Kevin Krawietz Bio

  • Plays with double-handed backhand
  • During junior career, won 2009 doubles title (w/Pierre-Hugues Herbert) at Wimbledon
  • Subsequently met Roger Federer at the Champions' Dinner
  • Favourite city is London and favourite surface is grass
  • Considers his serve and backhand as his favourite shots
  • Favourite movies include Pirates of the Caribbean, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry and You Don't Mess with the Zohan
  • His motto is: 'nobody trains to come second'
  • Idols growing up were Roger Federer, "because of his mental toughness. He's always the hunted one and has still remained a gentleman on and off the court" and former football goalkeeper Oliver Kahn, "because of his fighting spirit"
  • If he wasn't a tennis player, he'd be a "professional soccer player"
  • coached by Klaus Langenbach
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

Return to > Players > K > Kevin Krawietz Profile (Biography)