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Ferdi Taygan

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Country (sports)  United States
Career titles  0
Turned pro  1977
Career record  74–120
Height  1.73 m

Prize money  $668,104
Role  Tennis Player
Plays  Right-handed
Name  Ferdi Taygan
Handed  Right-handed
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Born  December 5, 1956 (age 59) Worcester, Massachusetts (1956-12-05)
Highest ranking  No. 67 (December 26, 1979)

Ferdi Taygan (born December 5, 1956), is a former professional tennis player from the United States. He is of Turkish descent.

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Taygan enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 19 doubles titles and finished runner-up an additional 19 times. Partnering Sherwood Stewart, Taygan won the 1982 French Open doubles title. He achieved a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 8.


Ferdi Taygan is born in Massachusetts to a Turkish father and a mother of Belarus descent. His father, Beyazıt, immigrated to the USA to study civil engineering. He majored in finances.

Taygan married Kay Conaway of Birmingham, Alabama in 1983. They have two daughters: Nuray Taygan, born November 18, 1984 and Shenal Taygan, born August 6, 1988.


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