PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

12
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
328
WTA
RANKING
  • Age18
  • Born17 September 1999
  • LivesMelbourne
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachBeti Sekulovski
  • Pro Since2015
FOLLOW
“I'm super excited (smiling). I'm over the moon. I love clay and love everything about this tournament.”

— Jaimee Fourlis, 21 May 2017

» Fourlis flies into French Open

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

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
8 hours ago

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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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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