French professional basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs of the NBA, Tony Parker’s wife is the gorgeous Axelle Francine.
About Tony Parker
Tony is not only himself a professional basetball player, but his dad was also one. Tony played for two years in the French basketball league before entering the 2001 NBA draft. He got selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 28th overall pick in the draft. During his successful career, Parker has won four NBA championships, all of which are with the Spurs.
Not just Basketball Tony is music enthusiast and has also released his own albums. He also does a lot of charity work. It is widely known that Parker keeps 20 blocks of seats of his match booked for underprivileged youth. Parker is the first brand ambassador for Make-A-Wish France.
On his personal website, Tony writes, “I already knew Make-A-Wish as it is very famous around the world and I have previously taken part in the granting of wishes by meeting children and their families. I decided to commit to working with Make-A-Wish France when I understood the true dedication there and I realized that I could help to grant as many wishes as possible.”
He definitely has a heart of gold.
Previous relation with Eva Longoria
It’s not a hidden fact that before being married to Axelle, Tony was married to the famous actress. The couple stayed together for nearly 5 years before filing for divorce in 2010. Allegedly, Eva said that Tony was having extra marital affair with someone.
They have been separated since then and lead their own happy lives now. Eva says that Parker is otherwise a good man and she only wishes the best for him. Their divorce was finalized in November 2011.
Tony and Axelle
Tony is again a married man now. His beautiful wife is Axelle Francince who is a journalist. Their wedding ceremony was one of a kind and very personal. The couple had a pre-wedding reception at the Cowboy Dancehall with family and friends.
According to reports, it was a small gathering and everyone danced and sipped cocktails and had a real good time.
The couple was blessed with their first child, a boy, in April 30, 2014. They named their beautiful child as Josh. The family grew further and Axelle gifted Tony their second boy Liam at the end of July 2016.
Getting to know Axelle Francine
Francine is a French journalist. She has a master’s degree in information and communication. Axelle loves her man a lot and always comes to support him in all of his games.
A famous incident which got into the news was when Parker protected Axelle in a bar fight. During the fight he also got struck with a small piece of glass in his eyes. Fortunately that didn’t have any impact on his career.
The family now happily lives together and Francine says that her family is the most important thing for her. Good for them!
What do you think about this amazing couple? We think Tony has moved on for good with Axelle. Let us know about your opinion in the comments section below.