Max Mirnyi

  • Date of birth: July 6, 1977
  • Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
  • Residence: Bradenton, Florida, USA
  • Height: 6'5'' (1.95 m)
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed

Max Mirnyi is a doubles specialist but he also enjoyed a good singles career, finishing in the top 50 in the world for the 7 straight years as well as representing Belarus in Davis Cup competition since April 1994. He holds seven Grand Slam titles, men's doubles in the 2000 and 2002 US Open and 2005 and 2006 French Open, and mixed doubles in the 1998 and 2007 U.S. Opens and 1998 Wimbledon.

In September 2008 Mirnyi completed his studies at the BSU (Belarus State University) where he got a degree in International Law. His diploma work was dedicated to International Protection of Children's Rights.

Since 2005 he has served as a Good Will Ambassador to the United Nations in Belarus and regularly takes part in various programs in the framework of UN AIDS and UNICEF.