Virginia Wade, originally Sarah Virginia Wade, OBE, is a British former professional tennis player. She was born on July 10, 1945 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. A product of University of Sussex, she is well-recognized in the sports industry for winning three Grand Slam singles championships and four Grand Slam doubles championships.
She is, in fact, known as the only British woman in the history who was able to win titles at all four Grand Slam tournament. In the year 1977, she earned the win on the women’s singles championship at Wimbledon.
Even at the age of 71, Virginia admitted in one of her interviews that she still does tennis. She said, “I still love the game. I don’t want to compete any more, but I like to go and hit the ball. I find a tennis court not only a great place for exercise, but also very therapeutic. I sort out all the questions in my head on the tennis court… it really drives me crazy if I’m not playing.”
Body Measurement (2014 – Age 71)
Height: 170 cm | 5 feet, 7 Inches
Weight: 61 kg | 134 lbs
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