Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia
Sally Peers is an exciting new talent from Melbourne, Victoria. At the age of 16, Peers has already won 2 ITF Junior Girls Singles Titles, 5 ITF Junior Girls Doubles Titles, represented Australia in the 2005 World Junior Tennis Competition, 2005 Maureen Connolly Brinker Cup and, of course, the victorious 2007 Junior Fed Cup event.
Throughout this season, Sally has also reached the singles final at the Air Pacific Oceania Closed (beating Tyra Calderwood, 6-1, 6-2 in the semi finals) and the quarter finals of a Grade 1 ITF Junior tournament in Malaysia (where she beat top 20 junior, Kai-Chen Chang). She also qualified for Junior Wimbledon and has a WTA Ranking.
Plays: Right Handed (double handed backhand)
Favourite Surfaces: Hard and Grass
Age Started Tennis: 6
Current WTA Ranking: 1242 (Mon Oct 1, 2007)
Career High WTA Ranking: 1242 (Mon Oct 1, 2007)
Current ITF Junior Ranking: 76 (Mon Oct 1, 2007)
Career High ITF Junior Ranking: 76 (Mon Oct 1, 2007)