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Kim's Bio

Kim Clijsters is Belgian and was born June 8th, 1983.Her father is Leo "Lei" Clijsters, a former Belgian soccer star, her mother Els is also a former athlete, and her 14 year old sister Elke is an excellent junior tennis player. Kim has won several Junior titles, including 2 Slams in Doubles. She has also won at least 2 singles and 3 doubles titles at the ITF Challenger/Satellite level. Her crowning achievements thus far have been winning the WTA Tier III Seat Open in Luxembourg and Winning the Tier IVb ANZ International in Australia . Kim must have a very happy life, with her still attending school while achieving this success, and having no tennis expectations forced on her by parents, as is common with many prodigies. Good luck to Kim in the future.