Aleksandar Vukic

  • Age25
  • Born 6 April 1996
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • LivesSydney, New South Wales,Australia
  • Height188 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • Pro Since2018
“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



2020 Monterrey Challenger

2019 Bakersfield ITF

Aleksandar Vukic in the news

Ranking movers: Sanders sets new career-high
IN FORM: Storm Sanders is at a new career-high singles ranking. Picture: Tennis Australia
12 April, 2021

Storm Sanders continues her stunning 2021 rise, setting a new career-high singles ranking again this week.
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Rankings movers: Sanders, Popyrin hit new highs
Alexei Popyrin and Storm Sanders
2 March, 2021

Alexei Popyrin and Storm Sanders skyrocket to career-high rankings after breakthrough performances in Singapore and Adelaide.
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Aussies progress in Australian Open doubles
Thanasi KOKKINAKIS (AUS) and Nick KYRGIOS (AUS) celebrate a point as they play Lloyd HARRIS (RSA) and Julian KNOWLE (AUT) in the Mens Doubles on Court 3 during Day 6 of the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Saturday, February 13, 2021. MANDATORY PHOTO CREDIT Tennis Australia/ SCOTT BARBOUR
13 February, 2021

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis were among the Aussie players to post doubles wins today on day six of Australian Open 2021.
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De Minaur, Barty lead Aussie charge at Australian Open 2021
Alex de Minaur and Ash Barty lead the Aussie charge on day six at Australian Open 2021. Picture: Tennis Australia
13 February, 2021

Alex de Minaur and Ash Barty, the nation's top two ranked players, play third-round singles matches on day six at Australian Open 2021.
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