Jonathan Smith (tennis)

Jonathan Smith (born 29 January 1955) is a former professional tennis player. He was born in Exeter, England.

Jonathan Smith
Country (sports) Great Britain
Born (1955-01-29) 29 January 1955 (age 65)
Exeter, United Kingdom
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$7,784
Singles
Career record38–73
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 47 (17 January 1983)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1980)
Wimbledon3R (1977)
US Open1R (1981)
Doubles
Career record76–96
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 98 (3 January 1983)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (1978)
French Open3R (1985)
Wimbledon3R (1976)
US Open2R (1978)

Smith enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 2 doubles titles. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 98 in 1983.

Career finalsEdit

Doubles (2 titles, 5 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 1977 Auckland, New Zealand Grass   Peter Langsford   Chris Lewis
  Russell Simpson
6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 1979 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Andrew Jarrett   Bernard Mitton
  Kim Warwick
3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 1980 Bournemouth, England Clay   Andrew Jarrett   Eddie Edwards
  Craig Edwards
3–6, 7–6, 6–8
Runner-up 4. 1981 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i)   Andrew Jarrett   Ilie Năstase
  Yannick Noah
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 1982 Adelaide-2, Australia Grass   Andrew Jarrett   Mark Edmondson
  Kim Warwick
5–7, 6–4, 6–7
Winner 1. 1982 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Andrew Jarrett   Larry Stefanki
  Robert Van't Hof
7–5, 7–6
Winner 2. 1982 Melbourne Outdoor, Australia Grass   Eddie Edwards   Broderick Dyke
  Wayne Hampson
7–6, 6–3

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