Cameron Norrie is a South African-born British professional tennis player born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on August 23, 1995, to David Norrie and Helen Norrie.
In 2013, he competed in all the Junior Grand Slams; the Australian Open for New Zealand, then for Great Britain at the French Open, Wimbledon, and US Open, but only won one match in Australia.
Norrie played his first senior tournament at the ATP Auckland Open, winning the first qualifying round in 2013. As a professional, he has had several different coaches, including; David Roditi, Devin Bowen, James Trotman, and Facundo Lugones.
At the Delray Beach Open in 2022, Norrie dropped just one set en route to his third career singles title, defeating Reilly Opelka in the final, and at Wimbledon (2022), he reached the fourth round in a Grand Slam for the first time in his career, by beating Steve Johnson in three sets.
Norrie has reached career-high rankings of world No. 8 in singles and No. 117 in doubles and has bagged four ATP Tour singles titles as well one doubles title. His strength lies in his shot tolerance and ability to neutralize pace and spin with good court positioning and speed.
What football team does Cameron Norrie support?
Norrie is a supporter of South Sydney Rabbitohs (Australian rugby league club), the New Zealand All Blacks national rugby union team, and Newcastle United Football Club.