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
“This has been my first real year out of college so it’s had its ups and downs which I kind of expected, but it’s been good to learn from everything.”

— Aleksandar Vukic, 2 Oct 2019

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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

Australian Open qualifying runs over for Vukic, Aiava
AUSSIES: Aleksandar Vukic and Destanee Aiava in final round qualifying action today. Picture: Getty Images
18 January, 2020

Aleksandar Vukic and Destanee Aiava's dreams of qualifying for Australian Open 2020 end in the final round.
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Purcell storms into final round of Australian Open qualifying
MOVING ON: Max Purcell is into the final round of Australian Open 2020 qualifying. Picture: Getty Images
16 January, 2020

Max Purcell completes courageous comeback to advance to the final round of Australian Open 2020 qualifying.
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Polmans among eight Aussie men in Canberra Challenger
Marc Polmans (Getty Images)
5 January, 2020

Relocated to Bendigo due to ongoing bushfire activity, the Apis Canberra International gets underway on Monday with plenty of familiar names.
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Bolt powers into AO Play-off semifinals
MOVING ON: Top seed Alex Bolt is into the semifinals of the AO 2020 Play-off. Picture: Getty Images
11 December, 2019

The final four is set in the AO Play-off men's singles draw, with Alex Bolt, Max Purcell, John-Patrick Smith and Maverick Banes still in contention for a coveted Australian…
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