PLAYER PROFILE

Alex De Minaur

5
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
112
ATP
RANKING
  • Age19
  • Born17 February 1999
  • Birth PlaceSydney, Australia
  • LivesAlicante, Spain
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachAdolfo Gutierrez

On court

  • won the Australian 14/u Championships at Melbourne Park in December 2013 and the 16/u Australian Championships the following year
  • contested his first Futures tournaments in Spain in July 2015; debuted on the ATP rankings in August 2015 at No.1544
  • reached the US Open 2015 boys’ singles semifinals
  • represented Australia in the Junior Davis Cup final of 2015 in Madrid, Spain
  • progressed to first professional final at ITF Futures event in Spain in February 2016
  • at Wimbledon 2016, advanced to the boys’ singles final
  • won his first ITF Futures title in 2017 in Portugal
  • made ATP Challenger debut in 2016 in Canberra
  • favourite surface is grass
  • made Grand Slam debut in 2017 at the Australian Open
  • won the Australian Open Play-off in December 2017, to earn a wildcard at AO2018

Off court

  • lived in Sydney until age five before relocating to Spain; has since moved between Australia and Spain
  • mother is Spanish, father is Uruguayan; has three younger siblings (two sisters and one brother)
  • speaks English and Spanish

Year-end rankings history

2017 208
2016 354
2015 1551

Titles/Finals

Titles

2017 Portugal F11 ITF

Finals

2018 Alicante Challenger

2017 Segovia Challenger

2016 Spain F4 ITF, Eckental Challenger

Alex De Minaur in the news

Kokkinakis flies Aussie flag in Monte Carlo
Thanasi Kokkinakis in action at the Miami Open; Getty Images
15 April, 2018

Thanasi Kokkinakis is the one Aussie in action this week, lining up against Karen Khachanov in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters.
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Top of the class? Aussies’ report card for Q1
Ash Barty in action at Australian Open 2018, where she reached the third round; Getty Images
10 April, 2018

With the first three months of the season complete, we take a look at how the top Aussie players have fared in the first quarter, and what lies ahead for the claycourt season.
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Australia to face Austria in Davis Cup play-off
Lleyton Hewitt will face Austria as captain 13 years after facing them as a player; Getty Images
10 April, 2018

Australia face a trip to Austria in September when the two teams will contest a place in the 2019 Davis Cup World Group.
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Biggest movers: De Minaur closing in on top 100
Alex de Minaur roars during his clash with Tomas Berdych.
10 April, 2018

Alex De Minaur is now within striking distance of the top 100 after his run to last week's ATP Challenger final in Alicante.
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