Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina and her husband Gael Monfils took a short break in February 2021 before tying the knot in July.
Elina Svitolina, who has won 16 Women’s Tennis Association singles titles, reached her first Grand Slam semifinals at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships.
She started playing tennis at age 5 but started to take it as a serious career when she was 13 years old. She won the Junior French Open Event at just fourteen.
She won her first WTA title at the 2013 Baku Cup and became the first teenager to win the title since 2012.
She has also won three of five Premier 5-level tournaments in 2017: the Dubai Tennis Championships, the Canadian Open, and the Italian Open.
Elina Svitolina Wedding: Meet Her Husband Gael Monfils
Elina Svitolina is married to her husband Gael Monfils, who is also a professional tennis player. They tied the knot on July 16, 2021, in a beautiful wedding ceremony.
Elina took to her Instagram to announce their wedding news with some stunning wedding pictures. She is wearing a drop-dead beautiful white gown; whereas, Gael is wearing a purple suit.
Speaking of Gael, he was born in Paris, France, and has reached two Grand Slam singles semifinals at the 2008 French Open and 2016 US Open.
He made his ATP debut at the Open de Moselle in 2004 and has won ten ATP World Tour singles titles. In 2005, he was also named the ATP Newcomer of the Year.
Elina Svitolina And Gael Monfils Split Rumor: Married Life Details
Elina Svitolina and Gael Monfils were the ultimate power couple in the tennis world. They began dating in 2018.
However, they took a break and split up briefly in February 2021 after two years of relationship.
The couple issued a joint statement announcing the news, saying while they love each other, it was time for them to focus on themselves and take a break, reported People.
It was definitely upsetting news for the fans who shipped them and probably wanted to see them together for the rest of their lives.
The fans’ did not have to wait long though. Elina and Gael reconciled and announced their engagement only two months after their separation.
— Elina Monfils (@ElinaSvitolina) April 3, 2021
The couple got engaged on April 3, 2021, and they shared the news via their respective Twitter handles.
Three months later, they were married. Since then, the couple is living happily and there have been no split rumors since.
Elina Svitolina Net Worth 2021 Revealed
Elina Svitolina has an estimated net worth of around $12 million, according to playersbio.com.
The website mentioned she has won a staggering amount of $19,460,456 in prize money from her tournaments.
Besides, she is sponsored by many well-known brands like Nike and Wilson Sporting Goods Company. She also owns a raw, vegan, sugar-free, and gluten-free nutrition bar, SVITFIT.
So, her verified net worth may be in millions but she has not disclosed it.