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  Andre Agassi
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  Mary Carillo
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  Lindsay Davenport
  Novak Djokovic
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  Daniela Hantuchova
  Justine Henin
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  Martina Hingis
  John Isner
  Ana Ivanovic
  Jelena Jankovic
  Andrea Jaeger
  Angelique Kerber
  Billie Jean King
  Anna Kournikova
  Amelie Mauresmo
  John McEnroe
  Andrei Medvedev
  Andy Murray
  Rafael Nadal
  Martina Navratilova
  John Newcombe
  Andy Roddick
  Patrick Rafter
  Marat Safin
  Pete Sampras
  Maria Sharapova
  Stan Smith
  Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
  Stan Wawrinka
  Mats Wilander
  Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
  Helen Wills

Lindsay Davenport Quotes

Lindsay Davenport
( Photo credit: Art Seitz ©2010 )

June 10, 2014: “We’ve had champions in the past not be good on a surface, whether it’s the Spaniards on grass or the Americans on clay. Most of the time, players just throw the towel in. Pete Sampras, I’m sure, never spent months and months trying to become a better clay-courter. And what Sharapova has done is amazing.”
— Three-time major winner Lindsay Davenport, one of those Americans who struggled on clay, paying tribute to Maria Sharapova, who won her second French Open title on clay, which until 2012 had been her least successful surface, in The New York Times.
July 24, 2007: "I think there are amazing women throughout the world that have done great things after having a baby. My mom went back to work after she had all of us. Both my sisters work.. I want to be able to try to do it all, and that's obviously being a good mother and a good wife and having some kind of career again hopefully."
Lindsay Davenport , a former world No. 1 and three-time Grand Slam champion who gave birth to a son, Jagger, on June 10, and six weeks later competed in World TeamTennis, in the Orange County Register.
March 14, 2005: "We get criticized for showing no personality, then we get penalized when we do."

—Lindsay Davenport, World No. 1 Tennis Player
1998: "The other night I saw myself on TV and ran out of the room. Some people love being a star. I'm not one of those people."
—Lindsay Davenport

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