Celebrity sports couples are a rare breed. They attract attention, and their relationships are often scrutinized by the public eye. We all know about Brangelina, Kimye, Bennifer, TomKat—but there are many other celebrity couples in the world of sports that you might not be familiar with! Here is a list of 7notable celebrity sports couples in the world:
- Christiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez
- Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez
- Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf
- Novak Djokovic and Jelena Ristić
- Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma
- David Beckham and Victoria Adams
- Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll
The 7 Celebrity Sports couples have made their relationship public and show it off on social media. They are the epitome of what true love is, proving that there’s no “I” in a team!
1. Christiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez:
In June 2017, soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo was seen kissing his new girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez at a Spanish restaurant after confirming their romance with an Instagram post. The Real Madrid player shared a video of him planting kisses on her cheek as she giggled.
Georgina Rodriguez, a shop assistant turned model was born in Jaca, Spain. She later moved to England to live with his family.
Ronaldo, in his turn, is one of the best soccer players in history, having won five Ballon d’Or awards (2008–2013), as well as two UEFA Champions League titles and an Intercontinental Cup with Real Madrid.
The couple is engaged since 2017 and they have 4 children including one from Georgina.
2. Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez:
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez were first spotted together in November 2017. In March 2019, they got engaged, but their relationship deteriorated as she was not ready to get married again so soon after her divorce from singer Marc Anthony. Their differences led them to split up in April 2021 with both stating that there is still love between them.
The couple is one of Hollywood’s most high-profile couples. Alex Rodriguez is a well-known American baseball player, who has earned the World Series most valuable player award in 2003.
Jennifer Lopez is an actress, singer, and producer with one of Hollywood’s longest careers and numerous awards for her work.
3. Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf:
This super couple has the most successful tennis partnership in the world. This famous sports couple has been together since 1990 and is still going strong.
Andre Agassi was already a sporting champion when he met Steffi Graf in the quarter-finals of the 1988 Australian Open, who were just 19 years old at the time.
They went on to have an incredible tennis partnership that brought them success all over the world. The couple has won 17 Grand Slam titles between them during their 12-year courtship including eight Wimbledon singles titles.
The pair married in 2001 and still going strong. They have two children Jaden and Jaz.
4. Novak Djokovic and Jelena Ristić
Novak Djokovic and Jelena Ristić are another famous sports couple who has been together since 2005 and are still going strong.
Djokovic, a Serbian professional tennis player ranked No. 1 worldwide, met his wife during an exhibition event at Madrid’s Caja Mágica.
The pair married in 2014 and have two children: Stefan (born July 20th) and Tara (born December 27th).
5. Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma:
Virat Kohli is currently the most popular cricket player in the world. He is married to Bollywood celebrity Anushka Sharma.
The couple met on the sets of a TV commercial in 2011 and they married in 2017.
Kohli, regarded as one of the best batsmen in international cricket, has had an illustrious career with Royal Challengers Bangalore since 2008, winning several awards for his performances on-field.
Sharma is also a very popular Indian actress who made her foray into Bollywood films from 2006 onwards. She was nominated for Best Actress at Filmfare Awards thrice (2010–2012).
The couple has One child: Vamika born on 11th January 2021.
6. David Beckham and Victoria Adams:
The couple met in the Manchester United game in 1997 and later married in 1999.
Beckham is the most decorated English footballer of all time, with 19 major titles to date (including six Premier League titles, three FA Cups, or two European Cup Winners’ medals). Adams was also successful as a singer.
Their marriage attracted much media attention because of their celebrity status but they are now one of the longest-standing British couples who have stayed together for more than twenty years together.
They have four children, Brooklyn Beckham born in 1999, Romeo James Elizabeth Beckham born in 2002, Cruz David was born in 2005, and Harper in 2011.
7. Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll:
Rory McIlroy was born on 04th May 1989 and is a Northern Irish professional golfer. He has won thirty-one tournaments to date, including four majors. He has won the 2011 U.S Open, the 2012 PGA Championship, the 2014 British Open, and the 2014 USPGA championship.
Erica Stoll is an American fashion model who works for PGA America.
The two engaged in December 2015 and finally married in April 2017. The couple had a daughter, Poppy in September 2020.