Tennis star couple Russian Maria Sharapova and Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov appeared together at the party to celebrate the 75th birthday of Robert Lansdorp, one of the most popular tennis coaches in the United States. The party was attended by many friends and more than 50 of his students.
In his career, Lansdorp worked in California with a total of four players who reached No. 1 in the world rankings: Pete Sampras, Lindsay Davenport, Tracy Austin and Maria Sharapova . "After so many years I'm glad to see him smile again" Masha said about the man who gave his heart to tennis.
According to Forbes magazine, the girlfriend of Dimitrov tops 2013's ranking for the highest paid athletes. Her income was USD 29 million, USD 23 of those coming from sponsorship and advertising contracts.
In comparison, the annual paycheck of Dimitrov, the 23th best male tennis player in the world in 2013, passed the USD 1 million (EUR 739,000) dream salary threshold after his victorious march this year.