Djordje "George" Zafirovic

Tennis Coach

A tennis player since age 6, Djordje (George) is a former Serbian National and European junior champion with more than six years of coaching experience. In his tenure, he’s worked with ranked players, notably doubles specialist Xenia Knoll, who reached no. 40 in WTA play.

He is well versed in not only tennis, but in general athletic development, having run a youth sports academy before transitioning into tennis full-time. Licensed with PTR and GPTCA, his coaching experience has included stints in Serbia, China and the UAE. Inspiring a love for tennis is what motivates his coaching sessions.


In addition to being an avid skier and fitness lover, George also has an eye for fashion.

Nationality: Serbian
Languages: English, Spanish, Serbo-Croatian
Location: Zayed Sports City, Emirates Palace

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