Katy Dunne Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Katy Dunne Quick Info
Height5 ft 10 in
Weight64 kg
Date of BirthFebruary 16, 1995
Zodiac SignAquarius
BoyfriendUnknown

Katy Dunne has attracted a lot of attention with her performances in the ITF tournaments. She has managed to win a couple of singles and doubles tournament at a young age which has led to the hushed whispers that she might be the next big thing in the British tennis circuit. Also, she has a sports pedigree in her family with her older brother being a professional cyclist.

Born Name

Katy Dunne

Nick Name

Katy

Katy Dunne competing in the first round of Wimbledon Qualifying Tournament in June 2015
Katy Dunne competing in the first round of Wimbledon Qualifying Tournament in June 2015 (Diliff / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Born Place

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

British

Education

Katy Dunne decided to drop out of school when she was around 9 years old as she wanted to focus on her tennis career.

Occupation

Professional Tennis Player

Family

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Conor Dunne (Older Brother) (Cyclist)

Manager

Katy Dunne handles her representation work on her own.

Plays

Right Handed (Double Handed Backhand)

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 10 in or 178 cm

Weight

64 kg or 141 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Katy Dunne has rarely spoken about her private life while interacting with the media. Plus, she has largely kept her personal life to herself on the social media as well, because of which it is difficult to ascertain much about her love life and dating history.

Katy Dunne during a match in June 2018
Katy Dunne during a match in June 2018 (Roger Flory / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Honey Blonde

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Prominent Nose
  • Tall Stature

Brand Endorsements

Katy Dunne hasn’t endorsed any brand yet.

Katy Dunne as seen on June 2017
Katy Dunne as seen on June 2017 (Carine06 / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Religion

Her religious views aren’t known.

Best Known For

  • Being considered as one of the high rated female players in the British tennis circuit
  • Having done well in the ITF tournaments in Italy, Greece, Japan, and the United Kingdom

First Tennis Match

In March 2011, she made her tennis debut in the tournament held in Bath, England. She managed to progress to the round of 32, where she lost to fellow British player Nicola George.

First Film

She hasn’t been cast in any theatrical film till now.

First TV Show

Apart from the telecast of the tennis matches, Katy Dunne hasn’t appeared on any TV show till now.

Personal Trainer

Katy Dunne trains for 4 to 5 hours on the weekdays in a bid to improve her game. She usually spends about 3 hours on tennis training and drills. She also spends about an hour or two in the gym to boost her strength and power. She also focuses on exercises that would assist her in injury prevention.

Katy Dunne Favorite Things

SourceThe Riverside Journal, ITF Tennis
Katy Dunne as seen in June 2018
Katy Dunne as seen in June 2018 (Roger Flory / Instagram)

Katy Dunne Facts

  1. She started playing tennis at the age of 3. She started playing because of her brother as she started going with him to the club.
  2. Before she competed in the first round of Wimbledon Girls’ Championship, she was so nervous and anxious that she was shaking, which resulted in her defeat to Ioana Ducu.
  3. During that phase, she was putting so much pressure on herself that she was neither loving the game nor playing the way she used to play.
  4. She eventually listed the help of a counselor and focussed on sports psychology with her coach. She especially used Dr. Steve Peters’s Chimp Paradox theory to overcome her anxiety.
  5. In 2014, she made her WTA Tour main draw debut at the Aegon Classic. She had managed to negotiate the qualifying rounds but couldn’t progress beyond the first round as she had to retire because of a hip injury during the match.
  6. In 2018, she competed in the main round of the Wimbledon as a wildcard entry. However, she was demolished in straight sets by Tamira Paszek.
  7. Follow her on Twitter.

Featured Image by Diliff / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0

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