Sport runs through the entire brood of the Tsitsipas family. In addition to his immediate family, his mother’s maternal side has also produced professional athletes. His aunt (his mother’s twin sister) was also a tennis player and his grandfather, Sergei Salnikof, was an Olympic gold medalist in men’s football in Melbourne in 1956 and a coach.
Both his aunt and grandfather were professional athletes also. His aunt was a tennis player and a member of the same team as his mother, while his grandfather, Sergei Salnikof was a Soviet soccer player and manager. He is the eldest child of a family of four. “My brothers and sister grow up away from our father ” he admits in Proto Thema newspaper
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Others – Sergei Sergeyevich Salnikov (Maternal Grandfather) (Former Soccer Manager, Former Professional Soccer Player, ‘Gold’ Medal Winner at the 1956 Summer Olympics for the former Soviet Union). He has a maternal aunt (mother’s twin sister) who was also a professional tennis player in the former Soviet Union.
Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greek: Στέφανος Τσιτσιπάς, pronounced [ˈstefanos t͡sit͡siˈpas]; born 12 August 1998) is a Greek professional tennis player. He is the second youngest player ranked in the top 10 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and currently has a career-high ranking of No. 3 in the world, making him the highest-ranked Greek player in history.
His aunt was a tennis player and a member of the same team as his mother and his grandfather, Sergei Salnikov, was a Soviet football player and manager. He is the first child of a knit, four-member family, as he says, where everyone is interested in each other and showing as much understanding as possible of the needs that arise.
Stefanos Tsitsipas enjoyed a run to the final in Hamburg last year. Stefanos Tsitsipas will try to win his first Hamburg title this week. The Greek reached the final at the ATP 500 two years ago. Stefanos Tsitsipas battles past Dominik Koepfer to reach the quarter-finals in Hamburg on Wednesday.
Stefanos Tsitsipas was accused of taking illegal coaching. Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated Fabio Fognini in an enthralling third-round contest. Coming from one set down, Tsitsipas outclassed Fognini in three sets. During his match, Tsitsipas fired some strong forehand winners. However, the match had a controversial twist.
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The final scoreline of the match was 6-2, 3-6, 4-6 in favor of Tsitsipas. Fognini complaining to the umpire that Tsitsipas is receiving ilegal coaching. — José Morgado (@josemorgado) October 13, 2021 . During the match, Fabio Fognini was furious over Stefanos Tsitsipas for receiving coaching advice during the second set.