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Dominic Thiem
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Full nameDominic Thiem
Country Austria
ResidenceLichtenworth, Austria
Born(1993-09-03) 3 September 1993 (age 20)


Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$360,680
Singles
Career record15–15 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 55 (9 June 2014)
Current rankingNo. 55 (9 June 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2014)
French Open2R (2014)
Wimbledon1R (2014)
Doubles
Career record2–3 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draws, and Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 428 (18 November 2013)
Current rankingNo. 494 (19 May 2014)
Last updated on: 12 February 2014.
Dominic Thiem (born 3 September 1993) is an Austrian tennis player.

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        Tennis career

        Juniors

        Thiem reached an ITF Junior world ranking of No. 2 (combined singles and doubles). He lost a close final match at the 2011 French Open boys' event, to Bjorn Fratangelo, 6–8 in the third. Thiem completed his junior career by winning his last three singles tournaments, culminating in taking the singles title of the prestigious Dunlop Orange Bowl.

        Singles
        Tournament20102011
        Junior Grand Slam Tournaments
        Australian OpenA2R
        French Open1RF
        Wimbledon1R3R
        US Open1R1R
        Doubles
        Tournament20102011
        Junior Grand Slam Tournaments
        Australian OpenAQF
        French Open1R1R
        Wimbledon1R1R
        US Open2RSF

        2013

        In 2013, Thiem received a wild card to the main draw in the 2013 Bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel, where he made it through to the quarterfinals by defeating the fourth seed Jürgen Melzer in the second round. He lost in the quarterfinals to Albert Montañés in straight sets. Dominic reached his second quarterfinal of the year of an ATP 250 event at the 2013 Erste Bank Open. He was given a wildcard, but lost to the top seed, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, in three tough sets.

        2014

        Dominic started off the year at the 2014 Qatar ExxonMobil Open by making it through the three rounds of qualifying to get a place in the main draw, but lost to Peter Gojowczyk in the first round. At the 2014 Australian Open, Thiem made it through the three rounds of qualifying and defeating the second seed along the way, Martin Klizan, to get a spot in the main draw. He defeated João Sousa in the first round in four sets, making it his first main-draw victory at a Grand Slam tournament. He then lost to 19th seed Kevin Anderson in straight sets.

        Thiem qualified for the 2014 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, beating Kenny de Schepper and Adrian Sikora to be in the main draw of an ATP 500 event for the first time in his career. In the first round of the main draw, Thiem beat Jarkko Nieminen in three sets to progress to the second round. In the second round, Thiem gave an impressive performance, but lost to Andy Murray in three sets, having won the second.

        At the 2014 BNP Paribas Open Thiem was seeded sixth in qualifying and made it into the main draw. He defeated American qualifier Daniel Kosakowski in the first round in his first Masters 1000. He then had his most remarkable win to date in the second round against the 21st seed and former World No. 6, Gilles Simon, in straight sets. He then lost to Julien Benneteau in two sets.

        The next week at the 2014 Sony Open Tennis he made it through the qualifying rounds again to get a spot in the main draw. He defeated Lukas Rosol in straight sets in the first round. He was defeated by the sixteenth seed, Tommy Robredo, in the second round in a tight two setter.

        Thiem received a wild card entry into the main draw of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters. But he got defeated in the first round by Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in three sets. The next week he made it through the two rounds of qualifying at the 2014 Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell. In the first round he beat veteran player, Radek Štěpánek, in straight sets. In the 2nd round, Thiem beat Marcel Granollers, before losing to Santiago Giraldo.

        At the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open, Thiem qualified for a main tour event for the 7th time in 2014. In the first round of the main draw, he beat Dmitry Tursunov 6-4 6-2 to progress to the 2nd round where he had the biggest win of his career when he defeated the world number 3 Stanislas Wawrinka in three sets. Thiem started his campaign at the 2014 French Open by beating Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-4 7-6 6-2. In the second round he faced world number 1 and the defending champion Rafael Nadal but was defeated in straight sets 2-6 2-6 3-6.

        Thiem next played at the 2014 Aegon Championships in London but lost in the first round to David Goffin 4-6, 2-6. He suffered a second consecutive first-round loss on grass when he was defeated by Australian qualifier Luke Saville at the 2014 Wimbledon Championships. Thiem lost 5-7, 4-6, 6-3, 4-6.

        Singles performance timeline



        Key

        W F SFQF#RRRLQ (Q#)APZ#POSF-BFSGNMSNH
        Won tournament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Round 4, 3, 2, 1; competed at a Round Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent from tournament event; played in a Davis Cup Zonal Group (with its number indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, silver (F or S) or gold medal at the Olympics; a downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament (Not a Masters Series); or a tournament that was Not Held in a given year.

        To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated either at the conclusion of a tournament, or when the player's participation in the tournament has ended.

        Current till 2014 French Open.
        Tournament2014SRW–LWin %
        Grand Slam tournaments
        Australian Open2R0 / 11–150.00
        French Open2R0 / 11–150.00
        Wimbledon1R0 / 10–10.00
        US Open0 / 00–00.00
        Win–Loss2–30 / 32–340.00
        ATP World Tour Masters 1000
        Indian Wells Masters3R0 / 12–166.67
        Miami Masters2R0 / 11–150.00
        Monte Carlo Masters1R0 / 10–10.00
        Madrid Masters3R0 / 12–0100.00
        Rome MastersA0 / 00–00.00
        Canada Masters0 / 00–00.00
        Cincinnati Masters0 / 00–00.00
        Shanghai Masters0 / 00–00.00
        Paris Masters0 / 00–00.00
        Win–Loss5–30 / 45–362.50
        Career statistics
        Titles–Finals0–00 / 00–00.00
        Year End Ranking$297,535

        Career titles

        Singles (7)

        Legend (Singles)
        Challengers (2)
        Futures (5)
        No.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponentScore
        1.May 13, 2012Czech Republic Czech Republic F1ClayAustria Marc Rath6-2, 6-4
        2.November 25, 2012Morocco Morocco F9ClayItaly Alberto Brizzi6-3, 6-1
        3.December 2, 2012Morocco Morocco F10ClayItaly Riccardo Bellotti7–6(7–4), 6–1
        4.March 31, 2013Croatia Croatia F6ClaySpain Pere Riba2-6 6-3 3-1 Ret.
        5.August 25, 2013Italy Italy F22ClaySlovakia Norbert Gombos6-1, 6-4
        6.September 22, 2013Morocco Kenitra, MoroccoClayRussia Teymuraz Gabashvili7–6(7–4), 5–1 ret.
        7.November 3, 2013Morocco Casablanca, MoroccoClayItaly Potito Starace6–2, 7-5

        Top 10 wins per season

        Season2014
        Wins1

        Wins over top 10s per season

        #PlayerRankEventSurfaceRdScore
        2014
        1.Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka3Madrid, SpainClay2R1–6, 6–2, 6–4

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