Hugo Gaston is a French professional tennis player. He reached a career-high ranking of World No.58 in July 2022. In February 2022, he also reached a doubles high ranking of No.227. When he was a junior, he won the boy’s doubles title at the 2018 Australian Open.
Gaston was born on September 26, 2000, in Toulouse, France. The Frenchman stands 173 cm and his last listed weight is 68 kg. He is a left-handed player with a two-handed backhand.
Coached by Marc Barbier, he has accumulated earnings of more than US$1.8 million since turning professional.
The left-handed player is known for his unorthodox playing style. He is known for using drop shots and sliced forehands.
As a junior player, he won in the 2018 Australian Open boy’s doubles while paired with Clement Tabur. He was also France’s flag bearer at the 2018 Youth Summer Olympics held in Buenos Aires. He won two bronze medals at the event.
Gaston debuted in the ATP in 2018 when he appeared in the Open 13. In the same year, he appeared in the French Open after he received a wildcard. He lost in the first round.
In 2019, he was making waves in the Challenger Tour. He was later given another wildcard to Roland Garros. The year ended with him ranked No.252.
He made his grand slam main draw debut in 2020 at that year’s Australian Open. He made it to the first round. He also appeared in the main draw of Roland Garros that year, making it as far as the fourth round before eventually losing to Dominic Thiem.
In 2021, he received a wildcard for the Miami Open. He eventually went on to win the tournament and broke into the top 150. In November, he qualified to play in the Next Generation ATP Finals. In the same month, he achieved a career-high ranking of No.66.
In 2023, she was in the first round of the French Open. That year, she was also through to the second round of the Madrid Open.
- Highest Singles Ranking: 58 (July11, 2022)
- Current Singles Ranking: 137 (June27, 2023)
Best Grand Slam Singles Performances
- Australian Open - 1R (2020, 2022)
- French Open - 4R (2020)
- Wimbledon - 2R (2022)
- US Open - 1R (2022)
- Highest Doubles Ranking: 220 (May16, 2022)
- Current Doubles Ranking: 785 (June27, 2023)
Best Grand Slam Doubles Performances
- Australian Open - 2R (2022)
- French Open - 2R (2021)
- Wimbledon - 1R (2022)
- US Open - 1R (2022)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles Performances
- French Open - 2R (2022)