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Evert, (Christine Marie) Chris

(1954–  ) tennis player; born in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Between 1974 and 1986, she won at least one Grand Slam singles championship every year, a record. She won the French singles championship seven times, Wimbledon three times, the U.S. Open six times, and the Australian twice. During her career, she won 157 professional singles titles, including many memorable competitions with her chief rival, Martina Navratilova. Her coolness under pressure on the courts earned her the nickname "Ice Maiden."
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Connors writes he loved Evert, but tennis - and their ambition - kept getting in the way.
Both he and Evert divorced their spouses in the last year - Australian Norman agreeing a reported EUR100-million (pounds 49.
Mill and Evert, 52, who have three sons, were close friends with golf legend Norman and his wife Laura for years.
ARCH-RIVALS Navratilova and Evert met countless times as they dominated Wimbledon.
I think it's drawn our kids closer together,'' Evert said.
HOUSTON -- Evert Fresh, maker of "Original" Green Bags which revolutionized safe food storage in 1988 by helping fruits and vegetables last 3-10 times longer, will unveil a NEW Green Bag at the 2011 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago, March 6-8, Booth #N 6746.
Her convincing US Open final victory over Caroline Wozniacki earned Williams an 18th major title and tied her for second place in the all-time list with Evert and Martina Navratilova.
The Tennis great, Evert can be seen on most weekday mornings on the courts of Boca Raton's Evert Academy, which she owns with her brother John, hitting with 14-, 15- and 16-year-old girls who dream of achieving what she did, the Washignton Post reported.
South took exception to Evert having team pass in the second half despite a 35-0 halftime lead.
Evert Fresh "Original" Green Bags extend the life of your household produce three to 10 times longer.
Her US Open final victory over Caroline Wozniacki on Sunday earned Williams an 18th major and tied her for second place in the all-time list with Evert and Martina Navratilova.
Sydney, May 15 (ANI): In an unprecedented turn of events, Greg Norman's ex-wives, Laura Andrassy and Chris Evert, might just get together for a chat.