PLAYER PROFILE

Cruz Hewitt

  • Age15
  • Born11 December 2008
  • Birth PlaceSydney, Australia
  • LivesSydney, Australia
  • PlaysRight-handed

ON COURT

  • Made his Grand Slam junior main-draw debut in the Australian Open 2024 boys’ singles competition as a wildcard
  • Selected to represent Australia in the 2024 Junior Davis Cup

OFF COURT

  • Father is Lleyton Hewitt, a former world No.1 and three-time Grand Slam singles champion
  • Mother is Bec Hewitt (nee Cartwright), an Australian actress and singer
  • Has an older sister, Mia, and a younger sister, Ava

Cruz Hewitt in the news

Australian team qualifies for 2024 Junior Billie Jean King Cup Finals
The Australian team celebrate winning the Junior Billie Jean King Cup 2024 Asia-Oceania qualifying event.
19 May, 2024

The Australian team has qualified for the 16-nation Junior Billie Jean King Cup Finals to be held later this year.
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Australian teams named for 2024 Junior Davis Cup and Junior Billie Jean King Cup
Cruz Hewitt, the son of Lleyton Hewitt, in action at Australian Open 2024. Picture: Tennis Australia
10 May, 2024

Cruz Hewitt is among the six players selected to represent Australia at an Asia-Oceania qualifying event in Kazakhstan this month.
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Hayden Jones powers into third round at Australian Open 2024
Hayden Jones in action at Australian Open 2024. Picture: Tennis Australia
22 January, 2024

Gold Coast teen Hayden Jones is through to the third round in the Australian Open 2024 boys' singles competition.
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Strength in Aussie tennis on show at Australian Open 2024
Aussie duo Storm Hunter and Matt Ebden are the top seeds in the Australian Open 2024 mixed doubles competition. Picture: Tennis Australia
21 January, 2024

Storm Hunter and Matt Ebden are among 20 Aussies scheduled to compete on day nine at Australian Open 2024.
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