Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

American tennis player
Date of Birth: 23.03.1985
Country: USA

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  1. Biography of Bethanie Mattek-Sands
  2. Tennis Career
  3. Personal Life

Biography of Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Bethanie Mattek-Sands is an American tennis player, born on March 23, 1985, in Rochester, Minnesota. She began playing tennis at the age of 5 and quickly showed great potential in the sport. Her parents, Tim and Heidi, supported her passion for tennis, with her father working as an accountant and her mother as a nurse. Bethanie has two brothers, Chad and Andrew, and a sister named Alison. She also has a dog named Rüdiger.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Tennis Career

Bethanie Mattek-Sands had a successful junior career, becoming the former world No. 5 in the junior doubles rankings. In 1999, she won the Les Petits As singles tournament and the Orange Bowl doubles tournament. She reached the finals of the junior Wimbledon doubles tournament in 2001 and the semifinals in 2000.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

In her professional career, Mattek-Sands has achieved notable accomplishments. She has won nine WTA doubles titles and reached the semifinals of the Wimbledon doubles tournament in 2010, partnering with Liezel Huber. She was also a finalist in the Fed Cup in 2009 and 2010, representing the United States. In 2011, she won the Hopman Cup as part of the U.S. national team.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Personal Life

On November 29, 2009, Bethanie Mattek-Sands married Justin Sands, changing her surname to Mattek-Sands. She considers Steffi Graf and Monica Seles as her tennis idols and sources of inspiration.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Bethanie Mattek-Sands is known for her unique sense of style and on-court fashion choices, often wearing colorful outfits and accessories. She is an active presence on social media, sharing updates and insights into her life as a professional tennis player.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Throughout her career, Mattek-Sands has shown resilience and determination, overcoming injuries and setbacks to continue competing at a high level. She is admired for her aggressive playing style and versatility on different surfaces.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands

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