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Heather Watson of Great Britain  about to take a backhand

Heather Watson

GB RANKING2

WORLD RANKING103

CAREER HIGH
19/01/2015 38

WTA TITLES8

ITF TITLES10

BILLIE JEAN KING CUP TIES33

Last updated: 24/05/2022

Heather Watson of Great Britain celebrates victory against Viktorija Golubic of Switzerland during the Viking Classic Birmingham at Edgbaston Priory Club on June 13, 2021

FAVOURITE

SURFACE: Hard court

SHOT: Cross-court forehand

COACH

Alex Ward

AGE30

HEIGHT170 cm

PLAYSRight-handed

BACKHANDTwo-handed

LTA SUPPORT Elite Players

TURNED PRO2010

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FAVOURITE

SURFACE:Hard court

SHOT:Cross-court forehand

COACH

Alex Ward

Get to know Heather Watson

About

Heather Watson has been in and around the WTA top 50 for many years. A Fed Cup stalwart, Watson has also represented Team GB at the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games. Heather Watson is also a Wimbledon mixed doubles champion, having won the title in 2016

As a Top 100 singles/Top 32 doubles player, Heather Watson receives LTA Elite Support

QUICK-FIRE FACTS

  • Place of birth: Guernsey
  • Lives: London
  • Trains: Bolletieri Academy, Florida
  • Likes: Fashion, shopping, meeting up with family and friends for a good walk along the beach.
  • Family: Mum is Michelle, dad is Ian, brother is Adam and sisters are Stephanie

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