Francesca Schiavone Profile
In 2010 this Italian tennis player made history by winning French Open singles title and became the first Italian women to win a Grand Slam Event in Singles. In 2011 she again went very close to lift the cup in French Open but ended as runner up after defeated by Na Li. On 31 January 2011 she was at number 4 in women single ranking which is not only her highest ranking but also highest for any Italian women. Francesca earned award of “WTA Most Improved Player” in 2010. During her leisure time she loves to listen classical music and drive fast.
Francesca Schiavone was born on 23 June 1980 in Milan, Italy. She turned professional in 1988 but it took a long time before she transformed herself as world class player. Schiavone has very classic approach to her clay game and use an all court game which makes her tough opponent. She is also famous for using extreme eastern grip on her one handed backhand which is described by some people as “Buggy Whp”. Although she not very young yet it is really difficult to handle her in court due to her experience and maturity.
Francesca Schiavone Biography
- Date of Birth: 23 June 1980
- Place of Birth: Milan Italy
- Height: 5.5 feet
- Plays: Right-handed (one handed backhand)
- Career Prize Money: $9 million (on 6 May 2012)
Francesca Schiavone Wallpapers
Here are some high quality wallpaper of Francesca Schiavone for year 2012.