Sloane Stephens born on 19 March 1993 is an American professional tennis player with the best career ranking of world no.3.She has won seven WTA titles, and turned pro in 2009. Born to athletic parents of swimming and football Stephens started playing tennis and joining a tennis club across the street. Her stepfather was a tennis player too and brought inspiration to the kid. She became a regular promising tennis player after reaching rank no.5 in the ITF circuit. The right-handed player has a good store and won three WTA titles in the half of 2016. Stephens with her good game defeated the black star, Serina Williams at the 2013 Australian Open.
Who is Sloane Stephens married to?
The professional tennis player is married to a professional soccer player Jozy Altidore in the 2022 new year! Jozy was born on 6 November 1989 and plays as a forward for the United States national team. The celebrity couple was known to each other from their middle school in Florida. Jozy was in his seventh grade and Stephens in her fifth after which she moved away yet both of them followed each other's progress through social media. Later when they both met in 2016, they exchanged contact numbers and went to have a dinner date after Sloane’s match with Iceland.
“I was doing a media scrum in the hallway during a US Men's National Team camp,” Jozy remembers. “Sloane was there training for Fed Cup in Hawaii. Sloane turned the corner while having a loud conversation on FaceTime. We locked eyes and started talking during the scrum. We exchanged contacts and went to dinner after my game versus Iceland. The rest was history.” Altidore said.
The couple dated and had a serious relationship that lasted for four years when Jozy Altidore proposed to the queen of his heart, asking her to marry him.
Where did Jozy and Altidore got married?
Sloane Stephens and Jozy Altidore had their wedding bells on new year's evening in St. Regis Bal Harbour in Miami Beach, Florida after their engagement which happened way back in April 2019.
“Since we both grew up in South Florida, Miami was the perfect place to bring our families together, and January is the best time of year to be there,” Jozy commented.
The guests moved to St. Regis where DJ Rock With U gave a blast making everybody stand up and dance.
When did Jozy and Altidore get married?
The popular couple exchanged rings on January 1 2022 and held hands together in Florida. The event included a few celebrities and their own friends and family. It was private, fun, and happy as the weekend included a tennis tournament, crawfish boil, and wine tasting.
Which dress did Sloane Stephens and her husband wear on their special day?
For her big day, Stephens wore a custom Galia Lahav couture dress with shoes by Amina Muaddi and a crystal headpiece by Maria Elena. For Jozy, he wore a Dior tuxedo and Christian Louboutin shoes.