Anna Kournikova

Anna Kournikova

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Anna Kournikova is a Russian-born American athlete. Anna Kournikova is a former professional tennis player and television personality. Likewise, she is also popular as the spouse of the popular Spanish-American singer Enrique Miguel Iglesias.

Early Childhood

Anna Kournikova whose birth name is Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova was born on 7th June 1981 and is currently 39 years old. Likewise, Anna was born in Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union, and later went to the United States of America and holds American citizenship. Similarly, talking about her ethnicity and religion, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group and follows Christianity. Likewise, she was born in an athlete family.

Her parents were also athletes. Likewise, her father Sergei Kournikova is a wrestling champion and professor. Similarly, her mother Alla Kournikova was also an athlete. Being born in an athlete family, Anna was always motivated for playing games since childhood. Similarly, she got her first tennis racket at the age of 5 on the year 1986. Similarly, in the same year, she joined Spartak Tennis Club under the coaching of Larissa Preobrazhenskaya.

Moreover, by the age of eight, she began playing junior tournaments. Similarly, at the age of nine, her playing skills on tennis scout were already popular among many international fans. Likewise, she also signed the first deal to train at Nick Bollettieri’s tennis school in Florida.

Anna Kournikova

Caption: Childhood picture of Anna with her father. Source: Instagram

Furthermore, talking about her educational qualification, Anna is a college graduate. However, more than this, there is no information about her educational background in it.

Professional Life

Talking about his professional life, Anna started his professional journey in playing tennis at a very young age. Moreover, at the age of 14, she won the FED Cup for Russia being the youngest player to win. Likewise, she also won the Italian Open Junior tournament and European Championships. Similarly, on the year 1995, she became a two-time winner of the International Tennis Federation title. Moreover, she also made it to the doubles final at the Women’s Tennis Association Tour at the Kremlin Cup in the same year.

Likewise, on the year 1996, Anna made her debut in the grand slam at the US Open. Followed by this, she also played the Italian Open, Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon reaching to semi-finals. Similarly, she did a WTA Tour event held at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. In the same year 1997, she played the US Open and lost to Irina Sparlea. She then participated in the Australian Open ranking number 16 on the WTA’s top 20. Unfortunately, she lost to Martina Hingis. Similarly, she lost to Jana Novotn and Arantxa Sanchez Vicario.

However, after the year 2003, Anna did not play the Women’s Tennis Association Tournament and due to chronic lower back pain, she retired from professional tennis in March 2004. In 2005, she made her doubles charity match for the Indian Ocean tsunami. In the same year, she played for the World Team Tennis charity in the year 2005. Likewise, Anna played many charity game events.

Anna Kournikova

Caption: Picture of Anna on a magazine cover. Source: Instagram

Net worth

Talking about his net worth and earnings, Anna is an athlete by profession. Similarly, she has been making a good amount of earnings from her career and impressive fame. Likewise, she has a net worth of around $50 million.

Relationship status

Regarding her relationship status, Anna is straight and in a marital relationship with Spanish-American singer Enrique Iglesias. They started dating in 2001 and their relationship grew more after shooting for his music video Escape in the same year. However, the date of their tying knot is not yet available. This lovely couple has three children together and living a very happy life as a family for more than two decades.

Body Measurement and Social Media

Talking about her body measurement, this gorgeous athlete stands 5 feet 8 inches (68 inches) tall and weighs around 61 kg. Likewise, she has a fit body type with a healthy physique and her body measurement is 36-25-36. Likewise, looking at her physical appearance, Anna has fair skin with blonde hair and dark brown pair of eyes.

Reflecting upon her social media presence, Anna is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Likewise, his Facebook account is @Kournikova and has 3.3 million followers in it. Similarly, she joined Twitter in November 2011 and has 6.8 followers on her @KournikovaDaily account on Twitter. Likewise, Anna has 1.7 million followers on her @annakournikova account on Instagram.