Maria Sharapova net worth: Maria Sharapova is a Russian pro-tennis player who has a net worth of $90 million dollars. Maria Sharapova was born April 19, 1987 in Nyagan, Russian. Sharapova is a 3-time Grand Slam Singles Champion and one of the highest paid female athletes of all time. She is ranked Number 16 in the world. Sharapova moved to the United States with her father at age 16 to escape poverty and to attempt to launch a professional tennis career. She enrolled in the Nick Bolletieri Tennis Academy and, by age 17 had won her first Grand Slam event at Wimbledon in 2004. She won her second Grand Slam – the U.S. Open – in 2006 and her third Grand Slam, the Australian Open, in 2008. Sharapova has also appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and was named the most-searched for athlete by Yahoo in 2005 and 2008. As of August 2013, she has won 30 career titles and has earned $27 million in prize money. Maria earns millions more every year form numerous product endorsements for companies like Nike and Head. Maria Sharapova is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Development Project.
Maria Sharapova's career has been spotty at times, due to a chronic shoulder condition that has required surgery. She has been ranked #1 in the world four times and has won 29 singles titles, three doubles titles, and three Grand Slams. She has won the following tournaments at least once: The Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and The US Open.