Leonie Kung Dating Status, Family & Personal Life Details

Published Date: 07 Jan, 2024 Updated date: 07 Jan, 2024 By Daniel Roffer

Leonie Kung began playing tennis at the age of seven and developed her skills at the United States. She is now a professional tennis player which could not be possible without the support from her parents.

Leonie Kung is dating a tennis player’s boyfriend now. Know about her dating life, parents, family, career, and other details here.

Leonie Kung is a Swiss tennis player who has a career-high WTA singles ranking of no. 144, achieved on 14 September 2020. Likewise, she achieved a career-high WTA doubles ranking of no. 220 in doubles on 26 July 2021.

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As of now, she ranks no. 426 in the WTA singles ranking and has a WTA doubles ranking of no. 458.

Leonie Kung Wiki, Family & Early Life

Leonie was born to parents Martin Kung and Angelika Kung on 21 October 2000. She spent her early life in a remote area on a farm in Beringen, the Häglilo.


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The athlete’s parents are in the veterinary profession and even ran a horse breeding business. An eldest in the family she has a sister named Lisa Kung.

Kung’s parents have played a leading role in her career development. She went to the United States with her family and received training at the IMG Academy in Florida. Her mother is also her manager and her sister Lisa is also a tennis player who plays at Utah State University.


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Growing up, she admired the playing style of Li Na, Agnieszka Radwanska, and Caroline Garcia. Moreover, her favorite surfaces are grass and hard.

Does Leonie Kung Have A Boyfriend?

Well, Kung is dating a guy named Joel Spiess. Her boyfriend is also a tennis player.

As per wiki sources, Joel, aged 20 is a tennis player from Switzerland. His recent match was the M25 Monastir 2023 Tennis Tournament in the earlier 2023. However, he does not seem to be active now.


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Leonie and her boyfriend seemingly began their relationship last year. Her most recent post with her boyfriend was in June 2023 as she competed in the ITF Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.

Her Tennis Career AT A Glance

Kung with a height of 5 feet 9 inches began playing tennis at age seven. She had a career-high ITF Junior Ranking of no. 29, achieved on 30 July 2018.

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Moreover, she reached her first Junior Grand Slam final at the 2018 Wimbledon. However, she was defeated by Polish Iga Świątek in the final.

In 2017, she made her WTA Tour main-draw debut at the Ladies Open Biel Bienne where she and her partner Ylena In-Albon competed in the doubles draw. She won her one and only WTA Challenger title in doubles at the Swedish Open in July 2021.


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Leonie reached her maiden WTA Tour singles final at the 2020 Thailand Open by defeating three top-100 players en route to the final. She has won seven singles titles and eight doubles titles on the ITF Women’s Circuit.

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