Yves Allegro

Yves Allegro (born 24 August 1978) is a retired Swiss professional tennis player. He is a doubles specialist and is well known as compatriot Roger Federer's doubles partner and friend. Allegro and Federer teamed up in doubles at the Australian Open in 2003 and 2004.

Yves Allegro
Country (sports)  Switzerland
ResidenceGrône, Switzerland
Born (1978-08-24) 24 August 1978 (age 43)
Grône, Switzerland
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro1997
Retired2011
PlaysRight-handed
Prize moneyUS$768,327
Singles
Career record5–10
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 210 (16 June 2003)
Doubles
Career record121–157
Career titles3
Highest rankingNo. 32 (4 October 2004)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian Open3R (2003)
French Open3R (2004, 2006)
Wimbledon2R (2006)
US Open2R (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)

On 9 December 2019 at a hearing at the District Court of Sierra, Allegro received a two year suspended sentence for sexual coercion. The offence occurred in October 2014 while in Tallinn, Estonia towards an ex-Austrian player.[1][2] Allegro appealed against the verdict.[3]

ATP career finalsEdit

Doubles: 10 (3–7)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0)
ATP World Tour 500 (1/1)
ATP World Tour 250 (2/5)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Oct 2003 Vienna, Austria Hard (i)   Roger Federer   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi
7–6(9–7), 7–5
Loss 1–1 Oct 2004 Bangkok, Thailand Hard (i)   Roger Federer   Justin Gimelstob
  Graydon Oliver
7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Loss 1–2 Aug 2004 Long Island, United States Hard   Michael Kohlmann   Antony Dupuis
  Michaël Llodra
2–6, 4–6
Loss 1–3 May 2004 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Michael Kohlmann   Enzo Artoni
  Fernando Vicente
6–3, 0–6, 4–6
Win 2–3 Jan 2005 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Michael Kohlmann   Simon Aspelin
  Todd Perry
6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Loss 2–4 Feb 2005 San Jose, United States Hard (i)   Michael Kohlmann   Wayne Arthurs
  Paul Hanley
6–7(4–7), 4–6
Win 3–4 Jun 2005 Halle, Germany Grass   Roger Federer   Joachim Johansson
  Marat Safin
7–5, 6–7(6–8), 6–3
Loss 3–5 Jul 2006 Stuttgart, Germany Clay   Robert Lindstedt   Gastón Gaudio
  Max Mirnyi
5–7, 7–6, [10–12]
Loss 3–6 Apr 2007 Valencia, Spain Clay   Sebastián Prieto   Wesley Moodie
  Todd Perry
5–7, 5–7
Loss 3–7 Feb 2008 Marseille, France Hard (i)   Jeff Coetzee   Martin Damm
  Pavel Vízner
6–7(7–9), 5–7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Deux ans de prison avec sursis pour l'ex-tennisman Yves Allegro" (in French). Radio Télévision Suisse. 10 December 2019. Retrieved 19 June 2021.
  2. ^ Gatto, Luigi (5 December 2019). "Roger Federer's former doubles partner accused of rape". Tennis World USA. Retrieved 19 June 2021.
  3. ^ Yves Allegro wegen sexueller Nötigung verurteilt. In: SRF.ch, 10. Dezember 2019.

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