Jessica Pegula (Tennis Player), born on February 24, 1994 in Buffalo, New York, USA. Jessica Pegula's age 28 years & Zodiac Sign Pisces, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White and Asian. Let's check, How Tall is Jessica Pegula?
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Jessica Pegula Height
5 Feet 7 Inches (170.18 CM/1.701 m)
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Jessica Pegula Body Measurements
Jessica Pegula's full body measurements are 38 inches (96.52 cm) - 36C - 29 inches (73.66 cm) - 37 inches (93.98 cm) .
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Jessica Pegula FAQs
What is Jessica Pegula ethnicity?
Pegula is the daughter of South Korean mother, Kim Pegula and the middle daughter of American professional sports investor and natural gas tycoon Terry Pegula.
Is Jessica Pegula ranked?
Jessica Pegula of the U.S., global ranking 21, has won a total of 2.81 million U.S. dollars as prize money since becoming a professional player in 2009, which is the 202nd largest in Women’s Tennis Association tour history.
Is Jessica Pegula engaged?
In October 2021, Jessica and Taylor tied the knot in North Carolina at the breathtaking Biltmore Estate.
Is Jessica Pegula Italian?
Jessica Pegula is having a good run at the current Australian Open. Here is a biography with reference to her net worth, family, father, coach, and boyfriend. Jennis Pegula was born on February 24, 1994 in Buffalo, New York, to an Italian-American father, Terry Pegula, and a South Korean mother, Kim Pegula.
Jessica Pegula is one of the most famous and trending Tennis player in the whole world right now. Jessica Pegula was born on February 24, 1994, in Buffalo, New York, United States.
Family, Childhood, and Education
Jessica Pegula’s father’s name is Terry Pegula and her mother’s name is Kim Pegula. Jessica Pegula has 2 younger siblings, Kelly and Matthew. She also has 2 half-siblings, Michael and Laura from her father’s first marriage.
Jessica Pegula went to Division I college at the University of Pittsburgh. Her profession was more inclined towards becoming a professional sports player. At the age of 7, she began training herself for playing Tennis. The details about her high school have not been shared with the media.
In 2009 Jessica Pegula played the first WTA qualifying match at Ponte Vedra Beach and was also seen playing at International Tennis Federation. Next year she continued to play at the ITF circuit. In 2011 she played at the Women’s Tennis Association in US Open, Wimbledon, French Open, and Australian Open. Next year she played matches with Indian Wells and Quebec City teams. In the 2015 US Open, she made her grand slam singles debut as a qualifier. She qualified in the first round but lost against Dominika Cibulkova in the third set. In 2017 she won two doubles titles at the ITF circuit. In 2018 she was ranked under the top 200 and later ended up inside the top 125. She has defeated Kristyna Pliskova, Ons Jabeur, and Sofia Kenin. Next year she finished the year ranked under the top 100 as her rank was 76th. She also achieved a WTA career single at Washington Open by defeating Camila Giorgi.
Pegula began the year primarily playing on the ITF Circuit, before cracking inside the top 100 in February for the first time in her career. This allowed her to enter several larger WTA Tour events, including in Indian Wells and Miami. Her best result during the early clay court season came in Charleston, where she upset world No. 12, Anastasija Sevastova, en-route to the third round. Pegula achieved the best result of her career at the start of the North American hardcourt season when she won her first WTA career singles title at the Washington Open, defeating Camila Giorgi in the final. This took her to a new career-high ranking of world no. 55. Despite failing to win another main draw match the rest of the season, Pegula finished the year ranked inside the top 100 for the first time, at No. 76.
In 2020 she played ASB Classic at Auckland where she defeated Tamara Zidansek and Alize Cornet and managed to play for Semifinals. In the semi-finals, she defeated Caroline Wozniacki and during the finals, she lost against Serena Williams. She also played for matches at the Western & Southern Open and US Open. In 2021, she received huge fame at the 2021 Australian Open as she defeated Victoria Azarenka, Kristina Mladenovich, Samantha Stosur, and Elina Svitolina. In this way, she was able to reach her first Grand Slam Quarter Final. She competed in Quarter Final at the Australian Open although, she couldn’t progress further. Currently, she is playing in the Indian Wells Masters or BNP Paribas Open where she climbed into round 16. She will try her best to win against Elina Svitolina in order to cement her place for further rounds. She started her season in Melbourne, where she played like a top seed but lost to Irina-Camelia Begu in the first round. In Sydney, she lost to Caroline Garcia in the first round.
At the Australian Open, she defeated Anhelina Kalinina, Bernarda Pera, Nuria Párrizas Díaz, and 5th seed Maria Sakkari to reach her second consecutive quarterfinal at this Major. She lost the quarterfinal to world No. 1 and eventual champion Ashleigh Barty but moved to her highest ranking in singles of No. 16 and No. 41 in doubles on January 31, 2022.
Relationship/ Affairs And Boyfriend/ Husband
Jessica Pegula is rumored to be in a relationship with Taylor Gahagen and Terry Pegulas. There is no confirmation about the information as she prefers to keep her personal life private and away from the media.
Jessica Pegula Net Worth And Salary
As of 2022, the estimated Jessica Pegula’s net worth is $900 USD. Her major source of income is her tennis playing career. Jessica Pegula’s salary as of 2022 is $5.1 million per year.
Social Media Profile
Jessica Pegula is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. She has more than 43k followers on Twitter and more than 50k followers on Instagram.
Trivia: Jessica Pegula Facts
* Jessica Pegula’s mother, Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea, and was adopted at the age of 5 by Ralph and Marilyn Kerr.
* Jessica Pegula’s father Terry is an American businessman with an interest in Natural gas, real estate, and the entertainment and sports industry.
* She has also started a charitable organization called A Lending Paw. The organization connects distressed people with rescued and trained service animals.
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