Jaak Põldma

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Jaak Põldma
Country (sports)Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia
Born (1988-05-16) 16 May 1988 (age 30)
Tallinn, Estonia
Prize money $5,357
Singles
Career record 3–6
Career titles 0
1 Futures
Highest ranking No. 688 (27 July 2012)
Doubles
Career record 0–0
Highest ranking No. 1,067 (7 June 2010)

Jaak Põldma (born 16 May 1988) is an Estonian tennis player.

Estonia Republic in Northern Europe

Estonia, officially the Republic of Estonia, is a country in Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland with Finland on the other side, to the west by the Baltic Sea with Sweden on the other side, to the south by Latvia (343 km), and to the east by Lake Peipus and Russia (338.6 km). The territory of Estonia consists of a mainland and 2,222 islands in the Baltic Sea, covering a total area of 45,227 km2 (17,462 sq mi), water 2,839 km2 (1,096 sq mi), land area 42,388 km2 (16,366 sq mi), and is influenced by a humid continental climate. The official language of the country, Estonian, is the third most spoken Finno-Ugric language.

Tennis ball sport with racket and net

Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles). Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent's court. The object of the game is to maneuver the ball in such a way that the opponent is not able to play a valid return. The player who is unable to return the ball will not gain a point, while the opposite player will.

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He is also a member of Estonia Davis Cup team.

Career finals

Singles: 2 (1–1)

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 (0–0)
ATP Challengers (0–0)
ITF Futures (1–1)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–1)
Grass (0–0)
Titles by setting
Outdoors (1–1)
Indoors (0–0)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponentScore
Winner1.21 July 2008Estonia F1, Tallinn, EstoniaClay Flag of Sweden.svg Patrik Rosenholm 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up1.13 July 2009Estonia F1, Tallinn, EstoniaClay Flag of Estonia.svg Jürgen Zopp 6–3, 3–6, 4–6

Doubles: 2 (0–2)

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 (0–0)
ATP Challengers (0–0)
ITF Futures (0–2)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Titles by setting
Outdoors (0–2)
Indoors (0–0)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfacePartneringOpponentScore
Runner-up1.25 September 2006Mexico F15, Los Mochis, MexicoClay Flag of the United States.svg Brett Ross Flag of Italy.svg Luca Rovetta
Flag of Italy.svg Matteo Volante
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up1.13 July 2009Estonia F1, Tallinn, EstoniaClay Flag of Estonia.svg Mikk Irdoja Flag of Estonia.svg Mait Künnap
Flag of Estonia.svg Jürgen Zopp
4–6, 4–6
Association of Tennis Professionals organization of professional male tennis players

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) is a main men's tennis governing body.

International Tennis Federation governing body of world tennis

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is the governing body of world tennis, wheelchair tennis, and beach tennis. It was founded in 1913 as the International Lawn Tennis Federation by twelve national associations, and as of 2016, is affiliated with 211 national tennis associations and six regional associations.

Davis Cup annual international team competition in mens tennis

The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis. It is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and is contested annually between teams from competing countries in a knock-out format. It is described by the organisers as the "World Cup of Tennis", and the winners are referred to as the World Champion team. The competition began in 1900 as a challenge between Great Britain and the United States. By 2016, 135 nations entered teams into the competition. The most successful countries over the history of the tournament are the United States and Australia. The present champions are Croatia, who beat France to win their second title in 2018.

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