Ex-tennis star Marion Bartoli confesses she was in love with Jack Sock

by Ajit Singh Khanna | Posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 | 0

Marion Bartoli loves to serve up shockers, it seems.

First, she surprised one and all by winning her first Grand Slam title at Wimbledon in 2014. Then, she retired after going through a life-threatening disease.

Now, in her autobiography, the Frenchwoman has revealed she had a huge crush on American tennis player Jack Sock.

So much so, that she had the initials of his name embossed on her bracelet.

“When I won Wimbledon, I had a big crush on Jack Sock, who was dating Sloane Stephens,” Bartoli was quoted as saying by bolamarela.pt.

“I played all week with a bracelet they gave me in Eastbourne that had the letters ‘J’ and ‘S’. I thought to myself that he would never know and knew that he would never have a chance with him.”

Interestinlgy, Bartoli had snapped at a journalist who claimed she was ‘unofficially’ dating Sock, claiming they were ‘just friends’.

Sock, then 20, was believed to be in a relationship US tennis player Sloane Stephens, although they broke up coon after.

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