Who are Yemer Wondwosen’s Sons? Bio, Nationality, Wife, Career

Facts of Yemer Wondwosen

Full Name:Yemer Wondwosen
Country:East Africa
Sun Sign:N/A
Wife:Kelemework Elias Yigletu
Profession:Marathon Runner
Net Worth:N/A

A former Marathon runner, Yemer Wondwosen is popular as the father of Swedish tennis player, Elias Ymer.

What Nationality is Yemer Wondwosen?

Yemer Wondwosen opened his beautiful pair of eyes somewhere in Ethiopia, east Africa. According to his pictures, he looks like he is in his late 60s.

By nationality, Yemer holds African citizenship and he belongs to a mixed ethnic community. Also, he practices Christianity religion.

Who is Yemer Wondwosen’s Wife?

Yemer’s relationship status is happily married. He walked down the aisle with his longtime girlfriend Kelemework Elias Yigletu. Kelemework is a kid doctor by profession. They got married in presence of their friends and family in the 90s.

Yemer Wondwosen's wife in frame
Caption: Yemer Wondwosen’s wife in a frame (Source: Pinterest)

Due to the civil war in Ethiopia, they left the country together and started living a happy married life in Sweden. As of now, they are married for more than 30 years.

Is Yemer Wondwosen a Father?

Yemer is the father of three sons. Elias Ymer, Rafael Ymer, and Mikael Ymer is the name of their sons.

Yemer Wondwosen's sons in the frame
Caption: Yemer Wondwosen’s sons in the frame (Source: Instagram)

Elias was born on April 10, 1996 while Mikael was born on September 9, 1998. All of his children are tennis players by profession.

What is Yemer Wondwosen’s Net Worth?

Yemer might have earned a hefty sum of money from his career as a marathon runner. As a marathon runner, his annual income is around $96k so he must be earning this range of money every year.

Yemer Wondwosen's son beside the car
Caption: Yemer Wondwosen’s son beside the car (Source: Instagram)

His son, Elias has a net worth of $1.5 million. This is the outcome of his Tennis playing career. Every year, Elias earns a salary of $1004k from his tennis career.

Did Elias Ymer destroy the camera?

Yes, Elias has destroyed the camera. He destroyed it by aggressively throwing the tennis ball. Elias was playing a very nervous match in Salzburg and has been complaining about the court quality.

What is the injury of Elias Ymer?

Elias has injured his foot. Because of his injury, he couldn’t play in the qualification game which was conducted in Melbourne. He has to halt his 173rd game due to his injured foot.

Who is the sponsor of Elias Ymer?

Nike is his sponsor. Elias has the sponsorship of Nike for clothing and shoe item. He also has a sponsorship with Wilson for a tennis racket and always uses the Wilson blade racket for playing.

Professional Career of Yemer Wondwosen

  • Yemer is a former marathon runner and kid doctor.
  • He is currently working in dairy production.
  • His son, Elias is a professional Swedish tennis player.
  • In the 2013 Swedish Open, he made his ATP main draw singles where he played against Grigor Dimitrov.
  • After getting the wild cards entry at the 2014 Swedish Open he played against Mikhail Kukushkin and won in the first round.
  • He also won the game against Benoît Paire, Jan Mertl, and Hyeon Chung at the 2015 Australian Open.
Yemer Wondwosen's son in the frame
Caption: Yemer Wondwosen’s son in the frame (Source: Instagram)
  • With the five sets, he couldn’t win the game against Go Soeda in the first round.
  • He again won the game against Thiemo de Bakker and Nick Kyrgios at the 2015 Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell in the third round.
  • After winning the game against Roberto Marcora, Blaž Rola, and Roberto Carballés Baena, he entered the 2015 French Open.
  • He got the opportunity to play against Bjorn Fratangelo at the 2015 Città di Caltanissetta and even earned the title of first ATP Challenger.
  • After winning the game against Thomas Fabbiano, Boy Westerhof, and Guido Pella he became qualified to play for the main draw of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships.