Sabatini has earned good amount of salary from her professional career. In April last year she appeared on US reality TV show 'The Superstars' — but eventually had to pull out after aggravating an old injury. Thereafter, the endorsements continued but her tennis career went into anonymity. Sabatini, a former tennis player, won her first tournament at the age of 8. Sabatini has just won a tricky two-set match against college star Lisa Raymond during a recent stop on the Virginia Slims tour.
She was selected to represent Argentina in Summer Olympics held in Soul and went on to win a silver medal in the women's singles competition.
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On the circuit she was regarded as aloof, even arrogant, barely greeting her fellow players, her striking dark looks and stature adding to the picture of a sulky Latin diva. Lee Ann Mapother - But it was in the United States where she added a -- of subtle volleying skill to become a champion. To her there is no question the women's prize money should be equal to the men's - "the effort men and women put into the competition is exactly the same. The next year I started to get worse and worse.