Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna (/bəˈpɑːnə/ bə-PAHN;[2][3] born 4 March 1980) is an Indian professional tennis player. His singles career-high ranking was world No. 213 in 2007 and his career-high ranking in doubles was world No. 3 on 22 July 2013. He has been a member of the Indian Davis Cup team since 2002.[4]

Rohan Bopanna
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Bopanna at the 2013 French Open
Country (sports) India
ResidenceBengaluru, India
Born (1980-03-04) 4 March 1980 (age 42)
Bangalore, India
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro2003
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$4,935,471[1]
Singles
Career record15–33 (31.3% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 213 (23 July 2007)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2006, 2007, 2008)
French OpenQ1 (2006)
WimbledonQ2 (2006)
US OpenQ2 (2007)
Doubles
Career record439–333 (56.9% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)[1]
Career titles22
Highest rankingNo. 3 (22 July 2013)
Current rankingNo. 19 (22 August 2022)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian Open3R (2008, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018)
French OpenSF (2022)
WimbledonSF (2013, 2015)
US OpenF (2010)
Other doubles tournaments
Tour FinalsF (2012, 2015)
Olympic Games2R (2012)
Mixed doubles
Career record55–42 (56.7% in Grand Slam matches, and in Hopman Cup)
Career titles1
Grand Slam mixed doubles results
Australian OpenF (2018)
French OpenW (2017)
WimbledonQF (2013, 2017)
US OpenSF (2015)
Other mixed doubles tournaments
Olympic GamesSF – 4th (2016)
Team competitions
Davis Cup22–26(Singles:10-17, Doubles:12-9)
Hopman Cup6-6(Singles:0-6, Doubles:6-0)
Last updated on: 13 June 2022.

Bopanna partnered with Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi in doubles in 2007. The duo, nicknamed the IndoPak Express, went on to win four Challenger titles in quick succession. However, it was only in the 2010 season that the pair broke into the top-ten doubles teams. That year, they reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon, finished runners-up in the US Open and in five ATP Tour events, and won the Johannesburg Open.

The Indian has won four Masters 1000 men's doubles tournaments: the 2011 and 2012 Paris Masters, the 2015 Madrid Open, and the 2017 Monte Carlo Masters. He was a finalist at the ATP World Tour Finals in 2012 and 2015. The player also won the 2017 French Open mixed-doubles title with Gabriela Dabrowski becoming the fourth Indian player to win a Grand Slam title.

Early lifeEdit

Rohan began playing tennis at the age of 11 because his father wanted him to pursue an individual sport. He did enjoy other games like hockey and football, but by the time he turned 19, tennis became his main priority. His father, M. G. Bopanna, is a coffee planter, and his mother, Malika Bopanna, is a housewife. Both his parents are ardent supporters of Rohan's career. They live in Coorg/ Kodagu District in the South Indian State of Karnataka, which is a six-hour drive from Bangalore. He has an older sister who lives in Mumbai. Growing up, Rohan idolized and was greatly influenced by Stefan Edberg. He made his Davis Cup debut for India versus Australia in September 2002 and turned pro in 2003.[5] He completed his education from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College which comes under the umbrella of Jain University,[6] Bengaluru.

Tennis careerEdit

1995s: Junior CareerEdit

1996: First Junior TournamentEdit

Bopanna entered his 1st ever ITF Junior tournament which was India ITF Junior World Ranking Event 1996. He won his singles 1st round match against Girish Ramchandani in straight sets. This was his 1st win in the junior level on his 1st appearance. But he lost his next match in straight sets to Yeni Sandeep in straight sets. In the doubles, he partnered Akshay Jagdale where they lost in straight sets to Harsh Mankad and Rishi Sridhar.

1997: First Junior TitleEdit

Bopanna started the year at Indian ITF Junior Tournament 1 where he had qualified for main draw by getting a bye and beating compatriots Vivek Bhakuni, Nikhil Murali and Arjun Shetty respectively all in straight sets. But he lost in the 1st round to Vijayendra Laad 1-6,6-2,4-6. In the doubles he partnered Samrat Bhasin but they also lost in 1st round to Austrians Christoph Haid and Hubert Suppan in straight sets. Bopanna won the 1st Arab Championships with Rohan Saikia. This was his 1st ever Junior Level Title. He then won Arab Contractors International Junior Championships with Rohan Saikia.

He and Rohan then made it to the semi-finals of Kuwait Junior Open where they lost in a high tense match to pair of German Airan Kiebel and Pakistani Syed Nasir AliSherazi 4-6,7-6,4-6. He ended the year at Duncans ITF Junior World Tennis Championships where he had a 2nd round exit in singles losing to Tembe Kedar and in doubles he partnered with Vijayendra Laad where they lost at semi-finals to top seeds and eventual winners Indo-Brit pair of Manoj Mahadevan and James Auckland in straight sets. He achieved his highest ITF Junior Ranking of 601 on 31 December.

1998-1999: Last Junior Tournaments and Early Senior CareerEdit

Bopanna started the year by winning Indian ITF Junior Tournament 1 with Bhatt Ravikiran. In the next tournament which was Indian ITF Junior Tournament 2, they were top seeds but got ousted by Saif Ali and Vijay Kannan in first round. He retired in Quarter-finals of singles to Vijay Kannan in first set. At Namangan International Junior Tournament, he lost in first round to Sergei Pozdnev in straight sets, he was top seed in doubles with Denis Surotin where easily won their first round in straight sets but lost in Quarter-finals. He again had a first round exit in singles at 18th Tashkent International Junior Tournament where he lost to 8th seeded Denis Kurmatov in straight sets but reached semi-finals of doubles with Sergei Pozdnev where they lost to 2nd seeds in straight sets. He then again reached semi-finals of EA-Generali-Cup with Bhatt Ravikiran where they again lost to 2nd seeds in straight sets. But his bad form in the singles continued as be failed to qualify for main draw after losing to Andreas Reinsprecht in 2nd round after receiving bye in first round as he was seeded 3rd.

He again reached semi-finals with Bhatt Ravikiran at ITF Frankfurt Championships where they lost in straight sets. This was his 3rd consecutive semi-final appearance in doubles. He lost to David Sanger in straight sets in final qualifier round of LTA International Junior Championships. But still received entry in main draw as a lucky loser but his luck didn't continued as he lost to Ignacio Gonzalez-King in straight sets of first round. He entered 42nd Van Keeken Tournament where he lost in singles to Julien Cassaigne in straight sets. In the doubles he was seeded 4th with Bhatt Ravikiran where they lost in Quarter-finals to Jonas Froberg and Alexander Hartman in straight sets. This was Bopanna's junior Career's last tournament he entered.

Bopanna had a very poor performances in early phase of his senior career. He managed to reach finals of India 2 Masters week 2 with Kedar Shah where they lost in straight sets. Many times his singles campaign ended in qualifying rounds and doubles in Quarter-finals.

He ended the 20th century at Jaipur Challenger where he lost to top seed Paradorn Srichaphan in straight sets in first round and in doubles he reached Quarter-finals with Rishi Sridhar where they lost to 3rd seeds Slovaks Martin Hromec and Vladimir Platenik in a thrilling match 6-7,7-6,6-7.

2000s: Early Professional CareerEdit

2000–2001: Early DaysEdit

Bopanna had started entering ITF Circuit Tournaments but didn't got much success as many times his campaign ended in qualifying rounds or first and second rounds of main draw. He had only some occasional semi-finals and finals appearances in this period. Bopanna began the 21st century at 2000 Gold Flake Open where he lost to Denis Golovanov in straight sets in first round of qualifiers. He entered India F1 Futures where he lost to Mikhail Chadunel in 2nd round of singles after receiving bye in first round. In doubles he partnered Rishi Sridhar but they lost to Mustafa Ghouse and Vishal Uppal in first round. He then reached semi-finals of India F3 Futures with Rishi Sridhar where they lost to Andy Ram and Nir Welgreen and in singles lost to Ganesh Sundararaju in straight sets in 2nd round after receiving bye un first. He ended the year at India F6 Futures where reached Quarter-finals with Vijay Kannan but lost to Viktor Bruthans in singles 2nd round.

He started the year by reaching Quarter-finals of India F1 Futures with Vijay Kannan. He reached semi-finals of India F2 and F3 Futures with Vijay Kannan where both times they lost in straight sets and both he had a first round exit in singles. He reached the finals of India F4 Futures in both singles and doubles. In singles, he lost to Srinath Prahlad in straight sets. This was his first ITF Circuit final. In doubles, he again lost to Prahlad and Ajay Ramaswami in straight sets partnering Vijay Kannan. He then reached the finals of India F5 Futures where he again lost to Srinath Prahlad in straight sets. He then lost to Eyal Erlich in singles semi-finals of India F6 Futures. He ended 2002 season by entering Australia F6 Futures where he had first round exit in singles by Todd Reid in straight sets and reached Quarter-finals in doubles with Ronald Rugimbana.

2002: Success at ITF Circuit, Davis Cup and Asian Games DebutEdit

Bopanna had a good success at ITF futures level in 2002. He won the UAE F2 Futures with his Taiwanese partner Lu Yen-hsun. This was his 1st Futures title. He then won the Sri Lanka F1 Futures with compatriot Vijay Kannan. He then won India F2 Futures by defeating Dmitri Mazur 7-5,5-7,6-4. He also won the doubles with Vijay Kannan. He then won the India F5 Futures both singles and doubles with Vijay Kannan. He made his Davis Cup debut in the World Group Qualifying match against Australia. He lost his singles match against Scott Draper 3-6,5-7. Eventually India lost the tie 0-5 clean sweeped. He was selected for 2002 Asian Games. In the singles, he was seeded 11th but he lost to 3rd seed and eventual bronze medallist Takao Suzuki of Japan 5-7,2-6 in the pre-quarters. In the team event, he won his singles and doubles match with Sunil-Kumar Sipaeya as India easily beat Timor-Leste to enter Quarter-finals. But in the Quarter-finals he lost his important singles match as India lost to Uzbekistan 3-0. He entered Tata Open as a wildcard with his Spanish partner Carlos Cuadrado but they lost in the 1st round in straight sets to Jaroslav Levinský and David Škoch. This was his first ever appearance at main draw of any ATP Tour tournament.

2003: 1st Challenger Series TitleEdit

Bopanna started the season at Tata Open where he entered the main draw as a wildcard but he lost in 1st round to Željko Krajan in straight sets. Bopanna was selected for Davis Cup tie against Japan. Bopanna defeated Jun Kato 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, 6-4 in one hour 54 minutes for his first win in Davis Cup. India defeated Japan 4-1 in the Asia-Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie.[7] In the next tie against New Zealand, Bopanna went down to Alistair Hunt in a gruelling five setter. But he won his next singles match against James Shortall in straight sets as India won the tie 4-1 to qualify for world group play-offs.[8]

He won the Denver Challenger with his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi where they were the top seeds. This was his first ATP Challenger Series title(now known as ATP Challenger Tour). Before Denver they have reached the semi-finals of Manchester Trophy. He then won Indonesia F1 Futures title where he defeated Febi Wediyanto in the final.

In the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie against Netherlands, Bopanna lost his singles match against Martin Verkerk. In the important doubles match, he and Mahesh Bhupathi lost to John van Lottum and Martin Verkerk. India were clean sweep 5-0 by Holland in the tie.[9]

Bopanna won 2 gold medals at Afro-Asian Games. In the doubles, he partnered Mahesh Bhupathi where they defeated Adelo Abadia and Johnny Arcilla of Philippines in semi-finals in straight sets. Then, compatriots Sunil-Kumar Sipaeya and Vinod Sridhar 6-4,3-6,6-2 in the gold medal match. In the team event, Bopanna put India on 1-0 lead in the gold medal tie with a run-away 6-2 6-2 win over Rotimi Jegede before Prakash Amritraj overcame Sunday Maku, the top ranked Nigerian, to carve out a 6-4 6-1 victory. In the doubles match, Vijay Kannan and Vishal Uppal blew away Balalola Abdul and Maku 6-1 6-4 as India defeated Nigeria 3-0 in the gold medal match.[10]

2004–2005: More Futures Titles and Struggle with InjuriesEdit

Bopanna was out for 8 weeks due to a bicep injury which made him miss 2004 Chennai Open and Davis Cup tie against New Zealand.[11] He started off the season at India F1A Futures where he lost to Alexey Kedryuk in straight sets and in doubles he was 3rd seed with Vijay Kannan but they lost to Rupesh Roy and Divij Sharan. He won the Kuwait F1 Futures tournament with Mustafa Ghouse. In the singles, he reached semi-finals where he lost to the top seed and eventual winner Filip Prpic in straight sets. Before an early end to the season he lastly played at São Paulo Challenger 2 where qualified for main draw after beating Brazilians Alexandre Bonatto, Frederico Casaro and Eduardo Bohrer respectively in straight sets. He again defeated a Brazilian Marcos Daniel in 1st round but he retired in 2nd round match after losing the first set 4–6. In doubles he had a first round exit with Mustafa Ghouse.

Bopanna was then out for almost 9 months due to a career threatening shoulder injury for which he had necessitated a surgery. He made his return at India F3 Futures where he was ousted in first round by Chris Kwon in straight sets. In the doubles he was fourth seed with Vijay Kannan where lost in the Quarter-finals. But he won India F4 Futures with Vijay . His impressive show in the US $10,000 ITF Sri Lanka F1 Futures ended in anti-climax as he lost in the singles final in straight sets to German Peter Mayer-Tischer 7–6(2), 6–2 to finish runner-up in the clay court event. He then lost to Florin Mergea in straight sets of Kuwait F1 Futures. His disappointment was compounded by his loss in the doubles final. In an all-Indian final, he paired with Vijay Kannan but they went down 3–6, 4–6 to Vishal Uppal and Ashutosh Singh.[12]

In the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie against Sweden, he lost his singles match against Thomas Johansson in straight sets. India lost the tie 3-1. The non-playing captain Mats Wilander later reported that Bopanna twisted his left ankle while going for a return of serve, resulting in a torn tendon and would be out of action for three weeks.[13] He reached the finals of Bukhara Challenger with Kyu-Tae Im, he also reached semi-finals in singles where he lost to eventual champion and 3rd seed Denis Istomin in straight sets. He lost to Bart Beks in straight sets at Seoul Challenger. In the doubles he partnered Korean Kyu-Tae Im where they lost to eventual winners Alexander Peya and Bjorn Phau. He lost in the semi-finals of Australia F10 and F11 Futures both times to Australian Luke Bourgeois. In the doubles he was 2nd seed in both tournaments with Romanian Horia Tecau they lost in the final to Australian pair of Carsten Ball and Andrew Coelho in an intense final and in the Quarter-finals of the latter one in straight sets. He ended the year at India F7 Futures losing to his occasional partner and eventual winner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi.

2006: Grand Slam Debut, First ATP Final and Asian Hopman Cup TitleEdit

The 2006 season was statistically a rising season of Bopanna's career. He started the season by qualifying for main draw of Chennai Open by defeating Marcin Matkowski, Danai Udomchoke and Rajeev Ram in straight sets respectively. He then defeated Cyril Saulnier in first round of main draw in straight sets. But lost to fifth seeded Gilles Müller in straight sets. He entered doubles as a wildcard with Prakash Amritraj where they upset 3rd seeds Yves Allegro and Michael Kohlmann in straight sets in first round, received bye in second round and then upset 2nd seeds Rainer Schüttler and Alexander Waske in semi-finals. But lost to Michal Mertiňák and Petr Pála in straight sets. This was his first ever ATP Tour final. He then made his Grand Slam at 2006 Australian Open where he participated in only men's singles event that too in qualifying round. He defeated Yohny Romero in straight sets in the first round. This was his first ever Grand slam match and first ever win at any grand slam. But his run ended in the second round where he lost to Jean-Christophe Faurel 4-6,6-1,3-6.

In the Davis cup tie against South Korea, he lost his first singles match to Chung Hee-seok after a valiant fight. But he also lost his reverse singles match in straight sets to Lee Hyung-taik. India lost to South Korea 4-1.[14][15] He then had first round exit at Australian F1 Futures losing to Andrew Coelho and reached Quarter-finals with Luke Bourgeois where they lost in a close match. At the Kyoto Challenger, he defeated Phillip King in straight sets but lost to Prakash Amritraj in straight sets in second round. In doubles, he lost in the finals with Prakash to Jonathan Murray and Alun Jones in a high thrilling match. He and Prakash then were 2nd seeds at Ho Chi Minh City Challenger where they lost in the semi-finals to Dudi Sela and Jacob Adaktusson in straight sets and in the singles he lost in first round to Nicolas Devilder in straight sets. He again had a first round exit at UAE F1 Futures and in doubles he had to give walkover in first round as his partner Prakash was injured.

In davis cup tie against Pakistan he lost to his occasional partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi in straight sets. But wins of Prakash Amritraj, Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi secured the victory for India 3-2 against Pakistan.[16] He then had 2 consecutive 2nd round exits at Chikmagalur and Dharwad Challenger losing to Toshihide Matsui and Viktor Troicki in straight sets. Almost the same scenario followed in doubles where ge had 3 consecutive Quarter-finals at Chikmagalur, Dharwad and Fergana Challenger. He had lost to Dawid Olejniczak in straight sets of Fergana Challenger. He lost to Dawid Olejniczak in straight sets. He lost to Michael Lammer in straight sets in first qualifying round of French Open. This was his maiden French Open appearance. He had first round exits at Surbiton Trophy in both singles and doubles with Nathan Healey. He qualified for main draw of Halle Open by beating Evgeny Korolev, Simone Bolelli and Kristian Pless. He faced that time world no.1 Roger Federer in first round of main draw. It was his first ever match against Federer. He lost in straight sets 7-6(7-4),6-2. Federer went on to win the title. This remains his only match against any member of Big Three.[17]

He then entered Wimbledon where in men's singles qualifying round he defeated Tomáš Cakl in straight sets in first round but lost to Robert Kendrick in straight sets in second round. He partnered Johan Landsberg in men's doubles qualifying round but they lost in first round to Irakli Labadze and Dušan Vemić. He lost to Rajeev Ram in first round of Aptos Challenger but he took his revenge by defeating Ram and Todd Widom in doubles final with Prakash Amritraj in a hard fought match. He had Quarter-finals exits in both singles and doubles with Prakash at Challenger de Granby. He qualified for main draw of Bukhara Challenger and went on to reach the final where he lost to Janko Tipsarević in straight sets, he also reached the finals of doubles with Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi where they lost in tie-breaker. He entered main draw of Mumbai Open as a wildcard and lost to 8th seeded Wesley Moodie. But he reached doubles event final with Mustafa Ghouse. They upset top seeds and 4th seeds in 1st round and semi-finals respectively to reach the finals, they were defeated by Mahesh Bhupathi and Mario Ančić 6–4, 6–7(6–8), [10–8].

Bopanna won the Asian Hopman Cup with Sania Mirza which was the qualifying event for 2007 Hopman Cup. He was selected after Leander Paes withdrew due to an injury.[18] They defeated Chinese Taipei pair. Sania defeated Hwang I-hsuan 6-2, 6-4. Bopanna defeated Chen Ti 6-3 6-4. In mixed doubles they defeated Hwang/Chan 6-1, 0-0 (retire).[19][20][21] He was selected for 2006 Asian Games.[22] In Singles event he was seeded 8th which gave him a bye to round of 32. But he lost to Sun Peng in straight sets. In Doubles event he was seeded 4th with Mustafa Ghouse and they reached Quarter-finals before bowing out to Koreans Jun Woong-sun and Kim Sun-yong in straight sets. In team event India faced 2nd seeded Chinese Taipei in round of 16. Bopanna won his singles match against Lu Yen-hsun but Karan Rastogi and pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes lost their matches. India lost to Chinese Taipei 2-1. He ended the season at India F3 Futures Tournament. He was top seed in both singles and doubles and managed to reach finals of both events. In singles final he lost to his occasional partner and 4th seeded Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, in doubles final he and Mustafa Ghouse lost to 2nd seeds Sunil-Kumar Sipaeya and Alexey Kedryuk in straight sets. He ended the season with 259 rank in singles which still remains with best year end singles rank.

2007: Breakthrough at Challenger Level, Early Success with QureshiEdit

2007 was another breakthrough year for Bopanna. He won 5 challenger titles(4 Doubles, 1 Singles) and reached 11 finals(10 Challengers and 1 ATP). During the season he won 4 consecutive Challenger titles with Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi. Bopanna distinguished himself as one of India's finest doubles players at the 2007 Hopman Cup. He lost his first singles match, but helped clinch a 2–1 victory with Sania Mirza over the Czech Republic in the final and decisive mixed doubles match. In their second confrontation against Croatia, the scenario was repeated, with Mirza winning her singles match while Bopanna lost. Together they defeated the Croats in mixed doubles to end up with four points out of three matches. India lost to Spain to finish runners-up in Group B, with Mirza and Bopanna losing both their singles matches, but winning in mixed doubles. At Australian Open men's singles qualifiers he defeated Tobias Clemens but lost to Michael Berrer in second round in straight sets. He reached Quarter-finals of Dallas Challenger both in singles and doubles. He reached Quarter-finals of Kyoto Challenger with Mustafa Ghouse. He lost to Bastian Knittel in Quarter-finals of Ho Chi Minh City Challenger in a close and hard fought match.

In Davis Cup tie against Kazakhstan, he win his singles match in straight sets against Dmitriy Makeyev. In doubles match with Leander Paes he again defeated Makeyev and Alexey Kedryuk in straight sets. But he lost rubber singles match against Kedryuk in a five-setter match. India won the tie 3-2 to stay in Group 1. He had first round exit at Karlsruhe Challenger in both singles and doubles. He reached semi-finals of Surbiton Trophy with Chris Haggard as four seeds losing to eventual chanpions Mischa Zverev and Alex Kuznetsov in a tie breaker. In singles he was top seed in qualifiers but lost to Gilles Elseneer in last qualifying round.

2008Edit

 
Bopanna at the St. Petersburg Open 2008, doubles quarterfinals

Bopanna won the men's doubles title at the Countrywide Classic in Los Angeles with partner Eric Butorac.[23] This was his first ATP title.

2009Edit

Rohan started the season fairly well by qualifying for the Chennai Open, but lost in the first round of the main draw. In February, he made it to the final of the SAP Open in San Jose, California, partnering with Jarkko Nieminen.

2010sEdit

2010: First Grand Slam doubles finalEdit

Rohan Bopanna started the year on a high, reaching the quarterfinals of the Chennai Open, partnering with Mahesh Bhupathi.

In February, with Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, Bopanna won his second, and the duo's first, ATP doubles title, beating Karol Beck and Harel Levy in the final of the SA Tennis Open in a super-tiebreak. The duo reached the final of the Grand Prix Hassan II in Casablanca, Morocco. They reached the final of the Nice Open, before losing to the Brazilian pair of Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares.

In June, Bopanna and Qureshi made it to the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam event for the first time in their careers at the Wimbledon Championships.

After a successful Wimbledon, Bopanna and Qureshi achieved another finals finish at the Atlanta Open. They beat the world No. 1 pair of the Bryan brothers in straight sets in the quarterfinals of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic in Washington, D.C. They lost their semifinal match to Mardy Fish and Mark Knowles. They then reached the final of the New Haven Open at Yale and the St. Petersburg Open.

 
Bopanna at the 2010 US Open

At the US Open, Bopanna reached the final of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time. Bopanna and Qureshi were seeded 16th and beat the American team of Brian Battistone and Ryler DeHeart in the first round. In the second round, they eliminated Kohlmann and Jarkko Nieminen in straight sets. In the third round, the pair upset the second seeds Daniel Nestor and Zimonjic, again in straight sets. In a highly entertaining quarterfinal, Bopanna's big serves made a difference as they knocked out Wesley Moodie and Dick Norman. In their first semifinal appearance, the duo defeated the Argentine pair of Schwank and Zeballos, still in straight sets. The big-serving Bopanna was spot-on again, as he accumulated one ace after another. Bopanna even pounded an overhead over his shoulder, while retrieved a lob to force an error, causing a commentator to compare it to Roger Federer's between-the-legs winners against Novak Djokovic and Brian Dabul. The ambassadors of India and Pakistan to the US supported the duo at the final. The pair took on the world No. 1 and top-seeded Bryan brothers. The pair lost the final in two closely fought set. Bopanna was exceptional on serve and conjured some high-intensity aces.

Bopanna played a decisive role in India's 2010 Davis Cup triumph over Brazil, taking India back to the World Group for the first time since 1998. He won the decider against Ricardo Mello to clinch the tie 3–2 and take India into the World Group for the first time in 19 years.[24] Bopanna finished the 2010 season as world No. 8 in doubles.

2011: Top-10 debut in doublesEdit

Bopanna began the 2011 season with Qureshi at the Chennai Open in early January. With the IndoPak Express and the re-united Indian pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes on opposite sides of the draw, there were hopes for a dream final. However, Bopanna and Qureshi lost in the quarterfinal to eventual finalists Robin Haase and David Martin, 4–6, 5–7.

The duo finished in the semifinals at the Medibank International in Sydney. They exited the Australian Open in the third round.

At the 2011 Davis Cup in Serbia, Bopanna played in singles and doubles with Somdev Devvarman after Paes and Bhupathi pulled out of the tournament due to injuries.[25] Bopanna had many Serbian fans applauding his impressive winners, but having clawed his way back into the match after falling two sets behind, he lost the match in the fifth set, 3–6, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3, 3–6. This match enabled Bopanna to qualify for the singles ties to make it to the main draw of the 2011 BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. Bopanna defeated Canada's Peter Polansky in a close encounter, 7–6, 3–6, 7–5, before outplaying Germany's Daniel Brands in straight sets, 7–6, 7–6, to secure his spot in the top draw. Bopanna upset higher-ranked opponents on the hard courts of the ATP Masters 1000 event.

With Qureshi, he reached the quarterfinals of French Open.[26] The duo won the Gerry Weber Open[27] and exited in the semifinals of the US Open. They won the Stockholm Open against Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares, 6–1, 6–3.[28] They reached the quarterfinals in Vienna and Valencia and won in Bercy against Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut, 6–2, 6–4.

They participated in the 2011 ATP World Tour Finals in London, losing their first round-robin match to Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor.[29]

2012: Olympics, ATP Tour finals runner-up, Paris Masters titleEdit

In 2012, Bopanna played with compatriot Mahesh Bhupathi. They were seeded fourth at the Australian Open, but only made it to the third round. He and Bhupathi won their first title together at Dubai.[30]

Bopanna has been selected to participate in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London in the Men's Doubles category partnering Bhupathi.[31] Bopanna refused to partner Leander Paes for the doubles event at the Olympics triggering a row which finally led to two participating teams, as Paes partnered with Vishnu Vardhan.[32]

On 20 August 2012 at the Masters 1000 in Cincinnati, Bopanna partnering Mahesh Bhupathi lost to Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecău in the final 4–6, 4–6.[33]

On 4 November 2012, Bopanna and Bhupathi won the Paris Masters title.[34]

On 6 November 2012, Boppana and Bhupathi lost the opening match of 2012 ATP World Tour Finals against Jonathan Marray and Frederik Nielsen[35] but made it to semifinals by defeating Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor.[36] They defeated fellow Indian Leander Paes and Czech Radek Štěpánek to make the final.

2013: World No. 3 in doublesEdit

Bopanna and Bhupathi played with different partners for the first three months of 2013, but rejoined forces starting with the Monte-Carlo Masters.

Rohan partnered Édouard Roger-Vasselin in Wimbledon in 2013 and reached the semifinals before bowing out of the competition in a hard-fought match that ended in five sets against the Bryan brothers.

After the team's run at Wimbledon in 2013, Rohan reached his career best ranking of world No. 3 in doubles on 22 July 2013, and was also the first time he became the highest Indian in the ATP rankings.

2015: Second time ATP Tour finals runner-up, Madrid Masters titleEdit

In November partnering Romanian Florin Mergea, the pair was the last to qualify for the 2015 ATP World Tour Finals.[37] There, in spite of their seeding, they reached the final against the year-end No. 1 team of Mergea's Davis Cup and former juniors' partner, Romanian Horia Tecău, who played alongside Jean Julien Rojer.

2017: First Grand Slam mixed-doubles titleEdit

Bopanna started the season with Chennai Open where he partnered with compatriot Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan. He lifted his first title at the tournament by defeating pair of Purav Raja and Divij Sharan in an all Indian final.[38]

He entered the French Open with Canadian Gabriela Dabrowski. They won the title beating pair of Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Robert Farah in the final. This was Bopanna's maiden Grand Slam title making him the fourth Indian player to win a Grand Slam title.[39]

In April, he won his fourth Masters title with Pablo Cuevas at Monte-Carlo Masters. They defeated Spanish pair of Feliciano López and Marc López in the final.[40] In August, he paired with Ivan Dodig to reach second Masters final of the season at Rogers Cup. They lost the finals to French pair of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut.[41] He finished the year with doubles ranking of 18 winning three titles from six final appearances.

2018: Second mixed-doubles finalEdit

 
Rohan Bopanna and Édouard Roger-Vasselin during 2018 French Open.

Bopanna entered the Australian Open with Hungarian Tímea Babos. They reached the final but lost to Gabriela Dabrowski and Mate Pavić. This was Bopanna's second Grand Slam mixed-doubles final.[42]

2019–2020: Two ATP 250 titlesEdit

In 2019 he won the Marahashtra Open with Divij Sharan.

In 2020 he won the Qatar Open with Wesley Koolhof and reached the quarterfinals at the US Open with Denis Shapovalov.

2020sEdit

2021: Return to singles and doubles with QureshiEdit

In 2021 Bopanna participated in the Australian Open where he partnered with Ben McLachlan. They were defeated in the first round by Ji-sung Nam and Min-Kyu Song 6–4, 7–6. He later entered as an alternate in the qualifying draw of the 2021 Singapore Tennis Open (hard indoor), a new 250 Series tournament, returning to play singles five years after the last time. He was defeated 6–3, 6–4 by Christopher Eubanks.

In March, he returned to play doubles with Qureshi seven years later since the last time he partnered with him at the Shenzhen where they lost in the quarterfinals. They lost in the first round against Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares 6–7, 6–2, [10–1] at the Mexican Open. After five straight first round losses, Bopanna reached the quarterfinals of 2021 Madrid Open. He lastly played as a doubles pair with Qureshi at 2021 Kremlin Cup and reached the second round.

Rohan then paired up with Canadian Denis Shapovalov with whom he had recently reached the quarterfinals of Indian Wells Masters. Bopanna ended the year with a semifinal loss at St. Petersburg Open.

2022: Two more ATP Titles, French Open Semifinalist, Return To Top 25Edit

Rohan started the year with an ATP Tour 250 title at 2022 Adelaide International pairing with compatriot Ramkumar Ramanathan defeating top seeds Marcelo Melo and Ivan Dodig in straight sets in final. Rohan paired up with Édouard Roger-Vasselin for 2022 Adelaide International 2 and 2022 Australian Open but they had first round exits in both tournaments. He also lost in the first round in the Mixed doubles event with Darija Jurak Schreiber. Two weeks later, he won his second title of the year at the Maharastra Open with Ramkumar Ramanathan by defeating Australian pair of Luke Saville and John-Patrick Smith in final. He reached the quarterfinals of the Rotterdam Open and finals of the Qatar Open with Denis Shapovalov losing to pair of Wesley Koolhof and Neal Skupski both times.[43] Bopanna had a first round exit at Dubai tennis championships with Aslan Karatsev losing to top seeds and eventual finalists Mate Pavic and Nikola Mektic.

Bopanna began clay court season with Jamie Murray at 2022 Indian Wells Masters en route to semi-finals defeating 3rd and 7th seeds but losing to top seeds and eventual champions Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury in tie-breaker. At the 2022 French Open he reached the semifinals for the first time at this Major, partnering Matwe Middelkoop defeating en route the second seeds, former World No. 1 pair and 2021 Wimbledon champions Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic.[44][45][46] This was Bopanna's first major semi-finals in men's doubles since 2015 Wimbledon. As a result he returned to the top 25 in the doubles rankings.

Bopanna began grass court season by reaching the semifinals of 2022 BOSS Open with Denis Shapovalov.[47][48]

AwardsEdit

 
Rohan Bopanna on the court

For his efforts in bridging political barriers through sports, Rohan Bopanna was nominated in 2010 as a Champion for Peace by Monaco-based organization, Peace and Sport.[49]

Recognized globally for their campaign "Stop War Start Tennis", Bopanna was awarded the renowned Arthur Ashe Humanitarian of the Year award[50] in 2010, along with Qureshi. The duo were also voted winners of the Peace and Sport's Image of the Year award[51] by their fans. He was also awarded the Ekalavya Award by the Government of Karnataka in 2005 for his achievements on court.[52]

CharityEdit

Rohan Bopanna donates part of the profits generated by sales of 'Stop War Start Tennis' merchandise to the not-for-profit organisation 'GoSports Foundation'. In his hometown Coorg, he works towards generating funds for an Opportunity School that caters to the educational needs of physically handicapped children. Rohan also supports the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences, which endeavours to provide low cost dental treatment and holds several free health and awareness camps.

He is a member of the 'Champions for Peace' club, a Monaco-based international organization placed under the High Patronage of Prince Albert II.

Personal lifeEdit

Rohan, who is married to Supriya Annaiah, resides in Bengaluru, where he is also the part owner of a very popular restaurant. A grass-court enthusiast, his favourite tournament is Wimbledon, and his favourite player is Stefan Edberg.[53]

Significant finalsEdit

Grand Slam tournamentsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 runner up)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 2010 US Open Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
6–7(5–7), 6–7(4–7)

Mixed: 2 (1 title, 1 runner up)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 2017 French Open Clay   Gabriela Dabrowski   Anna-Lena Grönefeld
  Robert Farah
2–6, 6–2, [12–10]
Loss 2018 Australian Open Hard   Tímea Babos   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Mate Pavić
6–2, 4–6, [9–11]

Year-end championships finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 2012 London Hard (i)   Mahesh Bhupathi   Marcel Granollers
  Marc López
5–7, 6–3, [3–10]
Loss 2015 London Hard (i)   Florin Mergea   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
4–6, 3–6

Masters 1000 finalsEdit

Doubles: 9 (4 titles, 5 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 2011 Paris Hard (i)   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Julien Benneteau
  Nicolas Mahut
6–2, 6–4
Loss 2012 Cincinnati Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Robert Lindstedt
  Horia Tecău
5–7, 3–6
Loss 2012 Shanghai Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Leander Paes
  Radek Štěpánek
7–6(9–7), 3–6, [5–10]
Win 2012 Paris Hard (i)   Mahesh Bhupathi   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
  Jean-Julien Rojer
7–6(8–6), 6–3
Loss 2013 Rome Clay   Mahesh Bhupathi   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
2–6, 3–6
Win 2015 Madrid Clay   Florin Mergea   Marcin Matkowski
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–2, 6–7(5–7), [11–9]
Loss 2016 Madrid Clay   Florin Mergea   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
4-6, 6–7(5–7)
Win 2017 Monte Carlo Clay   Pablo Cuevas   Feliciano López
  Marc López
6–3, 3–6, [10–4]
Loss 2017 Montreal Hard   Ivan Dodig   Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  Nicolas Mahut
4-6, 6–3, [6-10]

Olympic finalsEdit

Mixed doubles: 1 runner-upEdit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
4th place 2016 Rio de Janeiro Hard   Sania Mirza   Lucie Hradecká
  Radek Štěpánek
1–6, 5–7

ATP career finalsEdit

 
Bopanna with Mahesh Bhupathi at ATP World Finals

Doubles: 52 (22 titles, 30 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–1)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–2)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (4–5)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (5–2)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (13–19)
Finals by surface
Hard (18–19)
Clay (2–7)
Grass (2–4)
Finals by setting
Outdoor (16–24)
Indoor (6–6)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jan 2006 Chennai Open, India International Hard   Prakash Amritraj   Michal Mertiňák
  Petr Pála
2–6, 5–7
Loss 0–2 Oct 2006 Mumbai Open, India International Hard   Mustafa Ghouse   Mario Ančić
  Mahesh Bhupathi
4–6, 7–6(8–6), [8–10]
Loss 0–3 Sep 2007 Mumbai Open, India International Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Robert Lindstedt
  Jarkko Nieminen
6–7(3–7), 6–7(5–7)
Loss 0–4 Jul 2008 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships, United States International Grass   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Mardy Fish
  John Isner
4–6, 6–7(1–7)
Win 1–4 Aug 2008 Los Angeles Open, United States International Hard   Eric Butorac   Travis Parrott
  Dušan Vemić
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–5)
Loss 1–5 Oct 2008 St. Petersburg Open, Russia International Hard (i)   Max Mirnyi   Travis Parrott
  Filip Polášek
6–3, 6–7(4–7), [8–10]
Loss 1–6 Feb 2009 Pacific Coast Championships, United States 250 Series Hard (i)   Jarkko Nieminen   Tommy Haas
  Radek Štěpánek
2–6, 3–6
Win 2–6 Feb 2010 SA Tennis Open, South Africa 250 Series Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Karol Beck
  Harel Levy
2–6, 6–3, [10–5]
Loss 2–7 Apr 2010 Grand Prix Hassan II, Morocco 250 Series Clay   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Robert Lindstedt
  Horia Tecău
2–6, 6–3, [7–10]
Loss 2–8 May 2010 Open de Nice Côte d'Azur, France 250 Series Clay   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Marcelo Melo
  Bruno Soares
6–1, 3–6, [5–10]
Loss 2–9 Jul 2010 Atlanta Open, United States 250 Series Hard   Kristof Vliegen   Scott Lipsky
  Rajeev Ram
3–6, 7–6(7–4), [10–12]
Loss 2–10 Aug 2010 New Haven Open, United States 250 Series Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Robert Lindstedt
  Horia Tecău
4–6, 5–7
Loss 2–11 Sep 2010 US Open, New York Grand Slam Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Mike Bryan
  Bob Bryan
6–7(5–7), 6–7(4–7)
Loss 2–12 Sep 2010 St. Petersburg Open, Russia 250 Series Hard (i)   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Daniele Bracciali
  Potito Starace
6–7(6–8), 6–7(5–7)
Win 3–12 Jun 2011 Halle Open, Germany 250 Series Grass   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Robin Haase
  Milos Raonic
7–6(10–8), 3–6, [11–9]
Win 4–12 Oct 2011 Stockholm Open, Sweden 250 Series Hard (i)   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Marcelo Melo
  Bruno Soares
6–1, 6–3
Win 5–12 Nov 2011 Paris Masters, France Masters 1000 Hard (i)   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Julien Benneteau
  Nicolas Mahut
6–2, 6–4
Win 6–12 Mar 2012 Dubai Tennis Championships, UAE 500 Series Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Mariusz Fyrstenberg
  Marcin Matkowski
6–4, 3–6, [10–5]
Loss 6–13 Aug 2012 Cincinnati Masters, United States Masters 1000 Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Robert Lindstedt
  Horia Tecău
4–6, 4–6
Loss 6–14 Oct 2012 Shanghai Masters, China Masters 1000 Hard   Mahesh Bhupathi   Leander Paes
  Radek Štěpánek
7–6(9–7), 3–6, [5–10]
Win 7–14 Nov 2012 Paris Masters, France (2) Masters 1000 Hard (i)   Mahesh Bhupathi   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
  Jean-Julien Rojer
7–6(8–6), 6–3
Loss 7–15 Nov 2012 World Tour Finals, London Tour Finals Hard (i)   Mahesh Bhupathi   Marcel Granollers
  Marc López
5–7, 6–3, [3–10]
Win 8–15 Feb 2013 Open 13, France 250 Series Hard (i)   Colin Fleming   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
  Jean-Julien Rojer
6–4, 7–6(7–3)
Loss 8–16 May 2013 Rome Masters, Italy Masters 1000 Clay   Mahesh Bhupathi   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
2–6, 3–6
Win 9–16 Oct 2013 Rakuten Open Championships, Japan 500 Series Hard   Édouard Roger-Vasselin   Jamie Murray
  John Peers
7–6(7–5), 6–4
Loss 9–17 Jan 2014 Sydney International, Australia 250 Series Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Daniel Nestor
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(3–7), 6–7(3–7)
Win 10–17 Mar 2014 Dubai Tennis Championships, UAE 500 Series Hard   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Daniel Nestor
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–3
Loss 10–18 May 2014 Open de Nice Côte d'Azur, France 250 Series Clay   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi   Martin Kližan
  Philipp Oswald
2–6, 0–6
Win 11–18 Jan 2015 Sydney International, Australia 250 Series Hard   Daniel Nestor   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Win 12–18 Feb 2015 Dubai Tennis Championships, UAE (2) 500 Series Hard   Daniel Nestor   Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–1
Loss 12–19 Apr 2015 Grand Prix Hassan II, Morocco 250 Series Clay   Florin Mergea   Rameez Junaid
  Adil Shamasdin
6–3, 2–6, [7–10]
Win 13–19 May 2015 Madrid Open, Spain Masters 1000 Clay   Florin Mergea   Marcin Matkowski
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–2, 6–7(5–7), [11–9]
Win 14–19 Jun 2015 Stuttgart Open, Germany 250 Series Grass   Florin Mergea   Alexander Peya
  Bruno Soares
5–7, 6–2, [10–7]
Loss 14–20 Jun 2015 Halle Open, Germany 500 Series Grass   Florin Mergea   Raven Klaasen
  Rajeev Ram
6–7(5–7), 2–6
Loss 14–21 Nov 2015 World Tour Finals, London Tour Finals Hard (i)   Florin Mergea   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
4–6, 3–6
Loss 14–22 Jan 2016 Sydney International, Australia 250 Series Hard   Florin Mergea   Jamie Murray
  Bruno Soares
3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Loss 14–23 May 2016 Madrid Open, Spain Masters 1000 Clay   Florin Mergea   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
4–6, 6–7(5–7)
Win 15–23 Jan 2017 Chennai Open, India 250 Series Hard   Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan   Purav Raja
  Divij Sharan
6–3, 6–4
Loss 15–24 Mar 2017 Dubai Tennis Championships, UAE 500 Series Hard   Marcin Matkowski   Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău
6–4, 3–6, [3–10]
Win 16–24 Apr 2017 Monte-Carlo Masters, Monaco Masters 1000 Clay   Pablo Cuevas   Feliciano López
  Marc López
6–3, 3–6, [10–4]
Loss 16–25 Jun 2017 Eastbourne International, United Kingdom 250 Series Grass   André Sá   Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
7–6(7–4), 4–6, [3–10]
Loss 16–26 Aug 2017 Rogers Cup, Canada Masters 1000 Hard   Ivan Dodig   Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  Nicolas Mahut
4–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Win 17–26 Oct 2017 Vienna Open, Austria 500 Series Hard (i)   Pablo Cuevas   Marcelo Demoliner
  Sam Querrey
7–6(9–7), 6–7(4–7), [11–9]
Win 18–26 Jan 2019 Maharashtra Open, India 250 Series Hard   Divij Sharan   Luke Bambridge
  Jonny O'Mara
6–3, 6–4
Loss 18–27 Jun 2019 Stuttgart Open, Germany 250 Series Grass   Denis Shapovalov   John Peers
  Bruno Soares
5–7, 3–6
Win 19–27 Jan 2020 Qatar Open, Qatar 250 Series Hard   Wesley Koolhof   Luke Bambridge
  Santiago González
3–6, 6–2, [10–6]
Loss 19–28 Oct 2020 European Open, Belgium 250 Series Hard (i)   Matwé Middelkoop   John Peers
  Michael Venus
3–6, 4–6
Win 20–28 Jan 2022 Adelaide International, Australia 250 Series Hard   Ramkumar Ramanathan   Ivan Dodig
  Marcelo Melo
7–6(8–6), 6–1
Win 21–28 Jan 2022 Maharashtra Open, India 250 Series Hard   Ramkumar Ramanathan   Luke Saville
  John-Patrick Smith
6–7(10–12), 6–3, [10–6]
Loss 21–29 Feb 2022 Qatar Open, Qatar 250 Series Hard   Denis Shapovalov   Wesley Koolhof
  Neal Skupski
6–7(4–7), 1–6
Loss 21–30 Jul 2022 Hamburg European Open, Germany 500 Series Clay   Matwé Middelkoop   Lloyd Glasspool
  Harri Heliövaara
2–6, 4–6
Win 22–30 Oct 2022 Tel Aviv Open, Israel 250 Series Hard (i)   Matwé Middelkoop   Santiago González
  Andrés Molteni
6–2, 6–4

Doubles performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# P# DNQ A Z# PO G S B NMS P NH
(W) winner; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze Olympic/Paralympic medal; (NMS) not a Masters tournament; (P) postponed; (NH) not held; (SR) strike rate (events won / competed); (W–L) win–loss record.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.
Tournament 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 SR W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A 3R 2R 1R 3R 3R 2R 3R 2R 3R 2R 3R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 15 16–15
French Open A A 1R 1R 2R QF 1R 1R 2R 3R QF 3R QF 3R 1R QF SF 0 / 15 23–15
Wimbledon Q1 Q1 2R A QF 1R 2R SF 2R SF 3R 2R 2R 1R NH 1R A 0 / 12 18–12
US Open A A 1R A F SF 1R 3R 1R QF 2R 2R QF 3R QF 3R 0 / 13 24–13
Win–loss 0–0 0–0 3–4 1–2 9–4 9–4 3–4 7–4 4–4 10–4 8–4 5–4 9–4 3–4 2–3 4–4 4–2 0 / 55 81–55
Year-end championships
ATP Finals Did Not Qualify RR F DNQ F Did Not Qualify 0 / 3 6–6
ATP Masters Series 1000
Indian Wells A A A A A SF 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 2R NH QF 2R 0 / 11 8–11
Miami A A A A A QF SF 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 2R QF 1R QF 0 / 11 12–11
Monte Carlo A A A A A SF 2R 2R QF 1R QF W SF 1R A SF 1 / 10 16–9
Madrid (Clay) as Hamburg A A QF SF QF QF W F 1R 2R 1R QF 1R 1 / 11 14–10
Rome A A A A A A SF F 2R 2R SF QF 2R 1R QF 1R 2R 0 / 11 13–11
Canada A A A A 1R QF 2R 1R 2R 2R 2R F A SF NH QF 0 / 10 11–10
Cincinnati A A 1R A 2R QF F SF 1R QF 1R QF A 2R 1R 1R 0 / 12 9–12
Shanghai Not Held A QF 2R F 2R SF SF 2R 1R 1R 2R NH 0 / 10 11–10
Paris A A A A 2R W W QF QF QF SF 1R 2R QF QF A 2 / 11 18–9
Hamburg A A A Held as Madrid (Clay) 0 / 0 0–0
Madrid (Hard) A A A Held as Shanghai 0 / 0 0–0
Win–loss 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–0 3–4 14–7 16–8 7–9 9–9 11–8 8–9 12–6 5–7 9–9 4–3 4–6 7–5 4 / 97 110–93
National Representation
Olympics Not Held A Not Held 2R Not Held 1R Not Held A 0 / 2 1–2
Asian Games QF Not Held A Not Held A Not Held G Not Held 1 / 2 7-1
Commonwealth Games Not Held SF Not Held 0 / 1 2-2
Career statistics
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Career
Titles–Finals 0–2 0–1 1–3 0–1 1–7 3–5 2–5 2–3 1–3 4–7 0–2 3–6 0–0 1–2 1–2 0–0 2–4 21–51
Year-end ranking 120 66 78 83 16 11 12 13 30 9 28 18 37 38 39 43 $4,984,804

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