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Juan Martin del Potro Biography & Latest News

Juan Martin del Potro Biography

Juan Martín del Potro, nicknamed 'Delpo', is an Argentine professional tennis player who is currently the highest-ranked Argentine and the eighth-ranked player in the world. In 2008, he became the first player in ATP history to win his first four career titles in as many tournaments. Del Potro captured his first Grand Slam title at the 2009 US Open, defeating Nadal in the semifinal and Roger Federer in the final, becoming the first man to defeat them both in the same Grand Slam tournament. Del Potro is the only player outside of the "Big Four" - Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Andy Murray - to have won a men's Grand Slam singles title since 2005. He is also a bronze medalist in men's singles at the London Olympics in 2012. As a junior in 2002, del Potro won the Orange Bowl 14s title beating Pavel Tchekov in the final. At 16, he won consecutive titles at two Future ITF Circuit events in Santiago, Chile, including the 26th International Junior tournament. He won his third title in his home country at the ITF Circuit event in Buenos Aires. In 2008, del Potro won his first career ATP tour title at the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart and his second one a week later at the Austrian Open in Kitzbühel. In August, del Potro won his third consecutive title at the Countrywide Classic in Los Angeles. He was the top seed for the Heineken Open in Auckland, New Zealand, where he defeated American Sam Querrey to take home the title. Del Potro collected his 13th ATP World Tour Title at the 2012 Swiss Indoors in Basel.

Juan Martin del Potro Latest News & Articles

US Open 2016: Top 5 favourites to win the Men's Singles title With only five days to go before the US Open commences, let's take a look at some of the title contenders for the men's singles tournament
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Rio Olympics 2016: 10 most glorious moments of the Games Some stories began from where they were earlier left off, while some were newly scripted, others were rewritten in emphatic style.
Andy Murray is the King of Tennis right now, but can anyone look past Juan Martin del Potro's incredible story? Andy Murray won the singles gold medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and Juan Martin del Potro won a million hearts.
US storms to 24 golds at Rio Olympics (International Roundup)
Rio Olympics 2016: Rafael Nadal loses to Del Potro in semi-finals 7-5, 4-6, 6-7 The Spaniard lost in 3 sets to the big-hitting Argentine
Rio Olympics 2016, Tennis: Is this the return of Juan Martin Del Potro? Does Rio 2016 mark the return of the Gentle Giant?
Rio Olympics 2016, Tennis: Day 2 round up - Djokovic tumbles, Murray and Williams siblings lose out A look at some key results from Day 2 of the tennis at Rio 2016.
Rio 2016 Olympics, Tennis: 5 most shocking upsets from Round 1 A number of top players were eliminated from the Rio Olympics earlier than expected. Let's take a look at the biggest upsets.
Rio Olympics 2016 Day 2 Round-up: Dipa Karmakar and Michael Phelps excel, Novak Djokovic tumbles Here's a round-up of the results from Day 2 at Rio 2016.
Rio 2016: Novak Djokovic shares kind words with Juan Martin del Potro after his shock defeat The World No. 1 was knocked out by the Argentine in the first round of the games
Rio Olympics 2016, Tennis: Novak Djokovic upset by Juan Martin del Potro in first round Olympic ouster Djokovic has been ousted in the first round from Rio 2016 after a devastating game from the tall Argentine.
Rio Olympics 2016 Tennis: When Juan Martin del Potro got stranded in an elevator! Del Potro has his first round match at the Rio Olympics 2016 in a few hours against Novak Djokovic
Rio Olympics 2016: Novak Djokovic vs Juan Martin Del Potro - rekindling an old rivalry Novak Djokovic's and Juan martin Del Potro's rivalry is set to rekindle, when the 2 face off in the first round at the Rio Olympics.
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