Sánchez (born 21 August 1985 in Murcia, Spain) is a Spanish professional tennis player, ranked World No. 11 on the ATP World Tour. He reached the quarter-finals of the French Open in 2008, 2010 and 2012 (losing each time to Rafael Nadal, the eventual champion), as well as the quarter-finals of the Australian Open in 2013 (losing to David Ferrer after leading by two sets to love). Almagro has won 12 singles titles and he achieved his career-high singles ranking of World No. 9 in May 2011.