Who is Samantha Stosur?
Samantha Stosur alias Samantha Jane Stosur is an Australian professional tennis player. She is best known as the woman who won the 2011 US Open. Samantha ranked 4th in the world in singles and 1st in doubles. She was the best Australian single player for 452 consecutive weeks from October 2008 to June 2017.
Birth Name: Samantha Jane Stosur
Birth Place: Brisbane, Queensland
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Ethnicity: Mixed (Polish and English)
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Profession: Professional tennis player
Parents: Dianne Stosur (mother) and Tony Stosur (father)
Siblings: Two Siblings (Dominic & Daniel)
Net Worth: $20 Million
Personal Life: Married, Dating or Single?
Samantha Stosur is unmarried and found to be single as of now. There isn’t any record of her being in any relationship so some sources have claimed that she is a lesbian. However, she was rumored to be lesbian and dating her doubles partner Lisa Raymond who is openly lesbian. They are very close to each other and seem to be supportive. Samantha has a vast muscular body which also makes people think about her sexuality.
However, she has never talked about her sexuality and dating with Lisa in the media. Although she is frank in her professional life, she is private in her love life as she has never talked about her personal life in the media.
Career and Net Worth of Samantha Stosur
Samantha has started her career journey from an early age. At the age of 16, she went on a trip competing in the World Youth Club in Jakarta, Indonesia. She played her first professional tennis in 1999 on the ITF Circuit and later debuted on the Women’s Tennis Association tour in 2000.
Since then she has been playing tennis and is still currently active. As a player, she has received everything which includes fame, money, appreciation, love and a better life which was only possible because of her hard work and dedication.
Her favorite shot is a two-handed backhand. Stosur has won 8 WTA titles and 4 ITF titles. She has also won the US Open grand slam title in 2011. Samantha is very successful when it comes to her double career. She has won two major grand-slam titles Australian Open and Wimbledon title (2 times).
Her net worth as of 2019 is around $20 million.
Samantha Stosur: Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity, Siblings
Samantha was born in Brisbane, Queensland on 30 March 1984. As of 2019, she has successfully completed 35 years of her age. Her birth name is Samantha Jane Stosur. Stosur’s mother’s name is Dianne Stosur and the father’s name is Tony Stosur. She has two siblings named Dominic and Daniel. At the age of 6, her family members have to move to Adelaide due to the destruction made by the flood which took away their family house and business. Her nationality is Australian and ethnicity is mixed: Polish and English. Her polish ethnicity comes from her grandmother. Samantha zodiac sign is Aries.
Stosur completed her education at Helensvale State High School on the Gold Coast and Gaven State School. She attended the Queensland Academy of sports under Geoff Masters when she was 14, and joined the Australian Institution of Sports tennis program when she was 16 years old.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight, Eye Colour and Hair Colour
She stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches with body weight 68kg. Samantha has a golden brown hair color with blue eye color. Her shoe size is 8 (US) and dress size is 4(US).