Marco Chiudinelli Bio

  • Only child of parents Lorenzo and Reni, who are both Information Technology specialists
  • Speaks German, English and French
  • Considers strengths as serve and baseline play and hard courts as favorite surface
  • Listens to variety of rock bands and favorites are: Dream Theater, Metallica, Coldplay, Züri West, Patent Ochsner, Iron Maiden, Led Zeppelin, Transatlantic, Audioslave
  • When at home, enjoys spending quality time with friends and going to concerts
  • Big fan of soccer team FC Basel and likes to play jassen (Swiss card game)
  • Considers best moment of his career: playing first Davis Cup match in 2005; Winning first ATP World Tour doubles title in Gstaad in 2009 (w/Lammer), reaching third round at US Open in 2006 and '09 and first ATP World Tour semi-final in Basel in '09
  • Received 2009 Comeback Player of the Year Award from Federer at Indian Wells on 16 March '10
  • Player he admired growing up was Ivan Lendl
  • Future goals are reaching Top 50 and winning a singles title.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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