Gianni Ocleppo

Gianni Ocleppo (born 6 April 1957) is a retired Italian tennis player.

Gianni Ocleppo
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1957-04-06) 6 April 1957 (age 63)
Torino, Italy
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$325,570
Singles
Career record102–127
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 30 (7 December 1979)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open2R (1978, 1979, 1984)
Wimbledon2R (1978, 1983, 1984)
US Open3R (1978, 1980, 1983)
Doubles
Career record69–101
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 53 (5 May 1987)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open3R (1978)
Wimbledon1R (1984, 1987)
US Open1R (1984)
Team competitions
Davis CupF (1980)

Ocleppo won one ATP Tour singles title (Linz, 1981) and two doubles titles in his career. He played for Italy in the final of the 1980 Davis Cup, losing in a dead rubber to Ivan Lendl.

Ocleppo reached a career-high singles ranking of world No. 30 in December 1979. His career-high doubles ranking is world No. 53, achieved in May 1987.

He has two children by former wife Dee Ocleppo (the current wife of Tommy Hilfiger).

Career finalsEdit

Singles: 4 (1 title, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Nov 1979 Bologna, Italy Carpet (i)   Butch Walts 3–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Mar 1980 Metz, France Carpet (i)   Gene Mayer 3–6, 3–6, 0–6
Loss 0–3 Sep 1980 Bordeaux, France Carpet (i)   Mario Martínez 0–6, 5–7, 5–7
Win 1–3 Mar 1981 Linz, Austria Hard (i)   Mark Edmondson 7–5, 6–1

Doubles: 6 (2 titles, 4 runner-ups)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jun 1980 Vienna, Austria Clay   Christophe Roger-Vasselin   Pavel Složil
  Tomáš Šmíd
w/o
Win 2–0 Sep 1980 Sicily, Italy Clay   Ricardo Ycaza   Víctor Pecci
  Balázs Taróczy
6–2, 6–2
Loss 2–1 Sep 1980 Bordeaux, France Carpet (i)   Ricardo Ycaza   John Feaver
  Gilles Moretton
2–6, 3–6
Loss 2–2 Mar 1981 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Paolo Bertolucci   Balázs Taróczy
  Ismail El Shafei
7–6, 3–6, 1–6
Loss 2–3 Apr 1987 Nice, France Clay   Claudio Mezzadri   Sergio Casal
  Emilio Sánchez
3–6, 3–6
Loss 2–4 May 1987 Florence, Italy Clay   Paolo Canè   Wolfgang Popp
  Udo Riglewski
4–6, 4–6

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