Guillermo Canas

Country  Argentina
Residence Buenos Aires, Argentina
Date of birth November 25, 1977 (1977-11-25) (age 32)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 1995
Retired 2010
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money $5,211,718
Singles
Career record 250–190
Career titles 7
Highest ranking No. 8 (June 6, 2005)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open 4R (2004, 2005)
French Open QF (2002, 2005, 2007)
Wimbledon 4R (2001)
US Open 3R (2004)
Doubles
Career record 61–82
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 47 (July 15, 2002)

Canas uses a two-handed backhand and his favorite surface is clay.

Guillermo Canas uses his retrieving skill to frustrate his opponents.

Guillermo Canas is equally good on hard-court and grass too.

Guillermo was named as the ATP Comeback Player of the year in 2001 after a wrist injury.

Guillermo Canas is under investigation now for testing positive in a doping test.


Career finals

Singles: 16 (7–9)

Wins (7)

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (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 (1)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (5)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. April 9, 2001 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Tommy Robredo 7–5, 6–2
2. December 31, 2001 Chennai, India Hard Paradorn Srichaphan 6–4, 7–6(2)
3. July 29, 2002 Toronto, Canada Hard Andy Roddick 6–4, 7–5
4. July 12, 2004 Stuttgart, Germany Clay Gastón Gaudio 5–7, 6–2, 6–0, 1–6, 6–3
5. July 19, 2004 Umag, Croatia Clay Filippo Volandri 7–5, 6–3
6. September 27, 2004 Shanghai, China Hard Lars Burgsmüller 6–1, 6–0
7. February 12, 2007 Costa do Sauípe, Brazil Clay Juan Carlos Ferrero 7–6(4), 6–2

Runner-ups (9)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. April 26, 1999 Orlando, USA Clay Magnus Norman 6–0, 6–3
2. June 25, 2001 s'Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Lleyton Hewitt 6–3, 6–4
3. July 23, 2001 Stuttgart, Germany Clay Gustavo Kuerten 6–3, 6–2, 6–4
4. October 15, 2001 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Tommy Haas 6–2, 7–6(6), 6–4
5. April 15, 2002 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Younes El Aynaoui 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
6. July 22, 2002 Stuttgart, Germany Clay Mikhail Youzhny 6–3, 3–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–4
7. October 18, 2004 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Feliciano López 6–4, 1–6, 7–5, 3–6, 7–5
8. April 2, 2007 Miami, USA Hard Novak Djokovic 6–3, 6–2, 6–4
9. April 30, 2007 Barcelona, Spain Clay Rafael Nadal 6–3, 6–4

Doubles


Wins (2)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. August 23, 1999 Boston, USA Hard Martín García Marius Barnard
T.J. Middleton
5–7, 7–6(2), 6–4
2. July 19, 2001 Stuttgart, Germany Clay Rainer Schüttler Michael Hill
Jeff Tarango
4–6, 7–6(1), 6–4

Career ITF finals

Singles: 15 (11–4)


Wins (11)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. December 2, 1996 Santiago, Chile Clay Franco Squillari 7–6, 6–1
2. August 25, 1997 Santa Cruz, Bolivia Clay Marcio Carlsson 6–2, 4–6, 6–2
3. September 29, 1997 Santiago, Chile Clay Dennis van Scheppingen 4–6, 7–5, 6–3
4. April 20, 1998 Espinho, Portugal Clay Mariano Puerta 6–1, 2–6, 6–2
5. September 14, 1998 Florianópolis, Brazil Clay Marcio Carlsson 6–2, 7–5
6. December 29, 2003 Nouméa, New Caledonia Hard Todd Reid 6–4, 6–3
7. September 11, 2006 Belém, Brazil Clay Carlos Berlocq 4–6, 6–2, 7–6(8)
8. October 23, 2006 Montevideo, Uruguay Clay Nicolás Lapentti 2–6, 6–3, 7–6(3)
9. November 6, 2006 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Martín Vassallo 6–3, 6–4
10. November 13, 2006 Asunción, Paraguay Clay Flávio Saretta 6–4, 6–1
11. January 1, 2007 São Paulo, Brazil Clay Diego Hartfield 6–3, 6–4

Runner-ups (4)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. March 9, 1998 Salinas, Ecuador Hard André Sá 7–5, 5–7, 6–4
2. March 29, 1999 Barletta, Italy Clay Jacobo Díaz 6–7(6), 6–0, 6–3
3. April 12, 1999 Bermuda, Bermuda Clay Hernán Gumy 6–3, 7–6(3)
4. October 2, 2006 Quito, Ecuador Clay Chris Guccione 6–3, 7–6(4)

Doubles


Wins (5)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. November 16, 1998 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Martín García Alberto Martín
Salvador Navarro
6–7(5), 6–1, 6–4
2. March 29, 1999 Barletta, Italy Clay Javier Sánchez Gastón Gaudio
Hernán Gumy
4–6, 6–2, 6–2
3. November 15, 1999 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Martín García Paul Rosner
Dušan Vemić
6–4, 6–4
4. December 4, 2000 San José, Costa Rica Hard Adrián García Devin Bowen
Brandon Coupe
7–6(5), 6–1
5. November 10, 2008 Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine Hard (i) Dmitry Tursunov Łukasz Kubot
Oliver Marach
6–3, 7–6(5)

Performance timeline

Singles

Tournament 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 Career SR Career win–loss
Australian Open A A A A A 1R 1R 2R 3R 2R 4R 4R A A A 2R 0 / 8 11–8
French Open A A A LQ LQ 2R 1R 4R QF A 1R QF A QF 1R LQ 0 / 8 16–8
Wimbledon A A A LQ 2R 2R 1R 4R 2R A 1R A A 3R 1R 2R 0 / 9 9–9
U.S. Open A A LQ A 2R 2R A 2R A A 3R A A 2R 1R A 0 / 6 6–6
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 0 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 2 0 / 32 N/A
Grand Slam Win–Loss1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2–2 3–4 0–3 8–4 7–3 1–1 5–4 7–2 0–0 7–3 0–3 2–2 N/A 42–31
Indian Wells Masters A A A A A A A A 1R A 2R SF A 3R 4R 1R 0 / 6 9–6
Miami Masters A A LQ LQ 2R A 2R A 3R A 4R 2R A F 4R 1R 0 / 8 8–8
Monte Carlo Masters A A A A A A A A 2R A 1R 2R A A A A 0 / 3 2–3
Rome Masters A A A LQ A A A A 1R A 2R 3R A 2R 2R A 0 / 5 4–5
Madrid Masters A A A A A LQ A 3R 2R A 2R A A 3R LQ 1R 0 / 5 4–5
Canada Masters A A A A 2R A A A W A A A A 1R 1R A 1 / 4 7–3
Cincinnati Masters A A A A A A A 3R 1R A A A A 1R A A 0 / 3 2–3
Shanghai Masters Not Held Not ATP Masters Series Not Held Not ATP Masters Series A 0 / 0 0–0
Paris Masters A A A A A LQ A 2R 3R A SF A A 3R 1R A 0 / 5 5–5
Hamburg Masters A A A A A A A A 3R A 1R 2R A 1R 1R NM1 0 / 5 3–5
Total Titles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 N/A 7

A = did not participate in the tournament.

LQ = lost in qualifying draw

SR = the ratio of the number of singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.


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