Ekaterina Makarova

#112259
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
7, 1988
Birthplace
Moscow, Russia
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
7, 1988 (age 30)
Birthplace
Moscow, Russia

About

Russian tennis player who became a multiple-time Grand Slam doubles champion, winning the 2013 French Open and 2014 U.S. Open. She entered the top ten in the world tennis rankings in 2015. She also won the gold medal in the doubles competition at the 2016 Olympics.

Before Fame

She began training at the Luzhniki Olympic Complex at age five. She turned professional in October 2004.

Trivia

She and Elena Vesnina were voted the WTA Fan Favorite Doubles Team of the Year for 2013.

Family Life

Her mother was a housewife and her father was a banker.

Associated With

She bested Switzerland's Martina Hingis in the Final at the 2014 U.S. Open.