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Jonathan Stark (born 3 April 1971, in Medford, Oregon) is a former professional tennis player from the United States. During his career he won two Grand Slam doubles titles (1994 French Open men's doubles and 1995 Wimbledon mixed doubles). Stark reached the World No. 1 doubles ranking in 1994.

Prior to turning professional, Stark played tennis for Stanford University, where he was a singles and doubles All-American in 1990 and 1991. He reached the NCAA doubles final in 1991, partnering Jared Palmer.

Stark turned professional in 1991. In 1992, he won his first tour doubles title at Wellington. His first top-level singles title came in 1993 at Bolzano (beating Cedric Pioline in the final).

In 1994, Stark captured the men's doubles title at the French Open, partnering Byron Black (the pair were also runners-up at the Australian Open that year). He reached his career high singles ranking of World No. 36 in February. The following year, Stark won the Wimbledon mixed doubles title, partnering Martina Navratilova.

Stark won his second top-level singles title in 1996 at Singapore (beating Michael Chang in the final).

In 1997, Stark won the doubles title at the ATP Tour World Championships, partnering Rick Leach.

The final doubles title of Stark's career came in 2001 at Long Island.

Over the course of his career, Stark won 2 top-level singles titles and 19 tour doubles titles. His career prize-money totalled US$3,220,867. Stark retired from the professional tour in 2001.

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Titles (19)

Legend
Grand Slam (1)
Tennis Masters Cup (1)
ATP Masters Series (2)
ATP Championship Series (4)
ATP Tour (11)
Titles by Surface
Hard (11)
Clay (3)
Grass (1)
Carpet (4)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 6 January 1992 Wellington, New Zealand Hard United States Jared Palmer Netherlands Michiel Schapers
Czech Republic Daniel Vacek
6–3, 6–3
2. 12 October 1992 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) United States Patrick McEnroe United States Jim Grabb
United States Richey Reneberg
7–6, 6–3
3. 17 May 1993 Coral Springs, U.S. Clay United States Patrick McEnroe United States Paul Annacone
United States Doug Flach
6–4, 6–3
4. 14 June 1993 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass United States Patrick McEnroe South Africa David Adams
Russia Andrei Olhovskiy
7–6, 1–6, 6–4
5. 4 October 1993 Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) Zimbabwe Byron Black United States Brad Pearce
United States David Randall
3–6, 7–5, 6–3
6. 11 October 1993 Toulouse, France Hard (i) Zimbabwe Byron Black Germany David Prinosil
Germany Udo Riglewski
7–5, 7–6
7. 25 October 1993 Vienna, Austria Carpet Zimbabwe Byron Black United States Mike Bauer
Germany David Prinosil
6–3, 7–6
8. 8 November 1993 Paris, France Carpet Zimbabwe Byron Black Netherlands Tom Nijssen
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
7–6, 6–4
9. 14 February 1994 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i) Zimbabwe Byron Black United States Jim Grabb
United States Jared Palmer
6–2, 6–4
10. 6 June 1994 French Open, Paris Clay Zimbabwe Byron Black Sweden Jan Apell
Sweden Jonas Björkman
6–4, 7–6
11. 1 August 1994 Montreal, Canada Hard Zimbabwe Byron Black United States Patrick McEnroe
United States Jared Palmer
7–6, 7–6
12. 27 February 1995 Philadelphia, U.S. Carpet United States Jim Grabb Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
7–6, 6–7, 6–3
13. 17 April 1995 Tokyo Outdoor, Japan Hard The Bahamas Mark Knowles Australia John Fitzgerald
Sweden Anders Järryd
7–5, 6–4
14. 29 May 1995 Bologna, Italy Clay Zimbabwe Byron Black Belgium Libor Pimek
United States Vince Spadea
7–5, 6–3
15. 29 April 1996 Seoul, South Korea Hard United States Rick Leach United States Kent Kinnear
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
6–4, 6–4
16. 11 November 1996 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) United States Patrick Galbraith United States Todd Martin
United States Chris Woodruff
7–6, 6–4
17. 23 November 1997 Doubles Championships, Hartford Carpet United States Rick Leach South Africa Wayne Ferreira
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–3, 6–4, 7–6(3)
18. 28 August 2000 Long Island, U.S. Hard Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett United States Jan-Michael Gambill
United States Scott Humphries
6–4, 6–4
19. 27 August 2001 Long Island, U.S. Hard Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett Czech Republic Leoš Friedl
Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek
6–1, 6–4
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Runner-ups (21)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 17 August 1992 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard United States Patrick McEnroe Australia Mark Woodforde
Australia Todd Woodbridge
7–6, 6–4
2. 5 October 1992 Brisbane, Australia Hard (i) United States Patrick McEnroe United States Steve DeVries
Australia David Macpherson
6–4, 6–4
3. 8 February 1993 San Francisco, U.S. Hard (i) United States Patrick McEnroe United States Scott Davis
Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
6–1, 4–6, 7–5
4. 22 March 1993 Miami, U.S. Hard United States Patrick McEnroe Netherlands Richard Krajicek
Netherlands Jan Siemerink
6–2, 6–4
5. 10 January 1994 Oahu, U.S. Hard United States Alex O'Brien Czech Republic Tom Nijssen
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
6–4, 6–4
6. 31 January 1994 Australian Open, Melbourne Hard Zimbabwe Byron Black Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
6–7, 6–3, 6–4, 6–3
7. 7 February 1994 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i) Zimbabwe Byron Black United States Rick Leach
United States Jared Palmer
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
8. 14 February 1994 Indian Wells, U.S. Hard Zimbabwe Byron Black Canada Grant Connell
United States Patrick Galbraith
3–6, 6–1, 7–6
9. 10 October 1994 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) Zimbabwe Byron Black Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
6–4, 7–6
10. 17 October 1994 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Hard Zimbabwe Byron Black Canada Grant Connell
United States Patrick Galbraith
4–6, 7–6, 7–6
11. 7 November 1994 Paris, France Carpet Zimbabwe Byron Black Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
6–4, 6–3
12. 19 February 1996 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i) United States Richey Reneberg United States Trevor Kronemann
Australia David Macpherson
6–4, 3–6, 6–3
13. 13 January 1997 Auckland, New Zealand Hard United States Rick Leach South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Patrick Galbraith
6–4, 4–6, 7–6
14. 24 February 1997 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i) United States Rick Leach South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Patrick Galbraith
6–2, 6–3
15. 13 October 1997 Singapore Carpet United States Rick Leach India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
6–4, 6–4
16. 27 October 1997 Stuttgart Indoor, Germany Carpet United States Rick Leach Australia Todd Woodbridge
Australia Mark Woodforde
7–6, 7–6
17. 3 November 1997 Paris, France Carpet United States Rick Leach Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
6–2, 6–4
18. 30 March 1998 Miami, U.S. Hard United States Alex O’Brien South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Rick Leach
6–3, 2–6, 6–0
19. 19 June 2000 London/Queen’s Club, England Grass Philippines Eric Taino Australia Mark Woodforde
Australia Todd Woodbridge
7–6, 6–4
20. 26 February 2001 Memphis, U.S. Hard (i) United States Alex O’Brien United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
6–2, 6–2
21. 5 March 2001 San Jose, U.S. Hard (i) United States Jan-Michael Gambill The Bahamas Mark Knowles
United States Brian MacPhie
6–3, 7–6

Doubles performance timeline

Tournament 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Grand Slams
Australian Open A A A A QF 3R F 1R A SF 3R QF A 2R 1R 0 / 9 20–9
French Open A A A A A 1R W 2R SF QF 1R 3R 1R 1R A 1 / 9 15–8
Wimbledon A A A A QF QF 3R 3R 2R 3R A 3R 1R 2R A 0 / 9 16–9
U.S. Open 1R 1R A 3R 3R 1R 3R QF 2R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R A 0 / 13 13–13
Grand Slam SR 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 1 1 / 40 N/A
Annual Win-Loss 0–1 0–1 0–0 2–1 8–3 5–4 15–3 6–4 6–3 9–4 3–3 7–4 0–3 3–4 0–1 N/A 64–39
ATP Masters Series
Indian Wells NME A A 1R 2R F 2R 2R QF SF 1R 2R 1R A 0 / 10 11–10
Miami NME A A 1R F SF SF 2R QF F 3R 1R 1R A 0 / 10 18–10
Monte Carlo NME A A A A A A A A A A A 1R A 0 / 1 0–1
Rome NME A A A A A A A SF A 2R A A A 0 / 2 4–2
Hamburg NME A A A A A A A A A 1R A A A 0 / 1 0–1
Canada NME A A 2R A W 2R A 2R A A 2R A A 1 / 5 7–4
Cincinnati NME A A F QF QF SF 2R 1R A 1R A A A 0 / 7 10–7
Stuttgart (Stockholm) NME A A A A A QF A F 1R 1R A A A 0 / 4 4–4
Paris NME A A A W F 2R 1R F SF 2R A A A 1 / 7 15–6
Masters Series SR N/A 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 4 1 / 4 1 / 5 0 / 6 0 / 4 0 / 7 0 / 4 0 / 7 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 0 2 / 47 N/A
Annual Win-Loss N/A 0–0 0–0 5–4 12–3 14–4 6–6 2–4 14–7 10–4 4–7 2–3 0–3 0–0 N/A 69–45
Year End Ranking 935 1056 138 23 10 4 16 41 13 42 48 97 77 1137 N/A

A = did not attend tournament

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