Alejandro Davidovich Fokina is a Spanish professional tennis player. He has a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 32 achieved on 30 August 2021 and a career-high doubles ranking of World No. 213 achieved on 17 May 2021.
Davidovich Fokina was born and raised in La Cala del Moral, Rincón de la Victoria, about 10 km away from Málaga, to Russian parents Edvard Davidovich and Tatiana Fokina. His father Edvard, a former boxer, has Swedish-Russian double nationality. Davidovich Fokina has a brother, Mark. He began playing tennis with his father at the age of three. When he turned five, he started training at Calaflores and later Serramar tennis courts with coach Manolo Rubiales. Since 2009, Jorge Aguirre has been his coach.
Davidovich Fokina was Spanish Champion at U12, U15 and U18 levels. He started his professional tennis career in 2016. He won his first ITF Grade 1 in Canada at the Repentigny Internationaux de Tennis Junior, defeating Félix Auger-Aliassime in the semifinal, and Liam Caruana in the final.
Fokina has faced German tennis player Alexander Zverev three times so far in his career but has never been able to record a victory. The German has won all three encounters.
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Much like his rivalry with Zverev, the Spaniard has faced Argentine tennis player Diego Schwartzman three times but has been on the losing end every single time.
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