Spanish tennis star Bautista Agut plays a counterpunching style of tennis with a lot of precision in his strokes. His forehand is definitely the stronger part of his game. Opponents often attack his backhand at key moments in a match because that’s his weakest shot.
In 2019, Roberto Bautista Agut reached the semifinals at Wimbledon. He achieved his career-high ranking of world number 9 in 2019. That year, he helped Spain win the Davis Cup. His idols when growing up were Spanish tennis players Sergi Bruguera, David Ferrer, Juan Carlos Ferrero, and Carlos Moya.
He is a big soccer fan. He played soccer for Villarreal C.F. until he was 14. He loves horses and horseback riding. He owns 8 horses. His sponsors are Wilson and Lacoste. Bautista Agut has made more than $20 million in his career.
Roberto Bautista Agut’s Sponsors
He has a racquet sponsorship contract with Wilson. He uses the Wilson Pro Staff 97 CV racquet.
Bautista Agut has a shoe sponsorship contract with Mizuno.
He played soccer for the Spanish football team Villarreal CF until he was 14. After he quit soccer to take up tennis full time, his love for soccer never died. In 2021, he signed a deal to wear the Villareal CF logo on his shirt.
Agut has been an ambassador for Lexus since 2019. He promotes the Lexus 450h SUV.
Turismo de Castellon
Bautista Agut is an ambassador for the Spanish province of Castellón.