Ranking
#49

Joao
Sousa

  • Age
    29

  • Country
    Portugal

  • Residence
    Barcelona, Spain

  • Turned Pro
    2005

  • 2016 Earnings
    $1,010,238

Biography

Frequently regarded as the greatest Portuguese tennis player of all time, this right-handed 26 year-old first caught the world’s attention when he won the 2013 Proton Malaysian Open, becoming the first player from Portugal to win a tournament at the ATP World Tour level. Sousa holds a number of Portuguese men's tennis records, including being the only Portuguese to enter the top 50 when he reached a career-high singles ranking of No. 35 on July 14, 2014 and was the first Portuguese ever to be seeded at a Grand Slam tournament at the 2014 US Open. His coach is formal player Frederico Marques. Career ATP World Tour highlights include reaching the third round of the US Open in 2013. 


Singles Titles

2015: Valencia 
2013: Kuala Lampur 

Doubles Titles

No career titles