Champion Threads: Ash Barty's winning outfits
Three of Ash Barty's iconic Grand Slam outfits are now part of the collection at the State Library of Queensland.
The former no.1 Tennis player has recently donated the outfits in which she won the 2019 French Open, the 2021 Wimbledon tournament, and the 2022 Australian Open. State Library is proud to have the opportunity to preserve and display these three historic outfits.
Ashleigh Barty was born in Ipswich, Queensland in 1996 and began playing tennis aged four years old. She has also teamed up with Jasmin McGaughey and Jade Goodwin to bring young readers this fun and exciting new illustrated series about school, sport, friendship and family.