Snappy Facts Name:Anna Kournikova Birthday: June 7, 1981 Nationality: Russian Popular: Tennis Players Russian Women Age: 38 Years, 38 Year Old Females Sun Sign: Gemini Otherwise called: Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova Conceived In: Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union Popular As: Tennis Star Stature: 5’8″ (173 cm), 5’8″ Females Family: Life partner/Ex-: Sergei Fedorov Father: Sergei Kournikov
Birthday: June 7, 1981
Popular: Tennis Players Russian Women
Age: 38 Years, 38 Year Old Females
Sun Sign: Gemini
Otherwise called: Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova
Conceived In: Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Popular As: Tennis Star
Stature: 5’8″ (173 cm), 5’8″ Females
Life partner/Ex-: Sergei Fedorov
Father: Sergei Kournikov
City: Moscow, Russia
A previous World Number 1 expert tennis player, Anna Kournikova alongside her duplicates accomplice Martina Hingis won two Grand Slam titles (Australian Open). She made her presentation in expert tennis at the youthful age of 14, turning into the most youthful ever player to take an interest and win the Fed Cup for Russia. This achiever made it to the U.S Open when she was just multi year old and at 16 figured out how to reach up to the semi-finals of Wimbledon. Shockingly, she needed to resign from expert tennis at 21 years old due to because of extreme back issues. She, notwithstanding, keeps on playing for philanthropy matches and display matches. After she resigned from tennis, she sought after a short stretch in demonstrating; showed up in notices and even assumed a minor job in a film. She was additionally found in the music video ‘Break’ of Spanish vocalist and lyricist, Enrique Iglesias. She before long wound up one of the most profoundly looked through big names on the web. She was highlighted on ‘Individuals’ magazine’s rundown of ’50 Most Beautiful People’.
Youth and Early Life
Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova was conceived in Moscow, Russian SFSR, to a wrestling champion and teacher, Sergei Kournikov and Alla, a competitor. She was talented her first tennis racket at 5 years old.
In 1986, at five years old she joined the Spartak Tennis Club, where she was trained by Larissa Preobrazhenskaya. When she turned eight she started playing junior competitions.
When she was nine years of age, she dazzled numerous universal tennis scouts with her playing aptitudes. At ten years old, she marked her first arrangement to prepare at Nick Bollettieri’s outstanding tennis school in Florida.
She entered proficient tennis at 14 years old, winning the Fed Cup for Russia – turning into the most youthful player to do as such. She likewise won European Championships and the Italian Open Junior competition.
In 1995, she was a double cross victor of the International Tennis Federation title. That year, she additionally made it to the pairs last at the Women’s Tennis Association Tour at the Kremlin Cup.
In 1996, she made her fabulous hammer debut at the US Open. The next year, she played the Australian Open, Italian Open, French Open and furthermore made her Wimbledon debut, arriving at the semi-finals.
In 1997, she played the US Open and lost against Irina Sp�rlea. That year, she played the WTA Tour occasion, which was held at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Filderstadt.
In 1998, she took an interest in the Australian Open and around then she was positioned number 16 on the WTA’s main 20. She lost against Martina Hingis, World Number one at that point. That year, she lost in the second round at the Paris Open.
In the 1998 French Open she arrived at the fourth round, after which she lost to Jana Novotn�. She likewise made it until the fourth round in the U.S Open, after which she lost to Arantxa Sanchez Vicario.
In 1999, she arrived at the World No 1 position in pairs. She arrived at the last round of the French Open that year and won the Grand Slam Doubles at the Australian Open.
In 2000, she won the Gold Coast Open pairs and arrived at the singles semi-finals at the Medibank International, Sydney, where she lost to Lindsay Davenport. She arrived at the fourth round in singles and the semi-finals in copies at the Australian Open.
In the 2000 season, she made it to eight semi-finals at the WTA Tour Championships – Sydney, Scottsdale, Stanford, San Diego, Luxembourg and Leipzig. She arrived at the finals of the U.S Open.
In 2001, she experienced damage in her left foot because of which couldn’t play in excess of twelve competitions, which incorporated the French Open and the Wimbledon.
In 2001, she arrived at the subsequent amazing pummel quarterfinals at the Australian Open. That season, she was positioned number 74 in singles and number 26 in duplicates.
In 2002, she won the Grand Slam Doubles at the Australian Open alongside her accomplice Martina Hingis. She additionally arrived at the semi-finals in the Wimbledon and arrived at the quarter-finals at the U.S Open.
After 2003, she didn’t play anything else of the Women’s Tennis Association Tournaments. She anyway played different counterparts for magnanimous causes and presentations.
In March 2004, she resigned from expert tennis because of interminable lower back torment.
In 2005, she played a duplicates philanthropy coordinate for the Indian Ocean torrent. That year, alongside Martina Hingis she played for the World Team Tennis philanthropy.
In 2008, she went to the Nautica Malibu Triathlon so as to fund-raise for youngsters’ medical clinics in Los Angeles. That year, she additionally played show philanthropy coordinates in North Carolina.
Later in 2008, she played to fund-raise for the Elton John AIDS Foundation and Atlanta AIDS Partnership Fund. The next year, she played at the ‘incredible night’ occasion coordinate that was held in New York.
In 2010, after a long break from aggressive tennis, she played with her pairs accomplice Martina Hingis in the Invitational Ladies Doubles occasion at Wimbledon. They won against Samantha Smith and Anne Hobbs.
Grants and Achievements
In 1996, she was granted the WTA Newcomer of the Year grant.
In 1999, alongside her copies accomplice, Martina Hingis, she was granted the WTA Doubles Team of the Year grant.
Individual Life and Legacy
She was impractically engaged with the Russian ice Hockey player, Pavel Bure. It is accepted that the two met in 1999. The next year, it was estimated that the couple was locked in however they denied it.
It was supposed that she dated Russian ice hockey player Sergei Viktorovich Fedorov and the two were hitched in 2001 and separated in 2003. Her specialists be that as it may, more than once denied this.
In 2000, she assumed a little job in the film, ‘Me, Myself and Irene’.
Around 2001, she was seen with Spanish artist Enrique Iglesias and even showed up in one of his music recordings; ‘Departure’ that year. As indicated by reports, they got hitched and later isolated.
Alongside Spanish artist Enrique Iglesias, she put $20 million house in Miami.
She has likewise showed up on the TV appear, ‘The Biggest Loser’.
In 2001, an infection named after this Russian expert tennis player was discharged on the web.