Re: Biographies of Female Tennis Players
Born 17 February 1975, in Banbury, Oxfordshire, England
Married (1) Michael Sumner in October 2001 in Oxfordshire. 2 sons. Divorced.
Married (2) Dean Shepherd 2013.
Active on the circuit from 1992 to 2000 when she retired because of an elbow injury.
Played singles at Wimbledon 1994,1996 and 1997 courtesy of 3 wild cards.
Wimbledon singles debut in 1994 was on Centre Court against Martina Navratilova. In 1996 beat fellow Briton Jo Ward in the 1st round and then lost to Mary Pierce.
At July 2017 working as tennis coach at Virgin Active Chiswick, West London
1997 LTA Handbook.
Wimbledon: Claire Taylor recalls facing Martina Navratilova on Centre Court - BBC Sport
Last edited by Rollo; Sep 18th, 2017 at 07:06 PM.