– Former junior world no.1, Alexander Zverev, joins adidas tennis household –
– Rising star indicators head-to-deal and can headline adizero vary –
– Since turning skilled, participant has climbed rankings to face at world no. 78 –
[02/01/2016] – Herzogenaurach, Germany – adidas has at this time introduced the signing of one of many brightest younger stars in tennis after welcoming German Alexander “Sascha” Zverev to its household of gamers. The previous junior world no.1 has signed a head-to-toe cope with adidas tennis and can headline the adizero vary.
The 18-year-old German – son of a former Davis Cup participant and brother to a former world prime 50 participant – is taken into account by many to be a future champion on the ATP World Tour, together with his spectacular mixture of on courtroom energy and aggression main him to be hotly tipped amongst tennis consultants. After turning professional, Zverev has charged up the ATP rankings, climbing from no. 846 to no. 78 in lower than two years. He is additionally the primary 17-year-old to complete within the prime 150 since 2003 and was awarded ATP Star of Tomorrow Award on the finish of the 2015 season.
Voicing his pleasure about his transfer to adidas, Zverev feedback:
“I am tremendous pleased to now have the skilled assist of adidas throughout this subsequent necessary part in my profession. They not solely have an extended historical past of product innovation and success in tennis, but in addition sports activities normally and their German heritage will probably be an excellent dimension in our partnership.”
Andrea Swick, Head of Tennis for adidas International Sports activities Advertising and marketing feedback:
“We’re excited to welcome Alexander as the latest member of the adidas tennis household. His youth, constructive vitality and aggressive sport match completely with our mission to accomplice with “creators” on this planet of sport. We look ahead to an extended partnership collectively as he makes his strategy to the highest. “
Zverev’s adidas tennis teammates are Tomáš Berdych, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Novak Djokovic (footwear solely), Caroline Wozniacki, Simona Halep, Ana Ivanovic, Garbiñe Muguruza, Angelique Kerber and lots of extra.
For additional info please go to adidas.com/tennis