Coached by Craig Tyzzer ... Father is Robert, mother is Josie; sisters are Ali and Sara ... Started playing at age 5 when parents introduced her to the sport ... After 2014 US Open took break from tennis that lasted almost two years; returned in 2016, having enjoyed a successful stint at the Brisbane Heat cricket team in Women’s Big Bash League ... Also enjoys reading, playing video games and fishing.
Winner (6): 2019 - Miami, Roland Garros, Birmingham; 2018 - Nottingham, Zhuhai; 2017 - Kuala Lumpur.
Finalist (4): 2019 - Sydney; 2018 - Sydney; 2017 - Birmingham, Wuhan.
Winner (10): 2019 - Rome (w/Azarenka); 2018 - Miami, US Open (both w/Vandeweghe), Rome, Montréal (both w/Schuurs); 2017 - Birmingham, Strasbourg, Kuala Lumpur (all w/Dellacqua); 2014 - Strasbourg (w/Dellacqua); 2013 - Birmingham (w/Dellacqua).
Finalist (7): 2017 - Roland Garros, Eastbourne, New haven (all w/Dellacqua); 2014 - Birmingham (w/Dellacqua); 2013 - Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open (all w/Dellacqua).
Australian Fed Cup Team, 2013-14, 2017-19.
2018 - Second Top 20 season in 2017 (finishing at No.15); clinched second and third WTA singles titles at Nottingham (d. Konta in final) and Zhuhai (d. Q.Wang in final); runner-up at Sydney (l. to Kerber); SF at Strasbourg (l. to Pavlyuchenkova), Montréal (l. to Halep) and Wuhan (l. to Sabalenka); QF at Eastbourne (l. to Wozniacki); reached 4r twice (incl. US Open), 3r four times (incl. Australian Open and Wimbledon) and 2r five times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r on two occasions; won four doubles titles at Rome, Montréal (both w/Schuurs) and Miami, US Open (both w/Vandeweghe); qualified for WTA Finals in doubles (w/Vandeweghe, lost in SF); reached a career-high doubles ranking of No.5 on May 21, 2018; won four WTA doubles titles.
2017 - First Top 20 season in 2017 (finishing at career-high No.17); clinched career first WTA singles title at Kuala Lumpur (as qualifier, d. Hibino in F); reached two additional finals at Birmingham and Wuhan; made Top 20 debut and became Australia’s No.1 on October 23, 2017; SF at Zhuhai (l. Vandeweghe); QF at Strasbourg and Nottingham; 3r four times (incl. Australian Open and US Open); won three doubles titles at Birmingham, Strasbourg and Kuala Lumpur (all w/Dellacqua); qualified for first WTA Finals in doubles in 2017 (w/Dellacqua); reached a career-high doubles ranking of No.11 on October 30, 2017.
2016 - QF at Nottingham (l. to Ka.Pliskova); fell in qualifying at Wimbledon; reached QF at WTA 125K Series Taipei and SF once on ITF Circuit.
2014 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r five times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and US Open) and in qualifying three times (incl. Wimbledon); won one WTA doubles title; announced after US Open would be taking indefinite break from tennis.
2013 - QF at Kuala Lumpur; reached 2r twice (Roland Garros, US Open); fell 1r twice (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying four times (incl. Wimbledon); won one WTA doubles title; also reached three Grand Slam doubles finals w/Dellacqua (Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open); won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Fell 1r four times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon) and in qualifying once; won four singles titles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Played first WTA qualifying at US Open (as WC).
2010 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Australia.
* For purposes of the player profile, individual player stats are cumulative for the calendar year and not calculated using a minimum match requirement.