Horacio Zeballos Bio

  • Began playing tennis at age six with father (also Horacio) who is a tennis coach and who coached him until the age of 18
  • Mother, Carolina, is a geography teacher
  • Has one younger sister, Carolina, who plays on the ITF Women's Circuit
  • Moved to Buenos Aires in January 2009
  • Favorite surface is clay, shot is forehand and tournaments are US Open and Acapulco
  • Idols growing up were Goran Ivanisevic and Thomas Muster, whom he both met at Graz, Austria, in 2008
  • Soccer fan of Boca Juniors and enjoys drinking mate on the Argentinean coast
  • Best friends on the ATP World Tour are Eduardo Schwank, Sergio Roitman and Pablo Cuevas
  • Ambition is to reach the Top 30
  • Won ATP's Newcomer Of The Year award for 2009.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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