Anders Jarryd (SWE)

Birth date:7.13.61

Birthplace:Lidkopin, Sweden

Current Residence:Bastad, Sweden

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Highest Champions Rank:8

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BIOGRAPHY

Jarryd was a dominating force on the ATP Tour in both singles and doubles for almost two decades. During his illustrious career he captured 8 singles titles and 59 doubles titles, including 8 Grand Slam doubles titles. Jarryd also won the Davis Cup, reached the World No. 1 doubles ranking and achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 5.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

+In 1983, Jarryd won his first Grand Slam doubles title at the French Open, partnering with Hans Simonsson.

+Jarryd reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon in singles in 1985 before being knocked-out in four sets by eventual champion Boris Becker. He attained his career high singles ranking of World No. 5 in July 1985 and the World No. 1 doubles ranking.

+Jarryd won 3 of the 4 Grand Slam menís doubles titles in 1987; the Australian Open, again partnering with Stefan Edberg; the French Open, partnering with Robert Seguso and the U.S. Open, partnering with Edberg.

+In 1988, Jarryd won the menís doubles Bronze Medal at the Olympic Games and was a member of the Swedish team which won the 1988 World Team Cup.

+By winning the menís doubles title at Wimbledon in 1989, partnering with John Fitzgerald, Jarryd earned the unique distinction of holding a career Grand Slam in doubles.

+In 1991, Jarryd again captured 3 of the 4 menís Grand Slam doubles titles, partnering with Fitzgerald to win the French Open, Wimbledon and the U.S. Open.

+67 career titles: 8 in singles, 59 in doubles



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