Ugo Humbert

Ugo Humbert is a French professional tennis player, who has competed on the ATP Tour since 2016.

Date of Birth: 26 June 1998
Birthplace: Metz, France
Residence: Luxembourg
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 160 lbs (73 kg)
Plays: Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Turned Pro: 2016

Ugo Humbert is a French professional tennis player who was born on June 26, 1998, in Metz, France. Born into humble, hardworking beginnings, Humbert was not to follow the career path of his butcher parents.

By 18 years of age, Humbert was a regular on the ITF Tour but not getting very deep at each tournament. After a couple of years in the minor leagues, the Frenchman started to get openings on the ATP Tour. He certainly knew how to take his chances, too, with him winning his first-ever singles match at the Grand Slam level at the 2018 US Open.

Before claiming his first ATP title, Humbert was making in-roads elsewhere on Tour. He reached his career-best appearance at a Grand Slam at 2019 Wimbledon. Just a year down the line, he already had his first ATP titles under his belt, all at the age of 22.

The first of the many was at the ASB Classic in Auckland at the start of the season before he added the title from the European Open in Antwerp to his collection later that same season. ATP silverware has come in drips and drabs for Humbert, winning all of his first six career Tour-level finals as only one of the very few players.

The more he has played on Tour, the more his ranking has improved as well, with the Frenchman breaking into the Top 20 in 2024. One thing is certain, and that is the future holds exciting things for the French player.

He will want to add yet more silverware to his growing list of titles, and more are sure to come, given his game style, which can be tailored to whatever surface he is playing. He has made sure to win over thousands of fans worldwide for his breakthrough onto the scene, and his popularity on the court will help to propel him to the next level.

You may also like