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Pavel Šnobel (born 28 February 1980 in Havířov, Czechoslovakia) is a left-handed, Czech tennis player. He reached his career-high rankings of World No. 154 in singles February 2009 and No. 110 in doubles in February 2006.

Pavel Šnobel
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidenceOstrava, Czech Republic
Born (1980-02-28) 28 February 1980 (age 39)
Havířov, Czechoslovakia
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Turned pro1997
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$377,192
Career record0–4
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 154 (23 February 2009)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2006)
French OpenQ1 (2003, 2005, 2006, 2007)
Wimbledon1R (2008)
US OpenQ1 (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009)
Career record0–1
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 110 (20 February 2006)
Pavel Šnobel
Medal record
Representing  Czech Republic
Summer Universiade
Gold medal – first place 2007 Bangkok Mixed Doubles

Juniors careerEdit

Šnobel was year-end No. 131 in 1997 in the junior world rankings.

Professional careerEdit

In 2008, Šnobel won Croatia F2 in February and reached a Challenger semifinal in March in Sarajevo, and a Challenger quarterfinal in Korea in April. But his ranking slipped back down below 300 by April. In Uzbekistan in May, he won the Challenger in Fergana a week after being runner-up in Uzbekistan F2, to improve his ranking back to #219.

In June, Šnobel qualified in singles for the 2008 Wimbledon Championships, beating #159 Dušan Vemić, #474 Antony Dupuis, and #130 Flavio Cipolla.


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