Tallon Griekspoor is a professional right-handed tennis player from the Netherlands. He currently trains with coach Dennis Schenk.
However, he prefers to apply a two-handed backhand while playing on a court. Tallon has a great tennis skill that astonishes the audience when they watch him play.
|Full Name||Tallon Griekspoor|
|Date Of Birth||July 2, 1996|
|Birth Place||Haarlem, Netherlands|
|Parent(s)||Ron and Monique Griekspoor|
|Rank in Singles||No. 62|
|Rank in Doubles||No. 287|
|Current Dutch Singles||No. 2|
|Age||25 years old|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Affair with||In a relationship|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million or slightly more|
Tallon Griekspoor Early Life
According to Sofascore, Tallon was born in Haarlem, Netherlands, on July 2, 1996. At present, he is 25 years of age and lives in Nieuw Vennep. Regarding his physical status, he stands at 6 feet 2 inches. His zodiac sign is Cancer by birth.
As per The Focus, Ron, his father, is a retired motocross racer, and Monique, his mother, is a tennis coach. His older twin brothers (Scott and Kevin Griekspoor) inspired him to start playing tennis when he was five years old.
Tallon Griekspoor Career
In accord with Wikipedia, he turned professional in 2015, and a Dutchman made a career-high ATP doubles ranking of World No. 287 earned on August 1, 2016.
Tallon’s ATP main draw debut as a wildcard at the 2017 Rotterdam Open in the singles draw versus Gilles Müller.
A year later, Tallon reached the second round as a wildcard in the same competition, defeating Grand Slam champion and 5th seed Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in three sets.
He also upset Karen Khachanov, the World No. 11 and second seed, in the first round as a wildcard in 2019.
At the 2020 Australian Open, Tallon Griekspoor qualified in the main singles draw of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time. On August 31, 2020, a Dutchman made his top 150 debuts.
Tallon won the Prague Open and Slovak Open in Bratislava on the Challengers tour 2021. As a result, on June 14, 2021, he earned a career-high rating of No. 120.
For the first time in Tallon’s career, he qualified for the 2021 Wimbledon Championships in June 2021. Following Wimbledon, he reached the final of the Challenger 2021 Dutch Open in Amersfoort as the top seed.
Tallon Griekspoor won his sixth Challenger in the final by defeating his fellow countryman and No. 2 seed Botic van de Zandschulp. On July 19, 2021, he hit a career-high of No. 105.
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He went to the second round for the first time at the 2021 US Open, defeating Jan-Lennard Struff in five sets. World No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated him in the second round.
In September, Tallon Griekspoor won his sixth Challenger championship and fourth overall at the 2021 Murcia Open in Spain, defeating top seed Roberto Carballes Baena. Tallon defeated Andrea Pellegrino the following month to win his fifth Challenger at the 2021 Tennis Napoli Cup in Naples, Italy.
He won his sixth Challenger championship at the 2021 Vesuvio Cup in Naples the following week, defeating Alexander Ritschard. As a result, he now has the same number of Challenger championships as Benjamin Bonzi in 2021.
Tallon Griekspoor also joined Facundo Bagnis (2016), Juan Ignacio Chela (2001), and Younes El Aynaoui (1998) as the only players in ATP Challenger history to win six singles titles in a single season.
As a result, Tallon Griekspoor climbed 29 spots into the top 100 for the first time in his career on October 18, 2021, at World No. 89.
In Tenerife, Tallon Griekspoor won his seventh Challenger championship, defeating Feliciano Lopez in the final and becoming the all-time leader in Challenger trophies won in a single year. As a result, on November 8, 2021, he climbed another 16 spots to a new career-high of No. 72.
In the first round, Tallon Griekspoor won his maiden Major in the Australian Open, defeating Fabio Fognini in straight sets. However, in the second round, he was defeated by Pablo Carreño Busta, the 19th seed.
He advanced to the second round of Rotterdam’s 2022 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament as a wildcard, defeating seventh seed Aslan Karatsev and saving two match points for his third top-20 triumph.
In his home event in Rotterdam, Griekspoor is 3-0 versus top-15 players. On January 10, 2022, Tallon Griekspoor reached his career-high ATP singles rating of world No. 62.
Moreover, he set a record by winning eight Challenger titles in a single season, more than any other player on the ATP Challenger Tour, and he became the first player in history to win five consecutive titles.
Is Tallon Griekspoor On A Relationship?
Based on his Instagram posts, Tallon Griekspoor has a girlfriend and often spends his time with her when he is free. However, he has not mentioned her name yet as Tallon Griekspoor wants to keep secrets about his girlfriend from the media and doesn’t want to make her public to the World.
Tallon Griekspoor Net Worth
There is currently no actual record of his actual earnings. Nonetheless, according to our estimates, he may have a $1.5 million or slightly more net worth.
On the other hand, Tallon is a gifted athlete who could earn a substantial sum based on his performance.
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Meet Tallon Griekspoor On Instagram
Tallon has 73 posts, 9,174 followers, and 695 followings on Instagram account @tallongrieki. Follow him to uncover more concerning his life and witness the updates on his game.