Jannik Sinner is a professional tennis player from Italy. He was born on 16th August 2001 in San Candido, a municipality in South Tyrol in northern Italy. And Sinner resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Righty became the first debutant to reach Roland Garros QF since Rafael Nadal in 2005 after advancing to the 2020 Roland Garros Quarter-final in his tournament debut at age of 19.
Who Is Jannik Sinner’s Parents and Brother?
Jannik Sinner’s father’s name is Johann and his mother’s name is Siglinde. Both work together as a chef and server at Talschlusshutte restaurant in Sesto-Val-Fiscalina. He has a brother named Marc.
Who Is Jannik Sinner’s Girlfriend?
Jannik Sinner has been in a relationship with Italian social media influencer Maria Braccini, who is two years older than him.
Sinner once said about his girlfriend to Gazzetta Dello Sport, “Maria is very tender and affectionate, but also very independent and this is the quality that strikes me the most.”
He further added, “she has tuned in to my needs, she knows that my priority is to sport, especially now because I’m just starting out and I still have to learn everything to become a champion.”
How Tall Is Jannik Sinner? Who Is Jannik Sinner’s Coach?
Sinner’s height is six feet and two inches(188 cm). He has been coached by Andrea Volpini and Riccardo Piatti, who has coached Novak Djokovic, Ivan Ljubicic, Richard Gasquet, Milos Raonic, Borna Coric and Maria Sharapova.
Jannik Sinner Junior Career
He began playing tennis at the age of seven because his father Johann likes this sport. ITF records say that Sinner competed in the junior tennis circuit from January 2016 to May 2018.
In addition, Jannik claimed the title at the 2nd Qatar ITF Open 2017 and Sanchez-Casal Junior Cup 2017. He reached a career-high junior ranking of World No.133 on 1st January 2018.
Jannik Sinner ATP Career
The Italian turned professional in 2018. He made his ATP main draw debut at the 2019 Hungarian Open as a lucky loser entrant. He has captured the title at the 2020 Sofia Open and 2021 Melbourne 1, Washington, Sofia Open, and European Open(Antwerp Open). Most notably, Sinner reached his first-ever ATP Masters 1000 tournament championship match at the 2021 Miami Open.
At the Grand Slam events, he entered the quarter-final at the French Open, the fourth round at the Wimbledon and US Open, and the second round at the Australian Open.
Exciting Facts About Jannik Sinner
Sinner’s favourite shot, surface, tournament, a city on the tour: backhand, hard, US Open, and Rome. His childhood tennis idol is Roger Federer. The Italian was named 2019 ATP Newcomer of the Year.
Moreover, Jannik speaks Italian, German, and English and enjoys skiing during the offseason, playing football, and supporting AC Milan. His favourite TV show is Prison Break and Musician is Eminem and his favourite foods are Pizza and sushi. Notably, he was a champion skier in Italy from the age of eight to twelve.
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