Olivia Rich

  • Age29
  • Born14 July 1992
  • Birth PlaceMelbourne, Victoria
  • LivesTorquay, Victoria
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachPhil Rich and Peter Hubacek

On court

  • began playing tennis as a seven year old, tagging along with father Phil Rich, a tennis coach, to the courts each weekend
  • playing strengths are her aggression and hard hitting
  • really enjoys fitness training
  • showed great promise as a junior; selected for several overseas tours, including representing Australia’s Junior Fed Cup team in 2008
  • had a great run in Australian Money Tournaments in 2008, scooping three singles titles and a doubles title before switching exclusively to the seniors circuit

Off court

  • self-described as “loud, happy and optimistic”
  • enjoys surfing, basketball and dancing
  • owns numerous tennis outfits; shopping for tennis clothes is another favourite pastime

Olivia Rich in the news

Coach check-in: Online and interactive lessons
ONLINE LEARNING: An ANZ Tennis Hot Shots lesson on Zoom.
7 May, 2020

Victorian coach Olivia Rich is using an online video conferencing program to offer interactive tennis lessons to her students at home.
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