Born in Sutton, Jack Draper is a British tennis player who competes on both the singles and doubles circuit. After competing in the Boys’ Singles at The Championships, Wimbledon in 2018, Draper launched into his professional career with a series of victories on the ITF Futures and World Tennis Tour circuits. Draper returned to Wimbledon the following year to compete in the first round of the Men’s Doubles with a wild card entry, while also making an attempt in the qualifiers as a single.

A self-confessed fan of Andy Murray, Draper is a young and committed player who has quickly become a name to watch in British tennis.

Supported by the LTA’s Pro Scholarship Programme, the highest level of support offered to developing players aged between 16 and 24 with the best chance of reaching the ATP/WTA top 100 singles. 

scheduleLast updated 08/02/2021
GB RANKING
Great Britain 8
WORLD RANKING
307 2 arrow_drop_up
CAREER HIGH
285 16/03/2020
DAVIS CUP TIES PLAYED
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Get to know Jack

  • Nickname: JD
  • Place of birth: Sutton
  • Lives: London
  • Trains: NTC/Wimbledon
  • Coach: Ryan Jones
  • Favourite surface: Hard
  • Favourite shot: Serve
  • Favourite tournament: Wimbledon
  • Tennis beginnings: Mother Nicky was a coach at a local club in Sutton and brought Jack along to his first training session at the age of 6.
  • Family: Father Roger was a talented amateur tennis player and Chief Executive of the LTA from 2006 to 2013. Mother Nicky is a former British junior champion and introduced Jack to tennis
GB RANKING
Great Britain 23 14 arrow_drop_down
WORLD RANKING
739 344 arrow_drop_up
CAREER HIGH
961 14/10/2019
DAVIS CUP TIES PLAYED
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Get to know Jack

  • Nickname: JD
  • Place of birth: Sutton
  • Lives: London
  • Trains: NTC/Wimbledon
  • Coach: Ryan Jones
  • Favourite surface: Hard
  • Favourite shot: Serve
  • Favourite tournament: Wimbledon
  • Tennis beginnings: Mother Nicky was a coach at a local club in Sutton and brought Jack along to his first training session at the age of 6.
  • Family: Father Roger was a talented amateur tennis player and Chief Executive of the LTA from 2006 to 2013. Mother Nicky is a former British junior champion and introduced Jack to tennis

2020 2020 addremove

Won the M25 GB Pro Series event in Sunderland in March, runner up in same level event in Glasgow the week previously. Was in Potchefstroom, SA, for ATP Challenger tournament when Covid-19 suspension was announced.

2019 2019 addremove

Spent much of the year’s early stages recovering from hip and finger injuries. Reached the second round of the Nature Valley Open in Nottingham, defeating Yunseong Chung of South Korea in the first round. Eventually lost out to Dan Evans in round two. Played in a number of ITF M25 events and reached the semi final of the M25 Glasgow, losing in straight sets to Antoine Escoffier of France. Failed to get through Wimbledon qualifying but will partner Paul Jubb as a double wildcard.

2018 2018 addremove

Runner up in the 2018 Wimbledon Championships Boys’ Singles.

Career Highlights Career Highlights addremove

Reaching the final of the Wimbledon Championships Boys Singles.