Being a successful athlete often comes with increased fame. This leads to money but it can bring other benefits. Many elite sportspeople date and marry celebrities because they get close to them. So today, we took a look at 35 athletes from across the sports spectrum with famous wives and girlfriends.
All of these women share the fact that they’ve achieved fame in their own right. They’re all successful as well as stunningly beautiful. And some of them have even attained more celebrity than their partners. Some of these are obvious, while other relationships are surprising. Check out our list below via Business Insider.
35. Russell Wilson and Ciara
Wilson is one of the most consistent quarterbacks in the NFL. The Seattle Seahawks’ superstar is a Super Bowl winner as well as an eight-time Pro Bowler. He’s also one of the best players of his generation. Meanwhile, he is one-half of Seattle’s most famous power couples. He is married to the noughties R&B sensation, Ciara. Now that’s a glamorous duo.
A Grammy Award winner, Ciara has sold over 23 million records so far. The Texan is also a successful model. Furthermore, Wilson and Ciara have numerous charitable ventures and do their best to make a difference for the betterment of society. They also own shares together in the Seattle Sounders MLS franchise which shows how much work they do outside of their regular careers.