Leoš Friedl

Leoš Friedl (born 1 January 1977) is a retired Czech tennis player.

Leoš Friedl
Friedl 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidenceDusejov, Czech Republic
Born (1977-01-01) 1 January 1977 (age 45)
Jindřichův Hradec, Czechoslovakia
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro1997
Retired2011
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$1,221,403
Singles
Career record3–5
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 353 (13 November 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2000)
WimbledonQ1 (1998)
Doubles
Career record254–242
Career titles16
8 Challenger, 8 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 14 (8 August 2005)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2002, 2004)
French OpenQF (2001)
Wimbledon3R (2005, 2009)
US OpenQF (2006)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2004, 2005, 2006)
French Open2R (2003, 2006)
WimbledonW (2001)
US OpenSF (2003)
Last updated on: 10 December 2021.

Friedl's career-high ATP doubles ranking was No. 14, achieved on 8 August 2005. He often partnered in doubles with František Čermák. His career-high ATP singles ranking was No. 353, achieved on 13 November 2000. He was coached by Lubomir Gerla.

In his career, he won 16 ATP Tour doubles titles and the 2001 Wimbledon mixed-doubles title with Daniela Hantuchová, where they beat Mike Bryan and Liezel Huber, 4–6, 6–3, 6–2.

Significant finalsEdit

Mixed doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 2001 Wimbledon Grass   Daniela Hantuchová   Mike Bryan
  Liezel Huber
4–6, 6–3, 6–2

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles: 32 (16 titles, 16 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP Masters 1000 Series (0–0)
ATP 500 Series (4–0)
ATP 250 Series (12–16)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–4)
Clay (16–11)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Finals by setting
Outdoors (16–16)
Indoors (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jul 2000 San Marino Open, San Marino International Series Clay   Tomáš Cibulec   Gastón Etlis
  Jack Waite
7–6(7–1), 7–5
Loss 1–1 Aug 2001 Long Island Open, United States International Series Hard   Radek Štěpánek   Jonathan Stark
  Kevin Ullyett
1–6, 4–6
Win 2–1 Jul 2002 Sopot Open, Poland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Jeff Coetzee
  Nathan Healey
7–5, 7–5
Loss 2–2 Sep 2002 Palermo, Italy International Series Clay   František Čermák   Lucas Arnold Ker
  Luis Lobo
4–6, 6–4, 2–6
Loss 2–3 Jan 2003 Chennai, India International Series Hard   František Čermák   Julian Knowle
  Michael Kohlmann
6–7(1–7), 6–7(3–7)
Loss 2–4 Jan 2003 Auckland, New Zealand International Series Hard   Tomáš Cibulec   David Adams
  Robbie Koenig
6–7(5–7), 6–3, 3–6
Loss 2–5 Feb 2003 Santiago, Chile International Series Clay   František Čermák   Agustín Calleri
  Mariano Hood
3–6, 6–1, 4–6
Win 3–5 Apr 2003 Casablanca, Morocco International Series Clay   František Čermák   Devin Bowen
  Ashley Fisher
6–3, 7–5
Loss 3–6 Jul 2003 Gstaad, Switzerland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Leander Paes
  David Rikl
3–6, 3–6
Loss 3–7 Aug 2003 Sopot Open, Poland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Mariusz Fyrstenberg
  Marcin Matkowski
4–6, 7–6(9–7), 3–6
Loss 3–8 Sep 2003 Palermo, Italy International Series Clay   František Čermák   Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood
6–7(6–8), 7–6(7–3), 3–6
Loss 3–9 Feb 2004 Bahia, Brazil International Series Clay   Tomas Behrend   Mariusz Fyrstenberg
  Marcin Matkowski
2–6, 2–6
Loss 3–10 Apr 2004 Estoril, Portugal International Series Clay   František Čermák   Juan Ignacio Chela
  Gastón Gaudio
2–6, 1–6
Loss 3–11 May 2004 St. Pölten, Austria International Series Clay   Tomáš Cibulec   Mariano Hood
  Petr Pála
6–3, 5–7, 4–6
Win 4–11 Jul 2004 Kitzbühel, Austria Championship Series Clay   František Čermák   Lucas Arnold Ker
  Martín García
6–3, 7–5
Win 5–11 Aug 2004 Sopot Open, Poland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Sebastián Prieto
  Martín García
2–6, 6–2, 6–3
Win 6–11 Feb 2005 Buenos Aires, Argentina International Series Clay   František Čermák   Sebastián Prieto
  José Acasuso
6–2, 7–5
Win 7–11 Feb 2005 Bahia, Brazil International Series Clay   František Čermák   Ignacio González King
  José Acasuso
6–4, 6–4
Win 8–11 Apr 2005 Casablanca, Morocco International Series Clay   František Čermák   Martín García
  Luis Horna
6–4, 6–3
Win 9–11 May 2005 Estoril, Portugal International Series Clay   František Čermák   Juan Ignacio Chela
  Tommy Robredo
6–3, 6–4
Loss 9–12 Jun 2005 Rosmalen, Netherlands International Series Grass   Tomáš Cibulec   Cyril Suk
  Pavel Vízner
3–6, 4–6
Win 10–12 Jul 2005 Gstaad, Switzerland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Michael Kohlmann
  Rainer Schüttler
7–6(8–6), 7–6(13–11)
Win 11–12 Jul 2005 Kitzbühel, Austria Championship Series Clay   Andrei Pavel   Christophe Rochus
  Olivier Rochus
6–2, 6–7(5–7), 6–0
Loss 11–13 Jan 2006 Sydney, Australia International Series Hard   František Čermák   Fabrice Santoro
  Nenad Zimonjić
1–6, 4–6
Loss 11–14 Feb 2006 Santiago, Chile International Series Clay   František Čermák   José Acasuso
  Sebastián Prieto
6–7(2–7), 4–6
Win 12–14 Feb 2006 Buenos Aires, Argentina International Series Clay   František Čermák   Vasilis Mazarakis
  Boris Pašanski
6–1, 6–2
Win 13–14 Mar 2006 Acapulco, Mexico Championship Series Clay   František Čermák   Potito Starace
  Filippo Volandri
7–5, 6–2
Loss 13–15 May 2006 Estoril, Portugal International Series Clay   Lucas Arnold Ker   Lukáš Dlouhý
  Pavel Vízner
3–6, 1–6
Win 14–15 Aug 2006 Sopot Open, Poland International Series Clay   František Čermák   Sebastián Prieto
  Martín García
6–3, 7–5
Loss 14–16 May 2007 Pörtschach, Austria International Series Clay   David Škoch   Simon Aspelin
  Julian Knowle
6–7(6–8), 7–5, [5–10]
Win 15–16 Jul 2007 Stuttgart, Germany Championship Series Clay   František Čermák   Guillermo García López
  Fernando Verdasco
6–4, 6–4
Win 16–16 Aug 2010 Umag, Croatia 250 Series Clay   Filip Polášek   František Čermák
  Michal Mertiňák
6–3, 7–6(9–7)

ATP Challenger and ITF Futures FinalsEdit

Singles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger (0–0)
ITF Futures (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Nov 2004 Czech Republic F6, Hrotovice Futures Hard   Jakub Hasek 5–7, 4–6

Doubles: 34 (16–18)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger (8–16)
ITF Futures (8–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–1)
Clay (11–14)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (4–3)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Feb 1998 Austria F1, Bergheim Futures Carpet   Martin Stepanek   Markus Menzler
  Markus Wislsperger
7–6, 3–6, 6–4
Win 2–0 Jun 1998 Germany F9, Villingen Futures Clay   Steven Randjelovic   Adriano Ferreira
  Cristiano Testa
6–4, 6–4
Win 3–0 Jul 1998 Slovenia F1, Kranj Futures Clay   Petr Kovacka   Boris Borgula
  Vladimir Platenik
6–3, 6–3
Loss 3–1 Jul 1998 Slovenia F2, Portoroz Futures Clay   Petr Kovacka   Andrej Kracman
  Blaz Trupej
4–6, 5–7
Win 4–1 Aug 1998 Slovenia F4, Ljubljana Futures Clay   Petr Kovacka   Jan Vacek
  Jan Hernych
6–3, 6–2
Loss 4–2 Aug 1998 Nettingsdorf, Austria Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Tomas Krupa
  Borut Urh
1–6, 4–6
Win 5–2 Sep 1998 Alpirsbach, Germany Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Marcus Hilpert
  Filippo Veglio
6–1, 7–6
Loss 5–3 Sep 1998 Brasov, Romania Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Juan-Ignacio Carrasco
  Jairo Velasco
4–6, 6–3, 2–6
Loss 5–4 Sep 1998 Budapest, Hungary Challenger Clay   Radek Štěpánek   Gabor Koves
  Thomas Strengberger
4–6, 4–6
Win 6–4 Feb 1999 Great Britain F1, Leeds Futures Carpet   Borut Urh   Regis Lavergne
  Ivan Ljubicic
7–6, 7–5
Win 7–4 Feb 1999 Great Britain F2, Chigwell Futures Carpet   Borut Urh   David Sherwood
  Tom Spinks
7–6, 6–1
Loss 7–5 Feb 1999 Great Britain F3, Eastbourne Futures Carpet   Regis Lavergne   James Davidson
  Kyle Spencer
6–7, 4–6
Loss 7–6 Apr 1999 Nice, France Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Sebastián Prieto
  Martín García
6–7, 4–6
Win 8–6 Jul 1999 Slovenia F1, Kranj Futures Clay   Petr Kovacka   Tomas Catar
  Vladimir Platenik
5–7, 6–2, 6–4
Win 9–6 Jul 1999 Slovenia F2, Portoroz Futures Clay   Petr Kovacka   Ivo Karlovic
  Goran Oresic
7–5, 6–4
Loss 9–7 Aug 1999 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Petr Dezort   Petr Kovacka
  Pavel Kudrnac
0–6, 1–6
Loss 9–8 Sep 1999 Budapest, Hungary Challenger Clay   Daniel Fiala   Harel Levy
  Noam Okun
4–6, 6–4, 2–6
Win 10–8 Feb 2000 Hamburg, Germany Challenger Carpet   Tomas Cibulec   Marc Gienke
  Florian Jeschonek
4–6, 6–3, 6–2
Loss 10–9 Feb 2000 Wolfsburg, Germany Challenger Carpet   Tomas Cibulec   Jan-Ralph Brandt
  Martin Sinner
5–7, 6–3, 6–7(7–9)
Win 11–9 Apr 2000 Cagliari, Italy Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Andrea Gaudenzi
  Diego Nargiso
6–1, 3–6, 7–5
Win 12–9 Apr 2000 Maia, Portugal Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Petr Pala
  Pavel Vizner
6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Loss 12–10 Aug 2000 Poznań, Poland Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Petr Pala
  Pavel Vizner
3–6, 0–6
Loss 12–11 Aug 2000 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Frantisek Cermak
  Ota Fukarek
4–6, 3–6
Win 13–11 Sep 2000 Graz, Austria Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Pavel Kudrnac
  Petr Kovacka
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
Win 14–11 Jul 2002 Ulm, Germany Challenger Clay   David Skoch   Tim Crichton
  Todd Perry
6–3, 4–6, 7–5
Win 15–11 Aug 2002 San Marino, San Marino Challenger Clay   David Skoch   Massimo Bertolini
  Cristian Brandi
6–2, 6–4
Loss 15–12 Sep 2002 Szczecin, Poland Challenger Clay   David Skoch   Jose Acasuso
  Andres Schneiter
4–6, 5–7
Loss 15–13 Nov 2002 Bratislava, Slovakia Challenger Carpet   David Skoch   Scott Humphries
  Mark Merklein
6–3, 4–6, 2–6
Loss 15–14 Apr 2007 Marrakech, Morocco Challenger Clay   Michal Mertinak   Tomas Cibulec
  Jordan Kerr
2–6, 4–6
Loss 15–15 May 2007 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   David Skoch   Tomas Cibulec
  Jordan Kerr
4–6, 2–6
Loss 15–16 Jun 2007 Prostejov, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Tomas Cibulec   Ramon Delgado
  Juan-Pablo Guzman
6–7(8–10), 1–6
Loss 15–17 Nov 2009 Bratislava, Slovakia Challenger Hard   David Skoch   Philipp Marx
  Igor Zelenay
4–6, 4–6
Loss 15–18 May 2010 Bordeaux, France Challenger Clay   Karol Beck   Nicolas Mahut
  Edouard Roger-Vasselin
7–5, 3–6, [7–10]
Win 16–18 Aug 2010 Istanbul, Turkey Challenger Hard   Dusan Vemic   Brian Battistone
  Andreas Siljestrom
7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–3)

Performance timelinesEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# DNQ A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 SR W–L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A 2R 3R 2R 3R 1R 2R 1R 2R A 1R A 0 / 9 8–9 47%
French Open A QF 1R 3R 3R 3R 2R 2R A 2R 1R A 0 / 9 12–9 57%
Wimbledon 1R 2R 2R 2R 1R 3R 1R 2R A 3R 1R 1R 0 / 11 8–11 42%
US Open 1R 2R 1R 3R 1R 2R QF 2R A 3R 1R A 0 / 10 10–10 50%
Win–Loss 0–2 6–4 3–4 6–4 4–4 5–4 5–4 3–4 1–1 5–3 0–4 0–1 0 / 39 38–39 49%
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Indian Wells A Q1 A A 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A A A 0 / 5 2–5 29%
Miami A 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R A A A 0 / 8 1–8 11%
Monte Carlo A 1R 1R SF 2R 1R 2R A A A A A 0 / 6 4–6 40%
Rome A Q1 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R A A A A A 0 / 5 2–5 29%
Madrid NH A A A 1R 1R A A A A A 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Canada A 2R A 2R 1R 2R 1R A A A A A 0 / 5 3–5 38%
Cincinnati A 1R A 2R 2R 2R 1R A A A A A 0 / 5 3–5 38%
Hamburg A A 1R 2R 1R 2R QF A A NMS 0 / 5 3–5 38%
Win–Loss 0–0 1–4 0–4 6–6 4–7 4–8 3–8 0–2 0–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 41 18–41 31%

Mixed DoublesEdit

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 SR W–L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A 2R 2R 2R 1R A A A 0 / 4 3–4 43%
French Open A A 2R 1R 1R 2R A A 1R A 0 / 5 2–5 29%
Wimbledon W 1R SF 3R 3R 2R 2R A A 1R 1 / 8 13–7 65%
US Open A A SF 1R 1R 1R A A A A 0 / 4 3–4 50%
Win–Loss 6–0 0–1 8–3 2–4 2–4 2–4 1–2 0–0 0–1 0–1 1 / 21 21–20 51%

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