Meet Kim Sears, girlfriend of Scottish (and Britain favorite) tennis player Andy Murray. See photos, video and a biography of Kim below.
With boyfriend Andy Murray set to play Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon Wednesday, you can bet Kim Sears will be in the stands to cheer him on. Tickets to the quarterfinal have reportedly been selling for £1,500.
As a biography, Kim Sears was born on December 10, 1987 in London, England. She is 20 years old. Her father is Nigel Sears, who is the former coach of Daniela Hantuchova. Kim and Andy reportedly met during the US Open in 2005, but their relationship did not go public until 2006. It’s been said that he had pursued Kim for about a year, phoning her, and she finally relented gave in.
You won’t see Kim as the typical WAG, shopping at the swanky boutiques and attending movie premieres, and was asked at one point if she would be following in the footsteps of another famous WAG, Coleen McLoughlin. She has said, “No. Sorry. It’s not about me, it’s about Andy.”
Kim is currently a student at Brighton University. She previously attended Burgess Hill School for girls.
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