Alexander Zverev Bio


  • Nickname is "Sascha"…Speaks German, English and Russian
  • Father, Alexander, was a former pro player and is now his coach; mother, Irena, is a tennis coach; older brother, Mischa, is also a pro…Family moved to Germany in 1991…Started playing tennis aged five
  • Former junior World No. 1, won 2014 Australian Open junior title (d. Kozlov); had finished runner-up at 2013 Roland Garros juniors (l. to Garin)…Idol growing up was Roger Federer. Hobbies include watching NBA basketball
  • Favourite sporting personality is Lebron James
  • Trains in Hamburg and Saddlebrook, Florida
  • Physical trainer is Jez Green (since 2013).
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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