Wafik Bennacer


  • With IMG Since: 2005
  • Hometown: Algeria
  • Languages Spoken: Arabic, English, French

Wafik was born in Algeria then moved to Florida in 1998 as his sister was a full time student at IMG at that time. He has been coaching tennis at IMG Academy since 2005. Prior to joining IMG Academy, he played ATP pre-qualification of the Miami open twice. He also played the qualification of ATP in Clearwater


  • Business (Management), Cole de Commerce
  • USTA Certified
  • Cardio Tennis Certified


  • Worked with his sister until she joined University of Miami.
  • Worked in all the department at IMG Junior tennis, beginner and adult program.
  • Traveled with Philip Bester to Miami Open.
  • Currently head coach of the PM group at IMG