Xisca Perelló is the wife of Rafael Nadal. Born on July 7, 1988, Rafael Nadal’s wife is an internet personality and projects director at Rafael Nadal Foundation. Xisca and Rafael have known each other since high school and started dating in December 2005. 14 years later, they got engaged and are getting ready to tie the knot.
Besides being famous as a result of her relationship with the tennis star, Xisca is also popular for her work with the Rafael Nadal Foundation, a charity organization which was created by the tennis player in November 2007 and officially presented in February 2008, at the Manacor Tennis Club in Mallorca, Spain.
Unlike many wives/girlfriends of celebrities, Xisca is notoriously private and stays away from the media as much as possible. She also does not have a visible social media presence. Keep reading to discover more information about the beautiful lady.
Summary of Xisca Perelló’s Biography
- Full name: Maria Francisca Perello
- Nickname: Xisca Perelló
- Gender: Female
- Date of birth: July 7, 1988
- Place of Birth: Palma De Majorca
- Xisca Perelló’s Age: 35 years old
- Ethnicity: Hispanic
- Nationality: Spanish
- Zodiac Sign: Cancer
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Marital Status: Married
- Xisca Perelló’s Husband: Rafael Nadal
- Xisca Perelló’s Children: 1
- Xisca Perelló’s Parents: Bernat Perelló and María Pascual
- Xisca Perelló’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 10 inches
- Xisca Perelló’s Weight: 60 kg
- Body measurements in inches: bust- 34 inches, waist-26 inches, and hips-36 inches
- Bra size: 33B
- Shoe size: 7 (US)
- Xisca Perelló’s Net worth: $500,000
- Famous for: Being the long-term girlfriend-turned wife of Rafael Nadal
- Xisca Perelló’s Instagram: xiscaperellofans
How Old Is Xisca Perelló?
Xisca Perelló is 35 years old and was born as Maria Francisca Perello on July 7, 1988, in Palma De Majorca. Instead of her real name, she has always been addressed by the nickname ‘Xisca’ since she was young. Because her parents usually worked long hours, she was left to stay all by herself growing up, which taught her to be fiercely independent.
For her higher education, Xisca Perelló enrolled into the University of the Balearic Islands in Palma, the island of Majorca, in 2006. She studied Administration and Business Management there and graduated in 2010 with distinction. Afterward, she got a job in IMG, Barcelona Area, Spain, in September 2010 and was responsible for the organization of sporting events. By December of the same year, she left the company.
Moving on, Xisca Perelló got another job in February 2011 as an area Assistant manager in MAPFRE, a sports company that also endorsed her tennis player-boyfriend Rafael Nadal. Sadly, her decision to work in the company turned out to be bad as she was faced with a lot of hostility from her co-workers, who believed that she got the job because of her relationship with Rafael Nadal.
Unable to stomach the negative vibes from her colleagues, Xisca quit the job in August 2011 and landed another two months later in London, United Kingdom, in an insurance company named Mapfre Assistance. She worked there for six months in the business development department, quitting to join Rafael Nadal Foundation in Barcelona in April 2012. She serves as the foundation’s project director to date and in addition to managing its daily activities, Xisca Perelló is also heavily involved in reaching out to communities and youths in need.
What to Know About Xisca Perelló’s Family
The Spanish beauty is the daughter of Bernat Perelló and María Pascual. Because she does not want to be a part of the celebrity world, she has kept much information about her family away from the public. Consequently, nothing is known about her parents beyond their names and it is also not known whether she has any siblings or not.
She Does Not Like Talking About Rafael
Xisca Perelló avoids interviews and the media as much as possible, particularly when it has to do with getting her to talk about her boyfriend, Rafael Nadal. But surprisingly, she does not also like discussing him with her family. In an interview, she said she prefers not to say much even if her family asks about Nadal. According to her, she does not feel comfortable talking about him even in private and that is what works for her as a person and also for her and her man as a couple.
How Xisca Perelló Maintains a Healthy Relationship With Rafael Nadal
Speaking with The Telegraph about her relationship with the tennis champion back in 2011, Xisca Perelló indirectly revealed that the secret of their long-term romance was being able to give him space. According to her, traveling with the tennis star everywhere, even if she could, would not be a good idea for both of them because he needs space when competing.
She also added that following him everywhere might result in them not getting along, therefore, she would rather cheer him on from the stands than follow him around during practice. This formula has obviously worked well for the couple considering the number of years they have been together.
Xisca Perelló’s Height and Body Statistics
Xisca Perelló is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 60 kg. Her body measurements are as follows: bust- 34 inches, waist-26 inches, and hips-36 inches. She also wears bra size 33B and shoe size 7 (US).
She Doesn’t Want To Be A Part Of The Celebrity World
It is already established that Xisca Perello prefers to have a normal life away from all forms of media. She also wants nothing to do with the world of celebrities. Recounting an incident in Paris in the course of an interview, she said her boyfriend’s sponsor organized a party but rather than go with Rafael, she decided to stay back in their hotel room. When her man returned, he was grateful to God that she didn’t go with him because the whole place was filled with photographers.
For Xisca to have attended, he said, would have meant stepping into that celebrity world and according to her, it is not a world she wants to be part of neither does she think Rafael would have chosen to be with a woman who waned that in life.
FAQs About Rafael Nadal’s Wife, Xisca Perelló
What is Xisca Perelló’s age?
Xisca Perelló is 35 years old. She was born as Maria Francisca Perello on July 7, 1988, in Palma De Majorca. Instead of her real name, she has always been addressed by the nickname ‘Xisca’ from the time she was young.
What is Xisca Perelló’s ethnicity?
Xisca Perelló is of Hispanic ethnicity.
What is Xisca Perelló’s nationality?
Xisca Perelló is a citizen of Spain. She was born in Palma De Majorca, the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.
When did Rafael Nadal and Xisca Perelló get married?
Rafael Nadal and Xisca Perelló got married in October 2019 in their hometown of Mallorca. They got engaged in early 2019 while on a romantic holiday in Rome. This was after they had dated for 14 years.
Does Xisca Perelló have children?
Xisca Perelló is a mother of one so far. She and her husband, Rafael Nadal welcomed their first child, a son named Rafael, on 8 October 2022.
What is Xisca Perelló‘s net worth?
According to various online sources, Xisca Perelló has an estimated net worth of $500. She is an internet personality and projects director at Rafael Nadal Foundation.