Selima Sfar Bio

  • Currently without a coach
  • Left Tunis at age 13 to live and train with Nathalie Tauziat in Biarritz, France
  • Is a serve-and-volleyer who prefers indoor hardcourts; favorite shots are serve, backhand
  • Father, Moncef, is a physician; mother, Zeineb, is a dermatologist; older sister is Sonia and younger brother is Hassen
  • Likes working out, body-boarding
  • Favorite place to be is Biarritz because of the ocean and Pyrenees mountains
  • Most memorable experience was qualifying for US Open in 2000
  • Has several superstitions, one of which is to never put the volume on an odd number
  • Describes herself as honest, stubborn, sensitive
  • Admires her grandfather her all his great commitments
  • Loves being a pro athlete and loves tennis
  • Favorite tournament is US Open.
Biographical information from WTA. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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