Ukrainian tennis player Kateryna Kozlova tied the knot with her fitness coach Michael Baindl, so now she’s competing as Kateryna Baindl on the Hologic WTA Tour.
The 35-year-old Michael Baindl, an ice hockey player from Germany, met Kateryna upon joining her team after being invited by his friend Christopher Kas. The ex-Starbulls captain and the WTA player got married in a an intimate wedding with just their closest family and friends in attendance. The ceremony took place in Kyiv, Ukraine, in December 2021. Here you can see one photo from the wedding.
The newlyweds initially wanted to organize a larger party this summer, but given the current situation in Kateryna’s home country, it must be that they are reconsidering this plan.
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