Daria Medvedev is the wife of Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev who plays in the ATP Tour & ITF tournaments. Together as a couple for nearly a decade, Daria has depicted herself as a supportive wife and now as a doting mother.
As a former tennis player (junior divisions) herself, Daria deeply understands the connection with the sport.
In fact, the two met at a local tennis court; then-12-year-old Daria Medvedev watched Daniil play tennis & got fascinated with him. After a reconnection several years later, the two began dating & got married.
Her pro tennis player husband has 15 ATP singles, including one win in the 2021 US Open. Daniil ranked career-high #1 on February 28, 2022, & ranked #8 as of January 9, 2023.
There is no denying Daria has been through her husband’s highs & lows.
While the tennis star is busy with his game schedules, she manages at home & also works as his assistant to help to procure travel visas.
Probably you are curious to know more about the tennis player Daniil Medvedev’s wife, right? Scroll down to learn more about Daria Medvedev, including her family background, relationship & children.
|Full Name||Daria Medvedeva|
|Birth Name||Daria Chernyshkova|
|Age||In her mid-twenties|
|Birth Place||Moscow, Russia|
|Eye Color Color||Brown|
|Weight||55 kg / 121 lbs (approx.)|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches / 1.67 m (approx.)|
|Husband’s profession||Tennis player|
|Net Worth||Under review|
|Husband’s Net Worth||$20 Million|
|Last Update||November 2023|
Who Is Daria Medvedev (Wife Of Daniil Medvedev)?
Born & raised in Moscow, Russia, Daria Medvedev got media attention as the supportive wife of Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev. Her birth name is Daria Chernyshkova.
The insights into her family are not out, but as reported, Daria’s father runs a small business in Russia while her mother is a housewife.
She is an alumna of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations, from where she graduated with a journalism degree.
How Old Is Daria? Her Height?
As of November 2023, she is allegedly in her mid-20s.
Talking about her physical features, Daria, a Russian-born with blonde hair & brown eyes, has a slim body & a mole on her upper lips.
She stands approx. 1.67 m tall & weighs 121 lbs. The celebrity wife has no tattoos or piercings.
What Does She Do?
Online sources claim that Daria Medvedev is pursuing a career in journalism, but the details are under wraps. But more than that, she is a dedicated wife & support system, an assistant (for life) to her beau Daniil.
As reported, she procures travel visas for Daniil to play in ATP tournaments across the globe.
Daria Medvedev (nee Chernyshkova) previously played tennis; her husband said in interviews that she played tennis until the age of 17/18 but quit due to injuries.
According to playersgf.com, she was among the Top 100 tennis players as a junior during her active days.
How Daria Met With Daniil Medvedev?
The love story of Daria and Danill was no less than that of a movie. And how they met? Well, it was the tennis that linked them.
Daria, then 12 years old, was dining at a cafe with her mother near a local tennis court.
They heard a racket being thrown; & upon investigation, they found out that young Daniil Medvedev playing in the court.
She got intrigued by Danill’s determination to tennis as she also played tennis as a junior at that time.
But it was several years later when the couple reconnected & began dating in 2014. Then in 2017, they moved in together & settled in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Daria & Danill Medvedev | Wedding & Children
The couple who met during their early teens finally went from boyfriend-girlfriend to husband-wife after four years of dating.
Danill Medvedev and Daria married on September 12, 2018, in a private ceremony in the presence of their close friends & family members.
Though further details on their wedding remain under warps.
On his Instagram (@medwed33), the Russian tennis star Daniil shared a picture with his newlywed wife & wrote, “12.09.18 ❤️💍”.
On their third wedding anniversary, Danill Medvedev won the 2021 US Open, defeating Novak Djokovic & dedicated the victory to his wife. After the win, he joked:
“If I lose, I have no time to find a present (for the wedding anniversary). So I have to win this match.”
Often on his social media, the tennis player mentions his wife & his daughter.
His wife, Daria Medvedev, also has an Instagram account (@daria_dariach) but switched it to private.
Parents Of A Baby Girl
After four years of marriage, the duo became parents for the first time. They welcomed daughter Alisa on October 14, 2022, while vacationing in Nice, France.
Daniil took to Instagram & Twitter to announce the birth of his baby girl, featuring the newly born & wrote, “Welcome to the world, baby girl.”
Shortly after his daughter’s birth, Daniil won the 2022 Erste Bank Open in Vienne, defeating Denis Shapovalov. Dedicating his glory, he mentioned his wife & daughter:
“I’m gonna dedicate it to my wife because she gave me the most beautiful present ever, my daughter, I was there, and these emotions were better than winning any title.”
Medvedev was not the only tennis player to enjoy parenthood in 2022 fall.
He joined fellow tennis star Rafael Nadal in parenthood, who also welcomed a son Rafael Jr. on October 8, 2022, with his wife, María Francisca (Mery) Perelló Pascual.
Daria Medvedev Is A Supportive Wife
Danill credits his wife, Daria Medvedeva, for his tennis success.
In a press conference in 2019, he said of his spouse as the ‘most important member of his team’ and ‘lucky charm.’
Ever since they are together, Daria has been with Danill in his highs & lows. Daria witnessed her husband’s victory in the 2019 Western & Southern Open & in the 2021 US Open.
She was also there during his loss to Novak Djokovic in the 2021 Australian Open.
Husband Daniil Medvedev Is A Pro Tennis Player
Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev (b. February 11, 1996) grew up in Moscow, Russia. He began playing tennis at 6 after his mother enrolled him in tennis lessons.
He is the youngest of three (two older sisters: Julia and Elena) to computer engineer father Sergey Medvedev & Olga Medvedeva.
Daniil earned a diploma as a coach from the Russian State University of Physical Education, having dropped out from MGIMO earlier.
After notable finishes in Junior Grand Slam singles, Medvedev turned professional in 2014 & made his Grand Slam debut in US Open and Wimbledon Open in 2016.
Throughout his eight-year-long career, Daniil records 15 ATP titles, inclusive of Grand Slam singles, ATP Masters & Davis Cup.
On February 28, 2022, the Russian got his career-high rank of #1 in the ATP rankings.
As of this writing, he ranks #8 while the top-5 ranked tennis stars are Carlos Alcaraz, Rafael Nadal, Casper Rudd, Stefanos Tsitsipas & Novak Djokovic.
Daniil Medvedev won his first-ever Grand Slam single in the 2021 US Open(against Djokovic), having lost in the 2019 US Open & 2021 Australian Open.
He also won the 2020 ATP Finals, the Davis Cup in doubles (2020 & 2021), ATP Cup (2021), and Laver Cup (2021).
Some of his other ATP Tour tournament wins include Sydney International (2018), Canadian Open (2019), Paris Masters (2020), Mallorca Open (2021) & Vienna Open (2022).
Daria Medvedeva | Net Worth & Earnings
Nothing much about Daria’s profession is out. While the net worth of Daria Medvedev is under review, it could be a significant amount.
And being the wife of a popular tennis star, she enjoys a luxurious lifestyle.
As reported, her husband, Daniil Medvedev, has a net worth of $20 million as of November 2023.
From his tennis venture, Daniil made career earnings of $26,632,531 from prize money (from singles & doubles).
In 2019, he made career-high prize money of $7.9 million. As the winner of the 2021 US Open, Medvedev took home $2.5 million from the prize pool of $57.5 million (for singles, doubles & wheelchair).
Aside from that, he makes a decent sum through endorsement deals too.
The Russian tennis star is endorsed by Tecnifibre (racquets), Bovet (watches), and Lacoste (apparel). Having worked as an ambassador for Lotto until 2019, he has been the face of BMW, Tinkoff Bank, and HyperX.
In November 2021, he signed a promoter of the Guojiao 1573.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Daria Medvedeva a model?
Daria Medvedeva, the wife of professional tennis player Daniil Medvedev, is not a model. According to various online sources, she studied journalism at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations and Lomonosov Moscow University. She is not to be confused with another Russian-based model also named Dari Medvedeva, who has an Instagram account @dari.medvedeva.
What is Daria Medvedeva doing now?
Daniil's wife, Daria, works as his assistant and helps him with various tasks, such as procuring travel visas. Additionally, she also takes care of their newly born daughter Alisa (b. October 2022). It is not specified what other profession or job she might have.