Wendy Barlow is a Canadian personality who has been retired from the All-American tennis player and coaching field. She stretched her professional tennis player passion for at least 6 years and afterward, she started working for WWE. She has performed in a few of the tennis games including Wimbledon, the one that was inducted into the Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame and The Championships.
Wendy Barlow was born on 7th May 1960 and as of 2022, she is living in her early 60s. She is the daughter of a famous player named Bob Barlow. Bob Barlow was part of 77 NHL games and had a career with Minnesota North Stars. He also played 51 WHA games with the Phoenix Roadrunners and had a record of scoring 26 points.
Wendy Barlow Career
Wendy started playing at the age of 10. From a young age, she began participating in the Victoria (British Columbia) Parks program while working on her skills. She won the title of Canadian Junior Tennis Championship in several years and was a participant in both singles and doubles. In 1973, she won the title of Girls’ 14 doubles with her only sister Lori as her partner. Again, the following year, she won the title of Girls’ 14 singles and Girls’ 14 doubles. At the age of 16 in 1976, she was ranked #3 in Canada. In the following years in 1977 and 1978, Wendy became the Canadian Junior Tennis Champion in the category of Girls’ 18 singles division and earned the overall 12th rank internationally in the Girl’s 18 singles division.
Barlow was ranked an All-American player at Brigham Young University in 1978. She took part at the Wimbledon tennis tournament in 1978 and thereby defeated the two sets of America. Later in 1980, she won the Canadian National Championship and was ranked number one in Canada. She represented Canada in three Federation Cup matches and thereby became the captain of one of the Canadian Federation Cup Teams in 1987. Her career possesses a record of WTA with one win and eight losses.
Barlow is the mother of four children. She appeared in WCW in 1993 and afterward was released from the position. After the release, she left wrestling. Besides, she became a part of the 2009 film called The Joneses. She also appeared as a guest on World Wrestling Insanity’s podcast in 2011. There at the event, she explained how she remains busy managing Flair’s sons on the independent circuit. Along with all these positions, Wendy Barlow also appeared on one of the episodes of “Celebrity Wife Swap” in 2013. She appeared along with her then-husband Flair. The show that time also featured the legendary wrestler Rowdy Roddy Piper and his wife Kitty.
Wendy Barlow Biography
|Real Name||Wendy Barlow|
|Birth Date||7 March 1960|
|Age (as of 2022)||61 Years|
|Birth Place||Victoria, Canada|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 64 kg – in Pounds – 141 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Husband||Ric Flair (m. 2018–2022)|
Flair and Wendy met at WCW in 1993 when she joined WCW. She appeared as his valet under the ring name “Fifi the French Maid”. She also appeared on the talk show called “Flair for the Gold”. The couple started dating each other right away after their first meeting in 1993. They were spotted at several events together and finally announced their engagement in 2016. Ric Flair was married 5 times before getting connected to Wendy in wedding vows. It was unfortunate that none of his marriages worked for him before he met Wendy. Ric Flair who is now 72, recently announced his split with his wife Wendy .
The couple announced the split on social media on 31st January 2022 (Monday). On the other hand, Flair and Wendy revealed that they were never legally married to each other. The couple recently posted a heartbroken note on social media astonishing their fans about the news. The couple married each other in a small ceremony in September 2018 on the rooftop of the Pearl Hotel in Rosemary Beach, Florida. Wendy Barlow confirmed that they were never legally married. They together had no marriage certificate showing the proof of their marriage. She also revealed that they both have been living separately for the last six months and have now decided to separate their ways.
Wendy Barlow Net Worth
It is for sure that Wendy Barlow is earning hard because of her previous tennis profession, her assets in commercials, appearances in films, and her connection with WCW. Alongside Ric Flair, the couple is together said to have a net worth of nearly $4 million.