Alex Eala Biography

Alexandra Maniego Eala is a Filipina who competes in tennis. She was born on May 23, 2005. On October 6, 2020, Eala held the second-best junior ranking in the ITF.   On August 1, 2022, Eala reached her highest singles ranking in her career, which was 280 in the world according to the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). Eala has surpassed Maricris Gentz to become the highest-ranked Filipino female singles player in the history of the WTA. Maricris Gentz reached her career-high ranking of world No. 284 on October 18, 1999.

Personal life 

Her mother Rizza won a bronze medal in the 100-meter backstroke competition at the 1985 Southeast Asian Games, and she currently holds the position of a chief financial officer at Globe Telecom. She is the niece of Noli Eala, who served as the Chairman of the Philippine Sports Commission and was a former commissioner of the Philippine Basketball Association. Her brother Michael, also known as Miko, is a member of the Pennsylvania State University tennis team. Since she was 12 years old, she has been a student at the Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar in Manacor, which is located on the island of Mallorca in Spain.

Junior career 

Junior Grand Slam performance – singles:

  • Australian Open: 3R (2020)
  • French Open: SF (2020)
  • Wimbledon: 2R (2021)
  • US Open: F (2022)

Junior Grand Slam performance – doubles:

  • Australian Open: W (2020)
  • French Open: W (2021)
  • Wimbledon: 2R (2021)
  • US Open: SF (2021)

Eala won the 2018 Les Petit As 14-and-under tournament when she was only 12 years old. In the championship match, she prevailed over Linda Nosková. At the 2019 US Open, she competed for the first time at the junior level of a Grand Slam tournament. She has been honored as the Milo Junior Athlete of the Year for 2019.

Together with Priska Madelyn Nugroho, Eala was victorious in the girls’ doubles competition at the 2020 Australian Open. In the championship match, they were victorious over Iva Falkner and Matilda Mutavdzic.

After advancing to the semifinals of the girls’ singles competition at the 2020 French Open, Eala reached her career-high position of No. 2 in the junior rankings.

Following yet another significant victory, this time on the clay court in Paris, Eala celebrated her heritage on Independence Day by paying tribute to her ancestors. Saturday marked the day that Eala and her Russian partner Oksana Selekhmeteva won the girls’ doubles competition at the French Open. They entered the competition as the top seeds and emerged victorious after defeating Maria Bondarenko of Russia and Amarissa Kiara Tóth of Hungary 6–0, 7–5 in the tournament’s championship match.

Professional career 

Eala won her first professional match on the ITF Women’s Circuit on March 4, 2020, when she competed as a junior reserved in the $15K event at Monastir. This was Eala’s debut on the ITF Women’s Circuit. After the teen prodigy won her first professional tennis championship title at the first leg of the ITF W15 Manacor in Spain held in January 2021, she jumped to the top 1000 in the WTA, which was established by tennis legend Billie Jean King for professional women players. This happened after the teen prodigy won her first professional tennis championship title.

Eala and Oksana Selekhmeteva reached their first ITF doubles final together, but they were defeated by Justina Mikulskyte and Oana Georgeta Simion of Lithuania and Romania, 3-6, 5-7, in the final match of the $25,000 Platja d’Aro tournament in Spain on Saturday night. This was Eala’s first appearance in an ITF doubles final.

Alex Eala Parents 

Her parents’ names are Mike Eala and Rizza Maniego-Eala, and she has siblings whose names are Miko Eala. Her father and mother are both named Mike Eala (Brother). For the time being, this is the only information we have about her parents, siblings, and connections; however, we do plan to update it as we learn more about these topics.

Alex Eala Husband

According to posts on social media platforms, she does not have a spouse at this time. The new name of her husband will be revealed very soon. Keep reading this story to find out more about her way of life, and keep reading to find out more about her family here.

Alex Eala Net Worth

Her net worth is not known.

FAQs

Q.1 Who is Alex?

Ans. Alex Eala is a Tennis player from the Quezon City, Philippines.

Q.2 What is the age of Alex?

Ans. Her age is 16 years old.

Q.3 What is Alex’s Net Worth?

Ans. Her net worth is not known.

Q.4 Does smoke?

Ans. Ignoring the fact that information is no longer available, we provided what we knew.

Q.5 Does drink alcohol?

Ans. Ignoring the fact that information is no longer available, we provided what we knew.

Q.6 Hobbies of Alex?

Ans. Alex Hobbies are Tennis and Travelling.

Q.7 What is the Date of Birth of Alex?

Ans. 23 May 2005.

Q.8 What is the name of Alex’s Father?

Ans. Her Father’s name is Mr. Mike Eala.

Q.9 What is the name of Eala’s Mother?

Ans. Her Mother’s name is Mrs. Rizza Maniego-Eala.

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