Phenomenal Tennis player in the history so far, Virginia Wade is one of the well-known tennis players of all time. Winning three Grand Slam singles championships and four Grand Slam doubles championships, Wade is the first British woman to have all these honorable titles. Out of all the successes, she won the Wimbledon title in 1977, which has become the proudest moment for her. She has played numerous tennis games and won many of them. Now she has retired but still contributes to tennis being a coach and
Professional Life And Career
She started leaning Tennis when she moved to South Africa with her parent in 1946. Wade’s career started off officially in 1968 when she won British Hard Court Open at Bournemouth and later as a professional player, she won the women's singles championship at the first US Open.
Virginia Wade wins Wimbledon Championships in 1977 (Photo: cosmopolitan.com)
Virginia has played numerous tennis games internationally and in the country and has won many of them too. She is taken as one of the legendary tennis players in the history so far. She has been able to maintain the title of the British female to win a Grand Slam singles to date.
What Is Virginia's Net Worth?
Former tennis player Wade has undoubtedly been able to collect a huge amount of money for her career and flourish her personal life. With an interview with Telegraph, she said she also has numerous shareholding and investments. Her perception towards money is inspired by her family background too. She lives in New York and London. Regarding her daily lifestyle, and her future vision seems to be very prosperous. Although her net worth is not transparent to the public, she has a very abundant amount of net worth, and her incomes and investments are spread out. Former tennis player, Wade, seems to live a very high quality of life yet with simple living principle.
Virginia has divided her wealth in three ways: property, investment, and cash. Her financial turning point was mid-Seventies. During that time, she played tennis in New York for around $100,000 per season. Now, Virginia owns a villa in Barbados, an apartment in New York, a family home in Kent, and a gated flat in Fulham.
Single and Happy
It looks like the British tennis player likes to keep her personal life very secret and low profile. She has not revealed anything about her husband or life partner so far. According to many wiki sites, there is no info about her getting married to any man, or her getting any divorce.
Over the decades of her tennis career, fans have not seen her getting engaged with any man with much of love and affection. The rumors about Wade being lesbian is still suspicious. Moreover, she also doesn’t have any children of her own. Perhaps, she is content with whatever she has achieved till now and wanted to contribute toward the tennis.
With the original name, Sarah Virginia Wade, born and raised in England, she is now seventy-two years old. With the British nationality and white ethnicity, she still seems to keep her health fit and fine even while she is in her old age already. She graduated from University of Sussex in 1966. Evergreen, Wade does not like to keep herself socialize with famous social networking sites like Twitter and Instagram.
Last updated on 31 May 2018