PLAYER PROFILE

Olivia Tjandramulia

  • Age21
  • 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

Bolt, Rodionova head AO Play-off draws
Alex Bolt (R) and Arina Rodionova are the No.1 seeds in the men's and women's AO Play-off draws (Getty Images)
9 December, 2018

The 16-player men's and women's draws for the Australian Open Play-off were finalised on Sunday, with Alex Bolt and Arina Rodionova heading the fields as the No.1 seeds.
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Biggest movers: career-high ranking for Tomljanovic
Ajla Tomljanovic; Getty Images
25 September, 2018

Almost four years after peaking at world No.47, Ajla Tomljanovic has improved on that mark with her latest move in the WTA rankings.
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Biggest movers: Sharma continues rapid rise
Astra Sharma; Getty Images
31 July, 2018

Astra Sharma is knocking on the door of the world's top 250 after another big jump in the latest WTA rankings. Meanwhile, Matt Ebden returns to the ATP top 50.
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Biggest movers: Millman cracks top 60
John Millman; Getty Images
15 May, 2018

A second ATP Challenger title this season has propelled John Millman 12 places to a career-high ranking of No.58.
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