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Madison key
Madison key

Madison key started playing tennis professionally in 2009, at the age of 14. Keys won her first match at the age of 14 and 48 days and was the youngest player to win a tournament-level match since Swiss legend Martina Hingis in 1994. In the same year, she also defeated Serena Williams in an exhibition match.

In the next few years, Key continues the promise she showed on her debut and is a steady performer at Slams, while winning multiple titles at the WTA level.

The American tennis player had a dismal 2021 season, she missed the Australian Open after testing positive for Covid-19, and struggled with form and fitness throughout the year, and ended the season. 56th place in the world. This is the first time since 2012, Keys finished the year in the top 50 of the WTA rankings.

Her 2022 season has completely changed. She won the warm-up tournament at WTA Adelaide International 2, her first WTA title in 3 years. She continued this momentum to the Australian Open, where she stunned former champion Sofia Kenin in consecutive sets in the first round. She then overcame 6th seed Paula Badosa in round 4 and seeded 4 Barbora Krejcikova in the next round, to advance to the semi-finals at the Melbourne Major. It was the American’s first semi-final at the Australian Open since 2015.

Everything you need to know about Madison Keys’ parents

Madison Keys and Christine Keys
Madison Keys with mother Christine Keys

Madison Keys was born on February 17, 1995, to Rick and Christine Keys, in Rock Island, Illinois. Her parents are both lawyers. Rick Keys is a practicing attorney and currently a partner at the Keys Law Office and specializes in personal injury claims and criminal defense. He is also vice president of CREM industries. Rick was a basketball player in his younger days, he played at the college level for the Division-II All American College Basketball team.

Meanwhile, Christine Keys is also a lawyer but had to retire to move to Florida, so that Madison could pursue her tennis career and train at the Evert Tennis Academy, run by the American tennis legend. onion. Chris Evert and her brother John Evert. The move seems to have worked well, as Keys went on to represent the US at multiple Grand Slams and even the Olympics.

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