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Jarkko Nieminen Biography

Jarkko Kalervo Nieminen is a Finnish professional tennis player who has won two ATP singles titles and two doubles titles in his career. Some of his best performances in Grand Slam tournaments have been reaching the quarterfinals of the 2005 US Open, the 2006 Wimbledon Championships, and the 2008 Australian Open. He embarked on the tennis journey as a junior and won his first junior Grand Slam, the U.S. Open in 1999. He made his Davis Cup debut against Italy, the same year. Jarkko Won his first Davis Cup match in 2000 and the following year, became the first Finn to reach an ATP final since Leo Palin in 1981. He hit a 38-12 Challenger record, winning four titles. He won his first ATP singles title in 2006 by defeating Mario Ančić in the final. The same year, he was also able to reach his sixth career ATP final in Stockholm. In 2007, Jarkko won his first ATP doubles title. Two years later, he defeated Stéphane Robert in the ATP Challenger tournament final in U K. He won his second doubles title with Swede Johan Brunstrom on clay courts in 2010. Recently, Jarkko won the Sydney International for his second career title against Julien Benneteau.

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Novak Djokovic advances to third round with a straight sets win over Jarkko Nieminen
Novak Djokovic advances to third round with a straight sets win over Jarkko Nieminen
Novak Djokovic won in straight sets over Jarkko Nieminen for a place in the third round.
French Open 2015: Top 5 matches to watch out for on Day 3
French Open 2015: Top 5 matches to watch out for on Day 3
Matches you shouldn't miss on Day 3 of Roland Garros.
Roger Federer registers 200th win on clay
Roger Federer registers 200th win on clay
Roger Federer reached yet another milestone in his illustrious career.
Roger Federer through to the quarter-finals of the Istanbul Open
Roger Federer through to the quarter-finals of the Istanbul Open
Federer registered a straight sets win in his first match in Istanbul.
Istanbul Open: Jarkko Nieminen sets up second round clash with Roger Federer
Istanbul Open: Jarkko Nieminen sets up second round clash with Roger Federer
Jarkko Nieminen took out Marsel Ilhan in straight sets to book a second round meeting with Roger Federer.
Shortest Tennis matches ever
Shortest Tennis matches ever
Have you ever given any thought to the shortest tennis match ever played? In 2010, the whole world was stunned as they witnessed a tennis match turn ...
2014 Madrid Masters : Tournament opens up for Rafael Nadal after Federer and Djokovic pull out and Wawrinka upset
2014 Madrid Masters : Tournament opens up for Rafael Nadal after Federer and Djokovic pull out and Wawrinka upset
2014 Madrid Masters : Tournament opens up for Rafael Nadal after Federer and Djokovic pull out and Wawrinka upset
ATP Madrid Masters: Rafael Nadal eases into third round
ATP Madrid Masters: Rafael Nadal eases into third round
ATP Madrid Masters: Rafael Nadal eases into third round
Miami Masters: Bernard Tomic suffers quickest loss in ATP history
Miami Masters: Bernard Tomic suffers quickest loss in ATP history
Bernard Tomic's lost 6-0, 6-1 to Jarkko Nieminen in 28 minutes at the Sony Open in Miami, which is officially the shortest match in ATP history.
Nishikori out of Japan Open quarters
Nishikori out of Japan Open quarters
Wimbledon 2013: The best First Round Men's matches to follow at SW19
Wimbledon 2013: The best First Round Men's matches to follow at SW19
Del Potro to face Dimitrov in Rotterdam semi-final
Del Potro to face Dimitrov in Rotterdam semi-final
Tomic knocks out defending champion Nieminen
Tomic knocks out defending champion Nieminen
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