Alessandro Giannessi


Date of birth May 30th, 1990
Place of birth La Spezia, Italy
Nickname “Gianna”

Alessandro is considered to be the most interesting upcoming Italian tennis player. Alessandro started playing tennis at the age of 8, his favorite surface is clay and his biggest weapon is his forehand. Alessandro’s hobbies include listening to music, watching soccer and supporting his favorite team AC Milan. Alessandro speaks fluent Italian, Spanish and English.


  • Entered Emirates ATP Rankings TOP100 elite in June 2017, with a career-high #99
  • In 2017 qualified at ATP World Tour 250 events of Buenos Aires and Doha. Reached final of ATP Challenger Tour in Francavilla and Caltanissetta
  • In 2016 did not drop a set en route to 1st ATP Challenger Tour singles title at Szczecin, POL and reached final at Ortisei, ITA
  • In 2015 reached final at San Benedetto Cup Challenger, quarter finalist in Mohammedia and Padova Challengers and won ITF Sassuolo Future