Stefano Pescosolido

Stefano Pescosolido (Italian pronunciation: [ˈsteːfano peskoˈzɔːlido]; born 13 June, 1971) is a former tennis player from Italy, who turned professional in 1989 Pescosolido was born in Sora.

Stefano Pescosolido
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceRome, Italy
Born (1971-06-13) 13 June 1971 (age 49)
Sora, Italy
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro1989
Retired2006
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,657,671
Singles
Career record109–159
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 42 (2 March 1992)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1995)
French Open3R (1993)
Wimbledon2R (1996, 1998, 2004)
US Open2R (1991, 1992, 1995)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games1R (1996)
Doubles
Career record50–72
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 102 (11 January 1999)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1992)
French Open2R (1996)
Wimbledon2R (1999, 2000)
US Open1R (1996)

He represented his native country at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atalanta, where he was defeated in the first round by Brazil's Fernando Meligeni. The right-hander won two career titles in singles, and reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 42 in March 1992..[1][2]

Career finalsEdit

SinglesEdit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1. Mar 1992 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard   Brad Gilbert 6–0, 1–6, 6–4
Win 2. Oct 1993 Tel Aviv, Israel Hard   Amos Mansdorf 7–6(7–5), 7–5

DoublesEdit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Feb 1997 Shanghai, China Carpet (i)   Tomas Nydahl   Max Mirnyi
  Kevin Ullyett
6–7, 7–6, 5–7
Loss 2. Apr 1998 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Olivier Delaître   Sébastien Lareau
  Daniel Nestor
3–6, 4–6
Win 1. Sep 1998 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard   Laurence Tieleman   Kenneth Carlsen
  Sjeng Schalken
7–5, 4–6, 7–5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Stefano Pescosolido". Retrieved 23 August 2018.
  2. ^ "QUELLA VOLTA A MADRID…". Retrieved 23 August 2018.

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