Svetlana Kuznetsova Biography
Svetlana Kuznetsova is a professional tennis player. She is widely known for heavy topspin and bouts of inconsistency; she acquired the US Open in 2004 and the French Open in 2009. Svetlana is a happily married woman and her husband’s name is Vladimir.
Svetlana Kuznetsova Early Life & Education
Aleksandrovna Kuznetsova was born on 27 June 1985 in Leningrad, Russia. She comes from the athletic family, where her father (Aleksandr Kuznetsov) was a coach and her mother Galina Tsareva was a popular player, who obtained six-time world champion and bag of 20 world records in cycling.
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Her sibling Nikolay Kuznetsov is one of the contestants, winner of the silver medal in 1996 Summer Olympics. She was keenly interested in sports and from the early age, she used to watch tennis. She began to play tennis and gradually she was preferring to play it. Then she turned to Spain to take better training.
Svetlana Kuznetsova Career
Svetlana Kuznetsova started her career when she found some interest in playing tennis. She got gear in her first International Tennis Federation on 31 January. Besides, She didn’t grasp her full effort in the game, so she missed in the quarterfinal to Oana–Elena Golimbioschi.
Then, she made her second appearance on Talence in April. Then in the next tournament, She led to the quarterfinal but lost in four sets. By her effort, she was ranked at the top 900. In Mallorca, she played the last tournament of the year and she defeated Silvia Disderi and was placed on the rank of 889.
On April 2001, she obtained the first title on the ITF Circuit. In 2001, She placed the rank of 259. After showing some hard work she finished the 2003 season as world No. 36. Then she rose to work hard to uplift her form and ended the 2004 season as world No. 5. In 2006, She did her country proud by finishing the season as world No. 4.
In 2007, She completed the season by beating many other contenders and grace as the world No. 2. In 2008, Kuznetsova completed the year ranked No. 8. Subsequently, by showing her remarkable effort towards her career Kuznetsova ended the year 2009 ranked No. 3.
Since the 2010 season, Kuznetsova failed her top 10 positions and even lost down to a year-end ranking of 72 in 2012, still growing in 2016, when she proceeded to the top 10 and led the semifinals of the WTA Finals, her excellent result in that tournament to date.
Svetlana Kuznetsova is currently the number 8 ranked player in the WTA rankings.
Svetlana Kuznetsova Personal Life
As her professional life, her personal life is also successful.She is a happily married woman. She and her husband Vladimir Solodovnik has been married for a long time. The couple wedding date was set for August 2003 in Denver, a private ceremony, where only close friends and relative attended their wedding.
After dating around a year the couple decided to get married. The couple faced ups and downs together in their married life. From divorce rumors to cheating scandals to even serious health problems. For her, her husband is a hero. In fact, he is not only her husband, he is a hero for her. He literally became her hero after he saved her life.
Svetlana Kuznetsova Net Worth
Svetlana Kuznetsova is one of the successful tennis players and earned name and fame in this field. She has won Russian Cup (Newcomer of the Year, Success of the Year, Team of the Year). She was also paid as “Best Contemporary Tennis Player”.
In 2016, She was paid as Best Tennis Player. She has won the cash prize of US$ 22,770,705. Her income source also hails from endorsements. As of 2017, her estimated net worth has $30 million.