Maria Sharapova Joyously Giggles Alongside Toddler Son As $25 Million Worth Fiance Brings Out His Comic Side

Published 01/03/2023, 6:45 AM EST

Maria Sharapova entered 2023 with giggles and her cute family of three. The new mother celebrated the holiday season and the new year with her six-month-old son, Theodore, and her fiance Alexander Gilkes. However, looking at the latest post of the five-time champion on social media feels like the retired tennis player had a great beginning to 2023. 

The Russian star, who ended her illustrated tennis career in 2020, gave birth to her first child in June 2022. Since then, the new mother has been occupied with managing her career obligations while adjusting to motherhood, with her fiance by her side.

Sharapova enters the new year with giggles 


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While the five-time Grand Slam winner is preoccupied with adjusting to the new duties of motherhood. The former tennis star recently posted a video of them playing late-night games where her spouse was seen making weird actions and the two of them were seen laughing together on her Instagram story.

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Along with the hilarious video, the Russian tennis player wrote, “2023 coming in hot.” Moreover, the tennis player also shared a picture of herself bid goodbye to the holiday season, hinting that she is returning for professional commitments. The British businessman, with a net worth of $25 million, was making different voices while doing his weird walk alongside an amazing bonfire.

She wrote, “2022 has redefined the meaning of love & family. And I am so much better for it. 2023.” Additionally, the former Wimbledon champion also found a handy Santa among them.


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Sharapova found a handy Santa this Christmas 

The tennis player used her social media account to share insights from her family’s first Christmas as new parents with their baby. The 35-year-old shared a picture of her baby decorating their Christmas tree. She also posted a picture of her fiance changing a baby’s diaper and performing other fatherly chores.


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The Russian star made fun of her fiance by saying that Santa is great at changing diapers. Nevertheless, because it was a personal father-son moment, Sharapova’s fiance wasn’t bothered by it.



Pratishtha Prakash

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Pratishtha Prakash is a Tennis writer at EssentiallySports. She has completed her Bachelor’s degree in Mass Media and Journalism from MIT ADT University, Pune. In the past, she has interned at the sports desk of The Hitavada, a regional English daily newspaper.

Edited By: Tony Thomas