|Born||11 May 1995|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career record||52–56 (48.1% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 26 (14 June 2021)|
|Current ranking||No. 27 (21 June 2021)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2018, 2021)|
|French Open||4R (2020)|
|Wimbledon||1R (2018, 2019)|
|US Open||2R (2018, 2019)|
|Career record||9–19 (32.1% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 132 (12 April 2021)|
|Current ranking||No. 160 (14 June 2021)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2021)|
|French Open||2R (2019)|
|Last updated on: 21 June 2021.|
Lorenzo Sonego (Italian pronunciation: [loˈrɛntso ˈsɔːneɡo] ; born 11 May 1995) is an Italian professional tennis player. Sonego has a career high ATP singles ranking of World No. 26 achieved on 14 June 2021. He has a career high ATP doubles ranking of No. 132 also achieved on 12 April 2021. Sonego made his ATP main-draw debut at the 2016 Internazionali BNL d'Italia, where he received a main-draw wildcard.
Sonego was born in Turin, Italy. He began playing tennis when he was 11 years old, encouraged by his father Giorgio and his coach Gipo Arbino. A fan of Italian football club Torino, he played for the Torino youth academy between the age of six and 13 before focusing on tennis.
He made his ATP Tour debut on May 2016 at the Italian Open, where he received a wild card and lost against João Sousa in the first round.
On 17 October 2017 he won his first Challenger title, defeating Tim Pütz at the 2017 Sparkassen ATP Challenger.
Sonego started his Grand Slam career with a win over Robin Haase at the 2018 Australian Open. He was then defeated in the second round by Richard Gasquet.
Sonego entered 2018 Wimbledon as a lucky loser after being defeated by Ernest Gulbis in the third round of qualifying. He was defeated by Taylor Fritz in the first round in straight sets.
Sonego, as a qualifier, reached the quarterfinals of Monte-Carlo, upsetting 8th seed Karen Khachanov on the way. He lost to eventual runner-up Dušan Lajović in straight sets.
Sonego won his first ATP title in Antalya, Turkey in June 2019, defeating Serbian Miomir Kecmanović in three sets in the final.
Sonego made a career-best 4th round appearance at the 2020 French Open, defeating Emilio Gómez, Alexander Bublik, and 27th seed Taylor Fritz before losing to 12th seed Diego Schwartzman in straight sets. His match against Fritz had the longest tiebreak in French Open history in the third set, finishing eventually with a 19-17 score in favor of Sonego.
At the 2020 Erste Bank Open, Sonego, as a Lucky Loser, shocked world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in straight sets 6-2 6-1. It was only Djokovic's third loss of the year. Sonego went on to make the final of the event, but lost to fifth seed Andrey Rublev 4-6, 4-6.
At the 2021 Sardegna Open in April, Sonego won both the singles and doubles titles. As a result he achieved career-high singles ranking of world No. 28 and doubles ranking of No. 132 on 12 April 2021.
In Rome, Sonego scored his second top-10 win over Dominic Thiem, beating him in 3 sets in a match lasting over 3 hours. As a result, he made his second Masters quarterfinal, where he beat 7th seed Andrey Rublev, his third top-10 win. In the semifinal, he once again faced World No. 1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic but lost in 3 sets.
At the French Open, Sonego lost to Lloyd Harris in straight sets.
Current through the 2021 Queen's Club Championships.
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|Australian Open||A||A||A||A||2R||Q3||1R||2R||0 / 3||2–3||40%|
|French Open||A||A||A||A||Q2||1R||4R||1R||0 / 3||3–3||50%|
|Wimbledon||A||A||A||A||1R||1R||NH||0 / 2||0–2||0%|
|US Open||A||A||A||A||2R||2R||1R||0 / 3||2–3||40%|
|Win–Loss||0–0||0–0||0–0||0–0||2–3||1–3||3–3||1–2||0 / 11||7–11||39%|
|ATP Tour Masters 1000|
|Indian Wells Masters||A||A||A||A||A||A||NH||0 / 0||0–0||–|
|Miami Open||A||A||A||A||A||2R||NH||4R||0 / 2||3–2||60%|
|Monte-Carlo Masters||A||A||A||A||Q1||QF||NH||2R||0 / 2||4–2||67%|
|Madrid Open||A||A||A||A||A||A||NH||A||0 / 0||0–0||–|
|Italian Open||A||A||1R||Q1||2R||1R||2R||SF||0 / 5||6–5||55%|
|Canadian Open||A||A||A||A||A||A||NH||0 / 0||0–0||–|
|Cincinnati Masters||A||A||A||A||A||1R||1R||0 / 2||0–2||0%|
|Shanghai Masters||A||A||A||A||A||1R||NH||0 / 1||0–1||0%|
|Paris Masters||A||A||A||A||A||Q1||2R||0 / 1||1–1||50%|
|Win–Loss||0–0||0–0||0–1||0–0||1–1||4–5||2–3||7–3||0 / 13||14–13||52%|
|Win||1–0||Jun 2019||Antalya Open, Turkey||250 Series||Grass||Miomir Kecmanović||6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5), 6–1|
|Loss||1–1||Oct 2020||Vienna Open, Austria||500 Series||Hard (i)||Andrey Rublev||4–6, 4–6|
|Win||2–1||Apr 2021||Sardegna Open, Italy||250 Series||Clay||Laslo Đere||2–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–4|
|Win||1–0||Apr 2021||Sardegna Open, Italy||250 Series||Clay||Andrea Vavassori|| Simone Bolelli |
|Loss||0-1||May 2015||Italy F11, Lecco||Futures||Clay||Tommy Paul||1–6, 4–6|
|Win||1-1||Sep 2015||Italy F26, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||Daniel Altmaier||7–5, 6–4|
|Win||2-1||Oct 2015||Italy F32, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||George von Massow||6–4, 6–1|
|Loss||2-2||Nov 2015||Italy F33, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||Gianluca Mager||3–6, 3–6|
|Win||3-2||Oct 2017||Italy F31, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||Javier Marti||6–3, 3–1, ret.|
|Win||4-2||Oct 2017||Ortisei, Italy||Challenger||Carpet||Tim Pütz||6–4, 6–4|
|Loss||4-3||Oct 2017||Ismaning, Germany||Challenger||Carpet||Yannick Hanfmann||4–6, 6–3, 5–7|
|Loss||4-4||Oct 2017||Italy F35, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||Federico Gaio||6–7(4–7), 6–2, 0–6|
|Loss||4-5||Nov 2017||Italy F36, Santa Margherita di Pula||Futures||Clay||Tomislav Brkić||5–7, 4–6|
|Win||5-5||Sep 2018||Genova, Italy||Challenger||Clay||Dustin Brown||6–2, 6–1|
|Win||6-5||Sep 2019||Genova, Italy||Challenger||Clay||Alejandro Davidovich Fokina||6–2, 4–6, 7–6(8–6)|
|1.||Novak Djokovic||1||Vienna Open, Austria||Hard (i)||QF||6–2, 6–1||42|
|2.||Dominic Thiem||4||Italian Open, Italy||Clay||3R||6–4, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5)||33|
|3.||Andrey Rublev||7||Italian Open, Italy||Clay||QF||3–6, 6–4, 6-3||33|
Sonego's match record against players who have been ranked world No. 10, with those who have been No. 1 in boldface. Only ATP Tour main draw matches are considered.
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