February 08, 2023

Stan Wawrinka Biography, Age, Ex-wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 5, 2019

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Short Biography

Stan Wawrinka was born on 28-03-1985 in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland. He is a Swiss Tennis Player.

Other Name: Stanislas Wawrinka

Stan Wawrinka Complete Bio & Career

His actual name is Stansilas Wawrinka. His is nicknamed as “Stanimal” and “Stan the Man”. He started playing Tennis from the age of eight and was initially coached by Dimitri Zavialoff. He started competing in various international junior tennis events by the age of 14, and at 15 he decided to leave the school and continue his education via distance learning to play full time at the international satellite circuit.
He turned pro in 2002; Wawrinka won his first ATP Tour title in 2006 at the Croatian Open. He finished 2006 with being ranked in the Top 40 and since then he continued to rise in his career. In 2008, Beijing Olympics, he along with Roger Federer won anOlympic Gold at the Men’s Doubles event. He finished 2008 with being ranked in Top 10.
Wawrinka's career truly took off after he hired Magnus Norman as his coach in 2013. He capped an impressive two-week run at the Australian Open in 2014, by knocking off the No. 1 seed Rafael Nadal in the final to win his first Grand Slam title. In 2105 French Open, Wawrinka crushed Federer in the quarterfinals and decisively defeated his old foe and the world no 1, Novak Djokovic, to win his second Grand Slam title.
After having an impressive 2015, he started facing the heat of the expectations, Wawrinka couldn’t match his heroics of 2015 and after a mediocre 2016 season, he made sure that he will end the year on high and at the U.S. Open he defeated World No.1 Novak Djokovic to take home his 3rd Grandslam title. It was his maiden U.S. Open title. Wawrinka was going trong till 2016 and reached career high ranking of 4th as well until he was hit by injuries. He did made a comeback post injuries but couldn't wi any titl since then. His biggest achievement of late was his US Open 2019 journey where he advanced till the quarter finals.

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Stan Wawrinka Family, Relatives and Other Relations

His father's name is Wolfram Wawrinka and has an elder brother Jonathan and two younger sisters named Djanaee and Naella. Wawrinka married Swiss television personality Ilham Vuilloud in 2009, The couple together has a daughter, Alexia. The couple separated in 2015.

Life's Important Dates Of Stan Wawrinka

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Blonde

Personal Info

Home Town Lausanne, Switzerland
Nationality Swiss
Religion Christian
Address Lausanne, Switzerland
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Turned Pro - 2002
Best Friends Roger Federer
Salary N/A
Net Worth $10 Million
Official Website www.stanwawrinka.com


Car Collections Mercedes SLR


Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Player Roger Federer
Favorite Sport Tennis
Favorite Place Interlaken
Favorite Food Sea Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Stan Wawrinka

  • His actual name is Stanislas Wawrinka.
  • In 2014, he requested the ATP for change in his name from Stanislas to Stan just for the convenience.
  • He was described by ‘The Economist’ as the ‘tennis’s great latecomer,’ due to finding success late in his career.
  • In 2003, he entered the Junior French Open, as 5th seed and went on to win his first junior international tournament defeating Brian Baker of U.S, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 in the final.
  • Wawrinka won his first and only Olympic Gold medal at Beijing, China, when he partnered Roger Federer to defeat the Swedish pair Aspelin and Johansson in four sets.

Stan Wawrinka Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

37 years, 10months, 11 days old age Stan Wawrinka will turn 38 on 28 March, 2023. Only 1 months, 19 days, 12 hours,22 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Stan Wawrinka has celebrated the total number of 38 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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