Magnus Tideman

Magnus Tideman (born 9 April 1963) is a former professional tennis player from Sweden. He won 1 doubles title and achieved a career-high of World No. 43 in 1988. In singles, he reached the quarterfinals of Toulouse in 1982 (defeating Thierry Tulasne en route) and achieved a career-high ranking of World No. 100 in 1983. Tideman also defeated Manuel Orantes at the 1983 French Open.

Magnus Tideman
Country (sports) Sweden
ResidenceUppsala, Sweden
Born (1963-04-09) 9 April 1963 (age 58)
Uppsala, Sweden
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro1980
Retired1989
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$134,531
Singles
Career record14–35
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 100 (17 January 1983)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1988)
French Open3R (1983)
Wimbledon1R (1983)
Doubles
Career record51–66
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 43 (22 February 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1988)
French Open2R (1983, 1985, 1986)
Wimbledon1R (1983, 1986, 1987, 1988)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (1986, 1988)

After retiring from tennis, he became a tennis coach.

Career finalsEdit

Doubles (1 win)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 1983 Bordeaux, France Clay   Stefan Simonsson   Francisco Yunis
  Juan Carlos Yunis
6–4, 6–2
Loss 1–1 1987 Stuttgart Outdoor, Germany Clay   Mikael Pernfors   Rick Leach
  Tim Pawsat
3–6, 4–6

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