Born on 6th December 1994, Giannis Sina Ugo Antetokounmpo is a professional NBA player playing for the Milwaukee Bucks. Born to Nigerian parents in Greece, Antetokounmpo started playing basketball as a youngster in Athens. He entered the NBA draft in 2013, where the Milwaukee Bucks selected him 15th overall. He is often referred to as the ‘Greek Freak’ due to his nationality and deadly combination of size, speed, and skills.
Giannis was the first player to end a regular season in the top 20 of all-important stat lines - total points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocks - in NBA history. He is a two-time NBA MVP and even secured the 2020 Defensive Player of the Year award.
Who is Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Girlfriend, Mariah Riddlesprigger?
Born in Fresno, California, on 17th September 1992, Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger is the daughter of Pat and Cathy. She also has two sisters - Makayla and Maya. Just like her superstar NBA partner, her parents are also associated with the sports world.
Mariah’s father, Pat, played for Fresno State University. Cathy, her mother, works with sales at ‘Allstar Fire Equipment, Inc.,’ which deals with firefighting equipment worldwide. Mariah completed her schooling at Bullard High School, California, and completed her Bachelor’s in Arts in 2014. She has a degree in Sport Management and Sociology from Rice University, Texas.
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What is Mariah Riddlesprigger’s age and height?
Mariah Riddlesprigger, at 5 feet 10 inches, stands much shorter than her boyfriend Giannis, who is 6 foot 11. Mariah is 28 years old.
What nationality is Mariah Riddlesprigger?
By nationality, Mariah is American but is of African-American ethnicity.
What does Mariah Riddlesprigger do?
The former volleyball player began her career during her days at Rice University. She worked at the university’s athletic ticket office for two years, after which Mariah was the basketball operations intern for the ‘Philadelphia 76ers’ team. During this stint, she was featured in a story, which mentioned that she had had the opportunity to meet several high-profile sports personalities, including Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, and retired basketball player Rick Fox. Mariah also had the opportunity to get acquainted with several team owners, managers, ESPN executives, and sports agents, among many others. The story also revealed that she was eager to achieve her career goal of working for a sports agency and that the many connections that she had established would aid this.
With her outstanding record, Mariah earned numerous titles during her volleyball days. She was named the ‘Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week’ in her senior season and won the MVP title.
What is Mariah Riddlesprigger’s Net Worth?
Currently, Mariah Riddlesprigger’s net worth is estimated to be $100,000.
How did Giannis Antetokounmpo and Mariah Riddlesprigger meet?
There is no clear story of how Giannis met his girlfriend, Mariah. The couple currently resides in Milwaukee and often post about each other on their social media accounts.
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Does Giannis Antetokounmpo have a baby?
The couple announced that they were expecting a child in October 2019. Mariah gave birth to a son named Liam Charles Antetokounmpo on 10th February 2020. Liam’s middle name is the same as Giannis’ father, Charles, whom he lost in 2017. Liam’s birth was a joyous occasion—and an opportunity for Giannis to have some fun on social media. He teased his son’s approaching birth with reference to Jon Snow, the character from the show Game of Thrones, on Twitter.
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