Denis Shapovalov

by Vineet 28 Jan,2020
Denis Shapovalov
Body Stats
Weight 65 kg
Personal Info
  • Famous Name
  • Birth Name Denis Shapovalov
  • Birth Place Tel Aviv, Isreal
  • Famous Name Denis Shapovalov
  • Birth Date April 15, 1999
  • Father Victor Shapovalov
  • Mother Tessa Shapovalov
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Profession Tennis Player
  • Religion Jewish

Denis Shapovalov is an Israeli-born Canadian professional tennis player. Shapovalov is currently ranked in the top 20 of the ATP rankings and his career breakthrough was 2017 Canadian Open where he beat Juan Martin del Porto and Rafael Nada to make it to the semi-finals of the tournament.

Born in Tel Aviv, Isreal on April 15, 1999, Denis's career-high ATP singles ranking is No. 13 in the world and he is currently the sixth-youngest player ranked within the ATP top 100. Shapovalov gained prominence by reaching a Masters semifinal at the 2017 Canadian Open as an 18-year-old, beating several grand slam champions.

Earnings and Net worth in 2020

Denis reached the finals in the Paris Masters where he received $555,236 after being runner up to Novak Djokovic who got $1.2 million as prize money. The Youngest to crack the top 30 since 2005, Denis has collected estimated net worth at around $1.5 million as of 2020.

Event Prize Money
Paris Master(runner up) $555,236
Stockholm Open(runner up) $550,000
Orange Park, USA $250,00
Weston F5 $350,00

His career earnings from tennis as prize money is reported to be $4,817,461 while he has earned $264,750 so far in 2020.

Besides, his profession he is also earning a good amount of fortune and fame through sponsorship and endorsements from brands like Nike, Wilson, etc.

Who is Denis Shapvalvo's Girlfriend?

Denis Shapovalov is dating his girlfriend Mirjam Bjorklund- a young and teenage tennis player like Denis himself. The love birds started dating each other probably a year ago and nowadays the young couple created sensation all over the news.

Denis Shapovalov And His Girlfriend Mirjam Bjorklund SOURCE: Facebook @denisshapovalov

Denis's girlfriend Mirjam is a Swedish female tennis player who has a career-high WTA singles ranking of 298 and has a career-high WTA doubles ranking of 515.

Family Details

Denis ancestor's roots start from Russia as his father Victor Shapovalov used to live in Russia before the downfall of the Soviet Union. Denis's father is a Russian Eastern Orthodox Christian whereas his mother Tessa Shapovalov is a Jewish who was on the Russian national tennis team.

After the fall of the Soviet Union, his parents moved to the Isreal where Denis was born and their family got a bit large after the birth of Denis brother Evgeniy Shapovalvo.

Denis Shapovalov and His Father Victor and Tessa Shapovalvo SOURCE: Facebook @denisshapovalov

When their family moved from Isreal to Vaughan, Ontario, Canada and at that time Denis was just a one year old. His inspiration and natural talent for tennis came from his mother who used to be the tennis coach for the Richmond Hill Country.

Denish still speaks Russian Fluently and currently, resides in Nassau Bahamas with his family but still holds Canadian citizen and played for the Canadian national team.

Career Highlights

  • ATP Star of Tomorrow
  • ATP Most Improved Player
  • Tennis Canada Male Player of the Year

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