Ellis Ferreira

Ellis Ferreira

Ellis Ferreira
Full name Ellis Russell Ferreira
Country (sports) South Africa
Residence Georgia
Born (1970-02-19) 19 February 1970
Pretoria, South Africa
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 1992
Plays Left-handed
Prize money $2,378,295
Singles
Career record 4–8
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 210 (3 October 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon 1R (1994)
US Open 2R (1994)
Doubles
Career record 314–201
Career titles 18
Highest ranking No. 2 (31 January 2000)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (2000)
French Open QF (1999)
Wimbledon SF (1996)
US Open F (2000)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open W (2001)
French Open 3R (1997, 1999)
Wimbledon QF (2001)
US Open SF (2001)

Ellis Ferreira (born 19 February 1970 in Pretoria, South Africa) is a former professional male tennis player from South Africa. He played collegiately at the University of Alabama, earning all-SEC and all-American honors. He won 2 Grand Slam doubles titles, the Men's title at the 2000 Australian Open with Rick Leach and the mixed doubles at the Australian Open with Corina Morariu in 2001. Ferreira was named the Senior Assistant Men's and Women's Tennis Head Coach at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, in July 2007. Ferreira is now the co-owner of the Eagleton/ Ferreira Tennis Academy on Longboat Key in Florida (www.eftennis.com).[1]

Contents

  • Doubles titles (18) 1
    • Doubles performance timeline 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Doubles titles (18)

Legend
Grand Slam (1–1)
Tennis Masters Cup (1–0)
ATP Masters Series (4–6)
ATP Championship Series (2–4)
ATP Tour (10–4)
Titles by Surface
Hard (7–11)
Clay (4–3)
Grass (2–1)
Carpet (5–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 4 April 1994 Sun City, South Africa Hard Grant Stafford Marius Barnard
Brent Haygarth
3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 24 July 1995 Stuttgart Outdoor, Germany Clay Jan Siemerink Tomás Carbonell
Francisco Roig
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 23 October 1995 Vienna, Austria Carpet Jan Siemerink Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
6–4, 7–5
Winner 2. 15 January 1996 Sydney Outdoor, Australia Hard Jan Siemerink Patrick McEnroe
Sandon Stolle
5–7, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 1 April 1996 Miami, United States Hard Patrick Galbraith Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
1–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 29 April 1996 Monte Carlo, Monaco Clay Jan Siemerink Jonas Björkman
Nicklas Kulti
2–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 4. 13 January 1997 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Patrick Galbraith Rick Leach
Jonathan Stark
6–4, 4–6, 7–6
Winner 5. 24 February 1997 Memphis, United States Hard (i) Patrick Galbraith Rick Leach
Jonathan Stark
6–3, 3–6, 6–1
Runner-up 4. 3 March 1997 Philadelphia, United States Hard (i) Patrick Galbraith Sébastien Lareau
Alex O'Brien
3–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 23 June 1997 Nottingham, England Grass Patrick Galbraith Danny Sapsford
Chris Wilkinson
4–6, 7–6, 7–6
Winner 7. 13 October 1997 Vienna, Austria Carpet Patrick Galbraith Marc-Kevin Goellner
David Prinosil
6–3, 6–4
Winner 8. 20 October 1997 Lyon, France Carpet Patrick Galbraith Olivier Delaître
Fabrice Santoro
3–6, 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 10 November 1997 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) Patrick Galbraith Marc-Kevin Goellner
Richey Reneberg
3–6, 6–3, 6–7
Runner-up 6. 12 January 1998 Adelaide, Australia Hard Rick Leach Joshua Eagle
Andrew Florent
4–6, 7–6, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 23 February 1998 Memphis, United States Hard (i) David Roditi Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
3–6, 4–6
Winner 9. 30 March 1998 Miami, United States Hard Rick Leach Alex O'Brien
Jonathan Stark
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 8. 20 April 1998 Barcelona, Spain Clay Rick Leach Jacco Eltingh
Paul Haarhuis
5–7, 0–6
Winner 10. 4 May 1998 Atlanta, United States Clay Brent Haygarth Alex O'Brien
Richey Reneberg
6–3, 0–6, 6–2
Runner-up 9. 18 May 1998 Rome, Italy Clay Rick Leach Mahesh Bhupathi
Leander Paes
4–6, 6–4, 6–7
Winner 11. 15 June 1998 Halle, Germany Grass Rick Leach John-Laffnie de Jager
Marc-Kevin Goellner
4–6, 6–4, 7–6
Runner-up 10. 10 August 1998 Toronto, Canada Hard Rick Leach Martin Damm
Jim Grabb
7–6, 2–6, 6–7
Runner-up 11. 15 March 1999 Indian Wells, United States Hard Rick Leach Wayne Black
Sandon Stolle
6–7, 3–6
Winner 12. 17 May 1999 Rome, Italy Clay Rick Leach David Adams
John-Laffnie de Jager
6–7, 6–1, 6–2
Winner 13. 17 January 2000 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Rick Leach Olivier Delaître
Jeff Tarango
7–5, 6–4
Winner 14. 31 January 2000 Australian Open, Australia Hard Rick Leach Wayne Black
Andrew Kratzmann
6–4, 3–6, 6–3, 3–6, 18–16
Winner 15. 17 April 2000 Atlanta, United States Clay Rick Leach Justin Gimelstob
Mark Knowles
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 12. 26 June 2000 Nottingham, England Grass Rick Leach Donald Johnson
Piet Norval
6–1, 4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 13. 14 August 2000 Cincinnati, United States Hard Rick Leach Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 14. 11 September 2000 U.S. Open, New York Hard Rick Leach Lleyton Hewitt
Max Mirnyi
4–6, 7–5, 6–7
Runner-up 15. 22 October 2001 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Hard (i) Jeff Tarango Max Mirnyi
Sandon Stolle
6–7, 6–7
Winner 16. 29 October 2001 Basel, Switzerland Carpet Rick Leach Mahesh Bhupathi
Leander Paes
7–6, 6–4
Winner 17. 5 November 2001 Paris, France Carpet Rick Leach Mahesh Bhupathi
Leander Paes
3–6, 6–4, 6–3
Winner 18. 2 February 2002 ATP Doubles Challenge Cup, Bangalore Hard Rick Leach Petr Pála
Pavel Vízner
6–7(6), 7–6(2), 6–4, 6–4

Doubles performance timeline

Tournament 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open A A A 3R 1R 1R QF QF SF W 2R QF 2R 1 / 10 23–9
French Open A A A 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R QF 1R 3R 1R A 0 / 9 8–9
Wimbledon A A A 2R 1R SF 3R QF 2R QF QF 2R A 0 / 9 18–9
U.S. Open A A A 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R F QF 2R A 0 / 9 12–9
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 1 1 / 37 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 5–4 1–4 5–4 6–4 6–4 9–4 14–3 9–4 5–4 1–1 N/A 61–36
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells A A A A A QF 2R 2R F QF 1R 1R A 0 / 7 8–7
Miami A A A 1R A F 2R W 3R 3R QF 2R A 1 / 8 13–7
Monte Carlo A A A A A W QF 2R 2R QF 1R 1R A 1 / 7 7–5
Rome A A A A 2R SF 2R F W 2R QF A A 1 / 7 17–6
Hamburg A A A A 1R 2R SF SF SF 1R QF A A 0 / 7 8–7
Canada A A A QF A A 2R F SF QF QF QF A 0 / 7 14–7
Cincinnati A A A QF QF SF QF 2R 2R F 2R 1R A 0 / 9 15–9
Stuttgart (Stockholm) A A A A A 2R 2R 2R 2R QF F 2R A 0 / 7 6–7
Paris A A A A A 2R SF 2R SF 2R W SF A 1 / 7 12–6
Masters Series SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 3 0 / 3 1 / 8 0 / 9 1 / 9 1 / 9 0 / 9 1 / 9 0 / 7 0 / 0 4 / 66 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 4–3 3–3 16–7 7–9 15–7 18–8 13–9 18–8 6–7 0–0 N/A 100–61
Year End Ranking 569 407 137 64 68 13 10 10 13 5 15 52 359 N/A

References

  1. ^ Washington College Athletics | WashingtonCollegeSports.com

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