Tennis player who attracted international attention in 2009 for winning the U.S. Open. He represented Argentina in the Olympics in 2012 and won a bronze medal in singles. He also competed in the 2016 Summer Olympics.
He began playing tennis when he was 7 years old.
He reached the Wimbledon semifinals in 2013.
His father Daniel del Potro was a semi-pro rugby union player in Argentina. He began dating TV presenter Sofía Jiménez.
He won bronze at the 2012 Olympics. The gold medal went to the American, Andy Murray.