Moved to Peru when 8 years old and represented Peru at several international events as: Davis Cup, Barcelona Olympic Games. Also played at the 4 Grand Slams (Australia Open, Wimbledon, Roland Garros and U.S. Open).
Won 43 career titles including 2 ATP Tour events.
He was ranked in the top 30 ATP players for several years.
Played top players such as Mats Wilander, Bjorn Borg, Guillermo Vilas, Jimmy Connors, Andre Agassi and Andres Gomez. Her sister, Laura Arraya ranked in the top 20 WTA,She played top players such as Steffi Graff, Martina Navratilova and Monica Seles.
The Arraya Tennis Academy in Key Biscayne has obtained over 100 players with tennis scholarships and several professional players, including Wimbledon Champion Marion Bartoli and US Olympic gold medalist Monica Puig.