Denis Shapovalov Tennis Player Biography, Family, Records and Awards


Denis Shapovalov is a Canadian professional tennis player, he played both International and national level games. His spectacular performance in the court brought many fans for him all over the world. Many of his fans believe that one day he will become the No 1 player in tennis field. He was the one who reached success in his very young stage and his wonderful playing style made a unique identity for him in national level. For International level he starts representing Canada and his highest ATP rank was no.20, he reached this record on 2019 April.

Denis Shapovalov Tennis Player Biography
Denis Shapovalov Tennis Player Biography

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Canadian Tennis Player Denis Shapovalov Profile:

Full Name  Denis Shapovalov
Nick Name  Shapo
Date Of Birth  15 April 1999
Age  21 years
Birth Place Tel Aviv, Israel
Nationality Canadian
Coach Mikhail Youzhny
Marital Status Single
Religion Christianity

Denis Shapovalov Physical Statistics :

Height 185 cm
Weight 76kg
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Blonde

Denis Shapovalov Family & Relationships :

Father Name  Viktor Shapovalov
Mother Name Tessa Shapovalov
Brother Name Evgeniy
Girlfriend Name Penny Oleksiak and Mirjam Bjorklund

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Biography Of Denis Shapovalov :

Denis Shapovalov Childhood : His parents were from Jewish and Russian descent and they shifted to Canada when he was just 9 months old. His mother is a former national tennis player so she wants her son to achieve in tennis field. They started his primary coaching in the academy where his mom works as a coach and that helps a lot for the blooming tennis star to achieve great.

Denis Shapovalov With Girlfriend Penny Oleksiak
Denis Shapovalov With Girlfriend Penny Oleksiak
denis shapovalov girlfriend Mirjam Bjorklund
denis shapovalov girlfriend Mirjam Bjorklund

Shapovalov starts playing tennis from his very small stage, when he reached 13 his mom appoint the manager Adriano Fuorivia to train him. He stayed with them and become one of their family member, he trained him for 4 years. When his parents are busy in maintaining the academy Shapovalov and his coach will be in heavy training.

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Carrier Of Denis Shapovalov :

In his childhood he loved to play hockey, but his parents didn’t allow him to choose hockey instead of tennis. They feared that he will get injury so they decided to focus him in the tennis field. As per his parents wish he was excellent in tennis and once he defeated the top player Rafael Nadal at the Rogers Cup in 2017.

In 2015 he won the US Open doubles title with his team partner Felix Auger- Aliassime. In 2016 he won the Wimbledon Junior Singles Title. When he was 18, he turned to pro after reaching the semifinals at the 2017 Canadian Open. He become the highest ranked doubles player under the age 25 at the quarterfinals of Paris Masters in the year 2019.

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Awards Of Denis Shapovalov:

  • Lionel Conacher Award.
  • ATP star of tomorrow.
  • ATP Newcomer of the year.
  • ATP most improved player of the year
  • Tennis Canada male player of the year
Denis Shapovalov Tennis Player profile
Denis Shapovalov Tennis Player profile

Records Of Denis Shapovalov :

  • Since 2005 he was the youngest player to break into top 20.
  • He reached the 2018 Madrid Open semifinals and become the top ranked Canadian.
  • He become the youngest player ever to reach the semifinals in ATP World Tour Masters 1000.
  • In US Open he reached the fourth round and become the youngest player to reach the fourth round after Michael Chang in 1989.

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Denis Shapovalov on Social Media:

  • INSTAGRAM   : @denis.shapovalov
  • TWITTER        : @denis_shapo
  • FACEBOOK     : @ShapoTennis

Denis Shapovalov Hobbies and Favourites :

  • Hobbies                            : Travelling and Swimming.
  • Favourite Place                : Caribbean Islands
  • Favourite Singer              : Justin Bieber
  • Favourite Sport                : Tennis
  • Favourite Color                : White
  • Favourite Surface            : Grass
  • Favourite Shot                 : Overhead Smash
  • Favourite Tennis Player  : Rafael Nadal

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