Some true tennis fans definitely recognize Sascha Bajin as he used to be the former number 1 women’s singles tennis player Serena Williams’s hitting partner. Sascha has successfully established himself in the sports industry as a tennis coach in Germany.

The path of being a tennis coach might have been natural for Sascha as he started as a tennis player himself. He has guided some popular tennis players like Naomi Osaka, Kristina Mladenovic, Dayana Yastremska, and Karolina Pliskova.

Quick Info
Full NameAleksandar "Sascha" Bajin
Birth DateOctober 4, 1984
Birth PlaceSerbia, Yugoslavia
Net Worth$6 million
Height5 feet 11 inches
Weight72 kilograms
EyesLight Green
HairLight Golden

Early Life

Sascha Bajin was born on the 4th of October, 1984, in a southeast European landlocked country, Serbia, Yugoslavia. His parents named him Aleksandar “Sascha” Bajin. Unfortunately, there is not much detail about his parents like their name or profession.

Sascha was raised with a sibling, a younger brother. He is of Serbian origin and has a White Caucasian ethnicity. Furthermore, he is a Libra who follows the Christian religion.


Talking about his educational qualifications, he completed his early education at a local school and then chose Palm Beach State College for further education. Sascha was athletic from his young years and so pursued his career in tennis

Sascha Bajin Career

The 36-year-old tennis coach did not reach his current status easily. Sascha started playing tennis at the young age of six years old. At this young age, he became the player for Iphitos Munich in the 2nd Tennis Bundesliga. Furthermore, He also played in the ATP Tour.

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Hitting Partner

Sascha got famous after he became the hitting partner of Serena Williams, the former number 1 Women’s single tennis player from 2008 to 2015. While Sascha was Serena’s hitting partner, Serena won 13 Grand Slam singles titles. He then became the hitting partner for Victoria Azarenka from 2015 for a year.

During this time, their team won three titles and made three quarterfinal appearances at the Slams in 2016. Bajin then became a hitting partner for Sloane Stephens in 2016 and Caroline Wozniaki in 2017.

Coaching Career of Sascha Bajin

Sascha Bajin’s first tutor as a coach is player Naomi Osaka and their relationship started in 2017. While he was Naomi’s coach, she won two Grand Slam Titles. In 2019, he left Naomi Osaka due to some unexplained personal reasons and started coaching Kristina Mladenovic and then switched to coaching Dayana Yastremska in the same year.

After Dayana’s disappointing performance, Sascha started coaching Karolina Pliskova in 2020 and is his coach since then. While he was the coach for Osaka, Bajin won the WTA Coach of the Year in 2018.

Personal Life

You might be curious about who this accomplished man is currently dating. However, we do not have much information about his current relationship status. Seeing how he has not flaunted his relationship on social media, we can predict he is currently single and focusing more on his professional career. Sascha has been linked with his previous coached students, however, both of the parties in interest have not said anything.


This wonderful coach is also active on social media. He has his personal Instagram and Twitter accounts. His Instagram handle @bigsascha has more than 13k followers whereas his Twitter account @BigSascha has 26.4k followers.

Sascha Bajin Net Worth

The famous tennis coach Sascha has been proving himself in the sports industry since a very young age. As a former player and a tennis coach, he has managed to accumulate a net worth of $6 million.

Physical Statistics

Sascha stands at the height of 5 feet and 11 inches with a weight of 72 kilograms. At the age of 36, he has maintained a fit body which could be mainly because of his professional career that demands a fit body. Furthermore, Sascha has a beautiful pair of light green eyes with light golden hair.

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