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

De Minaur advances to Indian Wells third round
Alex de Minaur advances at Indian Wells; Getty Images
11 October, 2021

Alex de Minaur defeats Aleksandar Vukic in an all-Australian second round at the Indian Wells ATP 1000 tournament.
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Vukic sets all-Aussie second round at Indian Wells
Aleksandar Vukic advances to the second round at Indian Wells.
9 October, 2021

Aleksander Vukic will meet Alex de Minaur in all-Australian second round at Indian Wells, with John Millman also progressing at the ATP 1000 event.
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Popyrin powers into second round at Indian Wells
Alexei Popyrin in action at Indian Wells. Picture: Getty Images
8 October, 2021

Australian Alexei Popyrin is through to the second round at an ATP Masters 1000 tournament in Indian Wells.
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Aleksandar Vukic qualifies at Indian Wells
Aleksandar Vukic. Picture: Tennis Australia
7 October, 2021

Australia's Aleksandar Vukic has qualified for the ATP Masters 1000 tournament at Indian Wells.
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