PLAYER PROFILE

Aleksandar Vukic

8
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
123
ATP
RANKING
  • Age26
  • 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
  • Made first ATP tour-level quarterfinal at Adelaide International in January 2022
  • Scored first Grand Slam main draw win at Australian Open 2022

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

2021 156
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

Aussie hopes continue Roland Garros 2022 qualifying quests
Jason Kubler and Priscilla Hon are among the Aussie contenders still in the Roland Garros 2022 qualifying draws. Pictures: Getty Images
6 hours ago

Seven Australians, including Jason Kubler and Priscilla Hon, are scheduled to compete on day three of the Roland Garros 2022 qualifying competition.
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Cabrera continues Aussie charge in Roland Garros 2022 qualifying
Lizette Cabrera. Picture: Getty Images
18 hours ago

Lizette Cabrera is one of five Australian women to progress to the second round in the Roland Garros 2022 women's qualifying singles competition.
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Aussies off to strong start in Roland Garros 2022 qualifying
Aleksandar Vukic. Picture: Getty Images
17 May, 2022

Six Australians, including Aleksandar Vukic, scored opening-round wins as the Roland Garros 2022 qualifying competition began in Paris.
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Aussie men set for Roland Garros 2022 qualifying
Max Purcell, Jason Kubler and Aleksandar Vukic are contesting Roland Garros 2022 qualifying.
16 May, 2022

Australians Max Purcell, Jason Kubler and Aleksandar Vukic are all hoping to qualify at Roland Garros 2022.
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