Two years later Stephens relocated from Fresno to Boca Raton, Florida, where she began training at the prestigious Evert Tennis Academy.
A year later at the age of 12, Stephens stepped up her training once again by joining the Nick Saviano High Performance Tennis Academy, and switching to online-based home-schooling, which allowed her to maximize her time spent on the court.
Sloane Stephens is slowly and steadily inching her way to the top of the world tennis rankings.
The youngster first rose to prominence with her successful 2012 WTA season, and since then has reached the impressive 11th spot among the world ranking.
John Stephens was killed in a car accident on September 1, 2009, just before the start of the US Open.
Stephens attended her father's funeral in Louisiana, but remained entered in the US Open.
Sloane Stephens (born March 20, 1993) is an American tennis player who has won four singles titles on the WTA Tour.
Following a successful 2012 season in which she first reached the second week of a Grand Slam, Stephens rose to prominence upon reaching the semifinals of the 2013 Australian Open, notably defeating Serena Williams en route.
At present, she splits her time between her home in Florida and Los Angeles.
Christianity Reaching the 2013 Australian Open semifinal after in the quarterfinals, she managed to beat her fellow Serena Williams. Other than tennis matches itself, Sloane has not appeared in any other TV show.
Instead of going to a local high school, Sloane chose to get home schooled. Professional Tennis Player Right-handed (Two-Handed Backhand) 2010 .
Stephens has been training with – Stephens who has a very muscular body for a female athlete often posts videos of her training on her Instagram profile in which she demonstrates various exercises using either weights or her own bodyweight.
To our surprise, Stephens not only looks stunning but is also able to do a one-armed pushup and weighted pull-ups which require huge amount of strength especially for a female athlete.