Who Is Maria Sakkari? Who Are Maria Sakkari Parents? How Tall Is Maria Sakkari?

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Maria Sakkari
Maria Sakkari (Image Credits: Maria Sakkari Instagram)

Maria Sakkari is a professional tennis player from Greece. A right-handed muscular woman was born on 25th July 1995 in Athens, one of the oldest cities in the world and the capital of Greece. A stalwart is currently living in Monte-Carlo, Monaco and reached a career-high ranking of World No.18 on 17th May 2021. 

Who Are Maria Sakkari Parents, Brother, and Sister? 

Sakkari’s parents are her father, Konstantinos, and her mother, Angeliki, a former WTA top 50 player. Her brother’s name is Yannis, and her sister’s name is Amanda. As of June 2021, Maria is single.

Maria Sakkari’s Junior Career

Sakkari started playing tennis at the age of six because of her parents. Later on, at the age of 18, she moved to Barcelona to learn more tennis skills. According to ITF records, Greek competed in several junior level tournaments from 2009 to 2011. Most notably, she managed to reach the championship match at the 2nd Mostar Open in 2010. 

 

Maria Sakkari’s WTA Career

Sakkari stormed into a professional career in 2015. She made WTA Tour and Grand Slam main draw debut at the 2015 US Open as a qualifier. 

However, Greek reached the first-ever WTA Tour-level final at San Jose Classic Open in 2018. Subsequently, she hunted her first WTA career little at the 2019 Morocco Open after ousting British Johanna Konta in the championship match.

At the Grand Slam events, Sakkari reached the first-ever semifinal at the 2021 French Open, and the fourth rounds at the Australian Open and US Open, and the third round at Wimbledon.  

How Tall Is Maria Sakkari? Who Is the Coach of Maria Sakkari?

Sakkari is 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters) tall. Former ATP player and current WTA Gold Coach Tom Hill coaches Sakkari Since 2018. Greek has been growing significantly under the 26-year-old Brit’s guidance. 

Exciting Facts About Maria Sakkari 

Sakkari’s favourite surfaces are hard, and clay and her favourite shot is service. Her favourite players are Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal

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Maria Sakkari on Instagram: mariasakkari

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