Ukrainian tennis beauty Elina Svitolina possibly played the best match of her life and defeated Sloane Stephens at WTA finals on October 28. Going down in the first set 3-6, Elina made a thunderous comeback to take the next two sets 6-2, 6-2.
While this tennis beauty is making headlines courtesy of her influential play and beauty but her love life is also getting all the limelight.
Tennis star dating a cricketer
The 24-year-old tennis star is dating English cricketer Reece Topley.
It is learnt that the couple first met in a gym in London in 2016. It was Svitolina who started liking the English man from the from the instance she saw him. She was flattened on the hot body of Reece as she watched him working out in the gym.
The duo later met in a restaurant which marked the start of an unusual relationship between cricket and tennis.
Svitolina has said that she had not known anything about cricket until she met Reece in 2016. She confessed that she tried to understand the sport as to support her beau.
“When I had the media day in Brisbane I played cricket and everyone in media in Ukraine and newspapers, I was like the first Ukrainian cricketer,” she told The Sun in the interview.
The marriage bells are not ringing anytime soon as both the sports stars are focusing more on their sports and it is presently their first love.