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František Čermák

František Čermák
Country (sports)  Czech Republic
Residence Kostice, Czech Republic
Born (1976-11-14) 14 November 1976
Valtice, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Turned pro 1998
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$ 2,335,073
Singles
Career record 9–16
Career titles 0
1 Challenger, 10 Futures
Highest ranking No. 201 (27 October 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q3 (2001)
French Open Q2 (2003)
Wimbledon Q1 (2000, 2001)
US Open Q2 (2000)
Doubles
Career record 399–298
Career titles 31
Highest ranking No. 14 (1 February 2010)
Current ranking No. 61 (17 November 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2004, 2007, 2008, 2012)
French Open 3R (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2011)
Wimbledon 3R (2005, 2008)
US Open 3R (2003, 2012)
Mixed doubles
Career titles 1
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open F (2013)
French Open W (2013)
Wimbledon 2R (2011, 2013)
US Open SF (2012)
Team competitions
Davis Cup W (2012)

František Čermák (born 14 November 1976) is a Czech professional tennis player. He has won 28 doubles titles on the ATP Tour, and has been a finalist 20 times. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 14 in February 2010. He usually plays doubles with Filip Polášek. In mixed doubles, Čermák and partner Lucie Hradecká reached the final of the 2013 Australian Open and Won the 2013 French Open

In singles, Čermák won 1 Challenger title and 10 Futures titles, reaching a career-high singles ranking of World No. 201 in October 2003.

Čermák was a member of the winning Czech Republic team in the 2012 Davis Cup.

Contents

  • Significant finals 1
    • Grand Slam finals 1.1
      • Mixed doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up) 1.1.1
  • ATP career finals 2
    • Doubles: 55 (31 titles, 24 runners-up) 2.1
  • Doubles performance timeline 3
  • External links 4

Significant finals

Grand Slam finals

Mixed doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2013 Australian Open Hard Lucie Hradecká Jarmila Gajdošová
Matthew Ebden
3–6, 5–7
Winner 2013 French Open Clay Lucie Hradecká Kristina Mladenovic
Daniel Nestor
1–6, 6–4, [10–6]

ATP career finals

Doubles: 55 (31 titles, 24 runners-up)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (5–2)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (25–22)
Finals by Surface
Hard (4–10)
Clay (25–11)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 21 July 2002 Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay Julian Knowle Albert Portas
Fernando Vicente
6–4, 6–4
Winner 2. 28 July 2002 Orange Prokom Open, Sopot, Poland Clay Leoš Friedl Jeff Coetzee
Nathan Healey
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 29 September 2002 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia, Palermo, Italy Clay Leoš Friedl Lucas Arnold Ker
Luis Lobo
4–6, 6–4, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 5 January 2003 Chennai Open, Chennai, India Hard Leoš Friedl Julian Knowle
Michael Kohlmann
6–7(1–7), 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 3. 16 February 2003 Movistar Open, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Leoš Friedl Agustín Calleri
Mariano Hood
3–6, 6–1, 4–6
Winner 3. 13 April 2003 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco Clay Leoš Friedl Devin Bowen
Ashley Fisher
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 4. 13 July 2003 Allianz Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Leoš Friedl Leander Paes
David Rikl
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 3 August 2003 Orange Prokom Open, Sopot, Poland Clay Leoš Friedl Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
4–6, 7–6(9–7), 3–6
Runner-up 6. 28 September 2003 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia, Palermo, Italy Clay Leoš Friedl Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood
6–7(6–8), 7–6(7–3), 4–6
Runner-up 7. 18 April 2004 Estoril Open, Estoril, Portugal Clay Leoš Friedl Juan Ignacio Chela
Gastón Gaudio
2–6, 1–6
Winner 4. 25 July 2004 Generali Open, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Leoš Friedl Lucas Arnold Ker
Martín García
6–3, 7–5
Winner 5. 15 August 2004 Orange Prokom Open, Sopot, Poland Clay Leoš Friedl Martín García
Sebastián Prieto
2–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. 13 February 2005 ATP Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Leoš Friedl José Acasuso
Sebastián Prieto
6–2, 7–5
Winner 7. 20 February 2005 Brasil Open, Costa Do Sauipe, Brazil Clay Leoš Friedl José Acasuso
Ignacio González King
6–4, 6–4
Winner 8. 10 April 2005 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco Clay Leoš Friedl Martín García
Luis Horna
6–4, 6–3
Winner 9. 1 May 2005 Estoril Open, Estoril, Portugal Clay Leoš Friedl Juan Ignacio Chela
Tommy Robredo
6–3, 6–4
Winner 10. 10 July 2005 Allianz Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Leoš Friedl Michael Kohlmann
Rainer Schüttler
7–6(8–6), 7–6(13–11)
Runner-up 8. 15 January 2006 Medibank International, Sydney, Australia Hard Leoš Friedl Fabrice Santoro
Nenad Zimonjić
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 5 February 2006 Movistar Open, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Leoš Friedl José Acasuso
Sebastián Prieto
6–7(2–7), 4–6
Winner 11. 19 February 2006 ATP Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay Leoš Friedl Vasilis Mazarakis
Boris Pašanski
6–1, 6–2
Winner 12. 5 March 2006 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco, Mexico Clay Leoš Friedl Potito Starace
Filippo Volandri
7–5, 6–2
Winner 13. 6 August 2006 Orange Prokom Open, Sopot, Poland Clay Leoš Friedl Martín García
Sebastián Prieto
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 10. 15 October 2006 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Carpet (i) Jaroslav Levinský Fabrice Santoro
Nenad Zimonjić
1–6, 5–7
Runner-up 11. 29 October 2006 Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon, Lyon, France Carpet (i) Jaroslav Levinský Julien Benneteau
Arnaud Clément
2–6, 7–6(7–3), [7–10]
Runner-up 12. 4 February 2007 PBZ Zagreb Indoors, Zagreb, Croatia Carpet (i) Jaroslav Levinský Michael Kohlmann
Alexander Waske
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [5–10]
Winner 14. 15 July 2007 Allianz Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Pavel Vízner Marc Gicquel
Florent Serra
7–5, 5–7, [10–7]
Winner 15. 22 July 2007 Mercedes Cup, Stuttgart, Germany Clay Leoš Friedl Guillermo García López
Fernando Verdasco
6–4, 6–4
Winner 16. 20 July 2008 Dutch Open, Amersfoort, Netherlands Clay Rogier Wassen Jesse Huta Galung
Igor Sijsling
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up 13. 8 February 2009 Movistar Open, Viña del Mar, Chile Clay Michal Mertiňák Pablo Cuevas
Brian Dabul
3–6, 3–6
Winner 17. 28 February 2009 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco, Mexico Clay Michal Mertiňák Łukasz Kubot
Oliver Marach
4–6, 6–4, [10–7]
Winner 18. 19 July 2009 Mercedes Cup, Stuttgart, Germany Clay Michal Mertiňák Victor Hănescu
Horia Tecău
7–5, 6–4
Winner 19. 2 August 2009 Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay Michal Mertiňák Johan Brunström
Jean-Julien Rojer
6–4, 6–4
Winner 20. 26 September 2009 BRD Năstase Ţiriac Trophy, Bucharest, Romania Clay Michal Mertiňák Johan Brunström
Jean-Julien Rojer
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 14. 22 October 2009 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Michal Mertiňák Pablo Cuevas
Marcel Granollers
6–4, 5–7, [8–10]
Winner 21. 8 November 2009 Valencia Open 500, Valencia, Spain Hard (i) Michal Mertiňák Marcel Granollers
Tommy Robredo
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 15. 8 January 2010 Qatar ExxonMobil Open, Doha, Qatar Hard Michal Mertiňák Guillermo García-López
Albert Montañés
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 16. 1 August 2010 ATP Studena Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay Michal Mertiňák Leoš Friedl
Filip Polášek
3–6, 6–7(7–9)
Winner 22. 3 October 2010 Proton Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Michal Mertiňák Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–5)
Winner 23. 1 May 2011 Serbia Open, Belgrade, Serbia Clay Filip Polášek Oliver Marach
Alexander Peya
7–5, 6–2
Winner 24. 18 June 2011 UNICEF Open, S-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Daniele Bracciali Robert Lindstedt
Horia Tecău
6–3, 2–6, [10–8]
Runner-up 17. 23 July 2011 International German Open, Hamburg, Germany Clay Filip Polášek Oliver Marach
Alexander Peya
4–6, 1–6
Winner 25. 31 May 2011 Credit Agricole Suisse Open Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland Clay Filip Polášek Alexander Peya
Christopher Kas
6–3, 7–6(9–7)
Runner-up 18. 2 October 2011 Proton Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard (i) Filip Polášek Eric Butorac
Jean-Julien Rojer
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 19. 9 October 2011 Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships, Tokyo, Japan Hard Filip Polášek Andy Murray
Jamie Murray
1–6, 4–6
Winner 26. 23 October 2011 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Filip Polášek Carlos Berlocq
David Marrero
6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 20. 14 January 2012 Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand Hard Filip Polášek Oliver Marach
Alexander Peya
3–6, 2–6
Winner 27. 6 May 2012 BMW Open, Munich, Germany Clay Filip Polášek Xavier Malisse
Dick Norman
6–4, 7–5
Winner 28. 28 July 2012 Austrian Open Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Julian Knowle Dustin Brown
Paul Hanley
7–6(7–4), 3–6, [12–10]
Winner 29. 20 October 2012 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Michal Mertiňák Simone Bolelli
Daniele Bracciali
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 21. 17 February 2013 Brazil Open, São Paulo, Brazil Clay (i) Michal Mertiňák Alexander Peya
Bruno Soares
7–6(7–5), 2–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 22. 3 August 2013 Bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel, Austria Clay Lukáš Dlouhý Martin Emmrich
Christopher Kas
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 23. 23 February 2014 Delray Beach International Tennis Championships, Delray Beach, Austria Hard Mikhail Elgin Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
2–6, 3–6
Winner 30. 27 July 2014 ATP Vegeta Croatia Open Umag, Umag, Croatia Clay Lukáš Rosol Dušan Lajović
Franko Škugor
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 31. 19 October 2014 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Jiří Veselý Sam Groth
Chris Guccione
7–6(7–2), 7–5
Runner-up 24. 25 October 2015 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Radu Albot Andrey Rublev
Dmitry Tursunov
6–2, 1–6, [6–10]

Doubles performance timeline

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

Won tournament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Round 4, 3, 2, 1; competed at a Round Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent from tournament event; played in a Davis Cup - / Fed Cup Zonal Group (with its number indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, silver (F or S) or gold medal at the Olympics; a downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament (Not a Masters Series); or a tournament that was Not Held in a given year.

To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated either at the conclusion of a tournament, or when the player's participation in the tournament has ended.

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 SR W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open 2R 1R 2R 3R 1R 2R 3R 3R 2R 1R 1R 3R 1R A 1R 0 / 14 12–14
French Open 2R 3R 3R 3R 3R 2R 1R 2R 2R 3R 3R 2R 2R 1R 2R 0 / 15 19–15
Wimbledon 1R 1R 2R 1R 3R 1R 2R 3R 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R 0 / 14 10–14
US Open 1R 2R 3R 1R 2R 2R 2R A 2R 1R 1R 3R 1R 1R 0 / 13 9–13
Win–Loss 2–4 3–4 6–4 4–4 5–4 3–4 4–4 5–3 4–4 3–4 3–4 5–4 2–4 0–3 1–2 0 / 56 50–56
ATP Masters Series 1000
Indian Wells A A A A 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R QF A A A A A 0 / 6 4–5
Miami A A 1R A 1R 1R 2R 1R QF 2R A 1R A A A 0 / 8 4–8
Monte Carlo A A SF 2R 1R A 2R QF 1R 1R A 2R A A A 0 / 8 6–8
Rome A A 1R 2R 1R A A A 1R 2R A 1R A A A 0 / 6 2–6
Hamburg A A 2R 1R A A A 2R Held as Madrid (Clay) 0 / 3 2–3
Madrid (Clay) Held as Hamburg QF 2R A 2R A A A 0 / 3 3–3
Canada A A 2R 1R A 1R A A A SF A A A A 0 / 4 4–4
Cincinnati A A 2R 2R A 1R 1R A 1R QF A A A A 0 / 6 4–6
Madrid (Hard) A A A A 1R A 2R A Held as Shanghai 0 / 2 1–2
Shanghai Not Held QF QF A A A A 0 / 2 3–2
Paris A A A A 1R 1R 2R A SF SF 2R 1R A A 0 / 7 5–7
Year End Ranking 88 41 28 26 23 24 31 34 16 24 22 30 69 61

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