Robin Söderling

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Robin Söderling
Robin Söderling at US Open 2010.jpg
Fou nameRobin Bo Carl Söderling
Kintra Swaden
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1984-08-14) 14 August 1984 (age 35)
Tibro, Swaden
Hicht1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)[1]
Turned pro2001
(twa-haundit backhaund)
Prize money$10,423,124
Career record310–170
Career titles10
Heichest rankinNo. 4 (15 November 2010)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (2011)
French OpenF (2009, 2010)
WimbledonQF (2010)
US OpenQF (2009, 2010)
Ither toornaments
Tour FinalsSF (2009)
Olympic Gemmes1R (2004, 2008)
Career record33–43
Career titles1
Heichest rankinNo. 109 (9 Mey 2009)
Team competeetions
Davis CupSF (2007)
Last updatit on: 2 October 2012.

Robin Bo Carl Söderling (Swadish pronunciation: [ˈrɔbɪn ˈsøːdəɭɪŋ]; born 14 August 1984 in Tibro) is a professional tennis player frae Swaden. He is a umwhile warld no. 4 in the ATP rankins, a career heich he reached in November 2010. Söderling reached successive French Open finals in 2009 an 2010.[2] In baith toornaments he defeatit the defendin champion an tap seed en route tae the final: Rafael Nadal in 2009 (acomin the first an, tae date, anly player tae defeat Nadal at the French Open)[3] an Roger Federer in 2010 (endin Federer's record streak o 23 consecutive Grand Slam semifinals).[4] He haes an aa wan ane Masters 1000 event, the 2010 Paris Masters.

Söderling first came tae prominence at the 2009 French Open, whaur he acame the first (an, as o 2013, anly) player tae defeat Rafael Nadal at the toornament.[5] Nadal haed previously never lost at the toornament syne his debut in 2005 an wis the fower-time defendin champion. Söderling subsequently advanced tae the final, defeatin twa-time semi-finalist Nikolay Davydenko in the quarter-finals an Fernando González in five sets in the semi-finals afore bein defeatit bi Roger Federer in the final.[6] He repeatit the trip tae the final in 2010, in almaist identical reverse circumstances: defeatin Federer in the quarter-finals an again winnin the semi-final in five sets against Tomáš Berdych afore losin tae Rafael Nadal in the final.[7]

Follaein injuries an illness, Söderling haes nae competit syne the 2011 Swadish Open in Julie 2011.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "About « Robin Söderling – Official Website of Swedish Tennisplayer Robin Söderling". Retrieved 2011-06-18.
  2. "Greatest Upsets in Sports History" Retrieved on 5 June 2009
  3. "Greatest Upsets in Sports History" Retrieved on 5 June 2009
  4. "Soderling ends Federer's semifinal streak at French". 1 June 2010. Retrieved 2011-06-18.
  5. Nadal toppled from French throne - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
  6. Federer proves he's the greatest - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
  7. Nadal regains French Open crown - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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