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1938 _ Helen Wills Moody wins her eighth and final singles title at Wimbledon, defeating Helen Jacobs 6-4, 6-0.
The 31-year-old Williams has won 16 majors to trail Margaret Court (24), Steffi Graf (22), Helen Wills Moody (19), Chris Evert (18) and Martina Navratilova (18) on the all-time list, the report said.
Serena, 30, becomes only the third female tennis player to win a pair of gold medals at the same Olympics, emulating Venus, 32, in 2000 and compatriot Helen Wills Moody in 1924.
And, according to Dr William Jagust, a professor of neuroscience at the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute at the University of California, B e r k e l e y , then they'd need to be followed for a long time to confirm whether activity (or lack of it) makes a difference.
Susan Landau, PhD, lead author of the study and a research scientist at the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and the Berkeley Lab, says the study marks the first time cognitive activity levels have been related to amyloid buildup in the brain.
"When we made the first images, it was unbelievable how fast we were going," said first author David Feinberg, a physicist and adjunct professor in UC Berkeley's Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and president of the company Advanced MRI Technologies in Sebastopol, CA.
Williams' fourth singles title at the All England Club took her above mentor Billie Jean King into sixth outright on the all-time list, with only Margaret Court, Steffi Graf, Helen Wills, Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova above her.
and Penn State Lehigh Valley), also a tennis coach, offers short profiles of the careers of 35 female tennis stars, including Suzanne Lenglen, Helen Wills Moody, Maureen Connolly, Althea Gibson, Martina Hingis, Lindsay Davenport, Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, Monica Seles, Steffi Graf, Venus and Serena Williams, and Justine Henin.
The Belgian now joins Chris Evert, Steffi Graf, Margaret Court and Helen Wills Moody in having won four or more titles here since 1925, the year the championships were opened to non-French players.
The dominant Belgian now joins Chris Evert, Steffi Graf, Margaret Court and Helen Wills Moody in having won four or more titles at Roland Garros since 1925, the year the championships were opened to non-French players.
The world No.1 joins an illustrious and select band of players - including Chris Evert, Steffi Graf, Margaret Court and Helen Wills Moody - to have won four or more French Opens.