About Andre Agassi
Andre Agassi is a well known athlete, whose current net worth reaches 175 million dollars. Currently, he is known as being retired from the sports field, however, he is still mostly credited as being the Number 1 tennis player in the world, the career, which has increased Andre Agassi net worth by a mile. In addition to being titled as Number 1 tennis player in the world, Andre Agassi is also known as one of two tennis players, who has a Career Golden Slam.
Andre Agassi got a lot of popularity and success between the early 1990s till the middle of 2000s. During this time, the overall sum of Andre Agassi net worth increased a lot. In the history of tennis, Andre Agassi was also called as the best service returner. In addition, by a lot of critics and fellow sportsmen, Andre Agassi was called as the biggest international star in sports industry as well as one of the most charismatic athletes in the world. Furthermore, Andre Agassi has been credited with making tennis popular in the industry of sports.
Talking about his awards and winnings, Andre Agassi is Grand Slam Champion, the title which he won 8 times.
Moreover, he is also an Olympic gold winner of 1996. In addition, Andre Agassi won Australian Open titles four times, and these winnings are regarded as an Open Era record. However, this record is shared with two other tennis players, those being Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic. Also, Andre Agassi was the winner of Grand Slam on three distinct surfaces – grass, hard and clay. This made him the first male tennis player to receive such an accomplishment. In addition, he is still regarded as the last American tennis player, who won French Open in 1999 as well as Australian Open in 2003. With such huge winnings and titles, prize money also came to him, which increased Andre Agassi net worth by a mile.
In 2006, Andre Agassi officially retired from his career as a tennis player due to injuries. He retired after he lost the US Open in its third round. Currently, he is known to be in charge of his own charity, which is called the Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation. The foundation helps at risk children and it has raised more than 60 million dollars for kids living in Southern Nevada. Also, the foundation established Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy in Las Vegas.