Our Top 10 Tennis Romances

A recent study revealed that up to 40% of us meet our special someone in the work place, so if we assume the life of a professional tennis player is busier and more demanding than our average Tuesday, it’s not surprising so many players look for love court side. 

Here are our top 10 center court romances... 

Bjorn Borg & Mariana Simion

Bjorn Borg also known as ‘the sexy swede’ won 11 Grand Slams between 1974 and 1981. His headband or the way he served - it’s not clear what had women falling at his feet but whatever it was there was barely a woman in the world who didn’t dream of being Mrs Borg.
Shortly before his retirement in his mid-twenties, Borg married Romanian tennis player Mariana Simionescu. Unfortunately it wasn’t to last, the couple divorced in 1984.

Gael Monfils & Dominika Cibulkova 
Gael dated the Slovakian ‘pocket rocket’ Dominika Cibulkova for a while before their split. She is now engaged to Miso Navara (another tennis player) while he has been dating (and is rumored to be engaged to) French student Chelsea Altman.
Andy Murray & Kim Sears  
Although Kim isn’t a tennis player Andy Murray didn’t have to go far when the pair began dating all those years ago – Kim is the daughter of British professional tennis coach Nigel Sears so has grown up around the game. Despite a rocky patch or two, the pair were married this spring in Dunblane, Scotland.
Congratulations! 
Roger & Mirka Federer
Yes she was a tennis player too – before a foot injury Mrs Federer was ranked no.76 in the world.
The pair met in 2000 at the Sydney Olympics, married 9 years later and had twin girls the following year. Twin boys arrived in 2014 to complete their happy family.
Serena Williams & Patrick Mouratoglou
Well we didn’t see this coming, and we still don’t think it’s ever been confirmed, although pictures rarely fib – yes the relationship between the world’s best female tennis player and her French coaching assistant has become more than just business.
Oh the mystery - it’s positively romantic in itself.
Selfie Serena?

Last but not least.... Grigor Dimitrov & Maria Sharapova
Despite a few words of warming when the pair began dating, Maria & Grigor and still very much together and have helped each other cope with the relentless pressures of being top ten tennis players over the last two years. The couple look to be very much in love proving that a romance even in the most intense of spotlights can work. 

We cant promise you'll find Djokovic or Nadal but if you're ready for romance, we recommend you give Magic dating a try today...



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