April 19, 1987
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Maria Sharapova is one of the former biggest stars in the sport of tennis, she clinched her first Grand Slam championship at age 17. She also has five grand slam titles and a former No. 1 ranking in the world.
Recently, the 32-year-old Russian former professional tennis player has made headlines all over the net saying that her time on the court has come to end. She retired from tennis at age 32 on Wednesday as stated In an exclusive essay for Vanity Fair and Vogue
As of 2020, Maria Sharapova’s net worth is estimated to be $195 Million.
Maria Yuryevna Sharapova was born on the 19th of April 1987, in Nyagan, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union. From parents Yuri Sharapov and Yelena. Her parents knowingly to leave their homeland right before Maria was born cause of the effects of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident.
The year 1993 Sharapova attended a tennis clinic in Moscow where she began her professional training at the age of six. Shortly after that, her father brought her to to the United States of America in the year 1994. Then she began her another tennis lesson with Rick Macci, in the Rick Macci Tennis Academy funded by her father. Later on, in 1995, she was signed by IMG who willing to pay the annual tuition fee of $35,000 for Sharapova to stay at the Academy.
In the year 2000 Sharapova won the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships at the age of just 13. She played her first WTA tournament at the Pacific Life Open in 2002 and Australian Open and Wimbledon which made her the youngest girl ever to reach the final of the Australian Open junior championship.
The year 2003 she was awarded the WTA Newcomer of the Year honor. The year 2004 Sharapova won the third title of her career at the Wimbledon warm-up DFS Classic against opponent Tatiana Golovin in the final. at age 17 won her first Grand Slam singles title defeating Serena Williams and becoming the third-youngest woman to win the Wimbledon title.
What is Maria Sharapova’s net worth?
As of the year, 2020 Maria Sharapova net worth is estimated to be more than $195 million. As of the year, 2020 Maria Sharapova’s net worth is estimated to be more than $195 million. Knowingly that the majority of her earnings have come from great sponsorship and a string of endorsements, in which if we sum it both greatly exceed the value of her tournament winnings.
Here are some of the best highlights of Maria Sharapova’s career:
- Wimbledon (2004) – Won
- US Open (2006) – Won
- Australian Open (2008) – Won
- French Open (2012) – Won
- French Open (2014) – Won