Karen Khachanov Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Karen Khachanov Quick Info
Height6 ft 6 in
Weight87 kg
Date of BirthMay 21, 1996
Zodiac SignGemini
SpouseVeronika Shkliaeva

Karen Khachanov is a Russian professional tennis player who first rose to prominence in 2018 when he caused a big upset by defeating Novak Djokovic in the final of the ATP World Tour 1000 Paris Masters event. He had further cemented his reputation by reaching the quarterfinal of the 2019 French Open, a performance that had helped him break into the ‘Top 10’ of the official ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) singles rankings for the first time. He is also adept at the doubles format of the sport and had made it to the final of the 2018 Miami Open and the 2019 Paris Masters. Representing Russia at the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games, he had clinched a ‘Silver’ medal in the doubles competition.

Born Name

Karen Abgarovich Khachanov

Nick Name

Djan

Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020
Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020 (Karen Khachanov / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Moscow, Russia

Residence

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Nationality

Russian

 

Education

Karen had attended the Sozvezdie Secondary School in his hometown of Moscow. After his high school graduation, he had joined the University of Physical Education in Moscow from where he had graduated in 2018.

Occupation

Professional Tennis Player

Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2021
Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2021 (Karen Khachanov / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Abgar Khachanov (Former Volleyball Player)
  • Mother – Natalia Khachanova
  • Siblings – Georgiy Khachanov (Brother), Margarita Khachanova (Sister)
  • Others – Ilya Ivashka (Brother-in-Law) (Professional Tennis Player)

Manager

He is represented by Lawrence Frankopan, Manager and Booking Agent, StarWing Sports, Boutique Sports Talent Management Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.

Plays

Right-Handed (Two-Handed Backhand)

Turned Pro

2013

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 6 in or 198 cm

Weight

87 kg or 192 lbs

Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020
Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020 (Karen Khachanov / Instagram)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Karen has dated –

  1. Veronika Shkliaeva (2016-Present) – Karen had married Veronika Shkliaeva in April 2016, and they have a son together named David Khachanov (b. September 14, 2019).

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of Armenian descent on his father’s side and Russian descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Towering frame
  • Short-cropped hair
  • Often sports a rugged beard
  • Affable smile

Brand Endorsements

Karen has been sponsored by –

  • Nike
  • Wilson Sporting Goods
  • Rolex
  • VTB Bank
  • Lavazza
  • Giorgio Armani S.p.A.

Karen Khachanov Favorite Things

Source ATP, Wikipedia

Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020
Karen Khachanov as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020 (Karen Khachanov / Instagram)

Karen Khachanov Facts

  1. When Karen broke into the ‘Top 10’ of the official ATP singles rankings in 2019 after reaching the quarterfinal of the French Open, he had become the first Russian male player to do so since Mikhail Youzhny in 2011.
  2. During his fairy tale triumph at the 2018 ATP World Tour 1000 Paris Masters, he had defeated 4 ‘Top-10’ players in a row – John Isner in the 3rd round, Alexander Zverev in the quarterfinal, Dominic Thiem in the semi-final, and Novak Djokovic in the final. This win had made him the first Russian player to win an ATP Masters 1000 title since Nikolay Davydenko at the 2009 Shanghai Masters and the first unseeded ATP Masters 1000 champion since David Nalbandian at the 2007 Paris Masters.
  3. When he won the 2018 Kremlin Cup, he had become the first Russian champion in the Moscow-based tournament since Mikhail Youzhny in 2009.

Featured Image by Karen Khachanov / Instagram

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