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|Real Name/Full Name||Ashleigh Barty|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Ashleigh Barty|
|Birth Place:||Ipswich, Queensland, Australia|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||24 April 1996|
|Age/How Old:||27 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 166 cm |
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 62 Kg|
In Pounds – 134 lbs.
|Hair Color:||White brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Robert Barty |
Mother – Josie Barty
|Siblings:||Ali and Sara (sisters)|
|School:||Woodcrest State College|
|College:||Woodcrest State College|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Profession:||Professional tennis player and former cricketer|
|Net Worth:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
In the world of Australian Tennis, the name Ashleigh Barty does not go unmentioned. She was ranked first in tennis singles by the Women Tennis Association after winning the 2021 Women Singles. She is an Australian professional tennis player who also used to play Cricket in the past.
Biography and Early Life
Ashleigh was born on 24th April 1996. She was blessed to be born to both her parents, Robert Barty and Josie Barty.
Her mother is of English descent and used to work as a radiographer. Her dad, on the other hand, was a worker at the State Library of Queensland. Though he had grown up in North Queensland, he had his ancestry going down to southern New South Wales and North-Eastern Victoria.
Thus, it can be said that Ashleigh traces part of her roots to the Ngaragu people. She grew up in Springfield, Ipswich, Queensland. Ashleigh has two elder siblings, Sara and Ali. From a tender age, Ashleigh was passionate about sports, her mom recounting that her hand-eye coordination was exceptional.
By 12, Ashleigh was able to do ball games with adults, which put her in an undoubtedly special place, giving her all the reasons to keep up with her passion.
Ashleigh’s details about her early education are scarce. Part of her learning took place in the National Academy, where also she advanced her sporting ability. It is surely beyond doubt that she successfully graduated through elementary school into high school with good grades as she proceeded into college. She did her studies at Woodcrest State College
Personal Life: Husband, Boyfriend, Spouse, Kids, etc.
Ashley Barty is single at this moment. She is, however, in a beautiful relationship with Gary Kissick, which went public in 2017. Gary is a professional golfer in Australia.
The passion they have for each other is vividly expressed, as they are so vocal on social media platforms, sharing their snapshots and flooding each other with compliments. The odds are high that they may end up together. Ashleigh is quoted saying that being with Gary is the best decision she ever made.
Is Ashleigh Barty Lesbian/Gay?
As far as sexual orientation is concerned, Ashleigh is straight. There are no claims that whisper notions of Ashleigh being either bisexual or even gay. As a matter of fact, she has a boyfriend, Gary, with whom they have a deep love bond.
Ashleigh’s Tennis Career started in 2010, at the age of 14 when an International Tennis Federation tournament was held in Ipswich, her camping ground, in which she lost in her first match. Later in 2011, she garnered the second position in the ladies’ singles title at Wimbledon. She took a break from tennis at 18, in which she played for the Brisbane Heat for the debut Women’s Big Bash League season, after which she fell in love with tennis once more.
She won her first Women’s Tennis Association title at the Malaysian Open, gaining the 17th position among the top 100, a position she had not acquired before. In 2019 at the 2019 Fed Cup, she carried Australia to the next-in-line finish. In 2020, Barty won the victory in Adelaide International at the start of the season. After the COVID-19 hiatus that cost her performing in the Indian Wells, she still held on and returned to tour in 2021, with a continued triumph through the tournaments that led up to the 2021 Australian Open, where she was knocked out by Karolina Muchova in the quarter-finals.
Awards and Achievements
Ashleigh has been awarded the Grand Slam Singles French Open Win (2019), the Grand Slam Double Results: US open Win (2014), and the Wimbledon Final (2013). She is sure to receive more award titles as she tirelessly pushes on in her Tennis career.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ashleigh Barty in 2023
Ashleigh’s net worth is estimated at $4 Million. The World’s No. 1 Tennis player earns her money from her tennis career cash prizes and supports in addition.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Ashleigh was the Female Athlete of The Year 2010 to 2013.
- She was the holder of the Newcombe Medal in 2017 and 2018.
- Apart from Tennis, Ashleigh loves Soccer and Rugby.
- She stands to be the National Indigenous Tennis Ambassador for Tennis Australia
Young talents and exceptional abilities are cannot by any means be a matter to be overlooked due to the possibilities they could bring about. Ashleigh Barty is one such example, and her effort and passion in her career are worth pulling lessons from. She is a personality to emulate.