Ash Barty was the second Australian tennis player to be ranked No. 1 in the world in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA), holding the ranking for 121 weeks overall. She was also a top-10 player in doubles, having achieved a career-high ranking of No. 5 in the world. Barty is a three-time Grand Slam singles champion, and the last Australian to win a Grand Slam title, winning at the 2022 Australian Open. She is also a major doubles champion, having won the 2018 US Open with CoCo Vandeweghe. Barty won 15 singles titles and 12 doubles titles on the WTA Tour.
The tennis ball has been personally signed by Ash Barty and comes professionally framed with an image of Ash in action. The item also comes with a certificate of authenticity from Icons of Sport.