Chilean professional tennis player who became the youngest Chilean player to win a high-level ATP match, defeating Dušan Lajović at 16 years and 8 months old in the first round of the 2013 VTR Open. He was the winner of the 2013 Junior French Open, beating Alexander Zverev in the final. He achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 18 on February 24, 2020, and a doubles ranking of world No. 206 on May 10, 2021. Turning professional in 2011, Garín has won five ATP tour titles, all on clay.
Born Cristian Ignacio Garín Medone on May 30, 1996 in Arica, Chile, to parents Sergio Garín and Anna Claudia Medone, he has one brother, Sebastián Antonio Garín Medone. He won the Under-14 World Championship in 2010. In 2019, Garín began dating Valeria Polesel.
Cristian Garín Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 30 May 1996
Birth Place: Arica, Chile
Residence: Santiago, Chile
Birth Name: Cristian Ignacio Garín Medone
Nicknames: Gago, Tatan
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Occupation: Tennis player
Religion: Roman Catholic
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Cristian Garín Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 187.5 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 85 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 1″
Height in Meters: 1.85 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: N/A
Cristian Garín Family Details:
Father: Sergio Garín (Engineer)
Mother: Anna Claudia Medone (Engineer)
Siblings: Sebastián Antonio Garín Medone (Brother)
Cristian Garín Education:
Year Turned Pro: 2011
Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
High Rank for Singles: No. 18 (24 February 2020)
High Rank for Doubles: No. 206 (10 May 2021)
Singles Career record: 73–60 (54.9% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Singles Career titles: 5
Doubles Career record: 11–27 (28.9% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Doubles Career titles: 0
Coach (s): Andrés Schneiter (2019–2020), Franco Davín (2020–)
Cristian Garín Facts:
*He was born on May 30, 1996 in Arica, Chile.
*He turned professional in 2011.
*He made his ATP Challenger debut, in the 2012 Cachantún Cup.
*He defeated Alexander Zverev Jr. to become the winner of the 2013 Junior French Open.
*Follow him on Twitter and Instagram.