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Eden Silva of Great Britain in action playing forehand shot

Eden Silva

GB RANKING12

WORLD RANKING349

CAREER HIGH
16/05/2022 359

ITF TITLES10

Last updated: 24/05/2022

Eden Silva of Great Britain serves

FAVOURITE

SURFACE: Hard

SHOT: Backhand

COACH

Roger Silva

AGE26

HEIGHT178 cm

PLAYSRight-handed

BACKHANDTwo-handed

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FAVOURITE

SURFACE:Hard

SHOT:Backhand

COACH

Roger Silva

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About

Eden Silva is an accomplished singles and doubles player who began playing tennis at the age of six at a club five minutes’ walk from her house in Essex. She made her Wimbledon debut in the 2012 Juniors competition, and enjoyed a run to the mixed doubles quarter-finals with Evan Hoyt in 2019. She also broke into the top 500 WTA singles rankings in 2019. Her father is her coach, and her brother is a black belt kick boxer.

QUICK-FIRE FACTS

  • Place of birth: Gant's Hill, Essex
  • Lives: Gant's Hill, Essex
  • Trains: Redbridge Sports Centre
  • Family: Father Roger is her coach, mother Elena, brother Kyle is a kick boxer and one belt away from a black belt
  • Likes: Spending time with friends and family, relaxing and eating out. Big football and follows Tottenham Hotspur. Went to watch them a few times at Wembley and is looking forward to going to their new stadium for the first time next season. She recently signed with a modelling agency after being scouted through Instagram

TENNIS BEGINNINGS

Started playing aged 6 at Cranbrook Castle tennis club

Tennis Career

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