Marion won the 2013 Wimbledon Championships singles title after previously being runner-up in 2007, and was also a semifinalist at the 2011 French Open.
During her Tennis career, Marion won seven Women’s Association singles titles and three doubles titles.
Marion defeated three reigning world no. 1 players in her career: Justine Henin in the semifinal of the 2007 Wimbledon Championships, Jelena Janković in the fourth round of the 2009 Australian Open, and Victoria Azarenka in the quarterfinals of the 2012 Sony Ericsson Open. She also recorded wins over other top players such as Venus and Serena Williams, Ana Ivanovic, Lindsay Davenport, Arantxa Sánchez Vicario, Dinara Safina, Caroline Wozniacki, Petra Kvitová, Samantha Stosur, and Kim Clijsters.
On 30 January 2012 she reached a career high ranking of no. 7 in the world; she returned to this ranking on 8 July 2013 after triumphing at Wimbledon. Marion reached at least the quarter-final stage at each of the four Grand Slams.
Marion’s win at Wimbledon made her only the sixth player in the open era to win the Championships without dropping a single set.
Marion is the only player ever to have played at both the WTA Tour Championships and the WTA Tournament of Champions in the same year, in 2011.
On the 14th of August 2013 Marion announced her retirement from Tennis.
In June 2014 Marion commentated on The French open for ITV and on Wimbledon for the BBC.
Since her retirement, Marion has also been busy designing her own training shoe range.
Marion is an exceptionally talented business woman and is destined to be as big a name in business as her career in tennis.
Since retiring Marion has designed her own sports shoe range which is currently selling out everywhere. Watch this space for more merchandising deals shortly.