|Márton Fucsovics Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||February 8, 1992|
Márton Fucsovics is a Hungarian professional tennis player who has established himself as the No. 1 Hungarian player as well as achieved a career-high ATP singles ranking of No. 31 on March 4, 2019.
Professional Tennis Player
Márton Fucsovics has been signed with ATP Tour, Inc., Sports Association, Ponte Vedra Beach, Jacksonville, Florida, United States.
Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
82 kg or 180.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Márton Fucsovics has dated –
- Anett Böszörményi (2016-Present) – He started going out with Anett Böszörményi in the year 2016 and the duo got engaged the following year.
Race / Ethnicity
Márton Fucsovics Facts
- He was 5 when he started playing tennis.
- He won his age group National Championship and the Nike Junior Tour in 2003. This earned him the opportunity to represent Hungary in the World Final in Sun City, South Africa.
- Growing up, Márton Fucsovics engaged in basketball but eventually decided to make a career in tennis.
- In 2009, he recorded his first success as the winner of the US Open Boys’ Doubles title, with Hsieh Cheng-peng of Chinese Taipei.
- He made it to the semi-final of the Australian Open Boys’ Singles in 2010 and won the Wimbledon Boys’ Singles a few months later.
- Márton Fucsovics made it to the semi-final of the 2010 US Open – Boys’ singles but lost to Jack Sock.
- He was a part of the Hungarian U-18 national tennis team which won the prestigious Galea/Valerio Cup in Venice, making it to Hungary’s first-ever boys’ European Summer Cups title.
- In July 2010, Márton Fucsovics ranked No. 1 in the ITF Junior Rankings and subsequently entered the Youth Olympics as the tournament’s top seed. However, he was defeated by eventual quarterfinalist Oliver Golding in the first round.
- He won two Challenger titles (the first in May at the Kunming Open and at the Andria Challenger in November) in 2013.
- He qualified for his first Grand Slam in 2016 at the US Open. He lost to Nicolás Almagro in three sets in the round of 128.
- He again won two Challenger titles (after 2013) in 2017 – the first during the Internazionali di Tennis Città di Vicenza and the second at Ilkley Challenger.
- Márton Fucsovics made it to the 2017 Wimbledon Championships main draw as a wildcard and lost to the 16th seed Gilles Müller in the opening round. With this, he reached a career-high ranking of 99 (breaking into the top 100 for the first time).
- His 2018 season started at the Tata Open Maharashtra in Pune, India, where he lost to fourth seed Benoît Paire in the second round.
- At the Canberra Challenger in 2018, he reached the final as the sixth seed but was defeated by seventh seed Andreas Seppi.
- His 2019 season started at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open and he lost in the second round to world No. 1 and two-time champion, Novak Djokovic.
- Márton Fucsovics started his 2020 season at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open and went on to beat eighth seed Frances Tiafoe in the first round. He was later defeated by Miomir Kecmanović in the quarterfinals.
- Staring the 2021 season at the first edition of the Murray River Open, he was seeded 16th and lost to Egor Gerasimov in three sets in the second round.
- As he started his 2022 season at the Adelaide International 1, Márton Fucsovics was seeded 5th and lost to qualifier Egor Gerasimov in the first round.
- He won the 2022 Slovak Open as well as reached the semifinals of the 2022 Internazionali di Tennis Castel del Monte in his last two tournaments of the season. With this, he finished the year ranked No. 88.
- At the 2023 Australian Open, Márton Fucsovics reached the third round after defeating Federico Coria and Lloyd Harris. He was defeated by world No. 16 Jannik Sinner.
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