Taylor Fritz Net Worth 2023, Tennis, Family, and More
Taylor Fritz is an American player who is in the limelight after igniting the hopes of American tennis fans of finally seeing an ATP Grand Slam champion. After Andy Roddick, Fritz is the first American ATP player to reach top 5 in the men's circuit. However, he is now ranked at 10.
Taylor Fritz Net Worth 2023
Fritz's current rank makes him a highly attractive name for sponsorships and endorsements by various brands. As per 2023, Fritz's net worth is $3 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. As per ATP, Fritz has earned $11,864,788 in prize money so far.
Currently, Fritz is sponsored by Nike for apparel and shoes. Over the years, the global sports apparel giant has also sponsored several athletes such as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova. Additionally, Fritz plays with a Head Radical MP, and he is also sponsored by Rolex and serves as the brand ambassador of the company. The American star has made investments in an Esports company called ReKTGlobal.
Taylor Fritz and his Early Life
The American superstar was born on October 28, 1997 in Rancho Santa Fe, California. Fritz grew up with his maternal brothers, Chris and Kyle, in his hometown. He went to Torrey Pines High School, where, as a freshman, he won the CIF singles championship in the San Diego area.
He switched to an online high school to play full-time ITF junior competitions a few months into his sophomore year.
?Taylor Fritz?s Family
Taylor Fritz was born to Kathy May and Guy Henry Fritz, both of whom were tennis players. Kathy May was a great tennis player during her prime. She has been a part of the top 10. She has won seven WTA titles and participated in several Grand Slams. Her best result in Grand Slams has been quarterfinal appearances, twice in the French Open and once in the US Open.
Guy Henry Fritz was also a tennis player who had a rather average career. He eventually stepped into coaching. Guy coached Taylor to a junior title in 2015. He was named US Olympic Development Coach of the Year in 2016 for his efforts in mentoring young ambitious players.
Taylor has two brothers from his mother's previous marriage. Chris Paben and Kyle Paben are Taylor's older brothers and have a great future for themselves. Chris is a talented fitness guru, while Kyle is an entrepreneur.
Taylor Fritz's Junior Career
Before he participated in a Grade-4 competition in March 2013 at the age of 15, Fritz had never participated in an ITF event. His first junior tour would be the 2013 Junior US Open, which was his second professional tour. By this point, he had started routinely competing on the ITF Circuit just before he turned 16.
Subsequently, he reached the 2014 Junior Wimbledon tournament semifinals. He won the 2014 Osaka Mayor's Cup, which was his next tournament. In 2015, Fritz advanced to at the quarterfinals of all four junior Grand Slam competitions, including the French Open final, where he was ousted by Tommy Paul, and the US Open final, in which he faced Paul and took his revenge.
He finished 2015 at the top of the boy's junior tennis. Owing to this significant accomplishment, he was awarded the 2015 ITF Junior World Champion. Andy Roddick in 2000 and Donald Young in 2005 were the Americans to hold this championship before Fritz.
Taylor Fritz?s Tennis Career and Achievements
Taylor fritz first came onto the pro circuit in 2015 in an ATP tournament in Nottingham. By the end of the year, Fritz had reached the top 250. In 2017, Fritz had broken into the top 100 in the ATP and reached the Australian Open main draw. He reached the final of an ATP 250 the same year, becoming the youngest American to do so ever since Michael Chang in 1988.?
In the 2017 season, Fritz won his first match in a major. The US Open of that year saw Fritz knocking out Marcos Baghdatis. He reached the top 50 in 2018 and reached the quarterfinal of the Indian Wells, his best performance in an ATP Masters tour. His 2019 season saw him winning his first ATP title and ended the year with rank 32.
In 2021, Fritz reached the Indian Wells semifinal and became the American number 1 player in November. His 2022 season has been his best so far. Fritz won the Indian Wells Masters, defeating Rafael Nadal in the finals. He also won his third ATP title, which was an ATP 500 event, the Tokyo Open. Fritz had reached number 8 by the end of the year, which qualified him for the ATP Finals.
Fritz began his 2023 season at the United Cup, beating Italy in the final. His Australian Open stint ended in round two. Fritz also participated in Acapulco, where he was knocked out by Tommy Paul in round 3, which saw both players having problems due to the humidity. He reached a career high ranking of 5 in February. Fritz became the first American men's player to reach the top five after Andy Roddick in 2009.
Despite being the defending champion, Fritz was knocked out of the Indian Wells in the quarterfinals by Jannik Sinner.
Taylor Fritz and his Girlfriend
Taylor Fritz is dating Morgan Riddle, who rocked the tennis world and rose to immense popularity. Native to Minnesota, Riddle spent her teenage years in New York City before traveling the world with her boyfriend. Before she started dating Fritz, Morgan Riddle was working on her way to become a social media influencer.
The American tennis star and the lifestyle blogger first started dating in 2020. The two met on a dating app which is exclusive and requires recommendation by someone who is already on the app. Before dating Fritz, Riddle barely knew anything about tennis. Ever since then, she has taken the responsibility of enhancing the popularity of tennis, particularly in the US.
Riddle and Fritz had a feature in the Netflix tennis docuseries 'Break Point'. Riddle claimed that the show's crew was around them constantly throughout the year. However, she found the attention from the cameras to be exhilarating.
Taylor Fritz and his Son
Prior to dating Morgan Riddle, Fritz was married to the WTA player Raquel Pedraza. Fritz had a child with Pedraza, Jordan Fritz, who was born in 2017. However, not much is known about him. Over the years, he has made a few appearances on Fritz's social media.
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|?28 October, 1997 (25 years)
|Place of Birth
|Rancho Santa Fe, California
|Torrey Pines High School
|Kathy May; Guy Henry Fritz
|6 ft 5 in
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