Russian Professional Tennis Player, World Number 50: 2016
Elena Vesnina Bio Details
Elena Sergeyevna Vesnina
Date of birth
Lviv, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
Professional Tennis Player (2002)
Knocked Venus Williams out of the first round of Wimbledon
Appeared on the front cover of Russia's edition Playboy Magazine in 2014.
On September 6, 2014, Vesnina and Ekaterina Makarova became the first Russian pair to win the U.S. Open doubles title, defeating Hall of Famer Martina Hingis and Flavia Pennetta, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2
Beaten by Serena Williams in her first Grand Slam semi final at Wimbledon in 48 minutes, the fastest Wimbledon semi final ever.