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(as of 1997 season)
 Birthdate:         June 8, 1976                        
 Birthplace:        Palos Verdes, California, USA           
 Residence:         Newport Beach, California, USA
 Height:            6'2.5" (1.89m)
 Plays:             Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
 Status:            Pro since February 22, 1993
  singles titles:   13 (including Olympic title)
  doubles titles:   18
 Grand Slam titles: 2 doubles                                     

SINGLES HIGHLIGHTS WINNER OF: Oklahoma City, Indian Wells, Amelia Island, Atlanta, Zurich, Chicago FINALIST OF: Los Angeles, Philadelphia SEMIFINALIST OF: U.S. Open, Sydney, Stanford QUARTERFINALIST OF: Tokyo, Hilton Head, Canadian Open FOURTH ROUND OF: Australian Open, Roland Garros, Lipton ALSO: USA Fed Cup team member DOUBLES HIGHLIGHTS WINNER OF: U.S. Open (w/Novotna), New York (w/Novotna), Tokyo (w/Zvereva), Indian Wells (w/Zvereva), Amelia Island (w/Novotna), Berlin (w/Novotna), Stanford (w/Hingis) FINALIST OF: Australian Open (w/Raymond), Sydney (w/Zvereva), Hilton Head (w/Novotna), Filderstadt (w/Novotna), Chicago (w/Seles), Philadelphia (w/Novotna) SEMIFINALIST OF: Zurich (w/Novotna) QUARTERFINALIST OF: Wimbledon (w/Novotna) ALSO: USA Fed Cup team member MIXED DOUBLES HIGHLIGHTS SEMIFINALIST OF: Wimbledon (w/Connell)
WINNER FINALIST SEMIFINALIST 1997 Oklahoma City Los Angeles Indian Wells Philadelphia U.S. Open Amelia Island Sydney Atlanta Stanford Zurich Chicago 1996 Olympics Sydney Indian Wells Strasbourg Lipton Los Angeles Filderstadt 1995 Strasbourg Sydney Oakland Pan Pacific 1994 Brisbane Virginia Slims Championships Indian Wells Lucerne Lipton Amelia Island Oakland 1993 European Open Oakland
WINNER FINALIST 1997 Chase Championships (w/Novotna) Australian Open (w/Raymond) U.S. Open (w/Novotna) Sydney (w/Zvereva) Tokyo (w/Zvereva) Hilton Head (w/Novotna) Indian Wells (w/Zvereva) Filderstadt (w/Novotna) Amelia Island (w/Novotna) Chicago (w/Seles) German Open (w/Novotna) Philadelphia (w/Novotna) Stanford (w/Hingis) 1996 Roland Garros (w/M.J. Fernandez) Australian Open (w/M.J. Fernandez) Chase Championshops (w/M.J. Fernandez) Sydney (w/M.J. Fernandez) Los Angeles (w/Zvereva) Oakland (w/M.J. Fernandez) 1995 Sydney (w/Novotna) Pan Pacific (w/Stubbs) Indian Wells (w/Raymond) Strasbourg (w/M.J. Fernandez) Tokyo (w/M.J. Fernandez) 1994 Indian Wells (w/Raymond) Roland Garros (w/Raymond) Oakland (w/Sanchez Vicario) 1993 European Open (w/Werdel)
SEMIFINALIST 1997 Wimbledon (w/Connell) 1996 Wimbledon (w/Connell) 1995 Australian Open (w/Connell) Wimbledon (w/Connell)
1997 -Reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the U.S. Open; seeded fifth at the tournament she erased a match point against her to defeat third seeded Jana Novotna -Later teamed up with Jana Novotna to win the doubles championship, her second doubles Grand Slam championship -Remained unbeaten (10-0) at the Olympic tennis center in Atlanta after winning the U.S. Women's Hardcourt Championships there (won gold medal there one year previously) -Won first Tier I-level singles title at Indian Wells as a fourth seed -Also, won the doubles championship at Indian Wells to become the first woman to win both titles in same year at the event -Beat Number 1 ranked Martina Hingis for just her second loss of the season (at the time of the tournament) in the semis of Los Angeles, becoming one of only seven players to have beaten both Hingis and Graf, and the only player to have beaten both while they were ranked Number 1 1996 -Captured Olympic gold in Atlanta -Defeated Arantxa Sanchez Vicario for the first time, in the final -Seeded ninth, had to defeat four higher seeds to win the gold: Anke Huber(5), Iva Majoli(4), Mary Joe Fernandez(7) and Arantxa Sanchez Vicario(3) -Won her first Grand Slam victory at Roland Garros, winning the doubles championship with Mary Joe Fernandez -Entered the Top 5 in world rankings for the first time on September 30, 1996 at #5 -Won the 1996 season-ending doubles championship (with Mary Joe Fernandez), by upsetting the world's top two ranked teams -With Mary Joe Fernandez, named the first-ever International Tennis Federation World Doubles Champions 1995 -Won both the singles and doubles titles at Strasbourg, was the first person in the history of the tournament to do so -At the Australian Open, reached the singles quarterfinal, the doubles semifinal (w/Lisa Raymond), and mixed doubles semifinal (w/ Grant Connell) -Reached semifinals of Roland Garros doubles (w/Nicole Arendt) -Semifinals of Wimbledon in mixed doubles (w/Grant Connell) 1994 -As first time participant, in season-ending tournament (16 players) defeated Anke Huber, Jana Novotna and Mary Pierce before losing to Gabriela Sabatini in final -Defeated Mary Joe Fernandez in fourth round of Australian Open to reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal -On May 9, became first American to enter the World Top 10 since October 1990 (Jennifer Capriati) 1993 -One week after turning pro, upset the then Number 5 ranked Gabriela Sabaini at Delray Beach -One first major-tour event at European Open -Named by TENNIS Magazine as 1993 Rookie of the Year -Nominated for 1993 COREL WTA TOUR Most Impressive Newcomer of the Year Award 1992 -Won U.S. Open Junior Singles and Doubles (w/Nicole London) titles -Finalist at Australian Open Junior singles -Finalist at Roland Garros Junior doubles (w/Chandra Rubin) 1991 -1991 TENNIS Magazine Female Junior Player of the Year Above Information provided by the Corel WTA Webpage
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