PLAYER PROFILE

Aleksandar Vukic

10
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
186
ATP
RANKING
  • Age24
  • Born 6 April 1996
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • LivesSydney, New South Wales,Australia
  • Height188 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • Pro Since2018
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“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

» Vukic and Hon open Brisbane accounts

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

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

Aussies in action: Peers into Sardinia semifinals
IN FORM: John Peers and Michael Venus are into their third semifinal of the season on clay. Picture: Getty Images
15 October, 2020

Several Australian men are enjoying winning runs in European tournaments this week, including our top-ranked doubles player John Peers.
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Aussies in action: Cologne serves up challenges
Jordan Thompson at Roland Garros. Picture: Getty Images
13 October, 2020

Jordan Thompson, John Millman and Marc Polmans have all lost their first-round matches at an ATP tournament in Germany.
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Ranking movers: Aussie stars on the rise
MOVING UP: Daria Gavrilova, Marc Polmans, Aleksandar Vukic and Astra Sharma all enjoyed ranking rises this week. Pictures: Getty Images
12 October, 2020

From new career-highs to significant rises, several Australian players have made impressive moves in the latest rankings.
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Aussies in action: European indoor hard court season begins
AUSSIES IN ACTION: James Duckworth, Jordan Thompson and John Millman. Pictures: Getty Images
12 October, 2020

It is a busy week for our Aussie men, with 11 competing across four different European tournaments.
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