If you weren’t a pro tennis player, who would you be?

Rock Star ;-)

Are you superstitious?

Yes, very much.

What’s your lucky charm?

Necklace – a gift from my wife.

How do you relax after a hard day?

On the golf course – you can never get tired there.

Do you have any pets?

Yes, I do. I have a little dog named Duke, which is as crazy as I am.

What are your hobbies?

Golf, poker, music.

How would you describe your perfect Sunday?

I would have breakfast with my family and then play golf. For dinner I would eat a juicy steak and watch live soccer matches.

What are three things you would take to a desert island?

Apart from my family, I would take my Wilson, Friday and Crusoe (they already know what to do ;)

Who would you like to meet in person?


What have you done that you wouldn’t do again?

I wouldn’t drive a F1 car again.

What has been the most cherished moment in your life?

When my girlfriend said “yes” to my proposal of marriage.

What do you want to do after your tennis career is over?

My golf career will start.

What’s your life motto?

Live your life. 



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Current ATP ranking: 399 (Singles), 56 (Doubles)