Péter Szőke

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Péter Szőke
Country (sports)  Hungary
Born (1947-08-08) 8 August 1947 (age 71)
Budapest, Hungary
Plays Left-handed
Career record 43–64
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 47 (23 August 1973)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (1973)
French Open 3R (1970)
Wimbledon 1R (1967, 1971, 1972, 1974)
Career record 32–52
Career titles 0
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 2R (1970, 1971, 1972)
Wimbledon 2R (1971, 1972)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 2R (1971)

Péter Szőke (born 8 August 1947), is a former Hungarian tennis player. Szőke did not win any top-level titles during his professional career, finishing runner-up once in singles and four times in doubles. He reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 47 in August 1973.

Szőke participated in 27 Davis Cup ties for Hungary from 1967–1983, posting a 9-15 record in singles and a 17-6 record in doubles.

ATP tour finals[edit]

Singles runners-up (1)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1971 Hamburg, Germany Clay Spain Andrés Gimeno 3–6, 2–6, 2–6

Doubles runners-up (4)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1973 Calgary, Canada Indoor Hungary Szabolcs Baranyi United States Mike Estep
Romania Ilie Năstase
7–6, 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 1976 Florence, Italy Clay Hungary Balázs Taróczy Australia Colin Dibley
Brazil Carlos Kirmayr
7–5, 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 1978 Båstad, Sweden Clay Hungary Balázs Taróczy Australia Bob Carmichael
Australia Mark Edmondson
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 1979 Linz, Austria Hard (i) Hungary Szabolcs Baranyi France Patrice Dominguez
France Gilles Moretton
1–6, 4–6

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