Marco Cecchinato

by MKhanal 14 Jul,2021
Marco Cecchinato
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Marco Cecchinato
  • Birth Place Palermo
  • Father Sergio Cecchinato
  • Mother Stefania Cecchinato
  • Net Worth $3 Million
  • Nationality Italian
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession Tennis player
  • Currently Working For ATP
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Peki
  • Children Edoardo
  • Religion Christian
  • Rank 16 ( February 2019)

Marco Cecchinato is a rising Italian professional tennis player. He is playing in the APT and ITF tournaments. Marco turned professional in 2010. Cecchinato has won three singles titles in his career and is yet to win in doubles. In 2018, Marco reached the semifinal of the French Open. 

Marco Cecchinato was born on September 20, 1992, in Palermo, Italy. He is the son of Sergio Cecchinato and his wife, Stefania Cecchinato. Marco stands six feet and one inch tall and weighs 78 kg. 

Marco Cecchinato's Career Earnings and Net Worth

Marco Cecchinato has an estimated net worth of more than $3 Million. A tennis player earns through his matches and a handsome amount through their sponsorship and advertising deals. Cecchinato has a sponsorship deal with Joma and Babolat. Marco has already made $435,165 as his prize money from almost thirty APT games. 

MarcoMarco shares a photo with his ATP title SOURCE: [email protected]

Marco got some media attention in 2013 when he finished the season earning $47,814. The following season, He earned $85,561 from five APT games. In 2015, Cecchinato earned three figures with a total earning of $157,763. In 2018, The Italian player gained international attention after winning two titles and earned $1,439,736 as his prize money. 

In the 2019 season, Marco took home $834,258 while playing in almost forty games. Last season, Many events got canceled due to the COVID pandemic, but Cecchinato appeared in nearly twenty games and earned $427,682. Totaling his prize money from the tennis events, it sums to $4,063,664. He is very much early in his career and shall be making millions in the future. 

Father of a Son

Yes, You read that right. Marco is a proud father of a son. Marco tied his wedding knot with his longtime girlfriend, Peki, in early 2018. They had been dating each other for more than a year before walking down their wedding aisle. The duo had a private wedding ceremony where they invited only a few members from both the families and close friends.

MarcoMarco is married to Peki for more than two years. SOURCE: [email protected]

In June 2020, Marco and Peki welcomed their first child, a son, Edoardo. The tennis player is an active social media user and keeps sharing photos of his wife and son. 

Career

Marco played amateur tennis and turned professional in 2010. He won his first ATP Challenger and ITF Futures title at the Croatia F3. In 2015, Cecchinato made his Grand Slam debut at the 2015 US Open and reached Round two.  Cecchinato reached his first ATP quarterfinal at the 2016 Romanian Open. The Italian player waited until 2018 to win his first ATP title at the Budapest Open. 

Marco won his second ATP title in 2018 at Croatia Open. He reached the Semi-final in the single 2018 French Open before losing to Dominic Thiem. Marco surprised the world winning over former champion Novak Djokovic in four sets. At the end of the season, Cecchinato peaked at no.19 in World Rankings. 

In 2019, Cecchinato did not have a good season but peaked his ranking at No.16. In 2020, He won his fourth ATP final. In May 2021, Marco won his fifth title at the Emilia-Romagna Open

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