Elise Mertens is a professional Belgian tennis player who is best known for her outstanding performance at the WTA Tour and the ITF Circuit. Besides that, she also contributed to the win of a Grand Slam doubles title at the 2019 US Open. She also has a huge fan base with more than 50k followers on Twitter and more than 100k followers on Instagram.
Elise is represented by Pine Agency.
Boyfriend / Spouse
Elise has dated –
- Robbe Ceyssens – Elise is dating tennis player turned coach Robbe Ceyssens. She has also credited him for her starlight performance in 2019.
- Oval face shape
- Thin eyebrows
- Snub nose
- Thin upper lip
Through her social media, she has either endorsed or promoted various brands such as –
- Van Lanschot Private Banking
- Etixx Sports Nutrition
Elise Mertens Favorite Things
- Surface – Hardcourt, Grass
- Shot – Serve
Source – EliseMerten.be
Elise Mertens Facts
- She was brought up in Leuven and is the second daughter born to her parents Liliane and Guido.
- Elise had a knack for learning to speak in various languages ever-since her younger days. She can now talk in Dutch/Flemish, English, and French.
- It was her older sister Lauran, an airline pilot who introduced Elise to tennis when she was just 4 years old.
- Elise looked up to former tennis player Justine Henin and professional tennis player Kim Clijsters.
- She started training at the Kim Clijsters Academy in 2015. She was 20 years old at the time.
- Her father would make furniture for churches, whereas her mother was a teacher.
- Elise and Belarusian professional tennis player took home the Grand Slam Women’s Doubles tennis title after defeating Australian tennis player and Belarusian tennis player at the 2019 US Open.
- She is often mistaken as a relative of international footballer or fellow tennis player Yannick Mertens. However, she shares no relation with them.
- Elise is a huge animal lover and has 4 dogs and a variety of birds. Besides that, she also spends part of her free time, promoting the cause of adopting animals and also visits various animal welfare organizations.
- She turned pro in the year 2013.
- Elise’s playing style is said to be that of the baseline.
- She is a perfectionist.
- Elise is very close to her mother and father. Besides that, she feels happiest when she’s at home.
Featured Image By David Iliff / / CC BY-SA 3.0
Facts of Elise Mertens
- Gender Female
- full nameElise Mertens
- birthplaceLeuven, Belgium
- Date of Birth November 17, 1995
- Age 26 years 0 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 7
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- net worth$1 Million – $5 Million
- professionProfessional Tennis Player
- weight65 kg or 143.5 lbs
- height5 ft 10½ in 179 cm
- hair colorBlonde
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildAthletic
- motherLiliane Barbe
- fatherGuido Mertens
- sistersLauren Mertens