Johanna Konta

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Birthday
17, 1991
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
17, 1991 (age 29)
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia

About

Australian-born British tennis player who, in 2016, became the first female British singles player to be ranked in the Top 25 in 29 years. She also reached the top 100 doubles rankings that same year.

Before Fame

She started playing tennis when she was eight years old and won her first professional tournament when she was 16.

Trivia

She represented Australia from 2004 to 2012, but changed her allegiance after gaining British citizenship, citing the fact that she largely grew up in the country.

Family Life

She was born to Gabor and Gabriella, who immigrated to Australia from Hungary.

Associated With

She defeated Venus Williams, then ranked number 10, in straight sets at the 2016 Australian Open.