Marcin Matkowski

Marcin Matkowski

Marcin Matkowski
Country  Poland
Residence Szczecin, Poland
Born (1981-01-15) 15 January 1981
Barlinek, Poland
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 2003
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $2,930,831
Singles
Career record 3–3
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 647 (11 September 2000)
Doubles
Career record 357–287
Career titles 16
Highest ranking No. 7 (9 July 2012)
Current ranking No. 27 (17 November 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2006)
French Open QF (2010, 2013)
Wimbledon 3R (2013, 2014)
US Open F (2011)
Other Doubles tournaments
Tour Finals F (2011)
Olympic Games QF (2008)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2013)
French Open QF (2006, 2010)
Wimbledon QF (2007, 2013)
US Open F (2012)
Last updated on: 20 November 2014.

Marcin Matkowski (born 15 January 1981 in Barlinek) is a right-handed Polish professional tennis player whose speciality is in doubles. His current partner is Mariusz Fyrstenberg; they have been playing together since 2003. He occasionally plays mixed doubles with Caroline Wozniacki.

Matkowski and Fyrstenberg qualified as the eighth and final contenders in the 2006 Tennis Masters Cup. This was mainly because of their reaching the semifinals at the Australian Open. In 2011, they reached the US Open men's doubles final and the final at the year-end championships. They have participated in the year-end championships six times to date.

Contents

  • Major finals 1
    • Grand Slam finals 1.1
      • Doubles: 1 (0–1) 1.1.1
      • Mixed doubles: 1 (0–1) 1.1.2
    • Year-End Championships finals 1.2
      • Doubles: 1 (0-1) 1.2.1
    • Masters 1000 finals 1.3
      • Doubles: 7 (2–4) 1.3.1
  • ATP career finals 2
    • Doubles: 39 (16 titles, 23 runners-up) 2.1
  • Performance timeline 3
    • Doubles 3.1
  • External links 4

Major finals

Grand Slam finals

Doubles: 1 (0–1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2011 US Open Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jürgen Melzer
Philipp Petzschner
2-6, 2-6

Mixed doubles: 1 (0–1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2012 US Open Hard Květa Peschke Ekaterina Makarova
Bruno Soares
7–6(10–8), 1–6, [10–12]

Year-End Championships finals

Doubles: 1 (0-1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2011 London Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Max Mirnyi
Daniel Nestor
5–7, 3–6

Masters 1000 finals

Doubles: 7 (2–4)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2007 Madrid Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 2008 Madrid Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mahesh Bhupathi
Mark Knowles
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 2009 Shanghai Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Julien Benneteau
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
2-6, 4-6
Runner-up 2010 Shanghai Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jürgen Melzer
Leander Paes
5–7, 6–4, [5–10]
Winner 2012 Madrid Clay (blue) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Robert Lindstedt
Horia Tecău
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2013 Miami Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
Jean-Julien Rojer
4–6, 1–6
2014 Paris Hard (i) Jürgen Melzer Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

ATP career finals

Doubles: 39 (16 titles, 23 runners-up)

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–1)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–1)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (2–4)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (3–5)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (11–12)
Titles by Surface
Hard (5–15)
Clay (9–7)
Grass (2–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Winner 1. 28 July 2003 Orange Warsaw Open, Sopot, Poland (1) Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
6–4, 6–7(7–9), 6–3
Winner 2. 23 February 2004 Brasil Open, Costa do Sauipe, Brazil Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Tomas Behrend
Leoš Friedl
6–2, 6–2
Winner 3. 1 August 2005 Orange Warsaw Open, Sopot, Poland (2) Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Lucas Arnold Ker
Sebastián Prieto
7–6(9–7), 6–4
Runner-up 1. 26 September 2005 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia, Palermo, Italy Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Martín García
Mariano Hood
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 20 February 2006 Brasil Open, Costa do Sauipe, Brazil Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Lukáš Dlouhý
Pavel Vízner
1–6, 6–4, [3–10]
Runner-up 3. 24 April 2006 Torneo Godó, Barcelona, Spain Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
2–6, 7–6(7–4), [5–10]
Runner-up 4. 21 August 2006 Pilot Pen Tennis, New Haven, United States Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram
3–6, 3–6
Winner 4. 11 September 2006 BRD Năstase Țiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Martín García
Luis Horna
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5), [10–8]
Runner-up 5. 25 September 2006 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia, Palermo, Italy Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Martín García
Luis Horna
6–7(1–7), 6–7(2–7)
Runner-up 6. 24 October 2006 Davidoff Swiss Indoors, Basel, Switzerland Carpet (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6–4, 4–6, [8–10]
Winner 5. 30 July 2007 Orange Warsaw Open, Sopot, Poland (3) Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Martín García
Sebastián Prieto
6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 7. 19 August 2007 Pilot Pen Tennis, New Haven, United States Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mahesh Bhupathi
Nenad Zimonjić
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 8. 1 October 2007 Open de Moselle, Metz, France Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Arnaud Clément
Michaël Llodra
1–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 7 October 2007 Erste Bank Open, Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Christopher Kas
Tomas Behrend
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 9. 15 October 2007 Madrid Open, Madrid, Spain Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 10. 28 April 2008 Barcelona Open, Barcelona, Spain Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
3–6, 2–6
Winner 7. 9 June 2008 Orange Warsaw Open, Warsaw, Poland (4) Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Nikolay Davydenko
Yuri Schukin
6–0, 3–6, [10–4]
Runner-up 11. 8 September 2008 BRD Năstase Țiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Nicolas Devilder
Paul-Henri Mathieu
6–7(4–7), 7–6(11–9), [20–22]
Runner-up 12. 29 September 2008 Open de Moselle, Metz, France Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Arnaud Clément
Michaël Llodra
7–5, 3–6, [8–10]
Winner 8. 12 October 2008 Madrid Open, Madrid, Spain Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mahesh Bhupathi
Mark Knowles
6–4, 6–2
Winner 9. 19 June 2009 AEGON International, Eastbourne, United Kingdom (1) Grass Mariusz Fyrstenberg Travis Parrott
Filip Polášek
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 13. 9 August 2009 Legg Mason Tennis Classic, Washington, United States Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Martin Damm
Robert Lindstedt
5–7, 6–7(3–7)
Winner 10. 28 September 2009 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Igor Kunitsyn
Jaroslav Levinský
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 14. 12 October 2009 Shanghai ATP Masters 1000, Shanghai, China Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Julien Benneteau
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
2–6, 4–6
Winner 11. 18 June 2010 AEGON International, Eastbourne, United Kingdom (2) Grass Mariusz Fyrstenberg Colin Fleming
Ken Skupski
6–3, 5–7, [10–8]
Runner-up 15. 3 October 2010 Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg František Čermák
Michal Mertiňák
6–7(3–7), 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 16. 10 October 2010 China Open, Beijing, China Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
1–6, 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 17. 17 October 2010 Shanghai ATP Masters 1000, Shanghai, China Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jürgen Melzer
Leander Paes
5–7, 6–4, [5–10]
Runner-up 18. 31 October 2010 Erste Bank Open, Vienna, Austria Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
5–7, 6–3, [5–10]
Runner-up 19. 10 September 2011 US Open, New York, United States Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jürgen Melzer
Philipp Petzschner
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 20. 27 November 2011 ATP World Tour Finals, London, United Kingdom Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Max Mirnyi
Daniel Nestor
5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 21. 3 March 2012 Dubai Tennis Championships, Dubai, UAE Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Mahesh Bhupathi
Rohan Bopanna
4–6, 6–3, [5–10]
Winner 12. 29 April 2012 Barcelona Open, Barcelona, Spain Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Marcel Granollers
Marc López
2–6, 7–6(9–7), [10–8]
Winner 13. 14 May 2012 Mutua Madrid Open, Madrid, Spain Clay (blue) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Robert Lindstedt
Horia Tecău
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 22. 30 March 2013 Miami Masters, Miami, United States Hard Mariusz Fyrstenberg Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
Jean-Julien Rojer
4–6, 1–6
Winner 14. 21 July 2013 International German Open, Hamburg, Germany Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Alexander Peya
Bruno Soares
3-6, 6-1, [10-8]
Runner-up 23. 27 April 2014 BRD Năstase Țiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Mariusz Fyrstenberg Jean-Julien Rojer
Horia Tecău
4-6, 4-6
Winner 15. 21 September 2014 Moselle Open, Metz, France Hard (i) Mariusz Fyrstenberg Marin Draganja
Henri Kontinen
6–7(3–7), 6–3, [10–8]
Winner 16. 27 September 2014 Proton Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Leander Paes Jamie Murray
John Peers
3–6, 7–6(7–5), [10–5]
17./24. 2 November 2014 BNP Paribas Masters, Paris, France Hard (i) Jürgen Melzer Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

Performance timeline

Doubles

Key
W  F  SF QF R# RR LQ (Q#) A P Z# PO SF-B F-S G NMS NH

Won tournament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Round 4, 3, 2, 1; competed at a Round Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent from tournament event; played in a Davis Cup Zonal Group (with its number indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, silver (F or S) or gold medal at the Olympics; a downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament (Not a Masters Series); or a tournament that was Not Held in a given year.

To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated either at the conclusion of a tournament, or when the player's participation in the tournament has ended.

Tournament 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A 1R SF 1R 3R QF 2R QF QF 1R 3R 18–10
French Open A 3R 3R 2R 1R 2R 2R QF 1R 3R QF 1R 15–11
Wimbledon A 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 3R 2R 6–11
US Open A 2R 1R 3R 3R 1R 1R QF F 1R 1R 3R 15–11
Win–Loss 0–0 4–3 3–4 7–4 2–4 3–4 4–4 8–4 8–4 5–4 5–4 5–4 55–43
Year-End Championship
ATP World Tour Finals A A A RR A SF RR SF F A RR A 10–12
Olympic Games
Doubles NH 1R Not Held QF Not Held 1R NH 2–3
ATP Masters Series 1000
Indian Wells A 1R A 2R 2R 1R QF 1R 1R SF 1R 1R 6–10
Miami A 1R A 1R 1R 2R 1R SF 1R 1R F 1R 7–10
Monte Carlo A 2R A QF 2R 2R QF 2R SF 2R 2R 2R 10–9
Rome A A A 2R A QF QF 1R 2R QF 1R 1R 5–7
Madrid A A A QF F W 2R QF QF W 2R QF 17–6
Canada A A A 1R 1R 1R QF 2R QF QF SF 1R 5–8
Cincinnati A A A 1R 2R QF QF QF QF QF QF QF 9–9
Shanghai Not Held Not Masters Series F F SF 2R 2R 2R 8–5
Paris A A A QF 2R SF SF 2R QF QF 2R F 14–9
Hamburg A A A 2R 2R 2R NMS 3–3
Win–Loss 0–0 1–3 0–0 7–9 7–8 13–8 10–9 8–9 8–9 9–8 11-9 10–9 84–81
Career Statistics
Titles–Finals 1–1 1–1 1–2 1–6 2–5 2–5 2–4 1–5 0–2 2–3 1-2 2–4 16-40

External links