|Country (sports) Chile|
Name Paul Capdeville
Turned pro 2002
Career titles 0
Weight 83 kg
|Prize money $1,097,506|
Height 1.9 m
Residence Vitacura, Chile
Role Tennis player
|Born 2 April 1983 (age 32)
Santiago, Chile (1983-04-02) |
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career record 47–77 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level and in and Davis Cup)
Similar People Jorge Aguilar, Nicolas Massu, Guillermo Hormazabal, Christian Garin, Gonzalo Lama
Paul capdeville interview at 2012 farmers classic by holly contreras for juniortennisusa com
Paul Gerard Capdeville Castro (born 2 April 1983) is a Chilean former tennis player. He was born in Santiago.
- Paul capdeville interview at 2012 farmers classic by holly contreras for juniortennisusa com
- Roger federer vs paul capdeville 2nd us open 2007
- Tennis career
Roger federer vs paul capdeville 2nd us open 2007
In May 2009, he achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 76.
At the 2006 French Open, Capdeville had a shoving incident with Mario Ančić, at the end of his second round match. The two players had to be separated by the chair umpire. Ančić and Capdeville were each fined US$3,000 for the incident.
Capdeville's best showing at an ATP event to date came at the 2009 Estoril Open, where he reached the semifinals. Other notable results include the quarterfinals at Memphis (2006), Washington (2007), Indianapolis (2008) and Viña del Mar (2009).
Capdeville has won ten challenger tournaments: Bogotá (2005), Florianópolis (2007), Binghamton and Aracajú (2008), Binghamton (2009), Guayaquil (2010), Guadalajara (2011), Binghamton (2011), Santiago (2012), and São Paulo (2013).
Capdeville was part of the Chilean Davis Cup team. In his first competitive match, he beat Austria's Stefan Koubek in five sets.
Capdeville announced his retirement after playing at a Davis Cup tie against Paraguay in 2014.