Alejandro Falla Bio

  • Began playing tennis at age six with father Jorge, a tennis coach
  • Mother, Elsa, is a housewife
  • Sister, Kelly played at Florida Gulf Coast under a tennis scholarship and is now a graduated in accounting. She lives and works in Barcelona
  • Brother Sebastian trains at Sanchez-Casal Academy and plays junior events in Florida
  • Likes soccer and supports the Atletico Nacional team in Colombia
  • His favourite hobby is golf
  • Favourite music is salsa, rock (especially U2) and lounge
  • Goal in tennis is to reach the Top 10
  • Finished high school in Cali in 2001 (Los Angeles de San Fernando)
  • Tennis idols were Boris Becker and Pete Sampras
  • Prefers to play on hard courts and best shot is the backhand.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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