Madison Keys is a professional tennis player from the USA who has already won 5 tournaments. Numerous tournament wins have helped her climb to No. 7 in the WTA rankings, her best result since October 2016.
February 17, 1995
Rock Island, Illinois
1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Madison Keys was born on February 17, 1995, in Rock Island, America, and began playing tennis at age four. Rick and Christina, Madison’s parents, are lawyers. The tennis player has three brothers, Sydney, Montana, and Hunter.
At age nine, Keys enrolled in a tennis academy founded by former world number one, American Chris Evert. Madison says she was inspired by Venus Williams’ Wimbledon 2008 performance and the American’s white dress.
She began her professional career in 2009 and immediately debuted in the WTA main draw (at Ponte Vedra Beach). The following season she won her first ITF event trophy. Madison won her WTA debut title in 2014, becoming the champion in Eastbourne.
In her free time, Keys prefers shopping, hanging out with friends and cooking.