Alexander Zverev is a German professional tennis player who broke into the ATP top 50 at just the age of 18, and won a junior Grand Slam singles title at the 2014 Australian Open. He achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 3 on November 6, 2017. Zverev has won 11 ATP titles in singles and two in doubles. As of May 2018, Zverev is the only active player other than the Big 4 (Federer, Nadal, Murray, and Djokovic) to own three or more Masters 1000 titles. Born on April 20, 1997 in Hamburg, Germany, into a tennis family, he is the son of Irina and Alexander Mikhailovich Zverev. His older brother Mischa is also a tennis player. Zverev started playing tennis at the age of five, and became the youngest player to win two consecutive Masters 1000 titles on different surfaces since the format started in 1990.
Alexander Zverev Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 20 April 1997
Birth Place: Hamburg, Germany
Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Birth Name: Alexander Zverev
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Professional tennis player
Race/Ethnicity: White (Russian)
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Alexander Zverev Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 198.4 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 90 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 6″
Height in Meters: 1.98 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: 15.5 (US)
Alexander Zverev Family Details:
Father: Alexander Mikhailovich Zverev (Tennis Coach, Former Professional Tennis Player)
Mother: Irina Zvereva (Tennis Coach, Former Professional Tennis Player)
Siblings: Mischa Zverev (Older Brother) (Professional Tennis Player)
Others: Evgenia Zverev (Sister-in-Law)
Alexander Zverev Education:
Year Turned Pro: 2013
Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
High Rank for Singles: No. 3 (6 November 2017)
High Rank for Doubles: No. 68 (18 March 2019)
Singles Career record: 229–120 (65.6% in ATP Tour events)
Singles Career titles: 11
Doubles Career record: 42–48 (46.7% in ATP Tour events)
Doubles Career titles: 2
Alexander Zverev Facts:
*He was born on April 20, 1997 in Hamburg, Germany.
*Both of his parents played professionally for the Soviet Union.
*He began playing tennis at age 5.
*He turned pro in 2013.
*He won a junior Grand Slam singles title at the 2014 Australian Open.
*At 20 years old, Zverev was the youngest player to debut in the top 20 since Djokovic.
*At age 4, he met Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
*At age 5, Zverev took a photograph with Roger Federer at the Hamburg Masters.
*He is the first player born in the 1990s to win multiple Masters 1000 titles.
*His best friend on the tour is Brazilian doubles specialist Marcelo Melo.
*He speaks German, Russian, and English.
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.