Kenneth Carlsen

Kenneth Carlsen (born 17 April 1973 in Copenhagen) is a former Danish tennis player.


In his career, he won three ATP Tour title. 1998 in Hong Kong, in Tokyo in 2002 and 2005 in Memphis. Furthermore, he reached 4 more finals. In the doubles competition, he was also in two finals. His best Grand Slam result reached the left-hander at the 1993 Australian Open, when he moved into the second round and Michael Stich was inferior. In his career, which ran from 1991 to 2007, conceded living in Monte Carlo Dane just under $ 2.9 million. It reaches its best world ranking position at a young age, in June 1993, when No. 41 His record for career end: 266 wins, 288 defeats against the individual.

Kenneth Carlsen also holds a record: He lost 29 times in the first round of a Grand Slam Tournament. No active and no longer active tennis pro came so far to this number.

With the ATP Challenger in Kolding 2007 Kenneth Carlsen ended career. His last game he lost in round one with 6:7 and 4:6 against the German Bjorn Phau.