Caroline Wozniacki: BiographyCaroline Wozniacki is a Danish former professional tennis player born on 11th July 1990 in Odense, Denmark.
Her parents are Piotr Wozniacki and Anna Wozniacki. She has one sibling named Patrik Wozniacki.
Caroline is also a former world No.1 in singles and first achieved the top ranking for the first time on 11th October 2010. This made her the 20th player in the Open Era and the first woman from a Scandinavian country to withhold the top-ranking position.
In both 2010 and 2011, she was the year-end No.1 and held the top ranking for a combined total of 71 weeks. This earned her more than $35 million in prize money.
The tennis icon won 30 Women’s Tennis Association Singles titles, which include six in both 2010 and 2011, the most in a year by a WTA player from the year 2008 to 2011, and two doubles titles.
Caroline is best known for her footwork and defensive abilities.
She won the 2006 Wimbledon girls’ singles title and was voted the WTA Newcomer of the year in the year 2008.
At the 2018 Australian Open, Wozniacki impressed the crowd when she won one Grand Slam singles title when she beat Simona Halep. This made her the first Dane to ever win a Grand Slam singles title.
Caroline also bagged the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore in 2017 beating the celebrated tennis icon Venus Williams. This is after finishing runner-up to Clijsters at the 2010 event.
“Her other major career highlights include winning three Premier Mandatory and three Premier 5 titles, reaching four Grand Slam semifinals (2011 Australian Open and 2010, 2011 and 2016 US Opens, three Grand Slam quarterfinals (2012 Australian Open and the 2010 and 2017 French Opens), and the quarterfinals at the 2012 London Olympics.”
On 6th December 2019, she announced that she would retire from professional tennis, following the 2020 Australian Open.
She later retired on 24th January 2020 following a third-round loss to Ons Jabeur.
Caroline Wozniacki: Net Worth
Caroline, being one of the most celebrated and talented tennis players and thus has a high net worth.
The estimated net worth of the tennis star is $ 50 million as per the updated details in the year 2021.
Caroline Wozniacki: Salary
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Caroline earned around $10 to $20 per year from both on-court winnings and endorsements.
This is indeed a high amount that would be wished by many athletes. She inspired many others to reach this target.
Caroline Wozniacki: Endorsements
Huge brands have always targeted the most celebrated athletes to market their products as this would ensure impressive sales and fame in the whole world.
Caroline is one of them, several brands have endorsed her and have collaborated to improve the market sector.
Some of the brands that have endorsed her include; Adidas, Yonex, Rolex and Sony Ericsson.
Caroline Wozniacki: Business Ventures
Caroline has as well ventured into conducting business with various companies. She has worked with companies like Babolat, Lavazza Dubai Duty-Free, she has marketed for the US Vitamin firm and Danish Company E-Books.
Caroline Wozniacki: Foundation and Charity Work
Caroline has always offered to serve the community with acts of humanity with her main focus being to support and empower youth, especially young girls.
She has helped organize USANA and WTA’s annual ‘Aces for Humanity’ campaign, whose mission is to provide critical nutrition to the less fortunate.
She is also an ambassador for the Oriflame Charity whose mission is to empower children.
“Other charities Caroline supports include the Tohoku Charity, UNICEF Spain Committee, FERO Foundation, and Champ’Seed Foundation. These charities lay emphasis on those affected by natural disasters, helping young tennis talents who lack the financial resources necessary to reach international levels, and other such pursuits.”
Caroline Wozniacki: FamilyCaroline dated Irish professional golfer Rory McIlroy from 2011 to 2014. In November 2017, she revealed her engagement to former NBA star David Lee and they married in 2019.
Caroline Wozniacki: Assets and Lifestyle
“In 2018, Caroline and David paid $13.5 million for a condo in Miami. They sold the condo in February 2021 for $16.25 million. Monthly HOA dues for the condo come to $10,000.”
Caroline Wozniacki: Social Media Followers
Caroline has 1.4 million followers on Instagram (@carowozniacki) and 3 million (@CaroWozniacki). Both pages are verified.