PLAYER PROFILE

Aleksandar Vukic

  • Age25
  • Born 6 April 1996
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • LivesSydney, New South Wales,Australia
  • Height188 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • Pro Since2018
FOLLOW
“I think I stuck to my strengths and kind of played pretty free ... I wasn't thinking about winning or losing.”

— Aleksandar Vukic, 3 Jan 2021

» Aleskandar Vukic: “Anything is possible”

On court

  • Played college tennis for University of Illinois; graduated with a finance degree
  • Won first professional title at the ITF Futures event in Champaign, USA in July 2017
  • Qualified for the Sydney International in 2018, marking the first time he played an ATP main draw
  • Would love to reach the top 100 and play at all the Grand Slam tournaments
  • Made the final round of Australian Open 2020 qualifying, his best Grand Slam result to date
  • Defeated world No.56 Feliciano Lopez to make first ATP Challenger final in Monterrey in March 2020
  • Broke into the world’s top 200 in March 2020
  • Made his Grand Slam main draw debut at Roland Garros after defeating three higher-ranked opponents in qualifying

Off court

  • Parents are Ljiljana and Rad; introduced to tennis at age five because his older brother, Vladimir, also played
  • Follows soccer and basketball in his spare time

Year-end singles ranking history

2020 194
2019 271
2018 458
2017 481
2016 787
2015 717
2014 1321

Titles/Finals

Finals

2020 Monterrey Challenger

2019 Bakersfield ITF

Aleksandar Vukic in the news

Seven Australians advance in Wimbledon qualifying
Priscilla Hon serves during her first-round Wimbledon qualifying win. Picture: AELTC
23 June, 2021

Seven Australians scored wins on day two of Wimbledon 2021 qualifying, keeping their hopes alive of earning a coveted main draw spot.
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Rain delays Wimbledon qualifying
AUSSIE HOPES: Storm Sanders, Thanasi Kokkinakis and Bernard Tomic will contest Wimbledon qualifying this week.
22 June, 2021

After inclement weather impacted day one of Wimbledon qualifying, nine Australian players will compete on day two.
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Aussie men ready for Wimbledon qualifying
Aussies hopes in Wimbledon qualifying include Thanasi Kokkinakis, Marc Polmans and Chris O'Connell.
21 June, 2021

Six Australians will contest the Wimbledon 2021 gentlemen's singles qualifying competition, which begins in London today.
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Tomljanovic scores top-20 win at Birmingham
Ajla Tomljanovic in action in Birmingham. Picture: Getty Images
16 June, 2021

Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic records her first top-20 win on grass in a hard-fought battle against Belgium's Elise Mertens.
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