Juan Sebastian Cabal
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- Age: 28 (25.04.1986)
- Birthplace: Cali, Colombia
- Residence: Cali, Colombia
- Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
- Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
- Plays: Right-handed
- Coach: Jeff Coetzee
As of 23.03.2015
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Singles & Doubles combined
Singles & Doubles combined
Plays with a double-handed backhand...Speaks Spanish and English...Nickname is "Sebas"...Started playing tennis aged seven, because his family lived near the Club de Tequendama...Father is Dario Guillermo Cabal, mother is Libia Maria Valdes; has one older brother, Daniel Francisco...Favourite surface is clay...Favourite shot is a forehand...Idol growing up was Pete Sampras...Made Davis Cup debut for Colombia in April 2008...Physical trainer is Javier Benet.
2014 -- With fellow Colombian Farah, the duo finish runners up at Brisbane (l. to Fyrstenberg-Nestor 10-7 in Match TB)…Reached Vina del Mar final (w/Farah), losing to Marach-Mergea in straight sets…With Farah, captured their first ATP World Tour doubles title at Rio de Janeiro (d. Marrero-Melo); they were contesting their fourth final together and third of the season…Failed to convert three match points (w/Farah) in Sao Paulo final, their third ATP World Tour final of year, versus Garcia-Lopez/Oswald in 15-13 Match TB loss…With Farah, became the first South American team to reach the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Miami final (l. to Bryans) in tournament history...They were contesting their eighth final together and fifth in 2014...Fell in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Madrid SFs, with Farah, losing to Nestor-Zimonjic…Fell in Roland Garros 1R (w/Farah), losing to Kontinen-Nieminen...Fell in Wimbledon 3R (w/Matkowski), losing to No. 1 seeds Bryans in three sets...Dropped to 1-8 in ATP World Tour finals, losing in the Bogota title match (w/Barrientos) to Groth-Guccione 11-9 in the Match TB…On 23 August, with Farah, picked up their second ATP World Tour title in their seventh team final (205 overall) at Winston-Salem (d. J. Murray-Peers)…Represented Colombia in 3-2 loss to Canada in Davis Cup World Group play-off tie, winning one point with Farah (d. Nestor/Pospisil)…
2013 -- Lost in Munich SFs (l. to Baghdatis-Butorac)…On 25 May, partnering Farah, the duo reached their first ATP World Tour team final at Nice (l. to Brunstrom-Klaasen)…Dropped to 0-3 lifetime in title matches…Partnered Farah to Bogota SFs (l. to Raja-Sharan)…
2011 - Made his tour-level debut in June at Roland Garros, partnering Schwank, where they reached the final...They beat No. 8 seeds and former finalists Moodie-Norman in 1st RD and top seeds/2003 titlist Bryans 76(4) 63 in the SFs...Became the first player from Colombia to reach a major final since Ivan Molina reached the Roland Garros mixed doubles final in 1977...Lost to Mirnyi-Nestor 76(3) 36 64 in the final...At Wimbledon, with Farrah, the duo beat Bopanna-Qureshi 21-19 in third-set...Fell to Cerretani-Marx in the 3rd RD...Reached the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati SFs with Florian Mayer (l. to Llodra-Zimonjic)...
On 15 February, with Farah, captured their third ATP World Tour team title at Sao Paulo (d. Lorenzi-Schwartzman)…In the 2014 final, they failed to convert three match points versus Garcia-Lopez/Oswald… He is now 3-8 lifetime in finals…
Reached Rio de Janeiro SFs (w/Farah), failing to convert one match points versus Klizan-Oswald in 10-7 in Match TB loss…
With Farah, reached Acapulco SFs (l. to Dodig-Melo 10-4 in Match TB)...