Zhang Zhizhen

Jonathan 01 Mar,2024

Facts of Zhang Zhizhen

Full Name
Zhang Zhizhen
Zhang Weihua
Qin Wei


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 million

Zhizhen Zhang, the accomplished tennis professional hailing from Shanghai, China, was born on October 16, 1996. Standing tall at 6'4" (193cm), Zhang turned professional in 2012, achieving a career-high singles ranking of No. 47.

With a right-handed playing style featuring a two-handed backhand,  Zhang is coached by Yen-Hsun Lu. He made history in 2023 by becoming the first Chinese player to reach the quarter-finals of an ATP Masters 1000 event at the Mutua Madrid Open. 

What Is Zhang Zhizhen's Net Worth? His Contracts & Salary

As of now, Zhizhen Zhang has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He predominantly sourced from his flourishing career as a professional tennis player. He also enjoys lucrative endorsements and sponsorships with renowned brands such as Nike and Babolat.

Zhizhen-Zhang.Zhizhen Zhang's net worth is $1 million.  SOURCE: Tennis-Infinity.com

Accumulating over $600 thousand in prize money from his participation in numerous tournaments has been a significant contributor to Zhizhen's earnings. It further bolstered his financial success.

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Early Life Details: Age and Family Members

Zhizhen Zhang, the Chinese tennis sensation born in 1996 in Shanghai, hails from a sports-centric background. His father, Zhang Weihua, made a mark as a football player in the Chinese Jia-A League with Shanghai ShenHua.

Zhizhen's mother, Qin Wei distinguished herself as a member of the Shanghai shooting sports team before joining China Telecom in Shanghai. Despite early promise in both swimming and tennis, Zhang eventually opted for tennis during elementary school, a decision supported by his parents.

While details about Zhang's siblings are scarce, it is evident that he originates from a family with noteworthy achievements in football and shooting sports. He successfully graduated with a degree in human resources management from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Physical Appearance: Height and Weight

Zhang Zhizhen, the seasoned professional tennis player, boasts a commanding physical presence with a stature of 193 cm (6 feet 3 inches) and a robust weight of around 87 kilograms (192 pounds).

Zhizhen-ZhangZhizhen Zhang's height is 6 feet 3 inches.  SOURCE: depidiomas

Renowned for his athletic physique, Zhang's muscular build contributes to his on-court prowess. With dark brown hair and expressive brown eyes, his distinctive features further complement his dynamic and competitive demeanor on the tennis court.

Career As a Tennis Player

Zhizhen Zhang's tennis journey commenced in Chico, California, on the ITF Futures Tour, marked by a rebound from a loss to Jason Jung at the Joplin Futures tournament. Turning professional in 2012, he joined forces with Croatian tennis agent Ivan Ljubicic in 2016, relocating to Lošinj Island, Croatia.

After graduating in human resources management from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in June 2022, Zhang achieved a career-high singles ranking of No. 47 and a doubles ranking of No. 211.

Notable career milestones include winning titles on both the ATP Challenger and ITF Futures Tours, becoming the first Chinese player in the top 100 in ATP singles rankings, and reaching an ATP Tour Masters 1000 quarterfinal in Madrid in 2023.

Zhang's historic debut at Wimbledon in 2021 further solidified his position as a trailblazer in Chinese tennis. As of July 2023, his singles ranking stood at No. 52.

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Who Is Zhang Zhizhen's Wife?

Zhang Zhizhen, the accomplished tennis player, is happily married to a Chinese citizen, residing in Shanghai, China. While his wife's name remains private, the couple has yet to welcome any children.

Zhang's wife is dedicated to homemaking, choosing the role of a full-time housewife. As an individual with a straight sexual orientation, he maintains a private yet fulfilling personal life away from the tennis courts.


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