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Moya, Carlos

Born: 1976 AD
Currently alive, at 39 years of age.
Nationality: Spanish
Categories: Tennis Player

1976 – Born in Palma de Mallorca on the 27th of  August.

1995 – He turned professional and won his first tour title later that year in Buenos Aires.

1997 – Moyà reached his first Grand Slam final at the Australian Open, where he lost in straight sets to Pete Sampras 2-6, 3-6, 3-6.

1998 – Moyà won the French Open. He defeated fellow-Spaniard Álex Corretja in the final in straight sets 6-3, 7-5, 6-3.

1999 – In March, after finishing runner-up at Indian Wells, Moyà reached the World No. 1 singles ranking.

2001 – Moyà won the title at Umag. He also finished runner-up at Barcelona, where he lost in a four-hour, nine-minute marathon final to countryman Juan Carlos Ferrero 6-4, 5-7, 6-3, 3-6, 5-7.

2003 – Moyà captured three clay court titles.

2004 – Moyà helped Spain go one better and win the Davis Cup.

2007 – In January, Carlos Moya made it to the finals in the Medibank International Australia, and was beaten narrowly by defending champion James Blake.

2007 – In May, at the Hamburg Masters, he scored good quality wins against Mardy Fish, #12 Tomas Berdych, #9 James Blake, and #6 Novak okovi , a run which saw him reach his first Masters semifinal since 2004 Indian Wells.