Real Name Maria Yuryevna Sharapova
Nickname The Siberian Siren
Profession Tennis player
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet- 6′ 1″
Weight in Kilograms- 68 kg (in 2015)
in Pounds- 150 lbs (Approx.)
Measurements 34-24-36
Eye Colour Green
Hair Colour Blonde
International Debut Turned pro in 2001
Coach/Mentor Sven Groenveld
Nature on field Cool
Favourite Shot Forehand
Achievements (main ones) • Winner of 5 Grand Slams.
• 35 singles WTA titles, 4 ITF titles.
• She achieved the No. 1 ranking in August 2005.
• She has won 592 games in her career while losing only 142.
Career Turning Point After achieving the No.1 ranking in 2005, it was difficult for the opponents to move past Maria.
Personal Life
Date of Birth 19 April 1987
Age (as in 2016) 29 Years
Birth Place Nyagan, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Aries
Nationality Russian
Hometown Nyagan, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
School Keystone National High School, Pennsylvania (Distance Education)
College N/A
Educational Qualifications N/A
Family Father– Yuri Sharapova
Mother– Yelena Sharapova
Religion Eastern Orthodox Christian
Ethnicity Russian
Hobbies Singing, Dancing, Movies, Modeling
Controversies • Tested positive for doping, traces of Meldonium found in blood samples; the drug was banned recently. As a result, WTA has suspended Maria for 2 years. She says that she had a prescription for it and was using it to deal with Magnesium deficiency and her family’s history of Diabetes.
• Sharapova once said that she didn’t know who Sachin Tendulkar was; she was criticized for such a statement especially by people from the Indian sub-continent.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Russian & Thai Cuisines
Favourite Film Titanic
Favourite Singer Madonna, Adele
Girls, Family & More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Sasha Vujacic (2008-2010)
Husband N/A
Children N/A
Style Quotient
Cars Collection Range Rover, Porsche 911 Carrera
Money Factor
Net Worth $125 Million