Elena Andreyevna Rybakina is a professional tennis player who was born in Kazakhstan but has Russian ancestry. She was born on June 17, 1999.
She is the first player from Kazakhstan to crack the top 15 of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) rankings and currently holds the career-high position of No. 12 in the world.
She is now the female singles player that has the No. 1 ranking in Kazakhstan. On the WTA Tour, Rybakina has competed in a total of eight finals, including three at the WTA 500 level, where she has been victorious twice.
In 2017, Katarina Rybakina achieved a career-high combined junior ranking of No. 3, and she also triumphed at the Trofeo Bonfiglio to take home the Grade-A championship.
In June of 2018, the young player, who was then 20 years old and had just broken into the top 200 for the first time, made the decision to swap his federation from Russia to Kazakhstan.
Midway through 2019, she achieved her first consistent success on the WTA Tour. This success was highlighted by her maiden WTA title, which she won at the Bucharest Open, as well as her debut in the top 100.
In Moscow, Russia, Elena Rybakina was born on June 17th, 1999. She first took up gymnastics and ice skating at the age of six, before switching to tennis at the age of six.
Her father had a personal interest in tennis, so he encouraged her to give it a try. Andrey Chesnokov, a former top-10 player, and Evgenia Kulikovskaya, a former top 100 player, were her coaches.
How old is Elena Rybakina?
Her birthday is June 17th, 1999, and she was born in Moscow, Russia. She is currently 23 years old.