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Diego Pérez (tennis)

Diego Pérez
Country  Uruguay
Residence Montevideo, Uruguay
Born (1962-02-09) February 9, 1962
Montevideo, Uruguay
Height 5'10" (178 cm)
Turned pro 1981
Retired 1995
Plays Right-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,042,224
Career record 207-229 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 27 (July 9, 1984)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (1991, 1993)
French Open 4R (1992)
Wimbledon 1R (1990, 1993)
US Open 3R (1987)
Career record 160-189 (ATP Tour, Grand Prix tour and Grand Slam level, and Davis Cup)
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 37 (August 3, 1987)

Diego Pérez (born February 9, 1962, in Montevideo) is a retired professional tennis player from Uruguay. Pérez turned pro in 1981, and won one ATP Tour singles and three doubles titles in his career, which lasted until 1995. He has the most singles wins for the Uruguay Davis Cup team (31, shared with Marcelo Filippini).

ATP Tour titles (4)

Grand Slam
Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Masters Series
ATP Tour

Singles titles (1)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. September 16, 1985 Bordeaux, France Clay Jimmy Brown 6–4, 7–6

Singles runner-up (1)

Doubles titles (3)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. September 14, 1981 Palermo, Italy Clay José Luis Damiani Jaime Fillol Sr.
Belus Prajoux
6–1, 6–4
2. November 9, 1992 São Paulo, Brazil Clay Francisco Roig Christer Allgardh
Carl Limberger
6–2, 7–6
3. August 22, 1994 Umag, Croatia Clay Francisco Roig Karol Kučera
Paul Wekesa
6–2, 6–4

Doubles runner-up (10)

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