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Martina Navratilova (Czech: Martina Navrátilová; born Martina Šubertová; October 18, 1956) is a retired Czech American tennis player an coach, an a umwhile Warld No. 1. Billie Jean King said aboot Navratilova in 2006, "She's the greatest singles, doubles an mixed doubles player that's iver livit."[1]

Martina Navratilova
Martina Navrátilová
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Kintra Czechoslovakie (1956–1975)
 Unitit States
(1975–present)
 Czech Republic (2008–present)
ResidenceSarasota, Florida, USA
Born (1956-10-18) 18 October 1956 (age 63)
Prague, Czechoslovakie
Hicht1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro1975
Retired1994–1999, 2006
PlaysLeft-haundit; ane-haundit backhaund
Coach(es)Renée Richards
Prize moneyUS$21,626,089
(6t in aw-time rankins)
Int. Tennis HOF2000 (member page)
Career record1442–219
Career titles167 (Open era record)
Heichest rankinNo. 1 (10 Julie 1978)
Australian OpenW (1981, 1983, 1985)
French OpenW (1982, 1984)
WimbledonW (1978, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990)
US OpenW (1983, 1984, 1986, 1987)
Tour FinalsW (1978, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986 (1), 1986 (2))
Career record747–143
Career titles177 (Open era record)
Heichest rankinNo. 1 (September 10, 1984)
Australian OpenW (1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989)
French OpenW (1975, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988)
WimbledonW (1976, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986)
US OpenW (1977, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990)
Ither Doubles toornaments
Tour FinalsW (1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984,
1985, 1986(2), 1987, 1988,
1989, 1991)(aw-time record)
Career titles15
Australian OpenW (2003)
French OpenW (1974, 1985)
WimbledonW (1985, 1993, 1995, 2003)
US OpenW (1985, 1987, 2006)
Last updatit on: 8 Julie 2012.

ReferencesEedit

  1. Bonnie DeSimone (September 11, 2006). "Act II of Navratilova's career ends with a win". ESPN. Retrieved February 14, 2007.