Christian Charles Sampras: The Untold Truth About Pete Sampras’ Son
Christian Charles Sampras is the firstborn child of former American professional tennis player Pete Sampras with his wife American actress, Bridget Wilson. Keep reading to find out more details and information about Christian Charles Sampras such as his photo, Instagram, play Tennis, Ryan Nikolaos Sampras, Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Stella Sampras, Bridget Wilson, and much more.
Christian Charles Sampras Bio
He was born Christian by religion and of white ethnicity on November 21, 2002. As of the day of writing the article, Christian Charles Sampras is 20 years old. His younger brother, Ryan Nikolaos Sampras, was born on July 29, 2005.
The Sampras family is quite large as Christian’s grandparents are Sam Sampras, Dale Wilson, Georgia Sampras, and Kathy Wilson. He also has an uncle named Gus Sampras.
Christian Charles Sampras College
At his age, it is assumed Christian Charles Christian is in college. He hasn’t disclosed that piece of information to the public.
Being a heartthrob child of very famous people, he definitely has a lot of young girls crushing on him. But that is just our mere assumption as actual facts about Christian’s relationship are not known.
Christian Charles Sampras Height
At the moment, Christian Charles Sampras has not disclosed his height to the public. But his father Pete Sampras stands at a height of 1.85 m.
Christian Charles Sampras Model
The 20-year-old celebrity kid is indeed a model. He has the good looks and height to support that claim. You can check out some of his pictures here.
Net Worth of Christian Charles Sampras
Christian Charles Sampras is still in his early years so assuming or estimating his net worth is out of the picture. But we know for sure he is enjoying the benefits of having a millionaire father and successful mother.
Does Christian Charles Sampras Play Tennis?
Seeing that he is the son of a former professional tennis player, people can’t help but ask questions about him like ‘Does Christian Charles Sampras Play Tennis?’
The truth is, Christian Charles Sampras hasn’t shown any interest in the tennis game like his little brother, Ryan Sampras. We can only assume he may follow in the footsteps of his mother and become a model or actor or something media-related.
Christian Charles Sampras Instagram
After a thorough search on the photo-sharing platform, we can confirm that Christian Charles Sampras is not present or active on Instagram. However, it is most likely he is present on the app but operating under an anonymous username to stay away from the spotlight.
But his official website can be found here.
Christian Charles Sampras Photo
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The Father of Christian Charles Sampras, Pete Sampras
Christian Charles Sampras’s father, Pete Sampras, is a Greek American former professional tennis player. He took over the world of sports throughout the 1990s.
He was the first person to ever win 14 Grand Slam titles, becoming the first person to break Roy Emerson’s 12 slams record, a record which Roger Federer broke a decade later in 2009.
His career started in 1988 and ended at the US Open in 2002. At the time, Pete was one of the greatest and most renowned tennis players in the history of the tennis world.
Christian’s father won 7 major indoor titles which comprise 5 ATP Year-End World Championships and 2 Grand Slam Cups. He also won 20 of the 34 matches he played against Agassi.
Being an all-around skilled player, Pete would serve and at the same time volley. He is also known as Pistol Pete.
Born in Washington, D.C., the United States of America, Pistol Pete was the third-born child of Sotirios (Sammy) and Georgia Sampras. At the very young age of three, he had been practicing tennis in the house by hitting a ball with a racket against the wall, exuding a strong passion for tennis.
The successful athlete is known to have a genetic trait that sometimes causes mild anemia called β-thalassemia minor.
Pete can be found on Instagram here
The Rivalry Between Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras
Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras are both professional tennis players who have retired. In the 1990s, they were known to hold the World No.1 title, Andre Agassi was at the spot for 101 weeks while Pete Sampras held it for 286 weeks.
From 1989 to 2002, the two competed against each other a total of 34 times. And out of the 34 games, Sampras won 20 of them. They both have their unique and distinct styles of playing.
Andre Agassi is said to be the first player to ever earn a Career Golden Slam in singles tennis. He is also known to be the second person to win the singles Career Grand Slam in the Open Era.
During a charity match in 2010 with Andre Agassi partnering with Rafael Nadal and playing against Pete Sampras and Roger Federer, there were some minor mockery and teasings that occurred.
Pete Sampras made fun of the pigeon-toed walk of Andre Agassi. And in response, Andre Agassi teased him back by making a joke about how stingy he is, this is due to the fact that Sampras was a poor tipper.
After everything, Andre Agassi cleared the air by saying, “It was inappropriate. We were all having fun. I was trying to be comedic. I went for it and it fell flat. Sampras didn’t really roll with it. I’ve texted Pete to ask him if I can apologize in person.”
The Mother of Christian Charles Sampras, Bridgette Leann Wilson-Sampras
Bridgette Leann Wilson-Sampras is a Miss Teen USA award winner, model, and singer but is mostly known as an American actress. Christian’s mother’s acting career started after winning and getting the crown for Miss Teen USA in 1990.
Wilson is a blonde beauty with dark brown eyes. She is 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) tall and weighs around 54 kg, with a waistline of 34-25-34 inches.
Bridgette Wilson’s Career
Pete’s wife has appeared in so many movies and television series. As an actress, she has more than 30 acting credits to her name. She is known for playing the badass role of General Sonya Blade in the 1995 Mortal Kombat movie, alongside Robin Shou as Liu Kang and Linden Ashby as Johnny Cage.
After starring in the movie ‘Phantom Punch’ in 2008, Wilson decided to take a break from acting. In a previous People Magazine story from 2000, it was stated that she wanted to be a homemaker and that her family was the most important thing.
And according to subsequent interviews, Christian’s mother stated that getting a babysitter who wasn’t family was devastating, and she couldn’t stand being away from her children.
She starred in the soap opera Santa Barbara and played the role of Lisa Fenimore from April 1992 to January 1993.
Another interesting fact about the entertainer is that she is also a singer. She released her first album in 1994 titled ‘I Only Wanna Be with You’, under the label King Records.
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Bridgette released yet another album two years later called ‘Gimme a Kiss’ under the same label.
She performed a spoken-word part in ‘What We’re Gonna Do About It’, which was a song on Tommy Shane Steiner’s debut album titled ‘Then Came the Night’. The song in which she was featured ranked at number 43 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts in 2002.
Pete and Bridgette Sampras
The two met at a movie theatre in Los Angeles, Pete’s friend was the one who hooked them up. They dated for nine months before Pete proposed to her at his Los Angeles home.
Sixteen weeks later, the two exchanged wedding vows in the backyard of their home, this happened on September 20, 2000. After Christian Charles Sampras was welcomed as their firstborn child on November 21, 2002. Followed by the second-born child and brother to Christian, Ryan Nikolaos Sampras on July 25, 2005.
They are all currently living happily together in peace and harmony in their home at Lake Sherwood, California. Rumors of affairs or cheating scandals haven’t been heard since then, let alone a divorce.
Net Worth of Pete and Bridgette Sampras
Pete has an estimated net worth of $150 million, accumulated over the 14 years period in which he reigned the world of tennis. All thanks to winning big events such as the Australian and Wimbledon tournaments.
His wealth can be seen in the luxurious lifestyle he lives along with his Porshe car collections and the mansion in the Lake Sherwood area of Ventura County, California.
Like so many wealthy celebrities, Pete is also into a lot of charity work. Being a member of the American Cancer Awareness Society, Aces for Charity, as well as a benefactor of Vitas Geruliatis Youth Foundation and Kids’ Stuff Foundation.
The mother of Christian Charles Sampras has not disclosed her income or current salary. But it is assumed that she has an estimated net worth of around $8 million at present.
Ryan Nikolaos Sampras
Ryan Nikolaos Sampras is the second-born child and son of former American professional tennis player Pete Sampras with his wife Bridgette Wilson. Ryan Sampras also happens to be the younger brother of Christian Charles Sampras.
He was born on July 25, 2005. As of the year of writing this article, Ryan Nikolaos Sampras is 17 years old of age. He will celebrate his 17th birthday on the 25th day of July 2021.
Like his father, Ryan Sampras is threading his daddy’s career footsteps and is actually good at the game. He plays a lot and has already enrolled in junior tennis.
Stella Sampras Webster is the older sister of Pete Sampras as well as the aunt of Christian Charles Sampras. She was born in Potomac, Maryland., but grew up in Los Angeles.
After playing for the Bruins from 1987 to 1991, Webster graduated from UCLA in 1991 with a degree in psychology.
She recently completed her 24th year at the helm of the Bruins tennis program being the UCLA women’s head coach. Stella Sampras was titled an All-American on four occasions in 1991 after finishing as runner-up, that was the time she won the 1988 NCAA doubles title.