|Country (sports) United States|
Career titles 0
Turned pro 1983
Career record 88–92
Weight 82 kg
|Prize money US$ 1,888,353|
Role Tennis Player
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Name Robert Seguso
|Born May 1, 1963 (age 52)
Minneapolis, Minnesota (1963-05-01) |
Plays Right-handed (1-handed backhand)
Education Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Residence Boca Raton, Florida, United States
Similar People Ken Flach, Carling Bassett‑Seguso, Anders Jarryd, Jana Novotna
Seguso swearing God and thunderstorm
Robert Arthur Seguso (born May 1, 1963) is a former professional tennis player from the United States. A doubles specialist, he won four Grand Slam men's doubles titles (two Wimbledon, one French Open and one US Open). He also won the men's doubles Gold Medal at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, partnering Ken Flach. Seguso reached the World No. 1 doubles ranking in 1985. He won a total of 29 career doubles titles between 1984 and 1991.
Seguso played doubles with Flach on the US Davis Cup team from 1985 to 1991, compiling a 10–2 record. He was also a member of the US team which won the World Team Cup in 1985.
Prior to turning professional, Seguso played tennis for Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, where he was an NCAA Division II singles finalist in 1982 and Division I doubles finalist in 1983.
Seguso married the Canadian tennis player Carling Bassett in 1987. The couple have five children – sons Holden John (born in 1988) and Ridley Jack (1991), and daughters Carling Junior (1992), Lennon Shy and Theodora.
Doubles performance timeline
A = did not attend tournament
NH = tournament not held