PLAYER PROFILE

Alexei Popyrin

  • Age17
  • Born 5 August 1999
  • LivesNew South Wales
  • In 2011 Alexei won the Optus 12s Grasscourt Championships
  • He and partner Chase Ferguson won the Optus 12s Nationals Claycourt Championships
  • Alexei made the quarterfinals in singles at the Optus 12s Nationanls Claycourt Championships

Alexei Popyrin in the news

Fourlis, Aiava, Tomic advance to 18/u quarters
Jaimee Fourlis; Getty Images
7 December, 2016

The top five seeds in the girls' 18/u Australian Championships have advanced to the quarterfinals, yet the big names in the boys' 18/u event were unable to emulate that…
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Vuradin stuns Popyrin in 18/u champs
Lucas Vuradin in action at the 18/u Australian Championships at Melbourne Park; Elizabeth Xue Bai
6 December, 2016

Lucas Vuradin is undefeated at the top of Group A after beating both his seeded opponents in the 18/u Australian Championships - his latest scalp was No.1 seed Alexei Popyrin.
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Aiava begins strongly in 18/u event
Destanee Aiava in action at the 18/u Australian Championships at Melbourne Park; Elizabeth Xue Bai
5 December, 2016

Destanee Aiava, the No.1 seed in the girls' Australian 18/u championships, kicked off her December Showdown campaign on the best possible note.
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Aussies in action: US Open Day 10
Gocch
7 September, 2016

Chris Guccione will shoot for a spot in the US Open doubles semifinals while our last remaining junior, Alexei Popyrin, faces a tough second-round test.
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