What Is Dominic Thiem’s Age? More On His Tennis Career Ranking

Published Date: 06 Feb, 2020 Updated date: 06 Feb, 2020 By Celebs Podium

Fresh from his valiant effort against the number one seeded player, Novak Djokovic in the 2020 Australian Open final, Dominic Thiem earns a mounting reputation in the tennis world. Currently, he sits at the fourth position in the ATP World Ranking.

Dominic Thiem is an Austrian professional tennis player who turned professional in 2011. Since, the talented player has bagged 16 ATP singles titles and reached three Grand Slam finals.

What Is Dominic Thiem’s Age? Family, Height Details

Born on 3 September 1993 in Wiener Neustadt, Austria, Dominic Thiem is 26 years old. He is the son of his tennis coach parents, Wolfgang Thiem and Karin Thiem. Besides, Dominic has a younger brother named Moritz Thiem, who is also a professional tennis player.


Dominic Thiem with his family on 20 July 2019 (Picture: Dominic’s Instagram)

Dominic grew up in Lichtenworth alongside his family. He began playing tennis at the age of six. His father, Wolfgang, began working as a coach at Gunter Bresnik’s academy in Vienna in 1997 when Dominic was just three years old. Eventually, Gunter started coaching Dominic when he turned nine.

The tennis player stands tall at a height of 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 meters). His strong build helps a lot to dominate the opponents with pace and power in the tennis court.

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Dominic Thiem’s ATP Ranking

As of 2020, Dominic Thiem sits at the fourth position in the ATP World Rankings Singles, with 7045 points. He is just 85 points behind third-ranked Swiss superstar Roger Federer.  Besides, the Austrian player is ranked at 80th position in the Doubles with 1020 points.

After his deep runs in the consecutive tournaments in 2016, Dominic attained a career-high ranking of 15 on 22 February 2016. Later that year, he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal at the French Open, thus making is way inside the top ten of ATP rankings. Dominic was placed 7th in the table.


Dominic Thiem finishes second behind Novak Djokovic in Australian Open 2020 (Picture: Dominic’s Instagram)

Despite his poor run of form, prior to the ATP Finals, Dominic broke into the top five in the ATP rankings for the first time in his career in 2017. He was placed at the fourth position. Moreover, the Austrian superstar ended the 2018 season ranked world No. 8. However, he returned to his career-best 4th position in 2019 with Masters-1000 title, five singles titles, and ATP Finals runner-up.

The stats suggest that Dominic is the second highest-ranked Austrian player in history, behind Thomas Muster, who was ranked No. 1 in 1996.

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Some Interesting Facts About Dominic Thiem

  • As a professional, Dominic made it to the finals of the 2018 and 2019 French Open, losing to Rafael Nadal on both occasions.
  • He was described as an heir to the throne by the Roland Garros website.
  • Dominic started dating fellow tennis player Kristina Mladenovic in 2017 only to part ways in November 2019.
  • He is an avid football lover and supports the English club, Chelsea.
  • Dominic has also founded his own football club called 1. TFC Matzendorf in 2016, that includes friends and fellow tennis players who meet few times a year to play charity games together. 
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