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Oct 10th, 2011 10:01 PM
Dave Bullham
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rollo View Post
Hi Dave


It's a worthy idea. When I get back from vacation in a about 10 days I will contact you
Well, have agood one
Oct 10th, 2011 01:41 PM
Rollo
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Quote:

Speaking of great tennis players, what about Althea Gibson? the first black to win the Wimbledon title
Vote het into the halloffame
http://www.who-is-thegreatest.com/co...ea-gibson-wins
Hi Dave


It's a worthy idea. When I get back from vacation in a about 10 days I will contact you
Oct 10th, 2011 11:51 AM
Dave Bullham
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Speaking of great tennis players, what about Althea Gibson? the first black to win the Wimbledon title
Vote het into the hall of fame
http://www.who-is-thegreatest.com/co...ea-gibson-wins
Nov 11th, 2010 08:06 PM
austinrunner
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

What should we do about this unfinished project?
Jan 5th, 2010 03:20 PM
Seleção82
Re: Home of Tennis Greats


Crazy Sexy Cool

Natasha Zvereva Appreciation Society




Sources

Natasha's page on the Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natasha_Zvereva

Natasha's page on the International Tennis Hall of Fame website:
http://www.tennisfame.com/natasha-zvereva

Profile on the WTA Tour's official website:
http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/p...a_2257889_9251

Profile on the Fed Cup's official website:
http://www.fedcup.com/teams/player.asp?player=20001116

Profile on the ITF's official website:
http://www.itftennis.com/womens/play...layer=20001116

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Natasha related threads in the Blast include

Natasha Zvereva Appreciation Society
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/8381-natasha-zvereva-appreciation-society.html

Navratilova Vs Zvereva-1988
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/134313-navratilova-vs-zvereva-1988-a.html

Natalia Zvereva, The Russian Rebel
http://tennisforum.com/showthread.php?t=325444

Natasha related threads in GM include

Video: Zvereva imitating Mary Pierce!
http://www.tennisforum.com/12-general-messages/332278-video-zvereva-imitating-mary-pierce.html

Natasha Zvereva in Oz 1995
http://www.tennisforum.com/12-general-messages/355286-natasha-zvereva-oz-1995-a.html

Natasha Zvereva
http://www.tennisforum.com/12-general-messages/173244-natasha-zvereva.html

Eastbourne 5 years ago!!! zvereva, tauziat, kournikova excel!!!
http://www.tennisforum.com/12-general-messages/119174-eastbourne-5-years-ago-zvereva-tauziat-kournikova-excel.html

Zvereva, Appelmans, Callens, Olga B make comebacks---on the beach!!!
http://www.tennisforum.com/12-general-messages/377840-zvereva-appelmans-callens-olga-b-make-comebacks-beach.html

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Jan 5th, 2010 03:06 PM
Rollo
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Miss Poker Face-Helen Wills Moody's Home








Wikipedia article
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Wills_Moody


Lenglen-Wills (about the titanic clash at Cannes in 1926)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/384540-lenglen-versus-wills.html

Great video of Helen Wills, Clark Gable, and Carole Lombard (from 1937)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/402035-great-video-helen-wills-clark-gable-carole-lombard-others.html
Jan 5th, 2010 01:42 AM
hingis-seles
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

The Comeback Queen - Monica Seles




Sources


Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monica_Seles


Hall of Fame: http://www.tennisfame.com/famer.aspx...867&hof_id=249


SEWTA: http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/p...s_2257889_7354


Fan sites


Monica Seles Site! by Ronny & James
www.monicaselessite.com


Monica Seles @ monica-seles.com
www.monica-seles.com


Fred's Monica Seles Video Clips
http://pagesperso-orange.fr/fred-olivier/


Monica's BFTP threads


Houston 1989: Seles d. Evert 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/295173-houston-1989-seles-d-evert-3-6-6-1-6-4-a.html


Seles-Graf, 1993-Stabbing.
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/382429-seles-graf-1993-stabbing.html


The ONE! The ONLY - Monica Seles Thread
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/204911-one-only-monica-seles-thread.html


Come in Monica Maniacs!
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/397002-come-monica-maniacs.html


Monica, her father, and the Seles family history
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/112661-monica-her-father-seles-family-history.html


The Steffi and Monica are Evil Cows From Hell Thread.
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/310988-steffi-monica-evil-cows-hell-thread.html


Seles and Navratilova : A Tale of Two Women
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/385260-seles-navratilova-tale-two-women.html


Big, Bad Seles Prevails and Navratilova Cries 'Wolf'
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/381700-big-bad-seles-prevails-navratilova-cries-wolf.html


Monica Seles
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/362282-monica-seles.html


J.Wertheim, Moments that changed the game
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/348468-j-wertheim-moments-changed-game.html


Monica Seles' New Book (April 2009)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/369610-monica-seles-new-book-april-2009-a.html


Seles Calls Time On Tennis Career
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/332692-seles-calls-time-tennis-career.html


Monica Seles Photo Tribute
http://www.wtaworld.com/showthread.php?t=196236


Seles Exhibition and Doubles results
http://www.wtaworld.com/showthread.php?t=135085


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Dec 31st, 2009 01:53 AM
nat75
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

The Divine Argentine: Gaby Sabatini's Home



Sources:

Wikipedia//

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabriela_Sabatini

Hall of Fame's profile//

http://www.tennisfame.com/hall-of-fa...riela-sabatini

WTA's profile//

http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/p...i_2257889_7179

Official site:

http://www.gabrielasabatini.net/index2.htm

Youtube sources:

Gaby's famous topspin backhand//

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XN2P5L41CbM

The between the legs shot(Sabatweeny)//

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKyrbsoIDUk

(Thanks to SpencerCarlos)

Threads from Blast from the past:

The Gabriela Sabatini thread//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/9099-gabriela-sabatini-thread.html

Who was the better player: Gabriela Sabatini or Jana Novotna?//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/342611-who-better-player-gabriela-sabatini-jana-novotna.html

Sabatini critics unfair//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/46599-sabatini-critics-unfair.html

Gaby vs. Steffi: the Graf-Sabatini Rivalry Thread//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/320843-gaby-vs-steffi-graf-sabatini-rivalry-thread.html

The Gabriela Sabatini and Jana Novotna are Evil Cows from Hell Thread//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/343074-gabriela-sabatini-jana-novotna-evil-cows-hell-thread.html

Rank Sabatini, Novotna, Capriati, Mauresmo, Martinez, Kuz., Clijsters, and Pierce//

http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/416382-rank-sabatini-novotna-capriati-mauresmo-martinez-kuz-clijsters-pierce.html

General Forum:

Vote in this hot poll The COAT player: Sabatini or Sharapova?//

http://www.tennisforum.com/showthrea...6#post18357226

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Dec 30th, 2009 06:30 PM
Zummi
Martina Navratilova

Centre Court
Home base of the Evergreen Empress, Martina Navratilova




Martina's Official Website: (currently under construction)
http://www.martinanavratilova.com/


A wikipedia entry on Martina:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martina_Navratilova

Comprehensive website: (includes Career Results)
http://navratilova.tripod.com/



Blast Links
Martina Navratilova Admiration Thread
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/8368-martina-navratilova-admiration-thread.html

Martina Remembers Her 9th Win
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/114088-martina-remembers-her-nine-wins-tennis-article.html

Martina was Alone at Top
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/286678-martina-alone-top-larry-schwartz.html


Martina's Grand Slam Singles Results 1974-1993
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/286478-martinas-grand-slam-single-results-1973-1994-a.html

Martina's 167 Singles Titles
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/286477-martinas-167-single-titles.html
Dec 29th, 2009 10:37 PM
Rollo
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

The Goddess-Suzanne Lenglen





Lenglen-Wills (about the titanic clash at Cannes in 1926)
http://www.tennisforum.com/showthread.php?t=384540
Dec 29th, 2009 10:15 PM
Martian Martin
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Anna Maniacs - Home of Anna Kournikova

Links to come soon
Dec 29th, 2009 02:15 PM
iainmac
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Bjk The King Who Was Queen
Dec 24th, 2009 02:51 PM
Martian Martin
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Marti Party - Home of Martina Hingis


Sources
Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martina_Hingis
Sony Ericsson WTA page - http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/p...s_2257889_3491

Websites
http://forum2.hingis.org/forums/

Hingis related links in Blast From The Past include

Martian Register Thread
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/7084-new-martian-register-thread-just-get-your-butts-here.html

Martina Picture Thread
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/208719-marti-hq-pic-thread-post-all-hq-pics-her-here.html

Favourite Martina match
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/231732-favourite-martina-match.html

Greatness of Martina
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/233072-greatness-martina.html

Bouncing thread for Martina
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/7657-bouncing-thread-martina.html

Adidas Martina v Sergio Tacchini Martina
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/3847-adidas-martina-v-sergio-tacchini-martina.html

Martian family topic
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/253987-martian-family-topic.html

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Dec 20th, 2009 04:35 PM
djul14
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

Do not disturb : Steffi Graf admiration base




Sources:

Wiki bio : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steffi_Graf

WTA profile :
http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/p...f_2257889_2718


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Web:

Official website : http://steffi-graf.net/en/

Official FaceBook page : Facebook.com/OfficialSteffiGraf

Official Foundation website : Chancen für eine bessere Zukunft - Children for Tomorrow


Looking back at a Legend (WTA official website, links inside) : http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/n...256076_2010101

Steffi Graf Tribute (Fan site) :
http://sgtribute.blogspot.com


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Other (interesting) Threads about Steffi in the BFTP and GM:

Steffi Graf Admiration Thread (NEW ! vol. 3)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-...d-vol-3-a.html

Steffi Graf Admiration Thread (vol. 2)
Steffi Graf Admiration Thread Vol 2 - TennisForum.com

Steffi Graf Admiration Thread (vol. 1)
Steffi Graf Admiration Thread - TennisForum.com

Steffi Graf - The Wimbledon of Tennis :
Steffi Graf - The Wimbledon of Tennis - TennisForum.com

Steffi Graf pictures thread :
Steffi Graf pictures thread - TennisForum.com

Steffi Graf videos thread :
Steffi Graf Videos Thread - TennisForum.com

If Steffi Graf played until now(2009)?
If Steffi Graf played until now(2009)? - TennisForum.com

Steffi Graf - ESPN SportsCentury
Steffi Graf - ESPN SportsCentury - TennisForum.com

Steffi Andre Interview Monday May 11th BBC
Steffi Andre Interview Monday May 11th BBC - TennisForum.com

GRAF's Greatest Wins ???
GRAF's Greatest Wins??? - TennisForum.com

Twenty-Years Ago? A Golden Slam For Steffi
Twenty-Years Ago? A Golden Slam For Steffi - TennisForum.com

Gaby vs. Steffi: the Graf-Sabatini Rivalry
Gaby vs. Steffi: the Graf-Sabatini Rivalry Thread - TennisForum.com

Others' tributes to Steffi Graf!
Others' tributes to Steffi Graf! - TennisForum.com

Do you think Steffi Graf should make a comeback??
Do you think Steffi Graf should make a comeback?? - Page 2 - TennisForum.com

Did Martina avoid playing Steffi 1987-94 ?
Did Martina avoid playing Steffi 1987-94 ? - Page 3 - TennisForum.com

How was Steffi Graf career in early 90s,
if she had no dad scandal in 1990 ?

How was Steffi Graf career in early 90s,if she had no dad scandal in 1990 ? - TennisForum.com

Happy Birthday :¤: Steffi Graf :¤:
Happy Birthday :¤: Steffi Graf :¤: - TennisForum.com

The quote thread (not only Steffi, but funny thread imo)
The Quote Thread - TennisForum.com


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More :

If words don't mean a lot to you (like Steffi), here is a little action to discover her :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdmQyr1juQo
THANX Jessyka for this wonderful video. Have a look at her youtube channel.

THANX Seleçao82 & Rollo for their help


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Dec 20th, 2009 03:05 AM
daze11
Re: Home of Tennis Greats

The Pretty Ribbons Ice Palace of Chris Evert



Sources:
Chrissie's official playing career website:
http://chrisevert.net

Chrissie's official facebook page:
http://www.facebook.com/chrissieever....2963749621..1

Interview with Steve Flink about the career of Chris Evert: "20 Questions"
http://chrisevert.net/flink.html

and lastly a decent online biography may be found on wikipedia at:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Evert

Books:
Chrissie! by Chris Evert with Neil Amdur (This is Chrissie's autobiography)

The Rivals : Chris Evert vs. Martina Navratilova:Their Epic Duels and Extraordinary Friendship by Johnette Howard

Lloyd on Lloyd by Chris Evert & John Lloyd

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Evert related threads in the Blast include:

Chris Evert Thread
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/8502-chris-evert-thread.html

Chris Evert: Unjustifiably overlooked as the greatest ever! (most complete informational thread on chrissie's place in history)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/80562-chris-evert-unjustifiably-overlooked-greatest-ever.html

Evert's winning percentage on clay
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/127621-everts-winning-percentage-clay.html

Evert-Navratilova:Sports Greatest Rivalry
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/25868-evert-navratilova-sports-greatest-rivalry.html

Loudmouth Gadusek says, "I will beat Chris Evert"...prior to being promptly bageled. (just..... because you should know)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/160269-loudmouth-gadusek-says-i-will-beat-chris-evert-prior-being-promptly-bageled.html

The Tracy Austin - Chris Evert rivalry : eyewitness accounts needed!!
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/103997-tracy-austin-chris-evert-rivalry-eyewitness-accounts-needed.html

Chris Evert vs. Chris Evert-Lloyd (1970s chris strengths vs 1980s chris strengths)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/393063-chris-evert-vs-chris-evert-lloyd.html

Chris's WINNING streaks against Martina (Good discussions about tennis' greatest rivalry.)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/417709-chriss-winning-streaks-against-martina.html

1976: The Ev and Chrissie Show (chris evert & evonne goolagong rivalry - more interesting than navratilova?)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/370283-1976-ev-chrissie-show.html

Today vs. Yesteryears (not directly about chris but the era she played in and represented to some extent; a funny & insightful thread)
http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-past/239001-today-vs-yesteryears.html

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