Stefanos Tsitsipas is a Greek professional tennis player who has made headlines for his performances on the court that have allowed him to be the highest-ranked Greek player in history. Since breaking onto the scene, Tsitsipas has been someone to keep note of because he comes from a family of Tennis players. He has further garnered attention for his love life, with different reports linking him to Theodora Petalas and Maria Sakkari. Find out who exactly his girlfriend is and the members of his family who played tennis.
Profile Summary of Stefanos Tsitsipas
- Full Name: Stefanos Tsitsipas
- Date of Birth: 12 August 1998
- Age: 23 years old(as of 2022)
- Place of Birth: Athens, Greece
- Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco; Vouliagmeni, Greece
- Profession: Tennis Player
- Year Turned Pro: 2016
- Height: 1.93 m (6 feet 4 inches)
- Weight: 90 kg
- Parents: Julia Apostoli (mother), Apostolos Tsitsipas (father)
- Siblings: Petros Tsitsipas, Elisavet Tsitsipa, Pavlos Tsitsipas
- Girlfriend: Theodora Petalas
- Net Worth: $11 million
- Instagram: stefanostsitsipas98
- Twitter: steftsitsipas
- Facebook: StefTsitsipas
Stefanos Tsitsipas is Dating Theodora Petalas
For a few years, Stefanos Tsitsipas was rumored to have been in a relationship with Theodora Petalas. It was not until 2021 that the tennis player confirmed that he had been an item with her for about two years. According to reports, the duo met through family friends in New York.
Like Tsitsipas, Petalas is a Greek national. She was born in Greece but moved to the United States for her education. She attended New York University where she completed the requirements to be awarded both a bachelor of arts and a master of science in project management and technology. Theodora would later move to the United Kingdom where she works as a junior strategist for a branding and marketing agency in London.
Tsitsipas and his lady love currently maintain a long-distance relationship seeing that the tennis player shuttles between Monaco in France and Vouliagmeni in Greece where he has his home and Petalas lives in the UK. Every now and then, however, they find time to spend together and she attends some of his games. They, however, make sure that they talk every day.
Did Tsitsipas Date Maria Sakkari?
Maria Sakkari and Stefanos Tsitsipas have known each other almost all their lives but have never dated.
Like Stefanos, Maria is a Greek professional tennis player. The duo played the game together for so many years and have made great achievements in the sport. Tsitsipas is the highest-ranked Greek player in history while Sakkari is the highest ever ranked female Greek player in the Open Era. They notably defeated Serena Williams and Frances Tiafoe in the Hopman Cup in 2018.
As a result of all that they share in common with each other – being two of the most high profile tennis players from their country, it has been reported that they were once an item. This is however false even though they are very close to each other.
Further proof that they are not together is that Sakkari is in a high-profile relationship with Konstantinos Mitsotakis, the son of the Greek Prime Minister.
All of Stefanos Tsitsipas Siblings Play Tennis
Stefanos Tsitsipas comes from a tennis-playing family. Both of his parents are very experienced in the sport, with his mother being the more notable of the two. His mom Julia was a world No. 1 junior who represented the Soviet Union for ten years before switching allegiance to Greece.
Due to his parents’ strong tennis background, it was no surprise that Tsitsipas began playing the game at a very young age. His parents also introduced his three siblings (brothers Petros and Pavlos, and sister Elisavet) to the sport and they all aim to play the game professionally.
Stefanos’ immediate younger brother Petros is the most notable of the siblings to be playing the game. He and Stefanos have partnered in doubles and competed in seven tournaments.
What is His Net Worth
Stefanos Tsitsipas’ net worth is estimated to be around $11 million. The Greek, who is known for his aggressive baseline play with powerful groundstrokes, has accumulated prize money of just over $17 million since he made his debut in 2016. He currently ranks 33rd all-time in earnings.
Tsitsipas success does not come as a surprise seeing that he is the youngest player ranked in the top 10 in the ATP rankings. In addition to his prize winnings, he also has a few endorsement deals that have contributed to his wealth. He has deals with Rolex, Rexona, sports equipment company Wilson and sports apparel company Addidas. He has also been associated with Lotto for a few years.