PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

12
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
328
WTA
RANKING
  • Age18
  • Born17 September 1999
  • LivesMelbourne
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachBeti Sekulovski
  • Pro Since2015
FOLLOW
“The support was overwhelming and it was a match I’ll never forget. And it’s a level I know I can play, I just have to build up to it and sustain it.”

— Jaimee Fourlis, 6 Oct 2017

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On court

  • Made her WTA rankings debut on 13 April 2015, at No.930
  • This came not long after reaching the semifinals of the $15,000 ITF in Melbourne as a qualifier
  • Represented Australia in Junior Fed Cup in 2015; the team progressed to the final in Madrid, Spain
  • Cracked the world’s junior top 40 in early 2016
  • As a qualifier, won eight straight matches to storm to her first professional title at the $25,000 ITF tournament in Perth in February 2016
  • won her first Grand Slam match at the Australian Open in 2017; was the youngest Australian female to do so since 2008
  • Made Roland Garros debut in 2017, taking a set off Caroline Wozniacki before losing 6-4, 3-6, 6-2

Off court

  • high achiever in high school

Year-end singles ranking history

2016 427
2015 934

Titles/Finals

Titles

2016 Perth #1 ITF

Jaimee Fourlis in the news

Five minutes with … Jaimee Fourlis
Jaimee Fourlis fires a backhand in her three-set battle with Caroline Wozniacki; Getty Images
6 October, 2017

Back in action after a three-month break, Australian young gun Jaimee Fourlis is continuing her climb up the rankings - all the while completing Year 12.
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Prosperous times for Australian women’s tennis
(L-R) Sam Stosur, Daria Gavrilova, Casey Dellacqua and Ash Barty are all flourishing in a fantastic season for Australian women's tennis; Getty Images
22 September, 2017

With three top-50 ranked women for the first time in 28 years and a squad of talented teenagers emerging, the Australian female tennis landscape is looking increasingly rosy.
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Fourlis ready for Aussie swing
FourlisPenrith
18 September, 2017

Teenager Jaimee Fourlis enters the ITF $25,000 event in Penrith after two Grand Slam main draw appearances this year and Year 12 exams just ahead.
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Jaimee Fourlis claims top junior title in US
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 18:  Jaimee Fourlis of Australia plays a backhand in her second round match against Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia on day three of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
28 August, 2017

Jaimee Fourlis scores maiden ITF juniors Grade 1 win.
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