Elise Mertens is a Belgian professional tennis player who is the current world No. 1 in doubles. A top 15 player in both singles and doubles, she achieved her career-high singles ranking of world No. 12 on 26 November 2018. It was on May 10, 2021 when she first ascended to the top spot in the world rankings for women’s doubles.
Mertens has won six singles titles and 15 doubles titles on the WTA Tour. She has also won three Grand Slam titles in women’s doubles competition, including the 2019 US Open, the 2021 Australian Open, and the 2021 Wimbledon Championships. These victories came in partnership with Aryna Sabalenka, Hsieh Su-wei, and Wimbledon.
In addition, she holds the ITF Circuit singles title 11 times and the doubles title 13 times. Mertens has had a lot of success in singles, despite the fact that the majority of her accomplishments have been in doubles, including completing the Sunshine Double by claiming the doubles titles at Indian Wells and Miami in 2019.
As a result of this, she advanced to the semifinals of the Australian Open in 2018 and the quarterfinals of the US Open in both 2019 and 2020.
Is Elise Mertens Married To Robbe Ceyssens?
Elise Mertens does not have a husband. Robert Ceyssens is her current boyfriend. At the Kim Clijsters Academy, where Elise was training and Robbe was instructing, they first met in 2015. Robbe is credited by Elise with her tennis achievements.
On April 6, 1993, Robbe Ceyssens was born in Belgium. Former tennis prodigy, the Belgian, is one and a half years Elise’s senior.
However, he had only a few victories as a junior, and his career was cut short. He finally rose to the position of assistant coach at the Kim Clijsters Academy in the Netherlands.