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Roger Federer wife: The fairytale love story behind Mirka Federer and Roger revealed

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ROGER FEDERER may be on of the world’s most successful still maintains his biggest win was bagging his gorgeous wife. But how did the couple meet and fall in love?

Tennis player Roger Federer married the love of his life, Mirka in 2009. The Swiss tennis legend is one of the most famous names and faces in the world for his skill, but he has also melted the hearts of tennis fans around the world with his undeniable adoration for his wife. As if the couple weren’t picture perfect enough, the couple have four children – two sets of adorable twins. But how did these sweethearts meet and how did their relationship get to the point of ultimate #couplegoals?

Who is Mirka Federer?
Mirka Federer, nee Vavrinec, is a former tennis player who managed to rise to a career-high ranking of 76 in 2001, just after she had met Roger.

She was born in Slovakia, but her family emigrated to Switzerland when she was two-years-old.

When she was nine, her father took her to a tennis tournament in Germany and she met Martina Navratilova who thought she looked athletic and should try tennis.

Navratilova later sent her a racquet and arranged for her first tennis lesson

Roger Federer's parents
Although, Mirka Federer was once a top-100 tennis player she retired from the game in 2002 after failing to recover from a persistent foot injury.

Since her retirement, Mirka became Federer’s public relations manager and handled much of his media affairs.

Mirka has been in the crowd for all of Federer’s greatest moments, although in recent years she has been forced to miss the occasional match due to pregnancy or looking after their children.

Federer, 37, spends much of his time away from the family home in his native Switzerland.

However, he takes his family with him insisting his four children and his wife are his top priority.

Roger Federer and wife looking
Speaking to the Sunday Times earlier this year, the sports star said changing “a ton of nappies” between matches was worth it to live his “dream” with Mirka, 40.

But he also revealed an interesting fact about his family life – that he will not sleep without wife Mirka beside him.

How did the couple meet?
The young lovebirds actually met at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

Shockingly, Mirka was actually engaged to a rich Arab, according to Italian Magazine Gioia, but it was not long before she started dating the 20-time Grand Slam champion.

Federer once revealed the pair actually shared their first kiss on the last day of the Sydney Olympics in 2000.
Roger Federer and wife at river

When did Roger Federer and Mirka Federer marry?
The tennis sweethearts married in a small ceremony at Wenenhof Villa in Federer’s hometown Basel in April 2009.

The world champion tennis player announced on his website the couple had gotten married “surrounded by a small group of close friends and family”.

The couple announced a month before they married they were expecting their first child.

Little did they know it would turn out to be identical twin girls named Myla Rose and Charlene Riva born in 2009.

The adorable twin boys Leo and Lennard were then born in 2014.

In 2017, the double sets of twins captured the hearts of the world, when images of the seven-year-old girls and three-year-old boys cheering on their dad hit the big screens.

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MADRID, SPAIN – MAY 04: Rodger Federer of Switzerland trains during day one of the Mutua Madrid Open at La Caja Magica on May 04, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)


The two sets of twins, each dressed in matching ensembles and making cheeky faces in view of the cameras caused a huge social media buzz and intrigue about this fairytale family lives on to this day.

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Unbelivable: Venus William’s Secret Dating Life Exposed!

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Venus Williams’ Boyfriend: Finally Venus Williams Opens Up On Her Secret Dating Life

One of the most elegant players of this century, Venus Williams, completed 26 years on the tour in 2020. Recently, she was live on Instagram, answering questions from her fans about her personal life and future plans.

One tough question that Venus Williams answered was about having kids after she retires from Tennis. The tennis player said that having children is a huge responsibility. Further, she jokingly said it is something that scared her so she has continued playing tennis.

“It’s not an easy answer there’s a lot of responsibility, and it scares me a little that’s why I’ve kept playing tennis.”

One of the most elegant players of this century, Venus Williams, completed 26 years on the tour in 2020. Recently, she was live on Instagram, answering questions from her fans about her personal life and future plans.

One tough question that Venus Williams answered was about having kids after she retires from Tennis. The tennis player said that having children is a huge responsibility. Further, she jokingly said it is something that scared her so she has continued playing tennis.

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“It’s not an easy answer there’s a lot of responsibility, and it scares me a little that’s why I’ve kept playing tennis.”

Venus turned 40 last year. With her age on the wrong side, she has had a patchy form of late. Nevertheless, she still strives to play tennis and retirement is a distant thought.

Venus Williams looks at having kids later in her life
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But Venus does want to have a big family as she grows old. It is something that Venus has thought about and could do when she eventually retires.

“But yes, I want to be surrounded by children when I am older like 70 or 80. And those kids around me making me happy with big family so that’s a nice thought. But definitely some dedication that goes into that.”

Questions on her personal life have been asked a lot ever since her sister Serena Williams married and gave birth to her daughter. Venus also informed her fans about her love life. Venus was asked, “Who’s your boyfriend?”

“No, no boyfriend. Not quite looking for one either.”

Venus is not married: some time ago she separated from her boyfriend Nicholas Hammond after dating him for two years. They were spotted along with the marriage of Venus’ sister Serena Williams to Alexis Ohanian.

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Serena and Venus’ sister: “my father is a serial cheater…My mom always argued with him”

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Serena and Venus’ sister calls dad a ‘sperm donor’ who abandoned first family — the elder half-sister of tennis superstars Venus and Serena Williams — is calling out their father, Richard Williams, for abandoning his family and moving on to start a new life with the athletes’ mother, Oracene Price.

Sabrina Williams claims her father was a serial cheater whom she believes has several children scattered across the country, telling The Sun, “I know there’s more siblings, I was told between fifteen and nineteen all over the place, from LA to Louisiana.”

“My mom always argued with my dad about his affairs, he was a serial cheat. I remember that was always the main thing they’d talk about. He is a selfish man, lives only for himself, he just uses his kids to get what he needs,” she added. “He’s not a dad, he was just a sperm donor.”

The 56-year-old explained that Richard, 78, was first married to her mother, Betty Johnson, who had one daughter from a previous relationship, Katrina Jones, 62. The couple then had five children together, including eldest Sabrina, Richard III, 54, Ronner, 53, Reluss, 52, and Reneeka, 50.

When Sabrina was eight, she claims Richard abandoned the family after telling her he was going to the store to buy her a bicycle.

“My mom told me later that he’s never coming back. We went from having everything to nothing. The best dresses, parties, we’d go places. Now there was no new shoes or clothes. I thought I was dad’s favorite and he loved me to death.”

“But once he left, within a year, we became very poor, she continued. “There wasn’t always meals on the table. We went downhill. My mom became stressed out with six kids, trying to provide for us, she became aggressive.”

As Sabrina’s mother turned abusive, she only recalls hearing from her father twice after he moved out, including once when she was 10 and a second time while she was in college.

“In my teens, I was always thinking about suicide,” Sabrina admitted. “I tried it once, it was always with me, and it was about my dad, I had mental health issues. Somehow, I got hold of my dad through a relative and asked for $1,000 to pay some of the college bill at Hope Christian University. He said he’d only give me the money as a loan. That’s when I knew he was an a—hole.”

“After college, I was done with my dad,” she added. “He had never paid any child support and all he wanted to give me was a loan.”

The trainee chaplain didn’t meet Venus, 40, and Serena, 39, until the sisters were in their teens at a Los Angeles theme park.

“I bumped into them by complete chance at Knott’s Berry Farm, a theme park in California, when they were teenagers. I was with my work colleagues and I saw him and thought: ‘Hey, that looks like my dad’.”

“I went over, we exchanged hellos, and we hung out for an hour, that was it. He gave me his number and told me to call him, then guess what? The number he gave me was [out] of order.”

Mother Betty was later diagnosed with cancer, passing away in December 1998.

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Naomi Osaka shows off Very Different Look After Winning Australian Open

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Naomi Osaka shows off Very Different Look After Winning Australian Open

We rarely see tennis champion Naomi Osaka without her natural curls, but when we do — we’re in for a real treat. Take, for instance, the time she made a gorgeous political statement with her box braids, or when she honored her culture with a colorful headwrap.

Osaka’s hair changes are as fun and intentional as she is, and her latest look fits the bill. The athlete shared an Instagram selfie rocking pink hair styled by Martin-Christopher Harper, with matching graphic liner by pro makeup artist Autumn Moultrie.

“Sakura could never lol,” she captioned her post, referring to the pink-haired character from Japanese manga Naruto. Fans immediately took to Osaka’s comment section in awe of her drastically different look (which is most likely courtesy of a great wig).

“You didn’t have to outdo Sakura like that,” one commenter wrote. “Sakura ain’t even close,” said another. Fellow athlete Usain Bolt chimed in to agree with the masses: “U wore it better @naomiosaka lol,” he said.

Osaka, who is fresh off the heels of another historic win at the Australian Open, is one of many celebrities who have dabbled in bold new hair colors recently.

Hilary Duff revealed cotton-candy blue hair last weekend, while Sarah Hyland also traded in her dark brown strands for a bright copper shade. Osaka’s look might be temporary (for a photoshoot, or maybe just for fun), but we definitely won’t complain if this bubblegum-colored hair makes another appearance in the future.

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