scheduleLast updated 08/02/2021
GB RANKING
Great Britain -- Not ranked
WORLD RANKING
-- Not ranked
CAREER HIGH
489 10/04/2017
DAVIS CUP TIES PLAYED
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Get to know Jonny

  • Nickname: Jon-oir
  • Place of birth: Arbroath, Scotland 
  • Lives: Edinburgh
  • Trains: Stirling 
  • Twitter: @Jonny_OMara
  • Coach: Toby Smith & Colin Fleming
  • Family: Father Dave, Mum Jane. Brothers Ben (eight years younger) and Chris (three years older). Ben is a student and semi-professional cricketer and Chris works in musical theatre.
  • Likes: Drinking coffee and good conversation. Three people alive or dead he would invite over for dinner – Alex Ferguson, Rory McIlroy and Ken Skupski.
  • Favourite surface: Grass for the low bounce and opportunity to dive around
  • Favourite shot: Forehand
  • Favourite tournament: Eastbourne for its chilled atmosphere
  • Tennis beginnings: Started playing around 4/5 years old at local Next Gen Club in Dundee. First coaches at the Arbroath Club were Mark Walker and Judy Murray. 
  • Tennis idols: Murray brothers, coming from a small town in Scotland and not from a wealthy background, they showed him that being a tennis pro was achievable.
GB RANKING
Great Britain 7 2 arrow_drop_down
WORLD RANKING
62 3 arrow_drop_down
CAREER HIGH
44 20/05/2019
DAVIS CUP TIES PLAYED
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Get to know Jonny

  • Nickname: Jon-oir
  • Place of birth: Arbroath, Scotland 
  • Lives: Edinburgh
  • Trains: Stirling 
  • Twitter: @Jonny_OMara
  • Coach: Toby Smith & Colin Fleming
  • Family: Father Dave, Mum Jane. Brothers Ben (eight years younger) and Chris (three years older). Ben is a student and semi-professional cricketer and Chris works in musical theatre.
  • Likes: Drinking coffee and good conversation. Three people alive or dead he would invite over for dinner – Alex Ferguson, Rory McIlroy and Ken Skupski.
  • Favourite surface: Grass for the low bounce and opportunity to dive around
  • Favourite shot: Forehand
  • Favourite tournament: Eastbourne for its chilled atmosphere
  • Tennis beginnings: Started playing around 4/5 years old at local Next Gen Club in Dundee. First coaches at the Arbroath Club were Mark Walker and Judy Murray. 
  • Tennis idols: Murray brothers, coming from a small town in Scotland and not from a wealthy background, they showed him that being a tennis pro was achievable.

2020 2020 addremove

Runner up alongside Marcelo Arevalo at Dove Open in Santiago on March. Also reached Australian Open quarter final alongside Arevalo in January.

2019 2019 addremove

Lost out in the first round of the Fever-Tree Championships doubles when he and partner Luke Bambridge lost to Bob and Mike Bryan. Reached the finals of three tournaments alongside Bambridge, but fell short in all three (ATP 250 in Brazil, ATP Challenger in Florida, ATP 250 in Estoril, Portugal)

Career Highlights Career Highlights addremove

Winning Nature Valley International doubles title in Eastbourne in 2018 alongside Luke Bambridge.

Junior Career Junior Career addremove

Won the GB Junior Winter Cup (U16) in 2012.