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Fernando González
Fernando Gonzalez - 2009 US Open.jpg
Residence La Reina, Santiago, Chile
Born (1980-07-29) Julie 29, 1980 (age 37)
Santiago, Chile
Hicht 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro 1999
Retired Mairch 21, 2012
Plays Richt-haundit
(ane-haundit backhaund)
Prize money $11,862,276
Singles
Career record 370–202
Career titles 11
Heichest rankin No. 5 (Januar 29, 2007)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (2007)
French Open SF (2009)
Wimbledon QF (2005)
US Open QF (2002, 2009)
Ither toornaments
Tour Finals RR (2005, 2007)
Olympic Gemmes Silver medal.svg Siller Medal (2008)
Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (2004)
Doubles
Career record 109–98
Career titles 3
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2010)
French Open SF (2005)
Wimbledon 2R (2005)
US Open QF (2004)
Ither Doubles toornaments
Olympic Games Gold medal.svg Gowd Medal (2004)
Last updatit on: Mairch 8, 2012.
Olympic medal record
Representin  Chile
Men's Tennis
Gowd medal – first place 2004 Athens Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Athens Singles
Siller medal – seicont place 2008 Beijing Singles

Fernando Francisco González Ciuffardi (born Julie 29, 1980) is a retired professional tennis player frae Chile. He is kent for haein ane o the hairdest forehauns on the circuit.[1] In Spainyie he is cried El Bombardero de La Reina ("The La Reina Bomber") an Mano de Piedra ("Stane Haund"). The Inglis-leid media haes labeled him "Gonzo".

González reaked leastweys the quarterfinal roond o aw fower Grand Slam toornaments. He played his anerly major final at the 2007 Australian Open, losin tae tap-ranked Roger Federer. He is the fowert male tennis player in history tae hae wan each Olympic medal (gowd in doubles an bronze in singles at Athens 2004, an siller in singles at Beijing 2008). Ootthrough his career, he haes defeatit mony past an present tap players, includin Lleyton Hewitt, Andre Agassi, Roger Federer (aw while thay held the tap spot), Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Carlos Moyà, Gustavo Kuerten, Marat Safin, Juan Martín del Potro, Andy Murray an Pete Sampras. González qualified twice for the year-end Masters Cup event an wis runner-up at twa Masters Series toornaments. He is arguably Chile's best tennis player o the 2000s.

Major finals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Grand Slam finals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 2007 Australian Open Haird Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 6–7(2–7), 4–6, 4–6

Olympic finals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Singles: 2 (1 siller, 1 bronze medal)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Bronze 2004 Athens Olympics Haird Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Dent 6–4, 2–6, 16–14
Siller 2008 Beijing Olympics Haird Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 3–6, 6–7(2–7), 3–6

Doubles: 1 (1 gowd medal)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome Year Championship Surface Pairtner Opponents Score
Gowd 2004 Athens Olympics Haird Flag of Chile.svg Nicolas Massú Flag of Germany.svg Nicolas Kiefer
Flag of Germany.svg Rainer Schüttler
6–2, 4–6, 3–6, 7–6(9–7), 6–4

Masters Series finals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Singles: 2 (0–2)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome Year Championship Surface Champion Score
Runner-up 2006 Madrid Haird (i) Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 5–7, 1–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2007 Roum Clay Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 2–6, 2–6

Career finals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Singles: 22 (11–11)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–1)
Olympic Gowd Medal Match (0–1)
ATP Warld Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP Warld Tour Masters 1000 (0–2)
ATP Warld Tour 500 Series (0–1)
ATP Warld Tour 250 Series (11–6)
Teetles bi Surface
Haird (2–6)
Clay (8–3)
Gress (0–0)
Carpet (1–2)
Ootcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. Mey 7, 2000 Orlando, U.S. Clay Flag of Chile.svg Nicolás Massú 6–2, 6–3
Winner 2. Februar 17, 2002 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Flag of Ecuador.svg Nicolás Lapentti 6–3, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 3. September 29, 2002 Palermo, Italy Clay Flag of Argentina.svg José Acasuso 5–7, 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 1. October 27, 2002 Basel, Swisserland Carpet (i) Flag of Argentina.svg David Nalbandian 4–6, 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. August 3, 2003 Washington, D.C., U.S. Haird Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Tim Henman 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. October 5, 2003 Metz, Fraunce Haird (i) Flag of France.svg Arnaud Clément 3–6, 6–1, 3–6
Winner 4. Februar 15, 2004 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Flag of Brazil.svg Gustavo Kuerten 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 4. Julie 18, 2004 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay Flag of the Netherlands.svg Martin Verkerk 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 4–6
Winner 5. Januar 16, 2005 Auckland, New Zealand Haird Flag of Belarus.svg Olivier Rochus 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 5. Februar 6, 2005 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Flag of Argentina.svg Gastón Gaudio 3–6, 4–6
Winner 6. Julie 24, 2005 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay Flag of Argentina.svg Agustín Calleri 7–5, 6–3
Winner 7. October 30, 2005 Basel, Swisserland Carpet (i) Flag of Cyprus.svg Marcos Baghdatis 6–7(8–10), 6–3, 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 6. October 15, 2006 Vienna, Austrick Haird (i) Flag of Croatia.svg Ivan Ljubičić 3–6, 4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 7. October 22, 2006 Madrid, Spain Haird (i) Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 5–7, 1–6, 0–6
Runner-up 8. October 29, 2006 Basel, Swisserland Carpet (i) Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 3–6, 2–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 9. Januar 28, 2007 Australian Open, Melbourne, Australie Haird Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 6–7(2–7), 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 10. Mey 13, 2007 Roum, Italy Clay Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 2–6, 2–6
Winner 8. September 16, 2007 Beijing, Cheenae Haurd Flag of Spain.svg Tommy Robredo 6–1, 3–6, 6–1
Winner 9. Februar 3, 2008 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Flag of Argentina.svg Juan Mónaco W/O
Winner 10. Mey 4, 2008 Munich, Germany Clay Flag of Italy.svg Simone Bolelli 7–6(7–4), 6–7(4–7), 6–3
Runner-up 11. August 17, 2008 Simmer Olympics, Beijing, Cheenae Haird Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 3–6, 6–7(2–7), 3–6
Winner 11. Februar 8, 2009 Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Flag of Argentina.svg José Acasuso 6–1, 6–3

Ither wins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ootcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent Score
Bronze 1. August 21, 2004 Athens Olympics Haird Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Dent 6–4, 2–6, 16–14

Doubles: 4 (3–1)[eedit | eedit soorce]

Wins (3)
Legend
Olympic Gowd (1–0)
ATP Tour (2–1)
No. Date Toornament Surface Pairtner Opponent Score
1. August 21, 2004 Simmer Olympics, Athens, Greece Haird Flag of Chile.svg Nicolás Massú Flag of Germany.svg Nicolas Kiefer
Flag of Germany.svg Rainer Schüttler
6–2, 4–6, 3–6, 7–6(9–7), 6–4
2. Aprile 10, 2005 Valencia, Spain Clay Flag of Argentina.svg Martín Rodríguez Flag of Argentina.svg Lucas Arnold Ker
Flag of Argentina.svg Mariano Hood
6–4, 6–4
3. October 30, 2005 Basel, Swisserland Carpet (i) Flag of Argentina.svg Agustín Calleri Flag of Australia.svg Stephen Huss
Flag of South Africa.svg Wesley Moodie
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up (1)
No. Date Toornament Surface Pairtner Opponent Score
1. Julie 24, 2005 Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay Flag of Chile.svg Nicolás Massú Flag of Argentina.svg Martín García
Flag of Peru.svg Luis Horna
4–6, 4–6

Team competition wins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Performance timeline[eedit | eedit soorce]

Singles[eedit | eedit soorce]

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

Won toornament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Roond 4, 3, 2, 1; competit at a Roond Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent frae toornament event; played in a Davis Cup Zonal Group (wi its nummer indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, siller (F or S) or gowd medal at the Olympics; a doungradit Masters Series/1000 toornament (Nae a Masters Series); or a toornament that was Not Held in a gien year.

Tae avoid confusion an double coontin, these charts are updatit either at the conclusion o a toornament, or when the player's pairteecipation in the toornament has endit.

Toornament 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A A 1R 4R 2R 1R 3R 1R F 3R 4R 4R A A 0 / 10 20–10 66.67
French Open A A Q2 2R 3R QF 1R 3R 2R 1R QF SF 2R A A 0 / 10 20–10 66.67
Wimbledon A A A Q2 2R 1R 3R QF 3R 3R 2R 3R A 3R A 0 / 9 16–9 64.00
US Open A A 2R Q2 QF 3R 1R 3R 3R 1R 4R QF 1R 1R A 0 / 11 18–11 62.07
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–2 10–4 7–4 2–4 10–4 5–4 8–4 10–4 14–4 4–3 2–2 0–0 0 / 40 74–40 64.91
Davis Cup
Davis Cup Singles P PO PO PO P P PO 1R QF 1R PO 1R QF PO A 0 / 14 20–7 74.07
Year-End Championship
ATP World Tour Finals A A A A A A A RR A RR A A A A A 0 / 2 2–3 40.00
Olympic Gemmes
Simmer Olympics Nae Held Nae Held SF-B Nae Held F-S Nae Held A 0 / 2 10–2 83.33
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells Masters A A A A 2R 1R 3R 4R 2R 4R 2R 4R A A A 0 / 8 12–8 60.00
Miami Masters A A A A 4R 2R SF 3R 3R 3R 3R 3R 4R A 1R 0 / 10 14–10 58.33
Monte-Carlo Masters A A A A 1R 1R 1R 3R SF 2R A A A A A 0 / 6 6–6 50.00
Rome Masters A A A A 3R 2R 1R QF F 3R SF A A A 0 / 7 15–7 68.18
Madrid Masters A A A A 2R 1R 2R QF F QF 2R A A A A 0 / 7 9–7 56.25
Canada Masters A A A A 1R 1R 3R 1R SF 2R 2R 3R A A A 0 / 8 9–8 52.94
Cincinnati Masters A A A A SF 2R 2R 3R SF 2R 1R 1R A A A 0 / 8 12–8 60.00
Shanghai Masters Not Held 3R A A A 0 / 1 2–1 66.67
Paris Masters A A A A 1R 1R 2R 2R 2R 2R A 3R A A A 0 / 7 1–7 12.50
Hamburg Masters A A A A 2R QF 3R 2R 3R QF A NM1000 0 / 6 11–6 64.71
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 12–9 4–8 11–9 9–9 21–9 11–9 4–5 12–7 2–1 0–0 0–1 0 / 68 86–67 56.21
Career statistics
Titles–Finals 0–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 2–3 0–2 1–2 3–4 0–3 1–3 2–3 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 11 / 22 11–11 50.00
Oweraw Win–Loss 0–1 3–1 9–5 5–10 40–22 37–24 42–21 49–23 49–22 37–24 39–15 39–16 15–9 3–5 3–4 11 / 208 370–202 64.69
Year End Rankin 580 412 115 139 18 35 23 11 10 7 15 11 68 298 509 $8,862,276

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