Parents, both tennis coaches, introduced her to the game; grew up with two tennis courts at home, one grass and one hard...Favorite surface is grass; best weapon is backhand...Coached by father, Mauri Guse; mother, Marlene, coaches tennis part-time; brothers are Wayne, a tennis coach, and Scott, an accountant for KPMG...Graduated from high school in December 1989...Favorite color is aqua; favorite movie is Man from Snowy River; favorite musician is Michael Jackson...Likes to visit London, where she stays with friends and it is just like home...Admires Martina Navratilova for her records and achievements...Enjoys being a professional tennis player for the challenge and to see the world, but dislikes planes and the long trips from Australia...Favorite tournament is Wimbledon, simply because it's Wimbledon.
• Has earned 35 ITF doubles titles through end of 2000 season• In juniors, was member of winning World Youth Cup team in 1988
SINGLESWinner (0 WTA Tour): 1999 - ITF/Bendigo-AUS, ITF/Wodonga-AUS, ITF/Warrnambool-AUS, ITF/Ibaraki-JPN; 1997 - ITF/Noda-JPN, ITF/Gifu-JPN, ITF/Taipei-TPE.Quarterfinalist (2): 1998 - Birmingham; 1995 - Nagoya.DOUBLESWinner (5): 1997 - Jakarta (w/Radford), Cardiff (w/Graham), Surabaya (w/Hiraki); 1996 - Surabaya (w/Fusai); 1995 - Nagoya (w/Radford).Finalist (4): 1999 - Tokyo [Japan Open] (w/Barclay); 1997 - Tokyo [Japan Open] (w/Morariu); 1996 - Hobart (w/Park); 1995 - Bournemouth (w/Hy-Boulais).Semifinalist (3): 1999 - Birmingham (w/Barclay); 1996 - Jakarta (w/Radford), Cardiff (w/Hy-Boulais).MIXED DOUBLESQuarterfinalist (2): 1998 - Australian Open (w/Kratzmann), Wimbledon (w/Arthurs).ADDITIONALAustralian Fed Cup Team 1997-98.
1995 - Won first WTA Tour doubles title at Nagoya1996 - Won second WTA Tour doubles title at Surabaya1997 - Stunned No. 13 seed Po in 1r of Wimbledon with a 36 75 62 victory, her best win to date; won first pro singles title of career at ITF/Noda-JPN; won two more ITF titles during year; reached back-to-back doubles finals at Tokyo [Japan Open] and Jakarta, upsetting top seeds in SF at Jakarta1998 - Reached QF in both women's and mixed doubles at Australian Open and Wimbledon; playing on favorite surface, grass, and ranked No. 81, reached second career QF at Birmingham with an upset of world No. 18 Raymond in 2r; as a qualifier, won 1r at Eastbourne1999 - Was doubles finalist at Tokyo [Japan Open] for second time in three years; captured four ITF singles titles
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