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Alan Ronald Mills, CBE (born 6 November 1935 in Stretford, Lancashire, England), is a former tennis player and tournament referee for the Wimbledon tennis championships from 1982 to 2005.
Amanda Coetzer (born 22 October 1971) is a South African former professional tennis player.
The American Heart Association (AHA) is a non-profit organization in the United States that fosters appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Angelina Alexandrovna Gabueva (Ангелина Александровна Габуева; born 7 December 1988 in Vladikavkaz) is a Russian tennis player.
Aránzazu Isabel María "Arantxa" Sánchez Vicario (born 18 December 1971) is a Spanish former World No.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
The Australian Open is a tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia.
Barbara Jill Walters (born September 25, 1929) is an American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality.
Birmingham is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the seat of Jefferson County.
The Canadian Open (Canada Masters, known for sponsorship reasons as the Rogers Cup) is an annual tennis tournament held in Canada.
Carson is a city in Los Angeles County, California.
The Charleston Open (also known by its current sponsored name Volvo Car Open) is a WTA Tour affiliated professional tennis tournament for women, held every year since 1973.
Dominique Monami (born 31 May 1973) is a Belgian former professional female tennis player.
Elena Viacheslavovna Dementieva (Еле́на Вячесла́вовна Деме́нтьева,; born 15 October 1981) is a Russian former professional tennis player.
The French Open (Championnats Internationaux de France de Tennis), officially called Roland-Garros, is a major tennis tournament held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France.
The German Open was a WTA Tour affiliated professional tennis tournament for women played in Berlin, Germany.
The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events.
The game that most people call 'tennis' is the direct descendant of what is now known as real tennis or royal tennis (which continues to be played today as a separate sport with more complex rules).
Indian Harbour Beach is a city in Brevard County, Florida.
The Indian Wells Masters, also known as BNP Paribas Open and the WTA Indian Wells Open, is an annual tennis tournament held in March at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California, United States.
Ingrid Neel (born June 16, 1998 in Oyster Bay, New York) is an American tennis player.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is the governing body of world tennis, wheelchair tennis, and beach tennis.
The Italian Open (known also as Rome Masters for male edition, as well as sponsored name Internazionali BNL d'Italia) is an annual tennis tournament held in Rome, Italy.
Janette Husárová (born 4 June 1974) is a retired Slovak professional tennis player.
Jelena Dokic (Croatian: Jelena Dokić, Serbian: Јелена Докић;; born 12 April 1983) is an Australian tennis coach, commentator, writer and former player.
Jennifer Maria Capriati (born March 29, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.
Julie Halard-Decugis (born 10 September 1970) is a French former professional tennis player.
Julius Winfield Erving II (born February 22, 1950), commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is an American retired basketball player who helped popularize a modern style of play that emphasizes leaping and playing above the rim.
Justine Henin (born 1 June 1982), between 2002 and 2007 Justine Hénin-Hardenne, is a Belgian former professional tennis player known for her all-court style of play and notably being one of the few female players to use a single-handed backhand.
The Kremlin Cup (Кубок Кремля) is a professional tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts.
La Jolla is a hilly seaside and affluent community within the city of San Diego, California, United States occupying 7 miles (11 km) of curving coastline along the Pacific Ocean within the northern city limits.
La Jolla Country Day School (known informally as "Country Day" or "LJCDS") is an independent school in La Jolla, a community of San Diego, California.
Leipzig is the most populous city in the federal state of Saxony, Germany.
Lindsay Ann Davenport Leach (born June 8, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.
The Linz Open, currently sponsored by Generali Gruppe, is a tennis tournament held in Linz, Austria.
Lisa Raymond (born August 10, 1973) is an American retired professional tennis player who has achieved notable success in doubles tennis.
Luisa Veras Stefani (born 9 August 1997 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian tennis player.
María Luisa ("Magüi") Serna Barrera (born 1 March 1979) is a former professional female tennis player from Spain.
Maria Sanchez (born November 26, 1989) is a professional tennis player from the United States.
Martina Hingis (born 30 September 1980) is a Swiss former professional tennis player who spent a total of 209 weeks as the singles world No.
Mary Pierce (born 15 January 1975) is a retired tennis professional who played on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour.
The Miami Open, sometimes known as the Miami Masters, is an annual tennis tournament for men and women currently held in Key Biscayne, Florida, an island town just off the coast of Miami.
Midland is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan in the Tri-Cities region of Central Michigan.
Miles per hour (abbreviated mph, MPH or mi/h) is an imperial and United States customary unit of speed expressing the number of statute miles covered in one hour.
Monica Seles (Szeles Mónika,; Monika Seleš, Моника Селеш; born December 2, 1973) is a retired Yugoslav-born American professional tennis player and a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
Nathalie Tauziat (born 17 October 1967) is a French former professional tennis player.
Nicholas James Bollettieri (born 31 July 1931), is an American tennis coach.
Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services.
The Pan American Games (also known colloquially as the Pan Am Games) is a major sporting event in the Americas featuring summer sports, in which thousands of athletes participate in a variety of competitions.
The Pan Pacific Open, currently sponsored by Toray Industries, is an outdoor hardcourt tennis tournament held annually in Tokyo, Japan.
Paola Suárez (born 23 June 1976) is a retired tennis player from Argentina.
People is an American weekly magazine of celebrity and human-interest stories, published by Meredith Corporation.
Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American retired tennis player widely regarded as one of the greatest in the history of the sport.
Philip Hampson Knight (born February 24, 1938) is an American business magnate and philanthropist.
The Qatar Ladies Open, known as the Qatar Total Open for sponsorship reasons, is a women's tennis tournament held in Doha, Qatar.
Rashaan Iman Salaam (October 8, 1974 – December 5, 2016) was an American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for four seasons during the 1990s.
Samantha Reeves (born January 17, 1979) is an American tennis player.
San Diego (Spanish for 'Saint Didacus') is a major city in California, United States.
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player.
A serve (or, more formally, a service) in tennis is a shot to start a point.
The Southern California Open is a WTA 125K Series affiliated professional women's tennis tournament held at the La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, California.
The Sparkassen Cup is a defunct WTA Tour affiliated tennis tournament played from 1990 to 2003.
Taylor Townsend (born April 16, 1996) is an American professional tennis player.
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).
TENNIS is an American sports magazine owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group.
Tennis was part of the Summer Olympic Games program from the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics, but was dropped after the 1924 Summer Olympics due to disputes between the International Lawn Tennis Federation and the International Olympic Committee over allowing amateur players to compete.
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is widely regarded as the most prestigious.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships was a tennis tournament that was last held at the Racquet Club of Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee, United States.
The University of Colorado system is a system of public universities in Colorado consisting of four campuses: University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver in downtown Denver and at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.
The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament.
Valérie Tétreault (born January 21, 1988) is a Canadian former professional tennis player.
Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980) is an American professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No.
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA), founded in 1973 by Billie Jean King, is the principal organising body of women's professional tennis.
The original World Trade Center was a large complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City, United States.
The WTA Finals (formerly known as the WTA Tour Championships short: WTA Championships), is a professional tennis tournament played annually at the end of the season for the top-ranked players on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour.
The Zurich Open was a WTA Tour affiliated professional tennis tournament for women, formerly held every winter in Zürich, Switzerland.
Martina Hingis was the defending champion, but lost in the final to Lindsay Davenport, 6–3, 7–5, in a rematch of last year's semifinal.
The 1999 Pan American Games, officially the XIII Pan American Games or the 13th Pan American Games, was a major international multi-sport event that was held from July 23-August 8, 1999, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The 1999 US Open – Mixed Doubles was the mixed doubles event of the hundred-and-ninth edition of the US Open, the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year.
The 1999 US Open – Women's Doubles was the women's doubles event of the hundred-and-ninth edition of the US Open, the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year, and the most prestigious tournament in the Americas.
Lindsay Davenport was the defending champion, but lost to Serena Williams in the semifinals.
The 1999 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.
Jana Novotná was the defending champion but lost in the quarterfinals to Lindsay Davenport.
Steffi Graf was the defending champion, but she retired from professional tennis on 13 August 1999.
The 2000 US Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City in New York in the United States of America.
Serena Williams was the defending champion, but she lost in the quarterfinals against Lindsay Davenport.
Leander Paes and Lisa Raymond were the defending champions but Paes did not compete.
Lisa Raymond and Rennae Stubbs were the defending champions but lost in the first round to Martina Hingis and Monica Seles.
Lindsay Davenport was the defending champion, but lost to Jennifer Capriati in the semifinals, in a rematch of their semifinal at the 2000 Australian Open.
The 2001 French Open was the second Grand Slam event of 2001 and the 100th edition of the French Open.
Mary Pierce was the defending champion, but she did not compete this year due to a back injury.
Venus Williams was the defending champion, and successfully defended her title defeating her sister Serena Williams in the final.
Jennifer Capriati was the defending champion, but she lost to Serena Williams in the semifinals, in what was a rematch of a match from the previous year's quarterfinals.
Lisa Raymond and Rennae Stubbs were the defending champions, but lost in third round to Kim Clijsters and Meghann Shaughnessy.
Venus Williams was the defending champion, but lost in the final to her sister Serena, 6–4, 6–3.
Jennifer Capriati was the two-time defending champion but lost to Marlene Weingärtner in the first round.
Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suárez were the defending champions but they lost in the final to Kim Clijsters and Ai Sugiyama 7–6(7–5), 2–6, 7–9.
Serena Williams was the defending champion, but lost to Justine Henin-Hardenne in the semifinals, thus restricting her winning streak of Grand Slams to four.
Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suárez were the defending champions and won in the final 6–2, 6–3, against Svetlana Kuznetsova and Martina Navratilova in straight sets.
Serena Williams was the defending champion but withdrew due to injury.
Serena and Venus Williams were the defending champions, but lost in the third round to Elena Dementieva and Lina Krasnoroutskaya.
Justine Henin-Hardenne was the defending champion, but lost to Nadia Petrova in the fourth round.
The 2006 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.