Anna was born in Russia, but spent most of his life abroad. Her father - a professional wrestler, and my mother - a tennis coach. From a young age she was playing tennis and, accordingly, to travel.
Even during the heyday of his boxing career, Anna had time to do many things. Apart from tennis, she was engaged in the modeling business. Kournikova appeared on the covers of glossy magazines sets (including, Maxim, FHM). By the way, FHM in 2002, named Anya the sexiest woman in the world.
Kournikova was also the face of many brands.
At the same time it is quite successful in sports. Together with Martina Hingis, she won many major tennis tournaments.
Kournikova often reproach that she has never won any major competitions in singles. Nevertheless, it still became the first player in the world in doubles ranking.
In 2003, due to an injury Anya stopped to play sports, but did not remain idle. She devoted her time Enrique Iglesias (at the time they had met about two years), as well as continued cooperation with various glossy magazines and fashion brands and began to engage in charity. She is now one of the most active participants of charity Boys & Girls Club.
Incidentally, in the personal life of Anna is more or less calm only in recent years (Iglesias still managed to tame the Russian beauty). Prior to this she attributed novels with many famous people, including Pavel Bure. Kournikova even had time to be married. Though her family is persistently denied in 2001, she became the wife of hockey player Sergei Fedorov. The wedding took place in Moscow. This is confirmed by Sergei himself.