Alex De Minaur

  • Age17
  • Born17 February 1999
  • PlaysRight-handed
“I’m very happy with the year I’ve had. But there’s still a lot of aspects of my game that need to improve.”

— Alex De Minaur, 28 Sep 2016

» De Minaur notches first Pro Tour win

On court

  • triumphed at the 14/u National Grasscourt Championships in Mildura in February 2013
  • part of the Australian ITF World Junior Tennis team that competed in the finals in Prostejov, Czech Republic in August 2013
  • won the Australian 14/u Championships at Melbourne Park in December 2013
  • represented Australia in Junior Davis Cup Asia/Oceania qualifying in April 2013 in Kuching, Malaysia
  • triumphed at the 16/u Australian Championships in December 2014
  • contested his first professional ITF events when he played three Futures tournaments in Spain in July 2015
  • debuted on the ATP rankings in August 2015 at No.1544
  • reached the US Open 2015 boys’ singles semifinals
  • represented Australia in the Junior Davis Cup final of 2015 in Madrid, Spain
  • progressed to first professional final at ITF Futures event in Spain in February 2016

Off court

  • resides in Alicante, Spain
  • lived in Sydney until age five before relocating to Spain; has since moved between Australia and Spain
  • mother is Spanish, father is Uruguayan; has three younger siblings (two sisters and one brother)
  • speaks English and Spanish

Year-end rankings history

2015 1551



2016 Spain F4 ITF


Alex De Minaur in the news

Polmans’ streak ends in Brisbane final
2 October, 2016

Marc Polmans has been unsuccessful in his bid for consecutive Pro Tour titles, going down to American Jarmere Jenkins in Sunday's Brisbane final.
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De Minaur notches first Pro Tour win
Alex De Minaur in action during his first-round victory at the Brisbane QTC Tennis International; Getty Images
28 September, 2016

Emerging Aussie Alex De Minaur has won his first match on the Pro Tour with a first-round victory in Brisbane.
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Aussies in action: US Open Day 9
Alexei Popyrin in action in the first round of the boys' singles at the 2016 US Open; Getty Images
6 September, 2016

Australia's junior boys all remain alive in both singles at doubles at the US Open as we get to the business end of the fortnight at Flushing Meadows.
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Aussies in action: US Open Day 8
Sam Groth (R) is partnering Jeremy Chardy (L) in men's doubles at the 2016 US Open; Getty Images
5 September, 2016

Australia's Sam Groth is gunning for doubles glory at the US Open, while our junior boys will be hoping to match their Wimbledon successes.
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