Jane Taylor (tennis)

Jane Taylor (born 7 November 1972) is a former professional tennis player from Australia.

Jane Taylor
Country (sports) Australia
Born (1972-11-07) 7 November 1972 (age 47)
Hunter Valley, Australia
Prize money$131,761
Highest rankingNo. 126 (7 February 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1994)
Highest rankingNo. 163 (4 December 1995)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1991, 1995)


Taylor comes from Maitland, in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales.[1] She made her grand slam debut as a 16-year old at the 1989 Australian Open and featured regularly in that event in the 1990s. Her best performance was a third round appearance at the 1994 Australian Open. Competing as a wildcard, she had wins over Caroline Vis and Christina Singer, before being eliminated in the third round by fifth seed Jana Novotna.[2] She had a career best ranking of 126 in the world.


  1. ^ "Success was Taylor-made for tennis starlet Jane". 30 January 2014. Retrieved 7 September 2018.
  2. ^ "ITF Tennis - Pro Circuit - Australian Open - 17 January - 30 January 1994". ITF. Retrieved 7 September 2018.

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