PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

9
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
189
WTA
RANKING
  • Age19
  • Born17 September 1999
  • LivesMelbourne
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachBeti Sekulovski
  • Pro Since2015
FOLLOW
“"The nerves got to me a little bit. It was definitely a learning curve.”

— Jaimee Fourlis, 10 Jan 2018

» Fourlis to learn from Hobart defeat

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 the Australian Open Play-off in December 2016 to secure a wildcard into the main draw of AO2017
  • 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 – after winning the Australian wildcard play-off – and took a set off Caroline Wozniacki in the first round
  • Victorious at the Australian 18/u Championships in December 2017, gaining revenge on Destanee Aiava for her finals loss in the same event 12 months earlier; as a result, won a wildcard into Australian Open 2018
  • Cracked WTA top 200 on 18 June 2018.

Off court

  • high achiever in high school; completed Year 12 in 2017

Year-end singles ranking history

2017 327
2016 427
2015 934

Titles/Finals

Titles

2018 Canberra ITF, Santa Margherita Di Pula ITF

2016 Perth #1 ITF

Jaimee Fourlis in the news

Aussies fall in US Open qualifying
Jaimee Fourlis; Getty Images
25 August, 2018

Alex Bolt, Marc Polmans and Jaimee Fourlis all came within a win of the US Open main draw yet fell in the final round of qualifying at Flushing Meadows on Friday.
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Tough draw for Aussie hopefuls at US Open
MASON, OH - AUGUST 17:  Ashleigh Barty of Australia returns a shot to Simona Halep of Romania during the Western & Southern Open at Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 17, 2018 in Mason, Ohio.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
24 August, 2018

Australia's Ash Barty, Daria Gavrilova and Nick Kyrgios could face big names early on in New York, while there are tough openers for Sam Stosur and James Duckworth.
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Bolt, Fourlis, Polmans one win from US Open main draw
Alex Bolt; Getty Images
24 August, 2018

It was a great day for Australia in US Open qualifying on Thursday, with Alex Bolt, Jaimee Fourlis and Marc Polmans advancing to the final round. Should they win, there will be…
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Polmans, Purcell, Fourlis progress in US Open qualifying
Marc Polmans; Getty Images
23 August, 2018

Young Aussies Marc Polmans and Max Purcell, regular doubles partners, won their first-round qualifying matches on Wednesday to advance at the US Open. Teenager Jaimee Fourlis…
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