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David Ferrer Biography

David Ferrer Ern is a Spanish professional tennis player who is World No. 5 in the ATP Rankings, the second-highest ranked Spaniard behind World No. 4 Rafael Nadal. Ferrer is known as a clay-court specialist and turned professional in 2000. He was part of the Spain Davis Cup team that won the finals in 2008, 2009 and 2011. He was also runner-up at the Tennis Masters Cup in 2007. He won his first ATP title in Bucharest in 2002. He won Challenger titles in Naples, Valencia, and Sassuolo. All of the 10 ATP match wins and 34 of 35 Challenger wins came on clay. The year 2003 saw Ferrer defeat Andre Agassi at the Rome Masters. In doubles, Ferrer won his first two ATP titles in Viña del Mar and Acapulco (with partner Ventura) and earned a career-high of US$951,772 in 2005. In 2006, he won a second career ATP title in a five-hour final in Stuttgart. A year later he captured his second title of the year and fourth of his career, beating Nicolás Almagro in the final of the Swedish Open in Båstad. On 20 April 2008, he captured his first ATP title of the year at the Open de Tenis Comunidad Valenciana. In 2010, he defeated Marcel Granollers to win the ninth career title at the Valencia Open 500. He secured his tenth title at the 2011 Heineken Open. In the Davis Cup Final in December David Ferrer won his match against Juan Martín Del Potro. He won his first tournament of 2012 in Auckland New Zealand at the Heineken Open ATP 250 and followed it up with victories at 2012 Copa Claro, Acapulco Mexico Open and 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.

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Barcelona Open: Alexander Zverev, Dominic Thiem enter third round
Barcelona Open: Alexander Zverev, Dominic Thiem enter third round
Bopanna and Cuevas lost to the top seeds.
Australian Open 2017: 8 Patchy Players Who Could Surprise You
Australian Open 2017: 8 Patchy Players Who Could Surprise You
Here's a little preview of those players who looked threatening, but bottled when it mattered most. Could they shock us in 2017?
5 tennis players who suffered a downfall in 2016
5 tennis players who suffered a downfall in 2016
All of these players have endured struggles with form and injury this year which has made them drop significantly in the rankings.
5 top tennis players who are suffering from burnout
5 top tennis players who are suffering from burnout
One player's career ended due to burn out, another has copped to it, while the remaining could possibly be suffering from burnout.
5 cricketers and their tennis equivalents
5 cricketers and their tennis equivalents
Federer, Nadal, Wawrinka, Ferrer and Kyrgios feature in this list.
Shanghai Masters 2016: Alexander Zverev upsets Marin Cilic, Juan Martin del Potro ousted
Shanghai Masters 2016: Alexander Zverev upsets Marin Cilic, Juan Martin del Potro ousted
A number of young players beat their senior rivals on court in Shanghai yesterday.
Davis Cup: Lopez, Ferrer win as Spain blank India 5-0
Davis Cup: Lopez, Ferrer win as Spain blank India 5-0
Hosting Spain a massive boost for Indian tennis: Zeeshan Ali
Hosting Spain a massive boost for Indian tennis: Zeeshan Ali
Davis Cup: Advantage Spain on opening day
Davis Cup: Advantage Spain on opening day
Davis Cup: Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan beaten as Spain blank India
Davis Cup: Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan beaten as Spain blank India
Spain were in no mood to ease off in the dead 4th and 5th rubber and won the tie 5-0!
Davis Cup 2016: India vs Spain results
Davis Cup 2016: India vs Spain results
Spain and India will spar against each other in the world group playoff stage.
Ramkumar Ramanathan fights hard but Saketh Myneni fizzles as India trail 0-2 against Spain in Davis Cup
Ramkumar Ramanathan fights hard but Saketh Myneni fizzles as India trail 0-2 against Spain in Davis Cup
Ramanathan was good but could not match up to the brilliance of Feliciano Lopez
Preview: India vs Spain at the Davis Cup 2016, Day 1
Preview: India vs Spain at the Davis Cup 2016, Day 1
Today India will play the first of their singles ties against Spain at the Davis Cup.
Spain tennis coach Conchita eyes Davis Cup title (IANS Interview)
Spain tennis coach Conchita eyes Davis Cup title (IANS Interview)
Nadal headlines strong Spain squad for Davis Cup tie against India
Nadal headlines strong Spain squad for Davis Cup tie against India
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