PLAYER PROFILE

Sarah Rokusek

  • Age12
  • Born11 April 2006
  • Birth PlaceCampsie, NSW
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachPetr Rokusek

On court

  • Favourite surface is grass, so she can utilise her strong slice
  • 12/u singles champion at the 2018 Australian Grasscourt Championships (held in Adelaide in April)
  • 12/u singles champion at the 2018 Australian Claycourt Championships (held in Canberra in October)
  • Doubles champion at the 12/u Australian Championships in December 2018; reached the singles semifinals
  • Goal is to win a Grand Slam – preferably the Australian Open – and be ranked No.1 in the world

Off court

  • Grew up in Campsie, New South Wales
  • Introduced to the sport at age three and a half; developed her love for tennis by watching her father play from her pram
  • Admires Serena Williams and Roger Federer

Sarah Rokusek in the news

Semifinalists determined as 12/u and 16/u finals loom
Tai Sach
14 December, 2018

December Showdown 16/u and 12/u semifinals set for tomorrow.
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Top seeds through to 12/u and 16/u Championships quarterfinals
Taylah Lawless
13 December, 2018

The December Showdown continues with the 16/u and 12/u national championships, with rain forcing players to compete under the roof at the National Tennis Centre.
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December Showdown 12/u and 16/u tournaments underway
Olivia Gadecki
12 December, 2018

December Showdown week two is underway with the 16/u and 12/u national championships. Players battled through difficult conditions at Melbourne Park today.
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