Sara Errani is an Italian athlete and professional tennis player. Sara Errani won the 2012 French Open and 2012 US Open doubles titles with partner Roberta Vinci.
Table of Biography
Sara Errani was born on April 29, 1987. At present, she is 34 years old and her sun sign is Taurus. She was born in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. Her father Giorgio was a fruit and vegetable seller whereas her mother Fulvia was a pharmacist. Sara has a brother named Davide Errani.
Similarly, her father sent her to the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Florida at the age of 12. And, at the age of 16, she moved to Valencia, Spain to be coached by Pablo Lozano and David Andres.
Professional Life and Career
Sara is a former top-five player in singles and former world No. 1 in doubles. Therefore, with 9 WTA singles titles and 27 doubles titles, she is the Italian tennis player winning the highest number of WTA titles ever. Moreover, she entered in Top 10 on 11th June 2012, remaining there for 94 straight weeks, and on 20th May 2013, reaching her career-high singles ranking of world No. 5.
On 10th September 2012, this player became the world No. 1 in doubles for the first time. Sara was the year-end No. 1 doubles player in both the years 2013 and 2014. Further, she has held the top ranking for a combined total of 87 weeks. Her breakthrough season occurred in the year 2012.
Similarly, at the Australian Open, Sara reached the quarterfinals in singles and was a finalist in doubles. She was known as a clay-court specialist and also won three titles on clay going into the 2012 French Open. There, she reached the finals in both the singles and doubles tournaments, winning the doubles title with her partner Roberta Vinci.
Likewise, she and Vinci also won the doubles titles at the 2012 US Open, and the 2013 and 2014 Australian Open. Further, by winning the 2014 Wimbledon Women’s Doubles title, she and Vinci became only the 5th pair in tennis history to complete a Career Grand Slam.
Moreover, her achievement in reaching the 2012 US Open singles semifinals leaves Wimbledon as the only Grand Slam tournament in which she has yet to make the quarterfinals in singles. Sara also made the semifinals at the 2013 French Open, the quarterfinals at the 2014 French Open, 2014 US Open.
And, also 2015 French Open, and qualified to the WTA Finals twice in the years 2012 and 2013. Additionally, in the year 2017, this player was banned from playing for 10 months due to a failed drug test.
Sara is married to Pablo Lozano for more than a decade, and the duo shares two sons. In the year 2013, she welcomed her son. Sara often keeps posting their pictures on her social media profiles. The four of them often keep traveling to different places. However, this beautiful family spends most of their time together.
Sara is 5 feet 5 inches or 1.64 m tall and weighs around 58 kilos or 128 lbs. This player has a set of beautiful blue eyes and has light brown hair color. Moreover, she wears a dress of size 6 (US) and wears a shoe size of 7.5 (US). Sadly, her other body stats are not provided.
Social Media and Net Worth
Her Instagram account ‘@saraerrani87’ has gained more than 60.4K followers. And her ‘@SaraErrani’ Twitter account has earned over 146.5K followers.
Sara has a net worth of $10 million. This player has been accumulating most of her net worth through her successful career as a tennis player.