She is one of the best female tennis players of France. This French tennis player started to play tennis when she was only six years old. This Frenchwomen is known for three things; first for her two-handed strokes (for forehand and backhand), love for chocolates and love for pet animals. Her unique style of play helps him in the court and always creates problems for her opponents. Her father who was doctor but later on became coach of her talented daughter worked hard to improve the game standard of her daughter, who is famous for explosive returns, fast and flat shots and unconventional training techniques.
Marion Bart was born on 2 October 1984 at Le Puy en Velay, France. She was only 6 years of age when she first time hold racquet in her hands. Marion started her professional career in 2000 and got fame after beating World No.1 Justin Henin in 2007. So far she won 7 WTA and 6 ITF titles and on 30 January 2012 she became World No.7 in Women tennis ranking.
Bartoli started 2013 with some success and reached in the third round of Australian Open 2013. In French Open she reached into the third round but lost to Francesca Schiavone. Bartoli started her Wimbledon 2013 with victory over Elina Svitolina in first round. She defeated Christina McHale and Camila Giorgi in second and third round. Her success march continued as she defeated Karin Knapp in fourth round and Sloane Stephens in quarterfinals. In semifinals she won match against Kristen Flilpkens and reached second Wimbledon final of her career. In the final she was up against in-form Sabine Lisicki who defeated hot favorite Serena Williams and Radwanska. Bartoli outclassed the Sabine Lisicki in the final and won her first and only Grand Slam title. After winning Grand Slam she announced surprise and immediate retirement from professional tennis.
Marion Bartoli Personal Information
- Date of Birth: 2 October 1984
- Place of Birth: France
- Height: 5.7 feet
- Weight: 63 Kg
Marion Baroli Career Information
- Pro Career: 2000
- Career Prize Money: $6.8 million (on 27 February 2012)
- Career Titles: 7 WTA, 6 ITF
Marion Bartoli Wallpapers & Pictures
Here are some high quality wallpapers of Marion Bartoli who is famous French tennis star;