Martina Navratilova

  • Serena Williams should surpass 20 grand slam titles: Navratilova 07-01-2014 11:10 AM

    World number one Serena Williams shows no sign of slowing down with age and should win more than 20 grand slam singles titles, former great Martina Navratilova has said. The 57-year-old Navratilova who won 18 grand slam singles titles, and 41 in women's and mixed doubles, is also confident the...
  • Navratilova taught me healthy lifestyle: Paes 13-09-2013 03:12 PM

    Mumbai: The oldest player to clinch a Grand Slam in Open era, Indian tennis ace Leander Paes on Friday credited his former mixed doubles partner Martina Navratilova for helping him prolong his international career by adopting a "clean lifestyle". "Playing with Martina for many many years, I have learnt a...
  • No one wants to be beaten by grandma, says Navratilova 29-06-2013 09:13 AM

    London: Martina Navratilova wonders why Kimiko Date-Krumm ever retired so early when she is now so clearly revelling in her comeback at the ripe old age of 42. "All the other players are shaking in their knees because they don't want to lose to grandma," Navratilova said of the diminutive...
  • Serena will equal Evert and Navratilova's slam mark: Mouratoglou 09-06-2013 08:16 AM

    Paris: Serena Williams is already assured a place in tennis history but her coach believes the 16-time grand slam champion will soon embroider her status among the greats. The American, who beat Maria Sharapova to win the French Open on Saturday, is now two grand slam titles shy of Chris...
  • Paes-Navratilova relive their mixed doubles partnership 09-01-2013 08:23 PM

    Leander Paes and the now-retired Martina Navratilova walk down memory lane in an event in Australia. ...
  • Serena Williams named WTA's Player of the Year 29-11-2012 05:11 PM

    London: Serena Williams has been named the WTA's Player of the Year after winning major titles at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open, and claiming gold at the London Olympics. Williams, who has won 15 Grand Slam singles titles and four Olympic gold medals, was 48-2 over the final seven months...
  • Jaeger let Navratilova win 1983 Wimbledon final: Report 05-07-2008 11:18 PM

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia's (CA) National Indigenous Development Squad departs for India this week to attend the country's Global Cricket Schools and play a series of matches against the representative sides. Selected by former Test and one-day player Ray Bright, Mark Hanlon and Marcus Rosas at the 2012 Imparja Cup, CA's...
  • Legends say match-fixing in tennis is overrated 02-07-2008 09:10 PM

    Pallekele: Sri Lanka switched the captaincy in its last World Twenty20 group match against England on Monday to avoid Mahela Jayawardene being banned for slow bowling again. Jayawardene was fined on Saturday for a slow over-rate in the win over West Indies, and faced a one-match ban if the team...
  • Rain washes out play at US Open 03-09-2006 12:43 PM

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