Stefanos Tsitsipas speaks on being introverted ... quit his job so he could travel alongside him and they were receiving financial support from his maternal aunt and other external sources "My ...
More Stefanos Tsitsipas Aunt images
Sport runs through the entire brood of the Tsitsipas family. In addition to his immediate family, his mother’s maternal side has also produced professional athletes. His aunt (his mother’s twin sister) was also a tennis player and his grandfather, Sergei Salnikof, was an Olympic gold medalist in men’s football in Melbourne in 1956 and a coach.
Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greek: Στέφανος Τσιτσιπάς, pronounced [ˈstefanos t͡sit͡siˈpas]; born 12 August 1998) is a Greek professional tennis player. He is the second youngest player ranked in the top 10 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and currently has a career-high ranking of No. 3 in the world, making him the highest-ranked Greek player in history.
His aunt was a tennis player and a member of the same team as his mother and his grandfather, Sergei Salnikov, was a Soviet football player and manager. He is the first child of a knit, four-member family, as he says, where everyone is interested in each other and showing as much understanding as possible of the needs that arise.
Others – Sergei Sergeyevich Salnikov (Maternal Grandfather) (Former Soccer Manager, Former Professional Soccer Player, ‘Gold’ Medal Winner at the 1956 Summer Olympics for the former Soviet Union). He has a maternal aunt (mother’s twin sister) who was also a professional tennis player in the former Soviet Union.
Stefanos Tsitsipas as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2020 (Stefanos Tsitsipas / Instagram) Stefanos Tsitsipas Facts. Stefanos’ parents, both experienced tennis players, had first met at a WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) tournament in Athens where his mother was a participant and his father was serving as a line judge.
Stefanos Tsitsipas battles past Dominik Koepfer to reach the quarter-finals in Hamburg on Wednesday. Stefanos Tsitsipas will try to win his first Hamburg title this week. The Greek reached the final at the ATP 500 two years ago. Stefanos Tsitsipas enjoyed a run to the final in Hamburg last year.
18-year-old Carlos Alcaraz stuns Stefanos Tsitsipas in five sets (0:42) Carlos Alcaraz drops to the ground and lets his emotions flow after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas in a drama-filled match to ...
Stefanos Tsitsipas was booed by the crowd during his second-round US Open win over Adrian Mannarino after taking another extended toilet break.