Winifer Fernandez Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 09 Oct, 2018
Facts of Winifer Fernandez
Date of Birth: 1995 , January-6
Age: 23 years old
Birth Nation: Dominican Republic
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Winifer Fernández
Birth Name Winifer María Fernández Pérez
Nationality Dominican
Birth Place/City Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago Province, Dominican Republic
Ethnicity Latino
Profession Volleyball Player
Net Worth $2 million
Salary $74,764
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
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Winifer Fernandez is one of the successful and multi-talented volleyball players in the world. Widely recognized as slick, smart, fast and consistent, she has won numerous prestigious accolades at such a young age and helped several renowned clubs to win titles in various level too. Having represented her country at various youth levels including the World Grand Prix Group 2 where she managed to secure gold.

Early Life And Childhood Of Winifer Fernandez 

Winifer Fernandez was born on January 6, 1995, in Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago Province, Dominican Republic. Starting her career at the age of 10 under coach Miguel Durán, she moved to Santo Domingo in 2009 to join the junior national team. She was raised in Santiago de los Caballeros along with her family. 

In 2013, Fernandez had a plan to pursue a degree in Business Administration. 

Winifer Fernandez's Professional Career 

Widely known as slick, fast and smart, Winifer Fernandez quickly built an impressive reputation with the Dominican club Santigo winning the 2008 Dominican Republic Volleyball League bronze medal. 

Fernandez later joined the club Cienfuegos and won the 2009 Santiago province championship as well as the Best Libero award with it.  She also displayed her greatest performance in the 2011 Girls' Youth Pan-American Cup winning various prestigious accolades including a bronze medal and the Best Libero award. 

Fernandez also helped the club win the 2011 provincial tournament gold medal. For her marvelous performance throughout the tournament, she again received the  Best Digger, Best Receiver, and Best Libero awards. 

With her under 20 national team, Fernandez won the gold medal playing at the 2012 Junior NORCECA Championship. And she also led her team to qualify for the 2013 Junior World Championship. 

The year 2013 also brought more recognition and success as she won the "Most Valuable Player" as well as a gold medal in the Baja California International Cup. Later she was awarded the Volleyball Player of the Year by the Santiago Province Guild of Sports Writers.

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In 2016, Fernandez received her first call from her national team to play in the World Grand Prix Group 2 and won the gold too. In July 2016, A YouTube video featuring her unique playing style went viral. 

Representing her country at Under-23, Fernandez won the U23-Pan-American Cup and helped them to qualify for the 2017 FIVB U23 Championship where the team finished fourth. 

Winifer Fernandez's Net Worth And Salary 

A versatile young volleyball player Winifer Fernandez's net worth is $2 million at present. has won a number of accolades and participated in several big campaigns at such a young age. 

Fernandez's annual salary is around $74,764, as of 2018. 

Fernández won the NORCECA U18 continental championship Best Libero, Digger and Receiver awards in 2010. Repeating this awards in the 2012 NORCECA U20 Championship, she also won the gold medal and the Most Valuable Player award. She also won the 2012 U23 Pan-American Cup gold medal just before debuting with the senior national team in the 2012 FIVB World Grand Prix.

Fernández won the World Grand Prix Group 2, 2016 Pan-American Cup and the 2017 Bolivarian Games gold medals with her senior team. She has won the 2008 Dominican Republic League bronze medal and played with the Azerbaijani clubs Telekom Baku and Rabita Baku before playing with Mirador the 2015 Club World Championship.

Winifer Fernandez's Personal Life, Affair, And Boyfriend 

As of now, Winifer Fernandez is not married and is also not dating anyone officially.  She is more focused on her meteoric career probably.

Fernandez is also quite active on social media like Instagram where she has more than 24K followers as of Sep 2018. She posted a photo along with a mystery guy on her Instagram account, on Sep 15.

 
 
 
 
 
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But it is hard to pin down that the two are a couple or just a friend. 

Winifer Fernandez's Body Measurement 

Winifer Fernandez stands at the height of 5 ft 7 inch and she weighs 62 kg (137 lb). 

Eye Color: Brown-Dark 

Hair Color: Black 

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