Professionally, Ashleigh Barty is known as an Australian tennis player and former cricketer. In both women’s singles and doubles, she is the top-ranked Australian tennis player. Besides, she has ranked as high as no 2 in singles and No. 5 in doubles ranked by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA).
Ashleigh Barty was on 24 April 1996 in Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. As of 2019, her age is 23 years old under the birth sign Aries. She was born to parents Robert and Josie. Her mother works as a radiographer and her father is an English immigrant. By nationality, Ashleigh is Australian and belongs to a white ethnical background. Plus, she grew up along her two sisters named Sara Barty and Ali Barty as her siblings.
She started playing tennis from the age of 4 and since then she has been working hard to establish herself as one of the prominent tennis players. Regarding her education, she attended Woodcrest State College throughout her upbringing.
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches with an average weight. Both of her eyes and hair color are brown. Further, she is active only on Instagram.
At the beginning of her career, Barty won the girls’ singles title at Wimbledon in the year 2011. Likewise, this makes her a career-high ranking of No. 2 in the world. In the year 2013, she had early success in doubles on the WTA Tour. At that time, she finished runner-up at three Grand Slam doubles with veteran Casey Dellacqua.
Plus, at the Australian Open while still only 16 years old. The next year, she takes an indefinite break from tennis. She also signed for the inaugural Women’s Big Bash League with the Brisbane Heat. But she ended up playing cricket, despite having signed with the Brisbane Heat. Then she stops playing cricket during the Brisbane Heat.
However, she returned to tennis in early 2016 shortly before turning 20 years old. After that, she won her first tournament back on the ITF circuit. In that year, she suffered from an arm injury. In the year 2017, Barty won her first WTA title at the Malaysian Open.
She has also won her first Premier Mandatory and Grand Slam tournament titles in doubles in 2018. At that time, she accomplishing the same feat in singles in 2019. Moreover, she is an excellent server, regularly ranking among the WTA Tour’s leaders in aces and percentage of service points won. As of now, Ashleigh is ranked no 2 by WTA as she is standing just behind the Japanese professional tennis player Naomi Osaka.
Net Worth & Salary of Ashleigh Barty
According to the sources the estimated net worth of Ashleigh is between $4 million as of 2019. Likewise, she earned an annual salary of $4,934,343 as prize money. Besides, she has collected $10,322,723 as her entire career earnings.
Moreover, Barty won a total of 1 WTA, 4 ITF singles titles as well as a total of 5 WTA and 9 ITF doubles titles. The 9 ITF doubles titles eventually led her to collect $2,398,462 as prize money. Furthermore, Ashleigh is also the owner of some of the luxurious cars of recent times. Similarly, she owns a Jaguar car and also has an association with the company. From there, she earns a significant amount of money.
Is Ashleigh Barty Married?
No, Ashleigh is not a married woman. However, she is happily engaged with her to be partner Garry Kissick. Though they have not revealed the date of their wedding. The couple met for the first time in November 2017. At that time, Ashleigh brought him as her date to the John Newcombe Medal presentation.
Further, she frequently posts a picture along with her boyfriend which suggests that the duo shares a strong bond together. Through her social account, she seems to be very happy with her partner as the duo regularly attends events and spends their free time together. Besides, she seems to be an animal lover as she is the parent of two beautiful dogs.
Facts of Ashleigh Barty
|Full Name||Ashleigh Barty|
|Net Worth||$3-$4 million|
|Date Of Birth||24 April 1996 in|
|Age||50 years 5 months|
|Place Of Birth||Ipswich, Queensland, Australia|
|Height||5 feet 5 inche|
|Profession||Australian Tennis Player & Former Cricketer|
|Education||Woodcrest State College|
|Parents||Robert and Josie|
|Siblings||Sara Barty and Ali Barty|
|Ashleigh Barty Instagram|