Croatia is represented by tennis pro and former No. 1 in the world in doubles, Nikola Mektic. With Barbora Krejková, he won the mixed doubles title at the 2020 Australian Open. With fellow countryman Mate Pavi, they won the men’s doubles title at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
Mektic and Alexander Peya qualified for the 2018 ATP Finals in London. He reached his first Grand Slam final in mixed doubles at the US Open the same year that Mektic and Alicja Rosolska, representing Croatia, won the Davis Cup. Additionally, he won three Masters 1000 tournaments with three different partners at Madrid (2018), Indian Wells (2019), and Monte Carlo (2019).
His career-to-date most fruitful year was 2020. At the 2020 Australian Open, he and Barbora Krejková won the mixed doubles championship, and at the 2020 ATP Finals, he and Wesley Koolhof won the doubles event. Additionally, he and Wesley Koolhof made it to the 2020 US Open doubles final.
With his partner Wesley Koolhof, he finished the year ranked No. 3 in the doubles race and No. 8 overall in the top 10 doubles standings. Mektic and Pavic won their third championship of the year and 20th overall in the 2022 Queen’s Club Championships. At the 2022 Eastbourne International, the squad successfully defended its title.
How Much is Nikola Mektić Prize Money?
Nikola Mektic’s prize money is $3,592,524 dollars.