Mamiko Tanaka Biography

Updated on:

Mamiko Tanaka is the wife of baseball sensation Shohei Ohtani. She is a former Japanese college basketball player who is currently gaining social media limelight across the whole world for their new relationship. 

Early Life, Education & Childhood

Mamiko Tanaka was born on 11th December 1996 in Japan. Mamiko Tanaka is 27 years old as of 2023. Talking about her education, Mamiko graduated from Waseda University in 2018. When it comes to information about her family and parents then as of now, no details are available. 

Basketball Career

Mamiko Tanaka started her career playing for Waseeda University in Tokyo, Japan. She then played for the Fujitsu Red Wave during the 2022-23 season. Mamiko is yet to be 28 as of December 2024. She has remained a good basketball player during her college career.

For the season 2022 to 2023, she had a shooting rate of 47.7% for at least 28 games. She represented Japan in the U16 & U18 Asian Championships and U17 World Championships between 2011 to 2014, as per the International Basketball Federation website.

She played many games during that time while being involved in the Women’s Basketball Team. She got married immediately after playing six seasons. We doubt they might have been hitched together while she was in college and might have offered a marriage proposal during that time.

Read Also:  Rachel Todd Biography

Mamiko Tanaka Biography

Real Name Mamiko Tanaka
Birth Date 11 December 1996
Age (as of 2024) 27 Years
Birth Place Japan
Profession Basketball Player 
College
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimeters – 175 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds – 132 lbs
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Mamiko Tanaka Ohtani's Wife

Family

Father
Mother
Sister
Brother

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Who is her husband? Shohei Ohtani

Personal Life

Mamiko Tanaka is a newlywed lady. She married Shohei Ohtani, the highest-paid MLB player, in February 2024. On 14th March 2024, the couple shared their picture along with teammate Mookie Betts, his wife Brianna Hammonds, and two more people (translators).

They captured this moment when they all boarded a plane to Seoul, South Korea, where the Los Angeles Dodgers were set to play. Her spouse, Shohei Ohtani, additionally shared a picture of himself with fellow Dodger Yoshinobu Yamamoto and a few team interpreters on his Instagram Story.

Social Media

Mamiko is not so active on social media platforms. If she is there on any social media profile, we doubt she might be available with any private account. However, her husband is available on Instagram where he accumulates a good fan following.

Read Also:  Georgina Rodríguez Biography

He is there on Instagram with the handle name – shoheiohtani. There, he has 7.7M followers, 214 following members, and 56 posts. Among those posts, he has recently announced his marriage to Mamiko Tanaka, stating that she belongs to his native country, Japan.

Mamiko Tanaka Net Worth

Mamiko has not grown enough in her career but has got married to Shohei Ohtani, the highest-paid player in baseball. He recorded nearly $70 million back in 2023 and became the highest-paid player for the year.

He is getting good fortune because of his endorsements, sponsorships, and other connections with commercials. The Los Angeles Dodgers, for which Shohei Ohtani is recently playing, have also confirmed on Twitter [X] that the couple has got married officially.

Trivia

  • Mamiko Tanaka is down to earth and the biggest supporter of her husband & family members.
  • As of now, she has become a mystery for many of Ohtani’s fans because she and Ohtani have not disclosed any details concerning Mamiko’s past life.

Leave a Comment