Won a tournament as a wildcard

06-19-2005, 02:05 PM
After seeing Eurosports little blurb about Michael Llodra winning Rosmalen last year as a WC, who else apart from him and Goran have won a tourny as a WC?

Action Jackson
06-19-2005, 02:11 PM
Thomas Muster won Barcelona as a Wild Card.

06-19-2005, 02:12 PM
Nalbandian in Munich this year?

Action Jackson
06-19-2005, 02:17 PM
Yes, Nalbandian is another.

06-19-2005, 02:26 PM
Ivanisevic won Wimbledon as a wildcard entry.

06-19-2005, 02:28 PM
Ivanisevic won Wimbledon as a wildcard entry.

What was his first name again? ;)

06-19-2005, 02:32 PM
Hewitt won Long Island last year as a WC

06-19-2005, 03:09 PM
Happened lots of times in the past already...

a few more examples from the past:

Gaudio, 2005 Vina del Mar
Escudé, 2004 Doha
Llodra, 2004 'sHertogenbosch
Gaudio, 2002 Mallorca
Hewitt, 2003 Scottsdale
Gonzalez, 2002 Vina del Mar
Lapentti, 2001 Kitzbühel
Moya, 2001 Umag
Gaudenzi, 2001 St. Pölten
Roddick, 2001 Atlanta
Prinosil, 2000 Halle
Escudé, 1999 Toulouse
Rios, 1998 St. Pölten
Stich, 1993 Basel

06-19-2005, 03:17 PM
It's different a wildcard because a player is out of cut than a wildcard because a player don't make the sign-in at the time.

Corey Feldman
06-19-2005, 03:32 PM
Sampras won Vienna 1998 as WC... after Becker gave him his.

06-19-2005, 06:57 PM
Roddick, 2001 Atlanta2001 Houston the following week, too :D