Top players from SpainDavid Ferrer (#4)Rafael Nadal (#5)Nicolas Almagro (#11)Fernando Verdasco (#29)Tommy Robredo (#69)
Country: Spain |
Birthdate: April 02, 1982
Birthplace: Javea, Spain
Residence: Valencia, Spain
Height: 5'9'' (175 cm)|
Weight: 160 lbs (73 kg)
Turned Pro: 2000
Coach: Javier Piles
Current ATP Singles Rank: 4|
Current ATP Singles Points: 6,665
Current ATP Doubles Rank: 347|
Current ATP Doubles Points: 180
David Ferrer is a Spanish professional tennis player. He will be ranked World No. 4 in ATP Rankings following his semifinal loss to Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open 2013 grand slam. His No. 4 ranking is Ferrer's best ranking achieved at the ATP World Rankings. Ferrer is also the highest ranked Spanish player ahead of Rafael Nadal who is ranked No. 5.
Initially known to be a clay court specialist, David Ferrer mastered the other surfaces as well and has reached the semifinals of Australian Open and US Open grand slam tournaments twice.
He also plays for the Spanish Davis Cup team and was part of the team that won the 2008, 2009 and 2011 Davis Cup tournaments.
In the ATP Rankings, David Ferrer broke into the top 10 in 2006 and has reached a career high ranking of World No. 4 in February 2008. After the Australian Open in 2013 where he reached the semifinals, Ferrer regained the No. 4 ranking.
David Ferrer started off the 2013 season reaching the semifinals of Qatar ExxonMobil Open. He won the Heineken Open title. He reached the semifinals of the Australian Open where he lost to Novak Djokovic. Following his semifinal appearance at the Australian Open, Ferrer replaced compatriot Rafael Nadal as No. 4 in the ATP Ranking table. Ferrer also won his 500th career match defeating Nicolas Almagro in the quarterfinals of the tournament.
|March 4, 2013||4||6665||▬|
|February 25, 2013||4||6865||▬|
|February 18, 2013||4||6865||▬|
|February 11, 2013||4||6865||▬|
|February 4, 2013||4||6865||▬|
|January 28, 2013||4||6865||▲1|
|November 12, 2012||5||6430||▬|
|September 10, 2012||5||5915||▬|
|May 14, 2012||6||4460||▬|
|May 7, 2012||6||4280||▬|
Partial list of titles won by David Ferrer
|2012||Copa Telmex, Mexican Open|
|2005||Movistar Open (doubles, partnering Santiago Ventura), Mexican Open (doubles, partnering Santiago Ventura)|
Partial list of tournaments where David Ferrer is the finalist.
|2011||Masters Series Monte-Carlo|
|2009||Dubai Tennis Championships|
|2003||Mexican Open (doubles, partnering Fernando Vicente)|
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|Australian Open||A||1R||2R||1R||4R||4R||QF||3R||2R||SF||QF||SF||0 / 10||28–11||71.8|
|French Open||Q2||2R||2R||QF||3R||3R||QF||3R||3R||4R||SF||0 / 10||26–10||72.22|
|Wimbledon||A||2R||2R||1R||4R||2R||3R||3R||4R||4R||QF||0 / 10||20–10||66.66|
|US Open||A||1R||1R||3R||3R||SF||3R||2R||4R||4R||SF||0 / 10||23–10||69.69|
|Win–Loss||0–0||2–4||3–4||6–4||10–4||11–4||12–4||7–4||9–4||14–4||18–4||5–1||0 / 41||97–41||70.29|