PLAYER PROFILE

Andrew Harris

  • Age27
  • 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

2020 229
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

Sanders, Polmans into Australian Open quarterfinals
Storm Sanders and Marc Polmans are into the Australian Open 2021 mixed doubles quarterfinals. Pictures: Tennis Australia
15 February, 2021

Storm Sanders and Marc Polmans win all-Aussie mixed doubles battle to advance to the quarterfinals at Australian Open 2021.
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Ash Barty setting a fine example at Australian Open 2021
Ash Barty plays a sliced backhand during her third-round win at Australian Open 2021. Picture: Tennis Australia
15 February, 2021

Australia's world No.1 Ash Barty features in fourth-round singles action on day eight at Australian Open 2021.
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Fognini ends De Minaur’s Australian Open run
Alex de Minaur lines up a forehand during his third-round match at Australian Open 2021. Picture: Tennis Australia
13 February, 2021

World No.17 Fabio Fognini eliminates Australia's Alex de Minaur in the third round at Australian Open 2021.
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Aussies progress in Australian Open doubles
Thanasi KOKKINAKIS (AUS) and Nick KYRGIOS (AUS) celebrate a point as they play Lloyd HARRIS (RSA) and Julian KNOWLE (AUT) in the Mens Doubles on Court 3 during Day 6 of the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Saturday, February 13, 2021. MANDATORY PHOTO CREDIT Tennis Australia/ SCOTT BARBOUR
13 February, 2021

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis were among the Aussie players to post doubles wins today on day six of Australian Open 2021.
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