Brisk Facts Name:Andy Roddick Birthday: August 30, 1982 Nationality: American Acclaimed: Tennis Players American Men Age: 36 Years, 36 Year Old Males Sun Sign: Virgo Otherwise called: Andrew Stephen Conceived In: Omaha, Nebraska Stature: 6’2″ (188 cm), 6’2″ Males Family: Life partner/Ex-: Brooklyn Decker Father: Jerry Mother: Blanche Roddick Kin: John Roddick, Lawrence Roddick U.S.
Birthday: August 30, 1982
Acclaimed: Tennis Players American Men
Age: 36 Years, 36 Year Old Males
Sun Sign: Virgo
Otherwise called: Andrew Stephen
Conceived In: Omaha, Nebraska
Stature: 6’2″ (188 cm), 6’2″ Males
Life partner/Ex-: Brooklyn Decker
Mother: Blanche Roddick
Kin: John Roddick, Lawrence Roddick
U.S. State: Nebraska
City: Omaha, Nebraska
Andrew Stephen ‘Andy’ Roddick is a resigned American expert tennis player who was known for his amazing play and strokes. He was conceived in a rich family in Nebraska. His folks upheld his desires to have sports and take impact in games. His siblings were into playing tennis from an extremely youthful age, which enlivened Roddick to play tennis expertly himself. He marked the youngsters program when he was just 13 and played for Under-15 and Under-20 for quite a while, making an imprint in the field of expert tennis. He was a Grand Slam singles champion in 2003 US Open and arrived at four different finals of the US open in the range of 11 years of his expert tennis profession. He was renowned for his ground-breaking serves and strikes on the court just as for his quiet and stiff-necked nearness before the group. He was particularly known in the media for his scandalous upheavals on the play area, getting too much furious with the umpires and linesman at the court. He resigned from playing proficient tennis in 2010, after his profession began to confront a ruin because of his shoulder and knee wounds. He got hitched to the American model and entertainer Brooklyn Decker in 2009 and lives with her in Austin, Texas.
Youth and Early Life
Andy Roddick was conceived in Omaha, Nebraska to Blanche and Jerry Roddick. His dad was a rich businessperson and his mom was a teacher. His more established siblings Lawrence and John were into tennis and their folks bolstered it.
When he was youthful, everybody in his family was persuaded that he would either turn into an entertainer or a baseball player as Andy clearly had the ability and fearlessness to draw off any vocation for himself. At 5, he moved to Florida with his family.
His siblings used to rehearse tennis in their patio yet soon Lawrence got progressively inspired by aggressive driving and Andy began playing tennis with John. In 1991, his folks took him to the U.S. Open in New York.
In 1996, Reebok marked Andy to play in its lesser program and he won six world singles and seven copies titles however he before long began to lose coordinates because of physiological changes and he thought of stopping tennis.
In 1999, with consolation from his mentor Tarik Benhabiles, Roddick focused on tennis and turned into the No. 6 junior in the U.S. what’s more, No. 1 on the planet by the following year, winning the US Open and Australian Open Junior.
In 2000, Roddick beat Fernando Vicente of Spain and Fabrice Santoro of France. He likewise played the Banana Bowl in Sao Paulo and won the match by beating Joachim Johansson in the last round.
In 2001, he vanquished Michael Chang, the previous French Open hero, in five sets in the second round of the competition. The following year, he crushed Goran Ivanisevic and the seven time Wimbledon champion Pete Sampras.
In 2003, following a 5 hour since quite a while ago strained match with the Moroccan player Younes El Aynaoui, Roddick won the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. It was the achievement point in his vocation.
Around the same time, he won his first Master Series titles and his solitary Grand Slam title. He turned into the principal American to complete a year at No.1 since Andre Agassi. He was likewise the most youthful American to hold this respect.
In 2004, throughout the Summer Olympics, Roddick lost to Chilean player Fernando Gonzalez. That year, he collaborated with Mardy Fish, Bob and Mike Bryan for the U.S. Davis Cup; the group lost to Spain in the finals in Seville.
In 2005, he won the SAP Open in San Jose, California and the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships. At the US Open, Roddick lost to Gilles Muller however he won the Grand Prix de tennis de Lyon by vanquishing Gael Monfils.
In 2006, he endured foot damage and lost to Andy Murray in Wimbledon, which drove him to drop out of the Top 10 without precedent for years. He enlisted another mentor Jimmy Connors yet neglected to win the US Open.
In 2007, Roddick won The Legg Mason Tennis Classic and Artois Championships. He additionally beat the record for the back to back tie-breaks succeeded at the ATP World Tour. He was positioned at the fifth position by the ATP, under the instructing of Jimmy Connors.
In 2009, Roddick enlisted mentor, Larry Stefanki however did not make it to the last in Australian Open, French Open and the ATP World Tour Masters 1000. Be that as it may, he made it to the finals of Wimbledon, inevitably losing to Roger Federer.
In 2010, he was battling with his knee damage, and he lost against Federer at Wimbledon. He declared that year that he had mononucleosis and was encountering a crotch.
In 2011, Roddick arrived at the last at Brisbane and won the Cellular South Cup in Memphis. He additionally won the choosing match for America in the opening Davis Cup title against Chile.
In 2012, Roddick played his last competition – the US Open, yet he lost in the fourth round to Martin Del Potro from Argentina. This was his last match and he reported to his fans, “A heaps of ups, a bunches of downs, a ton of extraordinary minutes’.
In 2013, after his retirement, Roddick played his first expert golf at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and he was likewise contracted by Fox Sports to co-have their popular program ‘Fox Sports Live’.
Grants and Achievements
Roddick has made a great deal of records in his tennis vocation like: ‘Quickest serve in Australian open’, ‘Quickest serve in Dubai’, ‘Quickest normal in first serve’, ‘Quickest serve in Beijing’, ‘Quickest serve in San Jose’, ‘Quickest serve in Wimbledon’, and so on.
He is the victor of the Arthur Ashe Humanitarian Award as he has assumed a significant job in fund-raising for the overcomers of Tsunami. He unloaded a considerable lot of his tennis rackets to fund-raise for UNICEF.
Individual Life and Legacy
In 2009, Roddick got hitched to American model and entertainer Brooklyn Danielle Decker in Austin, Texas. He initially observed Decker on the CNN’s Sports Illustrated site called She Says Z Says and he organized a gathering with her through his specialist.
Roddick has begun the Andy Roddick Foundation to help the adolescent who are grieved.
He is the beneficiary of the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health, the primary male tennis player to ever get it.
He has showed up on different TV shows, for example, ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’, ‘Late Show with David Letterman’. ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’, ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’, ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’, ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’, ‘Friday Night with Jonathan Ross’, and so on.
He is the principal male tennis player to ever have facilitated ‘Saturday Night Live’.
He showed up in the film ‘Simply Go With It’, in which his significant other Brooklyn Decker additionally acted.
He is broadly known as ‘A-Rod’.
He was acclaimed for his forceful upheaval on umpires and linesman on the courts. He once offended the Umpire Emmanuel Joseph by saying, ‘You’re a numbskull! Remain in school children or you’ll wind up being an umpire.’
In 2011, Roddick facilitated a show on Fox Sports Radio for multi day with Bobby Bones and that one time show turned out to be exceptionally mainstream.