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Pete Sampras statistical tribute

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:22 PM
Won matches after saving a match point: 14

1988
4 MP - Krishnan (Indian Wells) 6-3 3-6 7-6
1989
2 MP - Krickstein (Indian Wells) 5-7 7-6(6) 7-6(4)
1992
1 - Krickstein (Philadelphia) 3-6 7-6(5) 7-6(7)
1 - G.Lopez (Kitzbuhel) 4-6 6-3 7-6(6)
1 - Woodforde (Cincinnati) 2-6 7-6(8) 6-3
1993
1 – Reneberg (Philadelphia) 4-6 6-4 7-6(6)
2 – Rosset (World Team Cup) 2-6 7-6(7) 6-2
1994
2 - Apell (Queens Club) 3-6 7-6(5) 6-2
1995
3 - Goellner (Queens Club) 6-7(4) 6-2 13-11
1 - Enqvist (Toronto) 3-6 6-3 7-6(3)
1996
2 - Woodforde (Cincinnati) 6-7(5) 7-5 7-6(4)
1 - Corretja (U.S. Open) 7-6(5) 5-7 5-7 6-4 7-6(7)
1999
3 - Clavet (Paris-indoor) 4-6 6-3 7-6(4)
2001
3 - Kauffmann (Roland Garros) 6-3 4-6 6-2 3-6 8-6

Lost matches after wasting a match point: 9

1991
2 MP - Matsuoka (Toronto) 6-2 4-6 6-7(8)
1993
5 - Korda (Munich CGSC) 6-3 6-7(3) 6-3 6-7(10) 11-13
1994
2 - Stich (World Team Cup Dusseldorf) 6-3 6-7(7) 2-6
1995
2 - T.Martin (Memphis) 6-4 6-7(6) 4-6
1 – M.Stich (Cincinnati) 7-6(5) 6-7(3) 1-6
1998
2 - W.Ferreira (Key Biscayne) 6-0 6-7(6) 3-6
3 - Corretja (Masters) 6-4 3-6 6-7(3)
2000
3 - Safin (Toronto) 4-6 6-3 6-7(8)
2002
2 - T.Johansson (World Team Cup) 2-6 7-6(3) 6-7(5)

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:25 PM
Sampras records
- 14 Grand Slam Titles (7 Wimbledon, 5 U.S. Open, 2 Australian Open)
- 286 weeks as number 1 in the world
- 7 Wimbledon titles (co-holder with William Renshaw)
- 6 Time Year-End Number 1 in the world
- 6 Straight Time Year-End Number 1 in the world.
- 5 Masters Cup titles (co-holder with Ivan Lendl)
- Youngest U.S. Open champion (19 years, 28 days)
- 43, 280, 489 $ in Prize Money (1st place)
- Sampras never lost a Grand-Slam match in which he had a match point (unless it happened in his first ever Grand-Slam match - U.S. Open 1988 vs Yzaga)
- Sampras never lost an evening match at the US.Open. His record is 20-0.

Sampras won 11 Masters Series titles (2nd place) and 64 career singles titles (4-th place).

Won matches: 762
Lost matches: 222

Win: 77,44 %

Grand Slam:
Won: 203
Lost: 38

Win: 84,23 %

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:28 PM
The most aces in a single match: 37 vs Agassi (AO 2000)

- on hard: 37 vs Agassi
- on grass: 29 vs Enqvist (Wimbledon 1998)
- on indoor: 29 vs Ivanisevic (Munich 1994)
- on clay: 28 vs Courier (Roland Garros 1996)

The most double-faults: 17 vs Gustafsson (Australian Open 1994), but I`m not 100% sure.

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:34 PM
The longest Pete Sampras matches - TOP FIVE

1) 4:59 - vs Tim Mayotte 7-6(6) 6-7(5) 4-6 7-5 12-10 (AO 1990)
2) 4:34 - vs Petr Korda 6-3 6-7(3) 6-3 6-7(10) 11-13 (Munich 1993)
3) 4:09 - vs Alex Corretja 7-6(5) 5-7 5-7 6-4 7-6(7) (U.S. Open 1996)
4) 4:04 - vs Gilbert Schaller 6-7(3) 6-4 7-6(4) 2-6 4-6 (RG 1995)
5) 4:00 - vs Boris Becker 3-6 7-6(5) 7-6(4) 6-7(11) 6-4 (Masters 1996)

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:45 PM
The quickiest Pete Sampras matches - TOP TEN

1) 0:39 - vs S.Sansoni 6-0 6-1 (Indianapolis 1992)
2) 0:44 - vs G.Ivanisevic 4-6 4-6 (Manchester 1991)
3) 0:44 - vs B.Black 6-1 6-2 (Scottsdale 2002)
4) 0:45 - vs M.Woodforde 6-0 6-2 (San Jose 1998)
5) 0:45 - vs O.Rochus 6-1 6-2 (Queens Club 2001)
6) 0:46 - vs G.Doyle 6-1 6-0 (Memphis 1995)
7) 0:47 - vs H.Holm 6-2 6-1 (Tokyo 1994)
8) 0:48 - vs A.Voinea 6-2 6-0 (Key Biscayne 1997)
9) 0:48 - vs K.Kucera 6-2 6-1 (Masters 1998)
10)0:49 - vs D.Dilucia 6-2 6-1 (Philadelphia 1992)
10)0:49 - vs V.Spadea 6-3 6-2 (Cincinnati 1998)

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 12:57 PM
Pete "choking"

- 6-1 4-2............ 6-1 5-7 3-6 (Sydney 1991 vs Brad Gilbert)
- 6-1 5-3............ 6-1 6-7(4) 3-6 (Rome 1992 vs Petr Korda)
- 6-0 4-2............ 6-0 4-6 4-6 (WTC 1999 vs Dominik Hrbaty)
- 7-5 4-1............ 7-5 4-6 4-6 6-3 3-6 (Philadelphia 1991 vs Ivan Lendl)
- 6-7 6-4 7-5 3-1.... 6-7(9) 6-4 7-5 4-6 4-6 (Paris indoor 1991 vs Guy Forget)
- 6-3 5-2............ 6-3 6-7(7) 2-6 (WTC 1994 vs Michael Stich)

Pete famous "comebacks"

- 2-6 1-3............ 2-6 7-6(4) 6-1 (Key Biscayne 1990 vs Paul Chamberlin)
- 2-6 1-4............ 2-6 7-6(4) 6-3 (Davis Cup 1995 vs Mats Wilander)
- 4-6 3-5 (30-30).... 4-6 7-5 6-1 (Antwerp 1993 vs Cedric Pioline)
- 4-6 1-3............ 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-3 (Wimbledon 1996 vs Richey Reneberg)
- 4-6 6-6 (2-6 in TB) 4-6 7-6(6) 6-4 6-2 (U.S. Open 2000 vs Richard Krajicek)
- 6-2 0-4............ 6-2 7-5 (Cincinnati 1993 vs Aaron Krickstein)

Greg-Pete fan
07-19-2007, 02:17 PM
The longest tiebreak:

11-13 against Becker (Masters 1996)
12-10 against Borwick (Wimbledon 1993)

Greg-Pete fan
07-21-2007, 06:35 PM
TIEBREAKS

Won: 328
Lost: 194

Win: 62,84 %

Grand Slam

Won: 92
Lost: 60

Win: 60,53 %

Greg-Pete fan
07-21-2007, 07:02 PM
Longest Match Wining Streak

29

Started: 03.1994 (Indian Wells)
Ended: 05.1994 (World Team Cup)

24

Started: 06.1999 (Queens Club)
Ended: 08.1999 (Indianapolis)

20

Started: 11.1996 (Masters)
Ended: 02.1997 (Indian Wells)