Robin Soderling Bio

  • Full name is Robin Bo Carl Soderling
  • Began playing tennis at age five
  • Father, Bo, is a lawyer; mother, Britt-Inge, is a housewife
  • Has one older sister, Sandra, who is a teacher
  • Ranked as No. 4 junior in world in 2001, highlighted by winning Orange Bowl title (d. Monaco)
  • Also won European Junior Championships and reached doubles final (w/C. Johansson)
  • Enjoys playing table tennis and favourite movie is "Gladiator"
  • Speaks Swedish, English and German
  • Engaged since 2008 to Jenni Moström
  • Ties the engagement ring to one of the shoe laces for every match
  • "It feel more secure having it tied to the shoe lace than putting it in my bag. It's with me all the time and she [Jenni] has ran every meter with me over almost the past three years"
  • Coached by Fredrik Rosengren (since May 2011).
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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