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

Barbora Krejcikova, Roland-Garros
October 2, 2022

Roland-Garros, Doubles, Novotna: 10 questions about Barbora Krejcikova – updated after Tallinn title

Barbora Krejcikova is a Czech tennis player who won her first Grand Slam...
Carrie Dunn
October 1, 2022

“You need to switch it off!” Parma final interrupted by Sherif phone call

This does not happen often, thankfully - a phone ringing mid-match, and it...
Carrie Dunn
September 19, 2022

‘Being world No 1 is pretty simple’ – No pressure for Alcaraz

Think it's tough at the top? The new world No 1 disagrees
Carrie Dunn
September 19, 2022

‘Nice kid’ Sinner will be next to win a Grand Slam, predicts Bartoli

The next generation are taking over - and Marion Bartoli is tipping another...
Carrie Dunn
September 19, 2022

‘Serena’s best is better than Swiatek’s best’ – Bartoli

We'll never see Serena's like again, says Marion Bartoli
Carrie Dunn
September 19, 2022

Alcaraz won’t win 20 Slams – but nor will anyone else, says Bartoli

In the new episode of Match Points, Marion Bartoli says that the records...
Carrie Dunn
September 18, 2022

Alcaraz fires Spain into Davis Cup finals, join Croatia

What a month for the young Spaniard so far
Carrie Dunn
September 18, 2022

Federer retirement, Nadal, Djokovic: Questions you might have about the 2022 Laver Cup

Roger Federer has announced he will be ending his tennis career after the...
Carrie Dunn
September 17, 2022

14 questions about Felix Auger-Aliassime – Canada, US Open, Rotterdam, Federer fan – updated after US Open

Find out everything you need to know about the young Canadian star Felix...
Carrie Dunn
September 16, 2022

Great Britain miss out on Davis Cup Finals after Murray and Salisbury doubles Dutch defeat

Great Britain will miss out on Malaga
Carrie Dunn
September 16, 2022

New world No 1 Alcaraz brought back to earth by Auger-Aliassime in Davis Cup

The new world No 1 didn't have a very happy return to action...
Carrie Dunn
September 16, 2022

Serena to Federer: “Welcome to the retirement club”

She might have cast doubt on her decision in recent days, but this...
Carrie Dunn
September 14, 2022

‘The perfect place to say goodbye’ – Mouratoglou on Serena’s US Open heroics

Serena's long-time coach has had his say on his highlights of the US...
Carrie Dunn
September 14, 2022

US Open champion, world No 1, Ferrero: 14 questions about Carlos Alcaraz – updated after US Open victory

Carlos Alcaraz is the new US Open champion and new world No 1....
Carrie Dunn
September 12, 2022

Zverev out of Davis Cup, ‘in pain’ with bone oedema

There's another setback as the 25-year-old attempts to return to full fitness
Carrie Dunn
September 12, 2022

Nadal congratulates Alcaraz: “There’ll be many more!”

The legend congratulates the rising star after his maiden Grand Slam title
Carrie Dunn
September 12, 2022

Ruud on Alcaraz: ‘It’s hard to believe he’s still only a teenager’

He might have been disappointed, but he had nice words to say about...
Carrie Dunn
September 11, 2022

Saving the best till last – Swiatek beats Jabeur to win US Open title

Iga Swiatek won the trophy on Saturday against Ons Jabeur - her third...
Carrie Dunn
September 10, 2022

US Open, semi-finalist, Sierra Leone: 10 questions you might have about Frances Tiafoe

He reached his maiden Grand Slam semi-final at the 2022 US Open. Here...
Carrie Dunn
September 7, 2022

Tiafoe first American man into US Open semi-finals in 16 years, beats Rublev

Frances Tiafoe beat Andrey Rublev 7-6 (3), 7-6, 6-4 on Wednesday and will...
Carrie Dunn
September 7, 2022

Sabalenka advances to last four of US Open, dismisses Pliskova in straight sets

Aryna Sabalenka beat Karolina Pliskova 6-1, 7-6 (4) on Wednesday and will play...
Carrie Dunn