Daniil Medvedev - Biography

Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev is a Russian-born national tennis player who prefers to play with his right hand and a two-handed backhand. Medvedev was born in Moscow, Russia on February 11, 1996.Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev Became a Pro in 2014. A brief mention that there is no connection between Andrei Medvedev, a former World No. 4 player. Medvedev is fluent in Russian, English, and French.

Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev reached his career high of third place in the Association of Tennis Professionals with 9735 points in February 2021.Medvedev has won 9 ATP Tour Single Titles as of 2021.02.22. Medvedev has also defeated the world's top three tennis players, including Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and Dominic Thiem.


Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev was born in Moscow, Russia on February 11, 1996. Sergey Medvedev is his father's name, and Olga Medvedeva is his mother's name. Elina Medvedev and Julia Medvedev are Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev's sisters.Medvedev began training for swimming competitions in front of his father when he was nine years old. But, when he was practicing, his father Sergey Medvedev saw an advertisement for tennis, and as a result, his father encouraged him to concentrate on tennis rather than swimming.

On September 12, 2018, Medvedev married his girlfriend Daria.

Daniil Medvedev with his wife

Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev enrolled in the Moscow State Institute of International Relations to study economics and commerce.Medvedev dropped out of college as a result of his dedication to tennis practice. Medvedev relocated to France to further his tennis experience.

Medvedev is fluent in Russian, English, and French. Medvedev turned professional as a tennis player in 2014.


At the 2015 Kremlin Cup, Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev made his debut in the doubles draw alongside Aslan Karatsev.They both won the first round before being defeated in the second round by Radu Albot and Frantiek Ermák.

Medvedev made his ATP singles main draw debut at the Nice Lawn Tennis Club in 2016 during the Nice Open Tournment.Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev defeated Horacio Zeballos in straight sets to win his first ATP world tour singles title at the 2016 Ricoh Open.

Medvedev was disqualified from the second round of the Savannah Challenger event in Georgia after making a remark about her ethnicity to the chair umpire.Medvedev reached his first ATP singles final in January 2017 at the Chennai Open Singles, but was beaten in two sets by Roberto Bautista Agut.

Medvedev won his first grand slam match the following year, at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships, beating world number three Stan Wawrinka.Medvedev received a $7,000 fine for offending the monarchy and a $7,500 fine for tossing coins under the umpires' chair.

Medvedev at tennis court
Career 2018

Medvedev began his 2018 campaign by qualifying for the Sydney International.Medvedev captured his second ATP title in 2018 over Steve Johnson at the Winston-Salem Open.

Medvedev captured his first ATP 500 and third ATP title in Tokyo the same year. This victory propelled him to his career-high ranking of 22nd, as well as to Number 1 in the Russian Tennis Rankings.

Medvedev playing a match in 2018
Career 2019

Medvedev began his career by reaching the finals of the Brisbane International, where he defeated top world tennis stars such as Andy Murray, Milos Raonic, and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.In the same year, Medvedev captured his fourth ATP title in February at the Sofia Open Event, defeating Márton Fucsovics in the final.

In his 13-year career, Medvedev has just two victories on clay courts at the Monte Carlo Masters. Medvedev beat the world's top-ranked player, Novak Djokovic, in the quarterfinals.Medvedev has reached four consecutive tournament finals (Washington, Montreal, Cincinnati, and New York City) and is just the third male in tennis history to do so.

Medvedev won his first Masters title in 2019 when he beat David Goffin in the final of the ATP Western & Southern Opens.

Medvedev reached the US Open as the world's fifth-ranked tennis player.Medvedev became the first Russian player to reach the semi-finals of a major tournament since 2010 after defeating his opponent Stan Wawrinka in the quarter-finals.

Medvedev reached his first grand slam final in September 2019, but was defeated by Rafael Nadal.

Medvedev playing a match 2019
Career 2020

Medvedev began the 2020 season as the ATP's Top Ranked Player. Medvedev qualified for the second consecutive ATP finals by winning both of the round robin rounds. Medvedev is the first player to beat all three of the world's best teams.Medvedev won his second consecutive ATP finals in November 2020, beating his rival Dominic Thiem in the finals.

Medvedev after winning ATP finals
Career 2021

Medvedev began the 2021 season by winning the ATP Cup for Team Russia in singles for the second time.Following his ATP Cup victory, Medvedev competed in his second Grand Slam final against Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open in 2021, but he was defeated by Djokovic.About the fact that Medvedev achieved his highest world top 3rd ranking in his tennis career.

Medvedev at 2021

Daniil departed Lotto Sports in March 2019 to work with the sportswear company Lacoste.Tecnifibre, a global sports equipment manufacturer, sponsors Daniil Medvedev's tennis racquets.

Soon after his outstanding performance at the US Open 2019, Medvedev was appointed as the brand ambassador for the premium auto manufacturer, BMW.Bovet, a Swiss watch brand, partnered with Daniil in August 2019.In September 2019, TCS Group Holding PLC (TCS Tinkoff) inked a sponsorship agreement with Daniil Medvedev.

Daniil promoting Lacoste