Anna Kournikova (born June 7, 1981) is a famous former Russian Tennis Player, sportsperson, model and Television artist. She played in international games for his country Russia.
Anna also got voted as the sexiest woman around the world in the early 2000s’. She is also famously known as Enrique Iglesias’ wife. In her career, she has seen downfalls, success & fame. Currently, she lives with her family in Miami, Florida, USA.
On the date of 14th February 2020, Anna Kournikova shared an image of her newborn baby and it’s a baby girl. After the birth of the child, the couple is very happy. Enrique Iglesias also shared the image of the child on his Instagram account.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
In Birthplace Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union Anna Kournikova took birth in the year 1981 (age 38 years, as in 2019). Each year with friends Anna celebrates her birthday on June 7.
Her father Sergei Kournikova is a retired Roman-style wrestler and her mother Alla also used to be an athlete, a runner.
She has a younger sibling, a brother named Allan who has also appeared in a child show which is based on young golf players.
She did her schooling and graduation as she grew up in her home town. As we came to know Anna is playing tennis right from the age of 6 only.
Physical Stats, Figure & Appearance
In the early career when everybody saw her playing, Kournikova got appreciation from everybody around the world. Along with talent she also has a charming personality.
She is a very pretty lady and has a nice curvy body. Anna because of playing daily developed her amazing body. She has very beautiful blue eyes and long blonde hair.
Anna Kournikova’s tall height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) helped her Tennis career. She has a fit body and her weight is around 61 kg (134.5 lbs).
Russian beauty even has a beautiful facial structure and has a very clean and glowing skin. Even after retiring from her career she does exercise daily and has a strict daily gym routine.
Personal Life, Spouse & Children
As she got fame from a career she started getting involved in affairs. In the year 1999, her name got attached to a famous Russian ice hockey player named Pavel Bure.
There was also news that they both got engaged when their photo in a restaurant got leaked. Later it proved to be a rumor only.
When in the year 2001 she met the famous Spanish singer Enrique then the news got circulated that they both are dating each other. They both kept denying their relationship back then.
Anna also appeared as a model in Iglesias’s song video named “Escape”. Sources say that they got married in a secret wedding and in the year 2008 a magazine revealed that they both are married.
From the wedding, Anna Kournikova and her husband Enrique Iglesias has 3 kids. The names of his kids are Lucy & Nicholas.
The name of the third child is not confirmed as they have not made any comment about her name. In Miami, they reside on a private island in a luxurious villa worth millions of USD.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Anna Kournikova
|Real Full Birth Name||Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova.
|Famous name||Anna Kournikova.|
|Age (As of 2019)||38 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||7 June 1981.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Gemini.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 61 Kg.
Pounds: 134.5 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Parents||Father: Sergei Kournikov.
|Siblings||Allan (younger brother).|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Kids||1. Lucy Iglesias.
2. Nicholas Iglesias.
3. Name not Known.
|Social media||Instagram: annakournikova (1.4 million followers).
Facebook: @Kournikova (3.3 million likes).
|School||Local High school.|
|Highest Qualification||College Degree Completed.|
|Profession||Tennis Player & TV personality.|
|Net worth||$ 50 million USD (As in 2020).|
Tennis Career, Matches, Grand Slam & Net worth
When Anna Kournikova was only 6 years old her parents admitted to a children’s program to play tennis. Her father said that he wanted a clean and healthy life for her that is why they made her involved in sports.
It was in the year 1995 when she turned into a pro player. At the age of only 14, she won the European Junior Championship and US Open. After this scout around the world started keeping their eyes on her.
In the year 2001 because of an injury in the ankle, she has not participated in the US Open, Wimbledon and other championships. Anna has won around 16 WTA titles in her career.
Since the year 2004, she is away from International matches and has not participated in any but whenever she got a call for exhibition matches and charity matches she enters the field. In 2005 she did around two charity events.
Other than being a professional player she has also worked for magazines like Maxim. She has also done a minor role in a Hollywood comedy movie. According to trustworthy sources, Anna Kournikova has a net worth of 50 million US dollars, as in 2020.
- In 2009 in Men’s Health magazine she ranked at no. 29 in the world’s hottest women.
- At the age of 5, her parents gave her a racquet and after that, she developed an interest in Tennis.
- Anna Kournikova has a villa on a private island in Miami which she got for around 20 million USD.
- According to sources she has received American citizenship.
- At the age of 17, Enrique Iglesias’ spouse got ranked at the no. 16 in the world’s top 20 players.
- When she was at the peak of a Tennis career then she was the most searched person on Google around the world.
- She is the brand ambassador of “Five & Alive”.
- Anna Kournikova has also received many awards in 1996 she received the award for the Newcomer of the year.
- Over the years she won around $3.5 million USD from just prize money.