This was the first time Haas had won a title without facing a single break point in any of his matches, as well as the first time he had won titles in consecutive seasons.
In 2006, Haas won three ATP Tournaments and reached the quarterfinals at the 2006 US Open, where he was knocked out by Nikolay Davydenko after having been up two sets.He led Marat Safin 2 sets to 1 but suffered from a stiff shoulder after a rain delay, and Safin won the match, taking the final two sets 6–0, 6–2.Haas was quickly rising to the top of the tennis ranks when his career was suddenly halted at no.Haas has reached the semifinals of the Australian Open three times, and Wimbledon once.He is among a few players to have reached the quarterfinal stage of each of the Grand Slams.
Thomas Mario "Tommy" Haas (born 3 April 1978) is a German professional tennis player. After breaking into the world top 100 in 1997, and reaching a career-high singles ranking of World No.2 in May 2002, Haas's career was interrupted by injuries: he has twice dropped out of the world rankings due to being unable to play for twelve months.Haas is also a good friend of Swiss great Roger Federer. dansk dating Vallensbæk Haas's talents were noted by tennis guru Nick Bollettieri. He played his first grand slam at the US Open in 1996, losing in the first round to compatriot Michael Stich in 4 sets.Nick was so impressed by the young German's talent that he offered Haas the chance to stay and train at his Bollettieri Academy in Bradenton, Florida for free, and Haas began attending at age 11. 11 in the junior world singles rankings in 1995 (and No. He gained attention as a future star when he won his first ATP title in 1999, made it to the semifinals of the Australian Open, and was a finalist in the Grand Slam Cup.