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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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Serena Williams takes Australian Open

...Williams didn't relent, though, and secured the title that lifted her above the career records of Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova, who had 18 Grand Slam singles titles.Williams had one of her most consistent matches in the tournament. As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-31/serena-williams-takes-australian-
Serena dominates Sharapova again to win Australian Open title

...moved into outright second place on the list of major winners in the Open era, moving clear of Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.No. 20 is her next objective, and her next chance is at the French Open.In other action, Fabio Fognini and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-31/serena-dominates-sharapova-again-
Serena Williams to meet Maria Sharapova in Australian Open women's final

...if it works again on Saturday against 2008 champion Sharapova, it will help Williams move above Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova on the list of major winners. She would be behind only Steffi Graf, with 22 titles, among champions in the Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-29/serena-williams-meet
Serena Williams wins third US Open in row, 18th Grand Slam title

...and, when Grand Slam success defines a legacy, that simply wouldn't do. The quest to match Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova at 18 was weighing on her."It was definitely on my shoulders," Williams could acknowledge after that burden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-07/serena-williams-wins-third-u
Serena Williams knocks off Simona Halep to win WTA Finals

...Williams overpowered her opponent in an imperious performance.She won 11 of the past 12 games in the match to join Martina Navratilova and Steffi Graf as the only players to have won five titles in the season-ending championships."I just started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-26/serena-williams-knoc
Serena rolls after slow start, reaches semifinals

...Open titles since Chris Evert took four in a row from 1975-78.She also is trying to pull even with Evert and Martina Navratilova at 18 Grand Slam singles trophies.Williams had not yet reached a major semifinal in 2014, bowing out in the fourth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-03/serena-rolls-after-s