PLAYER PROFILE

Heath Davidson

  • Age34
  • Born 9 May 1987
  • Birth PlaceRosebud, VIC
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachMarco Persi and Francois Vogelsberger
“I guess my tennis IQ is getting better ... I know where to go and I’m playing percentages instead of just guessing.”

— Heath Davidson, 27 Jul 2018

» Heath Davidson: continuing to climb

On court

  • began playing tennis at age 14
  • prefers hard courts
  • goal is to become one of the world’s best quad players and win a Paralympic medal
  • best tennis memories were being there to watch Lleyton Hewitt defeat Roger Federer in the 2003 Davis Cup semifinals in Melbourne, and winning the World Team Cup doubles title with Dylan Alcott in 2016

Off court

  • sporting heroes are Roger Federer, Steph Curry and Dustin Martin
  • if not a tennis player, would be a personal trainer

Titles/Finals

Titles

2017 Canadian Wheelchair Tennis Classic, Daegu Open, Korea Open

Finals

2018 Belgian Open

2017 US Open, Belgian Open, Swiss Open, Busan Open

Heath Davidson in the news

Social round-up: Aussie stars ready for 2022 season
Ash Barty practising at Melbourne Park. Picture: Getty Images
30 December, 2021

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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Francois Vogelsberger receives International Tennis Federation honour
Australian wheelchair tennis coach Francois Vogelsberger. Picture: Getty Images
23 December, 2021

Australian wheelchair coach Francois Vogelsberger has been recognised for his outstanding work with an ITF award.
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Social round-up: The wedding edition
Newlyweds Luke Saville and Daria Gavrilova. Picture: Instagram
9 December, 2021

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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Social round-up: Dylan Alcott named Victorian of the Year
Dylan Alcott at the Tokyo Paralympics; Getty Images
11 November, 2021

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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