Taylor Fritz Bio
Taylor Fritz is an American professional tennis player. Taylor is the 2nd-fastest American ever to reach an ATP final, accomplishing the feat in just his third career even.
Fritz Taylor Age
Fritz was born Taylor Harry Fritz on 28th October 1997. He celebrates his birthday on 28th October every year.
Taylor Fritz Parents
Fritz is the son of Guy Fritz, tennis player and former world top-10 tennis player Kathy May. He is also the great-great-grandson of the founder of The May Department Stores Company that merged with Macy’s, David May and the great-grandson of Morton D. May.
Taylor Fritz Wife
In July 2016, he got married to tennis player Raquel Pedraza in California, after dating for over two years. In January 2017, Raquel gave birth to the couple’s child, a boy named Jordan.
Taylor Fritz Baby
He has a son by the name Jordan born in January 2017.
Taylor Fritz Body Measurements
- Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 meters)
- Weight: 190 lbs
- Shoe Size: Not Available
- Body Shape: Not Available
- Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Taylor Fritz Tennis
Up to the age of 15, when he competed in a low-level Grade 4 tournament in March 2013 in Claremont near where he grew up, Fritz did not play any ITF events. He never played another event until the 2013 Junior US Open, at which point he began to compete regularly on the ITF tour shortly before turning 16.
Taylor Fritz Wimbledon
In a few years, he made it to the semifinals at the 2014 Junior Wimbledon tournament. Later in 2014, he won his first Grade A tournament at the 2014 Osaka Mayor’s Cup. Fritz reached at least the quarter-finals of all four junior Grand Slam tournaments in 2015, including the French Open finals where he lost to Tommy Paul, and the US Open finals where he beat Paul.
This grand slam success enabled him to finish the year as the number one ranked boy’s junior tennis player, for which he was named the 2015 ITF Junior World Champion. Taylor was the first American to hold this title since Donald Young in 2005 and Andy Roddick in 2000. He played his first ATP Tour tournament at Nottingham, where he received a wild card and won his first ATP match against Pablo Carreño Busta.
Taylor Fritz ATP
Fritz turned master in the wake of winning the Junior US Open, in September 2015. By turning into the ninth player at age 17 to win different Challenger Tour titles, he rapidly ascended from the 600s into the Top 250 of the ATP Rankings, doing as such in consecutive weeks. Others that have achieved that accomplishment incorporates Top 20 players Bernard Tomic, Tomas Berdych, Richard Gasquet, and Juan Martín del Potro just as Number 1 in general players Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
Fritz arrived at a last again in his first competition of 2016, in the wake of losing in the last of his last competition of 2015, this time winning against Top 100 player Dudi Sela at Happy Valley to launch to positioning during the 150s. In the week that finished he made it Australian Open Qualifying to arrive at his first primary draw of a Grand Slam competition at the Australian Open, where he would lose in the first round to individual American Jack Sock in five sets.
He was granted a special case into his first ATP 250 competition of 2016 at Memphis and knocked off the second-seeded Steve Johnson, who at No. 29 is the most astounding positioned player Fritz had ever vanquished. Having crushed Ricardas Berankis in the semi-last, he turned into the most youthful American to arrive at an ATP last since Michael Chang in 1988, and furthermore the second quickest American ever to arrive at an ATP last, doing as such in simply his third vocation ATP competition. John Isner is the main American that had the option to arrive at an ATP last quicker. Fritz lost in the last to three-time shielding champion and Top 10 player Kei Nishikori. Fritz broke the Top 100 without precedent for February, by arriving at the quarter-finals in Acapulco at his first vocation ATP 500 occasion.
Roger Federer Vs Taylor Fritz
His grass-court season was highlighted by a close three-set loss to Roger Federer at Stuttgart. Towards the end of the summer, he ended up peaking in the rankings at No. 53. Fritz drew Jack Sock in the first round of a grand slam for the second time this year, again losing in five sets, at the US Open. Fritz won the ATP Star of Tomorrow to cap off the year for being the youngest player in the Top 100, having just turned 19.
Taylor Fritz Forehand
Taylor possesses a dominant serve that can reach 140 mph and solid groundstrokes off both wings. One of his defining strengths is his ability to hit sharp angle cross-court shots on both the backhand and forehand sides. He also has a good topspin lob.
Taylor Fritz Australian Open
Fritz had a good start to the 2018 season, after finishing 2017 just outside the Top 100, reaching two Challenger finals in January. By reaching the final in New Caledonia, he returned to the Top 100 of the ATP rankings though he lost there to Noah Rubin. He then captured his first Challenger title in two years at the inaugural event in Newport Beach, not too far from his current residence in Palos Verdes, following a loss in qualifying at the Australian Open. Taylor continued his strong start by making it to the 4th round at Indian Wells, his first Round of 16 appearances at a Masters event.
Fritz Taylor Under Armour
In March 2018, Under Armour named Fritz Taylor the Vice President of Footwear Leadership Team.
Taylor Fritz Miami Open
Wed, 21 Mar 2018
- Round of 128·StadiumFinal
- P. H. Herbert 7 6
- T. Fritz 6 4
Frequently Asked Questions About Taylor Fritz
Who is Taylor Fritz?
Fritz is an American professional tennis player.
How old is Taylor Fritz?
He is 22 years old as of 2019. He was born in 1997.
How tall is Taylor Fritz?
He stands at a height of 6 ft 4 in.
Is Taylor Fritz married?
Yes, he is married to tennis player Raquel Pedraza.
How much is Taylor Fritz worth?
He has not yet revealed his net worth. We will update this section when we get and verify information about the wealth and properties under his name.
How much does Taylor Fritz make?
His salary is still under review.
Where does Taylor Fritz live?
Because of security reasons, he has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Is Taylor Fritz dead or alive?
He is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
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