Fabio Fognini is an Italian professional tennis player. He has a career-high ranking of world No. 9 achieved on 15 July 2019. He is currently ranked (July 2022) in 64th place by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
Fabio Fognini Age, Family, Early Life
Fabio Fognini was born on 24 May 1987 (age 35) in Sanremo, Italy. He holds an Italian nationality and he belongs to the white ethnic group. His Zodiac sign is Gemini.
There is currently no verified information about Fabio Fognini’s parents yet.
Fabio Fognini Wife, What about his Children?
Since 2014, Fognini has been in a relationship with Italian tennis compatriot Flavia Pennetta, from Brindisi, a retired player who won the 2015 US Open singles title. The couple was engaged in 2015 and married in Ostuni on 16 June 2016. Their son was born in 2017.
Their second child, a daughter, was born in 2019. In 2021 Pennetta gave birth to their second daughter, in Barcelona, Spain.
Fabio Fognini Career, What is his profession?
As a junior, Fognini posted a singles win-loss record of 72–36. He earned a combined ranking of No. 8 in the world in May 2004, reaching the quarterfinals of both the Australian Open and French Open. Fognini began his professional career by playing a variety of Futures and Challenger tournaments, winning his first Futures championship in 2005 at Spain No. 1 and another at Italy No. 9. In 2005, he also finished runner-up in Italy No. 3 and qualified for his first ATP Challenger tournament at Palermo.
During 2006, Fognini had considerable success at Challengers and, after qualifying, made his debut on the ATP World Tour in Buenos Aires. He was defeated in the first round by former World No. 1 Carlos Moyá, the eventual champion. In 2007, Fognini made some serious progress on the ATP Tour, notably when he qualified for the 2007 French Open to make his debut appearance in a Grand Slam event. He lost in the first round to World No. 35 Juan Mónaco in five sets.
In addition, he had a terrific tournament at the 2007 Rogers Masters in Montreal, Canada. Having qualified for the competition, he defeated Peter Polansky in the first round, before taking out the 13th seed Andy Murray in straight sets.
Fognini was halted by World No. 1 Roger Federer in the third round. On the ATP Challengers circuit, Fognini made the finals in Santiago, Sanremo, and Fürth, losing in three-set struggles each time. Partnering with Frederico Gil, he also lost in the doubles final of the Fürth Challenger. He concluded the year ranked in the top 100 for the first time at No. 94.
At the 2022 French Open, he defeated Alexei Popyrin which moved him one win away from his 400th career win. At the 2022 Hamburg European Open, he reached the second round defeating Aljaz Bedene to get his 400th career win. He became only the 14th active player to win 400 matches and the first Italian man in the Open Era with 400 tour-level wins followed by Adriano Panatta with 392 wins, and then Andreas Seppi with 386 wins, who is the second-most among active Italians.
How much is Fabio Fognini Net Worth?
Fabio Fognini is thought to have a $7 million net worth. His prize money totals over $16 million, but following the US Open in 2022, his net worth is estimated to rise, according to the website sportslumo.
Which school and college did he go to?
There are no available details regarding Fabio Fognini’s educational background.
Is he available on any kind of social media platform?
Physical Appearance of Fabio Fognini’s Height, Weight
|Height||In Feet: 5 Feet and 10 Inches |
Centimeter: 178 cm
Meter: 1.78 m
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