On This Day

Sports Stars Married and Divorced in 2017

Weddings in Sport

  • Mar 26 FIFA Women's World Cup champion Julie Beth Johnston (25) weds NFL player Zach Ertz (26) in Santa Barbara, California
  • Apr 14 Actress and model Nicky Whelan (36) weds former NFL player-turned-actor Kerry Rhodes (34) at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles
  • May 6 Olympic diver Tom Daley (23) weds Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black at Bovey Castle in Devon, England

Diana Taurasi

May 13 Former WNBA player Diana Taurasi (34) weds teammate Penny Taylor (36) in Phoenix, Arizona

Abby Wambach

May 14 Retired soccer player Abby Wambach (37) weds best-selling author Glennon Doyle Melton

  • May 19 Roller derby skater Bonnie Thunders weds NFL player Larry English (31) at The Montage in Laguna Beach, California

Serena Williams

Nov 16 Tennis champion Serena Williams marries Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans