Tennis stars when they were little

Welcome to Women's Tennis Blog's section dedicated to childhood photos of WTA stars. Here you can see our complete list of articles showing the so called kiddie pics, just click on the titles below. I'm sure you will enjoy the series of photos, it has been highly popular, even receiving a mention on, and it is constantly enriched with new additions.

Note that there is no special order, every time I publish a new article I just add the link to this page. Simply enjoy browsing through the links. 😉


Childhood photo of Garbine Muguruza

Elena Baltacha childhood photo with brother Sergei

Commemorating Elena Baltacha with cute childhood pics

Caroline Wozniacki's training sessions from when she was 7 and 14 years old

Sania Mirza - childhood tennis photo

Baby and early tennis photos of Sania Mirza

Pennetta and Vinci - old photo

16-year-old photo of the 2015 US Open finalists Flavia Pennetta and Roberta Vinci

Monica Puig as a little girl

Monica Puig was a dancing diva before her tennis career

Sorana Cirstea - childhood photo

Beautiful brunette Sorana Cirstea with a home-made haircut

Baby Belinda Bencic

It was on the tennis courts where Belinda Bencic made her first steps

Aravane Rezai old photo

Sweet childhood portraits of French-Iranian player Aravane Rezai 

Maria Sharapova - first photoshoot

Old times: Maria Sharapova's first photoshoot

Daniela Hantuchova

Veteran Daniela Hantuchova's tennis beginnings

Little Anna Chakvetadze

Очаровашка! Adorable Anna Chakvetadze as a little girl

Tiny Bouchard with big Sharapova

Little Maria Sharapova and tiny Eugenie Bouchard, an old pic perspective on the upcoming Australian Open QF

Baby Caroline Wozniacki - sweet tooth

Caroline Wozniacki has always had a sweet tooth, messy icecream photo

Little Victoria Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka as a toddler. Oh that styling, pure cuteness!

Heather Watson - Halloween

Halloween edition: Boo it's little Heather Watson!

Little Victoria Azarenka

The big smile of little Victoria Azarenka

Eugenie Bouchard in 2006 - childhood photo

Italy 2006: Photo of little Eugenie Bouchard with her first international trophy

Baby Victoria Azarenka

Can you guess the WTA baby? It's Victoria Azarenka.

Optimized-Caroline Wozniacki - under 12 in Corsica

Career beginnings of Caroline Wozniacki in photos

Wozniacki and Venus Williams 12 years ago

Flashback: 2015 Auckland finalists Venus Williams and Caroline Wozniacki 12 years ago

School photo of Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard as a 12-year-old school girl

Little Bethanie Mattek Sands 1

Bethanie Mattek Sands throws us back – shows photos with her first trophies and more

Baby Marion Bartoli with her father

Baby Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli

Baby Venus and Serena

Baby Serena Williams in her diapers, with big sis Venus

Little Christina McHale rocking the shades

Baseball, soccer, swimming, tennis – little Christina McHale loved it all!

Eugenie Bouchard

When aspiring little Eugenie Bouchard met Billie Jean King

Little Bondarenko

Little Bondarenko sisters

Li Na as a baby

Happy, chubby Li Na

Sloane Stephens little

Little Sloane Stephens posing with her baby brother

Zheng Jie as a child

Old tennis photo of Zheng Jie with fashionable bangs and plaits

Young photo of Sloane Stephens - Thanksgiving

Sloane Stephens' Thanksgiving blast from the past

Little Venus and Serena with father Richard

Venus Williams and Serena Williams "Started at the Bottom"

Little Maria Sharapova

Little Maria Sharapova with Marcelo Rios on a tennis court

Little Wozniacki and Venus

Tiny Caroline Wozniacki with already established Venus Williams

Tsvetana Pironkova

Tsvetana Pironkova at the age of 6, first competitor card

Little Bethanie Mattek Sands

Bethanie Mattek Sands as a sweet blond girl dressed in pink


Little Ana Ivanovic

Little Kim Clijsters

Kim Clijsters as a girl

Young Monica Seles photo

Precious photo of Monica Seles

Lindsay Davenport as a little girl

Little Lindsay Davenport

Photo of little Venus Williams on tennis court

Photo of little Venus Williams on tennis court

More of cutie Ana Ivanovic

Little Marion Bartoli skiing

Adorable Marion Bartoli

Little Martina Hingis

There were times when Martina Hingis' racquet was bigger than her head

Maria Kirilenko as a little girl

Maria Kirilenko has always been a beauty

Justine Henin childhood photo

Cute and not so cute little Justine Henin

Little Elena Dementieva

Angelic Elena Dementieva

Flashback video – Remember Ana Ivanovic with braces?

Little Dinara Safina with her family

Little Dinara Safina and her family

Little Dominika Cibulkova at a schooldesk

Dominika Cibulkova once had short hair

Video of three-year-old Dinara Safina playing tennis

Little Tatiana Golovin

Tatiana Golovin looked almost the same

Jelena Jankovic childhood photo

Jelena Jankovic has always been fancy

Little Ana Ivanovic posing

Little Ana Ivanovic like a model

Dinara Safina with brother Marat Safin

More early tennis photos of Dinara Safina, plus pics with brother Marat and mother

Photo of Zheng Jie as a child, playing a tennis shot

Photo of Zheng Jie as a child, playing a tennis shot

13-year-old Caroline Wozniacki with big braces

Jelena Dokic as a child

Little Jelena Dokic riding a tricycle

mauresmo-little photo

Amelie Mauresmo gazing at her birthday cake

Flashback: junior final between Maria Sharapova and Peng Shuai at Torneo dell’Avvenire

Caroline Wozniacki young pic

One photo of small Caroline Wozniacki

Young picture of Maria Sharapova

Evolution of Maria Sharapova + photo with parents

Tracy Austin at the age of 14

14-year-old Tracy Austin at Wimbledon

Venus and Serena Williams childhood picture

The making of legends: little Serena and Venus Williams

Little Samantha Stosur

Adorable Samantha Stosur with long blond wavy hair

Little Sara Errani

Sara Errani makes the very top of my list of super cute WTA players with her blond curls

Little Dinara Safina

Dinara Safina shares her gorgeous childhood pics on Twitter

Four-year-old future Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova practices tennis shots

Little tennis player Li Na

Little Li Na in bell pants

Little Victoria Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka holding her racquet tight and looking forward to her bright future

Little Flavia Pennetta Little Flavia Pennetta

Little Flavia Pennetta in a romantic white dress

Funky childhood photo of Bethanie Mattek Sands

Bethanie Mattek Sands funky and colorful from an early age

There were times when Maria Sharapova was less eloquent

Little Irina-Camelia Begu

Four-year-old Irina-Camelia Begu at her first training in Germany

Ana Ivanovic reflects on childhood memories

Two-year-old Caroline Wozniacki

Caroline Wozniacki as a two-year-old racer

Little Yaroslava Shvedova first match photo in Paris

Yaroslava Shvedova – first tennis trophy, first match photo, and more

Little Agnieszka Radwanska in her mother's shoes Little Agnieszka Radwanska with fake boobies

Silly little Agnieszka and Urszula Radwanska

Little Victoria Azarenka - childhood photo

Victoria Azarenka – from holding a chimp to being a champ

Little Petra Martic

Four-year-old Petra Martic "wasn't crazy to play handball" like her mother

Little Serena Williams

Junior Serena and Venus Williams had themselves as role models

Little Laura Robson

The capturing smile of Laura Robson

Little Heather Watson

Little Heather Watson's way to making it big in tennis – big decisions, big rewards

Childhood photo of Mona Barthel

Mona Barthel – from baby to first tennis trophies

Twenty years ago: Serena as young pit bull, Venus as natural champion

Little Elena Vesnina - childhood photo

Baby Elena Vesnina – unbelievably cute!

Maria Kirilenko - then and now

A look at the past: baby Maria Kirilenko

Little Eugenie Bouchard and Laura Robson

Best friends Eugenie Bouchard and Laura Robson as little girls

Little Francesca Schiavone

Blue knit cuteness, vintage photo of little Francesca Schiavone