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Kevin Curren

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Kevin Curren
  • Age: 56 (02.03.1958)
  • Birthplace: Durban, South Africa
  • Residence: Austin, TX
  • Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed
  • Turned Pro: 1979
  • Coach: Warren Jacques
Inactive
United States

United States

As of 21.04.2014
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Ranking W-L Titles Prize Money
Career

High

5

22.07.1985

339-234 5 $3,055,510

Singles & Doubles combined

Career

High

3

03.01.1983

426-247 26 $3,055,510

Singles & Doubles combined

Cracked the Top 10 for the first time in 1983, defeating Jimmy Connors en route to the semi-finals. Served 33 aces against Connors...Has one of the toughest serves in tennis, not only for its speed and kick, but for its disguise... 1979 NCAA singles champion at the University of Texas (Austin), began his doubles partnership with Steve Denton. He came to Texas upon the recommendation of Cliff Drysdale...He played in the 1981-85 Masters doubles with Denton.

He was the 1976 South African junior champion...His hobbies include photography and safaries in wildlife areas...Earned a career-high $339,427 in 1982...Broke more than a three-year title drought by winning at Frankfurt in October 1989 (d. Petr Korda). Residence: Austin, Texas (Received U.S. citizenship in 1985).

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