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Jiri Novak

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Jiri Novak
  • Pronounced: YEER-ee
  • Age: 39 (22.03.1975)
  • Birthplace: Zlin, Czech Republic
  • Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
  • Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed
  • Turned Pro: 1993
  • Coach: Jan Kukal
Inactive
Czech Republic

Czech Republic

As of 15.09.2014
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Ranking W-L Titles Prize Money
Career

High

5

21.10.2002

337-260 7 $7,618,613

Singles & Doubles combined

Career

High

6

09.07.2001

311-211 18 $7,618,613

Singles & Doubles combined

Began playing tennis at age six... Runner-up in singles and doubles winner at the European Championships in Lisbon in 1993... Also a QF at the Wimbledon juniors that year... Enjoys hockey and soccer... Played goalkeeper for NHL players against ATP players in annual street hockey challenge in Montreal in 2001... Played in 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympics Games... Has a 26-7 career Davis Cup record (16-5 in singles) in 16 ties since 1996... Considers forehand as best shot and clay his best surface, winning four of his five career titles on it... Wife, Katerina (married June 4, 1999); son, Jakub (born Dec. 16, 1998); twins Jiri Jr. and daughter Katerina (born May 23, 2001)... Coached by Czech Republic Davis Cup captain Jan Kukal.

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