Kevin Melvyn Curren is a South African former professional tennis player. He played in two Grand Slam singles finals and won four Grand Slam doubles titles, reaching a career-high singles ranking of world No. 5.
|Country (sports):||South Africa|
|Born:||Mar 2, 1958, Durban, South Africa|
|Plays:||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Career record:||338–235 (Grand Prix, WCT, ATP & Grand Slam-level, and Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking:||No. 5 (22 July 1985)|
|Australian Open:||F (1984)|
|French Open:||2R (1992)|
|US Open:||4R (1981, 1990)|
|WCT Finals:||SF (1984)|
|Career record:||430–249 (Grand Prix, WCT, ATP & Grand Slam-level, and Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking:||No. 3 (3 January 1983)|
|Australian Open:||SF (1981)|
|French Open:||QF (1984)|
|Wimbledon:||SF (1982, 1983)|
|US Open:||W (1982)|
|US Open:||W (1981, 1982)|
About Kevin Curren
He reached a singles ranking of fifth in the world in 1985 and won a U.S. Open doubles titles in 1982 as well as mixed doubles titles at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open.
He competed in cricket and tennis at Glenwood High School in Durban, South Africa.
He was the runner-up at the 1984 Australian Open.
He was born in Durban, South Africa and became a naturalized American citizen in 1985.
He lost to Boris Becker in the 1985 finals of Wimbledon.
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