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Ernests Gulbis Biography & Latest News

Ernests Gulbis Biography

Ernests Gulbis fondly nicknamed "The Gull" or "Ernie" is a Latvian professional tennis player. Gulbis' professional training in tennis began at the age of 12, when he was enrolled at the Niki Pilic Tennis Academy in Croatia. The highlights of his career up to 2006 included reaching the finals of the Oberstaufen Challenger and Tampere Challenger. Gulbis announced his arrival on the Grand Slam stage in the 2007 French Open by defeating the British veteran, Tim Henman. In 2008, Gulbis won his first ATP Tour doubles title at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships, teaming with Rainer Schüttler. In 2010 he won his first ATP Tour singles title in Delray Beach, defeating Ivo Karlovic in the final. He won his second ATP title in July 2011 after defeating Mardy Fish in the final of the 2011 Farmers Classic tournament. A fourth round appearance at the 2007 US Open, a quarterfinal appearance at the 2008 French Open, as well as several other ATP World Tour semifinal appearances are some of the highlights of his illustrious career. Gulbis has also played in three Davis Cup ties for Latvia in 2009, winning all seven of the rubbers in which he participated.

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French Open Round-up: Serena Williams tested; Ana Ivanovic ousted
French Open Round-up: Serena Williams tested; Ana Ivanovic ousted
18th seeded Elina Svitolina secured her first ever win over Ivanovic after seven straight losses.
French Open Round-up: 200 Slam wins for Rafael Nadal; Novak Djokovic triumphs
French Open Round-up: 200 Slam wins for Rafael Nadal; Novak Djokovic triumphs
The defending women's champion Serena Williams too had an equally comfortable day on Thursday at the 2016 French Open.
Indian Wells: Fast start for Serena, Venus exits; Hingis-Mirza win
Indian Wells: Fast start for Serena, Venus exits; Hingis-Mirza win
Third seed Agnieszka Radwanska had a great escape as she survived a match point to enter the third round
Top 5 hardest hitters in tennis at the moment
Top 5 hardest hitters in tennis at the moment
A look at the top 5 hardest hitters in tennis at the moment
Murray, Djokovic through to semis as Nadal loses to Nishikori
Murray, Djokovic through to semis as Nadal loses to Nishikori
A round-up of the latest events at the Rogers Cup, also known as the Canadian Open, currently underway in Montreal.
Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal through to quarterfinals of Montreal Masters
Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal through to quarterfinals of Montreal Masters
Top seeds reached the quarterfinals of Montreal Masters.
Roger Federer reaches Gerry Weber Open quarterfinals with a comfortable win over Ernests Gulbis
Roger Federer reaches Gerry Weber Open quarterfinals with a comfortable win over Ernests Gulbis
Roger Federer registered a straight sets win over Ernests Gulbis in the Round of 16.
Bernard Tomic rallies to beat Lukas Rosol in Monte Carlo Opener
Bernard Tomic rallies to beat Lukas Rosol in Monte Carlo Opener
Tomic, Mayer and Burgos secured their places in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Fake FB Wall: Rafael Nadal announces retirement from professional tennis
Fake FB Wall: Rafael Nadal announces retirement from professional tennis
Nine-time French Open Champion Rafael Nadal retired from professional tennis today.
Australian Open Diary: Opening Day Report
Australian Open Diary: Opening Day Report
Opening day report straight from Melbourne Park
Biggest tennis upsets of 2014
Biggest tennis upsets of 2014
In every sport, whether it is cricket, football, hockey, or even tennis, there are times when we see the underdog team or player beat the favourite an ...
Grigor Dimitrov declines offer to be alternate for ATP World Tour Finals
Grigor Dimitrov declines offer to be alternate for ATP World Tour Finals
Grigor Dimitrov, ranked 11 in the world, has declined the opportunity to go to London as an alternate. His loss to Andy Murray in the Paris Masters confirmed that he would not be able to take part in the finals as he could not reach the top 8.
5 of the strongest players in tennis
5 of the strongest players in tennis
Tennis has had a lot of great players over the years. And some of these players have been literally unstoppable when it comes to power-packed serves a ...
Wimbledon 2014: Top 5 upsets in men's singles draw so far
Wimbledon 2014: Top 5 upsets in men's singles draw so far
Although the 2014 edition of Wimbledon has seen far less upsets as compared to the previous two editions, it certainly hasn’t been completely dev ...
Luis Suarez better cover up his fangs, because Ernests Gulbis has very strong opinions about vampires!
Luis Suarez better cover up his fangs, because Ernests Gulbis has very strong opinions about vampires!
During his Wimbledon press conference, Ernests Gulbis mistakenly thinks a reporter asked him a question about vampires instead of umpires.
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