Who is monica seles dating

04-May-2018 02:42

Her father, Karolj Seles, taught her to play tennis in a parking lot when she was 5 years old, and as she grew up, she became intent on beating her brother Zoltan, who was eight years older and the No.1-ranked junior tennis player in the country at the time. At 16, she beat Steffi Graf in the French Open, becoming the youngest person to win the tournament.In 1990, Seles became the youngest ever French Open champion at the age of 16.She went on to win eight Grand Slam singles titles before her 20th birthday and was the year-end world no. However, on April 30, 1993, she was the victim of an on-court attack, when a man stabbed her in the back with a 9-inch (23 cm) long knife; Seles did not return to tennis for over two years.

An ethnic Hungarian, she was born and raised in Novi Sad, SFR Yugoslavia. She has been in one celebrity relationship averaging approximately 9.1 years.