Kooyong Foundation scholarship holder and Australian Open wildcard. Currently ranked as world 170 on the ATP rankings, the 23-year-old succumbed to illness in the semi-final of the Australian Open play-offs in , where he was the number one seed.
Whittington works with Kooyong mentor Glenn Busby and has worked his way from a ranking of 582 to being inside the top 200 through consistent performances in challenger events across Asia in 2016.
Personal Interests: Golf, Listening to music, Chilling with friends
Ambition in Tennis: To be number 1
Favourite Player: Roger Federer
Age: 23 (1993.08.11)
Birthplace: WILLIAMSTOWN, AUSTRALIA
Weight: 82KG (181LBS)
Height: 188CM (6'2")
Residence: WILLIAMSTOWN, AUSTRALIA
Plays: RIGHT-HANDED, TWO-HANDED BACKHAND