Bohdan Ulihrach

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Bohdan Ulihrach
Country Czech Republic
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born(1975-02-23) February 23, 1975 (age 38)
Kolín, Czechoslovakia
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight81 kg (180 lb)
Turned pro1993
PlaysRight-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money$3,553,302
Singles
Career record230–246
Career titles3
Highest rankingNo. 22 (May 5, 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1999)
French Open4R (1999)
Wimbledon3R (1996)
US Open2R (1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2003)
Doubles
Career record9–25
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 286 (July 26, 2004)

Last updated on: September 22, 2012.

 
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Bohdan Ulihrach
Country Czech Republic
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born(1975-02-23) February 23, 1975 (age 38)
Kolín, Czechoslovakia
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight81 kg (180 lb)
Turned pro1993
PlaysRight-handed (2-handed backhand)
Prize money$3,553,302
Singles
Career record230–246
Career titles3
Highest rankingNo. 22 (May 5, 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1999)
French Open4R (1999)
Wimbledon3R (1996)
US Open2R (1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2003)
Doubles
Career record9–25
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 286 (July 26, 2004)

Last updated on: September 22, 2012.

Bohdan Ulihrach (born 23 February 1975, in Kolín, Czechoslovakia) is a professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.

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Career

Ulihrach turned professional in 1993. He won his first top-level singles title in July 1995 at Prague, where he defeated Javier Sánchez in the final. His second followed three months later at Montevideo, where he beat Alberto Berasategui in the final.

In 1996, Ulihrach was part of the Czech Republic team which finished runners-up at the World Team Cup. In 1997, Ulihrach beat the then-World No. 1 Pete Sampras en route to his first hardcourt final at the Indian Wells Masters. He was defeated in the final by Michael Chang. Ulihrach reached a career-high singles ranking of World No. 22 in May 1997.

Ulihrach reached the fourth round at both the Australian Open and the French Open, in 1999.

In 2003 he was cleared of a doping charge.[1]

At the 2007 French Open, Ulihrach beat the No. 24 seed Dominik Hrbatý 6–2, 5–7, 6–7(3), 6–4, 6–3 in the first round.

Career statistics

Masters Series singles finals

Runner-ups (1)

YearChampionshipOpponent in FinalScore in Final
1997Indian WellsUnited States Michael Chang6–4, 3–6, 4–6, 3–6

Career finals (9)

Singles

Wins (3)
No.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponent in the finalScore
1.31 July 1995Prague, Czech RepublicClaySpain Javier Sánchez6–2, 6–2
2.30 October 1995Montevideo, UruguayClaySpain Alberto Berasategui6–2, 6–3
3.27 July 1998Umag, CroatiaClaySweden Magnus Norman6–3, 7–6(0)
Runner-ups (6)

References

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