David Ferrer

Ferrer wears clothes and shoes sponsored by Lotto Sport Italia and plays with Prince Racquet. He is known for his indomitable fighting spirit on court.

Sponsors - Lotto Sport Italia Prince Racquet

Racquet Use - David Ferrer uses

Hobbies - David Ferrer supports Football Club Barcelona. He enjoys reading. Older brother Javier is his tennis coach.

STRENGHTS - David Ferrer has a solid serve. Forehand and backhand both are powerful. Has exceptional speed, hits backhands high on the rise.

Country Spain
Residence Valencia, Spain
Date of birth 2 April 1982 (1982-04-02) (age 28)
Place of birth Jávea/Xàbia, Spain
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 73 kg (160 lb; 11.5 st)
Turned pro 2000
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money $8,599,586
Singles
Career record 345-207
Career titles 8
Highest ranking No. 4 (February 25, 2008)
Current ranking No. 8 (October 18, 2010)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open QF (2008)
French Open QF (2005, 2008)
Wimbledon 4R (2006, 2010)
US Open SF (2007)
Other tournaments
Tour Finals F (2007)
Olympic Games 1R (2008)
Doubles
Career record 55-88
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 42 (24 October 2005)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2005)
French Open 2R (2009)
Wimbledon 1R (2003-2006, 2009)
US Open 2R (2004, 2006)

 

Singles performance Timeline

Major finals

Year-End Championships finals

Singles: 1 (0-1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 2007 Shanghai Carpet (i) Roger Federer 2–6, 3–6, 2–6

Masters Series finals

Singles: 1 (0-1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 2010 Rome Clay Rafael Nadal 5–7, 2–6

Career finals

Singles: 18 (8-10)

Wins

Legend (pre/post 2009) Titles by Surface
Grand Slam (0) Hard (2)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
Clay (5)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0)
Grass (1)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (3)
Carpet (0)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (5)
 

 

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in final
1. 9 September 2002 Bucharest, Romania Clay José Acasuso 6–3, 6–2
2. 17 July 2006 Stuttgart, Germany Clay José Acasuso 6–4, 3–6, 6–7(3), 7–5, 6–4
3. 13 January 2007 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Tommy Robredo 6–4, 6–2
4. 15 July 2007 Båstad, Sweden Clay Nicolás Almagro 6–1, 6–2
5. 7 October 2007 Tokyo, Japan Hard Richard Gasquet 6–1, 6–2
6. 20 April 2008 Valencia, Spain Clay Nicolás Almagro 4–6, 6–2, 7–6(2)
7. 21 June 2008 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Marc Gicquel 6–4, 6–2
8. 27 February 2010 Acapulco, Mexico Clay Juan Carlos Ferrero 6–3, 3–6, 6–1

Runner-up

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in final
1. 21 July 2002 Umag, Croatia Clay Carlos Moyà 6–2, 6–3
2. 4 August 2003 Sopot, Poland Clay Guillermo Coria 7–5, 6–1
3. 10 April 2005 Valencia, Spain Clay Igor Andreev 6–3, 5–7, 6–3
4. 18 November 2007 Masters, Shanghai, China Hard (i) Roger Federer 6–2, 6–3, 6–2
5. 4 May 2008 Barcelona, Spain Clay Rafael Nadal 6–1, 4–6, 6–1
6. 28 February 2009 Dubai, UAE Hard Novak Djokovic 7–5, 6–3
7. 26 April 2009 Barcelona, Spain Clay Rafael Nadal 6–2, 7–5
8. 21 February 2010 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Juan Carlos Ferrero 5–7, 6–4, 6–3
9. 2 May 2010 Rome, Italy Clay Rafael Nadal 7–5, 6–2
10. 10 October 2010 Beijing, V Hard Novak Djokovic 6–2, 6–4

Doubles: 3

Wins

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. 31 January 2005 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Santiago Ventura Gastón Etlis
Martín Rodríguez
6–3, 6–4
2. 21 February 2005 Acapulco, Mexico Clay Santiago Ventura Jiří Vaněk
Tomáš Zíb
4–6, 6–1, 6–4

Runner-up

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. 31 January 2003 Acapulco, Mexico Clay Fernando Vicente Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6–3, 6–3

Performance Timeline

Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career win-loss
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A 1R 2R 1R 4R 4R QF 3R 2R 14–8
French Open A A LQ 2R 2R QF 3R 3R QF 3R 3R 18–8
Wimbledon A A A 2R 2R 1R 4R 2R 3R 3R 4R 13–8
US Open A A A 1R 1R 3R 3R SF 3R 2R 4R 15–8
Win-Loss 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-4 3-4 6-4 10-4 11-4 12-4 7-4 9-4 60-32
Year End Championship
ATP World Tour Finals A A A A A A A F A A   4–1
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Indian Wells Masters A A A 1R 1R 3R 2R QF 3R 4R 2R 9–8
Miami Masters A A A 1R 1R SF SF 4R 2R 4R 4R 17–8
Monte Carlo Masters A A A 1R A QF QF QF QF 3R SF 17–7
Rome Masters A A A 2R 3R SF 1R 1R 2R 1R F 11–8
Madrid Masters A A LQ 2R 1R QF 2R 2R 2R 2R SF 8–8
Canada Masters A A A A 2R 2R 1R 2R 3R 2R 1R 5–7
Cincinnati Masters A A A A 1R 2R QF QF 2R 3R 3R 11–7
Shanghai Masters NM1 Not Held Not ATP Masters Series 2R 3R 3–2
Paris Masters A A A A 1R QF 2R QF 2R A   6–5
Hamburg Masters A A A 1R QF 1R QF QF 3R NM1 16–6
Career statistics
Total Titles 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 1 7
Year-End Ranking 406 209 59 71 49 14 14 5 12 17   N/A