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Brendan Evans

Brendan Evans
Country 23x15px United States
Residence Charlottesville, Virginia
Born (1986-04-08) April 8, 1986 (age 29)
Pontiac, Michigan
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Turned pro 2001
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $410,076
Singles
Career record 6–15 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 117 (October 12, 2009)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q1 (2008, 2009, 2010)
French Open Q1 (2009)
Wimbledon 2R (2010)
US Open 1R (2008, 2009)
Doubles
Career record 1–5 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 119 (November 26, 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2008)
US Open 1R (2004, 2009)
Last updated on: April 8, 2014.

Brendan Evans (born April 8, 1986 in Pontiac, Michigan) is an American professional tennis player. He is currently a retired professional tennis player and a student at The University of Virginia (UVA, class of 2015), studying finance.

Tennis career

Juniors

On the junior circuit, Evans reached as high as No. 2 in the combined junior world rankings in July 2004, when he won the Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open boys' doubles titles alongside Scott Oudsema. During his junior career, Evans posted win/loss records of 94–55 in singles and 103–32 in doubles.

Junior Slam results - Singles:

Australian Open: QF (2003, 2004)
French Open: SF (2004)
Wimbledon: QF (2003, 2004)
US Open: 2R (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)

Junior Slam results - Doubles:

Australian Open: W (2004)
French Open: SF (2004)
Wimbledon: W (2004)
US Open: W (2004)

Nike Deal

In 2001, Evans signed a 5 year endorsement deal with Nike at the age of 15 for a reported $1.25 million. At the time, the deal was one of the largest endorsement contracts for any junior tennis player.[1]

Pro tour

After turning pro in 2004, Evans has competed on the ATP Challenger Tour and the ATP World Tour, both in singles and doubles. He reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 117 in October 2009 and his highest ATP doubles ranking of World No. 119 in November 2007. Evans competed in tournament matches against top players Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Andy Roddick, Andy Murray and Mardy Fish. He secured wins over top players Juan Martin Del Potro, Kei Nishikori and John Isner. Evans is coached by former South African player Marcos Ondruska.[2][3][4]

Top Spin 2 on XBOX 360

In 2006, Evans was featured as a character in the XBOX 360 game, Top Spin 2, along with fellow pro tour players Roger Federer, Andy Roddick and James Blake.[5]

Career After Tennis

Evans is currently studying finance at The University of Virginia (UVA, class of 2015). Evans is expected to join top investment bank Goldman Sachs as an analyst in its Investment Banking Division after graduation.[6] Evans was named as one of the top tennis players in finance by Business Insider in 2014.[7]

Futures and Challenger finals: 29 (11–18)

Singles: 10 (5–5)

Legend
Challengers (3–2)
Futures (2–3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. November 15, 2004 Honolulu, United States Hard 23x15px Wayne Odesnik 6–7(5), 7–6(2), 7–6(4)
Runner-up 1. May 2, 2005 Vera Beach, United States Clay (Green) 23x15px Ryan Newport 6–3, 7–6(6)
Runner-up 2. August 8, 2005 Kenosha, United States Hard 23x15px Ryan Newport 2–6, 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 3. February 20, 2006 Brownsville, United States Hard 23x15px Michael Russell 6–2, 6–1
Winner 2. June 12, 2006 Rocklin, United States Hard 23x15px David Martin 7–6(3), 7–5
Winner 3. October 22, 2007 Rimouski, Canada Carpet (i) 23x15px Ilija Bozoljac 6–7(3), 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. May 12, 2008 New Delhi, India Hard 23x15px Yen-hsun Lu 7–5, 6–7(5), 3–6
Winner 4. January 5, 2009 Nouméa, France Hard 23x15px Florian Mayer 4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 5. February 2, 2009 Dallas, United States Hard (i) 23x15px Ryan Sweeting 6–4, 6–3
Winner 5. June 1, 2009 Nottingham, United Kingdom Grass 23x15px Ilija Bozoljac 6–7(4), 6–4, 7–6(4)

Doubles: 19 (6–13)

Legend
Challengers (3–8)
Futures (3–5)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in final
Runner-up 1. May 12, 2003 Orange Park, United States Clay (Green) 23x15px Marcos Ondruska 23x15px Brian Baker
23x15px Philip Simmonds
4–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 1. August 27, 2004 Irvine, United States Hard 23x15px Scott Oudesma 23x15px Scott Lipsky
23x15px David Martin
7–6(7), 3–6, 6–4
Winner 2. November 8, 2004 Waikoloa, United States Hard 23x15px Scott Oudesma 23x15px Scoville Jenkins
23x15px Philip Simmonds
6–7(4), 7–6(2), 6–4
Runner-up 2. November 14, 2005 Honolulu, United States Hard 23x15px Pete Stroer 23x15px Marco Crugnola
23x15px Stefano Ianni
6–1, 3–6, 6–7(4)
Winner 3. February 27, 2006 Harlingen, United States Hard 23x15px Tim Smyczek 23x15px Johan Brunström
23x15px Phil Stolt
7–6(4), 6–3
Runner-up 3. March 20, 2006 Little Rock, United States Hard 23x15px Scott Oudesma 23x15px Michael Quintero
23x15px Wesley Whitehouse
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 4. May 1, 2006 Vera Beach, United States Clay (Green) 23x15px Troy Hahn 23x15px Jonathan Chu
23x15px Izak van der Merwe
6–4, 7–6(0)
Winner 4. January 22, 2007 Waikoloa, United States Hard 23x15px Scott Oudesma 23x15px Scott Lipsky
23x15px David Martin
4–6, 6–3, [12–10]
Runner-up 5. April 9, 2007 Mexico City, Mexico Hard 23x15px Brian Wilson 23x15px Miguel Gallardo-Valles
23x15px Carlos Palencia
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 6. April 16, 2007 Little Rock, United States Hard 23x15px Brian Wilson Template:Country data JPN Kei Nishikori
23x15px Donald Young
7–6(5), 6–4
Winner 5. July 23, 2007 Lexington, United States Hard 23x15px Ryan Sweeting 23x15px Ross Hutchins
23x15px Phillip Simmonds
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 7. October 22, 2007 Rimouski, Canada Carpet (i) 23x15px Alberto Francis 23x15px Daniel King-Turner
23x15px Robert Smeets
7–5, 6–7(7), [10–7]
Runner-up 8. November 12, 2007 Champaign, United States Hard (i) 23x15px Scott Lipsky Template:Country data ISR Harel Levy
23x15px Sam Warburg
6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 9. November 19, 2007 Knoxville, United States Hard (i) 23x15px Jamie Baker Template:Country data ISR Harel Levy
23x15px Sam Warburg
3–6, 6–2, [10–6]
Runner-up 10. March 24, 2008 León, Mexico Hard 23x15px Alex Kuznetsov 23x15px Travis Parrott
23x15px Filip Polášek
6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 11. May 19, 2008 New Delhi, India Hard Template:Country data IND Mustafa Ghouse Template:Country data IND Harsh Mankad
Template:Country data IND Ashutosh Singh
7–5, 6–3
Winner 6. October 13, 2008 Kolding, Denmark Hard (i) 23x15px Chris Haggard 23x15px James Auckland
23x15px Todd Perry
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 12. November 17, 2008 Yokohama, Japan Hard 23x15px Martin Slanar 23x15px Tomáš Cakl
23x15px Marek Semjan
6–3, 7–6(1)
Runner-up 13. May 11, 2009 Zagreb, Croatia Clay (Red) 23x15px Ryan Sweeting 23x15px Peter Luczak
23x15px Alessandro Motti
6–4, 6–4

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