Published: 08 Mar 2021 03:56 am
Updated: 08 Mar 2021 06:23 am
Martina Navratilova is the empress who built the world of tennis in the last century. Martina Navratilova, who has won 18 Grand Slam titles in the singles category and 167 series titles, has won 177 titles in the doubles category. On March 8, 1986, he became the first tennis player to earn $ 10 million.
Martina Navratilova was born in 1956 in Parekh, Czech Republic. His father was Miroslav Subert. Martina’s mother, Jana Supert, excelled in gymnastics, tennis, and skiing. Martina’s grandmother also played in various tennis tournaments for the Czech Republic before World War II. When Martina was 3 years old, her parents divorced. Following this, Martina’s mother married Navretil.
Martina’s mother wanted her daughter to be an athlete like herself. So from the age of 4 he coached him in the game of tennis. Martina also used the wooden tennis racket that her grandmother used in the early days. With the encouragement of her mother and grandmother, Martina Navratilova became the national tennis champion of the Czech Republic at the age of 15. Following this, Martina Navratilova began to compete in international tennis, becoming the crowning queen of the tennis world in the 1980s.