Jenifer Capriati is an American tennis player who has a net worth of $6 million. She is a well-known member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame. She was born on March 29, 1976, in New York City.
She was a teenage prodigy and during her entire professional career, Jenifer Capriati won three women’s championships and a gold medal at the Olympics.
Jennifer Capriati Net Worth
|Full Name:||Jennifer Capriati|
|Net Worth:||$6 Million|
|Born:||March 29, 1976|
Jennifer Capriati Net Worth Growth
|Net Worth in 2022||$6 Million|
|Net Worth in 2021||$6 Million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$5 Million|
|Net Worth in 2019||$4 Million|
|Net Worth in 2018||$3 Million|
Jenifer was born on March 29, 1976, in New York City. She is of American nationality. Her family then shifted to Spain for a few years and then relocated back to Florida so that Jenifer could pursue a career in Tennis.
Her father Stefano was an Italian-based tennis coach and a former boxer. Her mother Denise was a Pan-Am Stewardess. Her parents trained her to be a tennis player ever even when she was still a toddler. Her personality attracted everyone and so did her game. She made her first professional debut when she was just 13 years old.
When Jenifer was 10 years old, she was enrolled with Jimmy Evert in an intense tennis training program. The rules for the Virginia tournament were relaxed giving her a chance to play at the age of 13 in the Virginia Slams Tournament.
She then went on to reach the semifinals of the French Open and became the youngest tennis player in Wimbledon to make it to the top 10 on the list. Consecutively she even went on to win a gold medal in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. However, in 1993, she suffered a loss in the US Open and that was very unexpected.
She then went into depression and also suffered from a lot of personal problems and arrests and she couldn’t focus on her game. She then made her comeback in 2001, when she defeated the World champion Martina Hingis in the Australian Open.
This made her get her first grand slam win. She then went on to defeat Kim Clijsters at the French Open, she couldn’t win the grand slam title as she lost the semi-finals. She announced her retirement in 2004. In 2012, she made her way into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
In 2016, Jenifer came into the highlight for lashing out at the tennis star Maria Sharapova when the latter had told that was tested positive for a banned drug that is used to treat heart disease. Jenifer through a series of tweets indirectly aimed at Sharapova and called the act ‘disappointing’.
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|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Profession||Former Tennis player|
|Date Of Birth||March 29, 1976|
|Income||$1 Million (Annual)|
In 1993, after she lost the US Open, she was diagnosed with depression. She had a lot going on in her personal life where she had to deal with her parents getting divorced. She disappeared from the public eye for years. She faced charges for shoplifting a $15 ring when she was 17.
She was arrested for illegal possession of Marijuana. She then confessed to the fact that she was suicidal and was taken to rehab for a drug overdose. In 2013, she was again charged with stalking and thrashing her ex-boyfriend after which she was sent for anger management counseling. Amongst all these Jenifer went back to complete her high school.
Jenifer Capriati in her entire tennis career made about $6 million as prize money and she has earned over $25 million for the various brand endorsements that she has been a part of. Currently, she is said to have a net worth estimated at around $10 million. She currently lives in Florida, USA.
As of 2022, Jenifer Capriati’s net worth is estimated to be $6 million. Primarily earned from her career as a tennis star and also earns money through various endorsements.
Jenifer has also acted in a few series and movies. She made her debut at the age of 13 and within a few years, she was diagnosed with depression where she said that she was not happy with herself or her body, or her game. She then came into highlight when she was charged with shoplifting.
She then went low-key and that’s when she was rushed to a hospital in Florida due to an overdose of drugs. She was then arrested when she was caught in possession of marijuana.
She then made her comeback and went on to win tournaments and defeated world No.1, Martina Hingis. She had lashed out at Maria Sharapova after she announced that she was tested positive for a banned chemical to which Jenifer said that she endured all injuries but never resorted to taking drugs.