Elina Svitolina has confirmed she will continue using her maiden name for the rest of her playing career instead of being known as "Elina Monfils" following her marriage to Frenchman Gael Monfils. Svitolina recently tied the knot with Monfils,
Elina Svitolina was aged 21 and ranked 20th in the world when she ousted American great Williams in the third round of the women’s singles in Rio, but she failed to build on her landmark win by falling in the quarter-finals to Czech Petra Kvitova.
The tennis temptress previously known as Elina Svitolina has changed her surname after marrying fellow star Gael Monfils in Geneva, posing for photos in skimpy swimwear before donning a wedding gown for a purple-themed ceremony.
Tennis' power couple Gael Monfils and Elina Svitolina have been dating since 2018 and in April announced their engagement with the ultimate Instagram photo. The news couldn't have been more shocking for tennis fans given that,