VIDEO Next Gen ATP Tour Winner – Offspring of Carlos Alcaraz and Jannik Sinner

Serbia’s Hamad Medjedovic (ranked 110th in the world) won the ATP Next Gen Finals, the $2 million tournament for the best young professional players, on Saturday.

Hamad MedjedovicPhoto: Jasper Jacobs / Zuma Press / Profimedia

Hamad Medjedovic won the ATP Next Gen 2023

In the final played in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, Medjedovic beat the Frenchman Arthur Fils (36 ATP), score 3(6)-4, 4-1, 4-2, 3(9)-4, 4-1.

Aged 21, the player from Serbia had taken advantage of the abandonment of the Swiss Dominic Stricker in the semi-finals.

Medjedovic joins a list of impressive names who conquered ATP Next Gen, such as Stefanos Tsitsipas, Jannik Sinner or Carlos Alcaraz.

The youngster has a special relationship with world number one Novak Djokovic, who has helped him in his rise, both financially and with the opportunity to train at his training centre.

ATP Next Gen winners over time

It was the sixth edition of the competition, with the first ATP Next Gen taking place in 2017.

2017 – Chung Hyeon

2018 – Stefanos Tsitsipas

2019 – Jannik Sinner

2020 – Not held due to the Covid-19 pandemic

2021 – Carlos Alcaraz

2022 – Brandon Nakashima

2023 – Hamad Medjedovic

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