Who is Maria Sharapova?
Maria Sharapova, real name Maria Yuryvena Sharapova, was born on April 19, 1987. Professionally, she is a Russian Tennis player. Her parents Yuri and Yelena were from Gomel, Belarussian SSR. But due to some reservations regarding the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident, they left Russia and migrated to the United States of America. Therefore, Maria has been a resident of the USA since 1994. Since 2001, she has competed on the WTA tour, and WTA ranked her World No.1 in singles on five separate occasions. She is one of the ten women and the only Russian, who is holding Career Grand Slam. Her efficient game and flawless performance let her win an Olympic medal. She is a right-handed (two-handed backhand). Her height is 6 feet 2 inches, and muscular strength made her an ideal Tennis player. Her first coach was her father, and later, she came under the coaching and training of Thomas Hogstedt. Who are a competent coach and a former Tennis player from Sweden? He had the ability to distill raw and crude talent and extract a polished and competent player. Therefore, he accepted Sharapova as his trainee and let her achieve the position where she is now.
The Russian-American Tennis player is a multi-millionaire. She earned millions of dollars from her sports. The 2 most authentic online sources have two different opinions regarding her Celebrity Net Worth, she predicted net worth is $135 million. But the Richest’s estimation is quite different. She is considered as the richest Tennis player. It says her net worth is $195 million. The reality is a bit ambiguous. But it is evident that she is one of those sports personalities, whose net worth are more than $130 million or $190 million. She is one of the youngest players that are very rich.
Maria Sharapova’s height is 6 feet 2 inches weight is 68 kg, zodiac sign is Aries, eye color is green, hair color is blonde.
She did not ever pose in nude. These are just rumors about her nude pictures. And there is no evidence that she posed in the nude for Playboy.
Sharapova is not married; she has no husband. Previously, she was dating with the Bulgarian Tennis star Grigor Dimitrov. After having a serious relationship with him, she got engaged with him. But after some time, Sharapova’s became a news headline for getting infatuated with a British businessman and millionaire Alexander Gilkes. Sources reveal he is 38 years old rich man, who was born in London. He belongs to the gentry and elite class of London. He has both wealth and social status. And Prince William and Prince Harry are one of his best friends. Although the sources are saying he is 38 years old. Yet he looks younger than 31 years old Tennis player Maria Sharapova. It can be estimated that the body physique, height, wealth and social status are the major driving forces that pulled her from her ex-fiance and pushed towards Alexander Gilkes. And one more that attracted her towards Gilkes, he fluently speaks Russian and appreciates the Russian literature. These are the characteristics of Alexander that captivated the richest and most competent Tennis player.
US open games have started on August 21, 2018, and they could continue till September 9, 2018. Maria Sharapova played the first game of US women singles on August 29, 2018, in Louis Armstrong Stadium. She won the game with 2 Aces, 9 double faults, 65% first serve %, 67% win % on 1st serve, 57% win% on 2nd serve and 6 break points won. She defeated Patty Schnyder. On August 31, 2018, she defeated Sorana Cirstea. She won the game with 5 Aces, 10 Double faults and 5 break points won. On September 2, she played against J. Ostapenko and defeated her with 6,3 and 6,2. On September 3, she will play Vs Carla Suarez Navarro. In the US Open 2018, Sharapova is playing for women singles only. And she is defeating her rivals and she is on her journey to win the final and reach the destination.
In 2016, Sharapova was suspended for two years due to over positive doping test. She was suspended by the International Tennis Federation because the traces of the banned substance medium were found in her blood sample. She spontaneously responded to that decision and said she would appeal the decision. She said she did not intend to cheat, but she committed a mistake on which she apologized. Consequently, the ITF tribunal unanimously decided that she did not do this intentionally. She also cleared her image by saying that ”The tribunal found that I did not seek treatment from my doctor for the purpose of obtaining a performance-enhancing substance”.
Currently, she lives in a longboat key that is a barrier island located on the Gulf of Mexico near Bradenton, Florida. She lives in a two-story home of four bedrooms, fireplace, swimming pool, and a boat dock. Being a multi-millionaire and the richest Tennis player, she alone lives in a luxury home.