BIRTH DATE : 14/06/1989
COUNTRY : Australia
STARTING YEAR WITH TECNIFIBRE : 2011
RACKET PLAYED : T-Fight 320
BEST SHOT : Backhand
FAVORITE PLAYER TO WATCH : Any Tecnifibre Player
FAVORITE TOURNAMENT : Brisbane International
BEST DOUBLE PARTNER : Marinko Matosevic
BEST WIN / BEST MEMORY : Probably my best win was against Tommy Robredo in Sydney but best memory was night match against Andy Murray in Brisbane.
WORST LOSS / ASHAMED OF … : Getting trounced back in qualifying of the French Open in 2010 against Jesse Witten.
EXCEPT YOUR RACKET, WHAT’S ALWAYS IN YOUR BAG ? My tecnifibre hat.
YOUR POWER SONG IN YOUR IPOD BEFORE ENTERING THE COURT ? Anything from the Killers
ANY SPECIAL RITUAL BEFORE ENTERING THE COURT ? Not really. Just focus my energy.
BEST SYNONYMOUS FOR TENNIS : Competitive, Challenging, Battle
NOTHING IS BETTER THAN : Winning
I COULD NOT PLAY TENNIS WITHOUT : My Tecnifibre 320
FAVORITE FOOD : Thai
FAVORITE CITATION / QUOTATION : “I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.”
MAIN OBJECTIVE IN LIFE : To look back and know I gave it my all.
IF YOU COULD TURN PRO IN ANOTHER SPORT, WHICH WOULD IT BE AND WHY ? Football. I really love Liverpool and love following them at home and on the road.
IF SOMEONE WALKED INTO YOUR ROOM RIGHT NOW, WHAT WOULD HE NOTICE FIRST ? My Tecnifibre tennis bag.
YOU’RE ON A DATE AND TRYING TO IMPRESS, WHERE DO WE GO ? The Bun Mobile at Kangaroo Point in Brisbane!
YOU’VE GOT 2 WEEKS AND A PRIVATE JET, WHERE DO WE GO ? If there was a game at Liverpool then it would be to Anfield via the beautiful east coast of Queensland.
TOP 3 REASONS TO WAKE-UP EVERY MORNING ?
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET READY IN THE MORNING ? 15 minutes.
HOW DO YOU RELAX ? Breathe, think about what I’m doing and think about all the support I have behind me.
IN A MOVIE ABOUT YOUR LIFE, WHICH ACTOR / ACTRESS COULD PLAY YOU ?
James McAvoy, Benedict Cumberbatch or Michael Fassbender