PLAYER PROFILE

Andrew Harris

  • Age26
  • Born 7 March 1994
  • Birth PlaceMelbourne, Victoria
  • LivesBlackburn, Victoria
  • Height183 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
“I feel like I’ve got a good ability to dig out matches from some tough spots – go to another level – and I was able to do that today.”

— Andrew Harris, 7 Jan 2019

» Harris moves ahead in Canberra

On court

  • began playing tennis at the age of four; hopes to earn an ATP top 100 ranking
  • partnered with Nick Kyrgios to win the Roland Garros and Wimbledon junior boys’ doubles titles in 2012
  • Harris and Kyrgios were also junior boys’ doubles semifinalists at Australian Open 2012
  • in 2011, was a singles semifinalist at the Optus 18 Australian Championships
  • Harris hopes to represent Australia at the Davis Cup
  • most memorable tennis match was when he played in a four-hour epic against Serbian Pedja Krstin, finally winning 6-7 7-6 6-3
  • came through the US college system, graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a business marketing degree in 2017
  • cracked top 200 in August in a breakthrough 2019 season during which he reached three ATP Challenger finals (Chennai, Busan, Traralgon)
  • made Grand Slam main draw as a wildcard at Australian Open 2020

Off court

  • son of former WTA top 25 player Anne Minter, who reached the Australian Open quarterfinals in 1988

Year-end ranking history

2019 159
2018 400
2017 490
2016 N/A
2015 676
2014 642
2013 589
2012 1160
2011 1232

Titles/Finals

Titles

2017 Toowoomba F6 ITF

2013 USA F27 ITF

Finals

2019 Chennai Challenger, Busan Challenger, Traralgon Challenger

2017 Vietnam F3 ITF

2014 USA F17 ITF

2013 Thailand F2 ITF

Andrew Harris in the news

Purcell powers to Roland Garros qualifying win
Max Purcell. Picture: Getty Images
11 hours ago

Australia’s Max Purcell is through to the second round in Paris.
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Purcell, Harris lead Aussie charge in Roland Garros qualifying
Max Purcell and Andrew Harris feature in Roland Garros qualifying today. Pictures: Getty Images
19 hours ago

Two Australians - Max Purcell and Andrew Harris - feature in French Open qualifying matches today.
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Six Australian men to contest Roland Garros qualifying
Australians Aleksandar Vukic, Christopher O'Connell, Andrew Harris, Max Purcell, Alex Bolt and Marc Polmans will compete in French Open qualifying. Pictures: Getty Images
21 September, 2020

Qualifying for the Grand Slam tournament begins in Paris tonight.
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Social round-up: Players starting to return to court
SMILES ALL ROUND: Ash Barty on the practice court. Picture: Getty Images
14 May, 2020

What have Australia's top-ranked players been up to? We've collated tweets and posts from this week to keep fans up to date.
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