Who are Jessica Pegula’s parents? Know all about Terry Pegula and Kim Pegula

Get to know Jessica Pegula, who comes from one of the richest families in the US and is the heiress to a billion-dollar estate.


Who are Jessica Pegula’s parents? Know all about Terry Pegula and Kim Pegula

Jessica Pegula and her parents (Image via: WTA/The Buffalo News)

Jessica Pegula is an American tennis player who has won one WTA title and six ITF titles. Pegula has reached the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam tournament in singles five times: three times at the Australian Open, once at the French Open, and once at the US Open.

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The American was plagued with injuries at the start of her career, and it wasn’t until 2019 that she started playing tennis consistently. Pegula had a breakthrough 2021 season, wherein she managed to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, defeating former Grand Slam champions Victoria Azarenka, Sam Stosur, and the fifth seed en route to her first quarterfinal finish.

She also managed to break into the top 20 of the WTA rankings and finished the year ranked No. 18.

Everything you need to know about Jessica Pegula’s parents

Pegula is the daughter of Kim Pegula and Terry Pegula.

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Kim Pegula and Terry Pegula
Kim Pegula and Terry Pegula

Terry Pegula is an American businessman whose net worth is over $7 billion. He is the owner of Pegula Sports and Entertainment, which in turn owns the NHL team Buffalo Sabres and the NFL team Buffalo Bills.

Terry is a self-made billionaire who first started a natural gas drilling company with $7,500. His fortunes increased exponentially when there was the discovery of a deep layer of natural gas, which benefited his company. He then sold his assets later on, for which he earned nearly $5 billion.

He won the rights to the Buffalo Bills franchise in 2014 by outbidding former US President Donald Trump and Bon Jovi.

Kim Pegula is the CEO of Pegula Sports and Entertainment and the co-owner and president of the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres, along with her husband. She is also a member of the NFL business venture committee and the NFL’s Super Bowl committee.

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