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Richey Reneberg

Richey Reneberg
Country (sports)  United States
Residence Bethesda, MD, USA
Born (1965-10-05) October 5, 1965
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Turned pro 1987
Retired 2000
Plays Right-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money $4,430,108
Singles
Career record 307–263
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 20 (May 6, 1991)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (1992, 1998)
French Open 3R (1994, 1995)
Wimbledon 4R (1997)
US Open 4R (1994)
Doubles
Career record 335–244
Career titles 19
Highest ranking No. 1 (February 1, 1993)

Richey Reneberg (born October 5, 1965) is an American former professional tennis player.

He attended Southern Methodist University, where he was a three-time All-American and reached the 1986 National Collegiate Athletics Association finals.

He was the Association of Tennis Professionals Newcomer of the Year when he turned professional in 1987.

He and his partner Jim Grabb were ranked World No. 1 in doubles and won the 1992 US Open doubles title. His career-high singles ranking in the ATP Tour was World No. 20. He won a second doubles Grand Slam with Jared Palmer at the 1995 Australian Open.

The right-hander represented the United States at the Leander Paes. He also played on the American Davis Cup team.

Contents

  • Grand Slam finals 1
    • Doubles (2 titles, 1 runner-up) 1.1
  • Doubles finals (35) 2
    • Wins 2.1
    • Doubles performance timeline 2.2
  • Career finals 3
    • Singles (3 titles, 4 runner-ups) 3.1
  • External links 4

Grand Slam finals

Doubles (2 titles, 1 runner-up)

Outcome Year Championship Partner Opponents in final Score in final
Runner-up 1992 Wimbledon Jim Grabb John McEnroe
Michael Stich
7–5, 6–7(5–7), 6–3, 6–7(5–7), 17–19
Winner 1992 US Open Jim Grabb Kelly Jones
Rick Leach
3–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–3, 6–3
Winner 1995 Australian Open Jared Palmer Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2

Doubles finals (35)

Wins

Legend
Grand Slam (2)
Tennis Masters Cup (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP Championship Series (7)
ATP Tour (10)
Titles by Surface
Hard (12)
Clay (3)
Grass (1)
Carpet (3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. November 20, 1989 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard (i) Luke Jensen Kelly Jones
Joey Rive
6–0, 6–4
Runner-up 1. February 12, 1990 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet Glenn Layendecker Kelly Jones
Robert Van't Hof
6–2, 6–7, 3–6
Runner-up 2. May 6, 1991 Tampa, U.S. Clay David Pate Ken Flach
Robert Seguso
7–6, 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. May 20, 1991 Umag, Yugoslavia Clay David Wheaton Gilad Bloom
Javier Sánchez
6–7, 6–2, 1–6
Winner 2. October 7, 1991 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard Jim Grabb Luke Jensen
Laurie Warder
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. October 14, 1991 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet Jim Grabb Scott Davis
David Pate
7–5, 2–6, 7–6
Winner 4. February 10, 1992 San Francisco, U.S. Hard (i) Jim Grabb Pieter Aldrich
Danie Visser
6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 4. February 24, 1992 Philadelphia, U.S. Carpet Jim Grabb Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
4–6, 6–7
Winner 5. June 15, 1992 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass Jim Grabb John McEnroe
Michael Stich
6–4, 6–7, 6–4
Runner-up 5. July 6, 1992 Wimbledon, London Grass Jim Grabb John McEnroe
Michael Stich
7–5, 6–7, 6–3, 6–7, 17–19
Winner 6. August 24, 1992 Indianapolis, U.S. Hard Jim Grabb Grant Connell
Glenn Michibata
7–6, 6–2
Winner 7. September 14, 1992 US Open, New York Hard Jim Grabb Kelly Jones
Rick Leach
3–6, 7–6, 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 6. October 12, 1992 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) Jim Grabb Patrick McEnroe
Jonathan Stark
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 7. October 19, 1992 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet Jim Grabb Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
6–7, 4–6
Winner 8. February 22, 1993 Philadelphia, U.S. Carpet Jim Grabb Marcos Ondruska
Brad Pearce
6–7, 6–3, 6–0
Winner 9. May 3, 1993 Atlanta, U.S. Clay Paul Annacone Todd Martin
Jared Palmer
6–4, 7–6
Winner 10. October 11, 1993 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) Patrick McEnroe Alexander Mronz
Lars Rehmann
6–3, 7–5
Winner 11. April 18, 1994 Birmingham, U.S. Clay Christo van Rensburg Brian MacPhie
David Witt
2–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 12. May 2, 1994 Atlanta, U.S. Clay Jared Palmer Francisco Montana
Jim Pugh
4–6, 7–6, 6–4
Runner-up 8. May 9, 1994 Pinehurst, U.S. Clay Jared Palmer Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
2–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 9. August 22, 1994 Indianapolis, U.S. Hard Jim Grabb Todd Woodbridge
Mark Woodforde
3–6, 4–6
Winner 13. January 30, 1995 Australian Open, Melbourne Hard Jared Palmer Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 14. February 20, 1995 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i) Jared Palmer Tommy Ho
Brett Steven
4–6, 7–6, 6–1
Runner-up 10. May 8, 1995 Atlanta, U.S. Clay Jared Palmer Sergio Casal
Emilio Sánchez
7–6, 3–6, 6–7
Runner-up 11. February 19, 1996 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i) Jonathan Stark Trevor Kronemann
David Macpherson
4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 12. March 11, 1996 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard Brett Steven Patrick Galbraith
Rick Leach
7–5, 5–7, 5–7
Winner 15. August 19, 1996 Indianapolis, U.S. Hard Jim Grabb Petr Korda
Cyril Suk
7–6, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 16. October 7, 1996 Lyon, France Carpet Jim Grabb Neil Broad
Piet Norval
6–2, 6–1
Winner 17. November 10, 1997 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) Marc-Kevin Goellner Ellis Ferreira
Patrick Galbraith
6–3, 3–6, 7–6
Runner-up 13. March 2, 1998 Philadelphia, U.S. Hard (i) David Macpherson Jacco Eltingh
Paul Haarhuis
6–7, 7–6, 2–6
Runner-up 14. March 16, 1998 Indian Wells, U.S. Hard Todd Martin Jonas Björkman
Patrick Rafter
4–6, 6–7
Runner-up 15. May 4, 1998 Atlanta, U.S. Clay Alex O'Brien Ellis Ferreira
Brent Haygarth
3–6, 6–0, 2–6
Winner 18. March 8, 1999 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard Justin Gimelstob Mark Knowles
Sandon Stolle
6–4, 6–7, 6–3
Runner-up 16. February 21, 2000 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i) Jim Grabb Justin Gimelstob
Sébastien Lareau
2–6, 4–6
Winner 19. March 13, 2000 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard Jared Palmer Patrick Galbraith
David Macpherson
6–3, 7–5

Doubles performance timeline

Tournament 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open A NH A 2R 1R 3R A 2R QF 1R W A 3R 2R QF A 1 / 10 21–9
French Open A A A 1R A 1R 2R QF 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R 1R 3R A 0 / 11 11–11
Wimbledon A A A 1R A 1R 2R F 2R 1R 3R 3R 1R 1R 3R A 0 / 11 13–11
U.S. Open A A A 1R QF 3R 1R W 3R 1R 1R A 1R 1R 3R A 1 / 11 15–10
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 3 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 0 2 / 43 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–4 3–2 4–4 2–3 15–3 6–4 2–4 9–3 4–2 3–4 1–4 8–4 0–0 N/A 60–41
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells These Tournaments Were Not

Masters Series Events

Before 1990
1R A SF QF 2R 1R QF 2R F 1R 1R 0 / 10 12–10
Miami QF 1R A A 3R QF QF A A 3R 1R 0 / 7 10–7
Monte Carlo A A A A A A A A A A 1R 0 / 1 0–1
Rome 2R A A A 1R 1R 1R A A 2R A 0 / 5 2–5
Hamburg A A A A A A A A A 1R A 0 / 1 0–1
Canada 2R 2R QF SF A 1R A A A 1R A 0 / 6 5–6
Cincinnati 1R A QF SF 2R QF SF A A 1R A 0 / 7 9–7
Stuttgart (Stockholm) 1R 1R 1R SF 1R 1R SF A 1R 1R A 0 / 9 6–9
Paris 1R 1R SF 2R 2R 1R 2R A SF 2R A 0 / 9 8–9
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 7 0 / 4 0 / 5 0 / 5 0 / 6 0 / 7 0 / 6 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 8 0 / 3 0 / 55 N/A
Annual Win-Loss N/A 5–7 1–4 7–5 8–5 4–6 4–7 11–6 1–1 7–3 4–8 0–3 N/A 52–55
Year End Ranking 793 566 270 207 67 57 41 4 12 47 28 22 107 31 40 135 N/A

A = did not attend tournament
NH = tournament not held

Career finals

Singles (3 titles, 4 runner-ups)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in final
Runner-up 1. January 8, 1990 Wellington, New Zealand Hard Emilio Sánchez 7–6(7–3), 4–6, 6–4, 4–6, 1–6
Winner 1. May 6, 1991 Tampa, U.S. Clay Petr Korda 4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 2. January 11, 1993 Kuala Lumpur-1, Malaysia Hard Olivier Delaître 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 2. January 10, 1994 Oahu, U.S. Hard Wayne Ferreira 4–6, 7–6(7–3), 1–6
Runner-up 3. April 22, 1996 Tokyo, Japan Hard Pete Sampras 4–6, 5–7
Winner 3. June 17, 1996 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass Stephane Simian 6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 4. March 10, 1997 Scottsdale, U.S. Hard Mark Philippoussis 4–6, 6–7(4–7)

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