Sandon Stolle

Sandon Stolle (born 13 July 1970) is a former professional male tennis player and at one time ranked No. 2 in World doubles.

Sandon Stolle
Full nameSandon Frederick Stolle
Country (sports) Australia
ResidenceAventura, FL, United States
Born (1970-07-13) 13 July 1970 (age 51)
Sydney, Australia
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro1991
Retired2003
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$3,762,442
Singles
Career record100–120
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 50 (13 January 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1992, 1994, 1996, 1999)
French Open2R (1999)
Wimbledon3R (1992, 1996, 1997)
US Open2R (1992)
Doubles
Career record415–251
Career titles22
Highest rankingNo. 2 (5 March 2001)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2001)
French OpenF (2000)
WimbledonF (2000)
US OpenW (1998)

Sandon is the son of Australian tennis champion Fred Stolle, the former was born in Sydney and now lives in Aventura, Florida, United States.[1]

In his career Stolle has won twenty-two ATP doubles titles, including one Grand Slam title (1998 U.S Open) and reached four Grand Slam finals.

Grand Slam finalsEdit

Doubles (1 title, 3 runners-up)Edit

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1995 U.S. Open Hard   Alex O'Brien   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
3–6, 3–6
Win 1998 U.S. Open Hard   Cyril Suk   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
4–6, 7–6(10–8), 6–2
Loss 2000 French Open Clay   Paul Haarhuis   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6–7(7–9), 4–6
Loss 2000 Wimbledon Grass   Paul Haarhuis   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
3–6, 4–6, 1–6

Doubles finalsEdit

Legend
Grand Slam (1)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (4)
ATP International Series Gold (4)
ATP Tour (13)
Titles by surface
Hard (16)
Clay (0)
Grass (2)
Carpet (4)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. 26 October 1992 Taipei, Taiwan Carpet   John Fitzgerald   Patrick Baur
  Christo van Rensburg
7–6, 6–2
Win 2. 18 January 1993 Sydney Outdoor, Australia Hard   Jason Stoltenberg   Luke Jensen
  Murphy Jensen
6–3, 6–4
Loss 1. 1 March 1993 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   Luke Jensen   Mark Keil
  Dave Randall
5–7, 4–6
Loss 2. 19 April 1993 Hong Kong Hard   Jason Stoltenberg   David Wheaton
  Todd Woodbridge
1–6, 3–6
Win 3. 18 January 1994 Sydney Outdoor, Australia Hard   Darren Cahill   Mark Kratzmann
  Laurie Warder
6–1, 7–6
Loss 3. 28 February 1994 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   Alex O'Brien   Jan Apell
  Ken Flach
0–6, 4–6
Win 4. 4 April 1994 Osaka, Japan Hard   Martin Damm   David Adams
  Andrei Olhovskiy
6–4, 6–4
Win 5. 15 August 1994 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard   Alex O'Brien   Wayne Ferreira
  Mark Kratzmann
6–7, 6–3, 6–2
Loss 4. 13 February 1995 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i)   Alex O'Brien   Jim Grabb
  Patrick McEnroe
6–3, 5–7, 0–6
Loss 5. 15 May 1995 Pinehurst, U.S. Clay   Alex O'Brien   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
2–6, 4–6
Loss 6. 31 July 1995 Montreal, Canada Hard   Brian MacPhie   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Andrei Olhovskiy
2–6, 2–6
Loss 7. 11 September 1995 U.S. Open, New York Hard   Alex O'Brien   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
3–6, 3–6
Loss 8. 15 January 1996 Sydney Outdoor, Australia Hard   Patrick McEnroe   Ellis Ferreira
  Jan Siemerink
7–5, 4–6, 1–6
Loss 9. 15 April 1996 New Delhi, India Hard   Byron Black   Jonas Björkman
  Nicklas Kulti
6–4, 4–6, 4–6
Loss 10. 12 August 1996 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard   Cyril Suk   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Win 6. 21 October 1996 Ostrava, Czech Republic Carpet   Cyril Suk   Ján Krošlák
  Karol Kučera
7–6, 6–3
Loss 11. 17 February 1997 Dubai, UAE Hard   Cyril Suk   Sander Groen
  Goran Ivanišević
6–7, 3–6
Loss 12. 24 February 1997 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i)   Cyril Suk   David Adams
  Olivier Delaître
6–3, 2–6, 1–6
Loss 13. 16 June 1997 London, England Grass   Cyril Suk   Mark Philippoussis
  Patrick Rafter
2–6, 6–4, 5–7
Win 7. 13 July 1998 Newport, U.S. Grass   Doug Flach   Scott Draper
  Jason Stoltenberg
6–2, 4–6, 7–6
Win 8. 3 August 1998 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard   Patrick Rafter   Jeff Tarango
  Daniel Vacek
6–4, 6–4
Win 9. 14 September 1998 U.S. Open, New York Hard   Cyril Suk   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
4–6, 7–6, 6–2
Win 10. 15 February 1999 Dubai, UAE Hard   Wayne Black   David Adams
  John-Laffnie de Jager
4–6, 6–1, 6–4
Loss 14. 8 March 1999 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   Mark Knowles   Justin Gimelstob
  Richey Reneberg
4–6, 7–6, 3–6
Win 11. 15 March 1999 Indian Wells, U.S. Hard   Wayne Black   Ellis Ferreira
  Rick Leach
7–6(7–4), 6–3
Win 12. 29 March 1999 Miami, U.S. Hard   Wayne Black   Boris Becker
  Jan-Michael Gambill
6–1, 6–1
Win 13. 18 October 1999 Vienna, Austria Hard (i)   David Prinosil   Piet Norval
  Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 6–4
Loss 15. 25 October 1999 Lyon, France Carpet   Wayne Ferreira   Piet Norval
  Kevin Ullyett
6–4, 6–7, 6–7
Loss 16. 10 January 2000 Adelaide, Australia Hard   Lleyton Hewitt   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
4–6, 2–6
Loss 17. 17 January 2000 Sydney, Australia Hard   Lleyton Hewitt   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
5–7, 4–6
Loss 18. 20 March 2000 Indian Wells, U.S. Hard   Paul Haarhuis   Alex O'Brien
  Jared Palmer
4–6, 6–7
Loss 19. 24 April 2000 Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay   Paul Haarhuis   Wayne Ferreira
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
3–6, 6–2, 1–6
Loss 20. 1 May 2000 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Paul Haarhuis   Nicklas Kulti
  Mikael Tillström
2–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–7(5–7)
Loss 21. 22 May 2000 Hamburg, Germany Clay   Wayne Arthurs   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
7–6(7–4), 4–6, 3–6
Loss 22. 12 June 2000 French Open, Paris Clay   Paul Haarhuis   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6–7, 4–6
Loss 23. 26 June 2000 s’Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass   Paul Haarhuis   Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk
4–6, 7–6, 6–7
Loss 24. 10 July 2000 Wimbledon, London Grass   Paul Haarhuis   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
3–6, 4–6, 1–6
Win 14. 31 July 2000 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard   Paul Kilderry   Jan-Michael Gambill
  Scott Humphries
W/O
Win 15. 21 August 2000 Indianapolis, U.S. Hard   Lleyton Hewitt   Jonas Björkman
  Max Mirnyi
6–2, 3–6, 6–3
Win 16. 13 November 2000 Lyon, France Carpet   Paul Haarhuis   Ivan Ljubičić
  Jack Waite
6–1, 6–7, 7–6
Win 17. 15 January 2001 Sydney, Australia Hard   Daniel Nestor   Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
2–6, 7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)
Win 18. 5 March 2001 Dubai, UAE Hard   Joshua Eagle   Daniel Nestor
  Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–4
Loss 25. 14 May 2001 Rome, Italy Clay   Daniel Nestor   Wayne Ferreira
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
4–6, 6–7
Loss 26. 21 May 2001 Hamburg, Germany Clay   Daniel Nestor   Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
6–7, 6–3, 3–6
Win 19. 18 June 2001 Halle, Germany Grass   Daniel Nestor   Max Mirnyi
  Patrick Rafter
6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–1
Win 20. 8 October 2001 Moscow, Russia Carpet   Max Mirnyi   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Jeff Tarango
6–3, 6–0
Win 21. 22 October 2001 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Hard (i)   Max Mirnyi   Ellis Ferreira
  Jeff Tarango
7–6(7–0), 7–6(7–4)
Loss 27. 14 January 2002 Sydney, Australia Hard   Joshua Eagle   Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer
4–6, 4–6
Loss 28. 4 March 2002 Dubai, UAE Hard   Joshua Eagle   Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
6–3, 3–6, [11–13]
Loss 29. 7 October 2002 Moscow, Russia Carpet   Joshua Eagle   Roger Federer
  Max Mirnyi
4–6, 6–7
Win 22. 14 October 2002 Vienna, Austria Hard (i)   Joshua Eagle   Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
6–4, 6–3

Doubles 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)
Tournament 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 Career SR
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 3R 3R 3R QF 3R 1R 0 / 13
French Open A A A 1R 1R A 2R 2R 1R 1R 3R F 3R 2R A 0 / 10
Wimbledon A A A 1R 1R 2R 3R 2R 3R 3R QF F 2R 3R A 0 / 11
U.S. Open A A A 1R 1R 3R F 2R A W QF QF SF 1R A 1 / 10
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 1 1 / 44
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells NME A A A A 1R 2R 1R 1R QF W F 1R QF A 1 / 9
Miami NME A 1R A 3R 2R 3R QF 3R QF W QF 2R QF A 1 / 11
Monte Carlo NME A A A A A A A A A A F A 1R A 0 / 2
Rome NME A A A A A A A SF 2R 1R QF F SF A 0 / 6
Hamburg NME A A A A A A A A A A F F QF A 0 / 3
Canada NME A A QF A A F A 2R QF 2R A 1R SF A 0 / 7
Cincinnati NME A A A QF W 2R F A 2R QF QF 1R QF A 1 / 9
Stuttgart (Stockholm) NME A A A A QF 1R 2R A 2R 2R 2R W 2R A 1 / 8
Paris NME A A A A QF 1R 1R A QF 1R A QF 2R A 0 / 7
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 2 1 / 5 0 / 6 0 / 5 0 / 4 0 / 7 2 / 7 0 / 7 1 / 8 0 / 9 0 / 0 4 / 62
Year-end ranking 781 366 188 105 69 16 23 40 39 14 9 3 5 19 1205 N/A

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ATP Player Profile". ATP. Retrieved 1 April 2012.

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