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Patrick Galbraith (born April 16, 1967) is a former professional tennis player from the United States.

Patrick Galbraith
Country (sports) United States
ResidenceSeattle, WA, U.S.
Born (1967-04-16) April 16, 1967 (age 52)
Tacoma, WA, USA
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro1989
Retired1999
PlaysLeft-handed
CollegeUniversity of California, Los Angeles
Prize money$2,684,136
Singles
Career record6–7
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 411 (June 25, 1990)
Doubles
Career record455–256
Career titles36
Highest rankingNo. 1 (October 18, 1993)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (1996)
French OpenSF (1994)
WimbledonF (1993, 1994)
US OpenSF (1990, 1995)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1997, 1998)
French OpenRU (1997)
WimbledonQF (1993, 1996)
US OpenW (1994, 1996)
Last updated on: July 9, 2019[1].

A doubles specialist, Galbraith reached the World No. 1 doubles ranking in 1993. During his career he won 38 top-level doubles titles. He was a mixed doubles champion at the US Open in 1994 (partnering Elna Reinach) and 1996 (partnering Lisa Raymond). He also won the men's doubles title at the ATP Tour World Championships in 1995 (partnering Grant Connell). He was a men's doubles runner-up at Wimbledon in both 1993 and 1994, and a mixed doubles runner-up at French Open in 1997. He retired from the professional tour in 1999, having won prize money totalling US$2,684,136.

Prior to turning professional, Galbraith played tennis for UCLA from 1986–1989, where he was a three-time All-American and an NCAA doubles champion in 1988.

In November 2018 Gabraith was elected as chairman of the board and president of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), succeeding Katrina Adams.[2]

Career finalsEdit

Doubles (36 titles, 19 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (1)
ATP Masters Series (5)
ATP Championship Series (8)
Grand Prix / ATP Tour (22)
Titles by surface
Hard (17)
Clay (4)
Grass (4)
Carpet (11)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. July 17, 1989 Newport, U.S. Grass   Brian Garrow   Neil Broad
  Stefan Kruger
2–6, 7–5, 6–3
Win 2. February 19, 1990 Toronto Indoor, Canada Carpet   David Macpherson   Neil Broad
  Kevin Curren
3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Loss 1. October 15, 1990 Berlin, Germany Carpet   Kevin Curren   Pieter Aldrich
  Danie Visser
6–7, 6–7
Win 3. October 22, 1990 Lyon, France Carpet   Kelly Jones   Jim Grabb
  David Pate
7–6, 6–4
Win 4. March 4, 1991 Rotterdam, Netherlands Carpet   Anders Järryd   Steve DeVries
  David Macpherson
7–6, 6–2
Win 5. April 8, 1991 Hong Kong Hard   Todd Witsken   Glenn Michibata
  Robert Van't Hof
6–2, 6–4
Win 6. May 6, 1991 Munich, Germany Clay   Todd Witsken   Anders Järryd
  Danie Visser
7–5, 6–4
Win 7. July 29, 1991 Montreal, Canada Hard   Todd Witsken   Grant Connell
  Glenn Michibata
6–4, 3–6, 6–1
Win 8. April 20, 1992 Nice, France Clay   Scott Melville   Pieter Aldrich
  Danie Visser
6–1, 3–6, 6–4
Win 9. May 4, 1992 Madrid, Spain Clay   Patrick McEnroe   Francisco Clavet
  Carlos Costa
6–3, 6–2
Win 10. June 22, 1992 Manchester, England Grass   David Macpherson   Jeremy Bates
  Laurie Warder
4–6, 6–3, 6–2
Win 11. July 27, 1992 Toronto, Canada Hard   Danie Visser   Andre Agassi
  John McEnroe
6–4, 6–4
Win 12. August 10, 1992 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard   Jim Pugh   Francisco Montana
  David Wheaton
7–6, 7–6
Loss 2. November 9, 1992 Paris Indoor, France Carpet   Danie Visser   John McEnroe
  Patrick McEnroe
4–6, 2–6
Win 13. January 18, 1993 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Grant Connell   Alex Antonitsch
  Alexander Volkov
6–3, 7–6
Loss 3. February 8, 1993 Dubai, UAE Hard   Grant Connell   John Fitzgerald
  Anders Järryd
2–6, 1–6
Loss 4. May 10, 1993 Hamburg, Germany Clay   Grant Connell   Paul Haarhuis
  Mark Koevermans
4–6, 7–6, 6–7
Loss 5. July 5, 1993 Wimbledon, London Grass   Grant Connell   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
5–7, 3–6, 6–7(4)
Loss 6. July 26, 1993 Washington D.C., U.S. Hard   Grant Connell   Byron Black
  Rick Leach
4–6, 5–7
Win 14. October 18, 1993 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet   Grant Connell   Luke Jensen
  Murphy Jensen
6–3, 6–4
Win 15. November 15, 1993 Antwerp, Belgium Carpet   Grant Connell   Wayne Ferreira
  Javier Sánchez
6–3, 7–6
Loss 7. January 17, 1994 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Grant Connell   Patrick McEnroe
  Jared Palmer
2–6, 6–4, 4–6
Loss 8. February 21, 1994 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Carpet   Grant Connell   David Adams
  Andrei Olhovskiy
7–6, 4–6, 6–7
Win 16. March 7, 1994 Indian Wells, U.S. Hard   Grant Connell   Byron Black
  Jonathan Stark
7–5, 6–3
Loss 9. July 4, 1994 Wimbledon, London Grass   Grant Connell   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6–7, 3–6, 1–6
Win 17. July 25, 1994 Washington D.C., U.S. Hard   Grant Connell   Jonas Björkman
  Jakob Hlasek
6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Win 18. August 22, 1994 New Haven, U.S. Hard   Grant Connell   Jacco Eltingh
  Paul Haarhuis
6–3, 7–6
Win 19. October 17, 1994 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet   Grant Connell   Byron Black
  Jonathan Stark
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Win 20. January 16, 1995 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Grant Connell   Luis Lobo
  Javier Sánchez
6–4, 6–3
Win 21. February 13, 1995 Dubai, UAE Hard   Grant Connell   Tomás Carbonell
  Francisco Roig
6–2, 4–6, 6–3
Win 22. February 27, 1995 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Carpet   Grant Connell   Cyril Suk
  Daniel Vacek
6–2, 6–2
Loss 10. June 26, 1995 Nottingham, England Grass   Danie Visser   Luke Jensen
  Murphy Jensen
3–6, 7–5, 4–6
Loss 11. October 9, 1995 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Carpet   Grant Connell   Patrick McEnroe
  Mark Philippoussis
5–7, 4–6
Win 23. November 6, 1995 Paris Indoor, France Carpet   Grant Connell   Jim Grabb
  Todd Martin
6–2, 6–2
Loss 12. November 13, 1995 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i)   Grant Connell   Jacco Eltingh
  Paul Haarhuis
6–3, 2–6, 6–7
Win 24. November 25, 1995 Doubles Championships, Eindhoven Carpet   Grant Connell   Jacco Eltingh
  Paul Haarhuis
7–6, 7–6, 3–6, 7–6
Win 25. March 11, 1996 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   Rick Leach   Richey Reneberg
  Brett Steven
5–7, 7–5, 7–5
Loss 13. April 1, 1996 Key Biscayne, U.S. Hard   Ellis Ferreira   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
1–6, 3–6
Win 26. April 15, 1996 Hong Kong Hard   Andrei Olhovskiy   Kent Kinnear
  Dave Randall
6–3, 6–7, 7–6
Win 27. August 26, 1996 Toronto, Canada Hard   Paul Haarhuis   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
7–6, 6–3
Win 28. November 11, 1996 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i)   Jonathan Stark   Todd Martin
  Chris Woodruff
7–6, 6–4
Win 29. January 13, 1997 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Ellis Ferreira   Rick Leach
  Jonathan Stark
6–4, 4–6, 7–6
Win 30. February 24, 1997 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i)   Ellis Ferreira   Rick Leach
  Jonathan Stark
6–3, 3–6, 6–1
Loss 14. March 3, 1997 Philadelphia, U.S. Hard (i)   Ellis Ferreira   Sébastien Lareau
  Alex O'Brien
3–6, 3–6
Win 31. June 23, 1997 Nottingham, England Grass   Ellis Ferreira   Danny Sapsford
  Chris Wilkinson
4–6, 7–6, 7–6
Win 32. October 13, 1997 Vienna, Austria Carpet   Ellis Ferreira   Marc-Kevin Goellner
  David Prinosil
6–3, 6–4
Win 33. October 20, 1997 Lyon, France Carpet   Ellis Ferreira   Olivier Delaître
  Fabrice Santoro
3–6, 6–2, 6–4
Loss 15. November 10, 1997 Stockholm, U.S. Hard (i)   Ellis Ferreira   Marc-Kevin Goellner
  Richey Reneberg
3–6, 6–3, 6–7
Win 34. January 19, 1998 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Brett Steven   Tom Nijssen
  Jeff Tarango
6–4, 6–2
Loss 16. July 27, 1998 Washington D.C., U.S. Hard   Wayne Ferreira   Grant Stafford
  Kevin Ullyett
2–6, 4–6
Loss 17. January 11, 1999 Adelaide, Australia Hard   Jim Courier   Gustavo Kuerten
  Nicolás Lapentti
4–6, 4–6
Loss 18. January 18, 1999 Sydney, Australia Hard   Paul Haarhuis   Sébastien Lareau
  Daniel Nestor
3–6, 4–6
Win 35. May 3, 1999 Atlanta, U.S. Clay   Justin Gimelstob   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
5–7, 7–6, 6–3
Win 36. June 21, 1999 Nottingham, England Grass   Justin Gimelstob   Marius Barnard
  Brent Haygarth
5–7, 7–5, 6–3
Loss 19. March 13, 2000 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   David Macpherson   Jared Palmer
  Richey Reneberg
3–6, 5–7

Doubles performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
Tournament 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open A A A 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R SF QF QF QF 1R 0 / 11 16–11
French Open A A A 1R 1R 3R 1R SF 2R 2R 2R QF 1R 1R 0 / 11 12–11
Wimbledon A A A 2R QF 2R F F 1R 3R 3R QF 3R 2R 0 / 11 25–11
U.S. Open A 1R 3R SF 2R 3R 2R 1R SF 2R 1R 1R A 2R 0 / 12 16–12
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 45 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–1 2–1 5–4 5–4 5–4 7–4 9–4 6–4 8–4 6–4 9–4 5–3 2–4 N/A 69–45
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells NM1

Before

1990
QF QF 2R 2R W QF 1R 2R 2R QF 2R 1 / 11 15–10
Miami A 1R 2R 2R 2R SF F 2R 3R 2R SF 0 / 10 12–10
Monte Carlo 2R SF 2R 2R QF 2R A QF A A 1R 0 / 8 6–8
Rome 1R A 1R 1R 1R 2R SF 2R QF A 1R 0 / 9 7–9
Hamburg A QF QF F 2R QF SF SF A A 1R 0 / 8 12–8
Canada A W W SF 2R SF W 2R 2R A A 3 / 8 18–5
Cincinnati 2R 2R QF SF QF QF 2R QF 1R A 1R 0 / 10 10–10
Stuttgart (Stockholm) QF SF 2R SF 2R SF 2R 2R A A A 0 / 8 8–8
Paris 2R SF F QF SF W 1R SF A A A 1 / 8 15–7
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 6 1 / 8 1 / 9 0 / 9 1 / 9 1 / 9 1 / 8 0 / 9 0 / 5 0 / 2 0 / 6 5 / 80 N/A
Annual Win-Loss N/A 6–6 13–7 16–8 12–9 9–8 13–8 15–7 7–9 5–5 2–2 5–6 N/A 103–75
Year End Ranking 740 508 69 20 9 13 2 7 6 10 9 28 50 73 N/A

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ITF Tennis – Pro Circuit – Player Profile – Galbraith, Patricl=k (USA)". International Tennis Federation. p. Activity. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  2. ^ "USTA Names Patrick Galbraith as Chairman of Board and President". Tennisnow. November 27, 2018.

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