PLAYER PROFILE

Olivia Tjandramulia

  • Age22
  • Born11 May 1997
  • Birth PlaceJakarta, Indonesia
  • LivesQueensland, Australia
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachDean Toparis, Judy Tjandramulia
“I did get a bit of tightness in the first and third set which made it pretty close. Hopefully that won’t happen again [in the final] tomorrow.”

— Olivia Tjandramulia, 12 Dec 2014

» Olivia gets physical as 18s semis go the distance

On court

  • started playing tennis when she was four years old
  • realised she was good enough at age 12 to pursue a professional career
  • in 2012, won the girls singles at the Optus 12s and 14s National Grasscourts Championships
  • was a finalist in 2012 at the Optus 16s National Claycourt Championships
  • loves doing kick serves, just like tennis idol Sam Stosur
  • feels her game most closely resembles those of Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Ana Ivanovic and Kim Clijsters
  • her dream tennis scenario would be victory over Williams on Rod Laver Arena at the Australian Open
  • professional goal is to become world No.1 and make a living out of tennis

Off court

  • loves travelling; thinks Paris is the most beautiful city to play in
  • best piece of advice she’s received is to stay calm and put 100% into everything
  • her perfect day would involve winning a Grand Slam final

Year-end singles rankings history

2018 400
2017 390
2016 490
2015 533
2014 991
2013 774

Titles/Finals

Finals

2017 Kofu ITF

2015 Cairns ITF

2014 Yeongwol ITF

Olivia Tjandramulia in the news

Inglis, Aiava advance at AO qualifying
Maddison Inglis in action during the first round of Australian Open 2020 qualifying. (Getty Images)
14 January, 2020

Maddison Inglis saves four match points in an epic contest before Destanee Aiava joined her in the second round of qualifying with a brisk 78-minute win.
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Chris O’Connell: from washing boats to Aus Open main draw
Chris O'Connell is set for a second Australian Open main draw appearance; Getty Images
9 January, 2020

Rising from outside the top 1000 to world No.119 in 2019, wildcard recipient Chris O'Connell is now preparing for a second Australian Open main draw appearance.
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Rodionova storms into AO Play-off semifinals
Arina Rodionova in action at the Australian Open-Play-off. (Getty Images)
12 December, 2019

From 5-2 down in the first set, Arina Rodionova wins 11 straight games to defeat Olivia Tjandramulia and secure a semifinal spot at the Australian Open Play-off.
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Sanders, Inglis into AO Play-off quarters
Storm Sanders (Getty Images)
10 December, 2019

While comeback queen Storm Standers drops just four games in her first-round victory, top seed Maddison Inglis survives an almighty scare to advance.
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