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Andy Roddick
Roddick in 2009
Elk-name A-Rod
Kintra Banner o Unitit States Unitit States
Residence Austin, Texas
Born August 30, 1982 (1982-08-30) (age 31)
Omaha, Nebraska
Hicht 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Wicht 88.6 kilograms (195 lb)[1]
Turned pro 2000
Retired September 5, 2012
Plays Ricgt-haundit
(twa-haundit backhaund)
Career prize money

$20,637,390

Singles
Career record 612–213 (74.18%)
Career titles 32
Heichest rankin No. 1 (November 3, 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open SF (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009)
French Open 4R (2009)
Wimbledon F (2004, 2005, 2009)
US Open W (2003)
Ither tournaments
Tour Finals SF (2003, 2004, 2007)
Olympic Gemmes 3R (2004)
Doubles
Career record 67–50 (57.26%)
Career titles 4
Heichest rankin No. 50 (Januar 11, 2010)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open -
French Open 1R (2009)
Wimbledon 1R (2001)
US Open 2R (1999, 2000)
Last updatit on: September 10, 2012.

Andrew Stephen "Andy" Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is a retired American professional tennis player an umwhile warld no. 1.

He acame a Grand Slam singles champion when he wan the title at the 2003 US Open, defeatin Juan Carlos Ferrero in the final. He is currently the last North American male player tae win a Grand Slam singles event. Roddick reached fower ither Grand Slam finals (Wimbledon in 2004, 2005, an 2009, an the US Open in 2006), losin tae Roger Federer in aw fower. He is married tae Brooklyn Decker, a Sports Illustrated swimwear model an actress.

On August 30, 2012, durin the 2012 US Open an on his 30t birthday, Roddick annoonced that he would retire efter the toornament. Follaein a fowert-roond defeat tae Juan Martín del Potro, Roddick retired frae the sport wi the aim o focusin on his foondation in futur years.[2]

Career statistics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Grand Slam Tournaments[eedit | eedit soorce]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Toornament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 SR W–L
Australian Open A A 2R SF QF SF 4R SF 3R SF QF 4R 2R 0 / 11 38–11
French Open A 3R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A 4R 3R A 1R 0 / 10 9–10
Wimbledon A 3R 3R SF F F 3R QF 2R F 4R 3R 3R 0 / 12 41–12
US Open 1R QF QF W QF 1R F QF QF 3R 2R QF 4R 1 / 13 43–12
Wan–Lost 0–1 8–3 7–4 17–3 15–4 12–4 11–4 13–4 7–3 16–4 10–4 9–3 6–4 1 / 46 131–45

Finals: 5 (1 teetle, 4 runners-up)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Winner 2003 US Open Hard Flag of Spain.svg Juan Carlos Ferrero 6–3, 7–6(7–2), 6–3
Runner-up 2004 Wimbledon Grass Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 6–4, 5–7, 6–7(3–7), 4–6
Runner-up 2005 Wimbledon Grass Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 2–6, 6–7(2–7), 4–6
Runner-up 2006 US Open Hard Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 2–6, 6–4, 5–7, 1–6
Runner-up 2009 Wimbledon Grass Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 7–5, 6–7(6–8), 6–7(5–7), 6–3, 14–16

Masters Series[eedit | eedit soorce]

Finals: 9 (5 teetles, 4 runners-up)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 2002 Canada (Toronto) (1) Hard Flag of Argentina.svg Guillermo Cañas 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2003 Montreal Hard Flag of Argentina.svg David Nalbandian 6–1, 6–3
Winner 2003 Cincinnati Hard Flag of the United States.svg Mardy Fish 4–6, 7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2004 Miami Hard Flag of Argentina.svg Guillermo Coria 6–7(2–7), 6–3, 6–1, ret.
Runner-up 2004 Toronto (2) Hard Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 2005 Cincinnati Hard Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 3–6, 5–7
Winner 2006 Cincinnati (2) Hard Flag of Spain.svg Juan Carlos Ferrero 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2010 Indian Wells Hard Flag of Croatia.svg Ivan Ljubičić 6–7(3–7), 6–7(5–7)
Winner 2010 Miami (2) Hard Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Berdych 7–5, 6–4

Records[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • These records wur attained in Open Era o tennis.
Championship Years Record accomplished Player tied
Wimbledon 2009 39 games wan in a Grand Slam final[3] Stands alone
ATP World Tour 2007 18 consecutive tiebreaks wan[4] Stands alone
US Open 2004 Fastest serve in a Grand Slam toornament (152 mph) Stands alone

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Roland Garros – The 2010 French Open – Official Site by IBM". 2010.rolandgarros.com. Retrieved May 17, 2011. 
  2. "Andy Roddick retires after US Open defeat by Del Potro". Retrieved 6 September 2012. 
  3. "Roddick looks forward to ‘laid-back’ Eastbourne". Eastbourne Herald. June 16, 2012. Retrieved June 17, 2012. "[H]e holds the record of most games won in a Grand Slam final at 39." 
  4. "Andy Roddick – Career Highlights". ATP World Tour. Retrieved August 31, 2012. "2007 — Led ATP circuit with...an Open Era record 18 straight won from February (Memphis) through early July (Wimbledon)." 

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