Chris Evert

by John Max 11 Dec,2016
Chris Evert
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 6 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Christine Marie Evert
  • Birth Place Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Famous Name Chris Evert
  • Father Jimmy Evert
  • Mother Colette Thompson
  • Net Worth $16 million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Greg Norman (m. 2008–2009), Andy Mill (m. 1988–2006), John Lloyd (m. 1979–1987)
  • Divorce Yes
  • Children 3

ESPN analyst Chris Evert is a former World no. 1 tennis player from the United States and is the winner of 18 Grand Slam Tournaments. Honored with WTA Player Service Award, Lebair Sportsmanship Trophy, Flo Hyman Award to name a few, Chris Evert was born as Christine Marie “Chris Evert” on Dec 21, 1954. 

Chris is possibly single as of now but was previously married thrice. With her second ex-husband, she has three sons. Further, the sixty-four years old has an estimated net worth over $16 million in 2016. 

Net Worth-$16 million

Chris Evert has maintained a perfect bank balance from her career earnings. Her net worth in 2019 is estimated at over $16 million. Furthermore, her career prize money is reported at $8,895,195.

 
 
 
 
 
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At the @miamiopen, back when it was the Lipton Championships! #flashbackfriday

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She is expected to have earned $542,000 per year in her 16 years career. Well, she is also among the top 25 highest earners of tennis history and was ranked No. 19. She owns a mansion in Florida which she listed for sale for $4.999 million. She had bought the house for $2.8 million in 2003. 

Evert's Florida mansion worth $4.999 Million SOURCE: https://www.mansionglobal.com

Well, she recently bought a 6,500-square-foot deep-water estate located in Boca Raton for  $4.9 million.

At this moment, Chris Evert operates a tennis academy in Florida. She is the contributor to Tennis magazine. In 2011, she also worked as a commentator for Grand Slam tournaments. Further, in 2015, she launched her own clothing line. 

Relationship- with Jimmy Connors

At the age of 16, she started dating Jimmy Connors, a former tennis player, but sadly they separated in 1974.

Chris Evert and her then-boyfriend Jimmy Connors SOURCE: New York Daily News

In May 2013, Connors mentioned in his autobiography that Evert was pregnant with his child and she decided to abort the child which became the reason behind their separation.

Ex-Spouses-John Lloyd, Andy Mill, and Greg Norman

Chris Evert got married to another famous tennis player John Lloyd in 1979. Eventually, they legally separated in 1987 after living together for eight years. The reason behind their divorce was Chris Evert's affair with British singer and actor Adam Faith.

After two unsuccessful relationships, Evert in 1988 tied the knot with Andy Mill. They have three sons together named: Alexander James, Nicholas Joseph, and Colton Jack.

Ex-husband, Andy Mills and Chris Evert with their child SOURCE: Independent.ie

Like her previous relationships, her second marital affair could not sustain long and parted ways in 2006 with Evert paying Mill a settlement of $7 million in cash and securities.

On June 28, 2008, she married Australian golfer Greg Norman but the couple again separated after living together for about 15 months on 8th December 2009.

 
 
 
 
 
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#flashbackfriday, 9 years ago- when Millie was just 3 months old! Where does the time go? Happy New Year everybody

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Chris is currently assumed to be single as there are no details which confirm that she is in a relationship with anyone. 

Short Bio

The American tennis star was born in Fort, Lauderdale, Florida, the United States and the Luxemburgish descent Sagittarian tennis star belongs to caucasian white ethnicity. Evert was born to Colette Thompson and Jimmy Evert and grew up along with four siblings.

Age

Chris was born on December 21, 1954, which makes her current age to be 65 years. 

Professional Career

Chris Evert started training at an early age of five and was trained by her father. Chris Evert in 1971, participated in Grand Slam tournaments for the first time. Three years later, in 1974, she managed to win Wimbledon Tournament and French Open.

She was named as the world's no. 1 female tennis star in 1975. She has so far held 157 victories single victories and 29 doubles. She has won seven French Open and six U. S Open, three times Wimbledon champion, is two times Australian Open winner.

As of 2019, she is an analyst for ESPN and has a line of tennis and active apparel.

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