| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Martina Hingis has announced her engagement to lawyer boyfriend, 38-year-old  Andreas Bieri. Hingis a former world number one ranked women's player,  who won 43 tournaments in singles and 37 in doubles. She retired earlier in her career and then made a succesful comeback. However, things took a negative turn at the Wimbledon in 2007, as she tested positive for cocaine. Although Hingis vehemently denied ever having taken drugs, she was sentenced to a two-year ban from the WTA tour.

Hingis has changed careers. She is in the register of option model, the Swiss branch of Elite Model, one of the most respected agencies in the world.