Daria Medvedeva is the lovely wife of Russian professional tennis player, Daniil Medvedev.
Daria’s husband is currently doing his thing in the Australian Open and will face next, Andrey Runlev.
According to his ATP bio, Daniil Medvedev set a new career-high ranking 7 times in 2017, 8 times in 2018 and 8 times in 2019, peaking at No. 4 to become highest-ranked Russian since No. 4 Davydenko in 2008.
In 2019, he also Led ATP Tour with 59 victories; 46 hard-court wins and 9 finals, highlighted by 29-3 run with 1st ATP Masters 1000 title (Cincinnati), 1st Grand Slam final (US Open) and 2nd ATP Masters 1000 title (Shanghai).
Daniil won his last 10 matches of 2020, including 7 Top-10 victories and titles at ATP Masters 1000 Paris and Nitto ATP Finals. He is in addition the owner of a 9-6 career record in tour-level finals, winning all 9 titles on hard courts.
The tennis star may only be 25, but he outside of the court, he is also a married man. Get to know his lovely wife, Daria Medvedeva in her top facts below.
1. She has been a big influence on her husband
Daria Medvedeva who also hails from Russia, has been credited by Daniil himself as being a very crucial part of his career. He said during an interview that Daria was one of the most important members of his team
“She gave me a lot of confidence. I always say that it’s the moment I made the proposal to her, that’s when I started to go up.
“It was at this moment – it was after Wimbledon – I was, I think, 65 or something like this, and at the end of the year, I was already 15.
2. They have been married since 2018
Daniil and Daria Medvedeva dated for four years before tying the knot in September 2018. The two first met in 2014.
The couple had a quick ceremony in Moscow at the Kutuzovsky registry office and two days later after the wedding, he played for the Russian national team in the Davis Cup.
3. She is also a former player
Thoug the two are pretty reserved about their private life, it is known that Daria Medvedeva and her husband connected through the sport. The blonde participated in tournaments among juniors, but did not develop her sports career any further.
Daria Medvedeva played tennis until she was 17 or 18, but because of injuries she couldn’t reach the desired level. Of his better half being a former player, Daniil had this to say
It’s great that she understands tennis. She knows that we can’t go shopping before the game. Understands that I can be busy from 8 am until the evening. Perhaps it’s not easy to get used to it when you don’t understand anything in tennis. It helped me to become better as a person and a player. “
4. She attended college
Daria Medvedeva , a former top 100 junior tennis player, attended college where she studied journalism.
According to her social media, she works at PepsiCo as an R&D Manager Snacks.
5. Daria taught him to enjoy life
Daniil who was born on February 11, 1996, in Moscow, Russia; and is the son of Sergey Medvedev and Olga Medvedeva; has also expressed that wife Daria showed him the beauty of life
She showed me the beauty of life, which I had never seen before. Life is beautiful! I would like to live all my life with her. She is much more confident than me. She showed me how to handle life.”
Daria who also goes by Dasha Medvedeva has a private IG account.