Maria Sakkari, along with fellow Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas has put Greece on the tennis map. Sakkari has millions of fans in Greece and around the world. Sponsors have rushed to sign up Sakkari so their brands can be associated with a top female tennis player.
She was introduced to tennis by her parents at age 6. Her idols are Serena Williams, Roger Federer, and Rafael Nadal. She is represented by the talent agency, StarWing Sports.
Sakkari has been a trailblazer for Green in women’s tennis. Not surprisingly, she has a long roster of sponsors. Her current sponsors are Adidas, Wilson, Rolex, Apivita, Nespresso, National Bank of Greece, Cosmote, Aegean Airlines, Replay, and Green Cola.
Maria Sakkari’s Sponsors
Maria Sakkari wears Adidas apparel and shoes on the court. She switched to Adidas from her longtime sponsor Nike in 2020. Sakkari currently wears the Adidas Solematch Bounce shoes.
Sakkari has a racquet deal with Wilson. She uses the Wilson Ultra 100 racquets with and Luxilon ALU Power 125 strings (also made by Wilson).
Maria Sakkari has a sponsorship deal with Rolex, a well-known luxury Swiss watch manufacturer. Rolex is also the official timekeeper at grand slams and several major tennis tournaments around the world.
Sakkari is a global ambassador for Apivita. Apivita is a Greek cosmetic manufacturer that makes natural health and beauty products.
In 2022, French fashion house Dior announced its partnership with Sakkari. Dior also sponsors British tennis star Emma Raducanu.
Nespresso attempts to bring luxury coffee and espresso machine into your kitchen so you don’t have to a cafe to get your caffeine fill.
National Bank of Greece
The National Bank of Greece is a banking and financial services company based in Athens, Greece.
Cosmote is a media company that offers programming in sports, movies, and documentaries.
Aegean is the largest Greek airline and is the flagship carrier in Greece.
Replay is a retailer that sells fashion and accessories for people of all ages.
Green Cola is a Greek company that makes healthy soft drinks.