about alex de minaur
Alex De Minaur is Australia’s most exciting tennis prospect, reaching the top 25 in the world rankings in 2019 and the position as Australia’s number 1 ranked male player.
Alex announced himself to the Australian public when he won the Men’s Wildcard Playoff for the 2018 Australian Open, guaranteeing him a place in the AO main draw.
In 2018 he reached the finals of the ATP events in Sydney and Washington and won the Nottingham Challenger, in the process qualifying for the ATP Next Gen finals for the world’s best players under 21.
In 2019 Alex has claimed three ATP titles with wins in the Sydney International, Atlanta Open and the Zhuhai Championships in China.
ATP world ranking
2019 Career high world ranking 18
2018 And of year world ranking 31
2017 End of year world ranking 208
2016 End of year world ranking 351
What he brings
At only 20 years of age, Alex is a mature and charismatic young player with an excellent future in the game, already having a significant following among tennis and sports fans, worldwide.
Alex presents as a fighter with true Australian spirit. His nickname among the Australian players is “Demon”, owing to his intensity on court.
Australian Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt is a big fan of Alex:
“He’s got a really good attitude, a great work ethic, and he’s open to listening and learning. He wants to pick up every bit of information he can. Tennis is the major priority for him, I’ve been really impressed.”
Having spent much of his youth growing up in Spain, Alex is fluent in English, Spanish and French, with a strong following in each of these international markets.