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Lenglen

Suzanne . 1899--1938, French tennis player: Wimbledon champion (1919-25)
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The Scot made just 14 unforced errors on Suzanne Lenglen court, his often cautious approach working perfectly as 13th seed Cilic made errors on both wings.
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.
Williams, the 2002 champion, was broken in her opening service game but reeled off 12 games out of 13 to win on Court Suzanne Lenglen.
The 20-year-old from Belgrade was always in control of the match, and received the Suzanne Lenglen Cup from recently retired Henin.
France's Suzanne Lenglen caused outrage in 1922 when she wore a knee-length skirt
Suzanne Lenglen was the first woman to wear a headband - she became renowned for the 'Lenglen Bandeau'.
Berdych's superior all-round game was clear on Court Suzanne Lenglen as he dominated throughout to defeat Isner 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 and seeing to the exit of the last man from the United States left in the draw.
Swiss ace Federer followed Williams on to Court Suzanne Lenglen and fought his way to a 6-3 6-4 6-4 win over qualifier Schwartzman.
1899: French tennis star Suzanne Lenglen, the first non-English-speaking winner of the Wimbledon women's singles title, was born.
1919: France's Suzanne Lenglen became the first non-English-speaking women's champion at Wimbledon.
Kvitova, who had only dropped three games in her opening round, was never threatened by the world number 79, hitting 30 winners in a one-sided match on Court Suzanne Lenglen.
The Swiss was not at his best in his Roland Garros opener but still proved too strong for Germany's Tobias Kamke, winning 6-2 7-5 6-3 on Court Suzanne Lenglen.