ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year nominee: Morgan

Eight lucky participants will be selected as nominees for the ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year Award in 2018.

All nominees receive an equipment pack and a VIP experience at Australian Open 2019, as well as being in the running for the major prize that includes a lesson with ANZ Tennis Hot Shots ambassador Alicia Molik.

> Find out more about the ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year competition

Meet Morgan, one of the 2018 nominees…

ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year 2018 nominee Morgan

Morgan, 9, Vic.

School: Corpus Christi School, Kingsville

Coach: Joel Trifunovic

Club: Kingsville Tennis Club

Where do you play ANZ Tennis Hot Shots and what stage do you currently play?

I play ANZ Tennis Hot Shots at Kingsville Tennis Club and am currently in the Orange Ball stage.

What do you like about playing tennis?

I like playing tennis because it is fun, especially when we get to do doubles/singles match with friends.

What is your favourite shot and why?

My favourite shot is my forehand because I can control how strong I should hit the balls.

Who do you like playing tennis with?

I like playing tennis with my ANZ Tennis Hot Shots friends Auberon, Tom, Max and my little brother Keagan.

Do you have a favourite tennis player?

If I have to choose one player that I really like, I would choose Alex De Minaur because he is fast, always try his best and never gives up.

> Enter the ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year competition

Do you have any tennis goals?

My goal and dream is to make it into the Australian Open and to win!

What is your favourite tennis memory?

When we visited the Australian Open in 2018 and got to see Milos Raonic.

How does it feel to be nominated for the ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year award?

I feel so excited and can’t believe how lucky I am!

What are you looking forward to when you visit the Australian Open in 2019?

I’m looking forward to get onto Rod Laver Arena and hopefully get the chance to play some tennis on the court.

> See who else is nominated for the 2018 ANZ Tennis Hot Shot of the Year award