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Meet Yuri Sharapov, the Father of Maria Sharapova:Biography,Net Worth & more



Yuri Sharapova

Russian tennis player Maria Sharapov, who is now retired, was ranked number one in the world in singles five times during her tenure competing on the WTA Tour from 2001 to 2020.

She is one of ten women and the only Russian to have won the career Grand Slam five times. Sharapova, regarded as one of the best athletes of her time, took home a silver medal in the women's singles competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Who is Yuri Sharapov?

is the father of Russian former tennis player Maria Sharapova. Maria's parents are from Gomel (Byelorussian SSR). Yuri is married to Yelena.

Maria Yuryevna Sharapova, born in 1987 in Nyagan, Russia, was moved to Siberia due to the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Her parents were from Gomel, Byelorussian SSR. Maria began playing tennis at the age of four and later attended the IMG Academy in Florida.

Her father Yuri borrowed money to bring Maria to the United States in 1994, but her mother's visa processing was delayed. After signing a contract with IMG, Maria waived her annual tuition fees and began professional tennis training at age 9.

At 14, she became a professional tennis player, and at 16, she participated in the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships, which she eventually won. Maria's talent and dedication to her sport have made her a rising star in the tennis world.

Yuri Sharapov Net Worth

Details about how Yuri's makes is kept private. His net worth is unknown.

 Yuri Sharapov height and weight

There is no information about 's  height and weight at the moment. To be updated as soon as possible.

 Yuri Sharapov Nationality and Ethnicity

Sharapov is from Gomel (Byelorussian SSR). He is a Russian national. His ethnicity is unknown.

Yuri Sharapov Career

No information is accessible at this time in regards to the profession of Maria Sharapova's father Yuri.

Yuri Sharapov Children

Yuri is a father of only one child, a daughter and five time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova.

Yuri Sharapov Wife.

He is married to his wife Yelena Sharapov.



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