Jarkko Nieminen

Country  Finland
Residence Masku, Finland
Date of birth July 23, 1981 (1981-07-23) (age 29)
Place of birth Masku, Finland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 2000
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money US$ 4,586,211
Singles
Career record 267–212
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 13 (July 10, 2006)
Current ranking No. 59 (July 26, 2010)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open QF (2008)
French Open 4th (2003)
Wimbledon QF (2006)
US Open QF (2005)
Doubles
Career record 99–128
Career titles 2
Highest ranking No. 42 (January 28, 2008)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2010)
French Open 2R (2003, 2008)
Wimbledon 2R (2007)
US Open QF (2008)

Jarkko Nieminen is the brilliant tennis player from Finland at Masku.

He used to play tennis from childhood and turned professional tennis player in the year 2000.

Nieminen enetrd in ATP at the age of 27 years and is ranked world's number 26th in the ATP Rankings which was published on 29th October of the year 2007.

Generally, Jarkko Nieminen is a left-handed tennis player but defends as a two-handed backhand.

Jarkko Nieminen wears shoes from Asics brand during playing tournaments and usually plays with racquet from Wilson brand.

Jarkko Nieminen won total prize money of 2,731,866 US dollar.

Singles finals (9)

Legend (Doubles)
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 (1)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. January 9, 2006 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Mario Ančić 6–2, 6–2

Runner-ups (8)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the Final
1. October 29, 2001 Stockholm, Sweden Hard Sjeng Schalken 6–3, 3–6, 3–6, 6–4, 3–6
2. April 15, 2002 v, Portugal Clay David Nalbandian 4–6, 6–7(5)
3. May 6, 2002 Majorca, Spain Clay Gastón Gaudio 2–6, 3–6
4. May 5, 2003 Munich, Germany Clay Roger Federer 1–6, 4–6
5. October 16, 2006 Stockholm, Sweden Hard James Blake 4–6, 2–6
6. October 29, 2007 Basel, Switzerland Hard Roger Federer 3–6, 4–6
7. January 6, 2008 Adelaide, Australia Hard Michaël Llodra 3–6, 4–6
8. January 17, 2009 Sydney, Australia Hard David Nalbandian 3–6, 7–6, 2–6

Doubles finals (4)

Legend (Doubles)
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 (2)

Titles (2)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner in Final Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. September 24, 2007 Mumbai, India Hard Robert Lindstedt Rohan Bopanna
Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
7–6(3), 7–6(5)
2. August 1, 2010 Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Johan Brunström Marcelo Melo
Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–7(4), [11–9]

Runner-up (2)

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Singles Performance Timeline

Tournament 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Australian Open A A A 1R 3R 2R 3R 3R 2R QF 1R 2R 0 / 9 13–9
French Open A A A 3R 4R A 2R 1R 3R 3R A 1R 0 / 7 10–7
Wimbledon A A A 2R 3R A 1R QF 3R 2R A 2R 0 / 7 11–7
US Open A A LQ 1R 2R 1R QF 1R 1R 3R 2R 1R 0 / 9 8–9
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 32 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 3–4 8–4 1–2 7–4 6–4 5–4 9–4 1–2 2–4 N/A 42–32
Indian Wells A A A A 1R 2R 2R QF 3R 2R 2R A 0 / 7 6–7
Miami A A A 2R 3R 2R 2R 3R 4R 2R 2R A 0 / 8 7–8
Monte Carlo A A A A 3R 2R A 1R 1R 2R LQ 1R 0 / 6 4–5
Rome A A A A 3R A A 2R 1R 1R A LQ 0 / 4 3–4
Madrid (Stuttgart) A A A 2R 1R LQ A 1R 1R 2R A A 0 / 5 2–5
Canada A A A 2R 1R A A QF 2R 1R A 1R 0 / 6 5–6
Cincinnati A A A 3R 2R A A 1R 3R 1R A LQ 0 / 5 5–5
Shanghai Not Held A   0 / 0 0–0
Paris A A A 2R 1R A 1R QF 2R 1R A   0 / 6 4–6
Hamburg A A A A 2R A A 3R 3R 2R NM1 0 / 4 6–4
Masters Series SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 5 0 / 9 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 9 0 / 9 0 / 9 0 / 2 0 / 2 0 / 51 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 6–5 7–9 1–2 2–3 12–9 9–9 3–9 2–2 0–2 N/A 42–50
Year End Ranking 589 308 61 40 36 77 28 15 27 37 88   N/A

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