Henri Kontinen

Henri Kontinen

Henri Kontinen
Country  Finland
Residence Helsinki, Finland
Born (1990-06-19) 19 June 1990
Helsinki, Finland
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $222,871
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 26–19 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 42 (3 November 2014)
Current ranking No. 46 (17 November 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 2R (2014)
Wimbledon 1R (2014)
US Open 1R (2014)
Mixed Doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2014)
Last updated on: 21 November 2014.

Henri Kontinen (born 19 June 1990 in Helsinki) is a Finnish tennis player. His highest ranking is World No. 220 which he attained in October 2010. 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: 3 (1 title, 2 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 (0–1)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (1–1)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–2)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. August 2, 2014 Bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Jarkko Nieminen Daniele Bracciali
Andrey Golubev
6-1, 6-4
Runner-up 1. September 21, 2014 Moselle Open, Metz, France Hard (i) Marin Draganja Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–3), 3–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 2. 26 October 2014 Swiss Indoors, Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) Marin Draganja Vasek Pospisil
Nenad Zimonjić
6-7(13-15), 6-1, [5-10]

Singles Titles

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

Challengers Men's Doubles Wins (6)

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