PLAYER PROFILE

Ellen Perez

  • Age22
  • Born10 October 1995
  • Birth Place(New South Wales)
  • LivesWollongong, (New South Wales)
  • Height168 cm
  • PlaysLeft-handed
  • CoachGreg Royle, Jaslyn Hewitt
“Even being able to train with good players here, I learnt a few things and I hope the next time I get the opportunity that I can step up and hang with them a little better.”

— Ellen Perez, 31 Aug 2016

» Perez falls, but gains valuable experience

On court

  • Won the 2012 Gallipoli Youth Cup
  • Won the doubles and singles events at the 2011 ACT Open, 2012 Griffith University AMT and the 2012 Plexipave Queensland Open
  • Semifinalist at the 2012 Oceania Closed Junior Championships in Fiji and won the doubles event
  • In 2016, won the women’s wildcard playoff for a berth in the US Open main draw

Off court

  • Says if she wasn’t playing tennis she would be a soccer player
  • Tennis heroes are Rafael Nadal and Justin Henin but her ideal mixed doubles partner would be Bob Bryan

Year-end singles ranking history

2017 343
2016 629
2015 1199
2014 655
2013 891

Titles/Finals

Titles

2016 Brussels ITF

Finals

2018 Canberra ITF

2017 Gatineau ITF

2016 Rebecq ITF

Ellen Perez in the news

Tomic, Ebden into s-Hertogenbosch quarterfinals
FINDING FORM: Bernard Tomic is into his first ATP quarterfinal in almost a year; Getty Images
14 June, 2018

Bernard Tomic and Matthew Ebden continue impressive form, advancing to the final eight at an ATP tournament in the Netherlands.
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Biggest movers: Hon, De Minaur set new ranking highs
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08:  Priscilla Hon of Australia in action against Katie Boulter of Great Britain during their Quarter Final match on Day 7 of the Fuzion 100 Surbition Trophy on June 8, 2018 in London, United Kingdom.  (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images for LTA)
13 June, 2018

Priscilla Hon and Alex De Minaur set new career-high rankings after impressive starts to their grass court seasons.
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Alex De Minaur verging on top 100 debut
ON THE RISE: Alex De Minaur is enjoying a breakthrough season; Getty Images
7 June, 2018

Alex De Minaur scores his 11th top 100-win of the season to move into quarterfinals at ATP Challenger event in Surbiton.
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Alex De Minaur awarded Roland Garros wildcard and Aussie women’s play-off kicks off today
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 10:  Alex de Minaur of Australia celebrates winning a point in his second round match against Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia and Herzegovinia during day four of the 2018 Sydney International at Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre on January 10, 2018 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)
18 May, 2018

Alex De Minaur will make his second appearance in the main draw of Roland Garros and the Aussie women's play-off gets underway in Paris.
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