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Player Profiles

Jurgen Melzer

Jurgen Melzer
Country:
Austria
Birth Date:
22 May 1981
Birth Place:
Vienna, Austria
Residence:
Deutsch-Wagram, Austria
Height:
6 ft. 0 in. (1.83 metres)
Weight:
178 lbs. (80.9 kilos)
Plays:
Left
27
Current Singles Ranking
55
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
12
Events Entered:
Gentlemen's Singles, Gentlemen's Doubles
Best Singles Performance:
4th Round (2010, 2013)
Best Doubles Performance:
Champion (2010)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
1999
Career matches won:
316
Career matches lost:
292
Year to date matches won:
22
Year to date matches lost:
22
Current 52 week rank for singles:
27
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
55
High rank for singles:
8
High rank for doubles:
6
Career Prize Money:
$8,669,430 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$706,096 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$124,305 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2000--1ST-
2002--1ST2ND
20031ST1ST2ND2ND
20043RD2ND1ST3RD
20053RD3RD3RD1ST
20061ST1ST1ST1ST
20072ND2ND-2ND
20082ND3RD3RD3RD
20093RD3RD3RD2ND
20101STSF4TH4TH
20114TH2ND3RD2ND
20121ST1ST2ND1ST
20133RD1ST4TH1ST

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2003--1ST2ND
20042ND1ST-2ND
2005SFQF3RD2ND
20063RD3RD1ST2ND
20073RD--1ST
20082ND1ST2ND2ND
20091ST2ND1ST3RD
20103RD1STWON1ST
2011QF-QFWON
20123RD3RDSF2ND
20131ST2NDQF1ST

Legend

WON = Champion
RUP = Runner Up
SF = Semi-Finalist
QF = Quarter-Finalist
4TH = Lost in Fourth Round
3RD = Lost in Third Round
2ND = Lost in Second Round
1ST = Lost in First Round
Bio information courtesy of the ATP

Biography

Jurgen Melzer's ties with Wimbledon go back to 1999 when he won the Boys' Singles event at The Championships. The Austrian's talent for doubles has also seen him win the Men's Doubles titles at Wimbledon and the French Open. Interestingly, partnering his wife, Iveta Benesova, the pair won the Mixed Doubles title at The Championships in 2011.

No.3 Court - Gentlemen's Doubles - Quarter-finals
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Ivan Dodig CRO (12)
  Marcelo Melo BRA (12)
 
7
6
60
6
 
James Blake USA 
  Jurgen Melzer AUT 
 
5
0
77
4

Court 12 - Gentlemen's Doubles - Third round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
James Blake USA 
  Jurgen Melzer AUT 
 
6
6
6
 
 
2
4
3

Court 12 - Gentlemen's Doubles - Second round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Michael Llodra FRA (13)
  Nicolas Mahut FRA (13)
 
4
0
1
 
James Blake USA 
  Jurgen Melzer AUT 
 
6
6
6

Court 19 - Gentlemen's Doubles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
James Blake USA 
  Jurgen Melzer AUT 
 
3
6
6
3
14
 
Jamie Murray GBR 
  John Peers AUS 
 
6
3
4
6
12

Court 12 - Gentlemen's Singles - Fourth round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Jerzy Janowicz POL (24)
 
3
77
6
4
6
 
 
6
61
4
6
4

No.3 Court - Gentlemen's Singles - Third round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
6
2
7
6
 
 
2
6
5
3

Court 16 - Gentlemen's Singles - Second round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
3
77
77
6
 
 
6
62
65
2

Court 12 - Gentlemen's Singles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Fabio Fognini ITA (30)
 
77
5
3
2
 
 
65
7
6
6

2013 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 4 4 4 5   
Tie breaks played 1 2 0 1   
Total games 42 43 37 52   
Winners 45 56 47 57   
Unforced errors 29 28 16 19   
Service points won 84 93 70 104   
Return games won 8 2 6 3   
Total points 143 145 111 148   
1st serves in 90 89 74 107   
% 1st serves in 69 64 67 71   
Total aces 8 12 9 11   
Total double faults 3 1 0 3   
1st serve points won 62 60 51 76   
% 1st serve points won 69 67 69 71   
% 2nd Serve points won 55 67 53 65   

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