Last Updated on August 25, 2022
Spanish tennis player Paula Badosa began her journey on the WTA Tour in 2015, but her real success came only in 2021. The New York native was able to have a great season, win a ticket to the WTA finals and enter the top 10 of the WTA ranking. She’s not going to stop and has already won three trophies on the WTA Tour. Her successful performance this season has added $744,495 to Badosa’s account.
|Net Worth||5 700 000$|
|Born||15 November 1997
New York, United States
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
Paula Badosa Career
Paula Badosa-Hibert was born in New York City, the largest city in the United States, on November 15, 1997. Badosa began playing tennis at the age of 7 at a club named Playa de Aro. At the age of 14, Paula moved to Valencia, Spain to spend more time playing tennis.
At the junior level, she managed to reach the 8th position in the rankings and won three singles tournaments and once in doubles.
Paula began her professional journey on the adult WTA tour in 2012. Sant Jordi was the first tournament where the Spaniard won at the ITF level. After that, Badosa managed to win 7 more ITF tournaments.
In 2018-2019 the athlete significantly increased the quality of her game, which allowed her to debut in the top 100 of the WTA ranking.
In 2020, despite the pandemic, Paula showed good results, reaching the semifinals at the Istanbul Cup and reaching the round of 16 at the French Open.
Paula Badosa has already had one of the most successful seasons of her career in 2021. The 23-year-old reached her first career WTA 1000 semifinal in Madrid and lost in two sets to Ash Barty.
First WTA Title
A final cut short but what a week for both players 😊@paulabadosa claims her first WTA title after Konjuh retires due to injury.
— wta (@WTA) May 22, 2021
A few weeks later she claimed her first WTA Tour title in Belgrade defeating Ana Konjuh of Croatia in the deciding match. Badosa was able to improve on her last year’s result at the French Open, reaching the quarterfinals of the tournament where she lost to one of the sensations of the tournament, Tamara Zidansek.
At the end of the 2021 season, the athlete won her first trophy at the WTA 1000 tournament held at Indian Wells. In the final match, Badosa was able to beat two-time champion Victoria Azarenka. The victory at such a ranked tournament allowed Paula to enter the top 10 of the WTA rankings and qualify for the WTA Finals. In the semifinals of these competitions, Badosa lost to her compatriot Garbine Muguruza
Badosa started the 2022 season already as one of the favorites in the fight for first place in the WTA ranking. The Spaniard won the trophy at a tournament in Sydney, defeating Czech tennis player Barbora Krejcikova in three sets. The Spaniard could not defend her title in Indian Wells, losing in the semifinals to Maria Sakkari. At the second tournament of the series “Sunshine Double” in Miami, Badosa reached the quarterfinal of the tournament, where she lost to Jessica Pegula.
Paula Badosa’s Grand Slam Records
All athletes want to win a trophy at a grand slam tournament, Paula is no exception. We’ve compiled her performance statistics for the major majors in the table.
Paula Badosa Endorsements
Paula Badosa has a partnership with the following brands: Nike – a famous sportswear manufacturer, Wilson – a tennis equipment manufacturer, Iberdrola is a Spanish multinational electric utility company based in Bilbao, Spain. Iberdrola has a workforce of around 34,000 employees serving around 31.67 million customers.
Paula Badosa Net Worth
In 2022 Paula earned $744,495 in prize money for 18 matches in various tournaments. During his professional career, Badosa earned $4,270,015. in prize money according to the official WTA website. We estimated Paula Badosa’s net worth at $5 700 000.
Paula Badosa’s prize money compared to the top 10 WTA players
Paula Badosa is confidently in the top 10 of the WTA rankings. We compared the prize money of other top 10 WTA players with the prize money earned by Paula Badosa.
|Rank||Player Name||Prize money|
How old is the tennis player Paula Badosa?
Spanish tennis player Paula Badosa was born on 15 November 1997, she is 24 years old
How tall is Paula Badosa?
Paula Badosa, a top-10 WTA player, is 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) tall
Where was Paula Badosa born?
Paula Badosa, a talented Spanish tennis player, was born in New York, United States
What’s Paula Badosa’s best ranking?
Paula Badosa was able to move up to No. 4 in the WTA rankings in February 2022, her best result yet
When did Paula Badosa turn pro?
Paula Badosa began her professional career on the ITF Women’s Circuit in May 2012 in Getxo
Who sponsors Paula Badosa?
A talented athlete from Spain, Paula Badosa is supported by the following brands: Nike, Wilson, Iberdrola
How much prize money has Paula Badosa won?
In 2022 Paula earned $744,495 in prize money for 18 matches in various tournaments. During his professional career, Badosa earned $4,270,015. in prize money according to the official WTA website