About Andy Roddick
One of the wealthiest athletes in the world Andy Roddick net worth has been announced to reach an estimate of 30 million dollars. He has accumulated his net worth through playing tennis.
Born in 1982, Andy Roddick whose full name is Andrew Stephen Roddick is also known as a former World Number 1 tennis player. Right now, Andy Roddick is known to be in the third position of the best American tennis players, behind John Isner and Mardy Fish.
When he defeated Juan Carlos Ferrero in 2003 US Open games, Andy Roddick became a Grand Slam Singles champion. This winning also made him to be the last North American player to win Grand Slam Singles and to occupy such a position. Thus, tennis is one of the sources which brings millions of dollars to the total amount of Andy Roddick net worth. In addition, Andy Roddick has played in four more Grand Slam finals, however, each time he lost to one of the best players of tennis Roger Federer.
Andy Roddick is known not also because of his talent in playing tennis but also because of his relationships. He is married to Brooklyn Decker who is a very successful model. Brooklyn Decker is also appearing quite a lot of times in the Swimwear Illustrated.
Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Andy Roddick’s parents were not involved into sports. His father worked as a businessman and his mother was teaching children at school. Currently, his mother is a director of Andy Roddick’s foundation, thus she helps her son in his successful career.
In addition, Andy Roddick has two brothers who are also involved into tennis playing and have been playing it since the boys were very young.
When he was four years old, he moved with his family to live to Texas. When he was eleven years old, once again they moved to live to Boca Raton, Florida, where one of his brothers had a promising tennis career.
When Andy Roddick was studying in high school, he was involved in basketball as well. In 1999, he was trained by Mardy Fish who later became his teammate at Davis Cup. When Andy Roddick was growing up, his idol was Andre Agassi. Also, Andy Roddick used to train with Williams sisters, Venus and Serena. Thus, trained by such professionals it is no wonder that Andy Roddick net worth is one of the highest amongst all tennis players.