Carsten Ball

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Ball, Carsten
Professional career
2005 – 2016
Date of birth 20 June 1987
Country Australia Australia

Finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

2008
United States Tunica (5 May 2008) - Peru Iván Miranda def. Australia Carsten Ball, 6-4, 6-4.
2009
United States Sarasota (11 May 2009) - Great Britain James Ward def. Australia Carsten Ball, 7-6(4), 4-6, 6-3.
United States Yuba City (1 Jun 2009) - United States Ryler DeHeart def. Australia Carsten Ball, 6-2, 3-6, 7-5.
United States Los Angeles (Jul 2009) - United States Sam Querrey def. Australia Carsten Ball, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1.
2010
United States Dallas (1 Feb 2010) - United States Ryan Sweeting def. Australia Carsten Ball, 6-4, 6-2.
United States Lexington (19 Jul 2010) - Australia Carsten Ball def. United States Jesse Levine, 6-4, 7-6(1).

Doubles[edit]

2006
Australia Caloundra (13 Nov 2006) - Australia Nathan Healey / Australia Robert Smeets def. Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Adam Feeney, 6-3, 6-2.
2007
Australia Brisbane (26 Nov 2007) - Australia Rameez Junaid / New Zealand Daniel King-Turner def. Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Adam Feeney, 3-6, 7-6(3), [10-8].
2008
Germany Wolfsburg (25 Feb 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / South Africa Izak van der Merwe def. Great Britain Richard Bloomfield / Great Britain Ken Skupski, 7-6(5), 6-3.
Mexico Mexico City (14 Apr 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Robert Smeets def. Great Britain Neil Bamford / Great Britain Joshua Goodall, 6-7(5), 6-4, [10-3].
United States Bradenton (12 May 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Lester Cook def. United States Ryler DeHeart / United States Todd Widom, 4-6, 6-3, [10-6].
United States Carson (26 May 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. United States Ryler DeHeart / New Zealand Daniel King-Turner, 6-4, 6-2.
United States Binghamton (4 Aug 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. United States Brian Battistone / United States Dann Battistone, 6-3, 6-4.
United States Nashville (3 Nov 2008) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. India Harsh Mankad / India Ashutosh Singh, 6-4, 7-5.
2009
United States Savannah (4 May 2009) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. India Harsh Mankad / United States Kaes Van't Hof, 7-6(4), 6-4.
United States Carson (25 May 2009) - India Harsh Mankad / Denmark Frederik Nielsen def. Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier, 6-4, 6-4.
United States Yuba City (1 Jun 2009) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. Australia Adam Feeney / Australia Nathan Healey, 6-3, 6-4.
United States Winnetka (29 Jun 2009) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Travis Rettenmaier def. United States Brett Joelson / United States Ryan Sweeting, 6-1, 6-2.
United States Aptos (13 Jul 2009) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. Thailand Sanchai Ratiwatana / Thailand Sonchat Ratiwatana, 6-3, 6-2.
United States Binghamton (10 Aug 2009) - South Africa Rik de Voest / United States Scott Lipsky def. Australia Carsten Ball / United States Kaes Van't Hof, 7-6(2), 6-4.
2010
United States Newport (Jul 2010) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. Mexico Santiago González / United States Travis Rettenmaier, 6-3, 6-4.
United States Aptos (12 Jul 2010) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. Australia Adam Feeney / Australia Greg Jones, 6-1, 6-3.
2011
United States Aptos (11 Jul 2011) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. United States John Paul Fruttero / South Africa Raven Klaasen, 7-6(5), 6-4.
Turkey Istanbul (12 Sep 2011) - Australia Carsten Ball / Germany Andre Begemann def. France Grégoire Burquier / Belgium Yannick Mertens, 6-2, 6-4.
United States Sacramento (3 Oct 2011) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. United States Nicholas Monroe / United States Jack Sock, 7-6(3), 1-6, [10-5].
United States Tiburon (10 Oct 2011) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. United States Steve Johnson / United States Sam Querrey, 6-1, 5-7, [10-6].
2012
United States Savannah (23 Apr 2012) - Australia Carsten Ball / United States Bobby Reynolds def. United States Travis Parrott / Germany Simon Stadler, 7-6(7), 6-4.
2013
Mexico Mexico City (15 Apr 2013) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Chris Guccione def. Australia Jordan Kerr / Australia John-Patrick Smith, 6-3, 3-6, [11-9].
United States Knoxville (4 Nov 2013) - Australia Sam Groth / Australia John-Patrick Smith def. Australia Carsten Ball / Canada Peter Polansky, 6-7(6), 6-2, [10-7].
2014
United States Tiburon (6 Oct 2014) - United States Bradley Klahn / Canada Adil Shamasdin def. Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Matt Reid, 7-5, 6-2.
2015
Australia Burnie (2 Feb 2015) - Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Matt Reid def. Moldova Radu Albot / Australia Matthew Ebden, 7-5, 6-4.
United States Lexington (27 Jul 2015) - Australia Carsten Ball / Great Britain Brydan Klein def. South Africa Dean O'Brien / South Africa Ruan Roelofse, 6-4, 7-6(4).
United States Tiburon (28 Sep 2015) - Sweden Johan Brunström / Denmark Frederik Nielsen def. Australia Carsten Ball / Australia Matt Reid, 7-6(2), 6-1.
United States Fairfield (12 Oct 2015) - Sweden Johan Brunström / Denmark Frederik Nielsen def. Australia Carsten Ball / Germany Dustin Brown, 6-3, 5-7, [10-5].
United States Las Vegas (19 Oct 2015) - Australia Carsten Ball / Germany Dustin Brown def. South Africa Dean O'Brien / South Africa Ruan Roelofse, 3-6, 6-3, [10-6].
Italy Andria (23 Nov 2015) - Switzerland Marco Chiudinelli / Germany Frank Moser def. Australia Carsten Ball / Germany Dustin Brown, 7-6(5), 7-5.

Grand Slam[edit]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 2008 2009 2010 2011
AUS 1R 1R 1R
FRA 2R
GBR 1R
USA 1R 2R 2R

Doubles[edit]

Tournament 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
AUS 2R 2R 3R 3R 1R 3R 2R
FRA 1R 1R
GBR 3R 3R 1R
USA QF 1R

Junior tour[edit]

Junior tennis career
Junior career 2002 – 2005
Country Australia Australia
Singles Win/Loss record 67–27
Doubles Win/Loss record 40–24
Combined High Ranking 9 (30 May 2005)
Singles High Ranking 775 (30 December 2002)

Finals[edit]

Doubles
United States US Open, New York City (Sep 2005) - United States Alex Clayton / United States Donald Young def. Australia Carsten Ball / Netherlands Thiemo de Bakker, 7-6(3), 4-6, 7-5.

Grand Slam[edit]

Singles
Tournament 2005
AUS QF
FRA 2R
GBR 1R
USA 1R
Doubles
Tournament 2005
AUS 1R
FRA 2R
GBR
USA F

Year-end ranking[edit]

Year 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Singles ranking 1331 951 376 203 134 153 364 479 907 1335
Doubles ranking 684 221 226 106 61 105 80 177 225 584 123 959

See also[edit]