Fernando Verdasco

Tennis Player
Born Nov 15, 1983

Fernando Verdasco Carmona is a professional tennis player. His career-high singles ranking is World No. 7, achieved in April 2009. Verdasco started playing tennis at four years of age and had a full-time coach when he was eight. As of 2009, Verdasco has been working in Las Vegas with Andre Agassi and his team, including Darren Cahill (Agassi's former coach) and Gil Reyes (Agassi's fitness coach).… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Fernando Verdasco.


1983 Birth Born on November 15, 1983.


2002 18 Years Old 1 More Event
He turned professional in 2002, finishing as world No. 464. 2002 was a good year for him, as he won his first Futures category title in Spain F1 and was runner-up in Spain F3. … Read More
2003 19 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2003, Verdasco played his first Masters Series tournament (Miami Masters). … Read More


2005 - 2007 2 More Events
2008 24 Years Old …  Verdasco was the 13th seed at the US Open in 2008, and lost to the 23rd seed Andreev in the third round. … Read More
…  His best performance in a Grand Slam was making the semifinals of the 2009 Australian Open, where he lost to compatriot and eventual champion Rafael Nadal in five sets. … Read More
He arrived late at the 2010 Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis, and as a result, he was ousted in the opening round by Jérémy Chardy. … Read More
Verdasco started the year losing in the first round of the Brisbane International to Benjamin Becker. He then failed to defend his title at the exhibition tournament, the 2011 Kooyong Classic, losing to Gaël Monfils in the first round.
Verdasco lost in the first round of the 2012 Australian Open to Australian Bernard Tomic in five sets. … Read More
In 2013, he was healthy again and achieved significantly better results.


At the 2014 Indian Wells Masters, Verdasco defeated eight-seeded Richard Gasquet to reach quarter-finals, where he lost to John Isner.
2015 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Verdasco began the year at the 2015 Qatar ExxonMobil Open defeating Teymuraz Gabashvili in the first round before losing to eventual champion David Ferrer in straight sets.
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