PLAYER PROFILE

Aleksandar Vukic

10
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
200
ATP
RANKING
  • 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

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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