Tennis Player

Jennifer Capriati

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Age 47
Birthday March 291976
Birth Sign Aries
City New York City
Country NY
Profession Tennis Player

Jennifer Capriati is a famous Tennis Player, born on March 29, 1976 in United States. As of December 2022, Jennifer Capriati’s net worth is $10 Million. She won six singles titles from 1990 to 1993, but because of burn-out, she took a 14-month break from competitive pro tennis.

Parents Stefano Capriati, Denise Capriati
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Siblings Steven
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Jennifer Capriati Biography

International Tennis Hall of Fame and former World No. 1 tennis pro who won 14 professional singles tournaments. At Wimbledon, Capriati reached the quarters for the fourth straight year, where she lost to Serena Williams in 45 minutes, the most lopsided result of their 17-match rivalry. A hamstring injury forced her to withdraw from Los Angeles and San Diego, but she reached the quarterfinals of both Montreal and New Haven. Seeded 8th at the US Open, Capriati defeated Williams in a controversial line call quarterfinal match to reach her fourth US Open semifinal. Capriati then lost to fifth seed Elena Dementieva in the last four in yet another, her third, tight US Open semifinal tiebreak, replicating the result in the tournament from the year before..

Her parents, Stefano and Denise, began training her to be a tennis star as soon as she was able to hold a racket.

Jennifer Maria Capriati (born March 29, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player. A member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, and a former World No. 1, she won three singles championships in Grand Slam tournaments and was the gold medalist at the 1992 Summer Olympics.

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Capriati appeared in an Oil of Olay commercial in the early 1990s. She also appeared in an American Express commercial during the US Open.

Jennifer Capriati Net Worth

Jennifer Capriati is one of the richest Tennis Player & listed on most popular Tennis Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Jennifer Capriati‘s net worth $10 Million.

Net Worth $10 Million
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Source of Income Tennis Player
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At age 13, she started playing professional tennis, and at age 14, she became the youngest player to make the Top Ten at the French Open.

Capriati appeared in an Oil of Olay commercial in the early 1990s. She also appeared in an American Express commercial during the US Open.

In the 1990s, she signed a reported $3-million contract with Diadora, and a $1-million contract with Prince tennis rackets.

Capriati was one of the first power players to emerge on the women’s circuit in the early-to-mid-1990s, along with Monica Seles, Lindsay Davenport, and Mary Pierce. Her style of play was characterized by taking the ball early and on the rise, powerful ground-strokes, and an aggressive mindset on the return of service.

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Capriati’s 1992 season was highlighted by her victory at the Summer Olympics. She defeated second-seeded Arantxa Sánchez Vicario in the semifinals and came from a set down to defeat top-seeded Steffi Graf in the gold-medal match. Capriati next defended her title in San Diego, defeating Conchita Martínez in the final, the only time that Capriati won back-to-back singles titles during her career. She reached the quarter-finals at the Australian Open (in her debut), at the French Open, and at Wimbledon, and then she lost in the third round at the US Open. In Miami, Capriati ended Monica Seles’s streak of 21 consecutive finals by defeating her in the quarterfinals. Capriati finished the year ranked in the top 10 for the third straight year, at No. 7. She also became the youngest player to surpass $1 million in prize money (Martina Hingis would later break this record). Also in 1992, a Sega Genesis video game titled Jennifer Capriati Tennis was released by Renovation Products.

Jennifer Capriati Height

Jennifer Capriati’s height 5 feet 7 inches weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.
Height 5 feet 7 inches
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Ranked on the list of most popular Tennis Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Jennifer Capriati celebrates birthday on March 29 of every year.

Capriati had reached the semifinals of the US Open four times in her career (1991, 2001, 2003 and 2004), losing to a different opponent each time. Three of those times (1991, 2003 and 2004), she had lost in tough third-set tiebreaks, and two of those three opponents (Monica Seles in 1991, and Justine Henin in 2003) had then gone on to win the final and US Open championships easily in straight sets thereafter.

What happened with Jennifer Capriati?

Capriati staged a comeback in 1999, winning her first title since 1993. In 2001, she’d win the Australian Open and the French Open, and once again rank in the WTA top 10. But in 2004, she injured her wrist and shoulder, and was unable to continue playing professionally.

How old was Jennifer Capriati when she won her first major?

French Open3R (2000, 2001)
Wimbledon3R (1991, 2000)
US OpenQF (2001)

How old is Jennifer Capriati?

46 years (March 29, 1976)

Did Jennifer Capriati ever win a Grand Slam?


Is Jennifer Capriati a drug addict?

Jennifer Capriati is still fighting her demons. They were with her when she became the youngest player ever to finish a season in the top 10. They were with her when she battled back from drug addiction to claim her first Grand Slam title.

Capriati, unranked, played her first match in 15 months in Essen, where she reached the quarterfinals, losing to Jana Novotná in three sets. She reached her first final in more than three years at Chicago, defeating Monica Seles en route, before losing again to Novotná in three sets. Capriati also reached the quarters in the fall at the Zurich Open, defeating Sabatini in the opening round in what would be the last singles match of Sabatini’s career. Capriati competed in her first Grand Slam tournaments since 1993 at the French Open and the U.S. Open, losing in the first round of both. Capriati re-appeared on the rankings in April at No. 103, and finished the year inside the top 25, at No. 24.

At her first tournament (Sydney 1993), Capriati defeated third-ranked Sabatini in the semifinals before defeating Anke Huber in the final. For the second straight year, she reached the quarterfinals at the first three majors of the year. She reached the final of the Rogers Cup in Montreal, losing to Steffi Graf. At the US Open, the seventh-seeded Capriati lost her opening match to former top 15-player Leila Meskhi, her first loss in the first round of any pro tournament. Following this loss, Capriati decided to take a break from tennis. She finished the year ranked ninth.

In 1994, Capriati admitted that she had contemplated suicide due to tennis burnout and issues over her appearance and relationships. In 2010, she required treatment for a drug overdose.

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