She beat Anna Kalinskaya in the 2015 French Open Girls’ singles. She clinched the Indian Wells Open in 2021, which was her best WTA win to that point.
|Real Name||Paula Badosa Gibert|
|Date of Birth||15 November 1997|
|Age [as of 2021]||23 Years|
|Birthplace||Manhattan, New York, United States|
|Current Residence||Begur, Spain|
|Hobbies||Shopping, Video games and Playing Golf|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.8 m
in feet inches- 5'9"
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
|Awards & Achievements||• Sydney International (2022)
• Indian Wells Open (2021)
• Belgrade Open (2021)
• French Open (2015)
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Parents||Father- Josep Badosa
Mother- Mireia Gilbert
|Net Worth [approx.]||$2 million|
Talented Paula spent four years of her schooling apart from her family at a high school in her hometown. She is of Spanish descent.
At the Playa de Aro club, she began playing tennis. Paula moved to Valencia when she was 14 years old to pursue her tennis career. When she was 17 years old, she returned to Barcelona.
Maria Sharapova was her inspiration and role model. Her preferred tournament is the US Open.
She was born in Manhattan, New York, on November 15, 1997. Paula is currently 23 years old. She is an American citizen. Scorpio is her zodiac sign.
Paula Badosa was reared in Manhattan by her parents, Mireia Gibert and Josep Badosa. Her mother and father both worked in the fashion sector.
She was raised in a Christian household. When she was seven years old, her family moved to Barcelona.
She can speak Spanish, Catalan, English, and a little French.
Khiyla is the stage name of Paula Badosa. In 2021, she will be 23 years of age. Paula Badosa is an expert tennis player from Spain. She will compete in the Indian Wells Masters Championship in 2021.
She was 17 years old at the time. In September 2012, she made her professional debut on the ITF Junior Circuit. She earned her first junior singles championship at the Grade-1 Mediterranee Avenir in Casablanca in February 2014.
In April of the same year, she won her first junior doubles title at the Trofeo Juan Carlos Ferrero in Villena. At the 2014 French Open, she made her Grand Slam debut, reaching the quarterfinals in both singles and doubles.
She added to her achievement when she placed second in the European Junior Championships in singles. Her junior career concluded the 2015 French Open when she won the Girls’ singles championship.
Later in 2012, she began playing on the ITF Women’s Circuit in Getxo, where she won her maiden victory in Saint Jordi in November 2013, and gained a wildcard for the main tournament at the ‘Premier Mandatory Miami Open’ in March 2015, securing her first two WTA Tour victories.
Relationship, Boyfriend, and Affairs
As of now, Badosa has never been married. Although, she has been dating her boyfriend, Juan Betancourt, since 2021.
Paula Badosa’s professional partner is Juan Betancourt, a Cuban fashion model, and actor. He is well recognized for his role in Thermodynamics, which he portrayed when he was 31 years old.
He has worked for magazines such as GQ Brasil, Elle Man Vietnam, and GQ Espana, according to thefashionnews.com.
Paula Badosa stands 5 feet 9 inches tall. Her hair is blonde, and her lovely brown eyes are stunning. Her weight is around 70kg or 154 lbs.
She has a net worth of $2 million.