PLAYERS / SO 2022 PLAYERS / Karen Khachanov
Karen Khachanov broke into Top 10 and achieved career-high No. 8 in 2019 after ending 2018 at No. 11. Upset Top-10 players Isner, A. Zverev, Thiem and Djokovic en route to 2018 ATP Masters 1000 Paris title. Remains only unseeded ATP Masters 1000 champion since Nalbandian at 2007 Paris. Advanced to Grand Slam QFs at 2019 Roland Garros and 2021 Wimbledon, where he broke Korda 7 times in 5th set of 4R win. Entered 2020 Tokyo Olympics as No. 4 men’s player on Team ROC and went on to earn silver medal (held in 2021).