Dudi Sela Bio


  • Began playing tennis at age seven at Israel Tennis Centre in Kiryat Shmonna
  • Father, Michael, is a bus driver; mother, Anca, is a nurse
  • Has two brothers (Ofer, tennis coach and Nir, real estate agent) and a sister (Shirley), all older
  • Admires former Israeli No. 1 Amos Mansdorf and Roger Federer
  • Enjoys going to the beach and surfing in Netanyia, Israel
  • Also likes football and supports teams of Kiryat Shmonna and Manchester United
  • Favourite shot is backhand and prefers to play on hard courts
  • Best tennis memory is beating Fernando Gonzalez in a five hour marathon in Davis Cup in his home country in September 2007 as Israel beat Chile to reach 2008 World Group.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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