Takanyi Garanganga’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro
Zimbabwean tennis player

Is

Athlete Tennis player

From

Zimbabwe

Type

Sports

Gender
male

Birth

6 September 1990

Age:
29 years

Residence

Atlanta

Takanyi Garanganga (born 5 September 1990) is a professional Zimbabwean tennis player. He was born in Mbare, Zimbabwe, a suburb of Harare, and began playing tennis at the age of 8. He is currently the top-ranked player from Zimbabwe.He first found success at the age of 14 playing tennis, winning the African Junior Championship at the age of 14. This success sparked the interest of Zimbabwean coach Brian de Villiers, who brought Garanganga to the United States. After a career on the junior circuit and graduating from high school at Keystone National High School in 2008, Garanganga turned down offers to play collegiate tennis at the University of Georgia and the University of Illinois to focus on a professional career.

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CareerSingles titles
Career
Takanyi Garanganga has primarily spent his time on the Futures circuit, while also playing challengers some ATP World Tour qualifying tournaments. He began playing on the tour in 2008, competing in tournaments in the United States and Africa. He has also represented Zimbabwe in Davis Cup action.
His most notable tournament success was winning the gold medal at the 2011 All-Africa Games in Maputo, Mozambique for Men’s Singles.

Singles titles

Legend (Singles)

Grand Slam (0)

Tennis Masters Cup (0)

ATP Masters Series (0)

ATP Tour (0)

Challengers (0)

Futures (6)

No.
Date
Tournament
Surface
Opponent
Score

1.
11 September 2012
Antalya
Hard

Nikolaus Moser
3–0 ret.

2.
18 September 2012
Antalya
Hard

Andrei Plotniy
3–6, 6–2, 6–2

3.
26 November 2012
Harare
Hard

Keith-Patrick Crowley
6–3, 7–6(10–8)

4.
17 June 2013
Istanbul
Hard

Nikala Scholtz
6–3, 7–5

5.
24 September 2013
Antalya
Hard

Michal Konecny
6–4, 6–2

6.
13 January 2015
Long Beach
Hard

Frederik Nielsen
6–7(5–7), 6–3, 6–4

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