PLAYER PROFILE

Kaitlin Staines

  • Age17
  • Born11 January 2000
  • LivesWagga Wagga, (New South Wales)
  • Height166 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachKaren & Gary Staines

On court

  • winner of the 12s event at the 2012 Nepean Open Easter Junior Championships
  • winner of the 14s event at the 2012 Parkes Junior Open

Off court

  • ideal doubles partner would be Kim Clijsters
  • if she wasn’t playing tennis, she says she would be a soccer player

Kaitlin Staines in the news

Australia one win from World Finals
Kaitlin Staines in action for Australia at the Junior Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Final Qualifying competition in New Delhi; photo credit Delhi Lawn Tennis Association
14 April, 2016

Despite a loss to Thailand in its final round-robin tie, Australia's Junior Fed Cup team has a chance to reach with World Finals when it takes on India today.
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Another win for Junior Fed Cup team
Jessica Zaviacic in action for Australia at the Junior Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Final Qualifying competition in New Delhi; photo credit Delhi Lawn Tennis Association
13 April, 2016

Another win for Australia at the Junior Fed Cup qualifying competition in New Delhi has put the girls one step closer to sealing a berth in September's World Finals.
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Junior Fed Cuppers off to a flyer
Australia's Junior Fed Cup team of (L-R) Jeanette Lin, Kaitlin Staines and Jessica Zaviacic; Tennis Australia
12 April, 2016

Australia's Junior Fed Cup team has begun strongly at the Asia/Oceania Final Qualifying competition in New Delhi.
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Aussie juniors debut in green and gold
Jeanette Lin in action during the 2014 14/u Australian Championships at Melbourne Park; Elizabeth Xue Bai
11 April, 2016

Australia’s Junior Fed Cup team will contest the Asia-Oceania final qualifying competition in India this week.
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