Andy Roddick

Birthplace: Omaha, NE
Current Year Record: 1-1


Andy Roddick was the top American tennis player for nearly a decade. He finished nine consecutive seasons in the Top 10 in the ATP rankings and reached No.1 in the rankings in 2003. Roddick, best known for his powerful serve, won the 2003 U.S. Open and reached 4 other Grand Slam Finals.

Career Highlights

In 2000, Roddick won two Junior Grand Slam Titles, the Junior Australian Open and the Junior U.S. Open.+He won the 2003 U.S. Open, defeating Juan Carlos Ferrero in straight sets.

In the 2009 Wimbledon final, one of his most memorable matches, Roddick held serve 37 consecutive games before falling to Rodger Federer in 5 sets.

He achieved World No.1 ranking in November 2003. Andy held the No.1 spot for 13 weeks.

During the 2004 Davis Cup Semifinals, Roddick hit the fastest recorded serve in history (at the time), 155 miles per hour.

36 Career Titles – 32 in singles; 4 in doubles