Marcus Daniell


WTT Season: 1st

Age

30

height

6' 3"

turned pro

2008

residence

Masterton, New Zealand

birthplace

Barcelona, Spain

plays

Right-Handed, Two-Handed Backhand

Player highlights

Began playing tennis aged five on a court at the family farm.

Hits a double-handed backhand.

Played soccer for New Zealand as a junior, but turned his back on sport for tennis aged 14.

Gained his first ATP point aged 17 at 2007 Nottingham, an ITF Futures event.

Favorite player is Andy Murray.

Favourite surface is grass.

Idolized Federer and Safin growing up.

Hobbies include playing guitar, reading and surfing.

Best tennis memory is winning the Auckland doubles title as a wild card.