Jessica Pegula

Jessica Pegula is an American professional tennis player. This right-handed player has been making her career in sports since 2009 and has her skincare line called Ready 24. Here, we will talk about Pegula’s net worth, career, age, and salary, height, weight, nickname, relationships, and the latest news.

About Jessica Pegula:

Jessica Pegula Played her first WTA qualifying at Ponte Vedra Beach in 2009. In 2011, she won one doubles title on ITF Circuit. She played the first two WTA main draws in 2012, where she failed 1r at both. She also failed in qualifying three times (incl. US Open) that year but won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit. She could reach 3r once and fell 1r three times and in qualifying five times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon) in 2013.

In 2015, Pegula Reached 2r twice (incl. US Open); fell 1r twice, and in qualifying four times (incl. Roland Garros and Wimbledon). She managed to SF at Washington DC; QF at Québec City; fell 1r once (US Open) and in qualifying seven times (incl. other three majors) in 2016. Paula fell 1r once and qualified once (US Open) next year while winning two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

In 2018 Jessica Pegula became the runner-up in Québec City. She managed to win one WTA 125K Series doubles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit this year.

Pegula finished the 2019 season at No.76, her first-ever career Top 100 finish. There she also won her first WTA title at Citi Open in Washington D.C. to reach a career-high ranking of No. 55. In 2020, she finishes 2020 at number 62, this was her second top 100 season. Besides, she became runner-up at Auckland; QF at Western & Southern Open; reached 3r at US Open and 2r once; fell 1r twice.

In 2021, she finished in the Top 20 for the first time (No.18, a career-high year-end ranking); semifinalist in Montreal and Qatar; quarterfinalist in five tournaments, including the Australian Open. She is currently participating in the 2022 Canadian Open’s Women’s Single.

Jessica Pegula Net Worth and Salary:

Jessica Pegula’s net worth is over $7 million in 2023. From her professional tennis career, Pegula earned $5,079,681. In 2022, she won 38 games across a variety of competitions, earning $2,265,941 in prize money.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Jessica Pegula
Nickname JP
Born February 24, 1994
Height 170 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 69 kg (154 lb)
Age 28 years
Birthplace Buffalo, New York, U.S.A.
Religion N/A
Nationality American
Net Worth $7 million
Marital Status Married
Husband Taylor Gahagen
Father Name Terry Pegula
Mother name Kim Pegula
Salary $298,419
Twitter Handle @JLpegula
Instagram Handle @jpegula

 

Pegula’s Husband:

Jessica Pegula got married in October 2021. She married her longtime boyfriend, Taylor Gagahen, an American senior investment analyst. Taylor spent seven years working at Pegula Sports and Entertainment (a company owned by Jessica’s parents). After that, he became a director of corporate development and brand strategy.

Eventually, he worked on the marketing side for the Pegulas’ Buffalo Sabres, an NHL professional hockey team. Goldhagen graduated from Canisius College with an MBA.  He received his BSc in business administration from the State University of New York at Fredonia.

Taylor is well known for his work with animals too. The 27-year-old co-founded an animal welfare organization called, A Lending Paw. It supports rescue dogs and finds them new homes.

Jessica Pegula and her husband

Her Age:

Jessica Pegula is 28 years old and was born on February 24, 1994. She is an American and has mixed ethnicity.

Her Height and Weight:

The American female tennis player’s height is 5 ft 7 in (170 cm), and her weight is 69 kgs.

Jessica Pegula’s Endorsements:

Pegula is sponsored by Yonex Tennis. Additionally, she also has an endorsement contract with Adidas. The sportswoman also has her skincare lineup named Ready24. Moreover, she is affiliated with the non-profit animal shelter organization, A Lending Paw.

Jessica Pegula’s stats:

Grand Slams Highlights

Event Best Positions Year
Australian Open QF (x2) 2022, 2021
Roland Garros QF (x1) 2022
Wimbledon R32 (x1) 2022
US Open R32 (x1) 2021, 2020

Stats: 2022 YTD

Category Stat
Aces 95
Double Faults 112
1st Serve 58.2%
1st Serve Won 64.9%
2nd Serve Won 49.9%
Break Points Saved 60.1%
Service Points Won % 58.1%
Service Games Won 70.5%
Service Games Played 336
Return Points Won % 44.4%
1st Return Points Won % 37.6%
2nd Return Points Won % 55.1%
Break Points Converted 43.4%
Return Games Won % 35.9%

 

Jessica Pegula vs. Yulia Putintseva | 2022 Toronto Quarterfinal | WTA Match Highlights

FAQ about Jessica Pegula:

What is Jessica Pegula’s Net Worth in 2023?

Jessica Pegula’s net worth is over $7 million in 2023.

What is Pegula’s Career Earnings?

Paula earned a total of over $5,079,681 from her professional tennis career.

How old is She?

The American tennis player is 28 years old.

Is Pegula married?

Yes. Jessica Pegula is married to her long-term boyfriend Taylor Gagahen.

 

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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