“I`m a player from the back of the court but aggressive, trying, if possible, dominate the match!”
Full name is Pablo Gabriel Cuevas.
Began playing tennis with parents at age 6 at a country club.
Strengths are baseline game and backhand.
Enjoys surfing and playing football.
Punta Del Este is his favorite holiday spot.
Off court specially enjoys “asados” with friends and family.
Improved and become a more complete player after his win at the Brasil Open.
Clay is his most comfortable surface, but Cuevas can play well on every surface.
Coaches: Facundo Savio and Alberto Mancini.
Once he met the president of Uruguay, Jose 'Pepe' Mujica, it was on April 14, 2011.
Capricorn by birth sign.
Cuevas’ 2017 goal is to start the year in Top 15 world ranking.
Pablo Cuevas' Family
Father, Gabriel, is a businessman; mother, Lucila, is an accountant.
Martin, nicknamed “Bebu”, brother, is also an ATP player, plays on Futures and Challenger circuits.
Fiancée, Clarita Ruiz.
Young father of a lovely daughter, Alfonsina, she was born on October 10, 2014.
Cuevas’ 1st rose to fame after winning the 2008 Roland Garros men’s doubles title with Luis Horna. That was his career-best year on the ATP World Tour, when he cracked the Top 20 of the Emirates ATP Rankings.
The only player from Uruguay inside the Top 400 of the Emirates ATP Rankings.
Currently he is 5-1 in ATP World Tour final appearances, all on clay courts.
In 2016 Cuevas is on a nine-match winning streak and improved to 11-1 on clay in 2016. He received 250 Emirates ATP Rankings points and $77,600.
Honored to be the 1st player in history to oust 5 straight left-handed opponents in clinching a tour-level title.
Best win in career considers his knockout of Nadal, the king of clay.