PLAYER PROFILE

Dane Sweeny

  • Age16
  • Born12 February 2001
  • LivesQueensland, Australia
  • PlaysRight-handed
“It’s great to witness how good you have to do to crack it and make it. I’ve seen some great tennis in the wildcard play-off, and I’ve seen some great guys train and that’s been really good.”

— Dane Sweeny, 16 Dec 2017

» Sweeny to take on Hijikata for 16/u title

On court

  • contested the 12/u Australian Championships at the December Showdown in 2013
  • made ITF junior debut in 2014 at the Queensland Junior Winter International in Kawana

Dane Sweeny in the news

Sweeny to take on Hijikata for 16/u title
Dane Sweeny (photo credit Elizabeth Xue Bai)
9 hours ago

Inspired by Lleyton Hewitt, top seed Dane Sweeny has channelled his idol en route to the 16/u Australian Championships final, where he will meet Rinky Hijikata.
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December Showdown: Poulos into 16/u semifinals
Annerly Poulos in action at the December Showdown (photo credit Elizabeth Xue Bai)
15 December, 2017

After advancing to the final of the 14/u Australian Championships, Annerly Poulos has continued her great form, storming into the semifinals of this week's 16/u event.
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Cavrak, Sweeny sweep into 16/u second round
Ken Cavrak (photo credit Elizabeth Xue Bai)
13 December, 2017

Dane Sweeny and Ken Cavrak, the top two seeds in the boys' 16/u Australian Championships, kicked off their campaigns in style at Melbourne Park on Wednesday.
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Crnokrak begins strongly in 16/u champs
Alexander Crnokrak in action at the December Showdown; photo credit Elizabeth Xue Bai
14 December, 2016

Top seed Alexander Crnokrak opened his 16/u Australian Championships with a straight-sets win at Melbourne Park on Wednesday.
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