Sports matches are always an exciting affair to watch and they get even more exciting with an addition of glamour. On this radar of the fashionable sports matrix, Tennis ranks the highest owing to its mud-free elegant ambience and charming allure. Holding the standards of the game to the highest, it receives an immense fan following for the Wimbledon White protocol followed during the Wimbledon Tennis Championship.
Tennis always played a major role in bringing out some of the greatest fashion trends and fashion labels with the help of the style-savvy players. Rene Lacoste’s iconic polo shirt gave birth to Lacoste, which is now a luxury brand in sports clothing. Setting a major trend in classic fashion, Fred Perry came up with the invention of pique polo shirt. These fashion icons show how ahead-of-time the tennis players have been when it comes to creating hot fashion trends.
Taking this legacy of trends to the next level, our latest sports icons are nowhere behind. Appreciating the vivid spirit of this sport, we bring to you the list of top four female tennis players causing the evolution of fashion in Tennis.
Serena is the younger of the Williams sisters, and has crossed the benchmarks set by her elder sister with 21 grand slams. Besides being the number one player in women’s tennis, Serena never fails to make a style statement on and off the court. With her bold taste for accent colors and vibrant prints, she peps up the all-white theme.
Talking about her style quotient off the court, Serena marks her trail in creating sassy fashion trends with figure hugging dresses and eccentric hairstyles. Her unique taste in fashion has been appreciated by a large audience with two Vogue cover appearances. Recently, the tennis ace made us all aware of her dominance in the world of fashion as she shook her leg next to Beyoncé in the video for Sorry.
Maria Sharapova, the 2nd best tennis player in the world, hardly misses any chance to show off her unparalleled style quotient. With 6 ft 2 inches height and a sleek athletic figure, the Russian tennis star elevates the fashion stakes of the game whilst making the Wimbledon whites look more elegant than ever before. Bringing in the trend of stringent silhouettes with cut-out details, she marks her style quotient on the court.
It doesn’t come as a surprise that Maria flaunts her fashion élan with equal grace off the court. Making appearances in various brand endorsements and fashion shows, she exhibits her individualistic style, blending chic feminine ensembles with dainty jewelry. Her indigenous style and a flair to carry pretty frocks as well as sultry gowns with equal grace makes her a true fashion diva.
India’s finest female tennis star and a Padma Shree winner is on par with her contemporaries in the international tennis spectrum. Since she has started gaining fame from the very beginning of her career, Sania has always carried her style quotient on the classy side. With a pretty nose ring and elegant whites, she has created her own unique style quotient.
We all have seen Sania’s style evolving over all these years whilst embracing the latest trends in fashion. Off the court, this tennis star exudes an elegant charm with her penchant for contemporary traditional clothes. This tennis star with a pretty face grabs eyeballs with her fashionable appearances in trendy aviators and distressed denims.
The Serbian tennis star Ana Ivanovic is one player who could easily be mistaken for a model with her sleek figure and pretty face. She exudes an elegant charm on court with her chic dresses and the perfect tennis pony tail. Complementing the outfits with beautiful earrings, she completes the sporty look with a touch of feminism.
Flaunting her picture-perfect figure in fashionable clothes, Ana lends the off-court fashion trends an altogether new appeal. The tennis ace is usually seen showcasing her love for whites in little white dress and sheer white tops that coalesce the latest fashion trends with classic chicness.