PLAYER PROFILE

Rennae Stubbs

  • Age46
  • Born26 March 1971
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales
  • LivesSydney, New South Wales and Tampa, Florida
  • Height178 cm
  • PlaysRight-handed
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Making her Fed Cup debut in 1992, Rennae Stubbs is Australia’s longest serving Fed Cup player.

She captured her first doubles title in 1992 with Helena Sukova in Osaka and in 1996 began a partnership with Lisa Raymond that yielded 32 doubles titles.

She describes winning her first Grand Slam title as her proudest moment, which was won with Raymond at Australian Open 2000.

A year later the pair captured the Wimbledon and US Open titles. In 2004, Rennae teamed with Cara Black from Zimbabwe and they captured 11 titles including Wimbledon in 2004.

In Doha 2008, Rennae partnered with Kveta Peschke to add a 59th WTA doubles title to her collection. She struck up a partnership with compatriot Samantha Stosur in 2009 that lasted until the beginning of 2010.

Rennae and Raymond re-joined forces at the beginning of 2010. Rennae stopped playing singles in 1999 due to recurring injuries.

The daughter of Gary and Margaret, she has two sisters, Carolyn and Natalie, and two brothers, Rodney and Mitchell.

When she’s not playing tennis, Rennae enjoys skiing in Colorado and surfing in Sydney.

Her motto is, “What goes around, comes around” and she has a tribal design tattoo on her left big toe.

Rennae Stubbs in the news

Zhuhai in Stosur’s sights
Sam Stosur; Getty Images
26 September, 2016

Sam Stosur is hoping to finish her year strongly with a good Asian swing, an outcome which could see her debut at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai.
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The Social Serve: Social Media Superstars
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28 May, 2015

Social media sleuth Joel Smith digs up the best of tennis in the social stratosphere this week.
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The Social Serve: Twittersphere goes into meltdown
Daria Gavrilova in action at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia; Getty Images
21 May, 2015

Social media sleuth Joel Smith digs up the best of tennis in the social stratosphere this week.
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The Social Serve: Nick Kyrgios blows up Twitter
Nick Kyrgios celebrates his win over Roger Federer
13 May, 2015

Social media sleuth Joel Smith digs up the best of tennis in the social stratosphere this week.
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