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Henri Leconte

Tennis Player
Male
Born Jul 4, 1963
Age 52
Hometown Lillers
Height 6' 0'' (1.8m)

Henri Leconte is a former French professional tennis player. He reached the men's singles final at the French Open in 1988, won the French Open men's doubles title in 1984, and helped France win the Davis Cup in 1991. Leconte's career-high singles ranking was World No. 5.… Read More

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    Yahoo News - Jun 07, 2013
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    Yahoo News - Jun 04, 2013
  • Australian Open Results
    San Francisco Chronicle - Jan 21, 2013

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Henri Leconte.

CHILDHOOD

1963 Birth Born on July 4, 1963.

TEENAGE

1981 18 Years Old Leconte first came to the tennis world's attention as an outstanding junior player who won the French Open junior title in 1981.
1982 19 Years Old He turned professional that year and won his first career doubles title at Bologna, and his first top-level singles title the following year, 1982, in Stockholm. … Read More

TWENTIES

1984 21 Years Old Leconte teamed up with Yannick Noah to win the men's doubles title at the French Open in 1984. … Read More
1985 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Leconte reached his career-high doubles ranking of World No. 6 in 1985.
1986 23 Years Old 1986 saw Leconte reach two Grand Slam singles semi-finals at the French Open and Wimbledon, and attain his career-high singles ranking of world no. 5. … Read More
1988 25 Years Old In 1988, Leconte reached the men's singles final at the French Open. … Read More

THIRTIES

1993 30 Years Old Leconte won his final top-level singles title in 1993 in Halle. … Read More

FORTIES

2005 42 Years Old He participated in 2005 in the second season of La Ferme Célébrités, a TV reality game show.
2007 44 Years Old In 2007, his son Maxime also participated in the TV reality game show Secret Story, the French version of Big Brother.
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