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Martin Damm (born 1 August 1972) is a former a professional tennis player from the Czech Republic. He is best known as a doubles player (his highest ranking being No. 5 in the world in April 2007). His highest singles ranking was No. 42 in August 1997. Damm won a total of 40 titles in doubles, including one Grand Slam title. He reached 5 singles finals.

Martin Damm
Damm and Lindstedt 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Martin Damm (left), with doubles partner Robert Lindstedt (right)
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidenceBradenton, FL, USA
Born (1972-08-01) 1 August 1972 (age 46)
Liberec, Czechoslovakia
(now Czech Republic)
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Turned pro1990
Retired2011
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$5,730,972
Singles
Career record157–210
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 42 (18 August 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1994)
French Open2R (1999)
Wimbledon3R (1994, 2000)
US Open3R (1997)
Doubles
Career record567–412
Career titles40
Highest rankingNo. 5 (30 April 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenF (2006)
French OpenQF (2002, 2005)
WimbledonSF (1997, 2006)
US OpenW (2006)

Married to Michaela Damm, two sons, one daughter: Maxmillian Martin (born 1 February 2002), Martin Joseph (born 30 September 2003), Laura Michelle Damm (born 3 December 2007) all were born in Bradenton, Florida USA. His sons are also playing tennis.

He played his last tournament in September 2011 at the US Open (with Stepanek) and lost to Fleming/Hutchins 63 63.

Contents

Grand Slam finalsEdit

Men's Doubles: 3 (1–2)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1993 US Open Hard   Karel Nováček   Ken Flach
  Rick Leach
7–6(7–3), 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2006 Australian Open Hard   Leander Paes   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
6–4, 3–6, 4–6
Winner 2006 US Open Hard   Leander Paes   Jonas Björkman
  Max Mirnyi
6–7(5–7), 6–4, 6–3

Mixed Doubles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 2006 US Open Hard   Květa Peschke   Martina Navratilova
  Bob Bryan
2–6, 3–6

Doubles finals (64)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (1)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (4)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (9)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (26)
Titles by Surface
Hard (21)
Clay (5)
Grass (5)
Carpet (9)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 8 March 1993 Copenhagen Carpet   Daniel Vacek   David Adams
  Andrei Olhovskiy
3–6, 6–3, 3–6
Winner 1. 22 March 1993 Zaragoza Carpet   Karel Nováček   Mike Bauer
  David Rikl
2–6, 6–4, 7–5
Winner 2. 3 May 1993 Munich Clay   Henrik Holm   Carl-Uwe Steeb
  Karel Nováček
6–0, 3–6, 7–5
Runner-up 2. 13 September 1993 US Open Hard   Karel Nováček   Ken Flach
  Rick Leach
7–6(7–3), 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 7 February 1994 Marseille Carpet   Yevgeny Kafelnikov   Jan Siemerink
  Daniel Vacek
7–6, 4–6, 1–6
Winner 3. 7 March 1994 Copenhagen Carpet   Brett Steven   David Prinosil
  Udo Riglewski
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 21 March 1994 Zaragoza Carpet   Karel Nováček   Henrik Holm
  Anders Järryd
5–7, 2–6
Winner 4. 4 April 1994 Osaka Hard   Sandon Stolle   David Adams
  Andrei Olhovskiy
6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. 17 October 1994 Ostrava Carpet   Karel Nováček   Gary Muller
  Piet Norval
6–4, 1–6, 6–3
Runner-up 5. 25 October 1994 Lyon Carpet   Patrick Rafter   Jakob Hlasek
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
7–6, 6–7, 6–7
Winner 6. 6 March 1995 Rotterdam Carpet   Anders Järryd   Tomás Carbonell
  Francisco Roig
6–3, 6–2
Winner 7. 27 March 1995 St. Petersburg Carpet   Anders Järryd   Jakob Hlasek
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 6. 5 February 1996 Zagreb Carpet   Hendrik Jan Davids   Menno Oosting
  Libor Pimek
3–6, 6–7
Runner-up 7. 7 October 1996 Singapore Carpet   Andrei Olhovskiy   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6–7, 6–7
Winner 8. 14 October 1996 Beijing Carpet   Andrei Olhovskiy   Patrik Kühnen
  Gary Muller
6–4, 7–5
Winner 9. 14 April 1997 Hong Kong Hard   Daniel Vacek   Karsten Braasch
  Jeff Tarango
6–3, 6–4
Winner 10. 21 April 1997 Tokyo Hard   Daniel Vacek   Justin Gimelstob
  Patrick Rafter
2–6, 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 11. 10 November 1997 Moscow Carpet   Cyril Suk   David Adams
  Fabrice Santoro
6–4, 6–3
Winner 12. 9 February 1998 Split Carpet   Jiří Novák   Frederik Bergh
  Patrik Frederiksson
7–6(7–3), 6–2
Winner 13. 2 March 1998 London Carpet   Jim Grabb   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Daniel Vacek
6–4, 7–5
Winner 14. 10 August 1998 Toronto Hard   Jim Grabb   Ellis Ferreira
  Rick Leach
6–7(2–7), 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 15. 3 May 1999 Prague Clay   Radek Štěpánek   Mark Keil
  Nicolás Lapentti
6–0, 6–2
Winner 16. 6 March 2000 Copenhagen Hard (i)   David Prinosil   Jonas Björkman
  Sébastien Lareau
6–1, 5–7, 7–5
Runner-up 8. 3 April 2000 Miami Hard   Dominik Hrbatý   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
3–6, 4–6
Winner 17. 15 May 2000 Rome Clay   Dominik Hrbatý   Wayne Ferreira
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Winner 18. 26 June 2000 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Cyril Suk   Paul Haarhuis
  Sandon Stolle
6–4, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5)
Runner-up 9. 25 June 2001 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Cyril Suk   Paul Haarhuis
  Sjeng Schalken
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 10. 13 August 2001 Cincinnati Hard   David Prinosil   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6–7(3–7), 3–6
Winner 19. 20 August 2001 Washington, D.C. Hard   David Prinosil   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 20. 15 October 2001 Vienna Hard (i)   Radek Štěpánek   Jiří Novák
  David Rikl
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 11. 4 March 2002 Acapulco Clay   David Rikl   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
1–6, 6–3, [2–10]
Winner 21. 11 March 2002 Delray Beach Hard   Cyril Suk   David Adams
  Ben Ellwood
6–4, 6–7(5–7), [10–5]
Winner 22. 13 May 2002 Rome Clay   Cyril Suk   Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
7–5, 7–5
Winner 23. 24 June 2002 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Cyril Suk   Paul Haarhuis
  Brian MacPhie
7–6(8–6), 6–7(6–8), 6–4
Winner 24. 6 January 2003 Doha Hard   Cyril Suk   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
6–4, 7–6(10–8)
Runner-up 12. 16 June 2003 Halle Grass   Cyril Suk   Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
3–6, 4–6
Winner 25. 23 June 2003 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Cyril Suk   Donald Johnson
  Leander Paes
7–5, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 26. 28 July 2003 Kitzbühel Clay   Cyril Suk   Jürgen Melzer
  Alexander Peya
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 13. 25 August 2003 Long Island Hard   Cyril Suk   Robbie Koenig
  Martín Rodríguez
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 27. 12 January 2004 Doha Hard   Cyril Suk   Stefan Koubek
  Andy Roddick
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 14. 1 March 2004 Marseille Hard (i)   Cyril Suk   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 15. 17 May 2004 Prague Clay   Dušan Karol   Karol Kučera
  Cyril Suk
3–6, 7–6(7–5), 3–6
Winner 28. 21 June 2004 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Cyril Suk   Lars Burgsmüller
  Jan Vacek
6–3, 6–7(7–9), 6–3
Winner 29. 18 October 2004 Vienna Hard (i)   Cyril Suk   Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez
6–7(4–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 30. 14 February 2005 Marseille Hard   Radek Štěpánek   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)
Winner 31. 28 February 2005 Dubai Hard   Radek Štěpánek   Jonas Björkman
  Fabrice Santoro
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 16. 23 May 2005 St. Pölten Clay   Mariano Hood   Lucas Arnold Ker
  Paul Hanley
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 17. 30 January 2006 Australian Open Hard   Leander Paes   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
6–4, 3–6, 4–6
Winner 32. 20 February 2006 Marseille Hard (i)   Radek Štěpánek   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
6–2, 6–7(4–7), [10–3]
Winner 33. 26 June 2006 s’Hertogenbosch Grass   Leander Paes   Chris Haggard
  Arnaud Clément
6–1, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 34. 11 September 2006 US Open Hard   Leander Paes   Jonas Björkman
  Max Mirnyi
6–7(5–7), 6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 18. 8 January 2007 Doha Hard   Leander Paes   Mikhail Youzhny
  Nenad Zimonjić
1–6, 6–7(3–7)
Winner 35. 26 February 2007 Rotterdam Hard (i)   Leander Paes   Andrei Pavel
  Alexander Waske
6–3, 6–7(5–7), [10–7]
Winner 36. 19 March 2007 Indian Wells Hard   Leander Paes   Jonathan Erlich
  Andy Ram
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 19. 2 April 2007 Miami Hard   Leander Paes   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
7–6(9–7), 3–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 20. 25 June 2007 s'Hertogenbosch Grass   Leander Paes   Jeff Coetzee
  Rogier Wassen
6–3, 6–7(5–7), [10–12]
Winner 37. 11 February 2008 Marseille Hard (i)   Pavel Vízner   Yves Allegro
  Jeff Coetzee
7–6(7–0), 7–5
Runner-up 21. 8 March 2008 Dubai Hard   Pavel Vízner   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Mark Knowles
5–7, 6–7(7–9)
Winner 38. 12 January 2009 Auckland Hard   Robert Lindstedt   Scott Lipsky
  Leander Paes
7–5, 6–4
Winner 39. 8 February 2009 Zagreb Hard (i)   Robert Lindstedt   Christopher Kas
  Rogier Wassen
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 22. 28 February 2009 Dubai Hard   Robert Lindstedt   Rik de Voest
  Dmitry Tursunov
6–4, 3–6, [5–10]
Runner-up 23. 10 May 2009 Estoril Clay   Robert Lindstedt   Eric Butorac
  Scott Lipsky
3–6, 2–6
Winner 40. 9 August 2009 Washington, D.C. Hard   Robert Lindstedt   Mariusz Fyrstenberg
  Marcin Matkowski
7–5, 7–6(7–3)
Runner-up 24. 13 June 2010 Halle Grass   Filip Polášek   Sergiy Stakhovsky
  Mikhail Youzhny
6–4, 5–7, [7–10]

ATP Tour and Challenger finals (5–12)Edit

Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 22 July 1991 Warsaw Clay   David Rikl 3–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 2. 5 October 1992 Dublin Hard   Arne Thoms 6–3, 6–2
Winner 3. 2 November 1992 Aachen Carpet   Brett Steven 6–4, 7–6
Runner-up 1. 25 January 1993 Heilbronn Carpet   David Prinosil 3–6, 6–7
Winner 4. 25 October 1993 Munich Carpet   Sébastien Lareau 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 2. 30 May 1994 Annenheim Grass   Diego Nargiso 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 2 January 1995 Wellington Hard   Brett Steven 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 4. 5 June 1995 Annenheim Grass   Henrik Holm 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 30 October 1995 Aachen Carpet   Joern Renzenbrink 7–5, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 29 April 1996 Seoul Hard   Byron Black 6–7, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 26 August 1996 Long Island Hard   Andrei Medvedev 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 8. 14 October 1996 Beijing Carpet   Greg Rusedski 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 17 March 1997 Copenhagen Carpet   Thomas Johansson 4–6, 6–3, 2–6
Runner-up 10. 22 June 1998 s'Hertogenbosch Grass   Patrick Rafter 6–7, 2–6
Runner-up 11. 31 May 1999 Surbiton Grass   Sargis Sargsian 6–7, 5–7
Runner-up 12. 29 November 1999 Nuembrecht Carpet   George Bastl 6–7, 3–6
Winner 5. 14 February 2000 Wrocław Hard (i)   Gianluca Pozzi 4–6, 6–4, 6–3

Doubles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 SR
Grand Slams
Australian Open A A A 1R SF 2R QF QF A 1R 3R A QF 3R 2R 1R F 3R QF 2R 2R A 0 / 16
French Open A 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R A 2R A 1R 3R 1R QF 2R 1R QF 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 19
Wimbledon A A 1R 1R 3R A 1R SF 3R 1R 2R 1R QF QF 3R 2R SF QF 1R 3R 3R 1R 0 / 20
US Open A A 1R F QF 2R 1R 3R QF 1R 3R 3R 1R QF 3R 3R W 1R 3R 3R 2R 1R 1 / 20
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 1 / 75
Masters 1000
Indian Wells Masters A A A A A A A A A A 2R A 2R QF QF A 2R W 1R 1R 1R A 1 / 9
Miami Masters A A A A A A 3R A A QF F A 2R QF QF 1R QF F QF 2R 2R A 0 / 12
Monte Carlo Masters A A A A 2R A A A 1R 1R A A QF QF SF QF 2R A A A A A 0 / 8
Rome Masters A A A A A 1R A A A 1R W A W SF 2R 2R A SF A A A A 0 / 8
Madrid Masters A A A A A A 1R A 1R A A SF QF QF SF QF 1R 2R 1R A A A 0 / 10
Canada Masters A A 1R 2R QF 1R A 1R W 2R 1R 1R 2R SF 2R QF SF QF 2R A A A 1 / 16
Cincinnati Masters A A A A 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R QF F SF QF 2R QF SF SF 2R A A A 0 / 15
Shanghai Masters Not Held 1R A A 0 / 1
Paris Masters A A A A A A QF 2R 1R A A A 2R 1R QF 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R A A 0 / 11
Hamburg Masters A A A A A A A A A A 2R A A QF 2R A 1R 2R QF NM1 0 / 6
Masters SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 1 / 5 0 / 5 1 / 6 0 / 3 1 / 8 0 / 9 0 / 9 0 / 7 0 / 8 1 / 8 0 / 7 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 0 4 / 86
Year End Ranking 238 103 94 46 17 64 38 20 22 55 21 36 12 15 17 21 9 12 30 29 72

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