Denis Shapovalov is a Canadian professional tennis player.
In February 2018, Denis reached a career-high ATP singles ranking of No. 46. In 2017, he won his first ATP Challenger title, and was the youngest Canadian to win a Challenger at the time. Denis is becoming a player that the tennis world circles around, and he is exerting more excitement
At the Rogers Cup in August 2017, Shapovalov experienced a breakthrough when he defeated and world No. 2 Rafael Nadal, which was his first ever match against a top 10 player. He became the youngest player ever to reach the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 semfinal.
In 2016, Denis reached a career-high ITF junior ranking of No. 2, and won the 2016 Wimbledon junior singles title and the 2015 US Open junior doubles title. 2016 was a standout year for Denis! Due to his win at Junior Wimbledon in July, Shapovalov was awarded a wildcard entry to the Rogers Cup where he upset World No. 19 Nick Kyrgios beating him in three sets to win his first tour level match.
Establishing himself as a force to be reckoned with, Denis started his 2015 tennis season with a bang. With partner Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis captured the doubles US Junior Open. That same year, Denis Shapovalov along with Felix Auger-Aliassime and Benjamin Sigouin captured the first Junior Davis Cup in Canadian history. Late that fall, Denis won his first professional doubles title at the ITF Futures in Pensacola.
In 2013, Denis won his first junior singles title at the ITF G5. Shortly after in 2014, Denis won his second singles title at the ITF G5, paving the way to his singles and doubles wins at the ITF G4 in San Jose that same year.
Denis has been using BioSteel products since 2014 when his coach, Adriano Fuorivia introduced him to the product in order to help him stay hydrated during his draining matches. Denis has been a BioSteel user ever since. He drinks BioSteel’s Sports Mix prior to and during all of his matches and training. For post match recovery, Denis relies on BioSteel’s Advanced Recovery Formula. For snacks throughout the day, Denis eats his favourite nutritional bar - the BioSteel Blueberry Bar.