Andres Gomez

Country Ecuador
Residence Guayaquil, Ecuador
Date of birth February 27, 1960 (1960-02-27) (age 50)
Place of birth Guayaquil, Ecuador
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro 1979
Retired 1995
Plays Left-handed;
Career prize money US$4,385,130
Singles
Career record 523–267
Career titles 21
Highest ranking 4 (June 11, 1990)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open 4R (1990)
French Open W (1990)
Wimbledon QF (1984)
US Open QF (1984)
Doubles
Career record 369–194
Career titles 33
Highest ranking 1 (September 15, 1986)

Andres Gomez born on February 27, 1960 in Ecuador is best remembered for winning the men's singles title at the French Open in 1990.

Gomez attained the World no. 1 ranking in men's doubles in the year 1986.

In 1990 Andres Gomez achieved his first and only Grand Slam Title at the French Open.

Path to the French Open title

Gomez had to defeat the following people in order to win the Grand Slam French Open title over Agassi.

1990 French Open Men's Singles
Round Defeated Score Opponent's Rank
First Round Fernando Luna 7–6, 6–1, 7–6 163
Second Round Marcelo Filippini 7–6, 6–2, 6–1 62
Third Round Alexander Volkov 6–2, 7–5, 4–6, 6–3 92
Fourth Round Magnus Gustafsson Walkover 19
Quarterfinals Thierry Champion 6–3, 6–3, 6–4 191
Semifinal Thomas Muster 7–5, 6–1, 7–5 9
Final Andre Agassi 6–3, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4 5

Major finals >> Grand Slam finals

Singles: 1 (1-0)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1990 French Open Clay Andre Agassi 6–3, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4

Doubles: 2 (2-0)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1986 US Open Hard Slobodan Živojinović Joakim Nyström
Mats Wilander
4–6, 6–3, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3
Winner 1988 French Open Clay Emilio Sánchez John Fitzgerald
Anders Järryd
6–3, 6–7, 6–4, 6–3

Career finals >> Singles: 35 (21-14)

Wins (21)

Legend Titles by Surface
Grand Slam (1) Hard (4)
Tennis Masters Cup (0) Grass (0)
Championship Series (1) Clay (16)
Grand Prix (19) Carpet (1)

 

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. 1981 Bordeaux, France Clay Thierry Tulasne 7–6, 7–6, 6–1
2. 1982 Rome, Italy Clay Eliot Teltscher 6–2, 6–3, 6–2
3. 1982 Quito, Ecuador Clay Loïc Courteau 6–3, 6–4
4. 1983 Dallas, USA Hard Brian Teacher 6–7, 6–1, 6–1
5. 1984 Nice, France Clay Henrik Sundström 6–1, 6–4
6. 1984 Rome, Italy Clay Aaron Krickstein 2–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–2
7. 1984 Washington, D.C., USA Clay Aaron Krickstein 6–2, 6–2
8. 1984 Indianapolis, USA Clay Balázs Taróczy 6–0, 7–6
9. 1984 Hong Kong, UK Hard Tomáš Šmíd 6–3, 6–2
10. 1985 Hong Kong, UK Hard Aaron Krickstein 6–3, 6–3, 3–6, 6–4
11. 1986 Indianapolis, USA Clay Thierry Tulasne 6–4, 7–6
12. 1986 Florence, Italy Clay Henrik Sundström 6–3, 6–4
13. 1986 Boston, USA Clay Martín Jaite 7–5, 6–4
14. 1986 Itaparica, Brazil Hard Jean-Philippe Fleurian 4–6, 6–4, 6–4
15. 1987 Forest Hills, USA Clay Yannick Noah 6–4, 7–6, 7–6
16. 1989 Boston, USA Clay Mats Wilander 6–1, 6–4
17 1989 Barcelona, Spain Clay Horst

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