Karol Beck Bio


  • Began playing tennis at age six
  • Nicknamed "Bekis"
  • Father, Karol, manages his son; mother, Maria
  • Has one younger brother, Peter
  • His best results as a junior was reaching singles QF and doubles SF at Wimbledon in 2000
  • Hobbies include playing basketball, soccer and going to cinema
  • Favorite surfaces are hard and grass courts and considers backhand as best shot
  • Says playing Sampras in 2002 Davis Cup 1st RD tie is his biggest tennis highlight (lost in four sets in opening match)
  • Has an 8-10 match record in nine ties (5-6 in singles) since 2002
  • Coached by Jan Kroslak and physical trainer is Michal Kovarcik.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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