Victor Hanescu

  • Date of birth: July 21, 1981
  • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
  • Residence: Bucharest, Romania
  • Height: 6'6'' (1.98 m)
  • Weight: 190 lbs (85 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed, one-handed backhand

Victor Hanescu was born July 21st, 1981 in Bucharest, he achieved his career high rank of #26 on July 06, 2009. In January 2006, in a Davis Cup match against the United States, he suffered a severe rib injury, and a subsequent injury sidelined him further in May, 2006. By January, 2007, his ranking had plummeted to #759, before he finally began making progress on a comeback.

Hanescu earned his first ATP singles ranking points in August, 1999, with first round wins 2 weeks in a row at the Romania F1 and F2 Futures tournaments. Although he played 4 more tournaments from September through December, he did not earn any additional points and finished the year ranked #1231.