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Tennis players of the century

...century, and Steffi Graf edged Martina Navratilova as the top women's player...Wimbledon doubles, '88. MARTINA NAVRATILOVA: Most proficient serve-and-volleyer...MARTINA HINGIS: Named after Martina Navratilova and raised since birth by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/12/oth_277518.shtml
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Raymond, Navratilova lead U.S. to Fed Cup finals

...easily beat Kim Clijsters' younger sister, and Martina Navratilova improved to 38-0 in Fed Cup play with a doubles...one honor, but to represent your country with Martina Navratilova is pretty amazing." France beat Russia 3-2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/21/oth_394173.shtml
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Hingis, Mauresmo advance

...half a man" during the Australian Open in January. Mauresmo, the first player on the women's tour since Martina Navratilova to talk publicly about being a lesbian, termed the remark at the time as "stupid." On Monday, asked whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/25/oth_262234.shtml
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Hingis, Rafter victorious in Open

...Hingis-Williams that may be remembered as the start of a great rivalry, ranking with the likes of Chris Evert vs. Martina Navratilova. At the moment, though, it's all Hingis. Hingis ended a near-perfect run through the Grand Slams by winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/08/oth_214372.shtml
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Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in final at BNP Paribas Open

...biggest of her career.The 32-year-old Italian became the third-oldest winner of the desert tournament after Martina Navratilova, who won at age 33 and again at 34 in 1990-91.Djokovic got the early break in the third, again on one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-16/novak-djokovic-tops-
Serena Williams easily wins 2013 AP Female Athlete of Year honors

...championship, and a second French Open title, Williams is within one Grand Slam trophy of the 18 apiece won by Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert. The record is 24 by Margaret Court.Evert is one of the only two women with more AP awards than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-25/serena-williams-easi
Serena Williams serves up 'double bagels' in quarterfinals of U.S. Open

...the first "double bagel" in a quarterfinal at Flushing Meadows since 1989, when 18-time Grand Slam champion Martina Navratilova did it to Manuela Maleeva.Williams won 53 of 71 points and dominated nearly every statistical category. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-03/serena-williams-serv
Serena Williams tops Victoria Azarenka to win U.S. Open title

...in a row.Williams raised her Grand Slam singles title count to 17, the sixth-most in history and one shy of Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert. Williams collected a $3.6 million prize, including a $1 million bonus for producing the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-09-08/serena-williams-tops-victori
Serena Williams will be tested by Victoria Azarenka in women's final at U.S. Open

...major title match of her career. She is 16-4, two Grand Slam titles away from two of the greats of the game: Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert, who each won 18. The only women with more are Margaret Court with 24, Steffi Graf with 22...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-07/serena-williams-will
Serena Williams stays passionate, now placid

...Azarenka in the final. The Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd was fully behind her Sunday.Williams is one major title behind Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert. Catching them might appear inevitable with her current play - not just because she's serving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-09/serena-williams-stay