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Elise Mertens

Elise Mertens
  • Residence: Hamont-Achel, Belgium
  • Date of Birth: 17 Nov 1995
  • Birthplace: Leuven, Belgium
  • Height: 1.79m
  • Weight: 67kg
  • Plays: Right-handed (Two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2013)

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Elise Mertens Biography

Turned pro in 2013...Coached by Robbe Ceyssens, trains at the Kim Clijsters Academy...Previously trained under Belgian Federation until early teens, also spent a year at the Mouratoglou Academy in Paris...Favorite surface is grass, favorite shot is the serve...Began playing tennis at age 4, introduced to game by older sister Lauren, an airline pilot with KLM...First tennis memory is watching Kim Clijsters playing live...Mother is Liliane Barbe (teaches languages and history); father is Guido Mertens (makes furniture for churches)...Was home schooled, enjoyed studying languages...Loves animals and has lots of pets at home, four dogs and a variety of birds (pheasants, peacocks, chickens, cranes)...Speaks English, Dutch/Flemish, and French...short term goal is to end season inside the Top 100, describes qualifying for her first Grand Slam main draw at the 2016 US Open as "fulfilling an important goal."
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 1 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 14
Prize Money $80,847 $329,759
W/L - Singles 14 - 3 180 - 89
W/L - Doubles 1 - 4 132 - 61
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Results

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 19-Feb-2017 // $2,365,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 310 6-1 6-3
Q-R16 Win [9] Patricia Maria Tig (ROU) 108 6-7 (3) 6-3 6-4
R64 Win Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 64 6-3 6-2
R32 Loss [4] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 6 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+90

Prize Money

$14,265
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
69 27 91
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
27-Feb-2017 (69) 18-Jul-2016 (77)
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 1 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 14
Prize Money $80,847 $329,759
W/L - Singles 14 - 3 180 - 89
W/L - Doubles 1 - 4 132 - 61

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 19 1st Serve Return Points Won 46.1%
Double Faults 23 2nd Serve Return Points Won 60.7%
1st Serve 59.6% Break Points Opportunities 52
1st Serve Points Won 67% Break Points Converted 67.3%
2nd Serve Points Won 43% Return Games Played 63
Break Points Faced 38 Return Games Won 55.6%
Break Points Saved 47.4% Return Points Won 51.5%
Service Games Played 61 Total Points Won 54.5%
Service Games Won 67.2%
Service Points Won 57.3%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
0 / 1 US OPEN 1r - - - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
1 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r - - - - - - -
1 / 1 WIMBLEDON - 2r - - - - - -

Elise Mertens Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 19-Feb-2017 // $2,365,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 310 6-1 6-3
Q-R16 Win [9] Patricia Maria Tig (ROU) 108 6-7 (3) 6-3 6-4
R64 Win Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 64 6-3 6-2
R32 Loss [4] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 6 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+90

Prize Money

$14,265

FED CUP WEEK 1

Fed Cup // ROMANIA // 11-Feb-2017 // $0 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 6M/0Q/2D // Rank: 83 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R1 Win Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) 29 3-6 7-5 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$0

ST. PETERSBURG

WTA // RUSSIA // 30-Jan-2017 // $710,900 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 85 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) 123 6-4 6-0
Q-R16 Win Tereza Martincova (CZE) 166 4-6 6-4 5-5 Default
Q-Q Win Maryna Zanevska (BEL) 126 6-2 2-6 6-4
R32 Loss Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 51 7-6 (5) 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+25

Prize Money

$6,925

HOBART

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 08-Jan-2017 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 127 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [5] Nao Hibino (JPN) 99 6-3 6-4
Q-R16 Win Dalma Galfi (HUN) 162 6-1 6-1
Q-Q Win Sachia Vickery (USA) 135 6-4 6-2
R32 Win [7] Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 45 6-1 6-2
R16 Win [L] Sachia Vickery (USA) 135 0-1 RET
Q Win [1] Kiki Bertens (NED) 22 6-2 7-5
S Win [Q] Jana Fett (CRO) 340 6-4 6-0
F Win [3] Monica Niculescu (ROU) 40 6-3 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+298

Prize Money

$43,000

BRISBANE

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 01-Jan-2017 // $890,100 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 124 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Jennifer Brady (USA) 117 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,043

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
69 27 91

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2016 US OPEN R16 40
27/06/2016 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 20
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R128 2
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 30
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2016 120 79
2015 157 134
2014 264 259
2013 577 725
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
27-Feb-2017 (69) 18-Jul-2016 (77)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
69 847

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2016 US OPEN R16 40
27/06/2016 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 20
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R128 2
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 30

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
19/02/2017 DUBAI Q 90
30/01/2017 ST. PETERSBURG S 25
01/01/2017 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
08/02/2016 ST. PETERSBURG Q - R16 13
09/02/2015 ANTWERP Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
08/01/2017 HOBART W 298
17/10/2016 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 10
10/10/2016 LINZ Q - R32 1
18/07/2016 BASTAD Q - R16 12
11/07/2016 GSTAAD Q - R32 1
13/06/2016 MALLORCA S 48
06/06/2016 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 78
04/01/2016 AUCKLAND Q - R16 10
19/10/2015 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 10
13/07/2015 BUCHAREST Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
08/06/2015 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q - R32 1
13/04/2015 BOGOTA Q - R16 12

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
11/02/2017 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

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