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Wimbledon: 25 June - 8 July 2012

Player Profiles

Player Photo
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Kei Nishikori
Country:
Japan
Birth Date:
29 December 1989
Birthplace:
Shimane, Japan
Residence:
Bradenton, Florida, USA
Height:
5 ft. 10 in. ( 1.78 metres )
Weight:
150 lbs. ( 68.2 kilos )
Plays
Right
Turned pro:
2007

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Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man to win the Japan OpenKei Nishikori lunges for a volley during his third round match against Juan Martin Del Potro.Kei Nishikori hits a backhand in his third round match.

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played: 4
Event(s) Entered:Gentlemen's Singles
Best Singles Performance: 3rd Round (2012)
Best Doubles Performance: 2nd Round (2011)

Player Overview

Career Singles Titles:
3
Career Doubles titles:
0
Career matches won:
110
Career matches lost:
75
Year to date matches Won:
11
Year to date matches lost:
3
Current 52 week rank for singles:
16
High rank for singles:
15
High rank for doubles:
167
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
215
High rank date for singles:
8 October 2012
High rank date for doubles:
19 March 2012
Career prize money:
$2,859,923 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$450,392 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$3,410 USD
Grand Slam Singles Results
YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2008--1ST4TH
20091ST---
2010-2ND1ST3RD
20113RD2ND1ST1ST
2012QF-3RD3RD
20134TH---


Grand Slam Doubles Results
YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2011-2ND2ND-
Legend
WON = Champion
RUP = Runner-up
SF = Semi-finalist
QF = Quarter-finalist
4TH = Lost in fourth round
3RD = Lost in third round
2ND = Lost in second round
1ST = Lost in first round
Bio information courtesy of the ATP
ATP

No. 1 Court - Gentlemen's Singles - 3rd Round
Pts
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2
3
4
5
Kei Nishikori JPN (19)
 
3
63
1
 
 
6
77
6

Court 17 - Gentlemen's Singles - 2nd Round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Kei Nishikori JPN (19)
 
6
7
6
 
 
3
5
2

Court 14 - Gentlemen's Singles - 1st Round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Kei Nishikori JPN (19)
 
7
6
6
 
 
5
3
4

Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 3 3 3    
Tie breaks played 0 0 1    
Total games 31 29 29    
Winners 22 45 26    
Unforced errors 25 16 22    
Service points won 62 50 56    
Return games won 6 8 1    
Total points 104 97 86    
1st serves in 61 36 55    
% 1st serves in 64 49 59    
Total aces 1 6 1    
Total double faults 3 6 5    
1st serve points won 44 29 37    
% 1st serve points won 72 81 67    
% 2nd Serve points won 53 57 50    

Live Blog

21:07And there we must leave it. Thanks Wimbledon 2012, you were wet and weird (Lukas Rosol??) but mainly wonderful. Enjoy the break. In less than three weeks, we'll do it all again Olympic-stylee. SEE YOU!

21:04Lisa Raymond sticks the volley away to bring up three match points and they only need one. The American pair Elena Vesnina and Leander Paes 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 to win the mixed doubles title.

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