Joey Swaysland

  • Age31
  • Born11 April 1993
  • Birth PlaceWagga Wagga, New South Wales
  • LivesWagga Wagga, New South Wales
  • Height185 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachMichael Tebbutt, Wally Masur and Sandon Stolle
  • Pro Since2009

On court

  • introduction to tennis came when his mum, Jenny, a dental assistant, would have a hit with him after she finished work
  • became a Junior Davis Cup winner in 2009 when he teamed with Jason Kubler and Luke Saville to take out the final in Mexico
  • showed strong form later that year during the December Showdown, making the quarterfinals of the Optus 18s Australian Championships and the semifinals of the Optus 16s
  • in January 2010, made his Australian Open debut, going down to ninth seed Filip Horansky in the second round.
  • member of the AIS Pro Tour Program in 2010
  • wants to continue improving so that he can fulfil his ambitions of winning all the Grand Slams, become world No.1 and representing Australia in Davis Cup
  • captured his first title at the Margaret Court Cup
  • admires Lleyton Hewitt “because he is so tough and is the best fighter ever”

Off court

  • enjoys water skiing, snow skiing, cricket and hockey
  • father is Rick, a motor mechanic, and he has two sisters, Samantha and Jessica

Joey Swaysland in the news

Shepparton to host 2015 Junior Davis and Fed Cups
Australia's Junior Davis Cup team of (L-R) Oliver Anderson, Max Purcell, Alex De Minaur and captain Jarrad Bunt at the 2014 Asia/Oceania qualifying event in Kuching, Malaysia
24 July, 2014

Shepparton will host next year’s Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup final qualifying tie from 8-13 April 2015 at the Shepparton Lawn Tennis Association and Tatura Lawn…
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Juniors on day 9 of Australian Open
Joey Swaysland serves during his second match match at the 2011 Australian Open juniors' tournament.
25 January, 2011

Aussies are in action today at the 2011 Australian Open Juniors tournament.
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