Dan Evans

Dan Evans

Height: 5ft 7in / 1.75m

Date of Birth: 23 May 1990

World Ranking: 25

Plays: Right-Handed, One-Handed Backhand

Birthplace: Birmingham, England

Achievements

  • Dan is the current British No. 2 in singles and reached a career-high ranking of world No. 22 in September of this year
  • Dan was part of the British Davis Cup winning team in 2015
  • He won his first ATP Tour title at ATP 250 Murray River Open in Melbourne in February 2021
  • He has reached the third round of a Grand Slam on six different occasions: 2013 US Open, Wimbledon 2016, the 2016 US Open, Wimbledon 2019, the 2019 US Open, and Wimbledon 2021
  • He reached the fourth round of the 2017 Australian Open after defeating the seventh seed Marin Čilić
  • In 2006, he was the top Under-16 player in Europe after winning the junior Marcq-en-Baroeul title

Dan Evans at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship

  • Dan is making debut at this year’s Mubadala World Tennis Championship

Fun Facts

  • He started playing tennis aged seven
  • His nickname is ‘Evo’
  • He was a member of British team that won World Junior Tennis title in 2004
  • His favourite surface is hard, shot is slice backhand
  • His idols growing up were Tim Henman and Pete Sampras
  • He is a big fan of his local football club, Aston Villa