Sargis Sargsian

Sargis Sargsian (Armenian: Սարգիս Սարգսյան, born 3 June 1973) is a former professional tennis player from Armenia.

Sargis Sargsian
Sargis Sargisian US Open 2004.jpg
Country (sports) Armenia
ResidenceBoca Raton, Florida
Born (1973-06-03) 3 June 1973 (age 47)
Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1995
Retired2006
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$2,603,732
Singles
Career record155–209 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 38 (12 January 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (2003)
French Open3R (1998, 1999, 2000)
Wimbledon3R (2001, 2003)
US Open4R (2004)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games2R (1996)
Doubles
Career record68–79 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 33 (9 August 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2004, 2005)
French OpenQF (2004)
Wimbledon1R (1998, 2003, 2004)
US Open2R (1997)

Sargsian turned pro in 1995, and has won one singles and two doubles titles during his career on the ATP Tour. He played for Armenia at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics, in Atlanta he reached second round, but in Sydney he lost in first round.

Sargsian also played at the 2004 Summer Olympics. He reached career-high rankings of World No. 38 in singles and World No. 33 in doubles during 2004. Sargsian retired in 2006 and now resides in Florida.

Career finalsEdit

Singles: 3 (1 win – 2 losses)Edit

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jul 1997 Newport, U.S. Grass   Brett Steven 7–6(7–0), 4–6, 7–5
Loss 1–1 Oct 2003 Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Taylor Dent 6–7(5–7), 4–6
Loss 1–2 Oct 2003 St Petersburg, Russia Hard (i)   Gustavo Kuerten 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 5 (2 titles – 3 runners-up)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partners Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 1999 Newport, U.S. Grass   Chris Woodruff   Wayne Arthurs
  Leander Paes
7–6, 6–7, 3–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2000 Washington, U.S. Hard   Andre Agassi   Alex O'Brien
  Jared Palmer
5–7, 1–6
Loss 0–3 May 2003 St. Pölten, Austria Clay   Nenad Zimonjić   Simon Aspelin
  Massimo Bertolini
4–6, 7–6(8–6), 3–6
Win 1–3 Jul 2003 Washington, U.S. Hard   Yevgeny Kafelnikov   Chris Haggard
  Paul Hanley
7–5, 4–6, 6–2
Win 2–3 Sep 2003 Bucharest, Romania Clay   Karsten Braasch   Simon Aspelin
  Jeff Coetzee
7–6(9–7), 6–2

Performance timelineEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 1995 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 SR W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4R 2R 2R 0 / 9 8–9
French Open A 1R 3R 3R 3R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
Wimbledon A 2R 2R 1R 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
US Open 3R 3R 1R 1R 1R A 3R 2R 4R A 0 / 8 10–8
Win–Loss 2–1 4–4 3–4 3–4 2–4 4–3 3–4 7–4 5–4 1–3 0 / 35 31–35

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