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Laura Robson

Tennis Player
Female
Born Jan 21, 1994
Age 22
Hometown Grant, Bourke, Mo...
Height 5' 0'' (1.5m)
Weight 67132.80000000000...

Laura Robson is a British tennis player, and is the no. 1 ranked female player in Britain. She debuted on the International Tennis Federation (ITF) junior tour in 2007, and a year later won the Wimbledon Junior Girls' Championship at the age of 14. As a junior, she also twice reached the final of the girls' singles tournament at the Australian Open, in 2009 and 2010. She won her first professional tournament in November 2008.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1994 Birth Robson was born on 21 January 1994 in Melbourne, Australia, the third child of Australian parents Andrew, an oil executive with Royal Dutch Shell, and Kathy Robson, a sports coach and former professional basketball player. … Read More
2002 8 Years Old She faced former World No. 5 and 2002 Wimbledon quarterfinalist Daniela Hantuchová in the first round but lost despite being a break up in the second set. … Read More

TEENAGE

…  She debuted on the International Tennis Federation (ITF) junior tour in 2007, and a year later won the Wimbledon Junior Girls' Championship at the age of 14. … Read More
In the first half of 2008, Robson reached the finals of three tournaments, but was also eliminated before the third round in three straight tournaments. … Read More
After recovering from her injury, Robson entered the 2009 Australian Open junior tournament, where she was seeded fifth. … Read More
2010 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Robson began 2010 playing with Andy Murray in the Hopman Cup, as part of Great Britain's first team in the tournament since 1992. … Read More
For 2011 Robson hired a new coach, Frenchman Patrick Mouratoglou, and moved her working base to Paris.
Robson came through three rounds of qualifying at the 2012 Australian Open, beating Melanie Oudin, Anna Floris and Olga Savchuk to advance to the main draw for the first time. … Read More
…  She followed this with her first victory at the 2013 Australian Open with a convincing straight sets victory over Melanie Oudin. … Read More

TWENTIES

2014 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Robson started her 2014 season at the Hobart International, where she had to retire in her first round match against Yanina Wickmayer due to a left wrist injury. … Read More
Robson did not enter the Australian Open in 2015 and subsequently left the WTA rankings, having not competed for 12 months. … Read More
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