Elie found his passion for tennis at age 11 after a school PE lesson and has been playing ever since. A natural talent, was a rising star in Belgium as the Belgian U16 champion and top European junior. He joined ATP tournaments at age 17, also playing the Davis Cup and Arabic Championship, and facing opponents including Rafael Nadal and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga in his career. Having coached for fun since age 15, Elie is now a full-time tennis professional certified by the Belgian Tennis Federation.
Aside from tennis, Elie enjoys football, cinema and card games.
Languages: English, Arabic, French, Spanish, Dutch
Location: Zayed Sports City
Ask About: His favourite food, spaghetti bolognese