Maria Sharapova Short Bio
Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player who was born in Nyagan, Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug, Russia to Yuri and Elena. She is Aries and was educated mostly in tennis school like Martina Navratilova’s tennis clinic in Moscow and also Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Florida.
Maria Sharapova Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||April 19, 1987|
|Age||27 years old|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||59 kg or 130 pounds|
Maria Sharapova Career
When his family move to Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia, Sharapova was practicing tennis regularly with her father who former Russia’s first world No. 1 ranked tennis player.She start professional training by attended a tennis clinic in Moscow run by Martina Navratilova. She then get the training even better when traveled to Florida to joining Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Florida. in November 2000,she won her first Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships and was awarded with the Rising Star Award. Sharapova then reached No. 6 in the ITF junior world singles ranking on October 21, 2002.
By the end of September Sharapova winning her second in her final tournament of the season and was awarded with WTA Newcomer of the Year honor.Sharapova won her first e 2004 Wimbledon final for her first Grand Slam singles title in 2004 at the age 17 years old. With that win, Sharapova then entering the top 10 of the WTA Rankings. After that she was won several awards like the 2006 US Open, 2008 Australian Open, 2012 French Open and 2014 French Open.
Sharapova become sixth woman in the Open Era who complete her career Grand Slam in singles after winning the 2012 French Open. In the 2012, she also won an Olympic silver medal in the London 2012 Olympics. Sharapova got her second 2014 French Open and was named as “100 Greatest of All Time” by Tennis Channel.
Maria Sharapova Controversies
Maria Sharapova is tennis player that quit clean and away from scandal. Instead of scandal, her pretty face named her as one of the most beautiful tennis player in the world.
Maria Sharapova Dating
In 2005, she makes every owmen in the world envy because she was dated Maroon Five vocalist Adam Lavine. From 2005 to 2006, she also dated American tennis player, Andy Roddick. After that she dated co-creator of USA’s “The Moment” Charlie Ebersol for a short time in 2008. After that she also dated Slovenian pro basketball player, Sasha Vujacic in November 2009. In October 2010, the couple was engaged but was separated in May 2012. Currently, Maria Sharapova dated Bulgarian tennis player, Grigor Dimitrov since 2012 till now.