Amelie Mauresmo, a tennis player, was born on July 5, 1979 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France. She is best known as the 2006 Wimbledon champion in singles.
In 2006, in the biography of Amelie Mauresmo, two championships were won at once: Australian and Wimbledon. It was the first higher competition in the life of an athlete. Nevertheless, until this time, Mauresmo was already considered one of the best tennis players thanks to her physical strength and very athletic game.
For the first time Amelie performed at professional competitions in 1995, at the same time participated in the championship of France. His first title was the Women’s Tennis Association Mauresmo deserved in Bratislava in 1999. Before participating in the 2006 championships, the sportswoman won 20 competitions. In the 2006 finals, Amelie met twice with Justine Henin-Ardenne, and defeated her opponent.
5 weeks of 2004 the name Amelie Mauresmo was the first in the world ranking. So the tennis player became the first Frenchwoman, holding such position since 1975. In 2004, in the biography of Amelie Mauresmo, a silver medal was won at the Athens Olympics.
Additional information: Mauresmo plays with his right hand. Its height is 175 cm according to the data of the World Tennis Association.