Australian tennis player Rinky Hijikata was born on February 23, 2001. The 217th-best ATP singles rating of Hijikata’s career was attained on July 18, 2022.
Hijikata qualified for the main draw of the 2022 Melbourne Summer Set 1 and played in his first ATP main draw match there. Alongside Christopher O’Connell, he played doubles.
Rinky Hijikata College And High School
Rinky is an Australian U14 Junior Team Tennis representative and Australian junior Davis Cup U16 participant. He is a Junior (GA) singles quarterfinalist at the Australian Open in January 2018. AGL In January 2018, the Loy Yang Traralgon Junior International (G1) singles round of 16 and doubles runner-up and Mayor of Osaka Cup In October 2017, World Super Junior (GA) GA) singles reached the quarterfinals. In October 2017, Sarawak’s Chief Minister’s Cup (G3) singles champion and doubles semifinalist. a No. 1 position in his age group in Australia. Rinky won NSW AAGPs 1sts Tennis Team Champions thrice and he is a representative from Australia at the 2013 Longines Futures Aces. WJT from 2015 and Junior Davis Cup from 2017 2014 Australian High School Teams Competition runner-up. He attended Karabar Distance Education High School and The King’s School in Sydney, Australia, instructed by Jarrad Bunt.
Hijikata gains 29 points for his efforts, moves up to position 199 in the rankings (live), and will take on world number one Daniil Medvedev on Thursday in the round of 16.
Surprisingly, Hijikata wasn’t certain to play the entire 2022 season and was scheduled to return to college this year.
Hijikata, an honorable University of North Carolina student, was expected to play for the Tar Heels in his senior year before deciding to join the tour full-time. He won All-American honors in the 2021–22 season with a dominant 14–2 record.