“I’m not focused on the numbers, not on the rankings. I like to work well, to think on the things I have to do well every day. That’s the important thing and where I am focused about!”
Began playing tennis at age 5.
Father, Joaquin, is a former football player and current banker; mother, Ester, owns a clothing store.
When growing, idolized David Ferrer and Juan Carlos Ferrero.
Until age 14, enjoyed football playing at Villarreal C.F. and to date supports them and C.D. Castellon.
He would be a football player for sure, if he wasn’t a tennis player.
Has 2 horses and fond of horse-riding.
Favorite surface are clay and hard courts.
As a junior reached, Bautista Agut compiled a singles win/loss record of 41–13, reaching No. 47 in junior world rankings in July 2006.
In 2012 achieved his 1st ATP-level 4F at St. Petersburg, losing to Fabio Fognini.
Reached his 1st career ATP final in 2013, in Chennai, when he defeated world No. 6 Tomáš Berdych.
Career breakthrough happened in October 2014 with 2 titles and a singles ranking of world No. 14.
Also in 2014 he debuted in Davis Cup.
Voted ATP Most Improved Player of the 2014 year.
Best moment from tennis life: in 2014 Roberto Bautista Agut received his 1st ATP titles: the 2014 Topshelf Open, the 2014 Mercedes Cup, the 2016 ASB Classic and the inaugural 2016 Garanti Koza Sofia Open.
Named the 1st Spaniard younger than Rafael Nadal to get inside of the Top 20.