Tatjana Maria is a professional tennis player from Germany. She turned pro in 2003 and has been competing on the WTA Tour since then. She has won two singles titles, and four doubles titles on the WTA Tour and 16 singles and 15 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. Having played for a long time, Maria has been a part of many big tournaments.
Furthermore, Maria was interested in playing tennis from an early age, and she began just at the tender age of four. In 2013, not only did she give birth to her first daughter, but she also took advantage of her maternity leave to switch to a one-handed backhand, showcasing her unwavering determination and commitment to improving her playing skills.
Tatjana and her husband Charles-Edouard, have been sharing a marital relationship for a long time. While the couple has not disclosed the details of the meeting, it is widely speculated that tennis played a pivotal role in bringing them together. For your information, Tatjana's husband is also a former tennis player.
Like many couples, the Maria pair also dated each other for some years before taking their relationship to the next level. Finally, the special moment came on April 8, 2013, as Tatjana and Charles-Edouard tied the knot. They had an intimate wedding ceremony which was attended by their family and close ones.
It's been over eight years since their marriage. They are still going well in their personal life. The married pair have gone to many places to enjoy on vacation, and Tatjana does not hesitate to showcase their moments on social media.
Being married for a long time, Tatjana and her husband have already started a family of their own. They are the proud parents of two children; both daughters named Charlotte and Cecilia. The duo became parents for the first time on December 20, 2013, after welcoming Charlotte.
The family of three increased when the couple's welcomed another daughter named Cecilia on April 2, 2021. Tatjana is a family person, and she often shares images of her daughters on her Instagram page. She has also created an Instagram page dedicated to her elder daughter Charlotte. We can follow her under the username @charlottemaria2013.
Charles-Edouard is a former professional tennis player who represented France during his time in the sport. His tennis playing was pretty short, but after retiring, he didn't leave this field. So, Charles-Edouard is a tennis coach and is associated with his own wife, Tatjana.
So, working with his wife, Charles-Edouard, has helped her in her professional career, helping her to win multiple titles.
Maria is a millionaire tennis player who has preserved a massive fortune from her career. Exploring her career earnings, it is believed that Tatjana is estimated to have an estimated net worth of at least $2 million. She makes most of her gains from winning many events and taking home jaw-dropping prize money.
In her early phase, Maria used to earn decent cash, but gradually, her income began getting increase. In 2003 and 2004, she took home $4,620 and $1,620, respectively. The following year, Maria received $29,986, and after that, she earned $81,833. After that, Maria gave her best, which helped her receive $117,267 in 2008.
In the same way, Maria has played against many skilled players, such as Eugenie Bouchard and Kimberly Birrell. One of her biggest career wins came in the year 2017, as Maria took home $634,954. Furthermore, Maria has already begun her 2023 career, winning $2,675 at the ASB Classic. In total, she has bagged a total prize money of $4,442,368.
Being a professional tennis player, Maria also makes some cash from collaborating with many big brands. Most notably, Yonex and Nike sponsors Maria. She has a racquet sponsorship with Yonex and uses VCORE 100. Likewise, her bag is PRO RACQUET BAG (9PCS), and her shoe is POWER CUSHION ECLIPSION 4 WOMEN.
Besides that, Maria is also associated with Nike. We can see her promoting via her social media pages.
Born on August 8, 1987, Tatjana Malek grew up in her native land, Bad Saulgau, West Germany. The professional tennis player was raised by her supportive parents, Heinrich Malek (Father) and Margit (Mother). Her father was a Polish international handball player originally from Zabrze.
So, it is believed that Tatjana may have been inspired by her father to get involved in sports. She developed an interest in this sport at a young age, and her parents supported her in beginning it. Her father is no more with us, as he passed away in 2008.
Moreover, Tatjana is not only the child of her parents as she was raised alongside her two siblings named Daniel and Matthias.
The 5 feet 8 inches tall tennis player is an active social media user who is registered on Instagram under the username @tatjanamaria87. She has already gained over 47k followers. In the same way, Maria has been using Twitter since February 2011.
Likewise, Maria has a Facebook page where she updates her professional games and events. All of her social media handles are verified.