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Sergei Sergeevich Bubka (Ukrainian: Сергій Сергійович Бубка; born February 10, 1987)[1] is a Ukrainian professional tennis player. He is a member of the Ukraine Davis Cup team and is coached by Tibor Toth, who is also the former coach of Sergiy Stakhovsky. Bubka is the son of pole vaulter Sergey Bubka.

Sergei Bubka
Сергей Бубка
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Country (sports) Ukraine
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1987-02-10) February 10, 1987 (age 32)
Donetsk, Ukraine, USSR[1]
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro2005
PlaysRight-handed
CoachTibor Toth
Prize moneyUS$ 465,186
Singles
Career record12–11
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 145 (November 14, 2011)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2012)
French OpenQ1 (2012, 2014)
WimbledonQ2 (2012)
US Open2R (2011)
Doubles
Career record6–7
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 134 (May 26, 2008)
Current rankingNo. 1154 (May 26, 2014)
Last updated on: May 25, 2015.

On 1 November 2012, Sergei Bubka was seriously injured in a fall from the third floor of an apartment building in Paris.[2] He returned to play tennis in February 2014.[3]

Career summaryEdit

Sergei's biggest success so far in his career was beating the 5th-seeded Ivan Ljubičić in the first round of the 2011 Dubai Tennis Championships.[citation needed] He also hit a 157 MPH serve during qualifying for the 2011 US Open, which would have been the record had the serve not been out.[citation needed]

ATP tournaments finalsEdit

Singles title (1)Edit

Legend
ATP Challenger Series
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. 2009 Kyoto, Japan Carpet   Takao Suzuki 7–6(8–6), 6–4

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