20 Celebrities Married to Athletes

Celebrity and sports sometimes collide, resulting in some of the world's most famous marriages.

Read on to learn which A-listers have coupled-up with popular athletes to form the ultimate in celebrity marriages.

1. David Beckham And Victoria Adams

David Beckham And Victoria Adams
David and Victoria Beckham attend The Fashion Awards 2018 In Partnership With Swarovski at Royal Albert Hall on December 10, 2018 in London, England Joe Maher/BFC/Getty Images

Soccer superstar David Beckham and former Spice Girls singer Victoria tied the knot at a celebrity-packed bash in 1999.

The couple, who have since had four children, are mainstays in the media, due to David's Inter Miami football club and Victoria Beckham's successful fashion line.

2. Carrie Underwood And Mike Fisher

Carrie Underwood And Mike Fisher
Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher attend the 2019 CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena on June 05, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for CMT/Getty Images

Singer-songwriter Carrie Underwood and former ice hockey center Mike Fisher have enjoyed married life together since 2010.

The celebrity romance has resulted in the birth of two sons while the singer and athlete added a horse to their adorable clan in 2010.

3. Gabrielle Union And Dwyane Wade

Gabrielle Union And Dwyane Wade
Dwyane Wade (L) wears sunglasses, a pink velvet shirt, a pink velvet jacket, a matched belt ; Gabrielle Union (R) wears a pearl headband, a white fluffy jacket with rhinestone embroideries, a mandarin collar and bell sleeves, outside Ralph & Russo, during Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2020, on January 20, 2020 in Paris, France Edward Berthelot/Getty Images

Actress Gabrielle Union and former NBA player Dwyane Wade have been married since 2014.

The cute couple reportedly first met at a Super Bowl party in 2007 and welcomed their daughter into the world more than ten years later.

4. Ciara And Russell Wilson

Ciara And Russell Wilson
Singer Ciara and NFL player Russell Wilson attend The 2015 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images

Pop star Ciara and NFL quarterback Russell Wilson married in the U.K. in 2016.

The adorable duo live together with their three children and in 2021 graced the cover of GQ's The Modern Lovers issue.

5. Tom Brady And Gisele Bündchen

Tom Brady And Gisele Bündchen
Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen attend the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2018 in New York City Matt Winkelmeyer/MG18/Getty Images

Seven-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady met Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen in 2006 and the two made matters official when marrying three years later.

The celebrities now enjoy life in a family of five and Brady opened-up in 2019 about the key to a lasting relationship as "CCC: clear, current communication."

6. Justin Verlander And Kate Upton

Justin Verlander And Kate Upton
Justin Verlander #35 of the Houston Astros takes a picture with fiancee Kate Upton after the Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in game seven to win the 2017 World Series at Dodger Stadium on November 1, 2017 in Los Angeles, California Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Houston Astros athlete Justin Verlander popped the question to Sports Illustrated model Kate Upton in 2016 and the two married around a year later.

The celebrities celebrated their first anniversary in November 2018, days before Upton gave birth to their first child, daughter Genevieve.

7. Gerard Piqué And Shakira

Gerard Piqué And Shakira
Gerard Pique of FC Barcelona and Shakira pose with the trophy after FC Barcelona won the Copa del Rey Final match against Athletic Club at Camp Nou on May 30, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain David Ramos/Getty Images

Celebrity Shakira and Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué first met while filming the official anthem of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

The pair, who coincidentally share birthdays, now have two sons together, named Sasha and Milán.

8. Kerry Washington And Nnamdi Asomugha

Kerry Washington And Nnamdi Asomugha
Kerry Washington and husband Nnamdi Asomugha pose at a screening for Annapurna Pictures film "If Beale Street Could Talk" hosted by Kerry Washington at Landmark 57 Theatre on November 26, 2018 in New York City Bruce Glikas/Getty Images

U.S. actor Kerry Washington and former football cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha decided to exchange vows in 2013.

The celebrity couple has two children, Caleb and Isabella, while Asomugha has a daughter from a previous relationship.

9. Candace Cameron Bure And Valeri Bure

Candace Cameron Bure And Valeri Bure
Ice hockey player Valeri Bure (L) and actress Candace Cameron-Bure attend the Capitol File's WHCD Welcome Reception at British Ambassador's Residence on April 29, 2016 in Washington, DC Larry French/Getty Images

Actress Candace Cameron Bure and Russian former Ice Hockey star Valeri Bure have been married since 1996.

Around the time of their 25 anniversary, Cameron Bure shared photos on Instagram from the night her Full House cast helped her meet her "super cute, blond-haired" future husband.

10. Hannah Davis And Derek Jeter

Hannah Davis And Derek Jeter
Derek Jeter (R) and Hannah Jeter attend Players' Night Out 2019 hosted by The Players' Tribune featuring the NBPA's Players' Voice awards at The Dream Hotel on July 09, 2019 in Los Angeles, California Leon Bennett/Getty Images

Sports Illustrated model Hannah Davis and ex Yankees baseball shortstop Derek Jeter got hitched in 2016.

Following their glamorous Napa Valley wedding, Davis took to Instagram to officially update her profile name to Hannah Jeter.

11. Chanel Iman And Sterling Shepard

Chanel Iman And Sterling Shepard
Chanel Iman and Sterling Shepard attend the amfAR Gala New York 2019 at Cipriani Wall Street on February 06, 2019 in New York City Bryan Bedder//Getty Images

Victoria's Secret model Chanel Iman and New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard married in March 2018.

The husband and wife welcomed their first child, daughter Cali, into the world in August of the same year.

12. Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto

Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto
Yvette Prieto and her husband and owner of the Charlotte Hornets, Michael Jordan, watch on during their game against the Atlanta Hawks at Time Warner Cable Arena on November 1, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

NBA legend Michael Jordan and fashion model Yvette Prieto married in 2013 approximately five years after meeting.

The celeb newlyweds proceeded to welcome twin girls Victoria and Ysabel Jordan into their lives on February 9, 2014.

13. Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson

Jessica Simpson And Eric Johnson
Eric Johnson and Jessica Simpson attend a launch event and press preview for the Spring 2011 Jessica Simpson Collection "Show Me Your Blues" Jeanswear at Jessica Simpson Collection Showroom on September 7, 2010 in New York, New York Jamie McCarthy/WireImage/Getty Images

American pop star Jessica Simpson and former football tight end Eric Johnson met in 2010 and married four years later.

The lovebirds expanded their brood for the third time, when their daughter Birdie was born in March 2019.

14. Brooklyn Decker And Andy Roddick

Brooklyn Decker And Andy Roddick
Eric Johnson and Jessica Simpson attend a launch event and press preview for the Spring 2011 Jessica Simpson Collection "Show Me Your Blues" Jeanswear at Jessica Simpson Collection Showroom on September 7, 2010 in New York, New York Jamie McCarthy/WireImage/Getty Images

American model Brooklyn Decker and ex-tennis ace Andy Roddick tied the knot at a wedding ceremony in 2009.

The pair have been going strong ever since and live with their two children Hank and Stevie.

15. Erin Andrews And Jarret Stoll

Erin Andrews And Jarret Stoll
Eric Johnson and Jessica Simpson attend a launch event and press preview for the Spring 2011 Jessica Simpson Collection "Show Me Your Blues" Jeanswear at Jessica Simpson Collection Showroom on September 7, 2010 in New York, New York Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images

U.S. athletics presenter Erin Andrews and Canadian former professional ice hockey star Jarret Stoll married in 2017.

The sportscaster opened-up about the toll associated with IVF on a women's mental and physical health in an August 2021 blog post.

16. JoAnna Garcia And Nick Swisher

JoAnna Garcia And Nick Swisher
Nick Swisher and JoAnna Garcia Swisher at the Brooks Brothers Beverly Hills summer camp party benefitting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at Brooks Brothers Rodeo on June 3, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California Donato Sardella/Getty Images

Popular TV actress JoAnna Garcia and former baseball pro Nick Swisher married in 2010.

The adorable duo have since increased the size of their family, with the additions of children Sailor and Emerson.

17. Eric Decker And Jessie James

Eric Decker And Jessie James
Eric Decker and Jessie James Decker attend the 53nd annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena on November 13, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee Taylor Hill/Getty Images

Former football wide receiver Eric Decker and country music singer-songwriter Jessie James first met through a mutual friend.

The duo has since filmed a reality TV show called Eric and Jessie and had children Vivian and Eric together.

18. Candice Crawford And Tony Romo

Candice Crawford And Tony Romo
Tony Romo (R) and wife Candice Crawford attend the Dom Perignon and Eric Podwall host of the evening before The White House Correspondents' Dinner at Fiola Mare on May 2, 2014 in Georgetown, Washington Astrid Stawiarz//Getty Images

U.S. model Candice Crawford and former NFL quarterback Tony Romo first met in 2009.

The couple went on to tie the knot in front of 600 of the closest friends and now have a trio of children together.

19. Teyana Taylor And Iman Shumpert

Teyana Taylor And Iman Shumpert
Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor attend The Compound and Luxury Watchmaker Roger Dubuis Hosts NBA All-Star Dinner at STK Chicago on February 14, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois Robin Marchant/Getty Images

American actress Teyana Taylor and NBA star Iman Shumpert reportedly started dating in 2014.

After announcing Taylor's pregnancy in the summer of 2015, the pair married in 2016 and have since welcomed two children, Iman Jr and Rue Rose, into the world.

20. La La Vazquez And Carmelo Anthony

La La Vazquez And Carmelo Anthony
Carmelo Anthony and La La Anthony attend Carmelo Anthony's '30 for 30' Birthday Dinner at The NoMad Hotel on June 2, 2014 in New York City Johnny Nunez/Getty Images

American TV celebrity La La Vazquez and ex Los Angeles Lakers legend Carmelo Anthony tied the knot in 2010.

Although they have since announced plans to divorce, Newsweek understands they are still together and were in June 2021 pictured watching their son Kiyan play basketball together.