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Young Wimbledon stats from 2014 make early exits in women's division

...Bouchard the first Wimbledon finalist to lose her opening match at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament the following year since Steffi Graf in 1994.The No. 3-seeded Halep was treated by a trainer for a lost toenail late in the first set of what would become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-30/young-wimbledon-stats-2014-make-e
Serena Williams overcomes another rocky start to win in first round

...It's definitely not guaranteed."And she would head to the U.S. Open with a chance to become the first player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win all four majors in a single season."It's a pretty good chance," Williams' older sister, Venus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-29/serena-williams-overcomes-another
Steffi Graf quits tennis

HEIDELBERG, Germany -- When the fun stopped, Steffi Graf did what so many superstars have done in recent months. She said goodbye. After 22 Grand Slam singles titles, 107 tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/14/oth_267869.shtml
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Serena Williams is focus of attention at Wimbledon

...championships.In tennis, only two men and three women have ever done it.The last man was Rod Laver in 1969. The last woman was Steffi Graf in 1988."Why not?" said Williams' coach, Patrick Mouratoglou. "That's probably the most difficult thing to do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-27/serena-williams-focus-attention-w
Michaux: Can Serena, Spieth complete Grand Slams?

...since.The calendar Grand Slam has been won by three other women ? Maureen Connolly (1953), Margaret Court (1970) and Steffi Graf (1988). Only two men have accomplished it ? Don Budge (1938) and Rod Laver (1962 and '69).Williams has tried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-06-25/michaux-can-serena-
Serena Williams continues her pursuit of Grand Slam

...full-fledged tennis Grand Slam is: Only two men and three women have done it. The last man was Rod Laver in 1969. The last woman was Steffi Graf in 1988.Williams was asked what it might mean to accomplish pretty much the only thing missing from a resume that includes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-08/serena-williams-cont
Serena Williams wins French Open for third time

...titles."Only two players in the century-plus history of Grand Slam tennis have more: Margaret Smith Court with 24, and Steffi Graf with 22.Williams also stretched her winning streak at the majors to 21 matches, following titles at the U.S. Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-06/serena-williams-wins-french-open-
Graf and Hingis reach French Open final

PARIS -- Steffi Graf looked as if she had crossed a desert...different things," she said. "That's Steffi's tactic. To me, at that point I really...least among the players, we ever counted Steffi out. All champions, like Steffi, Martina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/04/oth_262941.shtml
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Run with the wind

Steffi Decker, 8, of Orlando, Fla., tries to get her kite to fly Monday by running to catch a breeze outside Aiken's H. Odell Weeks Activities Center. Steffi was in Aiken with family members.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/09/met_255632.shtml
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Graf, Navratilova reacquainted

TOKYO --- Once again, Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova needed a tiebreaker to settle the score...me who the toughest player to play against was and if it wasn't Steffi, I don't know who it was." Before retiring, Graf and Navratilova...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/16/oth_191234.shtml
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