|Born||26 June 1998|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Plays||Left-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career record||62-57 (52.1% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 25 (21 June 2021)|
|Current ranking||No. 26 (23 August 2021)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2021)|
|French Open||1R (2019, 2020, 2021)|
|US Open||2R (2018, 2020)|
|Olympic Games||QF (2021)|
|Career record||2-14 (12.5% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)|
|Highest ranking||No. 361 (14 October 2019)|
|Current ranking||No. 481 (13 September 2021)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||1R (2020)|
|French Open||1R (2018, 2019, 2020)|
|Last updated on: 13 September 2021.|
Ugo Humbert (French pronunciation: [y?o oe?b]; born 26 June 1998) is a French professional tennis player. He has achieved a career-high ATP singles ranking of No. 25 on 21 June 2021. He also has a career-high ATP doubles ranking of No. 361 achieved on 14 October 2019.
Humbert has won three ATP titles, the first in January 2020, in Auckland, beating fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire in three sets. He won his second ATP title in Antwerp in October 2020, beating fellow Next Generation ATP Finals player Alex De Minaur in straight sets. He won his third title and first ATP 500 in June 2021 in Halle, beating world No. 7 Andrey Rublev in the final.
At the 2018 US Open, Humbert made his Grand Slam singles debut as a qualifier. He won his first main-draw match by defeating fellow qualifier Collin Altamirano. He then lost in the second round to Stan Wawrinka in four sets.
At Wimbledon in 2019, Humbert reached the fourth round after defeating 16th seed Gaël Monfils and 19th seed Félix Auger-Aliassime, only to fall to eventual and defending champion, world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in straight sets.
Humbert holds six Challenger titles and reached the final in three other Challenger events.
When Humbert was 12, he made the difficult decision to take the train to Poitiers to train with the French Tennis Federation. He ended up moving to Poitiers and continued his training. However, he suffered a string of injuries that prevented him from playing for a year and a half.
In September 2017, Humbert claimed his first Futures title in Bagnères-de-Bigorre where he had received a wild card. A week later, he was again awarded a wild card into the Moselle Open where he reached the second round but fell in three sets to Simone Bolelli.
After a disappointing first half of the season on the ATP Challenger Tour, Humbert experienced a breakthrough over the summer when he reached three Challenger finals in as many weeks. After losing the first two in Gatineau and Granby, Humbert captured his maiden Challenger title in Segovia. That run allowed him to qualify for the US Open qualifying tournament, where he won a spot in his first singles Grand Slam main draw. In the opening round, he defeated Collin Altamirano, a fellow qualifier, before losing in four sets to Stan Wawrinka.
In September, Humbert reached once again the final of a Challenger tournament in Cassis, falling to Enzo Couacaud. The next week, he received a wildcard into the 2018 Moselle Open, where in reached the second round by defeating Bernard Tomic before falling to Nikoloz Basilashvili.
Humbert started the 2019 season at the Brisbane International. Getting past qualifying, he lost in the first round to Yasutaka Uchiyama. The following week, Humbert played at the ASB Classic in Auckland. He successfully qualified for the main draw. Once in the main draw, he drew lucky loser Pablo Cuevas, defeating him in straight sets for his first ATP match win of the year. He was defeated in the second round by Philipp Kohlschreiber. At the Australian Open, he fell in the first round to compatriot Jérémy Chardy in five thrilling sets. This match was the first match where a 10-point tiebreaker was used in the fifth set.
Humbert started the year at the Canberra Challenger. As the top seed, he lost in the third round to 15th seed Denis Kudla. He reached his first ATP final at the ASB Classic, beating en route two top 20 players, Denis Shapovalov and John Isner. In the final, he beat his countryman, Benoît Paire, in three sets to win his first ATP tour title. At the Australian Open, he was defeated in the first round by Australian John Millman.
Seeded eighth at the Open Sud de France, Humbert was eliminated in the first round by Feliciano López. Seeded fourth at the New York Open, he made it to the quarterfinals where he was beaten by sixth seed Miomir Kecmanovi?. Seeded sixth at the Delray Beach Open, he reached the semifinals where lost to Yoshihito Nishioka. At first, he had put on a show, beating Nishioka in the first set 6-1. However, in the second set, after a near 2 hour rain delay, he lost 6-4, and then the third set 6-0. Competing in Acapulco, he won his first-round match when his opponent, sixth seed and defending champion, Nick Kyrgios, retired due to a left wrist injury. He was defeated in the second round by eventual finalist, Taylor Fritz. As the top seed at the Oracle Challenger Series in Indian Wells, he was upset in the second round by eventual finalist, Jack Sock. The ATP tour canceled all tournaments from March through July due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
When the ATP resumed tournament play in August, Humbert played at the Western & Southern Open. This was held in New York this year not in Cincinnati due to Covid. He was eliminated in the first round by 14th seed Grigor Dimitrov. At the US Open, he was beaten in the second round by sixth seed and 2019 semifinalist, Matteo Berrettini.
In Rome, Humbert beat seventh seed and Italian, Fabio Fognini, in the second round. He lost in the third round to 12th seed Denis Shapovalov. At the Hamburg European Open, he knocked out top seed and world no. 5, Daniil Medvedev, in the first round. This win was his first over a top 10 player. He was defeated in the quarterfinals by Casper Ruud. At the French Open, he was eliminated in the first round by lucky loser Marc Polmans.
At the St. Petersburg Open in Russia, Humbert was beaten in the second round by third seed and eventual champion, Andrey Rublev. He won his second ATP title in Antwerp, beating eighth seed, Alex de Minaur, in the final. He competed in his final tournament of the season at the Paris Masters. Humbert claimed his second top-10 win by defeating second seed, Stefanos Tsitsipas, in the second round. He lost in the quarterfinals to 10th seed Milos Raonic after having two match points. Following this run, he made his top 30 debut on 9 November 2020.
Humbert ended the year ranked 30.
Humbert began the 2021 season at the first edition of the Murray River Open. Seeded seventh, he lost in the second round to James Duckworth. Seeded 29th at the Australian Open, he was defeated in the second round by Nick Kyrgios in a five-set thriller.
Seeded sixth at the Open Sud de France, Humbert reached the quarterfinals where he was eliminated by top seed and eventual finalist, Roberto Bautista Agut. In Rotterdam, he was beaten in the first round by qualifier Jérémy Chardy. Seeded fourth at the Open 13, he made it to the semifinals where he lost to compatriot Pierre-Hugues Herbert. Seeded 20th at the Miami Open, he was defeated in the third round by 12th seed Milos Raonic.
Starting his clay-court season at the Monte-Carlo Masters, Humbert was eliminated in his first-round match by John Millman. Seeded third at the Estoril Open, he reached the quarterfinals where he was beaten by eighth seed Alejandro Davidovich Fokina. At the Madrid Open, he lost in the first round to Aslan Karatsev. In Rome, he was defeated in the first round by Jannik Sinner. He was eliminated in the first round of the Lyon Open by Yoshihito Nishioka. Seeded 29th at the French Open, he was beaten in the first round by Ri?ardas Berankis.
Seeded sixth at the MercedesCup, his first grass-court tournament of the season, Humbert reached the quarterfinals where he lost to third seed and eventual finalist, Félix Auger-Aliassime. At the Halle Open, he won his first ATP 500 title by beating Sam Querrey, third seed Alexander Zverev, Sebastian Korda, Felix Auger-Aliassime, and fourth seed Andrey Rublev. As a result, he reached a career-high ATP ranking of No. 25 on 21 June 2021. Seeded seventh at the first edition of the Mallorca Championships, he withdrew from his second-round match against Sam Querrey. Seeded 21st at Wimbledon, he was defeated in a first round thriller by Nick Kyrgios.
Representing France at the Summer Olympics, Humbert, the 14th seed, upset third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the third round. He was eliminated in the quarterfinals by 12th seed and eventual silver medalist, Karen Khachanov. In Toronto, he was beaten in the second round by third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas. At the Cincinnati Open, he lost in the first round to Frances Tiafoe. Seeded 23rd at the US Open, he was defeated in the first round by qualifier Peter Gojowczyk.
According to his coach, Cédric Raynaud, Humbert is a true offensive player who likes to volley.
|Win||1-0||Jan 2020||Auckland Open, New Zealand||250 Series||Hard||Benoît Paire||7-6(7-2), 3-6, 7-6(7-5)|
|Win||2-0||Oct 2020||European Open, Belgium||250 Series||Hard (i)||Alex de Minaur||6-1, 7-6(7-4)|
|Win||3-0||Jun 2021||Halle Open, Germany||500 Series||Grass||Andrey Rublev||6-3, 7-6(7-4)|
|Loss||0-1||Oct 2015||France F20, Forbach||Futures||Carpet (i)||Jan Choinski||3-6, 6-7(2-7)|
|Loss||0-2||Mar 2017||Egypt F8, Sharm El Sheikh||Futures||Hard||Aldin ?etki?||3-6, 4-6|
|Win||1-2||Sep 2017||France F18, Bagnères-de-Bigorre||Futures||Hard||Edward Corrie||7-5, 2-6, 7-6(7-4)|
|Win||2-2||Feb 2018||Switzerland F2, Bellevue||Futures||Carpet (i)||Niels Desein||6-7(2-7), 7-6(7-5), 6-3|
|Win||3-2||Mar 2018||Canada F1, Gatineau||Futures||Hard (i)||Strong Kirchheimer||6-4, 6-0|
|Win||4-2||Jul 2018||France F12, Bourg-en-Bresse||Futures||Clay||Antoine Cornut Chauvinc||6-3, 6-3|
|Loss||4-3||Jul 2018||Gatineau, Canada||Challenger||Hard||Bradley Klahn||3-6, 6-7(5-7)|
|Loss||4-4||Jul 2018||Granby, Canada||Challenger||Hard||Peter Polansky||4-6, 6-1, 2-6|
|Win||5-4||Aug 2018||Segovia, Spain||Challenger||Hard||Adrián Menéndez Maceiras||6-3, 6-4|
|Loss||5-5||Sep 2018||Cassis, France||Challenger||Hard||Enzo Couacaud||2-6, 3-6|
|Win||6-5||Oct 2018||Ortisei, Italy||Challenger||Hard (i)||Pierre-Hugues Herbert||6-4, 6-2|
|Win||7-5||Nov 2018||Andria, Italy||Challenger||Hard (i)||Filippo Baldi||6-4, 7-6(7-3)|
|Win||8-5||Feb 2019||Cherbourg, France||Challenger||Hard (i)||Steve Darcis||6-7(6-8), 6-3, 6-3|
|Win||9-5||Sep 2019||Istanbul, Turkey||Challenger||Hard||Denis Istomin||6-2, 6-2|
|Win||10-5||Oct 2019||Brest, France||Challenger||Hard (i)||Evgeny Donskoy||6-2, 6-3|
|Loss||0-1||Aug 2016||Belgium F8, Ostend||Futures||Clay||Evan Furness|| Paul Monteban
Botic van de Zandschulp
|6-3, 5-7, [5-10]|
|Loss||0-2||Jul 2017||France F17, Troyes||Futures||Clay||Constant de la Bassetière|| Antoine Hoang
|Win||1-2||Aug 2017||Belarus F2, Minsk||Futures||Hard||Maxime Cressy|| Ivan Liutarevich
|4-6, 6-3, [10-5]|
|Loss||1-3||Oct 2017||France F24, Rodez||Futures||Hard||Antoine Hoang|| Alex Lawson
|6-7(4-7), 6-4, [7-10]|
|Win||2-3||Jul 2018||France F11, Montauban||Futures||Clay||Ulises Blanch|| Patricio Heras
|6-3, 3-6, [10-6]|
|Win||3-3||Jul 2018||France F12, Bourg-en-Bresse||Futures||Clay||Dan Added|| Jérôme Inzerillo
|2-6, 6-1, [10-5]|
Current through the 2021 Moselle Open.
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|Australian Open||A||A||A||1R||1R||2R||0 / 3||1-3||25%|
|French Open||A||A||Q1||1R||1R||1R||0 / 3||0-3||0%|
|Wimbledon||A||A||Q1||4R||NH||1R||0 / 2||3-2||60%|
|US Open||A||A||2R||1R||2R||1R||0 / 4||2-4||33%|
|Win-Loss||0-0||0-0||1-1||3-4||1-3||1-4||0 / 12||6-12||33%|
|ATP Finals||Did Not Qualify||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|ATP World Tour Masters 1000|
|Indian Wells Masters||A||A||A||1R||NH||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Miami Open||A||A||A||1R||NH||3R||0 / 2||1-2||33%|
|Monte-Carlo Masters||A||A||A||Q2||NH||1R||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Madrid Open||A||A||A||Q1||NH||1R||0 / 1||0-1||0%|
|Italian Open||A||A||A||A||3R||1R||0 / 2||2-2||50%|
|Canadian Open||A||A||A||A||NH||2R||0 / 1||1-1||50%|
|Cincinnati Masters||A||A||A||A||1R||1R||0 / 2||0-2||0%|
|Shanghai Masters||A||A||A||A||NH||0 / 0||0-0||-|
|Paris Masters||A||Q2||1R||1R||QF||0 / 3||3-3||50%|
|Win-Loss||0-0||0-0||0-1||0-3||5-3||2-6||0 / 13||7-13||35%|
|Summer Olympics||A||Not Held||QF||0 / 1||3-1||75%|
|Davis Cup||A||A||A||A||A||0 / 0||0-0||-|
Humbert's match record against those who have been ranked in the top 10, with those who have been No. 1 in boldface
|1.||Daniil Medvedev||5||Hamburg Open, Germany||Clay||1R||6-4, 6-3||41|
|2.||Stefanos Tsitsipas||6||Paris Masters, France||Hard (i)||2R||7-6(7-4), 6-7(6-8), 7-6(7-3)||34|
|3.||Alexander Zverev||6||Halle Open, Germany||Grass||2R||7-6(7-4), 3-6, 6-3||31|
|4.||Andrey Rublev||7||Halle Open, Germany||Grass||F||6-3, 7-6(7-4)||31|
|5.||Stefanos Tsitsipas||4||Olympics, Tokyo, Japan||Hard||3R||2-6, 7-6(7-4), 6-2||28|