Jannik Sinner is an Italian personality famously known as a tennis professional. He has earned 5 ATP titles in singles and one in doubles. He has achieved the honor of being the youngest ATP title holder since 2008 after his winning at the 2020 Sofia Open and the youngest to have five titles since Novak Djokovic in 2007.
Jannik Sinner is 21 years old because of his birth on 16th August 2001 and as of 2022. He was born to his loving and caring parents named Johann and Siglinde Sinner in San Candido. He was raised and nurtured by his parents in the town of Sesto where his father and mother worked as a chef and waitresses at a ski lodge. Jannik was raised along with his brother named Marc. Sinner started practicing skiing at the age of 3. He was ranked one of Italy’s top junior skiers from the age of 8 to 12.
By the age of 8, he won the national championship in giant slalom and became the national runner-up at the age of 12. At the age of 12, Jannik decided to give up skiing and football to pursue his career only in tennis. This is because he never wanted to remain under restrictions after getting selected for football and working in a team. He wanted himself to take individual decisions and be individually dependent on the games for his future success.
Jannik Sinner Career
Jannik never worked hard for trying and playing in junior matches, instead, he began playing on the ITF Men’s Circuit back in the early months of 2018. He appeared for various events and began receiving his wild cards for the ATP Challenger Tour events. The only ITF title that he received in the year was in doubles and after he finished the season, he was ranked at No. 551.
Jannik earned the first ATP title in Bergamo in February 2019 at the age of 17 and 6 months. He became the first personality born in 2001 to appear in the Challenger final and became the youngest Italian to win the Challenger title in history.
Earlier in the year, Sinner appeared for the second round of the 2020 Australian Open and had his first Grand Slam main draw match which he won over his opposition Max Purcell but lost later to Márton Fucsovics. He appeared as the wild card at the Rotterdam Open, where he had his first top 10 victories against the world No. 10 David Goffin. He became the youngest quarterfinalist at the French Open after the record was earlier held by Novak Djokovic in 2006 and became the first to appear in the quarterfinals on his debut after Rafael Nadal in 2005. During the tournament, he defeated Goffin again as well as the US Open runner-up and the world no. 7 Alexander Zverev before finally losing to Nadal.
Jannik Sinner won his second ATP title at the Great Ocean Road Open, where he won over World No. 20 Karen Khachanov in the semifinals and thereby became the youngest to win back-to-back ATP titles since Rafael Nadal in 2005. Jannik made the record of 10 matches winning streak, which eventually came to an end in the first round of the 2021 Australian Open where he lost the game while standing against World No. 12 Denis Shapovalov in a tight 5-set match.
In the year 2022, Sinner appeared for the Australian Open and reached the quarterfinals of a major for the second time. He became the 5th Italian man to reach the stage in Melbourne. But, in the quarterfinals, he lost the match to 4th seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets. He also appeared to have another record at the 2022 Wimbledon Championship, where he recorded his first win at the major over Stan Wawrinka. Then, he reached the third career grand slam quarterfinals after defeating other champions like Mikael Ymer, John Isner, and Carlos Alcaraz.
Jannik Sinner Biography
|Real Name||Jannik Sinner|
|Birth Date||August 16, 2001|
|Age (as of 2022)||20 Years|
|Birth Place||Innichen, Italy|
|Profession||Professional Tennis Player|
|Height||in feet inches – 6’ 2” – in Centimeters – 188 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 76 kg – in Pounds – 167 lbs|
|Who is his girlfriend?||Maria Braccini (Ex.)|
Jannik Sinner was once in a relationship with the Italian model and social media influencer, Maria Braccini. The couple took over the help of Instagram where they announced that they have been together since March 2021, although they reportedly started dating in September 2020. However, the dating relationship of the pair came to an end before Jannik went to the Davis Cup final and they announced their split in November 2021. There are no reports of the reason behind their breakup but it is said to be the workload on Jannik because of the ongoing matches.
Jannik Sinner Net Worth
Jannik Sinner, who is only 21 years old, is reportedly earning a net worth of around $3 million. He earned his biggest prize money of $5,274,334. Surely, he must be earning as high as $5 million and as low as $1 million in the prize money of his various national appearances.