The Tennis world is still being dominated by the stars of the 2000’s. In fact, the top 5 ranking Tennis Stars are all over 30. #1. Andy Murray, #2. Rafael Nadal, #3 Stan Wawrinka, #4. Novak Djokovic, and # 5 Roger Federer. Below is a list of the upcoming Tennis Star of tomorrow…
DOMINIC THIEM (Austria)
Born September 3, 1993 (23) is an Austrian professional tennis player who has an ATP high ranking of world No. 7 which he first achieved on 6 June 2016. He has won eight singles titles on the ATP Tour. Thiem lives in his hometown of Wiener Neustadt, Austria. He stands at 1.85m (6’1″)
DIEGO SCHWARZMAN (Argentina)
Born 16 August 1992 (24) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Diego Sebastián Schwartzman is a professional tennis player competing mainly on the ATP Tour, both in singles and doubles. He reached the semifinals of Istanbul in 2015 and won his first title there in 2016. Schwartzman reached a career-high ATP ranking of world No. 32 in singles on June 1, 2017, and No. 69 in doubles in April 2017. He’s shorter than most players standing at 1.70m – (5’7″ in).
BORNA ĆORIĆ (Croatia)
Born 14 November 1996, (20) in Zagreb, Croatia(20) he’s a professional tennis player. On July 27, 2015, he reached his best singles ranking of world No. 33. He’s 1.85cm (6’1″) and lives in Dubai, United Arabs, Emirates.
VASEK POSPISIL (Canada)
born June 23, 1990 (27) is a Canadian professional tennis player. He is the No. 2 male ranked player in Canada, after Milos Raonic. Pospisil has a career-high World singles ranking of 25, and No. 4 in doubles. Along with partner Jack Sock, he won the 2014 Wimbledon Championships and the 2015 Indian Wells Masters men’s doubles titles. He also reached the quarterfinals in singles at the 2015 Wimbledon Championships.
GRIGOR DIMITROV (Bulgaria)
Born May 16, 1991 (age 26) in Haskovo, Bulgaria. He’s 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in). Dimitrov is the most successful Bulgarian male tennis player to date, both in terms of ranking reached—as of 2016 he is the only Bulgarian tennis player ever to be ranked inside the top 10 ATP Singles, and prize money won, being the only male Bulgarian player to reach 1 million US$ and later $8m. Dimitrov is also the first (and only) Bulgarian male tennis player to win an ATP title in singles. He lives in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Born October 9, 1996 (20) in Providence, Rhode Island. He is an American professional tennis player. He now lives in Irvine, California. Jared is a “Next Generation” star on the ATP World Tour of Tennis as he is among a handful of top under-21-years-of-age professional tennis players in the world. heights 1.88m – 6’2″
RYAN HARRISON (USA)
Born May 7, 1992 (25) in Shreveport, Louisiana. He is an American professional tennis player. Harrison has won one career ATP title, his lone victory so far coming at the 2017 Memphis Open. He is currently the 5th-highest ranked U.S.men’s singles player.
MILOS RAONIC (Canada)
Born December 27, 1990 (26) in Titograd, SR Montenegro, SFR Yugoslavia. Height 196 cm (6 ft 5 in). He’s a Canadian professional tennis player. He reached a career-high Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world No. 3 singles ranking on November 21, 2016. His career highlights include a Grand Slam final at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships; two Grand Slam semifinals at the 2014 Wimbledon Championships and 2016 Australian Open; and three ATP World Tour Masters 1000 finals at the 2013 Canadian Open, 2014 Paris Masters, and 2016 Indian Wells Masters. Milos now resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
NORBERT GOMBOS (Slovakia)
Born 13 August 1990 (26) in Bratislava, Slovakia. He’s a Slovak tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour and a member of the Slovakia Davis Cup team. He achieved a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 89 on 12 June 2017.
KAREN KHACHANOV (Russia)
Born May 21, 1996 (21) in Moscow, Russian. He’s a tennis player of Armenian descent, who competes regularly at the ATP Challenger Tour and the ATP World Tour. For a time, Khachanov was coached by Igor Bitsenko in Moscow and Vedran Martić in Split, Croatia. He won his first ATP World Tour title at Chengdu Open in 2016. Khachanov achieved his career-high singles ranking of 34 on 26 June 2017. He recently made it to the 3rd RD at this year’s Wimbledon.
Born 20 April 1997 (20) IN Hamburg, Germany, He stands at 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in). He is currently the youngest player in the ATP top 20. He is the son of former Russian tennis player Alexander Zverev Sr. and the younger brother of tennis player Mischa Zverev. In May 2017 Zverev entered the ATP top 10 for the first time after defeating Novak Djokovic in the final of the Italian Open. He resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Born July 18, 1989 (27) in Ljubljana, SR Slovenia, SFR Yugoslavia. He is a British professional tennis player of Slovenian descent. He represented Slovenia, his country of birth, until 2015. He now lives in Welwyn Garden City, UK. He is the current British No 4. He has won five Futures and 14 Challenger singles titles. In doubles, he has won one Challenger title and two Futures titles. His highest ranking is No. 45 in singles (achieved on 16 November 2015), and No. 127 in doubles (achieved on 7 October 2013). He stands (1.83m – 6’0″in)
Born 27 April 1995 (22) in Canberra, Australia. He won the boys’ singles event at the 2013 Australian Open and the boys’ doubles event at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships. Kyrgios’ biggest achievements to date are reaching the quarterfinals of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships—defeating ATP number 1 Rafael Nadal and Richard Gasquet en route—and the quarterfinals of the 2015 Australian Open. Kyrgios is the second player after Lleyton Hewitt to beat Roger Federer, Nadal and Novak Djokovic in their first meeting. He now resides in Nassau, Bahamas.