Paige Hourigan Boyfriend: Who Is The Tennis Player Dating Now?

Paige Hourigan is a New Zealand a professional tennis player focused on doubles events. She has a career-high WTA doubles ranking of no. 134, achieved on 11 November 2019.

As of now, she ranks world no. 462 in the WTA doubles ranking. Additionally, she achieved a career-high WTA singles ranking of no. 393 on 24 May 2021.

Hourigan has won four singles and 12 doubles titles on the ITF Women’s Circuit. Her most recent ITF singles title was at the M15 Monastir Tournament  Tunisia in April 2021. Similarly, her recent ITF doubles title was with partner Rutuja Bhosale at the W50 Wuning 2024 Tennis Tournament in April 2024.


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In 2013, she made her WTA Tour debut at the Auckland Open. She first represented New Zealand in the 2017 Fed Cup in Dushanbe, Tajikistan where she won two of her three singles matches.

Paige reached her first WTA final at the 2019 Auckland Open, with partner Taylor Townsend. However, the duo was defeated by Eugenie Bouchard and Sofia Kenin 6–1, 1–6, [7–10].

Collegiately, she played at the Georgia Institute of Technology from 2014 and 2017. There, she earned the 2018 All-ACC First Team and the 2018 ITA All-American in both singles and doubles. 

As a junior, she has won five singles and five doubles titles and has twice competed in the Australian Open junior singles. She has a career-best ITF Junior Ranking of no. 175, achieved on 22 October 2012.

Get to know the professional tennis player Paige Hourigan’s wiki, dating status, family, college, and earnings details below.

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Paige Hourigan Wiki, College & Height

Born Paige Mary Hourigan on 3 February 1997, she has reached the age of 27 now. Her birthplace is Turakina, a city in the North Island, New Zealand.

Standing at a height of 5 feet 6 inches, she used to play tennis at local tennis courts at an early age. She used to play other sports but decided to focus solely on tennis at the age of 12. She used to go to Wellington with her mom several times a week to practice with a top tennis coach.


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Paige first attended Nga Tawa Diocesan School in Marton before transferring to Saint Kentigern College in Auckland. She also helped win a national title for her college team. In 2014, she secured  a full scholarship to Georgia Tech in Atlanta. She graduated from college with a business marketing degree in 2018.

Paige Hourigan Parents: Meet Her Father & Mother

Paige is the daughter of Phil Hourigan and Tracy Hourigan. Her parents raised her in Turakina, New Zealand.

Phil served at Wanganui Veterinary Services for 18 years and also performed AI (artificial insemination) for LIC (Livestock Improvement Corporation). Later, he and his wife ran a shearing business in Turakina.


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Sadly, her father Phil died because of a brain bleed at the age of 52 in July 2019. Because of the family tragedy, she was away from tennis for several months.


Paige Hourigan pictured with her father and three brothers in 2016. (Source: Paige’s Instagram)

An only daughter in a family of five children, she has four brothers named Sean, Conor, Beau, and Patrick Hourigan. Beau is a graduate of Westmere School and Rathkeale College.

Paige Hourigan Boyfriend: Who Is She Dating Now?

Hourigan seems to be off the market now. She is enjoying a love life with her boyfriend Ricky Riccitelli.


Paige Hourigan is dating a rugby union player boyfriend named Ricky. (Source: Ricky’s Instagram)

The couple has been together for more than a year. She first shared a picture with her boyfriend back in November 2022. 

Ricky now plays as a hooker for New Zealand franchise Blues. Born on February 3, 1995, he represents the Taranaki provincial team and made his professional debut for the union in 2017

How Much Is Paige Hourigan’s Net Worth?

Hourigan enjoys a remarkable net worth from her tennis career. Her earnings mostly come as prize money from doubles tennis events.

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As of now, she has a total career earnings of $59,255. She earned prize money of $3,100 in the year 2024.