Virginia Wade Bio

(Professional Tennis Player)

Virginia Wade is a former British professional tennis player. She has kept her romantic life low-key.

Relationship Statistics of Virginia Wade

What is Virginia Wade marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
How many children does Virginia Wade have ? (name):None
Is Virginia Wade having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Virginia Wade lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Virginia Wade is an unmarried woman. Despite being a tennis star at her time she has never been in any relationship nor had any children.

She keeps her personal life very secret, she never talked about his relationship in public. Moreover, she hasn’t seen together with anyone in her whole career.

Who is Virginia Wade?

Virginia Wade is a professional tennis player, who previously represents Great Britain. She was the No.1 British player for over a decade in her time.

Virginia has collected several trophies in her career which also includes the famous Wimbledon title in 1977. She feels so lucky to receive such a precious trophy from Queen Elizabeth II.

In addition, she has also managed to lift some other famous titles which include Australian Open and U.S Open in both singles and doubles. Moreover, she was ranked in the world top 10 for consecutive 13 years.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality, Education

Talking about her early life she was born on 10 July 1945 in Bournemouth, England. But she experienced her childhood in South Africa with her parents at the age of one where she also started to play tennis. At the age of 15, her family moved back to England.

Regarding her education, she attended  Tunbridge Wells Girls’ Grammar School and Talbot Heath School in Bournemouth. Moreover, she was graduated from the University of Sussex in 1966.

Virginia had a keen interest in tennis from a very early age. So, she decided to make it her profession. In 1961, at the young age of 16,  she got the chance to play in the tennis team of Wimbledon County Girls’ Grammar School.

Virginia Wade: Career, Net Worth, Awards

Virginia Wade’s tennis career is pretty decorated by several trophies. Her first major trophy came in 1968, where she won the women’s singles at the first U.S Open.

In 1972, she claimed her second grand slam title at the Australian Open, where she defeated the Australian Evonne Goolagong in the final in the straight sets 6–4, 6–4.

Virginia Wade
Caption: Virginia Wade smile (Source: Bio Wiki)

In addition, she lifted 1977 Wimbledon in the auspicious occasion of Queen silver jubilee and the 100th anniversary of Wimbledon, beating Betty Stöve in three sets in the final.

Moreover, Virginia had also won four Grand Slam women’s doubles championships. In doubles, he lifted the U.S Open twice in his career, Australian Open, and French Open.

She was a professional tennis player for 26 years. Wade retired from international in 1985 from singles and in 1986 from doubles, where he played 26 times at Wimbledon.

Virginia Wade: Achievements and awards

Concerning his achievements and awards, she has achieved almost everything which a tennis player wants to. She was rewarded as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1986 and also with an MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire).

Virginia Wade: Net worth, salary

Wade has won a whopping amount of prize money from her career of $1,542,278. Her net worth is in millions of dollars but the exact net worth is still unrevealed.

Virginia Wade: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

To date, Virginia Wade has managed to keep his life simple and out of the spotlight. She hasn’t faced any controversy yet. There weren’t any rumors regarding his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Talking about her body measurement, She is height is 5 ft 7 inches, and weighs 61 kg. However, her eye color is blue and the hair color is salt and pepper.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Virginia is not active on social media profile such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram account.

Also know more about the early life, career, net worth, relationships, and controversies of other tennis players including Steffi GrafDominic ThiemRod Laver, and Victoria Azarenka.

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