Valentina Ivanov Parents: Inside The Tennis Player’s Family & Personal Life

Valentina Ivanov is a New Zealand tennis player who has a career-high WTA doubles ranking of no. 614, achieved on 31 October 2022.

Likewise, she achieved a career-high WTA singles ranking of no.  738 on 28 January 2019. She now ranks no. 830 in the WTA doubles ranking and no. 363 in the WTA singles ranking.

Ivanov made her WTA Tour main-draw debut as a wildcard, with fellow New Zealand junior partner Elys Ventura in the 2019 ASB Classic in Auckland. She reached the first round of singles and doubles draw at the 2019 Australian Open but was defeated.


Valentina Ivanov won her first-ever ITF singles title at the 2019 ASB Classic in Auckland. (Source: Valentina’s Instagram)

In February that year, she won her first senior title in Port Pirie, South Australia. There, she and her partner Marshall defeated Patricia Böntgen and Lisa Mays in the doubles final. She has now won three doubles titles in the ITF circuit.

As a junior, she won two Grade-4 singles titles in 2017 and five junior doubles titles in 2017 and 2018. It includes four with Australian Amber Marshall and one, the Grade-2 2017 Lee Duk Hee Cup Chuncheon International Junior Tennis Championships, with Supapitch Kuearum.

Representing New Zealand, she has competed in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games and the 2019 Fed Cup. She captured the 2018 New Zealand singles national championship, upsetting the top-seeded Paige Hourigan, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5.


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Moreover, she was the first New Zealand tennis player to compete in the Youth Olympic Games. She has a career-high combined ITF Junior ranking of 85, achieved on 2 April 2018.

Get to know the young tennis player Valentina Ivanov’s wiki, parents, family, boyfriend, earnings, and net worth details here.

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Valentina Ivanov Wiki, Age & Height

Born on  27 March 2001, Valentina Sergeyevna Ivanov is 22 years old now. Her birthplace is Christchurch, New Zealand, and calls Sydney, Australia her home.


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Standing at a height of 5 feet 6 inches, she started playing tennis at an early age and took it seriously until she turned 10. She attended primary school at Clovelly Public School in Australia. 

Afterward, she moved to the United States and went to the University of California, Berkeley as a student-athlete. She is now a senior pursuing degrees in Economics and Data Science.


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Ivanov holds various experiences besides tennis. She works as a tShe wants to explore opportunities and gain insights into business analytics, marketing, finance, and venture capital.

Valentina Ivanov Parents & Family Background

Valentina is the daughter of parents Sergey Ivanov and Oksana Yarikova. Both her parents are Russian and has represented Uzbekistan at international level.

Sergey is a former professional tennis player who was a captain of the Uzbekistan Fed Cup. Similarly, her mother Oksana was a member of the Uzbek team in 1995 and 1997, being joined in the latter by her younger sister Irina.


Valentina Ivanov in a family picture with her father, mother, and younger sister Elizabeth back in 2018. (Source: Sergey’s Instagram)

After her birth in Christchurch, New Zealand, her parents moved to Australia when she was two years old. She was coached by both her parents until she was 12.

An eldest of two siblings, she has a sister named Elizabeth Ivanov (born in 2007). Elizabeth is a young tennis player and was nominated for the Local Sports Star individual award in 2018. She has a career-best ITF Junior Ranking of no566, achieved on 9 January 2023.

Valentina Ivanov Boyfriend: Who Is She Dating Now?

Valentina is relishing her love life with her boyfriend Carl Emil Overbeck. Her boyfriend is also a tennis player.

Overbeck is a tennis player from Denmark who has a career-high ATP doubles ranking of No. 745, achieved on 16 January 2023. He now plays collegiate tennis at the University of California, Berkeley.


Valentina Ivanov and her boyfriend attended same college together. (Source: Valentina’s Instagram)

Ivanov and her boyfriend has beet together for more than a year. She first shared picture with her boyfriend back in December 2022. Both the duo attended same college together.

Valentina Ivanov Tennis Earnings & Net Worth

Ivanov deserves an exceptional amount of net worth from her tennis career. She mostly makes money from the doubles tennis events.

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As of now, she has a total earnings of $15,017 througout her professional career. Similarly, she earned a prize money of $1,270 in 2024.