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Martin Damm
Damm and Lindstedt 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Martin Damm (left), with doubles partner Robert Lindstedt (right)
Country  Czech Republic
Residence Monte Carlo, Monaco
Date of birth 1 August 1972 (1972-08-01) (age 37)
Place of birth Liberec, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1+12 in)
Weight 89 kg (200 lb)
Turned pro 1990
Plays Right-handed; two-handed backhand
Career prize money $US 5,595,539
Singles
Career record 157–210
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 42 (18 August 1997)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open 4R (1994)
French Open 2R (1999)
Wimbledon 3R (1994, 2000)
US Open 3R (1997)
Doubles
Career record 546–382
Career titles 40
Highest ranking No. 5 (30 April 2007)
Australian Open F (2006)
French Open QF (2002, 2005)
Wimbledon SF (1997, 2006)
US Open W (2006)
Last updated on: 10 August 2009.

Martin Damm (born 1 August 1972 in Liberec) is a tennis player from the Czech Republic, who turned professional in 1990. He is 6'2" 195 lb and is best known for his achievements as a doubles player. As of April 2007, Damm has never won a title in singles, but won a total of 39 titles in doubles. The right-hander reached his highest individual ranking on the ATP World Tour on 18 August 1997, when he became the number 42 of the world.

Married to Michaela Damm, two sons Maxmillian Martin (born 1 February 2002 in Bradenton, Florida, USA, Martin Joseph (born 30 September 2003).

His present doubles partner is Robert Lindstedt. Although, with Leander Paes of India, they won the 2006 US Open Doubles Championship. In 2007, the team qualified for the season-ending Tennis Masters Cup in Shanghai, reaching position 5 in the ATP Doubles Race.

Contents

Grand Slam finals

Doubles: 3 (1-2)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1993 US Open Hard Czech Republic Daniel Vacek United States Ken Flach
United States Rick Leach
6–7, 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 2006 Australian Open Hard India Leander Paes United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 2006 US Open Hard India Leander Paes Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–7(5), 6–4, 6–3

Titles (40)

Legend
Grand Slam (1)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (4)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (9)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (26)
Titles by Surface
Hard (21)
Clay (5)
Grass (5)
Carpet (9)
No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 22 March 1993 Spain Zaragoza Carpet Czech Republic Karel Nováček United States Mike Bauer
Czech Republic David Rikl
2–6, 6–4, 7–5
2. 3 May 1993 Germany Munich Clay Sweden Henrik Holm Germany Carl-Uwe Steeb
Czech Republic Karel Nováček
6–0, 3–6, 7–5
3. 7 March 1994 Denmark Copenhagen Carpet New Zealand Brett Steven Germany David Prinosil
Germany Udo Riglewski
6–3, 6–4
4. 4 April 1994 Japan Osaka Hard Australia Sandon Stolle South Africa David Adams
Russia Andrei Olhovskiy
6–4, 6–4
5. 17 October 1994 Czech Republic Ostrava Carpet Czech Republic Karel Nováček South Africa Gary Muller
South Africa Piet Norval
6–4, 1–6, 6–3
6. 6 March 1995 Netherlands Rotterdam Carpet Sweden Anders Järryd Spain Tomás Carbonell
Spain Francisco Roig
6–3, 6–2
7. 27 March 1995 Russia St. Petersburg Carpet Sweden Anders Järryd Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–4, 6–2
8. 14 October 1996 People's Republic of China Beijing Carpet Russia Andrei Olhovskiy Germany Patrik Kühnen
South Africa Gary Muller
6–4, 7–5
9. 14 April 1997 Hong Kong Hong Kong Hard Czech Republic Daniel Vacek Germany Karsten Braasch
United States Jeff Tarango
6–3, 6–4
10. 21 April 1997 Japan Tokyo Hard Czech Republic Daniel Vacek United States Justin Gimelstob
Australia Patrick Rafter
2–6, 6–2, 7–6
11. 10 November 1997 Russia Moscow Carpet Czech Republic Cyril Suk South Africa David Adams
France Fabrice Santoro
6–4, 6–3
12. 9 February 1998 Croatia Split Carpet Czech Republic Jiří Novák Sweden Frederik Bergh
Sweden Patrik Frederiksson
7–6, 6–2
13. 2 March 1998 England London Carpet United States Jim Grabb Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Czech Republic Daniel Vacek
6–4, 7–5
14. 10 August 1998 Canada Toronto Hard United States Jim Grabb South Africa Ellis Ferreira
United States Rick Leach
6–7, 6–2, 7–6
15. 3 May 1999 Czech Republic Prague Clay Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek United States Mark Keil
Ecuador Nicolás Lapentti
6–0, 6–2
16. 6 March 2000 Denmark Copenhagen Hard (i) Germany David Prinosil Sweden Jonas Björkman
Canada Sébastien Lareau
6–1, 5–7, 7–5
17. 15 May 2000 Italy Rome Clay Slovakia Dominik Hrbatý South Africa Wayne Ferreira
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–4, 4–6, 6–3
18. 26 June 2000 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Australia Sandon Stolle
6–4, 6–7(5), 7–6(5)
19. 20 August 2001 United States Washington D.C. Hard Germany David Prinosil United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
7–6(5), 6–3
20. 15 October 2001 Austria Vienna Hard (i) Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek Czech Republic Jiří Novák
Czech Republic David Rikl
6–3, 6–2
21. 11 March 2002 United States Delray Beach Hard Czech Republic Cyril Suk South Africa David Adams
Australia Ben Ellwood
6–4, 6–7(5), [10-5]
22. 13 May 2002 Italy Rome Clay Czech Republic Cyril Suk Zimbabwe Wayne Black
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
7–5, 7–5
23. 24 June 2002 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
United States Brian MacPhie
7–6(6), 6–7(6), 6–4
24. 6 January 2003 Qatar Doha Hard Czech Republic Cyril Suk The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
6–4, 7–6(8)
25. 23 June 2003 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk United States Donald Johnson
India Leander Paes
7–5, 7–6(4)
26. 28 July 2003 Austria Kitzbühel Clay Czech Republic Cyril Suk Austria Jürgen Melzer
Austria Alexander Peya
6–4, 6–4
27. 12 January 2004 Qatar Doha Hard Czech Republic Cyril Suk Austria Stefan Koubek
United States Andy Roddick
6–2, 6–4
28. 21 June 2004 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk Germany Lars Burgsmüller
Czech Republic Jan Vacek
6–3, 6–7(7), 6–3
29. 18 October 2004 Austria Vienna Hard (i) Czech Republic Cyril Suk Argentina Gastón Etlis
Argentina Martín Rodríguez
6–7(4), 6–4, 7–6(4)
30. 14 February 2005 France Marseille Hard Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
7–6(4), 7–6(5)
31. 28 February 2005 United Arab Emirates Dubai Hard Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek Sweden Jonas Björkman
France Fabrice Santoro
6–2, 6–4
32. 20 February 2006 France Marseille Hard (i) Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
6–2, 6–7(4), [10-3]
33. 26 June 2006 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass India Leander Paes South Africa Chris Haggard
France Arnaud Clément
6–1, 7–6(3)
34. 11 September 2006 United States U.S. Open Hard India Leander Paes Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–7(5), 6–4, 6–3
35. 26 February 2007 Netherlands Rotterdam Hard (i) India Leander Paes Romania Andrei Pavel
Germany Alexander Waske
6–3, 6–7(5), [10-7]
36. 19 March 2007 United States Indian Wells Hard India Leander Paes Israel Jonathan Erlich
Israel Andy Ram
6–4, 6–4
37. 11 February 2008 France Marseille Hard (i) Czech Republic Pavel Vízner Switzerland Yves Allegro
South Africa Jeff Coetzee
7–6(0), 7–5
38. 12 January 2009 New Zealand Auckland Hard Sweden Robert Lindstedt United States Scott Lipsky
India Leander Paes
7–5, 6–4
39. 8 February 2009 Croatia Zagreb Hard (i) Sweden Robert Lindstedt Germany Christopher Kas
Netherlands Rogier Wassen
6–4, 6–3
40. 9 August 2009 United States Washington D.C. Hard Sweden Robert Lindstedt Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
7–5, 7–6(3)

Runner-ups (23)

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score
1. 8 March 1993 Denmark Copenhagen Carpet Czech Republic Daniel Vacek South Africa David Adams
Russia Andrei Olhovskiy
6–3, 3–6, 6–3
2. 13 September 1993 United States U.S. Open Hard Czech Republic Daniel Vacek United States Ken Flach
United States Rick Leach
6–7, 6–4, 6–2
3. 7 February 1994 France Marseille Carpet Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov Netherlands Jan Siemerink
Czech Republic Daniel Vacek
6–7, 6–4, 6–1
4. 21 March 1994 Spain Zaragoza Carpet Czech Republic Karel Nováček Sweden Henrik Holm
Sweden Anders Järryd
7–5, 6–2
5. 25 October 1994 France Lyon Carpet Australia Patrick Rafter Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
6–7, 7–6, 7–6
6. 5 February 1996 Croatia Zagreb Carpet Netherlands Hendrik Jan Davids Netherlands Menno Oosting
Belgium Libor Pimek
6–3, 7–6
7. 7 October 1996 Singapore Singapore Carpet Russia Andrei Olhovskiy Australia Todd Woodbridge
Australia Mark Woodforde
7–6, 7–6
8. 3 April 2000 United States Miami Hard Slovakia Dominik Hrbatý Australia Todd Woodbridge
Australia Mark Woodforde
6–3, 6–4
9. 25 June 2001 Netherlands s’Hertogenbosch Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Netherlands Sjeng Schalken
6–4, 6–4
10. 13 August 2001 United States Cincinnati Hard Germany David Prinosil India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
7–6, 6–3
11. 4 March 2002 Mexico Acapulco Clay Czech Republic David Rikl United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
6–1, 3–6, [10-2]
12. 16 June 2003 Germany Halle Grass Czech Republic Cyril Suk Sweden Jonas Björkman
Australia Todd Woodbridge
6–3, 6–4
13. 25 August 2003 United States Long Island Hard Czech Republic Cyril Suk South Africa Robbie Koenig
Argentina Martín Rodríguez
6–3, 7–6
14. 1 March 2004 France Marseille Hard (i) Czech Republic Cyril Suk The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
7–5, 6–3
15. 17 May 2004 Czech Republic Prague Clay Czech Republic Dusan Karol Slovakia Karol Kučera
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
6–3, 6–7, 6–3
16. 23 May 2005 Austria St. Pölten Clay Argentina Mariano Hood Argentina Lucas Arnold Ker
Australia Paul Hanley
6–3, 6–4
17. 30 January 2006 Australia Australian Open Hard India Leander Paes United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
18. 8 January 2007 Qatar Doha Hard India Leander Paes Russia Mikhail Youzhny
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–1, 7–6
19. 2 April 2007 United States Miami Hard India Leander Paes United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
6–7, 6–3, [10-7]
20. 25 June 2007 Netherlands s'Hertogenbosch Grass India Leander Paes South Africa Jeff Coetzee
Netherlands Rogier Wassen
3–6, 7–6, [12-10]
21. 8 March 2008 United Arab Emirates Dubai Hard Czech Republic Pavel Vízner India Mahesh Bhupathi
The Bahamas Mark Knowles
7–5, 7–6
22. 28 February 2009 United Arab Emirates Dubai Hard Sweden Robert Lindstedt South Africa Rik De Voest
Russia Dmitry Tursunov
4–6, 6–3, [10-5]
23. 10 May 2009 Portugal Estoril Clay Sweden Robert Lindstedt United States Eric Butorac
United States Scott Lipsky
6–3, 6–2

Singles titles (5)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 22 July 1991 Poland Warsaw Clay Czech Republic David Rikl 3–6, 7–5, 6–4
2. 5 October 1992 Republic of Ireland Dublin Hard Germany Arne Thoms 6–3, 6–2
3. 2 November 1992 Germany Aachen Carpet New Zealand Brett Steven 6–4, 7–6
4. 25 October 1993 Germany Munich Carpet Canada Sébastien Lareau 6–3, 6–1
5. 14 February 2000 Poland Wrocław Hard (i) Italy Gianluca Pozzi 4–6, 6–4, 6–3

Runner-ups (12)

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 25 January 1993 Germany Heilbronn Carpet Germany David Prinosil 6–3, 7–6
2. 30 May 1994 Austria Annenheim Grass Italy Diego Nargiso 6–4, 6–2
3. 2 January 1995 New Zealand Wellington Hard New Zealand Brett Steven 6–3, 6–3
4. 5 June 1995 Austria Annenheim Grass Sweden Henrik Holm 6–2, 6–3
5. 30 October 1995 Germany Aachen Carpet Germany Joern Renzenbrink 5–7, 6–3, 6–4
6. 29 April 1996 South Korea Seoul Hard Zimbabwe Byron Black 7–6, 6–3
7. 26 August 1996 United States Long Island Hard Ukraine Andrei Medvedev 7–5, 6–3
8. 14 October 1996 People's Republic of China Beijing Carpet United Kingdom Greg Rusedski 7–6, 6–4
9. 17 March 1997 Denmark Copenhagen Carpet Sweden Thomas Johansson 6–4, 3–6, 6–2
10. 22 June 1998 Netherlands s'Hertogenbosch Grass Australia Patrick Rafter 7–6, 6–2
11. 31 May 1999 England Surbiton Grass Armenia Sargis Sargsian 7–6, 7–5
12. 29 November 1999 Germany Nuembrecht Carpet Switzerland George Bastl 7–6, 6–3

Doubles performance timeline

Tournament 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career SR
Grand Slams
Australian Open A A A A 1R SF 2R QF QF A 1R 3R A QF 3R 2R 1R F 3R QF 2R 2R 0 / 16
French Open A A 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R A 2R A 1R 3R 1R QF 2R 1R QF 1R 2R 1R 1R 0 / 17
Wimbledon A A A 1R 1R 3R A 1R SF 3R 1R 2R 1R QF QF 3R 2R SF QF 1R 3R 0 / 18
U.S. Open A A A 1R F QF 2R 1R 3R QF 1R 3R 3R 1R QF 3R 3R W 1R 3R 3R 1 / 18
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 1 1 / 69
Masters 1000
Indian Wells A A A A A A A A A A A 2R A 2R QF QF A 2R W 1R 1R 1R 1 / 9
Miami A A A A A A A 3R A A QF F A 2R QF QF 1R QF F QF 2R 0 / 11
Monte Carlo A A A A A 2R A A A 1R 1R A A QF QF SF QF 2R A A A 0 / 8
Rome A A A A A A 1R A A A 1R W A W SF 2R 2R A SF A A 0 / 8
Madrid A A A A A A A 1R A 1R A A SF QF QF SF QF 1R 2R 1R A 0 / 10
Canada A A A 1R 2R QF 1R A 1R W 2R 1R 1R 2R SF 2R QF SF QF 2R A 1 / 16
Cincinnati A A A A A 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R QF F SF QF 2R QF SF SF 2R A 0 / 15
Shanghai Not Held 1R 0 / 1
Paris A A A A A A A QF 2R 1R A A A 2R 1R QF 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0 / 11
Hamburg A A A A A A A A A A A 2R A A QF 2R A 1R 2R QF NM1 0 / 6
Masters Series SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 1 / 5 0 / 5 1 / 6 0 / 3 1 / 8 0 / 9 0 / 9 0 / 7 0 / 8 1 / 8 0 / 7 0 / 4 0 / 1 4 / 85
Year End Ranking 1009 238 103 94 46 17 64 38 20 22 55 21 36 12 15 17 21 9 12 30 29 N/A

A = did not attend tournament

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