Chile, Rome, suspension: Everything you always wanted to know ...

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Who is Nicolas Jarry?

Nicolas Jarry is a professional tennis player who hails from Chile.

What did Nicolas Jarry achieve in Rome in 2024?

At the age of 28, Jarry reached his first ATP Masters final at the 2024 Rome Masters.

Seeded 21st, the Chilean defeated Matteo Arnaldi 6-2, 7-6 in the second round, Stefano Napolitano 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 in the third round and Alexandre Muller 7-5, 6-3 in the fourth round.

He then pulled off a big upset to oust sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 in the quarter-finals before making it through to a first Masters 1000 final with a brilliant three-set win over Tommy Paul.

Has Jarry’s family been involved in tennis?

Yes, Jarry’s family lineage is steeped with tennis connections. His grandfather, Jaime Fillol, was a top 20 player and introduced Jarry to the sport.

Nicolas’ great-uncle, Alvaro Fillol, was also a pro and along with Jaime ran an ATP 250 event in Vina del Mar. His aunt, Catalina Fillol, was the tournament director of the Santiago ATP 250 event and his uncle, Martin Rodriguez, is a former top 75 singles and top 15 doubles player.

What did Jarry achieve in Buenos Aires?

The Chilean upset world No 2 Carlos Alcaraz 7-6, 6-3 in the semi-finals of the Argentina Open for one of his biggest career wins. He was defeated by Facundo Diaz Acosta in the final.

Where was Nicolas Jarry born?

Jarry was born in Santiago, Chile, to Allan and Cecilia, both of whom work in business and played pro volleyball for Chile.

How old is Nicolas Jarry?

The Chilean was born on October 11, 1995 which makes him 28 years old currently.

How tall is Nicolas Jarry?

Jarry is among the tallest players on the tour and is listed at 6ft 7in (201cm) on the ATP Tour website.

Who is Nicolas Jarry’s coach?

The APT Tour website lists Argentine Juan Ignacio Chela (former world No 15 in singles) and Spain’s Cesar Fabregas as Jarry’s coaches.

Is Nicolas Jarry married?

Nicolas Jarry is married to Laura Urruti. The couple got married on December 30, 2020, and have two sons, Santiago and Juan.

Why was Nicolas Jarry suspended?

During the Davis Cup Finals at the end of 2019, Jarry tested positive for banned substances – Ligandrol and Stanozolol. As a result, he was suspended from competition as of January 14, 2020.

The ITF later ruled that Jarry “bore no significant fault or negligence for his violation” and the suspension expired on November 15, 2020, enabling his return to the tour.

What is Nicolas Jarry’s career-best ranking?

Jarry achieved a career-high ranking of No 18 in January 2024. His run to the final in Rome will move him up to a career-best 17, at least. You can find his current ranking and rankings history on his ATP Tour profile page.

What is Jarry’s best performance at a Grand Slam?

Jarry reached the fourth round at Roland-Garros in 2023, which has been his best performance at the Majors. He has also reached the third round at Wimbledon and the US Open.

How many ATP singles titles has Nicolas Jarry won?

As of May 2024, Jarry has won three ATP singles titles – all of them coming on clay.

The Chilean won his first at the Swedish Open in Bastad in 2019; then his home event – the Chile Open in 2023; and the Geneva Open, also in 2023.

How much prize money has Nicolas Jarry won in his career?

As of May 6, 2024, the Chilean has earned over $5 million ($5,080,574 to be precise) in career prize money. You can find his latest prize money stats on his ATP Tour profile page.

Is Nicolas Jarry on SOCIAL MEDIA?

The Chilean does have an account on Instagram, where he has more than 220K followers, He also has an account on X, formerly Twitter, where he has more than 36K followers but hasn’t posted on that since July 2021.

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