PLAYER PROFILE

Monique Adamczak

  • Age39
  • Born21 January 1983
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales
  • LivesBradenton, Florida
  • Height170 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
“Right now, I’m just really enjoying playing these Pro Tour events. I need to do well and try to get my ranking down for the Australian Open.”

— Monique Adamczak, 25 Oct 2014

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On court

  • started playing tennis aged nine, reaching the quarter-final of the Wimbledon Girls’ Singles in 1999
  • won her maiden ITF Futures Pro Circuit title in India in 2000, defeating hometown favourite Manisha Malhotra 6-2 2-6 6-3 in the final
  • secured three ITF Futures Pro Circuit titles in 2003, two on home soil in Warrnambool and Yarrawonga
  • made her WTA main draw debut in Canberra in 2004
  • made her Grand Slam debut at the 2007 Australian Open, winning her first WTA match and subsequently breaking into the world’s top 200
  • won ITF Futures titles in Santos, Brazil and Kharkiv in 2009, as well as qualifying for the main draw of the US Open
  • enjoying a solid season in 2012, reaching ITF finals in Fukuoka, Kurume and Kalgoorlie
  • favourite surface is grass

Off court

  •  enjoys snowboarding in her spare time

Year-end singles ranking history

2014 331
2013 278
2012 187
2011 284
2010 342
2009 143
2008 196
2007 167
2006 232
2005 382
2004 336
2003 271
2002 854
2001 315
2000 472

Titles/Finals

Titles

2010 Irapuato ITF

2009 Santos ITF, Kharkiv ITF

2008 Rockhampton ITF

2003 Warrnambool ITF, Yarrawonga ITF, Finland ITF

2000 Jalpur ITF

Finals

2012 Fukuoka ITF, Kurume ITF, Makinohara ITF, Hamamatsu ITF

2011 Kurume ITF

2007 Nuriootpa ITF

2006 Canberra ITF, Tenerife ITF, Valladolid ITF

Monique Adamczak in the news

Aussies knock out No.4 seeds in Australian Open men’s doubles
Matt Ebden at AO 2022. Picture: Getty Images
22 January, 2022

Aussie duo Matt Ebden and Max Purcell have continued an incredible run for local contenders in the Australian Open 2022 men's doubles competition.
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Aussies embracing home support at Australian Open 2022
Chris O'Connell, Maddison Inglis and Alex de Minaur lead the Aussie charge on day six at AO 2022. Pictures: Getty Images
22 January, 2022

Aussies Chris O'Connell, Maddison Inglis and Alex de Minaur feature in third-round singles action at Australian Open 2022 today.
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Sanders enjoying career-best Australian Open doubles run
Storm Sanders in action at AO 2022. Picture: Getty Images
21 January, 2022

Aussie Storm Sanders has progressed to the third round in an Australian Open women's doubles draw for the first time.
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Local hopes starring in Australian Open 2022 women’s doubles competition
Aussie wildcards Lizette Cabrera and Priscilla Hon celebrate their first-round win at AO 2022. Picture: Getty Images
20 January, 2022

Eight Australians, including Lizette Cabrera and Priscilla Hon, have progressed to the second round in the Australian Open 2022 women's doubles competition.
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