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

2016 629
2015 1199
2014 655
2013 891

 

Titles/Finals

Titles

2016 Brussels ITF

Finals

2017 Gatineau ITF

2016 Rebecq ITF

Ellen Perez in the news

Biggest movers: Kubler continues to climb
Jason Kubler in action at the 2014 Sibiu Open ATP Challenger event; Silvana Armat/Sibiu Open
13 mins ago

A successful return to hard courts during the Australian Pro Tour has helped Jason Kubler slash his ranking by more than 300 places in the past fortnight.
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Biggest movers: Cabrera, Hon rise after Hong Kong wins
Lizette Cabrera (L) and Priscilla Hon were WTA quarterfinalists in Guangzhou and Seoul respectively; Getty Images
17 October, 2017

After more success on the WTA tour, Lizette Cabrera and Priscilla Hon continued their rise up the rankings thanks to impressive showings last week in Hong Kong.
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Perez ready for Toowoomba
PerezToowoomba
3 October, 2017

Ellen Perez joins a host of Australian women for the ITF $25,000 event in Toowoomba as the Australian Pro Tour continues.
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Eight Aussies set for US Open wildcard play-off
Arina Rodionova; Getty Images
15 August, 2017

Eight Australian women will this week in New Haven compete for a US Open main draw wildcard.
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