Elina Svitolina Bio: Career, Gaël Monfils, Rankings & Net Worth

Elina Svitolina is the highest-ranked Ukrainian tennis player. The pro player has won 15 Women Tennis Association (WTA) titles and former World No.3. Moreover, she has won against several top tennis players, including former World No.1 Serena Williams.

Svitolina started her professional career when she was just 16 years old. However, she was a fan of tennis since she was a child. The Ukrainian player started proper training when she was 13 years old and turned pro three years later.

Elina Svitolina Playing Tennis At The Australian Open
Elina Svitolina At The Australian Open

Besides that, the former World No.3 is the first Ukrainian player to rank in the Top-10 WTA ranking. As of now, she holds the No.5 ranking. Media and critics praise her dedication to the sport generously. The young athlete is very focused and hardworking in general.

Elina is also famous for dating french professional tennis player and 2005 Newcomer of the Year Gaël Monfils. The pair have been dating for a while and look very much in love. They show up at each other’s games to support and cheer on one another.

Before getting into details about the upcoming star tennis player, here are some quick facts about her.

Quick Facts

Full NameElina Mykhailivna Svitolina
Birth Date12 September 1994
Birth PlaceOdessa, Ukraine
Nick NameEli
EducationNot Available
Father’s NameMikhaylo Svitolina
Mother’s NameOlena Svitolina
SiblingsOne Brother; Yulian Svitolina
Age28 Years Old
Height5 feet 9 inches
Weight132.3 lbs (Approx. 60 kgs)
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorHazel
ProfessionTennis Player
Current RankingNo.5
Highest RankingNo.3
Active Years2010-Present
Marital StatusEngaged
FianceGaël Sébastien Monfils
Prize MoneyOver $19 million
Net Worth$12 million
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
MerchAutographed tennis ball, Poster
Last UpdateNovember, 2022

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