- Born10 June 1978
- Birth PlaceNaracoorte, South Australia
- Playing StatusRetired
Nettle began coaching several of Australia’s leading players in 2007, namely Peter Luczak, following a professional career that yielded two Futures singles titles and four doubles, including the Caloundra Challenger in 2005 partnering Luczak.
He was ranked a career-high No.339 in October 2004, and in doubles climbed to No.369 in September 2006.
Nettle was raised on his family’s vineyard in Cobdogla, South Australia. Nettle is an AIS Pro Tour Program coach.
He currently coaches Casey Dellacqua, and helped guide the West Australian to the WTA top 30 in August 2014.
Shannon Nettle in the news
Casey Dellacqua chats exclusively with tennis.com.au ahead of the US Open where, at No.29, she will be seeded for the first time in her singles career at a Grand Slam event.
Australian women Casey Dellacqua and Jarmila Gajdosova have both enjoyed first round wins at Wimbledon.
Casey Dellacqua is content in knowing she's finally beginning to fulfil the potential once threatened by injuries, and is learning from her experience.
Winning on clay requires a strong body and even stronger mind. Fed Cup Squad Coach Shannon Nettle lists his top seven tips to help you triumph on the dirt.