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View Poll Results: Who is your favorite of the past 10 world number 1's?
Martina Hingis 47 12.88%
Lindsay Davenport 24 6.58%
Jennifer Capriati 16 4.38%
Venus Williams 19 5.21%
Serena Williams 36 9.86%
Kim Clijsters 37 10.14%
Justine Henin 56 15.34%
Amelie Mauresmo 44 12.05%
Maria Sharapova 50 13.70%
Ana Ivanovic 36 9.86%
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post #1 of 96 (permalink) Old Jun 8th, 2008, 03:05 AM Thread Starter
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Your Favorite World Number 1

Rank all of the 17 former (and present) world number 1's in order of your favorite to least favorite.

Past Ten World Number 1's
Martina Hingis
Lindsay Davenport
Jennifer Capriati
Venus Williams
Serena Williams
Kim Clijsters
Justine Henin
Amelie Mauresmo
Maria Sharapova
Ana Ivanovic

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Well My favorite number 1: Lindsay Davenport
She's my favorite I mean in 2005 I liked her so much and today I still love her

Venus and Serena
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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

1. Maria Sharapova
2. Kim Clijsters
3. Lindsay Davenport
4. Amelie Mauresmo
5. Venus Williams
6. Justine Henin
7. Martina Hingis
8. Jennifer Capriati
9. Serena Williams
10. Ana Ivanovic


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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Justine

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Serena Williams (U.S.) Jul 8, 2002 57
Venus Williams (U.S.) Feb 25, 2002 11
Monica Seles (U.S.) Mar 11, 1991 178
Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) Jun 9 2008
Kim Clijsters (Belgium) Aug 11, 2003 19
Steffi Graf (Germany) Aug 17, 1987 337
Amelie Mauresmo (France) Sept 13, 2004 39
Lindsay Davenport (U.S.) Oct 12, 1998 98
Chris Evert (U.S.) Nov 3, 1975 260
Tracy Austin (U.S.) Apr 7, 1980 21
Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario (Spain) Feb 6, 1995 12
Evonne Goolagong (Australia) Apr 26, 1976 2
Justine Henin (Belgium) Oct 20, 2003 117
Maria Sharapova (Russia) Aug 22, 2005 17
Martina Navratilova (U.S.) Jul 10, 1978 332
Jennifer Capriati (U.S.) Oct 15, 2001 17
Martina Hingis (Switzerland) Mar 31, 1997 209
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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Hmm that's pretty tough

Monica Seles
Martina Hingis
Justine Henin
Arantxa Sanchez Vicario
Lindsay Davenport
Steffi Graf
Serena Williams
Jennifer Capriati
Martina Navratilova
Chris Evert
Maria Sharapova
Venus Williams
Amelie Mauresmo
Evonne Goolagong
Tracy Austin
Kim Clijsters
Ana Ivanovic

I have to note that I don't know Evonne and Tracy that well

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Lindsay, of course
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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

1. Capriati
2. Seles
3. Ivanovic

4. Navratilova
5. Hingis
6. Davenport
7. Serena
8. Henin
9. Graf

10. Clijsters
11. Sharapova
12. Sanchez Vicario
13. Venus
14. Evert
15. Goolagong
16. Austin
17. Mauresmo
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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

amelie, justine, kim
and if kuzy & jj were too
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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

I've only started following tennis since this century, so i can't rate some of the older players. I'll just do a top 10.

1. Amelie Mauresmo
2. Lindsay Davenport
3. Martina Hingis
4. Kim Clijsters
5. Venus Williams
6. Serena Williams
7. Jennifer Capriati
8. Justine Henin
9. Ana Ivanovic
10. Maria Sharapova

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Martina Hingis
Venus Williams
Lindsay Davenport
Jennifer Capriati
Justine Henin
Kim Clijsters
Serena Williams
Maria Sharapova
Ana Ivanovic
Amelie Mauresmo

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Kim Clijsters
Lindsay Davenport
Maria Sharapova
Amelie Mauresmo
Martina Hingis
Ana Ivanovic
Serena Williams
Jennifer Capriati
Venus Williams
Justine Henin

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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Lindsay Davenport
Ana Ivanovic
Jennifer Capriati
Serena Williams
Martina Hingis
Kim Clijsters
Venus Williams
Justine Henin
Amelie Mauresmo


Maria Sharapova
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Capriati



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Re: Your Favorite World Number 1

Venus Williams
Lindsay Davenport
Martina Navratilova
Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario
Amelie Mauresmo
Monica Seles
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Serena Williams
Kim Clijsters
Steffi Graf
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Chris Evert

My ten favorite #1s. Really like the first six...respect the last four, but not really a fan. I find the middle three to be the most exciting, and then Evert I find less boring than the rest.
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