Samsonite announced Casper Ruud as its global ambassador. The multi-year agreement will see Ruud using Samsonite backpacks and suitcases.
Ruud had a fantastic 2022 season in which he reached two grand slam finals – at the French Open and the US Open. Though he lost both grand slam finals, brands see a huge potential in Ruud. He reached a career-high ranking of world number 2 in 2022.
In 2002, he won the Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award for his commendable on-court behavior. He is a former junior world number 1. He is the son of former professional player Christian Ruud.
Casper Ruud is sponsored by many brands including Yonex, The Arctic Group, Proaktiv, Porche, Lunding Energy, and SuperOffice.