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Nelson Aerts (born 25 April 1963) is a former professional tennis player from Brazil.

Nelson Aerts
Country (sports) Brazil
Born (1963-04-25) 25 April 1963 (age 56)
Cachoeira Do Sul, Brazil
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$208,619
Singles
Career record12–24
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 109 (16 June 1986)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1985)
French Open2R (1986)
Wimbledon1R (1986)
Doubles
Career record45–70
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 80 (16 April 1990)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1985)
French Open3R (1986)
Wimbledon1R (1990, 1991, 1998)
US Open3R (1985, 1987, 1990)

Aerts was born in Cachoeira Do Sul, and found most of his tennis success while playing doubles. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 80 in 1990.

Career finalsEdit

Doubles (3 runner-ups)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Loss 1. 1985 Adelaide, Australia Grass   Tomm Warneke   Mark Edmondson
  Kim Warwick
4–6, 4–6
Loss 2. 1990 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Carpet   Fernando Roese   Brian Garrow
  Sven Salumaa
5–7, 3–6
Loss 3. 1998 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i)   André Sá   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
1–6, 5–7

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