Andrey Rublev is one of the most powerful players on the ATP Tour, always locked in and focussed on the court. It’s a combination that has led the 25-year-old to 12 tour-level titles and a career-high Pepperstone ATP Ranking of No. 5.
But off the court, Rublev’s endearing nature and light-hearted disposition make for plenty of funny moments in front of our cameras.
“They call me Picasso!” he joked while presenting his holiday wrapping job on his tennis racquet, complete with bows and all.
Whether its wrapping gifts or completing tennis-themed challenges, Rublev is all smiles in this compilation of off-court moments captured by the ATP Tour. His charming personality has earned him many fans around the globe… even if he’s too humble to accept their praise.
“I am shy,” he said after reading some flattering YouTube comments. “I start to feel red!”