Robin Vik

Robin Vik (born 5 February 1980 in Hradec Králové) is a Czech professional tennis player.

Robin Vik
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Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidenceHradec Králové, Czech Republic
Born (1980-02-05) 5 February 1980 (age 41)
Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
Height6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Turned pro1998
Retired2010
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachDavid Prinosil
Prize money$700,030
Singles
Career record20–38
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 57 (9 January 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2006)
French Open2R (2005)
Wimbledon1R (2006)
US Open1R (2005, 2006)
Doubles
Career record12–22
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 74 (8 January 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (2006)
French Open2R (2006)
Wimbledon3R (2006)
US Open1R (2006)
Last updated on: 2 July 2021.

Vik turned professional in 1995 and he reached a career high ranking of World No. 57 in January 2006. Career highlight runs are reaching the semifinals of St. Petersburg in 2005 and the quarterfinals of Dubai and Munich in 2006. Notable victories include World No. 10 Gastón Gaudio at the 2006 World Team Cup in Düsseldorf, World No. 25 Tomas Berdych at Dubai in 2006, World No. 27 and recent US Open semifinalist Mikhail Youzhny at St. Petersburg in 2005 and a declining World No. 27 and defending champion Guillermo Coria at Umag in 2006.

Vik was beaten in the first round of the 2006 Australian Open by Lleyton Hewitt in a tight 5-setter after leading 2 sets to 1.

Performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# DNQ A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 SR W–L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A Q1 A A A A 1R Q3 0 / 1 0–1 0%
French Open A A A A A 2R 1R Q2 0 / 2 1–2 33%
Wimbledon A Q1 A Q2 A Q1 1R Q1 0 / 1 0–1 0%
US Open Q1 Q1 A Q2 A 1R 1R A 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 0–4 0–0 0 / 6 1–6 14%
ATP Tour Masters 1000
Indian Wells A A A A A A 1R A 0 / 1 0–1 0%
Miami A A A A A A 2R A 0 / 1 1–1 50%
Monte Carlo A A A A A A A Q1 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Cincinnati Masters A A A A A A 1R A 0 / 1 0–1 0%
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–3 0–0 0 / 3 1–3 25%


ATP Challenger and ITF Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 13 (11–2)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger (6–0)
ITF Futures (5–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (7–1)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (2–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jan 2005 Germany F1, Nussloch Futures Carpet   Steve Darcis 6–2, 6–3
Win 2–0 Jan 2005 Germany F3, Oberhaching Futures Hard   Andreas Beck 7–6(7–3), 4–6, 6–1
Win 3–0 Feb 2005 Wroclaw, Poland Challenger Hard   Michal Tabara 6–4, 6–3
Win 4–0 Feb 2005 Croatia F1, Zagreb Futures Hard   Evgeny Kirillov 6–1, 6–1
Win 5–0 Mar 2005 Kyoto, Japan Challenger Carpet   Pavel Snobel 6–4, 6–4
Win 6–0 Apr 2005 Nottingham, United Kingdom Challenger Hard   Jonathan Marray 6–3, 6–2
Win 7–0 Aug 2005 Graz, Austria Challenger Hard   Roko Karanusic 6–4, 4–2 ret.
Win 8–0 May 2006 Prague, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Jan Hajek 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Loss 8–1 Oct 2008 Germany F22, Leimen Futures Hard   Holger Fischer 3–6, 4–6
Win 9–1 Oct 2008 Germany F23, Isernhagen Futures Hard   Armin Sandbichler 7–5, 6–4
Win 10–1 Dec 2008 Czech Republic F5, Frýdlant nad Ostravicí Futures Hard   Daniel Lustig 6–4, 6–2
Win 11–1 Jul 2009 Oberstaufen, Germany Challenger Clay   Jan Minar 6–1, 6–2
Loss 11–2 May 2010 Czech Republic F2, Most Futures Clay   Dennis Bloemke 6–7(2–7), 1–6

Doubles: 8 (4–4)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger (3–3)
ITF Futures (1–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (3–1)
Clay (1–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 1999 Freudenstadt, Germany Challenger Clay   Michal Tabara   Joan Balcells
  Thomas Strengberger
6–4, 2–6, 3–6
Loss 0–2 Oct 1999 Great Britain F10, Edinburgh Futures Hard   Andreas Tattermusch   James Davidson
  Fredrik Loven
3–6, 6–7
Loss 0–3 Jul 2002 Budaörs, Hungary Challenger Clay   Jiri Vanek   Hermes Gamonal
  Adrián García
3–6, 6–0, 3–6
Win 1–3 Feb 2005 Croatia F1, Zagreb Futures Hard   Jakub Hasek   Konstantin Kravchuk
  Alexander Pavlioutchenkov
2–6, 7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–5)
Win 2–3 Mar 2006 Sunrise, United States Challenger Hard   Petr Pala   Dmitry Tursunov
  Goran Dragicevic
6–4, 6–2
Win 3–3 Mar 2007 Cherbourg, France Challenger Hard   Michal Mertinak   Lukasz Kubot
  Dick Norman
6–2, 6–4
Loss 3–4 Apr 2007 Casablanca, Morocco Challenger Clay   Michal Mertinak   Lukasz Kubot
  Oliver Marach
3–6, 3–6
Win 4–4 May 2009 Ostrava, Czech Republic Challenger Clay   Jan Hajek   Matus Horecny
  Tomas Janci
6–2, 6–4


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