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Sue Barker Biography

Sue Barker Biography

Facts of Sue Barker Biography

Full NameSue Barker
Place of birthPaignton, Devon, England, UK
EducationConvent school
OccupationTelevision presenter
Height5 feet 5 inches (1.66 m)
Salary£300,000 and £349,999
Networth$2 million
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorHazel
Official Website#
Married, 1988
HusbandLance Tankard


Relationship Statistics of Sue Barker

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Is Sue Barker Lesbian ?No

More about Relationship

The former tennis player Sue was previously in the relationship with Australian tennis player, Syd Ball. However, the relationship couldn't extend for long and broke their relationship in 1978. After her unsuccessful relationship with Syd, Sue had a brief romance with Australian golfer Greg Norman. But that relationship was also broken after a certain time. Later after, she met a guy Cliff Richard, a singer however the relationship had somehow considered being a successful relationship. He also went to watch her Tennis play in Denmark. However, the relation also ended in 1986. Also after her three unsuccessful relationships, she started dating another Tennis player Stephen Shaw. Nevertheless, the relationship also didn't last long and later broke up.


Who is Sue Barker?

Currently, 63 years old Sue Barker, is a former Tennis player who now works as an English television presenter.

During her Tennis career, she's won fifteen WTA Tour singles and one Grand Slam singles title in 1976. As of now, she works as a sports presentation on the BBC.

Sue Barker's Early life, Parents, & Education

Susan Barker renown as OBE Sue Barker was born on  19th April 1956 in Paignton, England. She is of British nationality and caucasian white ethnicity. She also has a sibling named Chew. Her birth sign is Aries. Barker studied at convent school and later in 1966, at the age of 10, she was picked for tennis coaching from Arthur Roberts.

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Sue Barker's Professional Career, Net Worth And Salary

At the time when she was sixteen, Sue was poisoned at 21st in the WTA classification. Later, it was signed by the International Management Group of Mark McCormack (IMG). At the age of 17, she earned her first high-level single title and other three extra titles. She also earned three additional titles in 1975. She reached her first Grand Slam semi-final in 1975 at the Australian Open. 

The greatest breakthrough of her career came after winning the French Open in 1976 when she was just 20 years old and further defeated Tomanová. She was ranked to the No. 24 after she was injured in 1978.

Through her Tennis career, she has won 11 singles titles and 12 doubles titles making Sue one of the successful female tennis players.


Following after her retirement, Sue became an Australia Channel7 commentator and sports journalist in 1985 and was later appealed in the 1990 British Sky Broadcast tennis program. She joined the coverage of Wimbledon on the BBC in 1993, and now anchors the broadcast for the two-week network.

Through the professional career of Barker, she has successfully garnered an extraordinary sum of income. Her net worth as of 2019 is well around  $2 million. The primary source to her income is from her successful profession as a Tennis player and currently being a main sports presenters at the BBC. 

Although she hasn't disclosed her exact salary, her earning is reported to be around  £300,000 to £349,999. Through her glorious career, she is currently living a lavish life with her partner and children with enjoying her earnings.

Sue Barker's Controversy And Rumors

Sue has not been a part of the controversy and a topic of gossip regarding her personal as well as professional life until now. She has succeeded in being far from rumors. 

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Sue Barker's Body measurement

She has a single body figure with a height of 5 feet and 5 inches with a body weight of around 52 kg. Her hair color is blonde and her eye color is Hazel.

Social Media Profile

Asides, Being a media personality She isn't active on social networking media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.  She is a private kind of lady.

Updated On Tue Jun 18 2019 Published On Sun Oct 28 2018 By Cristiano

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