Fabio Fognini is an Italian famous tennis player. He is currently ranked as the world number 10 by the Association of Tennis Professionals.
Fabio Fognini Biography
Born: May 24, 1987 (age 32 years), Sanremo, Italy
Height: 1.78 m
Spouse: Flavia Pennetta (m. 2016)
Coach: Franco Davín; Corrado Barazzutti
Residence: Arma di Taggia, Italy
Children: Federico Fognini
He was born on 24 May 1987 in Sanremo, Italy. Fognini was born to Silvana and Fulvio, a businessman, and has a younger sister. He began playing tennis when he was four years old and is also a fan of football, supporting Inter Milan and Genoa FC.
He also enjoys motorbike racing and is a fan of Valentino Rossi. Fognini speaks Italian, English, Spanish, and French, and his nickname is “Fogna”.
Fognini has been in a relationship with Italian tennis compatriot Flavia Pennetta, a retired player who won the 2015 US Open singles title.
The couple was engaged in 2015 and married in Ostuni on 16 June 2016. Their son Federico was born in 2017.
Height, Body Measurements, & Weight
Tennis star stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm). As expected of an active professional athlete, Fabio Fognini has a fit physique with an average weight of (79 kg) 174 lbs.
Despite having a rather small frame, Fognini’s baseline play and big groundstrokes are some of his strong points. He also stands out for his agility, movement as well as his swiftness.