- Nickname: Foki
- Born: 1999.06.05 in Malaga, Spain
Foki achieved his career-high No. 52 on 9 November 2020 after reaching round of 16 at ATP Masters 1000 Paris. Broke into Top 200 and Top 100 in 2019. At age 20, he became youngest Spaniard in Top 100 since Nadal, 20, was No. 2 in 2006. He improved year-end ranking in 4 straight seasons (2016-19). In 2019 qualified for Next Gen ATP Finals and went 0-3 (l. to de Minaur, Ruud and Kecmanovic). He defeated Fritz, Chardy and Monfils in 2nd ATP Tour main draw to reach 2019 Estoril SF as Q. At age 19, became youngest Spaniard to reach an ATP Tour SF since Nadal, 19, won 2006 Barcelona title. Earned 1st Grand Slam win and 1st win in a 5-setter at 2020 Australian Open (d. Gombos in 1R). Captured 2020 Santiago doubles title w/Carballes Baena in ATP Tour doubles debut.
Foki began playing tennis at age 2.5 with his father. He first trained at La Cala del Moral with coach Manolo Rubiales and began training at age 11 with current coach Jorge Aguirre at Racket Club Fuengirola. He left home at age 16 to continue developing as a tennis player. His favourite shot is backhand, surface is grass, tournament is Wimbledon and city on tour is Brisbane. Foki likes football and is a fan of Real Madrid. Ale says about himself, that his best quality is sensibility and worst quality is impatience.