Highest-paid female athlete Maria Sharapova visited Israel two weeks ago as part of the Russian Fed Cup team and used the occasion to buy a luxurious penthouse there, in popular tourist resort.
The apartment is located in Ir Yamim, south of Netanya, which is the favorite destination for many overseas residents who want a holiday home in Israel. World No.5 Sharapova will enjoy the spacious 350-square-meter apartment as well as the panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea from her three balconies. Additionally, the 20-year-old Russian could also have a swimming pool on the large rooftop of the $2 million apartment.
Maria Sharapova currently lives in the United States. (source RIA Novosti via On the Baseline)