|Born||23 January 1982|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Highest ranking||No. 831 (26 November 2007)|
|Highest ranking||No. 39 (28 April 2008)|
|Current ranking||No. 113 (5 November 2018)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||1R (2008, 2011, 2013, 2018)|
|French Open||1R (2008, 2013)|
|US Open||1R (2008, 2012)|
|Other doubles tournaments|
|Olympic Games||1R (2016)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Last updated on: 5 November 2018.|
Sanchai Ratiwatana (Thai : สรรค์ชัย รติวัฒน์, pronounced [sǎn.tɕʰāi rá.tì.wát] ), nicknamed Tong (ต้อง, [tɔ̂ŋ] ; born January 23, 1982 in Bangkok), is a professional tennis player from Thailand. He turned professional in 2004.
In 2007, Sanchai and his twin brother Sonchat Ratiwatana won their first ATP doubles title in Bangkok. They won their second title at the Chennai Open in India in 2008.
He reached World No. 39, his best doubles ranking, on 28 April 2008.
|Win||1–0||Sep 2007||Thailand Open, Thailand||International||Hard (i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Michaël Llodra |
|3–6, 7–5, [10–7]|
|Win||2–0||Jan 2008||Chennai Open, India||International||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Marcos Baghdatis |
|Loss||2–1||Feb 2008||U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships, US||Intl. Gold||Hard (i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Mahesh Bhupathi |
|Win||1–0||Oct 2003||Dharwad, India||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Prakash Amritraj |
Rik de Voest
|3–6, 6–3, 7–5|
|Win||2–0||Apr 2004||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Satoshi Iwabuchi |
|6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–1), 6–4|
|Win||3–0||Aug 2004||Belo Horizonte, Brazil||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Marcos Daniel |
|Win||4–0||Nov 2004||Reunion Island, Réunion||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Michel Kratochvil |
|Loss||4–1||Jan 2005||Waikoloa, United States||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| André Sá |
|6–7(2–7), 6–3, 6–7(2–7)|
|Win||5–1||Feb 2005||Cherbourg, France||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jean-Christophe Faurel |
|Loss||5–2||Nov 2005||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Ashley Fisher |
|Loss||5–3||Mar 2006||Cherbourg, France||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jean-François Bachelot |
|Win||6–3||Apr 2006||Chikmagalur, India||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Lu Yen-hsun |
|Loss||6–4||Apr 2006||Dharwad, India||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Kamil Čapkovič |
|Win||7–4||May 2006||Fergana, Uzbekistan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Alexey Kedryuk |
|6–7(7–9), 7–6(7–3), [14–12]|
|Win||8–4||Jul 2006||Lexington, United States||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| John Isner |
|7–6(7–5), 4–6, [10–6]|
|Loss||8–5||Nov 2006||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Alexander Peya |
|7–6(7–3), 3–6, [6–10]|
|Win||9–5||Mar 2007||Kyoto, Japan||Carpet(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Rajeev Ram |
|Win||10–5||May 2007||San Remo, Italy||Clay||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Steve Darcis |
|Win||11–5||Jun 2007||Lugano, Switzerland||Clay||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jean-Claude Scherrer |
|Win||12–5||Jul 2007||Granby, Canada||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Satoshi Iwabuchi |
|Loss||12–6||Oct 2007||Seoul, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Rik de Voest |
|Loss||12–7||Oct 2008||Seoul, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Łukasz Kubot |
|5–7, 6–4, [6–10]|
|Win||13–7||Jan 2009||Salinas, Ecuador||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Juan Pablo Brzezicki |
|Win||14–7||Feb 2009||Wrocław, Poland||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Benedikt Dorsch |
|6–4, 3–6, [10–8]|
|Win||15–7||Mar 2009||Melbourne, Australia||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Chen Ti |
|7–6(7–5), 5–7, [10–7]|
|Loss||15–8||Mar 2009||Khorat, Thailand||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Rohan Bopanna |
|6–3, 6–7(5–7), [5–10]|
|Win||16–8||Apr 2009||Mexico City, Mexico||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Víctor Estrella Burgos |
|Win||17–8||May 2009||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Tasuku Iwami |
|Loss||17–9||Jul 2009||Aptos, United States||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Carsten Ball |
|Loss||17–10||Nov 2009||Seoul, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Rik de Voest |
|6–7(5–7), 6–3, [6–10]|
|Loss||17–11||Dec 2009||Salzburg, Austria||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Philipp Marx |
|Loss||17–12||Jan 2010||Salinas, Ecuador||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jonathan Marray |
|Win||18–12||Jan 2010||Heilbronn, Germany||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Mario Ančić |
|Loss||18–13||Aug 2010||Granby, Canada||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Frederik Nielsen |
|6–4, 4–6, [6–10]|
|Win||19–13||Sep 2010||Bangkok, Thailand||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Frederik Nielsen |
|Loss||19–14||Nov 2010||Eckental, Germany||Carpet(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Scott Lipsky |
|7–6(7–2), 4–6, [4–10]|
|Loss||19–15||Jan 2011||Singapore, Singapore||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Scott Lipsky |
|7–5, 1–6, [8–10]|
|Loss||19–16||Mar 2011||Guangzhou, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Michail Elgin |
|Win||20–16||Aug 2011||Beijing, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Harri Heliövaara |
|6–7(4–7), 6–3, [10–3]|
|Win||21–16||Sep 2011||Shanghai, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Fritz Wolmarans |
|Win||22–16||Oct 2011||Seoul, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Purav Raja |
|Win||23–16||Jan 2012||Nouméa, New Caledonia||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Axel Michon |
|Win||24–16||Feb 2012||Kazan, Russia||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Aliaksandr Bury |
|Win||25–16||Mar 2012||Kyoto, Japan||Carpet(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Hsieh Cheng-peng |
|Loss||25–17||May 2012||Fergana, Uzbekistan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Raven Klaasen |
Izak van der Merwe
|Win||26–17||Jul 2012||Anning, China||Clay||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Ruan Roelofse |
|4–6, 7–6(7–1), [13–11]|
|Win||27–17||Jul 2012||Wuhan, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Adam Feeney |
|6–4, 2–6, [10–8]|
|Win||28–17||Aug 2012||Beijing, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Yuki Bhambri |
|7–6(7–3), 2–6, [10–6]|
|Win||29–17||Sep 2012||Shanghai, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Yuki Bhambri |
|Win||30–17||Sep 2012||Ningbo, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Gong Maoxin |
|Loss||30–18||Nov 2012||Yokohama, Japan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Prakash Amritraj |
|Win||31–18||Mar 2013||Cherbourg, France||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Philipp Marx |
|Win||32–18||Jun 2013||Nottingham, United Kingdom||Grass||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Purav Raja |
|7–6(7–5), 6–7(3–7), [10–8]|
|Loss||32–19||Jul 2013||Eskişehir, Turkey||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Marin Draganja |
|3–6, 6–3, [7–10]|
|Win||33–19||Sep 2013||Shanghai, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Lee Hsin-han |
|Loss||33–20||Nov 2013||Yokohama, Japan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Bradley Klahn |
|Loss||33–21||Feb 2014||New Delhi, India||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Saketh Myneni |
|Win||34–21||Mar 2014||Guangzhou, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Lee Hsin-han |
|Loss||34–22||Mar 2014||Kyoto, Japan||Carpet(i)||Michael Venus|| Purav Raja |
|7–5, 6–7(3–7), [4–10]|
|Win||35–22||May 2014||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jamie Delgado |
|Loss||35–23||Oct 2014||Pune, India||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Saketh Myneni |
|Loss||35–24||May 2015||Taipei, Chinese Taipei||Carpet(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Matthew Ebden |
|Win||36–24||May 2015||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Nam Ji-sung |
|7–6(7–2), 3–6, [10–7]|
|Win||37–24||Nov 2015||Kobe, Japan||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Chen Ti |
|6–4, 2–6, [11–9]|
|Win||38–24||Nov 2015||Yokohama, Japan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Riccardo Ghedin |
|Loss||38–25||Mar 2016||Guangzhou, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Alexander Kudryavtsev |
|Win||39–25||Apr 2016||Gwangju, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Frederik Nielsen |
|Loss||39–26||May 2016||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Sam Groth |
|6–4, 1–6, [7–10]|
|Loss||39–27||Sep 2016||Bangkok, Thailand||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Wishaya Trongcharoenchaikul |
|Win||40–27||Sep 2016||Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Hsieh Cheng-peng |
|Win||41–27||Oct 2016||Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan |
|Win||42–27||Jan 2017||Bangkok, Thailand||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Sadio Doumbia |
|Win||43–27||Feb 2017||Kyoto, Japan||Hard(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Ruben Bemelmans |
Joris De Loore
|4–6, 6–4, [10–7]|
|Win||44–27||Mar 2017||Shenzhen, China||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Hsieh Cheng-peng |
|6–2, 6–7(5–7), [10–6]|
|Loss||44–28||Apr 2017||Taipei, Chinese Taipei||Carpet(i)||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Marco Chiudinelli |
|6–4, 2–6, [5–10]|
|Loss||44–29||May 2017||Busan, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Hsieh Cheng-peng |
|5–7, 6–4, [8–10]|
|Win||45–29||Jul 2017||Winnetka, United States||Hard||Christopher Rungkat|| Bradley Klahn |
|Win||46–29||Oct 2017||Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Jonathan Erlich |
|6–4, 1–6, [10–6]|
|Win||47–29||Nov 2017||Hua Hin, Thailand||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Austin Krajicek |
|6–4, 5–7, [10–5]|
|Loss||47–30||Mar 2018||Yokohama, Japan||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Tobias Kamke |
|6–3, 5–7, [10–12]|
|Loss||47–31||May 2018||Gimcheon, South Korea||Hard||Sonchat Ratiwatana|| Ruan Roelofse |
|Loss||47–32||Oct 2018||Stockton, United States||Hard||Christopher Rungkat|| Darian King |
|Win||48–32||Oct 2018||Fairfield, United States||Hard||Christopher Rungkat|| Harri Heliövaara |
|Loss||48–33||Jan 2020||Bangkok, Thailand||Hard||Christopher Rungkat|| Andrey Golubev |
|6-3, 6-7(1-7), [5-10]|
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