PLAYER PROFILE

Omar Jasika

  • Age25
  • Born18 May 1997
  • Birth PlaceMelbourne, Victoria
  • LivesMelbourne, Victoria
  • PlaysLeft-handed
  • CoachLiam Smith
FOLLOW
“A good day for my Dad and Mum, so they’re pretty happy about their boys winning.”

— Omar Jasika, 19 Dec 2016

» Memorable weekend for Jasikas in Melbourne

On court

  • Began playing tennis at age six
  • In 2013, enjoyed the opportunity to train with Serbian top 10 star Janko Tipsarevic as part of a Tecnifibre sponsorship program
  • Cracked the top 900 at just 16 years of age after reaching the Glen Iris Men’s International Pro Tour semifinals
  • Became the first player in 28 years to win both the boys’s singles and doubles events at the US Open in 2014
  • Received an Australian Open 2017 wildcard after winning the AO Play-off in December 2016
  • Won his first ATP Challenger-level title in Burnie, Tasmania in February 2017

Year-end ranking history

2017 277
2016 369
2015 308
2014 557
2013 1051
2012 1239

Titles/Finals

Titles

2017 Burnie Challenger

2015 Korea F2 ITF, Canada F4 ITF

Finals

2015 Adelaide F1 ITF

2014 Cairns F7 ITF

Omar Jasika in the news

Ranking movers: Jason Kubler returns to world’s top 100
Jason Kubler. Picture: Getty Images
14 June, 2022

Jason Kubler is back inside the world's top 100 for the first time since 2018 in the latest ATP Tour singles rankings.
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Social round-up: Aussie stars celebrating title-winning runs
Jason Kubler and Jaimee Fourlis celebrate title-winning runs.
9 June, 2022

What have Australia's top-ranked players been up to? We've collated tweets and posts from this week to keep fans up to date ...
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Ranking movers: Aussies on the rise after Roland Garros
Jason Kubler in action at Roland Garros. Picture: Getty Images
6 June, 2022

Jason Kubler is among several Australians enjoying significant ranking rises following Roland Garros.
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Ranking movers: De Minaur returns to world’s top 20
Alex de Minaur. Picture: Getty Images
23 May, 2022

Australia's Alex de Minaur is back inside the world's top 20 in the latest ATP singles rankings.
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