David Goffin is a professional tennis player from Monte Carlo, Monaco. The tennis player ranked seven in the singles ranking in the world. Moreover, he is the first tennis player to reach the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) top 10 in Belgium.
Table of Biography
David Goffin was in Rocourt, Liege, Belgium on December 7, 1990. The tennis player’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he is currently 30 years old as of 2021. Moreover, his father’s name is Michel Goffin and his mother’s name is Francoise Goffin. The tennis player’s father made him play tennis and he is very close with his mother.
Additionally, the tennis player has a brother named Simon Goffin. Besides that, there is no more information regarding the tennis player’s early childhood life. Looking at the tennis player’s success, we can assume that he was well raised by his parents in his hometown as a child.
Talking about David Goffin’s academic qualification, there is not much detailed information regarding his educational life. Moreover, looking at the tennis player’s success, we can assume that he is studying in middle school in his nearby hometown.
David Goffin did not play many tournaments but only played two tournaments French Open and Wimbledon during his junior years. Moreover, the player ranked tenth while playing in the junior category. In 2011, the player defeated Somdev Devvarman in his first match at ATP in Chennai Open. However, the player lost in the second round and started focusing on winning ATP titles.
He made his first breakthrough in 2012, reaching the quarterfinals of the ATP World Tour Tournament in Chennai. He got lucky in the 2012 French Open when Gael Monfils withdrew and he got a chance despite not qualifying. Moreover, he won all three rounds after this lucky entry but lost in the fourth round against Roger Federer. Nonetheless, it provided him with the much-needed breakthrough, as he won the first set.
In the same year, he won two singles matches, putting Belgium in the Davis Cup World Group for 2013. In 2013, he competed in the Brisbane International, the French Open, and the US Open, but failed to win any of them. He didn’t play another tournament that year after losing in the first round of the US Open to Alexandr Dolgopolov. Later, he won three Challengers tournaments and his first-ever ATP tour title in 2014.
During his time on the ATP tour, he won a total of 20 matches. He won another ATP title and moved into the world’s top 40 for the first time in the September of the same year. He won all of his matches in the Swiss Indoors in Basel but lost to Roger Federer in the finals. Unfortunately, the tennis player reached 22nd position in the world from his wins.
David Goffin won another two ATP titles and took his country to the finals in Davis Cup in 2015. In 2016, the tennis player didn’t make any significant victory but won several matches. Later, he started by playing at the World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi in 2017. Moreover, the tennis player reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open but couldn’t win.
The tennis player reached the semifinals at the Open Sud de France, Monte Carlo Masters, and Cincinnati Masters in 2018. Moreover, he also reached the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup World Group, World Cup, and 2018 French Open. The tennis player competed in several tournaments but didn’t manage to win any kinds of tournaments.
Achievements and Net Worth
In 2014, David Goffin won 2 ATP titles and 4 Runners-up between 2014 and 2016 in singles. In his overall matches, he also defeated several top-ranked players including Dominic Thiem, Milos Raonic, and others. Moreover, he reached the eleventh position in the world by the end of 2016. The tennis player won 5 singles titles and one double title in his professional tennis career.
David Goffin has earned a significant amount of money from his career as a professional tennis player. According to online sources, the estimated net worth of the tennis player is around $15 million US dollars. Moreover, the tennis player earned up to $7 million US dollars as a salary.
David Goffin started dating his girlfriend Stephanie Tuccitto in 2012. The tennis player’s girlfriend is also a former tennis player and supports his boyfriend. Besides that, there is no further information about the tennis player’s previous relationship.
Talking about David Goffin’s rumors and controversy, he’s not a part of them until now. Besides that, the tennis player is focusing on his personal and professional life. Moreover, the tennis player likes to keep a distance from the rumors and controversy.
Body Measurement and Social media
David Goffin has blue eyes and blonde hair with a height of 5 feet 11 inches and a weight of 79 Kg. Moreover, the tennis player’s biceps size is 15.5 inches and his body measurements are 40-32-35.
David Goffin is pretty active on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. His Instagram account @david_goffin has over 289 thousand followers. On Twitter, he has over 80 thousand followers on his account @David_Goffin. He has over 152 thousand followers on his Facebook page “David Goffin”.