PLAYER PROFILE

Dane Sweeny

  • Age18
  • Born12 February 2001
  • LivesQueensland, Australia
  • PlaysRight-handed
“It’s the best win of my career in regards to ranking. I played really smart in the conditions and in the end, it got me the job done.”

— Dane Sweeny, 9 Oct 2019

» Sweeny riding high in Toowoomba

On court

  • Crowned champion at the 16/u Australian Championships in December 2017
  • Singles winner of the 2018 Lee Duk Hee Cup Chuncheon International in Korea
  • Made ITF junior debut in 2014 at the Queensland Junior Winter International in Kawana
  • Cracked the ITF junior world’s top 100 in late 2017
  • Inspired by Lleyton Hewitt: “I love Lleyton’s competitiveness, his determination not to miss a point and how he puts so much pressure on his opponents,” he said.

Dane Sweeny in the news

South Aussies shine in Playford
Playford Bolt 2
29 October, 2019

Alex Bolt and Luke Saville keep the home fires burning with opening victories at the ATP Challenger in Playford.
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Green opens Traralgon account
CameronGreen
21 October, 2019

Cameron Green joins teenagers Tristan Schoolkate and Dane Sweeny in celebrating maiden ATP Challenger victories as seven Australians progress on the opening day in Traralgon.
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Sweeny riding high in Toowoomba
SweenyToowoomba
9 October, 2019

After defeating the top seed in an opening round, local teen Dane Sweeny now faces Frenchman Alexis Musialek to reach a maiden Australian Pro Tour quarterfinal.
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Aiava kicks off Toowoomba campaign
TOPSHOT - Destanee Aiava of Australia hits a backhand return to Sorana Cirstea of Romania on the final day of the Kooyong Classic tennis tournament in Melbourne January 10, 2019. (Photo by William WEST / AFP) / -- IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE --        (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)
8 October, 2019

Second seed Destanee Aiava moves ahead at the Australian Pro Tour in Toowoomba, while teenager Dane Sweeny ousts top-seeded Chilean in the men’s event.
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