Who is Samantha Stosur?
Samantha Stosur, an accomplished Australian tennis player, was born on March 30, 1984, in Queensland. Having been a force in the tennis world, she clinched the US Open title in 2011. With an impressive career record, she once ranked fourth globally in singles and first in doubles. Currently in a relationship with Lisa Raymond, Samantha has an impressive net worth of $18 million.
Off the court, Samantha, with a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighing 68 kg, has blue eyes and golden brown hair. Proud of her mixed Polish and English heritage, she completed her education at Helensvale State High School.
When she was six years old, the whole family moved to Adelaide. According to Samantha Stosur bio, she completed her high school education from Gaven State School and also from the Helensvale State High School on the Gold Coast.
Quick Facts About Samantha Stosur
|March 30, 1984
|Mixed (Polish and English)
|Helensvale State High School
|In relation with Lisa Raymond
|5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
Samantha Stosur salary and net worth: How much is Samantha Stosur net worth?
A professional tennis player Samantha Stosur started playing tennis after she was gifted a racquet for Christmas at the age of eight. While her parents were busy working at the cafe for long hours, she began playing at the local courts with her older brother Daniel. She moved with her family to the Gold Coast when she was 11 years old. Later, at the age of 13, she went on her first ever overseas trip to compete in the World Youth Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia.
When she reached 14 years, she joined the Queensland Academy of Sport. In the year 2001, Stosur joined the Australian Institute of Sports tennis program. She was just 16 years old then. In the year 2003, she made her Fed Cup debut and was a part of the Australian Olympic squad in 2004. She won a series of titles with her partner Lisa Raymond and reached the number 1 ranking in doubles. She remained number 1 for 61 consecutive weeks but after being contracted with Lyme disease was forced to stay away from the game.
In 2009, she made her comeback and her first WTA singles title in Osaka. She became the first player to beat both popular tennis player Serina Williams and Justin Henin in the same Grand Slam event from the year 2000 and in French Open 2010. Stosur won her first Grand Slam by winning US Open 2012. She defeated the legendary Serina Williams to claim her maiden Grand Slam title. Stosur won multiple WTA singles title in the year 2013 when she won Osaka and Carlsbad trophies.
She began her year 2014 at the Hopman Cup with Bernand Tomic. That year, she received second time the title of Wimbledon mixed doubles. Recently, she won the ninth WTA title of Strasbourg. According to the various sources, Samantha Stosur net worth and salary is evaluated. Her net worth is estimated to be more than $18 million and Samantha Stosur salary is estimated at one million dollars.
Talking about her personal life, she is currently single. There are no records found regarding her boyfriend or married. As per various sources, she is believed to be a lesbian. Currently, there is no proof about her sexual preferences nor she has opened about her relationship in public.
She was rumored to be a lesbian when she showed her muscle after defeating Dominika Cibulkova on summer of 2012 and also due to her closeness with her teammate Lisa Raymond, who is an open lesbian.
Samantha Stosur wiki and facts:
Gorgeous Stosur has a tall height of five feet and eight inches and carries a normal weight of 68kg. Detail information on Samantha Stosur wiki can be found in the popular sites like Wiki, bio, and IMDb. She is also active on various social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has around 20k followers on Instagram, approximately 24.2k followers on Twitter and more than 149,858 likes and 144,852 followers on Facebook.
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