Belgium's #1 female tennis player
WTA #13 in singles
WTA #11 in doubles
Elise races to sixth doubles title in Wuhan
Elise Mertens and Demi Schuurs captured their biggest title as a team with a straight-sets defeat of Andrea Sestini Hlavackova and Barbora Strycova in the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open final - and clinched their spot in the WTA Finals to boot.
29 September 2018
Elise reaches 4th round at US Open
Fourth round meant final stop for Elise at the US Open, who never went past the 1st round in New York before. Title defender Sloane Stephens (WTA 3) was too strong in two sets. "This is frustrating, because I did want to do better here", acknowledged Elise after the game.
03 September 2018