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Ferrero By The Numbers

Juan Carlos Ferrero

Ferrero© Queimadelos/Valencia Open 500Juan Carlos Ferrero is one of the all-time greats of Spanish tennis.

ATP stats and information guru Greg Sharko looks at the numbers behind Juan Carlos Ferrero's career.

FERRERO AMONG SPANISH GREATS
Juan Carlos Ferrero compiled an outstanding career by becoming the second Spaniard to rank No. 1 in the South African Airways ATP Rankings and he captured 16 tour-level titles. He reached the quarter-finals or better at all four Grand Slam tournaments. Here is a look at Ferrero's place among Spanish greats in the Open Era:

PlayerNo. of Career Titles (Clay Titles)
Rafael Nadal 50 (36)
Manuel Orantes 32 (29)
Carlos Moya 20 (16)
Alex Corretja 16 (10)
David Ferrer 16 (9)
Juan Carlos Ferrero 16 (13)
Jose Higueras 16 (15)
Emilio Sanchez 15 (13)
Alberto Berasategui 14 (14)
Sergi Bruguera 14 (13)

PlayerCareer Clay-Court Match Wins
Manuel Orantes 488
Jose Higueras 375
Carlos Moya 337
Emilio Sanchez 298
Sergi Bruguera 296
Alex Corretja 292
Albert Costa 271
Francisco Clavet 264
Juan Carlos Ferrero 254 (tied No. 21 in all-time Open Era list)
Rafael Nadal 254


SPANISH GRAND SLAM SINGLES CHAMPIONS

PlayerNo.Tournament
Rafael Nadal 11 2005-08, 10-12 Roland Garros; '08, '10 Wimbledon, '09 Australian Open, '10 US Open
Sergi Bruguera 2 1993-94 Roland Garros
Juan Carlos Ferrero 1 2003 Roland Garros
Albert Costa 1 2002 Roland Garros
Carlos Moya 1 1998 Roland Garros
Manuel Orantes 1 1975 US Open
Andres Gimeno 1 1972 Roland Garros

Note: Manuel Santana also won four pre-Open Era Grand Slam titles

HIGHEST-RANKED SPANIARDS

PlayerCareer-High Ranking
Juan Carlos Ferrero 1 (8 September 2003)
Carlos Moya 1 (15 March 1999)
Rafael Nadal 1 (18 August 2008)
Alex Corretja 2 (1 February 1999)
Manuel Orantes 2 (23 August 1973)
Sergi Bruguera 3 (1 August 1994)
David Ferrer 4 (25 February 2008)
Tommy Robredo 5 (28 August 2006)
Albert Costa 6 (22 July 2002)
Sergi Bruguera 6 (13 June 1983)

CAREER WIN-LOSS MATCH SUMMARY

SurfaceWin-LossTitles
Clay 254-95 13
Hard 178-134 3
Grass 30-19
Carpet 17-14
Total 479-262 16

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