Salvatore Caruso

Salvatore Caruso (Italian pronunciation: [salvaˈtoːre kaˈruːzo];[2][3] born 15 December 1992) is an Italian professional tennis player.

Salvatore Caruso
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Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceAvola, Italy
Born (1992-12-15) 15 December 1992 (age 28)
Avola, Italy
Turned pro2011
PlaysRight-handed
(two-handed backhand)
CoachPaolo Cannova
Prize moneyUS$ 877,118
Singles
Career record9–16 (36.0%) (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 76 (16 November 2020)[1]
Current rankingNo. 77 (22 February 2021)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2021)
French Open3R (2019)
Wimbledon1R (2019)
US Open3R (2020)
Doubles
Career record3–2 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 167 (9 March 2020)
Current rankingNo. 167 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (2021)
Last updated on: 11 February 2021.

CareerEdit

Caruso has a career high ATP singles ranking of 93 achieved on 6 January 2020. He also has a career high ATP doubles ranking of 167 achieved on 9 March 2020. Caruso has won 5 ITF Futures singles titles and 4 ITF Futures and one ATP Challenger doubles titles in his career.

Caruso made his ATP main draw debut at the 2016 Internazionali BNL d'Italia, where he received a main draw wildcard. He lost in the first round to Nick Kyrgios 6–1, 6–2.

ATP Tour finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–1)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (0–0)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Titles by setting
Outdoor (0–1)
Indoor (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Feb 2020 Rio Open, Brazil 500 Series Clay   Federico Gaio   Marcel Granollers
  Horacio Zeballos
4–6, 7–5, [7–10]

ATP Challengers and ITF Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 4 (2 titles, 2 runner–up)Edit

Legend
ATP Challengers (2–2)
ITF Futures
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 5 May 2013 Biella, Italy Challenger Clay   Filip Krajinović 3–6, 2–6
Win 1–1 2 September 2018 Como, Italy Challenger Clay   Christian Garín 7–5, 6–4
Win 2–1 6 October 2019 Barcelona, Spain Challenger Clay   Jozef Kovalík 6–4, 6–2
Loss 2–2 12 October 2020 Parma, Italy Challenger Clay   Frances Tiafoe 3–6, 6–3, 4–6

Singles performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (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.
Tournament 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open Q1 A 1R Q1 1R 2R 0 / 3 1–3 25%
French Open A Q2 Q1 3R 1R 0 / 2 2–2 50%
Wimbledon Q1 Q1 Q2 1R NH 0 / 1 0–1 0%
US Open A Q1 Q1 Q2 3R 0 / 1 2–1 67%
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–1 2–2 2–3 1–1 0 / 7 5–7 42%

Record against top 10 playersEdit

Caruso's match record against players who have been ranked in the top 10. Only ATP Tour main draw and Davis Cup matches are considered. Former no 1 players in bold, retired players in italics.

* As of 11 February 2021.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ATP Profile
  2. ^ Luciano Canepari. "salvatore". DiPI Online (in Italian). Retrieved 27 October 2018.
  3. ^ Luciano Canepari. "Caruso". DiPI Online (in Italian). Retrieved 27 October 2018.

External linksEdit