Danielle Collins is an American professional tennis player and here is more about her net worth, salary, records, and endorsements
Danielle Collins is an established star in the world of professional tennis and she is currently ranked world number 11 in the singles category. Let’s know more about Danielle Collins’s life, career, net worth, etc.
Danielle Collins Facts
|Full name||Danielle Rose Collins|
|Popular name||Danielle Collins|
|Birth Place||St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S.|
|Father’s Name||Walter Collins|
|Mother’s Name||Cathy Collins|
|Net Worth (2022)||$5 million|
|Prize money till date||US $4,966,711|
|Date of Birth||December 13, 1993|
|Height (ft)||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight (kg)||64 kg (141 lbs)|
|University||University of Virginia|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Endorsements||New Balance, Head, and ROKiT|
Danielle Collins Career
Danielle Rose Collins a.k.a Danielle Collins started playing tennis at age 3. She was introduced to tennis by her father. Notably, while Danielle was young, she was coached by her father.
One of Danielle’s important career highlights is that she is a former college tennis player. She used to play tennis at the University of Virginia (transferred from the University of Florida after her freshman year). While playing for Virginia, Collins won the collegiate national title in 2014 and 2016 and the Honda Sports Award as the nation’s best female tennis player in 2016.
Notably, Collins played her first events on the ITF Women’s Circuit in 2009. Also, she won her first ITF singles title in 2011.
Collins made her WTA Tour main-draw debut as a wildcard at the 2014 US Open. However, she didn’t achieve any desirable results. Then in mid-2016, Collins turned fully professional. During her time on the ITF Circuit, she won four singles titles.
The year 2018 was a breakthrough year for Collins. Her amazing performance quickly caught the eyes of the tennis world. By the end of the 2018 season, Collins broke into the top 50 rankings, and to match it up, she had an incredible semi-final run at the 2019 Australian Open. Also, Collins rose to then career-high ranking of No. 23 on 28 January 2019, following the Australian Open tournament.
During the COVID-19 marred 2020 season, Collins couldn’t achieve much. Nevertheless, in 2020, Collins reached her second career Grand Slam quarterfinal at the French Open.
The 2021 season was a good year for Collins’s career. She won her first WTA title at the Palermo International, defeating Elena-Gabriela Ruse in straight sets in the final. Subsequently, Collins won her second WTA title at the Silicon Valley Classic, defeating Daria Kasatkina in three sets. Notably, the Silicon Valley Classic win marked her first WTA 500 title. The WTA 500 title also helped Collins to reenter the top 30 rankings at world No. 28, on August 9, 2021.
In 2022, Collins appeared for the first time in a Grand Slam final. Collins played exceptionally well at 2022 Australian Open and as a result, reached the Australian Open finals. This was Collins’s first Grand Slam final appearance. However, in the final, Collins lost in straight sets against Ashleigh Barty.
But on the brighter side, as a result of reaching the final, Collins made her top 10 rankings debut and became the American No. 1 female player.
Danielle Collins Singles Career
|Highest ranking||No. 10 (January 31, 2022)|
|Current ranking||No. 11 (21 March 2022)|
Danielle Collins Doubles Career
|Career record||15–18 (45.5%)|
|Highest ranking||No. 86 (March 2, 2020)|
|Current ranking||No. 341 (21 March 2022)|
Danielle Collins Net Worth and Salary
According to sources, Danielle Collins has an estimated net worth of over $5 million as of 2022. Most of her net worth is acquired from her match-winning prizes and various endorsements. Moreover, her consistent performances will surely help her in the future to increase her net worth exponentially.
On the other hand, Collins has won US $4,966,711 prize money till date.
Danielle Collins Personal Life
Born on December 13, 1993, in St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S., Danielle Collins is the daughter of Walter Collins and Cathy Collins. Also, Collins has an elder brother named Joel Collins.
Unfortunately, not much is known about Collins’s personal life but it can be said that she currently resides in the United States.
Furthermore, Collins is in a relationship with Tom Couch. Tom is an Australian who is also the fitness coach of Collins.
Danielle Collins Endorsements
According to reports, Collins has endorsement deals with New Balance, Head, and ROKiT. All of Collins’s sporting kits and equipment are exclusively provided by New Balance and Head.
FAQs about Danielle Collins
|What is the age of Danielle Collins?|
|Danielle Collins is 28 years old and he was born on December 13, 1993.|
|What is the net worth of Danielle Collins?|
|Danielle Collins has an estimated net worth of over $5 million as of 2022.|
|Where was Danielle Collins born?|
|Danielle Collins was born in St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S.|
|Who is the boyfriend of Danielle Collins?|
|Tom Couch is the boyfriend of Danielle Collins.|
|How many career titles has Danielle Collins won?|
|Danielle Collins has won 2 career titles in singles category.|
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