Alicia Barnett is a professional tennis player who is best known for her doubles career. She first broke into the Top 100 of the world doubles ranking in June 2022. One of the best Grand Slam finishes in her career was when she made it to the quarterfinals of Wimbledon 2022 mixed doubles. In the same tournament, she also made it to the second round of the women’s doubles event. Barnett has a total of 13 ITF doubles titles.

Player Profile

Barnett was born on October 18, 1993, in Gloucester, England. The right-handed player has a two-handed backhand and she started playing tennis when she was just 7 years old. She debuted on the ITF Circuit when she was between 16 and 17 years old.

Born Oct 18, 1993
Nationality United Kingdom United Kingdom

As a sixteen-year-old, she became a part of Team Bath Tennis High-International Performances Academy. She then went on to study in the United States, graduating from Illinois’ Northwestern University in 2017.

Career

She is considered a doubles specialist and in 2022, she made her WTA debut at the 2022 Lyon Open. She and her playing partner Olivia Nicholls went on to the finals.

In 2022, she made waves at Wimbledon. She made it to the second round of the Women’s doubles but one of her best wins was against the pairing of Venus Williams and Jamie Murray at the mixed doubles event. She and fellow Brit Jonny O’Mara took down the two top players in an exciting tiebreaker. She and O’Mara will move to play in the quarterfinals.

Her 2022 achievements helped her break into the Top 100 of the doubles ranking on June 6, 2022. As of June 27, 2022, she is ranked No.107.

Career Record

Singles

  • Highest Singles Ranking: 453 (May13, 2019)
  • Current Singles Ranking: 592 (July4, 2022)

Doubles

Career Titles - 13 ITF

  • Highest Doubles Ranking: 100 (June6, 2022)
  • Current Doubles Ranking: 107 (June27, 2022)

Best Grand Slam Doubles Performances

  • Wimbledon - 2R (2022)

Grand Slam Mixed Doubles Performances

  • Wimbledon QF (2022)

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