Fernando Verdasco

 

Country  Spain
Residence Madrid, Spain
Date of birth 15 November 1983 (1983-11-15) (age 26)
Place of birth Madrid, Spain
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 2001
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money US$6,301,906
Singles
Career record 263–179
Career titles 5
Highest ranking No. 7 (20 April 2009)
Current ranking No. 8 (16 August 2010)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open SF (2009)
French Open 4R (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
Wimbledon 4R (2006, 2008, 2009)
US Open QF (2009)
Major tournaments
Tour Finals RR (2009)
Doubles
Career record 68–77
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 31 (2 February 2009)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2009)
French Open 2R (2007)
Wimbledon 3R (2008)
US Open QF (2004, 2008)

Being rated as 27th according to ATP ranking status Fernando Verdasco played well through out his professional career.

PERSONAL DETAILS

Fernando Verdasco is a Spanish professional tennis player.

Fernando Verdasco started his professional career in the year 2001.

AWARDS

In the year 2002 he captured the first Futures category title in Spain F1.

In 2003, Verdasco won as qualifier after playing his first Masters Series tournament as Miami Masters by beating defeating Karol Kucera and Max Mirnyi.

Fernando Verdasco captured his first ATP title in Valencia in the year 2004.

In the year 2005 his ranking was rated as worlds 33rd.

In the year 2006 according to ATP ranking he was graded as 35th.

Major finals

ATP Masters Series finals

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 2010 Monte Carlo Clay Rafael Nadal 6–0, 6–1

Career finals

Singles: 13 (5–8)

Wins (5)


Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam Tournaments (0)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (1)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (4)
Titles by Surface
Hard (2)
Clay (3)
Grass (0)
Carpet (0)

Runner-ups (8)

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam Tournaments (0)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (1)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (2)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (5)
Finals by Surface
Hard (4)
Clay (3)
Grass (1)
Carpet (0)

 

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. March 7, 2004 Acapulco, Mexico Clay Carlos Moya 6–3, 6–0
Winner 1. April 12, 2004 Valencia, Spain Clay Albert Montanes 7–6(5), 6–3
Runner-up 2. July 30, 2005 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Gaston Gaudio 2–6, 6–2, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 3. October 27, 2007 St. Petersburg, Russia Hard (i) Andy Murray 6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 4. June 22, 2008 Nottingham, United Kingdom Grass Ivo Karlovic 7–5, 6–7(4), 7–6(8)
Winner 2. July 20, 2008 Umag, Croatia Clay Igor Andreev 3–6, 6–4, 7–6(4)
Runner-up 5. January 5, 2009 Brisbane, Australia Hard Radek Stepanek 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 3. August 29, 2009 New Haven, United States Hard Sam Querrey 6–4, 7–6(6)
Runner-up 6. October 4, 2009 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Nikolay Davydenko 6–4, 7–5
Winner 4. February 14, 2010 San Jose, USA Hard (i) Andy Roddick 3–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 7. April 18, 2010 Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay Rafael Nadal 6–0, 6–1
Winner 5. April 25, 2010 Barcelona, Spain Clay Robin Soderling 6–3, 4–6, 6–3
Runner-up 8. May 22, 2010 Nice, France Clay Richard Gasquet 6–3, 5–7, 7–6(5)

Non ATP Singles: 1 (1–0)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. January 16, 2010 AAMI Classic, Kooyong, Australia Hard Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7–5, 6–3

Doubles: 3 (1–2)

Win (1)


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

Runner-ups (2)

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam Tournaments (0)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (1)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (1)
Finals by Surface
Hard (1)
Clay (1)
Grass (0)
Carpet (0)

 

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. November 1, 2004 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) Feliciano Lopez Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2. July 22, 2007 Stuttgart, Germany Clay Guillermo García Lopez Frantisek Cermak
Leos Friedl
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 10 January 2009 Brisbane, Australia Hard Mischa Zverev Marc Gicquel
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
6–4, 6–3

Singles Performance timeline

Terms to know
SR the ratio of the number of singles tournaments
won to the number of those tournaments played
W-L player's Win-Loss record
Performance Table Legend
NH tournament not held in that calendar year A did not participate in the tournament
LQ lost in qualifying draw #R lost in the early rounds of the tournament
(RR = round robin)
QF advanced to but not past the quarterfinals SF advanced to but not past the semifinals
F advanced to the final, tournament runner-up W won the tournament
NMS means an event that was not an ATP Masters Series tournament.
NM1 means an event that was not an ATP Masters 1000 tournament.

 

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A LQ 1R 2R 2R 2R 2R SF 4R 12–7
French Open A A LQ 2R 1R 2R 4R 4R 4R 4R 14–7
Wimbledon A A 1R 2R 2R 4R 3R 4R 4R 1R 13–8
U.S. Open A A 3R 2R 4R 3R 3R 3R QF   16–7
Grand Slam W–L 0–0 0–0 2–2 3–4 5–4 7–4 8–4 9–4 15–4 6–3 55–29
Year-end championships
ATP World Tour Finals A A A A A A A A RR   0–3
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Indian Wells Masters A A A 1R 2R 2R 2R 3R QF 3R 8–7
Miami Masters A A 3R 1R 3R 2R 1R 2R QF QF 11–8
Monte Carlo Masters A A A A 1R 1R 1R 1R QF F 6–6
Rome Masters A A LQ A QF 2R 1R 3R QF SF 11–6
Madrid Masters A LQ 1R 3R 2R 1R 2R 2R QF 3R 7–8
Canada Masters A A 1R A A 3R 3R 2R 3R 2R 8–6
Cincinnati Masters A A 1R 1R A 1R 2R 3R 1R 2R 3–7
Shanghai Masters Not ATP Masters Series 2R   0–1
Paris Masters A A LQ 1R 2R 1R 1R 3R 3R   3–6
Hamburg Masters A A A 3R 1R QF 1R QF NM1 8–5
Statistics
ATP Tournaments Played 0 2 12 26 28 26 28 30 24 13 187
ATP Finals Reached 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 13
ATP Tournaments Won 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 5
Overall Win–Loss 0–0 1–2 7–12 31–25 35–28 32–26 34–28 47–27 52–25 33–11 272–184
Win (%) N/A 33% 37% 55% 55% 55% 55% 63% 67% 75% 59.6%
Year-End Ranking 464 173 109 36 33 31 26 16 9   N/A

ATP Tour career earnings

Year Majors ATP wins Total wins Earnings ($) Money list rank
2002 0 0 0
33,195
303
2003 0 0 0
142,162
134
2004 0 1 1
505,535
42
2005 0 0 0
568,607
36
2006 0 0 0
535,937
34
2007 0 0 0
631,695
33
2008 0 1 1
977,961
15
2009* 0 1 1
1,449,174
10
Career* 0 3 3
4,851,724
92

 


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