Pere Riba Bio

  • Began playing at age six with his cousin, who played every weekend
  • Nicknamed "El Mago"
  • Father, Pedro Riba, works for TV3 in Barcelona and mother, Maria Rosa Madrid, is a secretary
  • Younger sister, Merce, is a student
  • Speaks Catalan, Spanish, Italian and English
  • Enjoys go-karting, playing golf and going out with his friends
  • Supports Real Zaragoza
  • Considers his forehand as his best shot, clay his best surface and Roland Garros as his favourite tournament
  • Future goal is to break into Top 20
  • Favourite tennis memory was his victory in Davis Cup juniors in 2004 and 2010 Hamburg quarter-finals run
  • Trains in home town of Barcelona.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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