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Rogier Wassen (born 9 August 1976) is a Dutch tennis player who competed regularly on the ATP Tour as a doubles player from 1994 to 2011.

Rogier Wassen
Wassen 2009 US Open.jpg
Country (sports) Netherlands
ResidenceDüsseldorf, Germany
Born (1976-08-09) 9 August 1976 (age 43)
Roermond, Netherlands
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Turned pro1994
Retired2012–2014
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,087,985
Singles
Career record4–13
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 143 (24 May 1999)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2001)
French OpenQ3 (1997)
WimbledonQ3 (2002)
US OpenQ2 (1995, 2001)
Doubles
Career record112–146
Career titles5
Highest rankingNo. 24 (10 September 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2007)
French Open3R (2004, 2007, 2009)
Wimbledon3R (2005, 2008, 2009)
US Open3R (2004, 2007)

Wassen reached his highest doubles ranking on the ATP Tour on 10 September 2007 when he became World No. 24. The right-hander has won three ATP doubles titles. The Heineken Open in Auckland, New Zealand, in 2006 and 2007 teaming up with Andrei Pavel and Jeff Coetzee respectively. In 2007 he won the Ordina Open in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands, again with Jeff Coetzee. In 2009, he reached the finals of the 2009 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport, Rhode Island, partnering with Michael Kohlmann.

He is nicknamed "Da Professor" by good friend and doubles partner Dustin Brown. He returned in doubles at 2013 Marburg Open, in partnership with Artem Sitak, losing in the first round against Vahid Mirzadeh and Denis Zivkovic

ATP career finalsEdit

Singles: 10 (5-5)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (5)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 30 October 2005 Lyon, France Carpet   Jeff Coetzee   Michaël Llodra
  Fabrice Santoro
3–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 15 January 2006 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Andrei Pavel   Simon Aspelin
  Todd Perry
6–3, 5–7, [10–4]
Winner 2. 8 January 2007 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Jeff Coetzee   Simon Aspelin
  Chris Haggard
6–7(9–11), 6–3, [10–2]
Winner 3. 17 June 2007 s'Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass   Jeff Coetzee   Martin Damm
  Leander Paes
3–6, 7–6(7–5), [12–10]
Runner-up 2. 22 July 2007 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay   Robin Haase   Juan Pablo Brzezicki
  Juan Pablo Guzmán
2–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 2 March 2008 Zagreb, Croatia Hard (i)   Christopher Kas   Paul Hanley
  Jordan Kerr
3–6, 6–3, [8–10]
Winner 4. 20 July 2008 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay   František Čermák   Jesse Huta Galung
  Igor Sijsling
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up 4. 8 February 2009 Zagreb, Croatia Hard (i)   Christopher Kas   Martin Damm
  Robert Lindstedt
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 6 July 2009 Newport, United States Grass   Michael Kohlmann   Jordan Kerr
  Rajeev Ram
7–6(8–6), 6–7(7–9), [6–10]
Winner 5. 26 September 2010 Metz, France Hard   Dustin Brown   Marcelo Melo
  Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–3

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