Facts of Christian Charles Sampras
|Full Name||Christian Charles Sampras|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Pete Sampras|
|Father Profession||tennis player|
|Mother Name||Bridgette Wilson|
|Mother Profession||American former actress, singer, model, and Miss Teen USA winner|
|Date of Birth||November 21,2002|
Christian Charles Sampras is the firstborn kid to an American former professional tennis player, Pete Sampras.
Parents love story
His father, Pete Sampras, is a tennis player, whereas his mother, Bridgette Wilson, is an American former actress, singer, model, and Miss Teen USA winner.
Their love story is one of a kind. He met her when she was 27 years old in a cinema hall.
And after seeing her, he jokingly told his friend, 'I would love to meet her.'
His friend being helpful, got her number from a mutual friend.
And they started talking on the phone with each other.
Before that, she didn't know who he was and what he does. Then his sister invited her over dinner.
Finally, after nine months, on June 7, 2000, he proposed to her with a platinum ring oval-shaped diamond on it from the brand Cartier.
They were at his house in Los Angeles. She accepted his proposal and said yes to him.
And there then they both got engaged. On May 29, they became fiance to each other.
Got married in a private backyard
His father, Pete Sampras, got married to his mother, Bridgette Wilson, in a very intimate ceremony that took place in the backyard.
Their events were six days long.
As both of them were busy in their field, so they had a very rush wedding yet a beautiful one.
Both sides of the family came together to rescue them from organizing their wedding.
Only 80 guests were invited to the wedding, mostly were all their family members and a few close friends.
On September 30, 2000, the pair tied the nuptial knot.
While sharing vows, she looked into his eyes and got emotional at that moment as it was one of the special feelings that will be with her for the rest of her life.
After marriage, the reception took place at his house on the poolside, where both the guest and the newlywed couple enjoyed drinks together.
The couple has been together for two decades now. They are happy and blessed to be married to each other.
His parents had two children together. Both of them are boys who are teenagers now.
Christian Charles Sampras's brother is younger than him.
He was born on July 29, 2005; his name is Ryan Nikolaos Sampras.
He must be in school only because he is fifteen years old.
All his family in one frame.
Although both of his educational backgrounds have not been shared with the public, it is also not known if both the boys will choose the same career as their father or a different one.
However, it will be interesting to watch them if they will become a tennis player in the future.
His discovery of tennis
Going back through Pete’s childhood days, he used to go to Greek Orthodox Church every Sunday.
It’s been stated that he has been very good at athletic games since childhood.
Well, his first encounter with tennis was when he found a tennis racquet in the basement of his house.
So, after finding it, he went on hitting the ball against the wall for the next couple of hours. After that, his entire family shifted to Palos Verdes, California, in 1978.
The place they got shifted to had a warmer climate, so young Pete engaged himself more in a tennis game.
From the day he was introduced to tennis, he took Rod Laver as his idol. Pete got to play with Rod at the age of eleven only.
His family then joined the Peninsula Racquet Club. That was the moment when he was captured by Peter Fischer.
Peter is known to be a pediatrician and tennis enthusiast. It was Peter who coached Pete till 1989 and transferred him to one-handed from two-handed.
He was 16 years old when he turned to be a professional.
After a year, he stepped into the fourth round of the 1989 U.S. Open and then into the five-set second-round match with Mats Wilander, a champion.
Just at 19, he beat Agassi and achieved the title of the U.S. Open’s youngest-ever male singles champion.
Nevertheless, his hard work and dedication led him to win the first five career titles at the Tennis Masters Cup.
Talking about his sister, Stella is also engaged in tennis. Not only this, she is listed as the head coach of women’s tennis at UCLA.
Marion, his younger sibling, serves as a professor in Los Angeles.
While on the other side, his brother Gus portrays the role of a tournament director at the Scottsdale ATP event and later became the president of the firm.
If we list his accomplishment, Pete has won 14 Grand Slams, seven singles titles at Wimbledon, 11 ATP masters series events, five singles titles at the U.S. Open, five Tennis Masters Cup titles, two doubles titles, Year-end no.1 for a record six consecutive years and lastly the World No.1 for a record 286 weeks.
|Year||Net worth||Prize Money|
Christian Charles Sampras's net worth is not available as of now.
However, his father, Pete Sampras, is estimated to have a $150 Million net worth, a massive amount of money.
His prize money is around the US $43,280,439. His wife, too, has a net worth of $25 Million.
How did he earn his money?
He earned his income and wealth being a fortunate and successful tennis player.
Other sources would be endorsements, ads, and business deals. The family lives in Lake Sherwood, California.
The family is enjoying an extravagant lifestyle with all the modern facilities around.
Age and height
- He is eighteen years old, was born on November 21, 2002. His height is not available.
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