Professional And Amateur Athlete Couples Who Won The 2010s

Athletes | 10/28/20

It’s fun to follow the lives of some of the world’s leading athletes, both on and off the field, gymnasium, or even mountain. And when one superstar athlete so happens to begin dating another professional, it makes for some swoon-worthy romances.

From soccer star Julie Ertz and her Philadelphia Eagles husband, Zach, to defensive NFL star J.J. Watt and his FIFA goal-winning wife, Kealia, the 2010s brought some powerhouse couples. Keep reading; this list might give some insight into the next generation of Allstar athletes!

David Lee And Caroline Wozniacki

David Lee And Caroline Wozniacki
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Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Two-time NBA All-Star David Lee married professional tennis player Caroline Wozniacki in 2019. Before tying the knot, though, the former basketball player got a few accolades under his belt, including the coveted National Championship ring in 2015 when he played for the Golden State Warriors.

His wife, on the other hand, has made herself on a different type of court. Well, technically speaking, three different types of courts. The former number one player in singles, Wozniacki held the title of the top female player for 71 weeks, between 2010 and 2011, an impressive feat in the world of tennis.