Maxime Teixeira

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Maxime Teixeira
Maxime Teixeira, 2015 Nice.JPG
Maxime Teixeira playing at Nice 2015
Country (sports) France
ResidenceParis, France
Born (1989-01-18) 18 January 1989 (age 30)
La Rochelle, France
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro2010
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$302,395
Singles
Career record1–4
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 154 (5 March 2012)
Current rankingNo. 351 (13 July 2015)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2012)
French Open2R (2011)
WimbledonQ3 (2012)
US OpenQ3 (2013)
Doubles
Career record0–3
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 256 (13 July 2015)
Current rankingNo. 256 (13 July 2015)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2016)
Last updated on: 13 July 2015.

Maxime Teixeira (born 18 January 1989) is a French professional tennis player. He competes mainly on the ATP Challenger Tour and ITF Futures circuit, both in singles and doubles. He reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 154 in March 2012, and his highest ATP doubles ranking of World No. 256 in July 2015.

He claimed his first Challenger singles title by winning the 2011 Open Prévadiès Saint–Brieuc in Saint-Brieuc, France. He won against Benoît Paire 6–3, 6–0.[1] He qualified for his first Grand Slam tournament at the 2011 French Open, where he reached the second round before being defeated by third seed Roger Federer.[2][3]

Career finals[edit]

Challenger and Futures singles titles (5)[edit]

Legend
ATP Challengers (1)
ITF Futures (4)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
1. 12 July 2010 Iași, Romania Clay France Gleb Sakharov 6–2, 6–3
2. 26 July 2010 Arad, Romania Clay Croatia Kristijan Mesaros 7–5, 6–2
3. 13 September 2010 Casablanca, Morocco Clay France Florian Reynet 6–1, 6–3
4. 24 January 2011 Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, France Clay France Jonathan Eysseric 7–64, 3–6, 6–2
5. 3 April 2011 Saint–Brieuc, France Clay France Benoît Paire 6–3, 6–0

Runner-up (4)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 15 March 2010 Antalya, Turkey Clay Slovakia Pavol Červenák 1–6, 3–6
2. 2 August 2010 Bucharest, Romania Clay Romania Andrei Mlendea 3–6, 3–6
3. 21 March 2011 Marrakech, Morocco Clay Portugal Rui Machado 3–6, 7–67, 4–6
4. 11 September 2011 Brașov, Romania Clay France Benoît Paire 4–6, 0–3, retired
5. 4 March 2012 Cherbourg, France Hard France Josselin Ouanna 3–6, 2–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ Open Prévadiès. Teixeira expéditif letelegramme.com
  2. ^ "Maxime Teixeira, ce sympathique touriste qui a défié Roger Federer..." (in French). Retrieved 16 August 2018.
  3. ^ Scherrer, Gaétan. "Le jour où j'ai affronté un géant à Roland (5/5) : Maxime Teixeira, le duel d'une vie contre Roger Federer (2011)". L'ÉQUIPE (in French). Retrieved 16 August 2018.

External links[edit]