Guillaume Raoux
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Guillaume Raoux
Guillaume Raoux
Country (sports) France
ResidenceBoca Raton, Florida, U.S.
Born (1970-02-14) 14 February 1970 (age 51)
Bagnols-sur-Cèze, France
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1989
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$2,449,106
Career record179-225
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 35 (8 June 1998)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1998)
French Open2R (1995, 1997, 1998)
Wimbledon3R (1997)
US Open2R (1991, 1996, 1997, 1998)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games1R (1996)
Career record102-105
Career titles4
Highest rankingNo. 35 (5 August 1996)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1995, 1996)
French OpenQF (1989)
WimbledonQF (1996)
US Open3R (1995, 1997)

Guillaume Raoux (born 14 February 1970) is a retired tennis player from France.


Raoux reached the Wimbledon junior singles final in 1988. He turned professional in 1989.

Pro tour

The right-hander won one singles career title (Queensland Open, 1992), and achieved a career-high singles ranking of world No. 35 in June 1998. Raoux reached the fourth round of the 1998 Australian Open and the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters in 1990 and 1997.

He was the first man to be beaten by Roger Federer on the ATP Tour.[1]

Raoux represented his native country at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta where he was defeated in the first round by Zimbabwe's Byron Black.

Career finals

Singles: 5 (1 win, 4 losses)

Grand Slam (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP International Series Gold (0)
ATP Tour (1)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0-1 Nov 1991 Birmingham, England Carpet (i) United States Michael Chang 3-6, 2-6
Win 1-1 Sep 1992 Brisbane, Australia Hard (i) Denmark Kenneth Carlsen 6-4, 7-6(12-10)
Loss 1-2 Mar 1995 St. Petersburg, Russia Carpet (i) Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov 2-6, 2-6
Loss 1-3 Apr 1995 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Germany Martin Sinner 1-6, 4-6
Loss 1-4 Jun 1997 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass Netherlands Richard Krajicek 4-6, 6-7(7-9)

Doubles: 7 (4 wins, 3 losses)

Grand Slam (0)
ATP Masters Series (0)
ATP International Series Gold
ATP Tour (4)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Jan 1993 Jakarta Open, Indonesia Hard Italy Diego Nargiso Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
7-6, 6-7, 6-3
Loss 1-1 Sep 1994 ATP Bordeaux, France Hard Italy Diego Nargiso France Olivier Delaître
France Guy Forget
2-6, 6-2, 5-7
Loss 1-2 Mar 1995 Copenhagen Open, Denmark Carpet (i) United Kingdom Greg Rusedski United States Mark Keil
Sweden Peter Nyborg
7-6, 4-6, 6-7
Win 2-2 Apr 1995 South African Open, Johannesburg Hard France Rodolphe Gilbert Germany Martin Sinner
Netherlands Joost Winnink
6-4, 3-6, 6-3
Win 3-2 Feb 1996 Marseille, France Hard (i) France Jean-Philippe Fleurian South Africa Marius Barnard
Sweden Peter Nyborg
6-3, 6-2
Loss 3-3 Oct 1996 Toulouse, France Hard (i) France Olivier Delaître Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
2-6, 6-2, 3-6
Win 4-3 Jun 1998 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Netherlands Jan Siemerink Australia Joshua Eagle
Australia Andrew Florent
6-3, 3-6, 6-1


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