PLAYER PROFILE

Alex De Minaur

2
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
43
ATP
RANKING
  • Age19
  • Born17 February 1999
  • Birth PlaceSydney, Australia
  • LivesAlicante, Spain
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachAdolfo Gutierrez
“It wasn't the prettiest of wins but it's a very important win for me.”

— Alex De Minaur, 24 Jul 2018

» De Minaur sets up Isner clash in Atlanta

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
  • won his first ATP Challenger title at the 2018 Nottingham Open
  • cracked the top 50 after reaching his second ATP final of 2018 in Washington DC (first came at the Sydney International)

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

2018 Nottingham Challenger

2017 Portugal F11 ITF

Finals

2018 Sydney ATP, Alicante Challenger, Surbiton Challenger, Washington DC ATP

2017 Segovia Challenger

2016 Spain F4 ITF, Eckental Challenger

Alex De Minaur in the news

Kubler awarded US Open wildcard
Jason Kubler; Getty Images
14 August, 2018

Queenslander Jason Kubler has been rewarded for his impressive season with a wildcard into the main draw of the US Open later this month.
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Biggest movers: De Minaur cracks top 50
Alex De Minaur in action during his second-round win over Pierre-Hugues Herbert at Wimbledon; Getty Images
7 August, 2018

As Alex De Minaur broke new ground in the latest ATP rankings, Ajla Tomljanovic returned to the top 60 while James Duckworth soared more than 200 places after his wins in…
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Zverev beats De Minaur in Washington final
Alex De Minaur of Australia; Getty Images
6 August, 2018

Alex de Minaur misses out on a first ATP title as he goes down in straight sets to Alexander Zverev in the Washington final.
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De Minaur reaches Washington DC final
Alex De Minaur in action during his first-round win over Hubert Hurkacz in Atlanta; Getty Images
5 August, 2018

In an incredible comeback, Alex De Minaur saves four match points in the second-set tiebreak to beat Andrey Rublev and reach his first ATP 500 final in Washington DC.
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