Andy Roddick, a tennis Player was born on 30th August, 1982 in Omaha, Nebraska. He is considered the top-ranked American player. Currently he is top eight ranked player as of 18th August, 2008 in the world. he ended 6th position in 2006-07 ATP Race.
Andy Roddick father was the factory owner. His mother was an academy teacher. She directs him Foundation. He has two elder brothers, John and Lawrence. They were tennis players at the young age.
Andy Roddick lived in Austin, Texas till the age of 11. Then he shifted to Boca Raton, Florida, where he lived awaiting graduating from high school in 2000. Later Roddick came back to Austin.
Andy Roddick began dating with a singer Mandy Moore in 2002; He finished this relationship in 2004. On his website, on 31st March, 2008, he declared that Roddick and American Fashion Model Brooklyn Decker are betrothed. And very soon, they will marry in 2009.
At the age of 18 in 2000, Andy Roddick started playing professionally. He was watched directly by tennis pros because of his ruthlessly authoritative serve, a hit that reached about 153.5 miles for each hour in 2004 match. He ’s best year was 2003 in which he achieved six particular titles including popular U.S.Open and accomplished the no.1 worldwide ranking. He became the former American to seize the grade since Andre Agassi in 1999. He is considered the IInd youngest number one in records.
In 2001, Andy Roddick beaten Michael Chang in the IInd round of French Open and associate American Pete Sampras at Miami Masters.
And in 2003, Andy Roddick began his ascend in course of the ranks. Roddick completed semifinals of Australian Open by losing to Rainer Schuettler.and Andy Roddick quarterfinal contest with Younes El Aynaoui was about five hours lengthy with a 5th place that took approximately 2 hours and 23 minutes and it completed 21-19 with the favor of Andy Roddick. And this was very lengthy 5th set in Grand Slam singles competition. Unluckily, He failed in a first round at French Open, however recovered the semifinals of Wimbledon, defeating to Roger Federer. Roddick completed the year getting the no. 1 rank in the world.
In the opening of the year of 2004 Andy Roddick lost his Ist rank. He also mislaid in quarterfinals of Australian Open to Marat Safin. Afterwards, Roddick made his Ist position in Wimbledon Final by losing to Roger Federer in finals. Finally he handled to close the year 2nd rank in the world.
In 2005, Andy Roddick again created semifinals Australian Open, down to Lleyton Hewitt. He lasted Ist round longer at the French Open this year, behind the IInd round. And at Wimbledon, He made his IInd successive finishing, losing to Roger Federer again. In US Open, though, Hewas disturbed in the Ist round with Gilles Muller. And Tennis critics and Tennis Magazine criticized the game of Roddick in 2005, named it “poor”.
Further in 2006, Andy Roddick started off through hunch. And he did not take part in any competitions leading up to Australian Open. At Wimbledon, He was distressed in the 3rd series by Andy Murray. Roddick converted himself by completing the finals of US Open before declining to Federer.
And in 2007, Andy Roddick reached in the semifinals of Australian Open, again defeating to Roger Federer. In the Tennis Master Cup, He went 2-1 in his series robin matches, defeating to Roger Federer for fifteenth time in his career, fetching his head-to-head evidence in opposition to 1-15. Then Roddick defeated to David Ferrer in semifinals. And afterwards, He directs the US Davis Cup group to win over Russia, succeeding 2007 Davis Cup.
Finally, in 2008, Andy Roddick started off through succeeding a label at AAMI Kooyong Classic. However he failed in the second series at Australian Open. Then he succeeded the Dubai Tennis Championships through taking out Novak Djokovic, Feliciano Lopez and Rafael Nadal. And at Miami Masters round, Roddick finally hit Roger Federer in Quarterfinals. At Wimbledon, He took the second series failure, which was the nastiest at Wimbledon. Then Roddick determined not to take part in 2008 Beijing Olympics to organize for US Open.
Finally his career emphasizes include greatest serve eternally traced at 155mph. Andy Roddick has busted his own serve up speed evidence three times. He is a single tennis guy competitor to host Saturday Night Live. He has proved his powerful character when Roddick put aside a colleague tennis player Sjeng Schalken and many others from the hotel fire in 2004.