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Biofile Adrian Andreev Interview

By Scoop Malinowski

Status: ATP no. 247 (career best).

Ht: 5-11 Wt: 145

DOB: May 12, 2001 In; Sofia, Bulgaria

First Tennis Memory: There’s a lot of memories that I have. Maybe first memory was… I was around five and I was playing baskets, like a coach was feeding me baskets. And I was hitting forehands and backhands.

Tennis Inspirations: Probably Roger. Novak. And Kyrgios [smiles].

Last Book Read: Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy The Odds by David Goggins.

Current Car: I don’t drive, I need to get my license [smiles].

First Famous Player You Met Or Encountered: … WTA or ATP? (Both.) ATP…probably Grigor. I was around eight years old and he was at the club and he took a picture with me. WTA – it was Ana Ivanovic. She came to the tournament in Bulgaria.

Greatest Career Moment: …Probably winning against Lloyd Harris last year. Like best win that I’ve had.

Most Painful Moment: I don’t really think that there’s painful moments. There’s just bad matches, bad results. In tennis you cannot have painful moments.

Favorite Tournaments: Wimbledon, Australian Open, and, yeah, all the Grand Slams.

Best You Ever Felt On Court: Probably this year when I played semis in the Challenger in Italy (January vs Jay Clarke and September vs. Thiago Monteiro). In the quarters (January) I was playing, I was in the zone (76 46 63 vs. Evan Furness).

Funniest Player Encountered: Leonid Sheyngezikht. He’s from my country [smiles].

Funny Tennis Memory: All the team competitions are pretty funny.

Strangest Match: I had two matches that I was 61 51 down that I won. And then three months later I had 61 51 up and I lost. So I won one and I lost one from 61 51 [smiles].

Why Do You Love Tennis: Because it gives me like meaning. You have goals you want to achieve. You wake up in the morning with a goal.

Favorite Sport Outside Tennis: Soccer.

Favorite Athletes To Watch: I like to watch Messi. I think he’s pretty entertaining. And I watch NBA sometimes but I don’t really have a favorite. Maybe Steph Curry.

Favorite Artists: One of them is probably…no, not really.

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Vanilla.

People Qualities Most Admired: Loyalty. Like funny. Easy going. Disciplined.

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