June 2016 Fergana, Uzbekistan Hard   Radu Albot 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 19. 31 July 2016 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard   Evgeny Donskoy 3–6, 3–6
Winner 20. 15 October 2016 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard   Denis Istomin 7–5, 6–4

Doubles: 40 (19 titles, 21 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Challengers (13–12)
Futures (6–9)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 18 February 2005 Zagreb, Croatia Hard (i)   Alexander Pavlioutchenkov   Jakub Hašek
  Robin Vik
6–2, 6–7(2–7), 6–7(5–7)
Winner 2. 7 May 2005 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard   Raven Klaasen   Sergei Demekhine
  Andrei Stoliarov
6–2, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 3. 19 June 2005 Istanbul, Turkey Hard (i)   Alexander Pavlioutchenkov   Frank Moser
  Bernard Parun
6–4, 6–7(2–7), 4–6
Runner-up 4. 5 August 2005 Saransk, Russia Clay   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Flavio Cipolla
  Simon Stadler
6–7(2–7), 6–4, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 5. 19 August 2005 Noginsk, Russia Carpet   Alexander Pavlioutchenkov   Mikhail Elgin
  Mikhail Filima
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 10 September 2005 Minsk, Belarus Hard   Denis Matsukevich   Sergei Demekhine
  Alexandre Krasnoroutskiy
6–7(8–10), 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 7. 18 September 2005 Minsk, Belarus Clay   Denis Matsukevich   Sergei Demekhine
  Alexandre Krasnoroutskiy
2–6, 6–4, 1–6
Runner-up 8. 22 April 2006 Guliston, Uzbekistan Hard   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Mikhail Elgin
  Alexey Kedryuk
7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 18 June 2006 Minsk, Belarus Clay   Denis Matsukevich   Alexandr Dolgopolov
  Serguei Tarasevitch
6–7(4–7), 6–4, 3–6
Runner-up 10. 14 April 2007 Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Evgeny Kirillov   Sergey Betov
  Vladimir Voltchkov
6–7(5–7), 3–6
Winner 11. 21 April 2007 Tyumen, Russia Hard (i)   Evgeny Kirillov   Artem Sitak
  Dmitri Sitak
7–6(7–5), 6–4
Winner 12. 12 April 2008 Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Sergei Demekhine   Chris Eaton
  Alexander Slabinsky
6–1, 6–2
Winner 13. 23 May 2008 Fergana, Uzbekistan Hard   Łukasz Kubot   Alexandre Krasnoroutskiy
  Vaja Uzakov
6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 14. 14 December 2008 Frýdlant nad Ostravicí, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Andis Juška   Colin Fleming
  Jonathan Marray
3–6, 2–3 RET
Winner 15. 16 January 2009 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i)   Bastian Knittel   David Klier
  Philipp Marx
1–6, 7–6(7–1), [10–4]
Winner 16. 28 March 2009 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Hard (i)   Dawid Olejniczak   James Auckland
  Rogier Wassen
6–2, 3–6, [10–7]
Winner 17. 10 April 2009 Moscow, Russia Carpet (i)   Lukáš Lacko   Pavel Chekhov
  Valery Rudnev
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 18. 17 April 2009 Tyumen, Russia Carpet (i)   Evgeny Donskoy   Alexey Kedryuk
  Denis Matsukevich
3–6, 7–6(9–7), [13–15]
Runner-up 19. 18 September 2009 Mulhouse, France Hard (i)   Alexander Kudryavtsev   Ruben Bemelmans
  Yannick Mertens
6–3, 7–6(8–6)
Runner-up 20. 19 June 2010 Bytom, Poland Clay   Ivan Sergeyev   Ivo Klec
  Artem Smirnov
6–1, 3–6, [3–10]
Winner 21. 30 July 2011 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard   Denys Molchanov   Arnau Brugués-Davi
  Malek Jaziri
7–6(7–4), 6–7(1–7), [10–3]
Runner-up 22. 19 August 2011 Karshi, Uzbekistan Hard   Denys Molchanov   Mikhail Elgin
  Alexander Kudryavtsev
6–3, 3–6, [9–11]
Winner 23. 20 July 2012 Penza, Russia Hard   Nikolaus Moser   Yuki Bhambri
  Divij Sharan
6–7(5–7), 6–3, [10–7]
Winner 24. 29 July 2012 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard   Denys Molchanov   Karol Beck
  Kamil Čapkovič
6–4, 6–3
Winner 25. 11 August 2012 Pozoblanco, Spain Hard   Denys Molchanov   Adrian Mannarino
  Maxime Teixeira
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 26. 25 August 2012 Segovia, Spain Hard   Nikolaus Moser   Stefano Ianni
  Florin Mergea
2–6, 3–6
Winner 27. 30 September 2012 Lermontov, Russia Clay   Denys Molchanov   Andrey Golubev
  Yuri Schukin
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 28. 24 November 2012 Tyumen, Russia Hard (i)   Denys Molchanov   Ivo Klec
  Andreas Siljeström
3–6, 2–6
Winner 29. 23 February 2013 Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Andis Juška   Alexander Bury
  Nikolai Fidirko
6–4, 3–6, [10–6]
Runner-up 30. 7 April 2013 Saint-Brieuc, France Hard (i)   Jesse Huta Galung   Tomasz Bednarek
  Andreas Siljeström
3–6, 6–4, [7–10]
Runner-up 31. 10 May 2013 Karshi, Uzbekistan Hard   Jordan Kerr   Chen Ti
  Guillermo Olaso
6–7(5–7), 5–7
Winner 32. 17 August 2013 Kazan, Russia Hard   Victor Baluda   Ivo Klec
  Jürgen Zopp
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 33. 15 February 2014 Bergamo, Italy Hard (i)   Denys Molchanov   Karol Beck
  Michal Mertiňák
6–4, 5–7, [6–10]
Winner 34. 2 March 2014 Cherbourg, France Hard   Henri Kontinen   Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  Albano Olivetti
6–4, 6–7(3–7), [10–7]
Runner-up 35. 15 March 2014 Kazan, Russia Hard (i)   Victor Baluda   Flavio Cipolla
  Goran Tošić
6–3, 5–7, [10–12]
Winner 36. 6 September 2014 Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France Hard   Pierre-Hugues Herbert   David Guez
  Martin Vaïsse
6–1, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 37. 1 August 2015 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard   Denys Molchanov   Chung Yun-seong
  Jurabek Karimov
6–2, 6–2
Winner 38. 4 October 2015 Ağrı, Turkey Hard   Denys Molchanov   Alexander Igoshin
  Yaraslav Shyla
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 39. 19 March 2016 Kazan, Russia Hard (i)   Philipp Oswald   Alexander Bury
  Igor Zelenay
2–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Winner 40. 2 April 2016 Ra'anana, Israel Hard   Denys Molchanov   Jonathan Erlich
  Philipp Oswald
4–6, 7–6(7–1), [10–4]

Davis CupEdit

Participations: (10–7)Edit

Group membership
World Group (0–2)
WG Play-off (1–3)
Group I (9–2)
Group II (0–0)
Group III (0–0)
Group IV (0–0)
Matches by surface
Hard (10–6)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Matches by type
Singles (3–3)
Doubles (7–4)
Rubber outcome No. Rubber Match type (partner if any) Opponent nation Opponent player(s) Score
 5–0; 25–27 October 2013; Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia; Europe/Africa Second round play-off; Hard(i) surface
Victory 1 III Doubles (with Andrey Kuznetsov)   South Africa Raven Klaasen / Tucker Vorster 2–6, 6–3, 7–6(7–4), 6–2
Victory 2 V Singles (dead rubber) Jacob Coenraad de Klerk 4–1, ret.
 2–3; 31 January – 2 February 2014; Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia; Europe/Africa First round; Hard(i) surface
Defeat 3 III Doubles (with Karen Khachanov)   Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg / Marcin Matkowski 6–2, 4–6, 1–6, 0–6
 4–1; 12–14 September 2014; Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia; Europe/Africa Second round play-off; Hard(i) surface
Victory 4 III Doubles (with Andrey Rublev)   Portugal Gastão Elias / João Sousa 6–3, 6–4, 6–4
Defeat 5 IV Singles (dead rubber) Rui Machado 7–6(7–4), 4–6, 1–6
 4–1; 6–8 March 2015; Sport Complex Gazprom Dobycha Yamburg, Novy Urengoy, Russia; Europe/Africa First round; Hard(i) surface
Victory 6 III Doubles (with Andrey Rublev)   Denmark Thomas Kromann / Frederik Nielsen 6–1, 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
 3–2; 17–19 July 2015; Fetisov Arena, Vladivostok, Russia; Europe/Africa Second round; Hard(i) surface
Victory 7 III Doubles (with Evgeny Donskoy)   Spain Marc López / David Marrero 4–6, 7–6(7–3), 5–7, 7–5, 6–4
 1–4; 18–20 September 2015; Baikal-Arena, Irkutsk, Russia; World Group play-offs; Hard(i) surface
Defeat 8 III Doubles (with Evgeny Donskoy)   Italy Simone Bolelli / Fabio Fognini 5–7, 6–2, 6–7(5–7), 6–7(2–7)
Defeat 9 V Singles (dead rubber) Paolo Lorenzi 4–6, 6–7(3–7)
 5–0; 4–6 March 2016; Kazan Tennis Academy, Kazan, Russia; Europe/Africa First round; Hard(i) surface
Victory 10 III Doubles (with Evgeny Donskoy)   Sweden Johan Brunström / Robert Lindstedt 6–3, 7–6(7–5), 6–2
Victory 11 V Singles (dead rubber) Daniel Windahl 6–2, 6–2
 4–1; 15–17 July 2016; National Tennis Centre, Moscow, Russia; Europe/Africa Second round; Hard surface
Victory 12 III Doubles (with Andrey Rublev)   Netherlands Robin Haase / Matwé Middelkoop 6–3, 6–4, 7–5
Victory 13 IV Singles (dead rubber) Robin Haase 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
 3–1; 17–18 September 2016; National Tennis Center, Moscow, Russia; World Group play-offs; Hard surface
Victory 14 III Doubles (with Andrey Rublev)   Kazakhstan Andrey Golubev / Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6–3, 6–7(3–7), 6–2, 7–5
 1–4; 3–5 February 2017; Čair Sports Center, Niš, Serbia; World Group; Hard(i) surface
Defeat 15 III Doubles (with Andrey Kuznetsov)   Serbia Viktor Troicki / Nenad Zimonjić 3–6, 6–7(3–7), 7–6(7–5), 4–6
Defeat 16 IV Singles (dead rubber) Dušan Lajović 3–6, 6–4, 3–6
 1–3; 15–17 September 2017; Kopaszi Dam, Budapest, Hungary; World Group play-offs; Clay surface
Defeat 17 III Doubles (with Daniil Medvedev)   Serbia Attila Balázs / Márton Fucsovics 6–7(4–7), 4–6, 6–7(4–7)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Кравчук: сыграть за сборную – моя детская мечта" (in Russian). championat.com. 25 October 2013. Retrieved 4 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Konstantin Kravchuk / Bio". ATP. Retrieved 4 November 2016.

External linksEdit