Alessandro Giannessi Bio


  • Nickname is "Gianna"
  • Started playing tennis aged eight
  • Speaks Italian, English and Spanish
  • Father, Giovanni, owns a company; mother, Brunella; two brothers, Marco and Franceso are both engineers
  • Favourite surface is clay andshot is his forehand
  • Favourite tournament is Roland Garros
  • Idol growing up was Roger Federer
  • Hobbies include listening to music and watching football (AC Milan)
  • Trains at the Italian Federation in Tirrenia with physical trainer Pino Carnovale.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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