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Robin Soderling Biography

Robin Bo Carl Soderlingis a professional tennis player from Sweden. He is a former World No. 4 in the ATP rankings, a career-high he reached in November 2010. Soderlingfirst came to prominence at the 2009 French Open, where he became the first (and, as of 2013, only) player to defeatRafael Nadal at the tournament. Nadal had previously never lost at the tournament since his debut in 2005 and was the four-time defending champion. Soderling reached successive French Open finals in 2009 and 2010. In both tournaments, he defeated the defending champion and No. 1 seed en route to the final -Rafael Nadal in 2009 (becoming the first and, to date, only player to defeat Nadal at the French Open), and Roger Federer in 2010 (ending Federer's record streak of 23 consecutive Grand Slam semifinals). Due to his impressive statistics, he has also won one Masters 1000 event, the 2010 Paris Masters. Following injuries and illness, Soderlinghas not competed since the 2011 Swedish Open in July 2011.

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Robin Soderling retires from professional tennis
Robin Soderling retires from professional tennis
The Swedish ace played his last match in 2011 and has previously defeated the likes of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
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
Rafael Nadal vows to bounce back at French Open
Rafael Nadal vows to bounce back at French Open
Rafael Nadal thanks the crowd for their support after the quarterfinal at Roland Garros Paris, June 4 (IANS) 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Na ...
Rafael Nadal's tryst with Roland Garros
Rafael Nadal's tryst with Roland Garros
Rafael Nadal has defied odds time and again to emerge triumphant at Roland Garros.
Rafael Nadal's decade at the French Open - 2005-14
Rafael Nadal's decade at the French Open - 2005-14
With 46 titles on clay, Rafael Nadal is only three shy of Guillermo Vilas’s record of 49 titles on the surface. However, the Argentine legend wo ...
2015 season set to begin on a high with top ranked players preparing for the Australian Open
2015 season set to begin on a high with top ranked players preparing for the Australian Open
As the new year dawns upon us, all the players are getting ready and warming up for what could be one of the most exciting seasons for tennis. Lets take a look at how the top players are scheduled for the beginning of the year
5 reasons to look forward to 2015
5 reasons to look forward to 2015
2014 has been an exciting year for tennis. We saw two new Grand Slam champions being crowned at the Australian Open and the U.S Open and we have seen ...
Humor: How to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open
Humor: How to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open
Players took to WhatsApp to discuss ways to beat the King of Clay Rafa Nadal at the French Open.
6 most injury prone men's tennis players in recent times
6 most injury prone men's tennis players in recent times
Injuries are something which are inevitable and can completely destroy a talented player's career. We have seen many a budding new prospect or som ...
6 biggest upsets over Rafael Nadal
6 biggest upsets over Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal is one of the greatest players of all time. The Spaniard has won 14 Grand Slam titles and is tied in second position with American legend ...
Top 10 upsets in Grand Slam tennis since 2000
Top 10 upsets in Grand Slam tennis since 2000
Upsets are always aplenty at the Grand Slams in tennis and it is almost always a shock when an unknown player or an underdog player takes out a highly ...
The other Swiss steps out of Roger Federer's shadows - The coming of age of Stanislas Wawrinka
The other Swiss steps out of Roger Federer's shadows - The coming of age of Stanislas Wawrinka
The other Swiss steps out of Roger Federer's shadows - The coming of age of Stanislas Wawrinka
Robin Soderling becomes director of Stockholm Open; dismisses retirement rumours
Robin Soderling becomes director of Stockholm Open; dismisses retirement rumours
Despite not playing any tennis since 2011, Robin Soderling has dismissed retirement rumours, in the meantime becoming director of Stockholm Open.
Behind the Baseline - Top 5 Contemporary coaches
Behind the Baseline - Top 5 Contemporary coaches
Video: King of 4 aces in a row – Roger Federer – Part 2
Video: King of 4 aces in a row – Roger Federer – Part 2
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