Russian tennis player Ekaterina Makarova has announced her retirement from professional tennis. 31-year old Makarova shared the news on social media with her fans.
She won 3 WTA singles titles and 15 doubles titles in her career. She reached the singles semifinals at Australian Open and the US Open. Makarova won doubles grand slam titles at the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open, and a mixed doubles title at the US Open. She also won the doubles gold medal for Russia at the 2016 Olympics.