Matthew Ebden is an Australian professional tennis player. He has a career-high singles ranking of world No. 39, achieved on 22 October 2018, and a doubles ranking of No. 24 achieved on 31 January 2022. Ebden has won four ATP doubles titles.
He primarily competed on the challenger tour and made it all the way to the final of the Japan Indoor Tennis Championships, where he was defeated by Yichi Sugita 4–6, 6–4, 6–1 in the finals.
At Roland Garros and Wimbledon, he qualified for the quarterfinals but was knocked out in the first round by Yuri Schukin and the qualifying round by Taylor Dent, falling to them with the scores of 4—6, 4—6, 3—6, respectively.
Nicolas Mahut defeated him 3–6, 2–6 in the first round of qualifying at the US Open, and he was eliminated. Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, Patrick Ogier, and Joshua Goodall were all defeated by Ebden in the quarterfinals, however, he fell to number one seed Somdev Devvarman in the semis.
In the third-place play-off, Edben defeated fellow Australian and second seed Peter Luczak in straight sets, 6–3, 6–3.
Ebden defeated Daniel Evans 6–2, 3–6, 6–3 in the finals of the Great Britain F16 Futures, earning his sixth victory of the season. The Australian Open Playoffs offered Ebden a shot at qualifying for the 2011 Australian Open main tournament.
Four-seed Ebden won the match. Benjamin Mitchell and Samuel Groth were defeated by him. As a result, Ebden is now in the tournament’s final four. He was defeated 6–2, 1–6, 6–7 in the semifinals by Peter Luczak.
Matthew Ebden Coach: Who is Matthew Ebden’s Coach Liam Smith?
Australian professional tennis player, Matthew Ebden’s coach is Liam Smith. Ebden, a tennis student of Ebden’s, qualified for the Australian Open in January 2007.
He beat British opponent Richard Bloomfield 6–3, 5–7, 8–6 in the first round of qualifying. The Serbian Ilija Bozoljac beat him in the next round, 2–6, 4–6. Ebden made his Futures debut in the USA F21 event in August 2007.