English Tennis Player Virginia Wade Bio, Wiki, Age, Career, Height & All Facts

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Biography

Virginia Wade is an English former professional tennis player. Her real name is Sarah Virginia Wade. She was born on 10 July 1945 in Bournemouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. In addition, she holds a British nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. However, there is no any information about her parents, siblings and early life. Furthermore, she is an unmarried woman of 74 years old. There is no any rumor about her affairs and relationship till date.

She is a beautiful woman with a slim and athletic built body. Similarly, she stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs about 61 kg. Also0, she looks more attractive with her blue colored eyes and grey colored hair with tall and fit body. However, due to her ageing, she has wrinkles on her face.

Education

While talking about her academic career, she attended Tunbridge Wells Girl’s Grammar School and Talbot Heath School, Bournemouth. Later, in 1996, she graduated from University of Sussex in mathematics and physics.

Career

Moving towards her professional career, she is a professional tennis player. In addition, in 1986 she won the inaugural open tennis competition-the British Hard Court Open at Bournemouth. However, se rejected her price of US $720. Later, after five months, she became a professional tennis player and won the women’s singles championship at the first US Open. At that time, she defeat Billie Jean King. Similarly, in 1972, she again won second Grand Slam singles championship. Also, she was a member of Order of the British Empire MBE.

Furthermore, she achieved a different name and fame from her successful career. She also has a record of 26 appearances in Wimbledon with 24 of them being in the women’s single. Likewise, after her retirement, she became a tennis coach and worked as a tennis commentator and game analyst for the BBC and Eurosport.

 

Net Worth

She collected an excellent amount of money from her successful career. Thus, she has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.

Overview

  • Full Name: Sarah Virginia Wade
  • Date of Birth: 1945 /07 /10
  • Nickname: Sarah
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Birthplace: England, London
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Tennis Player
  • Nationality: British
  • Eye color: Blue
  • Hair color: Grey
  • Build: Athletic
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inch
  • Weight: 61 kg or 134.48 lbs
  • Net Worth: $2 million