PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

9
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
349
WTA
RANKING
  • Age17
  • Born17 September 1999
  • LivesMelbourne
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachMark Hlawty and Vinnie Dattoli
“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

  • In 2011, paired with Aleksa Cveticanin to win the Optus 12s Spring Nationals
  • Was a finalist at the Optus 12s Grasscourt Championships
  • Won the first of three ITF junior circuit titles in 2015 when she triumphed at the Grade 3 event in Bytom, Poland
  • 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

Year-end singles ranking history

2015 934

Titles/Finals

Titles

2016 Perth #1 ITF

Jaimee Fourlis in the news

Fourlis flies into French Open
Jaimee Fourlis in action during her French Open women's wildcard play-off final win over Isabelle Wallace; photo credit Matt Trollope
21 May, 2017

For the second straight Grand Slam event, Australian rising star Jaimee Fourlis has secured a main draw wildcard after winning through a play-off event.
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Wallace v Fourlis in wildcard final
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 01:  Isabelle Wallace plays a backhand in her girls's singles match against Varvara Flink of Russia on day eight of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 1, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
21 May, 2017

Isabelle Wallace and Jaimee Fourlis will battle for a French Open main draw wildcard after comfortably coming through their semifinal matches on Saturday at Roland Garros.
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Fourlis, Cabrera open play-off with wins
Jaimee Fourlis in action during the Australian Open 2017 Play-off final at Melbourne Park; Elizabeth Xue Bai
19 May, 2017

Jaimee Fourlis and Lizette Cabrera advanced to the final four of the French Open Women's Wildcard Play-off with victories on Friday at Roland Garros.
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Fed Cup debut for Destanee Aiava
Destine Aiava (Photo: Getty Images)
12 April, 2017

Destanee Aiava named in Australian Fed Cup team alongside Daria Gavrilova, Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua.
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