Tennis Player

Anna Kournikova

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Age 42
Birthday June 71981
Birth Sign Gemini
City Moscow
Country Russia
Profession Tennis Player

Anna Kournikova is a famous Tennis Player, born on June 7, 1981 in Russia. As of December 2022, Anna Kournikova’s net worth is $50 Million. She was featured in the 2004 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and she was a trainer on season 12 of The Biggest Loser.

Parents Alla Kournikova, Sergei Kournikov
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Siblings Allan Kournikova
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Children(s) Lucy Iglesias, Nicholas Iglesias, Mary Iglesias

Anna Kournikova Biography

Former tennis player who ranked as high as #8 in the world. She reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon in 1997. At the French Open, Kournikova made it to the third round before losing to world No. 1, Martina Hingis. She also reached the third round in doubles with Likhovtseva. At the Wimbledon Championships, Kournikova became only the second woman in the open era to reach the semi-finals in her Wimbledon debut, the first being Chris Evert in 1972. There she lost to eventual champion Martina Hingis..

In December 2017, she welcomed twins named Nicholas and Lucy with her longterm partner Enrique Iglesias. In January 2020, she and Iglesias welcomed another daughter named Mary. She was previously married to Sergei Fedorov.

Kournikova was born in Moscow, Russia on 7 June 1981. Her father, Sergei Kournikov (born 1961), a former Greco-Roman wrestling champion, eventually earned a PhD and was a professor at the University of Physical Culture and Sport in Moscow. As of 2001, he was still a part-time martial arts instructor there. Her mother Alla (born 1963) had been a 400-metre runner. Her younger half-brother, Allan, is a youth golf world champion who was featured in the 2013 documentary film The Short Game.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Russian: А́нна Серге́евна Ку́рникова , IPA: [ˈanːə sʲɪrˈɡʲejɪvnə ˈkurnʲɪkəvə] ( listen ) ; born 7 June 1981) is a Russian former professional tennis player and American television personality. Her appearance and celebrity status made her one of the best known tennis stars worldwide. At the peak of her fame, fans looking for images of Kournikova made her name one of the most common search strings on Google Search.

Anna Kournikova Net Worth

Anna Kournikova is one of the richest Tennis Player & listed on most popular Tennis Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Anna Kournikova‘s net worth $50 Million.

Net Worth $50 Million
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Source of Income Tennis Player
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House Living in own house.

She received her first tennis racquet as a New Year’s gift.

Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Russian: А́нна Серге́евна Ку́рникова , IPA: [ˈanːə sʲɪrˈɡʲejɪvnə ˈkurnʲɪkəvə] ( listen ) ; born 7 June 1981) is a Russian former professional tennis player and American television personality. Her appearance and celebrity status made her one of the best known tennis stars worldwide. At the peak of her fame, fans looking for images of Kournikova made her name one of the most common search strings on Google Search.

Kournikova received her first tennis racquet as a New Year gift in 1986 at the age of five. Describing her early regimen, she said, “I played two times a week from age six. It was a children’s program. And it was just for fun; my parents didn’t know I was going to play professionally, they just wanted me to do something because I had lots of energy. It was only when I started playing well at seven that I went to a professional academy. I would go to school, and then my parents would take me to the club, and I’d spend the rest of the day there just having fun with the kids.” In 1986, Kournikova became a member of the Spartak Tennis Club, coached by Larissa Preobrazhenskaya. In 1989, at the age of eight, Kournikova began appearing in junior tournaments, and by the following year, was attracting attention from tennis scouts across the world. She signed a management deal at age ten and went to Bradenton, Florida, to train at Nick Bollettieri’s celebrated tennis academy.

Earlier, in September 1995, Kournikova, still at the age of 14, debuted in the WTA Tour, when she received a wildcard into the qualifications at the WTA tournament in Moscow, the Moscow Ladies Open, and played her way through the qualifying rounds before losing in the second round of the main draw to third-seeded Sabine Appelmans. There at the 1995 Moscow Ladies Open Kournikova already reached her first WTA Tour doubles final. Partnering with 1995 Wimbledon girls’ champion in both singles and doubles Aleksandra Olsza, she lost the title match to Meredith McGrath and Larisa Savchenko-Neiland.

Who is Anna Kournikova dating?

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In 1996, she started playing under a new coach, Ed Nagel. Her six-year tenure with Ed would produce terrific results. At the age of 15, she made her Grand Slam debut, when she reached the fourth round of the 1996 US Open, only to be stopped by then-top ranked player Steffi Graf, the eventual champion. After this tournament, Kournikova’s ranking jumped from No. 144 to debut in the Top 100 at No. 69. Kournikova was a member of the Russian delegation to the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1996, she was named WTA Newcomer of the Year, and she was ranked No. 57 in the end of the season.

Anna Kournikova Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Tennis Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Russia. Anna Kournikova celebrates birthday on June 7 of every year.

Most of Kournikova’s fame has come from the publicity surrounding her looks and her personal life. During her debut at the 1996 US Open at the age of 15, the western world noticed her beauty, and soon pictures of her appeared in numerous magazines worldwide.

Are Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias Still Together?

Even though they are very secretive, they have been happily living together for 21 years and raising 3 children. They are an exemplary couple for other celebrities and ordinary people. Anna was already a famous tennis player by the time she met Enrique Iglesias.

What is Anna Kournikova doing nowadays?

Kournikova retired from professional tennis in 2003 due to serious back and spinal problems, including a herniated disk. She lives in Miami Beach, Florida, and played in occasional exhibitions and in doubles for the St. Louis Aces of World Team Tennis before the team folded in 2011.

How old was Anna Kournikova when she met Enrique?

When Kournikova and Iglesias first met, she was barely 21 and had been linked to two much-older Russian hockey players, Pavel Bure and Sergei Federov, off and on since she was about 16.

Why did Anna Kournikova not marry?

Right now, tying the knot just simply isn’t a priority for her and Iglesias, 36, she adds. “[Marriage] isn’t important to me. I’m in a happy relationship – that’s all that matters,” Kournikova told Women’s Health. “I believe in commitment.

Who is richer Julio or Enrique?

Julio Iglesias Is Richer Julio and Enrique each have seven albums that reached platinum status but perhaps Julio’s higher net worth has come from his equity investment strategy.

At the US Open, she lost in the second round to the eleventh seed Irina Spîrlea. Partnering with Likhovtseva, she reached the third round of the women’s doubles event. Kournikova played her last WTA Tour event of 1997 at Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Filderstadt, losing to Amanda Coetzer in the second round of singles, and in the first round of doubles to Lindsay Davenport and Jana Novotná partnering with Likhovtseva. She broke into the top 50 on 19 May, and was ranked No. 32 in singles and No. 41 in doubles at the end of the season.

Kournikova entered the 1997 Australian Open as world No. 67, where she lost in the first round to world No. 12, Amanda Coetzer. At the Italian Open, Kournikova lost to Amanda Coetzer in the second round. However, she reached the semi-finals in the doubles partnering with Elena Likhovtseva, before losing to the sixth seeds Mary Joe Fernández and Patricia Tarabini.

Kournikova was named one of People’ s 50 Most Beautiful People in 1998 and was voted “hottest female athlete” on ESPN.com. In 2002, she also placed first in FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World in US and UK editions. By contrast, ESPN – citing the degree of hype as compared to actual accomplishments as a singles player – ranked Kournikova 18th in its “25 Biggest Sports Flops of the Past 25 Years”. Kournikova was also ranked No. 1 in the ESPN Classic series “Who’s number 1?” when the series featured sport’s most overrated athletes.

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