Chris Evert

Tracy Austin, On this day 07.01.2021
1 month ago

May 12, 1979: The day Tracy Austin ended Chris Evert’s 125-match clay-court winning streak

On this day in 1979, a pig-tailed 16-year-old named Tracy Austin shocked the...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Evert OTD 26_04
2 months ago

April 26, 1981: The day Chris Evert handed Martina Navratilova a brutal double-bagel

On this day in tennis in 1981, Chris Evert handed Martina Navratilova a...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Iga Swiatek
2 months ago

Iga Swiatek begins 100th week as world No 1 – WTA rankings update

The Pole is just the ninth woman in history to top the WTA...
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Simon Cambers
Steffi Graf, 1986, On This Day for Tennis Majors
2 months ago

April 13, 1986: The day Steffi Graf won her first WTA Tour title

On this day in 1986, Steffi Graf won her first-ever WTA singles title,...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
2 months ago

April 10, 1982: The day Chris Evert lost on clay for the third time in nine years

Every day Tennis Majors takes you back in time to celebrate a great...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Tracy Austin, On this day
2 months ago

April 7, 1980: The day 17-year-old Tracy Austin became the youngest world No 1 (at the time)

Each day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to an important moment...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
2 months ago

WTA Finals to be hosted in Saudi Arabia for next three years

A controversial choice because of its human rights record, Saudi Arabia will offer...
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Simon Cambers
Gabriela Sabatini
3 months ago

March 13, 1988: The day Gabriela Sabatini defeated Steffi Graf for the first time

Every day Tennis Majors takes you back in time to celebrate a great...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Steffi Graf at the 1988 Australian Open
5 months ago

January 23, 1988: The day Steffi Graf beat Chris Evert in the first indoor Australian Open final

Every day, Tennis Majors looks back at some of the biggest moments in...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
5 months ago

January 11, 1988: The first day of play in the Australian Open’s new home

Every day Tennis Majors takes you back in time to celebrate a great...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Tracy Austin, On this day 07.01.2021
5 months ago

January 7, 1979: The day 16-year-old Tracy Austin crushed Martina Navratilova to win the Avon Championships

Every day, Tennis Majors looks back at the biggest moments in tennis history....
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Chris Evert and Jimmy Connors, 1974
6 months ago

January 1, 1974: The day engaged couple Jimmy Connors and Chris Evert met with contrasting fortunes in the Australian Open finals

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to recall an important...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Goolagong, On this day
6 months ago

December 27, 2007: The day Evonne Goolagong was granted World No 1 status after a 31-year wait

Every day, Tennis Majors goes back in time to look back on a...
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Alexandre Sokolowski
6 months ago

December 18, 1982: The day Chris Evert double-bagelled Tracy Austin

Every day Tennis Majors looks back at the biggest moments in tennis history....
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Alexandre Sokolowski
Chris Evert, Wimbledon 2022
6 months ago

Chris Evert reveals cancer has returned

The 18-time Grand Slam champion and tennis Hall-of-Famer was first diagnosed in December...
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Jamie Malachy