- Philipp Kohlschreiber
Infobox Tennis player
playername = Philipp Kohlschreiber
nickname = Kohli
country = GER
datebirth = birth date and age|1983|10|16
Augsburg, West Germany
height = height|m=1.77
weight = convert|70|kg|lb st|abbr=on|lk=on
turnedpro = 2001
plays = Right-handed; one-handed backhand
careerprizemoney = $2,043,492
singlesrecord = 101–104
singlestitles = 2
highestsinglesranking = 24 (
April 14, 2008)
AustralianOpenresult = 4r (2005, 2008)
FrenchOpenresult = 2r (2006, 2007)
Wimbledonresult = 3r (2006)
USOpenresult = 3r (2007)
doublesrecord = 38–31
doublestitles = 5
highestdoublesranking = 53 (
April 28, 2008)
updated = August 4, 2008
Philipp Kohlschreiber (born
October 16, 1983in Augsburg) is a tennis playerfrom Germany, who turned professional in 2001. The righthander has won four doubles and two single titles so far. He reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on April 14, 2008, when he achieved a world ranking of No. 24. He is sponsored by adidasand Wilson.
In 2007, Kohlschreiber achieved his greatest result at a Masters event during the
Monte Carlo Masters, when he reached the quarter-finals after going through qualifying, defeating world No. 12 David Nalbandianin the 2nd round. He won his first career title at Munichdefeating Mikhail Youzhny, 2–6 6–3 6–4, thereby becoming the first German player to win the event since Michael Stichin 1994.
Kohlschreiber started 2008 in great form reaching the quarter-finals of
Dohaand winning his 2nd career title in Aucklandwhere he defeated Juan Carlos Ferrero, 7–6 7–5.
After Kohlschreiber's win in Auckland, he defeated world No. 6
Andy Roddick, 6–4 3–6 7–6 (11–9) 6–7 (3–7) 8–6 at the Australian Openin the 3rd round. Kohlschreiber played one of his best tennis matches of his career, hitting 32 aces and 104 winners. He eventually lost in the round of 16 to Jarkko Nieminen, 3–6 7–6 (9–7) 7–6 (11–9) 6–3. Kohlschreiber failed to convert 11 set points opportunities in the second and third sets.
Kohlschreiber reached the finals of the
Gerry Weber Openin Halle, Germany eventually falling to the four time and defending champion Roger Federer6–3, 6–4.
*A = did not participate in the tournament
*SR = the ratio of the number of singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.
* [http://www.philippkohlschreiber.de Official Website] de icon en icon
*ITF male profile|number=100000009
* [http://steveghelper.com/MatchResults.php?players=Kohls&weeks=12 Kohlschreiber Recent Match Results]
* [http://steveghelper.com/RankingHistory.php?player=Kohls Kohlschreiber World Ranking History]
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