Carrie Dunn

Carrie Dunn is a sports writer. She has written for the Times, the Guardian, and Eurosport.co.uk as well as for the ITF, the WTA and Kosmos Tennis, providing English language support for their relaunch of the Davis Cup. She was delighted to join the Tennis Majors team in the summer of 2020. She is a regular voice on radio as a pundit, co-commentator and expert analyst across sports. She has a PhD in sports sociology, and in academia has published widely on women’s sport, fandom, and sporting history. She is a keen if slow amateur runner, finishing two marathons and countless half-marathons (so far).

Latest articles

Carlos Alcaraz at the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie King National Tennis Center.
January 19, 2022

US Open, Ferrero, Next Gen: 10 questions about Carlos Alcaraz – updated with Vanity Fair photo shoot

Coached by a former Grand Slam champion and after breaking records on the...
Carrie Dunn
Elina Svitolina and Gael Monfils
January 19, 2022

‘We are very lucky’ – Svitolina and Monfils, tennis’s love story

Tennis's most famous couple have been talking about their relationship in recent weeks
Carrie Dunn
Emma Raducanu
January 18, 2022

Raducanu wins her first-ever three-setter at a Grand Slam, beats Stephens

Two Grand Slam champions clashed in the first round of the Australian Open
Carrie Dunn
Andy Murray
January 18, 2022

‘This is where I thought I’d played my last match’ – Murray wins mammoth match against Basilashvili on return to Melbourne

Life is never quiet when the three-time Grand Slam champion is around
Carrie Dunn
Naomi Osaka
January 17, 2022

‘I’m being more selfish – in a good way!’ Relaxed Osaka playing with smile at the Happy Slam

The Japanese star is chasing a defence of her title and a fifth...
Carrie Dunn
Alexander Zverev
January 17, 2022

Zverev cruises through to second round, Karatsev wins epic

In an all-German clash on Rod Laver Arena, it was the third seed...
Carrie Dunn
Paula Badosa
January 17, 2022

Badosa trounces Tomljanovic, through to Australian Open second round

The first day of play is all over in Melbourne, with two seeds...
Carrie Dunn
Coco Gauff, Open d'Australie 2022
January 17, 2022

Gauff leaves junior years behind in 2022 despite first-round defeat

The American has played her last Slam as a junior
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Thanasi Kokkinakis - Adélaïde 2022
January 15, 2022

Home sweet home for Kokkinakis, Adelaide champion

Kokkinakis became the first Australian to win a title at home since Alex...
Carrie Dunn
Aslan Karatsev, Sydney 2022
January 15, 2022

Karatsev wins third career title, beats valiant Murray in Sydney final

The Russian won his first-ever meeting with the three-time Grand Slam champion
Carrie Dunn
Paula Badosa, Sydney 2022
January 15, 2022

Three out of three for new Sydney champion Paula Badosa

It was a truly magnificent final at the Sydney Tennis Classic, with the...
Carrie Dunn
Madison Keys after winning 2022 Adelaide
January 15, 2022

Keys hauls herself out of ‘deep, dark pit of despair’, is new Adelaide champion

'Just vibes' attitude working for the former world No 7
Carrie Dunn
Portrait of Chris Evert, 2018
January 15, 2022

Chris Evert has ovarian cancer

The American legend announced the news on social media
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Andy Murray
January 14, 2022

Murray through to first final since 2019 in Sydney, will face Karatsev

The comeback continues with another three-set win against a powerful opponent
Carrie Dunn
Dan Evans
January 13, 2022

Brits cross fingers for a Murray – Evans Sydney final

It's a good start to the year for the British men as they...
Carrie Dunn
Novak Djokovic
January 13, 2022

Why Rublev would benefit if Djokovic withdraws – Australian Open rules explained

We go through the rules of the tournament to explain what will happen...
Carrie Dunn
Novak Djokovic
January 12, 2022

Investigation widens into Djokovic visa discrepancies – reports

The world No 1 may have hoped to calm speculation with his social...
Carrie Dunn
Emma Raducanu
January 11, 2022

Raducanu back to the practice court after being rolled over by Rybakina in Sydney

It was a worrying start to the year for the 19-year-old ahead of...
Carrie Dunn
Andy Murray
January 11, 2022

‘I need a bit more help!’ Andy Murray in jovial form as he beats Durasovic in Sydney

The British star was playing with a smile on his face as he...
Carrie Dunn
January 10, 2022

‘They want to lock Novak up again’ – Djokovic’s brother speaks after court ruling

The Serbian's brother has been speaking to the media
Carrie Dunn
January 10, 2022

Djokovic wins appeal against visa cancellation – but lawyers suggest deportation still possible

The first round of the court battle is over - but there may...
Carrie Dunn