26 Facts About Ryan Harrison

1. Ryan Harrison relies on an explosive serve and a counterpunching game from the baseline.

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2. Ryan Harrison reached the final of the RBC Tennis Championships of Dallas and defeated Taylor Fritz in straight sets, winning his fourth Challenger title.

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3. Ryan Harrison led the league in winning percentage in men's singles and was second in men's doubles behind teammate Raven Klaasen.

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4. Ryan Harrison began his resurgence in the summer by reaching the round of 16 in both the Citi Open, an ATP 500 event, and the Rogers Cup in Toronto, an ATP 1000 Masters event.

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5. Ryan Harrison scored 200 ATP points in Acapulco, which rocketed his ranking up from 169 to 109.

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6. Ryan Harrison eventually lost to Spaniard David Ferrer in three sets in the semifinals.

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7. Ryan Harrison won his first match at the French Open against Andrey Kuznetsov.

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8. Ryan Harrison started off the year strong with a victory over John Isner at the Apia International Sydney.

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9. Ryan Harrison lost to Novak Djokovic in straight sets in the second round of the 2012 Wimbledon Championships.

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10. Ryan Harrison played for the Philadelphia Freedoms of World Team Tennis in the summer as their 2012 wild-card player.

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11. Ryan Harrison was granted a wildcard to participate in the Cincinnati Masters.

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12. Ryan Harrison made his first ATP semifinal in Atlanta, where he lost to eventual champion Mardy Fish.

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13. Ryan Harrison faced seventh seed David Ferrer in the second round, losing in a five-set match that lasted two days.

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14. Ryan Harrison ousted 22nd-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the second round of the 2011 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, California, as a wild card.

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15. Ryan Harrison won the 2011 Honolulu Challenger, beating Alex Kuznetsov in the final.

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16. Ryan Harrison opted to stay in the US instead of heading to Asia and trying to qualify into main tour events.

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17. Ryan Harrison defeated sixth seed Karol Beck, before defeating seventeen-year-old Denis Kudla.

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18. At this point, Ryan Harrison began competing in some bigger tournaments.

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19. Ryan Harrison defeated Alex Kuznetsov and Donald Young in two sets before defeating Jesse Levine in three straight sets.

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20. Ryan Harrison played in a playoff against other Americans to decide who would receive America's wildcard into the 2010 Australian Open.

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21. On March 5, 2016, Ryan Harrison announced his engagement to Lauren McHale, the sister of fellow tennis player Christina McHale.

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22. Ryan Harrison has a younger sister named Madison who currently plays at Mississippi State University.

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23. Ryan Harrison began playing tennis at age 2 and was coached by his father, Pat Harrison, who had a brief career as a professional, playing predominantly Challenger and Futures events.

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24. Ryan Harrison built on that momentum in 2017 to reach a new career high ranking in singles after playing in his first two finals at the ATP level and winning his first career ATP title.

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25. Ryan Harrison has won one career ATP title in singles at the 2017 Memphis Open to go along with four in doubles, including the 2017 French Open.

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26. Ryan Harrison was born on May 7, 1992 and is an American professional tennis player.

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