Check out this beautiful British Tennis player, her name is Laura Robson and along with Andy Murray, she is the teen princess of Brit tennis. Would you like to meet her? Keep reading to learn about her biography plus don’t forget to check out Laura Robson’s photo and videos below.
Laura is relatively young for all of the achievements she has accomplished. It is so clear that she will indeed go very far in tennis, a talent like hers does not just stay in her hometown. She might be getting titles worldwide, but let’s meet Laura, shall we?
Laura was born in Melbourne, Australia on January 21, 1994. As you can see she is just sixteen years old. She has three older siblings, who were raised by her parents Kathy (ex basketball player and sports trainer) and Andrew an executive at Royal Dutch Shell. When Laura was just a baby they moved to Singapore and eventually to England.
Laura’s 1st big win was at the 2008 Wimbledon Championships where she won against Noppawan Lertcheewakarn from Thailand. Pictures of the young star were all over the news. In the 2009 U.S Open (junior) she was defeated in the second round by Sandra Zaniewska from Poland 6-7, 6-1, 3-6. She got in the second round at the 2009 French Open and in the quarterfinals at the 2009 Australian Open and once again this year. she played doubles with Andy Murray
Interesting Facts about Laura Robson.
At age seven she started her tennis training.
Three year later she signed with Adidas and Wilson Sporting Goods.
Her 1st coach was Carl Maes who recently left the LTA.
Her second and current coach is Martin Bok who is a former Dutch tennis player and who has also coached Patty Schnyder and Natalie Dechy.
She is currently ranking 254 and number 6 in England.
She was the youngest tennis player at the 2008 Wimbledon Championships (Girls Singles).
With just sixteen years old this British tennis player is doing pretty good, we will keep her under our watch. Take a look at Laura Robson’s photos and video below.
Laura Robson Video.