Maria Kirilenko

Maria Yuryevna Kirilenko is a Russian professional tennis player. Kirilenko won her first WTA Tour title in 2005, defeating Anna-Lena Grönefeld in the China Open. Kirilenko reached no. 12, her career-high singles ranking, on the WTA tour in August 2012. She won the 2002 US Open junior tournament. She has reached three Grand Slam singles quarterfinals, the 2010 Australian Open the 2012 Wimbledon and the 2013 French Open. She was also a Bronze Medalist at the 2012 London Summer Olympics in doubles. As of 27 May 2013, Kirilenko is ranked world no. 12.

In 2006, Kirilenko was selected to be the face of Adidas by Stella McCartney tennis range, designed by noted British fashion designer Stella McCartney and has played exclusively in the gear since the 2006 Australian Open.In 2009, she was replaced by Caroline Wozniacki since the 2009 US Open.
Like her good friend Maria Sharapova, she likes connecting athletics and fashion, and when she spoke to Teen Vogue in August 2006, she said of being dressed by McCartney for a banquet, "I felt so glamorous!"She appeared in the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition alongside Daniela Hantuchová and Tatiana Golovin in a pictoral entitled Volley of the Dolls.