|Birth ( Age )
||October 28, 1997
||Taylor Harry Fritz
||Rancho Santa Fe, California, U.S.
|| Torrey Pines highschool
||6 ft 4 in
|Wife / Girlfriend
|| Raquel Pedraza
||Chase Koepka ( brother)
||$ 20 million ( estimated)
Taylor Harry Fritz is an American tennis player. He reached the ATP Finals at the 2016 Memphis Open, his third career event. just one other American has reached the ATP Finals in low career events.
His mother Kathy May Fritz was a top-10 player, and her father Guy Henry Fritz also played tennis and was named the 2016 US Olympic Development Coach of the Year. He reached the ultimate within the boys' singles at the 2015 French Open and lost fellow American Tommy Paul in three sets. He avenged the loss by defeating Paul within the boys' singles final at the 2015 US Open.
Early life : Fritz was born the youngest of three boys to Guy Fritz and Kathy May. he's the great grandson of David May, founding father of The May department shops Company, which merged with Macy's, and therefore the great-grandson of Morton D. May.Fritz has two older maternal half-brothers, Chris and Kyle.Fritz grew up together with his brothers in Rancho Sante Fe within the San Diego metropolitan area. He attended Torrey Pines highschool , where he won the CIF singles title within the San Diego section as a freshman. a couple of months into his sophomore year, he switched to a web highschool to permit him to play ITF junior events full-time.
Personal life : crazy together with his compatriot and long-time athlete girlfriend Raquel Pedraza, Fritz got married at the age of 18. Pedraza has contested altogether four Grand Slams. She was also the recipient of a dream proposal at the Eiffel Tower in Paris. subsequent year, the couple welcomed their first child, Jordan Fritz, if you're good at your game, you're always out on the road , and Taylor Fritz was a rising star participating in every major tournament; it had been everything he wanted.
Professional Career : 2015 : Fritz played his first ATP Tour tournament at Nottingham, where he received a wild card and won his first ATP match against Pablo Carreño Busta.In September 2015, Fritz turned pro after winning the Junior US Open.
2016 : Fritz reached a final again in his first tournament of 2016, this point winning against Top 100 player Dudi Sela at Happy Valley to catapult to a ranking within the 150s. within the following week, he made it through Australian Open Qualifying to succeed in his first main draw of a slam tournament at the Australian Open, where he would lose within the 1st round to fellow American Jack Sock in five sets.Fritz was awarded a wild card into his first ATP 250 tournament of 2016 at Memphis and knocked off the 2nd-seeded Steve Johnson, who at No. 29 was the very best ranked player Fritz had ever defeated.
2017 : Fritz was ready to achieve his first victory over a top ten ATP player at Indian Wells defeating sixth seed Marin Cilic within the second round. Fritz struggled through the primary half the year with injury problems, and ended up skipping the clay court season to specialise in recovering.He returned to make within the summer with quarterfinals at Los Cabos and Winston-Salem.
2018: After finishing 2017 just outside the highest 100, Fritz had an honest start to the 2018 season, reaching two Challenger finals in January. He returned to the highest 100 of the ATP rankings by reaching the ultimate in New Caledonia , though he lost there to Noah Rubin. Following a loss in qualifying at the Australian Open, he then won his first Challenger title in two years at the inaugural event in Newport Beach, not too faraway from his current residence in Palos Verdes. He continued his strong start by making it to the 4th round at Indian Wells, his first Round of 16 appearance at a Masters event.
2019: Fritz made the third round at the Australian Open, losing to Roger Federer in 3 sets. Fritz then went on to win the Challenger at Newport Beach California; he defeated Brayden Schnur of Canada within the final in straight sets. In June, Fritz won his first ATP Tour title at the Eastbourne International tournament by defeating Sam Querrey in straight sets.In the first round of Wimbledon, Fritz defeated Tomas Berdych in straight sets, before losing to Jan-Lennard Struff in four sets.
2020 : Fritz began his season at the inaugural ATP Cup, representing Team USA. He went 1-2 in singles competition, as Team USA was sent out of the tournament within the round-robin stage.At the 2020 Australian Open, Fritz reached the third round, posting a five-set victory over Kevin Anderson. He was then defeated by eventual finalist Dominic Thiem.
2021 : At the 2021 Australian Open, Fritz reached the third round where he lost to world favorite Novak Djokovic in 5 sets, despite returning from 2 sets to like down.