Łukasz Kubot is a professional male tennis player from Poland. Kubot reached his highest singles ranking of World No. 41 on April 12, 2010. In 2007 two main-draw wins of Kubot's profile came in Davis Cup ties. Kubot started 2009 by competing in the qualifying rounds of Qatar ExxonMobil Open and the Australian Open. He became the first Pole to reach an ATP final in 26 years. . He also reached the doubles final at the same event partnering Oliver Marach, which he won. In Beijing, he recorded the biggest win of his career by upsetting Andy Roddick in the very first round. In doubles, he won the 2009 Grand Prix Hassan II, the 2009 Serbia Open, and the 2009 Bank Austria-TennisTrophy, all with his regular doubles partner Oliver Marach. At the 2011 French Open, Kubot was down two sets to none in his first-round match against 12th seed Nicolas Almagro. He won the match in five sets. He earned the nickname "Lukasz the Lionhearted" for his aggressive style of play. In 2012., In doubles, he made three finals, including the Masters 1000 event in Rome, partnering Janko Tipsarevic. He won the tournament in Stuttgart, partnering Jeremy Chardy.