Alexander Zverev beat world number 3 and US open champion Stan Wawrinka at the St. Petersburg open 6-2, 3-6, 7-5. With the win, he become the first teenager to win an ATP title since Marion Cilic in 2006. In this article, we see some interesting facts about Zverev.
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1) Zverev hails from a proper Tennis family
Alexander Zverev Jr. was born on April 20, 1997, and stands tall at 6’6″. His father, Alexander Zverev Sr. was also a professional tennis player. He played in the Soviet Union before the family moved to Germany. His mother, Irena is also a tennis coach. His older brother Mischa, 28, is also a professional tennis player.