Markos Kalovelonis

Markos Kalovelonis (Greek: Μάρκος Καλοβελώνης, Russian: Марк Георгиевич Каловелонис; born 18 May 1994) is a Greek-Russian tennis player.

Markos Kalovelonis
Марк Георгиевич Каловелонис
Μάρκος Καλοβελώνης
Country (sports) Greece (2011–14; 2019–present)
 Russia (2014–19)
ResidenceNea Ionia, Greece
Born (1994-05-18) 18 May 1994 (age 27)
Marousi, Greece
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro2012
PlaysRight-handed (two handed-backhand)
Prize money$26,223
Singles
Career record3–2 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 445 (13 June 2016)
Current rankingNo. 758 (12 April 2021)
Doubles
Career record3–3 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles17 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 290 (6 June 2016)
Current rankingNo. 408 (12 April 2021)
Team competitions
Davis Cup6–5
Last updated on: 14 December 2015.

Kalovelonis has a career high ATP singles ranking of World No. 445 achieved on 16 June 2016. He also has a career high ATP doubles ranking of World No. 290 achieved on 6 June 2016. Kalovelonis has won 17 ITF doubles titles.

Kalovelonis has represented Greece at the Davis Cup where he has a W/L record of 6–5. He also represented Greece in the ATP Cup in 2020 and 2021.

Kalovelonis is the son of former Greek tennis player, George Kalovelonis and Russian Karina Nazarenko. In 2014, Kalovelonis decided to represent Russia instead of Greece. In 2019, Kalovelonis switched back to represent Greece. He is fluent in Russian,Greek and English.

Futures and Challenger finalsEdit

Singles: 2 (0–2)Edit

Legend
Challengers (0–0)
Futures (0–2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 30 January 2016 Aktobe, Kazakhstan Hard (i)   Sergey Betov 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 4 June 2016 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard   Chen Ti 4–6, 2–6

Doubles: 23 (10–13)Edit

Legend
Challengers (0–0)
Futures (10–13)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 7 April 2012 Heraklion, Greece Carpet   Charalampos Kapogiannis   Björn Propst
  Bastian Trinker
1–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 6 July 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Clay   Angelos Lenis   Karim Hossam
  Karim-Mohamed Maamoun
6–4, 3–6, [10–6]
Winner 3. 13 September 2013 Filippiada, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Valentin Dimov
  Dinko Halachev
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 18 April 2014 Karshi, Uzbekistan Hard   Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev   Piotr Gadomski
  Adam Majchrowicz
5–7, 1–6
Winner 5. 27 June 2014 Istanbul, Turkey Hard   Alexander Merino   Damian Farinola
  Darren Polkinghorne
3–6, 6–1, [10–8]
Runner-up 6. 31 August 2014 Tehran, Iran Clay   Amirvala Madanchi   Vinayak Sharma Kaza
  Vijay Sundar Prashanth
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 2 November 2014 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Ivan Bjelica
  Miljan Zekić
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 8. 8 November 2014 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Sander Gillé
  Alexis Musialek
7–6(7–1), 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 9. 15 November 2014 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Danilo Petrović
  Ilija Vucic
5–7, 2–6
Winner 10. 29 March 2015 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Patrich Grigoriu
  Costin Paval
6–4, 6–2
Winner 11. 4 April 2015 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Patrich Grigoriu
  Costin Paval
2–6, 7–5, [10–5]
Runner-up 12. 11 April 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Lucas Miedler   Martin Fischer
  Jannis Liniger
4–6, 2–6
Winner 13. 18 April 2015 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Alexandros Jakupovic   Joe Salisbury
  Joshua Ward-Hibbert
6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 14. 15 May 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Martin Beran   Gábor Borsos
  Levente Gödry
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 15. 5 June 2015 Andijan, Uzbekistan Hard   Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev   Denis Matsukevitch
  Denys Molchanov
6–2, 6–7(5–7), [12–14]
Runner-up 16. 27 June 2015 Istanbul, Turkey Hard   Temur Ismailov   Tuna Altuna
  Bradley Mousley
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 17. 4 September 2015 Chennai, India Hard   Timur Khabibulin   Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan
  Vijay Sundar Prashanth
6–4, 3–6, [4–10]
Runner-up 18. 18 September 2015 Chennai, India Hard   Kunal Anand   Xin Gao
  Bowen Ouyang
2–6, 7–5, [9–11]
Runner-up 19. 9 October 2015 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Clay   Aleksandar Lazov   Ivan Gakhov
  Aleksandre Metreveli
6–7(4–7), 3–6
Winner 20. 4 December 2015 Lamaca, Cyprus Hard   Konstantinos Economidis   Andrés Artuñedo Martinavarro
  Steven Diez
4–6, 6–3, [10–5]
Runner-up 21. 22 April 2016 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Clay   Aleksandre Metreveli   Saniar Fayziev
  Andrei Vasilevski
2–6, 4–6
Winner 22. 29 April 2016 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Clay   Aleksandre Metreveli   Miki Janković
  Andrei Vasilevski
6–4, 6–1
Winner 23. 27 May 2016 Andijan, Uzbekistan Hard   Sriram Balaji   Roman Khassanov
  Vitaly Kozyukov
6–3, 6–4

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