Henri Kontinen

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Henri Kontinen
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Country (sports)  Finland
Residence Helsinki, Finland
Born (1990-06-19) 19 June 1990 (age 31)
Helsinki, Finland
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $481,939
Singles
Career record 7–6 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 220 (18 October 2010)
Current ranking No. – (21 July 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q1 (2010)
Doubles
Career record 57-38 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 7
Highest ranking No. 29 (27 April 2015)
Current ranking No. 30 (19 October 2015)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2015)
French Open 2R (2014)
Wimbledon 1R (2014)
US Open 1R (2014)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French Open SF (2015)
Wimbledon 1R (2014)
Last updated on: 27 April 2015.

Henri Kontinen (born 19 June 1990 in Helsinki) is a Finnish tennis player. His highest ranking in singles is World No. 220 which he attained in October 2010. In doubles he has reached ranking 29 in April 2015. His brother Micke is also a tennis player.

Junior career

Kontinen won the 2008 French Open boys' doubles title with Christopher Rungkat.[1] He reached the final of the 2008 Wimbledon boys' singles which he lost to Grigor Dimitrov. He also reached the final of the 2008 US Open boys' doubles with Christopher Rungkat.

ATP career finals

Doubles: 10 (7 titles, 3 runners-up)

Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (1–1)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (6–2)
Finals by Surface
Hard (5–2)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 2 August 2014 Bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Finland Jarkko Nieminen Italy Daniele Bracciali
Kazakhstan Andrey Golubev
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 21 September 2014 Moselle Open, Metz, France Hard (i) Croatia Marin Draganja Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–3), 3–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 2. 26 October 2014 Swiss Indoors, Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) Croatia Marin Draganja Canada Vasek Pospisil
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(13–15), 6–1, [5–10]
Winner 2. 8 February 2015 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatia Hard (i) Croatia Marin Draganja France Fabrice Martin
India Purav Raja
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 22 February 2015 Open 13, Marseille, France Hard (i) Croatia Marin Draganja United Kingdom Colin Fleming
United Kingdom Jonathan Marray
6–4, 3–6, [10–8]
Winner 4. 26 April 2015 Barcelona Open BancSabadell, Barcelona, Spain Clay Croatia Marin Draganja United Kingdom Jamie Murray
Australia John Peers
6–3, 6–7(6–8), [11–9]
Runner-up 3. 8 August 2015 Austrian Open Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Netherlands Robin Haase Spain Nicolás Almagro
Argentina Carlos Berlocq
7–5, 3–6, [9–11]
Winner 5. 27 September 2015 St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Russia Hard Philippines Treat Huey Austria Julian Knowle
Austria Alexander Peya
7–5, 6–3
Winner 6. 4 October 2015 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Philippines Treat Huey South Africa Raven Klaasen
United States Rajeev Ram
7–6(7–4), 6–2
Winner 7. 10 January 2016 Brisbane International, Brisbane, Australia Hard Australia John Peers Australia James Duckworth
Australia Chris Guccione
7–6(7–4), 6–1

Singles titles

Legend (Singles)
Challengers (0)
Futures (5)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 2009 Vilnius Clay Finland Timo Nieminen 6–1, 6–3
2. 2009 Cardiff Hard (i) Belgium Yannick Mertens 7–6(4), 7–5
3. 2010 Sarajevo Carpet Austria Alexander Peya 6–3, 7–6(4)
4. 2010 Danderyd Hard (i) Finland Timo Nieminen 6–3, 6–4
5. 2010 Falun Hard (i) Finland Timo Nieminen 6–3, 3–6, 7–6(5)

Challengers men's doubles titles (6)

Legend
Challengers (6)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
1. 28 July 2013 Tampere Clay Serbia Goran Tošić Philippines Ruben Gonzales
Australia Chris Letcher
6–4, 6–4
2. 9 November 2013 Bratislava Hard (i) Sweden Andreas Siljeström Germany Gero Kretschmer
Germany Jan-Lennard Struff
7–6 (8–6), 6–2
3. 16 November 2013 Helsinki Hard (i) Finland Jarkko Nieminen Germany Dustin Brown
Germany Philipp Marx
7–5, 5–7, [10–5]
4. 26 January 2014 Heilbronn Hard (i) Poland Tomasz Bednarek United Kingdom Ken Skupski
United Kingdom Neal Skupski
3–6, 7–6 (7–3), [12–10]
5. 24 February 2014 Cherbourg Hard (i) Russia Konstantin Kravchuk France Pierre-Hugues Herbert
France Albano Olivetti
6–4, 6–7 (3–7), [10–7]
6. 14 April 2014 Sarasota Clay, Green Croatia Marin Draganja Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Croatia Franko Škugor
7–5, 5–7, [10–6]

References

  1. (11 June 2008) French Open glory for Indonesian junior player, Jakarta Globe, Retrieved November 6, 2010

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