Jennifer Capriati - Updated Jul 2024

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Jennifer Capriati

Jennifer Capriati is a very famous former tennis player from the United States. Jennifer Capriati, this American tennis player was the former No. 1 and has won the Australian Open, and French Open. She is also a gold medalist in the Olympics.

Early life

Jennifer Capriati was born on 29th March 1976, in New York City, New York, United States of America. This makes her 47 years old as of 2023. Her father’s name is Denise Capriati, and her mother is Stefano Capriati.

There is not much information regarding the name and profession of her parents, and siblings. She holds an American nationality and practices Christianity. Further, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity. According to astrology, she has Aries as her zodiac sign.


Talking about her formal educational status, she completed her schooling at a local school in her hometown. And, she also accomplished her higher studies at university.

Professional Life

Jennifer Capriati is a very famous tennis player today and has established her own identity today. The journey however started from a very young age. The tennis prodigy started playing at a very young age and even won the Junior Orange Bowl. She won it twice in the age category of 12 and 14. Following her tennis career, she started playing professionally in the year 1990.

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Caption: Jennifer after winning a gold medal (Source: Twitter)

In the same year, she won her first professional title at the Puerto Rico Open. Then, she was ranked WTA Top 10. This made her the record youngest player to achieve this. The following year, in 1991, she reached the semifinals at the U.S. Open as well as at Wimbledon. While she also won the gold medal in the 1992 Summer Olympic Games. It came after defeating Steffi Graf.

Though she struggled for form between the years 1994-1998, she started gaining form. Later she also won the Australian Open in the year 2001 and regained her position in the top ten. Further, she even defended the title in 2002. After having a such great career, she retired in 2004 at the young age of 28 due to injuries. She was ranked No.1 on 15th October 2001.

Jennifer Capriati – Net worth 2024

Jennifer Capriati is living a comfortable life with her family. Thanks to the fame and fortune she has earned from her work as of today. Moreover, her total net worth is about $6 million US dollars as of 2022.

Personal life

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Jennifer Capriati, she is single today. However, the reports confirmed she was previously in a relationship with around 4 persons. They are; Dale DaBone, Xavier Malisse, York Alec Shackleton, and Livan Hernandez.

She also does not have any children from any of her relationships or any other means too. Apart from it, she has no affairs with any other person. While she is straight regarding gender choices. Talking about the controversies, she has been charged with misdemeanors like marijuana possession and also took drug counseling.

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Caption: Jennifer during the match (Source: Brittanica)

Body Measurements

Jennifer Capriati is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The former tennis player stands about 5 feet and 7 inches tall. While she weighs 73kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of her eyes is brown, and she has brown colored hair.

Jennifer Capriati – Social Media

Jennifer Capriati is also present on social media. She also has a Twitter account under the name @JenCapriati with around 22.8k followers. While she also has a Facebook page under the name Jennifer Tennis.