Shannon Nettle

  • Age38
  • Born10 June 1978
  • Birth PlaceNaracoorte, South Australia
  • Playing StatusRetired

Nettle began coaching several of Australia’s leading players in 2007, namely Peter Luczak, following a professional career that yielded two Futures singles titles and four doubles, including the Caloundra Challenger in 2005 partnering Luczak.

He was ranked a career-high No.339 in October 2004, and in doubles climbed to No.369 in September 2006.

Nettle was raised on his family’s vineyard in Cobdogla, South Australia. Nettle is an AIS Pro Tour Program coach.

He currently coaches Casey Dellacqua, and helped guide the West Australian to the WTA top 30 in August 2014.

Shannon Nettle in the news

Dellacqua reflects on career-best year ahead of Open
Casey Dellacqua; Getty Images
22 August, 2014

Casey Dellacqua chats exclusively with ahead of the US Open where, at No.29, she will be seeded for the first time in her singles career at a Grand Slam event.
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Wimbledon wins for Dellacqua, Gajdosova
Jarmila Gajdosova plays a forehand en route to victory over Swiss Stefanie Voegele in the first round at Wimbledon; Getty Images
24 June, 2014

Australian women Casey Dellacqua and Jarmila Gajdosova have both enjoyed first round wins at Wimbledon.
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Sky’s the limit for late bloomer Dellacqua
Casey Dellacqua in action during the WTA AEGON Classic in Birmingham, England; Getty Images
23 June, 2014

Casey Dellacqua is content in knowing she's finally beginning to fulfil the potential once threatened by injuries, and is learning from her experience.
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Seven tips to help you win on clay
Sam Stosur, Roland Garros 2012, Paris. GETTY IMAGES
21 May, 2013

Winning on clay requires a strong body and even stronger mind. Fed Cup Squad Coach Shannon Nettle lists his top seven tips to help you triumph on the dirt.
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