Ash Barty
Ash Barty

Ash Barty

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Ash Barty is an Australian professional tennis player and cricketer. Ash Barty was ranked No.1 by the Women ‘s Tennis Association and became the second Australian to achieve that height. She is also famous for versatility that, in 2014 she took a break from tennis and took part in women Big Bash league.

Early life

Ash Barty is an Australian professional player and cricketer (23 years) who was born in Ipswich, Queensland, Australia on April 24, 1996. Her full name is Ashleigh Barty. Her father’s name is Robert Barty (Government officer) and her mother’s name is Josie Barty (radiographer). She has two siblings sisters. They are Sara and Ali Barty. She follows the Christian religion and Her Zodiac sign is Taurus. She belongs to Indigenous Australian Ethnicity.

She graduates from Woodcrest state college.

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Caption: Ash Barty with her parents
(Sources: Eurosport)

Personal Life

Ashleigh is not married yet but engaged to her boyfriend Garry Kissick. In 2014 she took a break from tennis and played women Big Bash cricket league. She made a home near her parent’s house and pursue her hobby like fishing.

There are no rumors surrounding her. She likes to keep her life low and there is no controversy. She likes to be far from the rumors and controversy and rather focuses on her career.

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Caption: Ash Barty posing for a selfie with her fiance (Source: Instagram)

Professional Life, Career

As of the Barty Junior’s career, he starts playing career on the ITF Junior Circuit in 2009 at age of 13 while she was in Grade 4. Her first game of junior Grand Slam event in 2011 in Australia Open where she lost to Lauren Davies. Then in the 2011 French Open, she won the grand slam title at Wimbledon at age of 15.

Australian Open

As of her senior career in a single the Australian Open from 2012 to 2014, she only reached the first round. Then after her two-season break another two years from 2017 to 2018 she reached the third round and her 2019 season was better and reached the quarter-final in Australia Open. In doubles in 2012, she could only reach the first round where she partnered with Casey Dellacqua where she reached the final where she lost to Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci. The year 2014 was not good for her where they were out in the second round. In 2017  they reached the quarterfinals, then in 2018 and 2019 they reached the second round.

French Open

In French Open single in 2012, 2014 and 2017 she was knocked out of the first round. Then in 2013 and 2018, she reached the second round and then in 2019 she won the French Open for the first time in her international career beating Marketa Vondrousova. Then in double with Casey Dellacqua in 2013 and 2018, she only reached the first round. Then in 2014, she reached the quarterfinal. After returning from the break-in 2018 she along with Casey she reached the final and lost to Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova. Then in 2019, she reached the third round.

Wimbledon

In the single Wimbledon in the year 2012 and 2017, Barty reached the first round. Then in 2014, she reached the first qualifier and the next year she reached the third qualifier and in 2016 she reached the second qualifier. However, in 2018 and 2019 was also not successful in Wimbledon while she could only progress to the third round and fourth round. But her doubles with Dellacqua was quite impressive where she reached the final in her debut Wimbledon double. The next year in 2014 as well as 2017 they were knocked out of quarter-final. After the break-in 2016, she could only progress to the first round. However, her 2019 Wimbledon was also not well where she progresses up to the third round.

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Caption: Ash Barty playing tennis
(Sources: ABC)

 

US Open

However, Barty Us Open a single record impressive. Her highest result came in 2011 her debut year where she knocked out of first qualifier. Where in 2013 and 2014 she could only progress up to second and first round. Then in 2017, she progresses to the third round. And in 2018 and 2019 they reached the fourth round. Barty doubles within her debut Us Open they reached the final but the next year was disappointed that she progresses up to the first round. Then in 2017, she progresses to the second round. Then her successful year came in 2018 where she went to win the US Open double with CoCo Vandeweghe which was also her first doubles. Then the next year she lost the final of the US Open.

Awards, and Nominations

Barty has won many awards throughout her career. She was Tennis Female Junior Athlete of the Year in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. In the year 2017 and 2018, she won the Newcombe Medal. Sport Australia Hall of Fame awards her The Don Awards in 2019. In 2019 she won other awards as Australian Women’s Health Sport awarded her Sport women of the Year and Moment of the Year, then in International Tennis Federation awarded her ITF Fed Cup Heart Award. Then the National Dreamtime Awards award her the Female Sportsperson in 2017 and 2018.

She has won the Grand Slam tournament finals French Open in 2019. Another Grand Slam tournament award that she won was doubles US Open in 2018 with CoCo Vandeweghe.

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Caption: Ash Barty after winning French Open
(Sources: The Canberra Times)

Net Worth and Salary

Beautiful athletic has earned name, fame, and wealth across her career. She has estimated Net Worth is $5 million. Her net worth is influenced by being a professional tennis player. Then again in 2018 and 2019, she won the French Open single and the US Open in 2018 Doubles where she also won the richest tennis prize.

Body Measurement and Social Media

Ash Barty has a well-maintained athletics body. Barty has a height of 5 ft 5 inches (1.66m) and a weight of 62 kg (137lbs) and has a light brown eye as well as light brown hair color. She has a body measurement of 36-28-38.

Barty is active in social media. Her Facebook account Ash Barty has the 22k followers and her Twitter account Ash Barty Fans @AshBartyFans has 248 followers. On Instagram, she goes by handles @ashbarty with 219k followers.