Gonzalo Escobar

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Gonzalo Escobar
Full nameGonzalo Escobar
Country (sports)Flag of Ecuador.svg  Ecuador
Residence Manta, Ecuador
Born (1989-01-20) 20 January 1989 (age 32)
Manta, Ecuador
PlaysLeft-handed (two–handed backhand)
Prize money$288,933
Singles
Career record4–5 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
0 Challenger, 6 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 281 (15 June 2015)
Current rankingNo. 495 (31 May 2021)
Doubles
Career record32–22 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 48 (3 May 2021)
Current rankingNo. 49 (24 May 2021)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (2021)
French Open 1R (2020, 2021)
Last updated on: 31 May 2021.

Gonzalo Escobar (American Spanish:  [ɡonˈsalo eskoˈβaɾ] ; born 20 January 1989, in Manta) is an Ecuadorian tennis player.

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Escobar has a career high ATP singles ranking of 281 achieved on 15 June 2015. In doubles he has won two titles with Uruguayan partner Ariel Behar. His career-high doubles ranking is World No. 48, achieved on 3 May 2021.

Playing for Ecuador in Davis Cup, Escobar has a W/L record of 8–5.

ATP career finals

Doubles: 5 (2 titles, 3 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–0)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (2–3)
Titles by surface
Hard (1–0)
Clay (1–2)
Grass (0–1)
Titles by setting
Outdoor (2–3)
Indoor (0–0)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Win1–0 Jan 2021 Delray Beach Open,
United States
250 SeriesHard Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of the United States.svg Christian Harrison
Flag of the United States.svg Ryan Harrison
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4), [10–4]
Loss1–1 Mar 2021 Argentina Open,
Argentina
250 SeriesClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg Tomislav Brkić
Flag of Serbia.svg Nikola Ćaćić
3–6, 5–7
Win2–1 Apr 2021 Andalucía Open,
Spain
250 SeriesClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg Tomislav Brkić
Flag of Serbia.svg Nikola Ćaćić
6–2, 6–4
Loss2–2 Apr 2021 Serbia Open,
Serbia
250 SeriesClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Croatia.svg Ivan Sabanov
Flag of Croatia.svg Matej Sabanov
3–6, 6–7(5–7)
Loss2–3 Jun 2021 Stuttgart Open,
Germany
250 SeriesGrass Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Brazil.svg Marcelo Demoliner
Flag of Mexico.svg Santiago González
6–4, 3–6, [8–10]

Challenger and Futures finals

Singles: 14 (6–8)

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–1)
ITF Futures Tour (6–7)
Titles by Surface
Hard (2–5)
Clay (4–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfaceOpponentScore
Loss0–1Aug 2009Ecuador F1, Guayaquil FuturesHard Flag of Ecuador.svg Emilio Gómez 3–6, 2–6
Loss0–2Aug 2013Ecuador F1, Guayaquil FuturesClay Flag of Ecuador.svg Emilio Gómez 5–7, 6–7(3–7)
Win1–2Aug 2014Ecuador F1, Guayaquil FuturesClay Flag of Ecuador.svg Roberto Quiroz 6–2, 6–2
Win2–2Aug 2014Ecuador F2, Guayaquil FuturesHard Flag of Ecuador.svg Iván Endara 6–3, 7–5
Win3–2Aug 2014Ecuador F3, Quito FuturesClay Flag of the United States.svg Jean-Yves Aubone4–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–3
Win4–2Sep 2014Ecuador F5, Quito FuturesClay Flag of Peru.svg Mauricio Echazú 6–2, 6–1
Loss4–3Oct 2014Peru F8, Lima FuturesClay Flag of Peru.svg Duilio Beretta 0–6, 4–6
Win5–3Aug 2015Canada F7, Winnipeg FuturesHard Flag of South Africa.svg Fritz Wolmarans 7–6(7–4), 6–0
Loss5–4Sep 2015Canada F8, Calgary FuturesHard Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Frank Dancevic 4–6, 3–6
Win6–4May 2017Italy F14, Frascati FuturesClay Flag of Croatia.svg Viktor Galović 6–1, 6–2
Loss6–5Sep 2017Bolivia F1, La Paz FuturesClay Flag of Argentina.svg Juan Ignacio Galarza6–6 ret.
Loss6–6Dec 2017Mexico F7, Metepec FuturesHard Flag of Switzerland.svg Marc-Andrea Hüsler 3–6, 4–6
Loss6–7Dec 2017Mexico F8, Cancún FuturesHard Flag of Monaco.svg Lucas Catarina 4–6, 6–7(2–7)
Loss6–8 Feb 2019 Morelos, MexicoChallengerHard Flag of Argentina.svg Matías Franco Descotte 1–6, 4–6

Doubles: 36 (18–18)

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (10–12)
ITF Futures Tour (8–6)
Titles by Surface
Hard (7–8)
Clay (11–10)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Loss0–1Jun 2014USA F17, Oklahoma City FuturesHard Flag of Venezuela.svg Jesús Bandrés Flag of the United States.svg Mackenzie McDonald
Flag of the United States.svg Martin Redlicki
6–4, 6–7(3–7), [8–10]
Win1–1Aug 2014Ecuador F1, Guayaquil FuturesClay Flag of the United States.svg Jean-Yves Aubone Flag of Ecuador.svg Iván Endara
Flag of Brazil.svg Caio Silva
7–6(8–6), 6–2
Win2–1Aug 2014Ecuador F3, Quito FuturesClay Flag of Peru.svg Rodrigo Sánchez Flag of Brazil.svg Caio Silva
Flag of Brazil.svg Thales Turini
6–1, 6–0
Win3–1Oct 2014Peru F8, Lima FuturesClay Flag of Ecuador.svg Emilio Gómez Flag of Brazil.svg Eduardo Dischinger
Flag of Brazil.svg Tiago Lopes
6–3, 6–2
Loss3–2Aug 2015Canada F7, Winnipeg FuturesHard Flag of Japan.svg Sora Fukuda Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez
Flag of Mexico.svg Luis Patiño
4–6, 3–6
Win4–2May 2016USA F16, Tampa FuturesClay Flag of Ecuador.svg Roberto Quiroz Flag of Serbia.svg Miomir Kecmanović
Flag of Germany.svg Jonas Lütjen
6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Loss4–3 Sep 2016 Barranquilla, ColombiaChallengerClay Flag of Ecuador.svg Roberto Quiroz Flag of Colombia.svg Alejandro Falla
Flag of Colombia.svg Eduardo Struvay
4–6, 5–7
Loss4–4 Nov 2016 Bogotá, ColombiaChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of El Salvador.svg Marcelo Arévalo
Flag of Peru.svg Sergio Galdós
4–6, 1–6
Loss4–5Jan 2017USA F5, Weston FuturesClay Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez Flag of Argentina.svg Facundo Argüello
Flag of Argentina.svg Juan Ignacio Londero
4–6, 7–6(7–1), [12–14]
Loss4–6Jun 2017Italy F15, Reggio Emilia FuturesClay Flag of the United States.svg Alexander Centenari Flag of Poland.svg Grzegorz Panfil
Flag of Croatia.svg Ante Pavić
1–6, 6–7(4–7)
Loss4–7Nov 2017Mexico F6, Monterrey FuturesHard Flag of Bolivia.svg Federico Zeballos Flag of Switzerland.svg Marc-Andrea Hüsler
Flag of Switzerland.svg Jessy Kalambay
6–7(5–7), 4–6
Win5–7Dec 2017Mexico F7, Metepec FuturesHard Flag of Mexico.svg Manuel Sánchez Flag of the United States.svg John Paul Fruttero
Flag of the United States.svg Thai-Son Kwiatkowski
6–3, 6–3
Win6–7Dec 2017Mexico F8, Cancún FuturesHard Flag of Brazil.svg Bruno Sant'Anna Flag of Bolivia.svg Boris Arias
Flag of Bolivia.svg Federico Zeballos
1–6, 6–3, [10–4]
Win7–7Mar 2018Croatia F2, Poreč FuturesClay Flag of Brazil.svg Bruno Sant'Anna Flag of Croatia.svg Ivan Sabanov
Flag of Croatia.svg Matej Sabanov
6–4, 5–7, [11–9]
Win8–7 Apr 2018 León, MexicoChallengerHard Flag of Mexico.svg Manuel Sánchez Flag of Australia (converted).svg Bradley Mousley
Flag of Australia (converted).svg John-Patrick Smith
6–4, 6–4
Loss8–8Jun 2018Romania F2, Bacău FuturesClay Flag of Hungary.svg Gábor Borsos Flag of Argentina.svg Franco Agamenone
Flag of Argentina.svg Hernán Casanova
2–6, 3–6
Loss8–9 Jul 2018 Milan, ItalyChallengerClay Flag of Brazil.svg Fernando Romboli Flag of Italy.svg Julian Ocleppo
Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Vavassori
6–4, 1–6, [9–11]
Loss8–10 Jul 2018 Recanati, ItalyChallengerHard Flag of Brazil.svg Fernando Romboli Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Gong Maoxin
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Ze
6–2, 6–7(5–7), [8–10]
Win9–10Aug 2018Italy F21, Bolzano FuturesClay Flag of Argentina.svg Hernán Casanova Flag of Brazil.svg Wilson Leite
Flag of Brazil.svg Bruno Sant'Anna
7–5, 6–2
Loss9–11 Sep 2018 Columbus, USAChallengerHard (i) Flag of Ecuador.svg Roberto Quiroz Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Peter Polansky
Flag of the United States.svg Tommy Paul
3–6, 3–6
Loss9–12 Oct 2018 Lima, PeruChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Argentina.svg Guido Andreozzi
Flag of Argentina.svg Guillermo Durán
6–2, 6–7(5–7), [5–10]
Loss9–13 Feb 2019 Morelos, MexicoChallengerHard Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez Flag of Sweden.svg André Göransson
Flag of Switzerland.svg Marc-Andrea Hüsler
3–6, 6–3, [9–11]
Loss9–14 May 2019 Puerto Vallarta, MexicoChallengerHard Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez Flag of Australia (converted).svg Matt Reid
Flag of Australia (converted).svg John-Patrick Smith
6–7(10–12), 3–6
Win10–14 May 2019 Jerusalem, IsraelChallengerHard Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of the United States.svg Evan King
Flag of Italy.svg Julian Ocleppo
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Loss10–15 Jun 2019 Parma, ItalyChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Lithuania.svg Laurynas Grigelis
Flag of Italy.svg Andrea Pellegrino
6–1, 3–6, [7–10]
Win11–15 Jul 2019 Prague, Czech RepublicChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Andrey Golubev
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Aleksandr Nedovyesov
6–7(4–7), 7–5, [10–8]
Win12–15 Sep 2019 Genoa, ItalyChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Argentina.svg Guido Andreozzi
Flag of Argentina.svg Andrés Molteni
3–6, 6–4, [10–3]
Win13–15 Oct 2019 Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic
ChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Brazil.svg Orlando Luz
Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [12–10]
Win14–15 Oct 2019 Lima, PeruChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Brazil.svg Felipe Meligeni Alves
Flag of Venezuela.svg Luis David Martínez
2–6, 6–2, [3–10]
Win15–15 Nov 2019 Guayaquil, EcuadorChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Brazil.svg Pedro Sakamoto
Flag of Brazil.svg Thiago Seyboth Wild
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)
Loss15–16 Nov 2019 Houston, USAChallengerHard Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Israel.svg Jonathan Erlich
Flag of Mexico.svg Santiago González
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Win16–16 Jan 2020 Bangkok, ThailandChallengerHard Flag of Mexico.svg Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Ze
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Gong Maoxin
6-3, 6-3
Win17–16 Jan 2020 Newport Beach, USAChallengerHard Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Croatia.svg Antonio Šančić
Flag of Austria.svg Tristan-Samuel Weissborn
6–2, 6-4
Loss17–17 Sep 2020 Aix-en-Provence, FranceChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of Argentina.svg Andres Molteni
Flag of Monaco.svg Hugo Nys
4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Loss17–18 Oct 2020 Parma, ItalyChallengerClay Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of El Salvador.svg Marcelo Arévalo
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg Tomislav Brkić
4–6, 4-6
Win18–18 Oct 2020 Istanbul, TurkeyChallengerHard Flag of Uruguay.svg Ariel Behar Flag of the United States.svg Robert Galloway
Flag of the United States.svg Nathaniel Lammons
4–6, 6–3, [10–7]


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