Tomáš Cibulec (born 15 January 1978) is a retired Czech tennis player who turned professional in 1996. Cibulec reached his highest singles ranking on 3 August 1998, becoming world number 646. His career-high ranking of world number 21, he reached on 17 March 2003. A winner of three ATP doubles titles, Cibulec resides in Havířov, the city of his birth. Jindrich and Anna Cibulec are his parents. Before Cibulec became a professional, he became a tennis player at when he was seven.
|Country (sports)||Czech Republic|
|Residence||Havířov, Czech Republic|
|Born||15 January 1978|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Career record||0–0 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 646 (3 August 1998)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Career record||141–182 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 21 (17 March 2003)|
Cibulec has successfully partnered with compatriots Ota Fukárek, Leoš Friedl, Petr Pála, Pavel Vízner and Croatian Lovro Zovko. He also reached the 2002 French Open doubles semifinals with Leander Paes. However, Cibulec has only won ATP doubles tournaments with Vízner and Friedl. He has reached one final with Futarek, won one out of three finals with Friedl, lost in one final with both Pála, has won two out of five doubles finals with Vízner, and lost in one final with Zovko.
In 2007, Cibulec and Zovko made the final of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow, but the pairing lost to at-home Russians Dmitry Tursunov and former singles number one, Marat Safin, 6–2, 6–4 in the final. En route, however, Cibulec and Zovko defeated 2007 French Open and 2007 US Open finalists Lukáš Dlouhý and Cibulec's former partner Pavel Vízner 6–2, 6–2. At moscow, Dlouhý and Vízner were the second-seeded doubles entrants.
ATP career finalsEdit
Doubles: 11 (3 titles, 8 runner-ups)Edit
|Win||1.||24 July 2000||San Marino||Clay||Leoš Friedl|| Gastón Etlis
|Loss||1.||31 December 2001||Chennai, India||Hard||Ota Fukárek|| Mahesh Bhupathi
|7–5, 2–6, 5–7|
|Loss||2.||6 January 2003||Auckland, New Zealand||Hard||Leoš Friedl|| David Adams
|6–7(5), 6–3, 3–6|
|Loss||3.||23 January 2003||Milan, Italy||Carpet (i)||Pavel Vízner|| Radek Štěpánek
|Loss||4.||10 February 2003||Marseille, France||Hard (i)||Pavel Vízner|| Sébastien Grosjean
|Win||2.||24 February 2003||Copenhagen, Denmark||Hard (i)||Pavel Vízner|| Michael Kohlmann
|7–5, 5–7, 6–2|
|Win||3.||14 July 2003||Stuttgart, Germany||Clay||Pavel Vízner|| Yevgeny Kafelnikov
|3–6, 6–3, 6–4|
|Loss||5.||17 May 2004||Sankt Pölten, Austria||Clay||Leoš Friedl|| Mariano Hood
|6–3, 5–7, 4–6|
|Loss||6.||7 June 2004||Halle, Germany||Grass||Petr Pála|| Leander Paes
|Loss||7.||13 June 2005||s'Hertogenbosch, Netherlands||Grass||Leoš Friedl|| Cyril Suk
|Loss||8.||8 October 2007||Moscow, Russia||Hard (i)||Lovro Zovko|| Marat Safin
- "Player profile". ATP. Retrieved 25 December 2013.