Matthew Ebden is not just a name, it is a famous and popular figure which everyone loves to see. Through the glimpse into the life of Matthew Ebden, I personally feel motivated. Matthew Ebden is a famous South African tennis player. He is one of the best players in tennis history. He was born in Durban, in a rural city of South Africa. This popular sportsman was born on 26 November 1987. Though he is just 34 years old, he is the winner of many titles as well as many cups.

Quick Info
Full NameMatthew Ebden
Date Of Birth26 November 1987
Birth PlaceDurban, South Africa
FatherCharles Ebden
MotherAnn Ebden
Zodiac SignSagittarius
SpouseKim Doig(married : 16th November 2012)
ProfessionTennis player
Age33 years
Height6 ft 2 in
EthnicitySouth African-born Australian
Body MeasurementN/A
Hair ColorLight Brown
Net Worth$3 million

What is Matthew Ebden famous for?

This popular tennis player is famous for his tennis career and his record. Matthew Ebden is famous for his performance in various cups such as Australian open, french open, Wimbledon, is open, and many more. He is also famous for his strategies. No one can stand his drop shot as he is best known for it. This famous tennis player was trained by Liam Smith, one of the best tennis coaches in the world. He is popularly known for his win against the famous American tennis player, Mardy Fish in 2012.


Matthew Ebden
Matthew Ebden image source tennis Australia


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Matthew Ebden has won many awards and is nominated for many awards in his entire tennis career. He is mostly a Right-handed player, but he also plays a two-handed backhand. He has won the ATP world tour. He has also slammed the record of 37.4% of ATP world Tour. Throughout his entire tennis career, Matthew Ebden has won against various professional players. Some of them are  Michael Yani, Toshihide Matsui, Brydan Klein, John Millman, James Lemke, and many more. Matthew Ebden has also competed in various prestigious leagues such as Gebeve Open in Switzerland, Mexico Open in Mexico, Atlanta Open in the United States of America, Sydney International in Australia, and many more.

Physical Statistics

Matthew Ebden is a sportsman. Obviously, he has a muscular body like that of a sportsman. He is blessed with proper height and weight. His total height is 6 feet and 2 inches approximately, 188 cm. The total weight of his body is 87 kg. The birth sign and star sign of this famous player are Sagittarius. Besides tennis, he is a very charming person with a great smile.

Matthew Ebden’s distinctive features include a sharp nose, small eyes, and a pretty heavy hand. He belongs to South African nationality and ethnicity is still a mystery. He was born in the year of Rabbit and his Ruling planet is Jupiter. The color of his hair is blonde and the color of his eyes is light blue. Besides all of his physical facts, he is a good and kind-hearted person.

Matthew Ebden
Matthew Ebden image source the guardian


Career record 79–126 (38.5% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)69–88 (43.9% in ATP World Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 04
Highest ranking No. 39 (22 October 2018)
No. 57 (25 June 2012)
Current ranking No. 316 (22 February 2021)No. 78 (22 February 2021)

 How did Matthew Ebden grow up?

The name of Matthew Ebden’s dad and mom are Charles Ebden and Ann Ebden. His grandfather used to teach him to play tennis. He credits his grandfather for developing his interest in playing tennis. He is born on 26 November 1987, in a small rural area in Durban, South Africa.

Matthew Ebden used to love his grandfather more than his father. After his grandfather passed away, Matthew Ebden decided to be a professional Tennis player, which he is. Though he was born in South Africa, he spent his entire life in Australia. He is currently living with his peaceful wife along with his wife in Perth, Western Australia.


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What is the education of Matthew?

There is no solid information about his early education. Maybe after some time, we will get to know about all of his personal life. Though we know that while he was starting his tennis career, he studied Commerce, but we don’t know the name of the university. We hope that we will know everything about this professional tennis player in the future.

How did Matthew Ebden start his career?

Matthew Ebden used to play tennis since his early age. For most of his childhood, he used to play with his grandfather. He got a big break after he decided to play for a qualifying tournament for the Australian Open. He was selected for the competition after winning against Richard Bloomfield. His point for that match was 6-3. He has also won the USA F21 where he won against Michael Yani. After defeating Yani, he was slowly getting popular.

Road to Fame

He rose to fame after he won against Marinko Milosevic. After that, he won the Australian Open after defeating Michal Przysiezny. In his career, Matthew Ebden has faced many tough competitors including Tatsuma Ito, Go Soeda, Yuichi Sugita, Denis Kudla, Jordan Thompson Calvin Hmery, Peter Polansky, and many more.

Matthew Ebden
Matthew Ebden image source Drop volley hit


Who did Matthew Ebden marry?

This famous tennis player was married to Kim Doig on 16 November 2012. His wife, Kim is a professional lawyer by profession. These cute couples are currently living their peaceful life in Perth, Western Australia. They haven’t decided to be father and mother yet. Maybe after some years, we will hear the Good News.


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Social Media

Matthew Ebden is not on Instagram. But he is officially on Facebook and Twitter. He is officially on Facebook with more than 6k followers and Twitter with more than 20.3k followers.

Net Worth

With a successful career in Tennis, his net worth is $21.3 million. He is also sponsored by various brands and endorsements.


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