- Age: 31 (31.07.1982)
- Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
- Residence: Barcelona, Spain
- Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
- Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
- Plays: Right-handed
- Turned Pro: 1999
- Coach: Salvador Navarro - Carlos Gomez
As of 02.12.2013
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*Singles & Doubles combined
*Singles & Doubles combined
Began playing tennis aged eight with his older brother Raul, who went on to become a tennis coach with Catalan Tennis Federation…Mother, Pilar…Nicknamed “Bolet”…Enjoys playing golf, paddle tennis, surfing, listening to music and going to movies…Says if he wasn’t a tennis player he would like to be a golfer. Idol growing up was Tiger Woods…Big fan of football team F.C. Barcelona and singer Neyo…Speaks Spanish, Catalan, Italian and some English…Favourite tournaments are Indian Wells and Barcelona…Considers clay his favourite surface and forehand his best shot…Best memory in tennis is winning doubles title at 2012 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London…Practices at R.C.T Barcelona…Fitness trainer is Jordi Pratdesaba (since 2010).
2012 -- The Barcelona native teamed with countryman Granollers to compile a 40-17 record and 3-4 in finals, winning titles at ATP Masters 1000 Rome, Gstaad and year-ending Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London on debut (d. Bhupathi-Bopanna). Also finalist in Acapulco, Barcelona, Umag and Toronto. Best Grand Slam SF at US Open. Finished No. 5 in ATP Doubles Team Rankings and career-best No. 6 individually...Played all 4 Davis Cup doubles rubbers with 1-3 record as Spain reached final (l. to Czech Republic 3-2)...Put together best results on clay with titles at ATP Masters
1000 Rome (d. Kubot-Tipsarevic) and Gstaad (d. Farah-Giraldo). Also finalist in Acapulco (l. to Marrero-Verdasco), Barcelona (l. to Fyrstenberg-Matkowski) and Umag (l. to Marrero-Verdasco)...On hard courts, teamed w/Nadal for only tournament in Indian Wells and won title for 2nd time in 3 years without dropping a set in 5 matches (d. Isner-Querrey in F)...Also finalist at ATP Masters 1000 Toronto (l. to Bryans 12-10 in match TB)...Earned career-high $618,260...
2011 -- The Barcelona native started the season by winning Doha title (w/Nadal), beating Bracciali-Seppi 63 76(4)…Finished runner-up at Zagreb and Stuttgart (w/Granollers), also Estoril (w/Marrero)…
2010 -- The Barcelona native compiled his best season on ATP World Tour, concentrating solely on doubles to win three titles, compile a 37-20 match record and finish a career-best No. 15…In March, partnered with Nadal as a wild card in Indian Wells* and captured his first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 crown, defeating top seeds Nestor-Zimonjic…The duo, playing together for only fifth time, dropped one set en route to second title together (’09 Doha)…He also won titles (w/Marrero) in Estoril (d. Cuevas-Granollers) in May and in Hamburg (d. Chardy-Mathieu) in July…Reached first indoor final in Montpellier (w/Schwank) in late October…Turned in his best Grand Slam result at Roland Garros by reaching QF (w/Riba)…Played two ATP singles matches and lost in 1st RD in Estoril and Bangkok…Earned a career-high $306,407.
2009 -- Captured first ATP World Tour doubles title (w/Nadal) at Doha (d. Nestor-Zimonjic)...
Partnering fellow Spaniard Marcel Granollers, Lopez fell in the Australian Open SFs (l. to Haase-Sijsling)…
Fell in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Indian Wells 2R (l. to Peya-Soares)…Fell in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Miami SFs (l. to Qureshi-Rojer)…Fell to Marrero-Verdasco in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte-Carlo 2R…Lost in Barcelona SFs (l. to Peya-Soares)…Lost to fellow Spaniards Marrero-Verdasco in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Madrid 2R…As defending champions at ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Rome, fell in QFs (l. to Gonzalez-Lipsky)…Lost to eventual runners-up Llodra-Mahut in Roland Garros QFs…
With Granollers, knocked out in Wimbledon 1R (l. to Cabal-Farah)…On 9 August, as defending finalists lost in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Montreal QF (l. to Fyrstenberg/Matkowski)...
On 18 August, in a bid to win his ninth doubles crown, reached ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati final (l. to Bryans 10-4 in Match TB)…Partnering Granollers, fell in US Open 3R (l. to Huey-Inglot)…
Helped Spain to 5-0 Davis Cup World Group play-off win over Ukraine, partnering Nadal in doubles rubber and beating Molchanov in dead singles rubber…
With Granollers, fell in Tokyo QFs (l. to Huey-Inglot)...With Granollers, reached ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Shanghai QFs (l. to Marrero-Verdasco)…
On 21 October, qualified with Granollers for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals for the second straight year…On 22 October, partnering Granollers, lost in Valencia 1r (l. to Nieminen-Tursunov)…
With Granollers, fell in ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Paris QFs (l. to Mirnyi-Tecau)…In bid to retain Barclays ATP World Tour Finals title with Granollers, went 1-2 in round robin play in London…