Full name: Maria Yuryevna Sharapova
Birth date: April 19, 1987
Birthplace: Nyagan, Russia
Residence: Bradenton, Florida
Occupation: Tennis player, Athlete
Boyfriends: Alexander Gilkes (2018-)
Net Worth: $180 million
Zodiac sign: Aries
Maria Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis princess who won numerous awards as a women’s tennis star. She is one of the most successful women’s tennis stars in the world who was paid the highest money a few years ago. Already, she won most of the women’s tennis singles competitions. Maria Sharapova got massive popularity within a very short time for her terrific performance and glamorous look.
Maria Sharapova was born on April 19, 1987, in Nyagan, Russia to father Yuri Sharapova and mother Elena Sharapova. She was very much passionate about the athletic world, especially in tennis from early life. Maria’s parents lost their home to a nuclear accident just prior to her born, thereby this family moved to Krasnodar Kari, Russia where her father befriended Aleksandr Kafelnikov.
When Maria Sharapova was only four years old Aleksandr Kafelnikov gifted a tennis racquet to her in 1991. From then her journey started in the athlete arena and turned herself into a successful women’s tennis star in the world within a very short time.
Maria Sharapova Career:
Maria Sharapova started her career journey in the international tennis arena when she was only 14 years old. At this age, she won the japan open and reached at the fourth round of Wimbledon in her first attempt. She came to the timeline around when won Wimbledon in 2004 against Serena Williams.
In 2006, the Women’s Tennis Association ranked her as world no.4, this year she got United State citizenship and won the U.S. Open. In the women’s French Open Sharapova defeated Sara Errani in June 2012 by this winning she touched the landmark of the Grand Slam as the 10th women tennis player, winning all major four tennis tournaments.
Sharapova made her Olympic debut in 1212 at the Summer Olympic Games, where she is woman singles won the silver medal, losing the gold medal to Serena Williams, an American Tennis star. She won the second French Open title in 2014, sparking athletic skills in the tennis arena.
Maria Sharapova has got a huge commercial endorsement for her nice-looking physical appearance. Maria’s body structure easily attracted anyone beyond her favorite athlete. In 2005, she started dating American singer Adam Levine for a short time.
Then she made a relationship with Andy Roddick, Charlie Ebersol, and Sasha Vujacic respectively. In 2009, Maria started dating Slovenian professional basketball player Sasha Vujacic but after a year their engagement was off which was announced by Maria Sharapova at the 2012 U.S. Open post-match conference. Maria dated Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov, this relationship was started in 2012.
In 2018, she started dating Alexander Gilkes, a British businessman and they engaged in December 2020. Together the couple has a son born on July 1, 2022.
Maria Sharapova Height Weight and Body Measurement:
- Height: 6 feet 2 inches
- Weight: 59 kg
- Bra size: 32B
- Waist size: 24 inches
- Hip size: 35 inches
- Body measurement: 34-24-35 inches
- Hair color: Blonde
- Eye color: Green
- Body shape: Banana
- Shoe size: 11 US