PLAYER PROFILE

Aleksandar Vukic

  • Age23
  • Born 6 April 1996
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • LivesSydney, New South Wales,Australia
  • Height188 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
FOLLOW
“I’ve been working hard and I was ready today.”

— Aleksandar Vukic, 1 Jan 2019

» Vukic safely through in Playford

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

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

2018 458
2017 481
2016 787
2015 717
2014 1321

Titles/Finals

Finals

2019 Bakersfield ITF

Aleksandar Vukic in the news

Biggest movers: Fourlis regaining ground
Jaimee Fourlis in action at the WTA tournament in Nottingham, UK (Getty Images)
23 July, 2019

Australian teenager Jaimee Fourlis has returned to the world's top 250 this week after a sustained run of good form on European clay.
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Biggest movers: Popyrin cracks top 100
Alexei Popyrin (Getty Images)
25 June, 2019

Alexei Popyrin has achieved his goal of reaching the top 100, and joins five of his compatriots in this elite ATP rankings bracket.
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Biggest movers: Smith recovering ground
John-Patrick Smith (Getty Images)
7 May, 2019

John-Patrick Smith rises almost 50 places in the latest rankings after his run to the ATP Challenger final in Mexico, while Maddison Inglis cracks the top 300 after reaching the…
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Challenger finals for Smith, Purcell
John-Patrick Smith (L) and Max Purcell (Getty Images)
6 May, 2019

John-Patrick Smith and Max Purcell enjoyed successful weeks on the ATP Challenger circuit, advancing to finals in Mexico and South Korea respectively.
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