PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

12
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
328
WTA
RANKING
  • Age18
  • 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

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

2016 Perth #1 ITF

Jaimee Fourlis in the news

Top of the class? Aussies’ report card for Q1
Ash Barty in action at Australian Open 2018, where she reached the third round; Getty Images
10 April, 2018

With the first three months of the season complete, we take a look at how the top Aussie players have fared in the first quarter, and what lies ahead for the claycourt season.
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Biggest movers: De Minaur closing in on top 100
Alex de Minaur roars during his clash with Tomas Berdych.
10 April, 2018

Alex De Minaur is now within striking distance of the top 100 after his run to last week's ATP Challenger final in Alicante.
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Biggest movers: Barty soars in doubles rankings
Ash Barty hugs CoCo Vandeweghe after the pair won the Miami Open doubles title; Getty Images
3 April, 2018

Ash Barty is the new doubles world No.6 after combining with CoCo Vandeweghe to win the tandem title at the Miami Open.
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Fourlis earns second title in Canberra
Fourlis Canberra 2 winner 2018
1 April, 2018

Victorian teenager Jaimee Fourlis claims Canberra ITF Pro Circuit title with a straight sets win over Ellen Perez.
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