For many decades, tennis players sported long braided ponies in the US but this doesn’t mean that bob hairstyles are out of the picture. Let’s take a look at tennis players’ hairstyles who made it big in the Tennis arena and showmanship that inspired many.
Significant Moments: Tennis Players and their signature hairstyles
Topping the list is Svetlana Kuznetsova who, in the 2016 Australian open in Singapore, cut her ponies short in the court during a match against Agnieszka Radwanska. It shocked the audience but still, she received warm cheers as she played her win to the match. She said it’s either her hair or the match and she chose to focus on her game so the hair has to go.
In 2016 Australian open, everyone noticed how Williams sported a double-knotted ponies and a volume on the top. She indeed played well and kept her hair elegantly while playing the match.
In 2002, Kournikova sported a high braid secured in both ends. She was a glam as she played her match on the court. Surely, her braids are still intact after the match.
Who would have forgotten about the legendary Graff who did a good play in 1996 and maintained a pony tied with scrunchies? People noticed that bobby pin too which kept her hair all out of her face as she played her winning moment.
Other Tennis Players Worth Remembering
Andre Agassi. Who would have thought that he was sporting a mullet wig? It was odd but he was still able to pull off the game without letting the wig fall. Agassi is full of surprises when he played his game from the wig to a full shaven head.
Martina Navratilova. Navratilova has always sported a haircut framing her face and sooner a side-swept version of the hairstyle. She was leading the tennis game matches and leading a sporty hairstyle too.
Chris Evert. The low slung ponies secured with ribbons in the tennis court? Evert has sported the hairstyle in her game match in the 70’s. Not only did she sported an off-court hairstyle, she also sported a laced tennis dress. She was ready to go from court to the countryside.
No matter what hairstyle tennis players sported, they did well in their game. And they did well on the tennis court with their winning moment. Let’s watch more of Tennis Winning Moments
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