Taylor Fritz

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Taylor Fritz
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Fritz at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships, returning against Cameron Norrie
Full nameTaylor Harry Fritz
Country (sports)Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Residence Rancho Palos Verdes, California, U.S.
Born (1997-10-28) October 28, 1997 (age 23) [1]
Rancho Santa Fe, California
Height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Turned pro2015
PlaysRight-handed (two handed-backhand)
Coach David Nainkin &
Paul Annacone
Prize moneyUS$ 4,213,109
Singles
Career record117–113 (50.9% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 24 (March 2, 2020)
Current rankingNo. 42 (July 31, 2021) [2]
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2019, 2020, 2021)
French Open 3R (2020)
Wimbledon 3R (2021)
US Open 3R (2018, 2020)
Doubles
Career record24–33 (42.1% in ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 120 (18 November 2019)
Current rankingNo. 115 (1 March 2021)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2019)
French Open 1R (2018, 2021)
Wimbledon 2R (2018)
US Open 2R (2016, 2017)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
US Open 1R (2014, 2015)
Team competitions
Davis Cup RR (2019)
Last updated on: 20 June 2021.

Taylor Harry Fritz (born October 28, 1997) is an American professional tennis player. He reached an ATP final in his third career event, the 2016 Memphis Open. Only one other American has reached an ATP final in fewer career events. [3]

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His mother Kathy May Fritz was a top-10 player, and his father Guy Henry Fritz also played professional tennis and was named US Olympic Development Coach of the Year 2016. [4] He reached the finals in boys' singles at the 2015 French Open and lost to fellow American Tommy Paul in three sets. He avenged the loss by defeating Paul in the boys' singles final at the 2015 US Open.

Early life and background

Fritz was born the youngest of three boys to Guy Fritz and Kathy May. He is the great-great-grandson of David May, founder of The May Department Stores Company, which merged with Macy's, and the great-grandson of Morton D. May. [5]

Fritz has two older maternal half-brothers, Chris and Kyle. [6] [7]

Fritz grew up with his brothers in Rancho Sante Fe in the San Diego metropolitan area. He attended Torrey Pines High School, where he won the CIF singles title in the San Diego section as a freshman. A few months into his sophomore year, he switched to an online high school to allow him to play ITF junior events full-time. [8]

Junior career

Fritz did not play any ITF events until he was 15, when he competed in a low-level Grade-4 tournament in March 2013 in Claremont near where he grew up. He would not play another event until the 2013 Junior US Open, at which point he began to compete regularly on the ITF Circuit shortly before turning 16. Within the next year, he made it to the semifinals at the 2014 Junior Wimbledon tournament. He then won his first Grade A tournament at the 2014 Osaka Mayor's Cup. [9]

In 2015, Fritz reached at least the quarterfinal of all four junior Grand Slam tournaments, including the final at the French Open where he lost to Tommy Paul, and the final at the US Open where he defeated Paul. [10] This major success helped him finish the year as the number-one-ranked boy's junior tennis player, for which he was named the 2015 ITF Junior World Champion. He was the first American to hold this title since Donald Young in 2005 and Andy Roddick in 2000. [11]

Professional career

2015: Challenger Tour success

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. [12]

In September 2015, Fritz turned pro after winning the Junior US Open. He quickly rose from the 600s into the Top 250 of the ATP Rankings by becoming the 9th player at age 17 to win multiple Challenger Tour titles – doing so in back-to-back weeks. The others to accomplish that feat include Top 20 players Bernard Tomic, Tomáš Berdych, Richard Gasquet, and Juan Martín del Potro as well as Number 1 overall players Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. [13]

2016: Surge into top 100, first ATP Tour final

After losing in the final of his last tournament of 2015, Fritz reached a final again in his first tournament of 2016, this time winning against top-100 player Dudi Sela at Happy Valley to catapult to a ranking in the 150s. In the following week, he made it through Australian Open Qualifying to reach his first main draw of a Grand Slam tournament at the Australian Open, where he would lose in the 1st round to fellow American Jack Sock in five sets.

Fritz was awarded a wildcard into his first ATP 250 tournament of 2016 at Memphis and knocked off the second-seeded Steve Johnson, who at No. 29 was the highest ranked player Fritz had ever defeated. With his victory over Ričardas Berankis in the semifinal, he became the youngest American to reach an ATP final since Michael Chang in 1988, and also the second-fastest American ever to reach an ATP final, doing so in just his third career ATP tournament. John Isner is the only American that was able to reach an ATP final faster. [3] [14] Fritz would lose in the final to three-time defending champion and top-10 player Kei Nishikori. In February, Fritz cracked the top 100 for the first time by reaching the quarterfinals in Acapulco at his first career ATP 500 event.

Fritz's grass court season was highlighted by a close three set loss to Roger Federer at Stuttgart. He would end up peaking in the rankings at No. 53 towards the end of the summer. At the US Open, Fritz drew Jack Sock in the first round of a major for the second time this year, again losing in five sets.

To cap off the year, Fritz won the ATP Star of Tomorrow for being the youngest player in the top 100, having just turned 19 years old.

2017: First Grand Slam match win

Fritz was able to achieve his first victory over a top ten ATP player at Indian Wells defeating sixth seed Marin Čilić in the second round. Fritz struggled through the first half of the year with injury problems, and ended up skipping the clay court season to focus on recovering. [15] He returned to form in the summer with quarterfinals at Los Cabos and Winston-Salem. In his seventh grand slam appearance, Fritz won his first match at a major tournament by knocking out Marcos Baghdatis at the US Open.

2018: Continued tour success

After finishing 2017 just outside the top 100, Fritz had a good start to the 2018 season, reaching two Challenger finals in January. He returned to the Top 100 of the ATP rankings by reaching the final 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 far from his current residence in Palos Verdes. He continued his strong start by making it to the fourth round at Indian Wells, his first round of 16-appearance at a Masters event.

Fritz kicked off the clay-court season with a semifinals appearance at the US Men's Clay Court Championships in Houston, the best result on clay of his career thus far. In the tournament, he upset Ryan Harrison and Jack Sock before losing to Steve Johnson. This helped him get back to No. 66 in the world.

At the US Open, Fritz reached his first Grand Slam third round, defeating Mischa Zverev and Jason Kubler, before losing to 9th-seeded Dominic Thiem in four sets. [16]

Earlier in the season, Fritz began working with Paul Annacone, who helped him reach a career-high ranking of No. 47. [17] [18]

2019: Top 30 breakthrough, first ATP title

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 in the final, in straight sets. In June, Fritz won his first ATP Tour title at the Eastbourne International by defeating Sam Querrey in straight sets.

In the first round of Wimbledon, Fritz defeated Tomáš Berdych in straight sets, before losing to Jan-Lennard Struff in four sets. [19]

At the US Open, Fritz was seeded 26th, his first-ever Grand Slam seeding. However, he lost to Feliciano López in the first round. [20]

Fritz represented Team World in the third annual Laver Cup, held in Geneva. In his first singles match, he lost to Stefanos Tsitsipas, 2-6, 6-1, 7-10. [21] Fritz bounced back on the final day of play, defeating Dominic Thiem, 7-5, 6-7(3), 10-5. [22]

At the Swiss Indoors, Fritz defeated 2nd-seeded Alexander Zverev in the first round, 7-6, 6-4. [23]

After achieving a career-high ranking of No. 25 in August, Fritz ended the year ranked #32 in the world. [24]

2020: First ATP 500 final

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 in the round-robin stage. [25]

At the Australian Open, Fritz reached the third round, posting a five-set victory over Kevin Anderson. He was then defeated by eventual finalist Dominic Thiem. [26]

Fritz reached his first ATP 500 final in Acapulco, where he lost to Rafael Nadal. However, his runner-up showing propelled him to a new career-high ranking of #24. [27]

At the US Open, Fritz was seeded 19th. He defeated Dominik Koepfer in four sets and then beat Gilles Simon in the second round before losing to Denis Shapovalov in five sets.

At the French Open, Fritz was seeded 27th. He defeated Tomáš Macháč in five sets and Radu Albot in straight sets before losing to Lorenzo Sonego in straight sets. The match against Sonego had the longest tie-break in French Open history, with Fritz eventually losing the tie-break 17-19.

2021

At the Australian Open, Fritz reached the third round where he lost to world No. 1, Novak Djokovic in five sets, despite coming back from two sets to love down. [28]

In April, Fritz reached the fourth round at the Miami Open, his best showing at this Masters and only his second fourth round in a Masters 1000 tournament in his career.

Fritz dropped again out of the top 30 on 10 May 2021, following first-round losses at Monte-Carlo and Madrid. With this drop in the rankings, it also marked the first time there were no American men players in the Top 30 in the nearly half-century of computerized tennis rankings. [29]

At the 2021 French Open, Fritz was seeded 30th. He defeated João Sousa in the first round in straight sets. In the second round, Fritz suffered a torn meniscus during his 4-set loss to Dominik Koepfer. Following this, Fritz stated that he was hopeful to be back in time for the 2021 Wimbledon Championships following surgery. [30] Fritz would end up returning in time to play Wimbledon and proceeded to make the third round, where he lost to Alexander Zverev. [31]

Playing style

Fritz possesses a dominant serve that can reach 149 mph, and solid groundstrokes off both wings. [32] One of Fritz's defining strengths is his ability to hit sharp angle cross-court shots on both the backhand and forehand sides. He also has a good topspin lob. [33]

Personal life

In an interview before Fritz played his first match against Roger Federer, he recalled watching the live stream of the 2009 US Open final between Federer and Juan Martín del Potro when he was in fifth grade. [34]

Fritz has a son (born 2017) with ex-wife Raquel Pedraza. [35]

ATP career finals

Singles: 5 (1 title, 4 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–1)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (1–3)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–4)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (1–0)
Finals by setting
Outdoor (1–3)
Indoor (0–1)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfaceOpponentScore
Loss0–1 Feb 2016 Memphis Open, USA250 SeriesHard (i) Flag of Japan.svg Kei Nishikori 4–6, 4–6
Winner1–1 Jun 2019 Eastbourne International, UK250 SeriesGrass Flag of the United States.svg Sam Querrey 6–3, 6–4
Loss1–2 Jul 2019 Atlanta Open, USA250 SeriesHard Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alex de Minaur 3–6, 6–7(2–7)
Loss1–3 Aug 2019 Los Cabos Open, Mexico250 SeriesHard Flag of Argentina.svg Diego Schwartzman 6–7(6–8), 3–6
Loss1–4 Feb 2020 Mexican Open, Mexico500 SeriesHard Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 3–6, 2–6

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (0–0)
ATP World Tour 500 Series (0–1)
ATP World Tour 250 Series (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–2)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Finals by setting
Outdoor (0–1)
Indoor (0–1)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Loss0–1 Aug 2018 Los Cabos Open, Mexico250 SeriesHard Flag of Australia (converted).svg Thanasi Kokkinakis Flag of El Salvador.svg Marcelo Arévalo
Flag of Mexico.svg Miguel Ángel Reyes-Varela
4–6, 4–6
Loss0–2 Oct 2019 Swiss Indoors, Switzerland500 SeriesHard (i) Flag of the United States.svg Reilly Opelka Flag of the Netherlands.svg Jean-Julien Rojer
Flag of Romania.svg Horia Tecău
5–7, 3–6

Challenger and Futures finals

Singles: 8 (5–3)

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (5–3)
ITF Futures Tour (0–0)
Finals by surface
Hard (5–3)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfaceOpponentScore
Win1–0 Oct 2015 Sacramento, USAChallengerHard Flag of the United States.svg Jared Donaldson 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
Win2–0 Oct 2015 Fairfield, USAChallengerHard Flag of Germany.svg Dustin Brown 6–3, 6–4
Loss2–1 Nov 2015 Champaign, USAChallengerHard (i) Flag of Switzerland.svg Henri Laaksonen 6–4, 2–6, 2–6
Win3–1 Jan 2016 Happy Valley, AustraliaChallengerHard Flag of Israel.svg Dudi Sela 7–6(9–7), 6–2
Loss3–2 Feb 2017 Dallas, USAChallengerHard (i) Flag of the United States.svg Ryan Harrison 3–6, 3–6
Loss3–3 Jan 2018 Nouméa, New CaledoniaChallengerHard Flag of the United States.svg Noah Rubin 5–7, 4–6
Win4–3 Jan 2018 Newport Beach, USAChallengerHard Flag of the United States.svg Bradley Klahn 3–6, 7–5, 6–0
Win5–3 Jan 2019 Newport Beach, USAChallengerHard Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Brayden Schnur 7–6(9–7), 6–4

Doubles: 1 (0–1)

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–0)
ITF Futures Tour (0–1)
Finals by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
ResultW–L   Date   TournamentTierSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Loss0–1Feb 2014USA F4, Palm Coast FuturesClay Flag of the United States.svg Martin Redlicki Flag of Sweden.svg Markus Eriksson
Flag of Sweden.svg Milos Sekulic
1–6, 1–6

Junior Grand Slam finals

Singles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)

OutcomeYearChampionshipSurfaceOpponentScore
Runner-up 2015 French Open Clay Flag of the United States.svg Tommy Paul 6–7(4–7), 6–2, 2–6
Winner 2015 US Open Hard Flag of the United States.svg Tommy Paul6–2, 6–7(4–7), 6–2

Singles performance timeline

Key
W F SFQF#RRRQ#P#APZ#POGF-SSF-BNMSNH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Current through the 2021 Los Cabos Open.

Tournament 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 SRW–LWin%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open AA 1R 1R Q2 3R 3R 3R 0 / 56–555%
French Open AA 1R A 1R 2R 3R 2R 0 / 54–544%
Wimbledon AA 1R 1R 2R 2R NH 3R 0 / 54–544%
US Open Q1 Q1 1R 2R 3R 1R 3R 0 / 55–550%
Win–Loss0–00–00–41–33–34–46–35–30 / 2019–2049%
National representation
Summer Olympics NHANHA0 / 00–0  
Davis Cup AAAAA RR QR 0 / 12–167%
ATP Cup NH RR A0 / 11–233%
Win–Loss0–00–00–00–00–01–12–20–00 / 23–350%
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Indian Wells Masters A Q2 1R 3R 4R 1R NH0 / 45–456%
Miami Open AA 2R 2R 1R 1R NH 4R 0 / 54–544%
Monte-Carlo Masters AAAAA 3R NH 1R 0 / 22–250%
Madrid Open AA Q1 A Q2 2R NH 1R 0 / 21–233%
Italian Open AA Q1 A Q1 2R 1R 2R 0 / 32–340%
Canadian Open AA 1R AA 1R NH0 / 20–20%
Cincinnati Masters AA 1R AA 1R 2R 0 / 31–325%
Shanghai Masters AA 2R Q1 2R 2R NH0 / 33–350%
Paris Masters AA Q1 AA 2R 1R 0 / 21–233%
Win–Loss0–00–02–53–24–35–61–33–40 / 2619–2642%
Career statistics
20142015201620172018201920202021Career
Tournaments01221318291312108
Titles / Finals0 / 00 / 00 / 10 / 00 / 01 / 30 / 10 / 01 / 5
Overall Win–Loss0–01–115–2213–1323–2031–3014–1517–121 / 108114–11350%
Year-end ranking11491747610450322950.22%

Record against other players

Record against top-10 players

Fritz's match record against players who have been ranked in the Top 10, with those who are active in boldface.
Only ATP Tour (incl. Grand Slams) main draw, Davis Cup and Laver Cup matches are considered.

PlayerHRMPWonLostWin%Last Match Hard Clay Grass
Number 1 ranked players
Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal 11010%Lost (3–6, 2–6) at 2020 Acapulco F

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Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 12020%Lost (2–6, 5–7, 2–6) at 2019 Australian Open 3R

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Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic 14040%Lost (3–6, 6–7(5–7)) at 2021 Rome Masters 2R

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Number 3 ranked players
Flag of Bulgaria.svg Grigor Dimitrov 3110100%Won (7–6(10–8), 7–6(7–4)) at 2019 Madrid Masters 1R

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Flag of Croatia.svg Marin Čilić 3110100%Won (4–6, 7–5, 6–4) at 2017 Indian Wells Masters 2R

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Flag of Germany.svg Alexander Zverev 341325%Lost (7–6(7–3), 4–6, 3–6, 6–7(4–7)) at 2021 Wimbledon Championships 3R

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Flag of Austria.svg Dominic Thiem 341325%Lost (2–6, 4–6, 7–6(7–5), 4–6) at 2020 Australian Open 3R

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Flag of Spain.svg David Ferrer 31010%Lost (6–7(6–8), 1–6) at 2016 Miami Masters 2R

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Flag of Switzerland.svg Stan Wawrinka 32020%Lost (3–6, 4–6) at 2018 Tokyo 1R

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Number 4 ranked players
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Berdych 4110100%Won (6–4, 6–4, 6–3) at 2019 Wimbledon Championships 1R

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Flag of Japan.svg Kei Nishikori 43030%Lost (2–6, 4–6) at 2019 Rome Masters 2R

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Flag of Greece.svg Stefanos Tsitsipas 42020%Lost (6–7(3–7), 3–6) at 2019 Paris Masters 2R

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Number 5 ranked players
Flag of South Africa.svg Kevin Anderson 5110100%Won (4–6, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4), 6–2, 6–2) at 2020 Australian Open 2R

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Flag of France.svg Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 5110100%Won (6–4, 2–0 ret.) at 2019 Monte-Carlo Masters 1R

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Number 6 ranked players
Flag of France.svg Gaël Monfils 6110100%Won (6–3, 6–7(8–10), 7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–5)) at 2019 Australian Open 2R

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Flag of France.svg Gilles Simon 621150%Won (7–5, 6–3, 6–2) at 2020 US Open 2R

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Number 7 ranked players
Flag of Spain.svg Fernando Verdasco 732167%Won (7–6(7–2), 6–7(5–7), 6–4) at 2019 Shanghai Masters 1R

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Flag of Belgium (civil).svg David Goffin 721150%Won (6–1, 5–7, 7–6(11–9)) at 2021 Doha 1R

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Flag of France.svg Richard Gasquet 71010%Lost (0–6, 6–3, 3–6) at 2020 Paris Masters 1R

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Number 8 ranked players
Flag of Cyprus.svg Marcos Baghdatis 8110100%Won (6–4, 6–4, 6–3) at 2017 US Open 1R

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Flag of Italy.svg Matteo Berrettini 8110100%Won (5–7, 7–6(7–5), 6–2) at 2019 Davis Cup Finals RR

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Flag of the United States.svg John Isner 842250%Won (2–6, 7−5, 6−3) at 2020 Acapulco SF

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Flag of the United States.svg Jack Sock 842250%Won (7–6(8–6), 6–2) at 2018 Lyon 2R

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Flag of Russia.svg Mikhail Youzhny 821150%Won (6–1, 4–6, 6–3) at 2018 Delray Beach 2R

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Flag of Russia.svg Andrey Rublev 831233%Lost (3–6, 1–6) at 2021 Dubai 3R

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Flag of Argentina.svg Diego Schwartzman 831233%Lost (6–7(6–8), 3–6) at 2019 Los Cabos F

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Flag of Russia.svg Karen Khachanov 82020%Lost (6–3, 5–7, 1–6) at 2020 ATP Cup RR

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Number 9 ranked players
Flag of Italy.svg Fabio Fognini 921150%Won (6–1, 7–6(7–1)) at 2019 Los Cabos QF

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Flag of Spain.svg Roberto Bautista Agut 961517%Lost (2–6, 5–7) at 2021 Monte-Carlo Masters 1R

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Number 10 ranked players
Flag of Spain.svg Pablo Carreño Busta 10110100%Won (6–1, 6–4) at 2015 Nottingham 1R

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Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Denis Shapovalov 1041325%Won (5–7, 6–3, 7–5) at 2021 Doha QF

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Flag of Argentina.svg Juan Mónaco 101010%Lost (6–7(2–7), 6–7(5–7)) at 2016 Tokyo 1R

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Total71254635%* Statistics correct as of 3 July 202117–316–92–6

Wins over top 10 players

Season2015201620172018201920202021Total
Wins00105006
#PlayerRankEventSurfaceRdScoreTF Rank
2017
1. Flag of Croatia.svg Marin Čilić 7 Indian Wells, United StatesHard2R4–6, 7–5, 6–4136
2019
2. Flag of the United States.svg John Isner 10 Auckland, New ZealandHard2R7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–5)50
3. Flag of Italy.svg Fabio Fognini 9 Los Cabos, MexicoHardQF6–1, 7–6(7–1)28
4. Flag of Austria.svg Dominic Thiem 5 Laver Cup, Geneva, SwitzerlandHard (i)RR7−5, 6−7(3−7), [10−5]30
5. Flag of Germany.svg Alexander Zverev 6 Basel, SwitzerlandHard (i)1R7–6(9–7), 6–431
6. Flag of Italy.svg Matteo Berrettini 8 Davis Cup Finals, Madrid, SpainHard (i)RR5–7, 7–6(7–5), 6–232
* As of 3 July 2021

World TeamTennis

Fritz has played three seasons with World TeamTennis, making his debut in 2015 with the San Diego Aviators. He has since played another two seasons for the Aviators, in 2018 and 2019. Fritz joined the Philadelphia Freedoms during the 2020 WTT season at The Greenbrier. The Freedoms advanced to the WTT Playoffs as the No. 1 seed, but ultimately fell to the New York Empire in the semifinal. Fritz was named the WTT 2020 Male MVP. [36]

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
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ITF Junior World Champion
2015
Succeeded by
Flag of Serbia.svg Miomir Kecmanović
Preceded by
Flag of Germany.svg Alexander Zverev
ATP Star of Tomorrow
2016
Succeeded by
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Denis Shapovalov