[29] In September at the Copa Sevilla, he won his second ATP Challenger title of the season after defeating former world No. He won his opening round in straight sets over world No. Félix Auger-Aliassime. He reached a career high ATP singles ranking of No. He feels lucky to be part of what appears to be a magical time for Canadian tennis.

Auger-Aliassime was born in Montreal and raised in L'Ancienne-Lorette, a suburb of Quebec City.His father Sam Aliassime is from Togo and his mother Marie Auger from the province of Quebec. [18] At the Challenger Banque Nationale de Granby in July 2015, he qualified for his second ATP Challenger main draw with victories over fellow Canadian Jack Mingjie Lin and world No. It felt like he was taking the balls very early and didn't give me much time.".

2 at the career-high ITF junior ranking on 6 June 2016. "We do have to compete against each other, but we still follow each other's results, and seeing Bianca [Andreescu] doing so well now too, it's really inspiring.

© FamousBirthdays.com - use subject to the information collection practices disclosed in our Privacy Policy. He made a pact with his parents: "I would finish high school with good grades, and then, depending on where my level in tennis was, either go to university or go pro.". [23] In November 2016, he won his first professional title with a victory over Juan Manuel Benitez Chavarriaga at the ITF Futures in Birmingham. Tennis Player.

Auger-Aliassime won the US Open junior title in 2015 at age 15. [34] In April, Auger-Aliassime was awarded a wildcard for the Monte-Carlo Masters where he lost his opener in three sets to world No. Fortunately for the game of tennis, there was never any danger of losing Felix to that great thief of Canadian athletic talent, hockey.

At Wimbledon he entered as the 19th seed and earned his first victory as a pro in the Slams, by defeating compatriot Vasek Pospisil. First Name Felix #15. [36][37] In August, Auger-Aliassime received a wild card to compete in the main draw of the 2018 Rogers Cup. Shortly after the two split sets, FA2 was forced to retire with heart palpitations -- thankfully, they were caused by the extreme heat, not a more threatening condition. Sadly, Felix Auger Aliassime net worth as on 2019 is still under review. French Open: F (2016) [5] He has an older sister Malika who also plays tennis. 205 Darian King in straight sets. SR=strike rate (events won/competed). "I'm pretty instinctive. But there was no out call.
[27] The next week, he advanced to the semifinals of the ATP Challenger 75K in Drummondville with a win over world No. He then retired in the first round (5–7, 7–5, 4–1, ret.) His favourite surface is clay. 17 on October 14, 2019 and a career high ITF junior ranking of No. [38], At age 18, Auger-Aliassime became the youngest-ever ATP 500 finalist with his win over Pablo Cuevas (6–3, 3–6, 6–3) to reach the Rio Open title match.