Zehra Güneş is a professional Turkish volleyball player who plays in the position of middle blocker. She plays for the Istanbul-based club, Team Vakıfbank Istanbul. Likewise, she represents the Turkey Women’s National Volleyball Team on the international level.
This write-up will look into Zehra’s personal and professional life, including her wiki, bio, age, height, weight, religion, parents, career, net worth, and boyfriend.
Zehra Güneş Wikipedia: Bio, Age, Height, Weight, and Religion
Zehra, age 22, was born on 7 July 1999 in Kartal, İstanbul, Turkey. She stands pretty tall at the height of 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m), and her weight is 194 lbs (88 kg).
The 22-year-old follows Christianity as her religion, and her zodiac sign is Cancer. Zehra had a passion for sports from a young age. Besides that, she holds a four-year qualification and spends her time listening to music and watching TV in her leisure time.
Zehra Güneş Family: Her Parents and Siblings
Zehra was born in a Turkish family. Her parents are highly encouraging and supportive of her passion for sports.
Although Zehra is one of the world’s most popular volleyball players, she prefers to keep her personal life away from the spotlight. As of now, she is yet to reveal her parents’ and siblings’ names.
The Turkish athlete is super active on her Instagram, where she has garnered 1.9 million followers. However, she has not shared a single post about her parents and siblings. She mostly shares volleyball-related posts on her social platforms.
Zehra Güneş Career and Honors
Zehra began her career as a volley player at the age of 12 at VakıfBank S.K. She won the Stars and Youth Championships two times in a row. After that, she went on loan to the second league team Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality for a season at 15. The 22-year-old won the Turkish Championship in the PAF and the youth teams in the same season.
In the 2015-2016 season, Zehra went back to play for VakıfBank S.K. She helped her team advance from the third league as a champion to the second league.
The following season, she went to play for Beşiktaş J.K. on loan. In the 2017-2018 season, Zehra returned to her home club VakıfBank S.K., where she won her first-ever league champion title. During that year, she also went on to participate in the CEV Women’s Champions League with VakıfBank S.K. Her team returned home as champions.
Moreover, the 22-year-old was awarded the “Vestel Special Prize” at the end of the season.
So far, Zehra has won 3 FIVB Clubs World Championships, 3 Turkish Leagues, 2 Turkish Cups, and 1 Turkish Super Cup.
In terms of her international career, the Turkish volleyball player took part in the European Youth Summer Olympic Festival in 2015. She also participated in the FIVB Volleyball Girls’ U18 World Championship in the same year.
In 2016, Zehra represented her country in the FIVB World Grand Prix. Likewise, she was part of Turkey’s U23 women’s team during the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women’s U23 World Championship. Her team returned home with a gold medal in the tournament.
She was admitted to the Turkey Women’s National Volleyball Team in March 2018. Since then, she has represented the Turkish national team in the 2018 Nations League, the 2019 European Championship, the 2021 Nations League, and the 2021 European Championship.
Zehra Güneş Net Worth
As one of the world’s most elite volleyball players, Zehra has accumulated a massive fortune.
Thus, her net worth as of 2022 is between $300,000 to $500,000.
Is Zehra Güneş Dating Anyone?
Zehra is among the athletes who prefer to keep tight lips when it comes to relationships. Although she is pretty active on her social media profiles, she has never posted anything related to her boyfriend or dating life.
In conclusion, Zehra is single and fully committed to her volleyball career, according to several sources.