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Shelby Cannon (born August 19, 1966) is an American retired professional tennis player.

Shelby Cannon
Country (sports) United States
ResidenceRaleigh, North Carolina
Born (1966-08-19) August 19, 1966 (age 53)
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
PlaysLeft-handed
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee
Career record2–8
Doubles
Career record151–184
Career titles3

Cannon enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career, he won three doubles titles and finished runner-up an additional six times. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 27 in 1993.

Cannon played college tennis for the Tennessee Volunteers. While on tour, Cannon kept a residence in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

Grand Slam, Grand Prix and ATP Tour finalsEdit

Doubles (3 titles, 6 runner-ups)Edit

Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. 1989 Montreal, Canada Hard   Charles Beckman   Kelly Evernden
  Todd Witsken
3–6, 3–6
Win 1. 1990 São Paulo, Brazil Carpet   Alfonso Mora   Mark Koevermans
  Luiz Mattar
6–7, 6–3, 7–6
Loss 2. 1991 Guarujá, Brazil Hard   Greg Van Emburgh   Olivier Delaître
  Rodolphe Gilbert
2–6, 4–6
Win 2. 1992 Genoa, Italy Clay   Greg Van Emburgh   Paul Haarhuis
  Mark Koevermans
6–1, 6–1
Loss 3. 1993 Doha, Qatar Hard   Scott Melville   Boris Becker
  Patrik Kühnen
2–6, 4–6
Win 3. 1993 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Scott Melville   Sergio Casal
  Emilio Sánchez
7–6, 6–1
Loss 4. 1993 Nice, France Clay   Scott Melville   David Macpherson
  Laurie Warder
4–3, RET.
Loss 5. 1994 Doha, Qatar Hard   Byron Talbot   Olivier Delaître
  Stephane Simian
3–6, 3–6
Loss 6. 1995 Santiago, Chile Clay   Francisco Montana   Jiří Novák
  David Rikl
4–6, 6–4, 1–6

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