Alex Antonitsch
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Alex Antonitsch
Alex Antonitsch
Country (sports) Austria
Born (1966-02-08) 8 February 1966 (age 55)
Villach, Austria
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro1988
Prize money$1,024,171
Career record106-143
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 40 (9 July 1990)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1993, 1994)
French Open2R (1987, 1990)
Wimbledon4R (1990)
US Open3R (1990)
Career record113-126
Career titles4
Highest rankingNo. 54 (16 October 1989)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1985)
French Open2R (1989)
Wimbledon2R (1995)
US Open3R (1989)
Team competitions
Davis Cup19-22

Alexander Antonitsch (born 8 February 1966) is a former tennis player from Austria, who turned professional in 1988.

Antonitsch won one singles title (1990, Seoul) and four doubles titles during his career. The right-hander reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 9 July 1990, when he became the world No. 40.

From 1983 to 1996, he was a member of the Austrian Davis Cup team, playing 27 matches, mainly doubles; his biggest Davis Cup success was reaching the semifinals in 1990, when the Austrian team was on the brink of reaching the finals against the later 1990 Davis Cup winner USA.

Career finals

Grand Slam
Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Masters Series
ATP Tour

Singles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-ups)

Result W-L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Apr 1990 Seoul, South Korea Hard Australia Pat Cash 7-6, 6-3
Loss 1-1 Apr 1990 Hong Kong Hard Australia Pat Cash 3-6, 4-6
Loss 1-2 Jul 1992 Hall of Fame Championships, U.S. Grass United States Bryan Shelton 4-6, 4-6

Doubles: 4 (4 titles)

Result W-L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-0 Oct 1985 Cologne, Germany Hard (i) Netherlands Michiel Schapers Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Sweden Peter Lundgren
6-4, 7-5
Win 2-0 Oct 1988 Vienna, Austria Carpet (i) Hungary Balázs Taróczy United States Kevin Curren
Czechoslovakia Tomá? ?míd
4-6, 6-3, 7-6
Win 3-0 Apr 1991 Seoul Open, Korea Hard Israel Gilad Bloom United States Kent Kinnear
United States Sven Salumaa
7-6, 6-1
Win 4-0 Jul 1994 Hall of Fame Championships, U.S. Grass United Kingdom Greg Rusedski United States Kent Kinnear
United States David Wheaton
6-4, 3-6, 6-4

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