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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bouchard in spotlight as Muguruza withdraws from MontrealShelby Rogers. Konta, who moved up from 18th to 14th in the world on the stren
Bouchard in spotlight as Muguruza withdraws from Montreal
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 31 minutes ago
Shelby Rogers. Konta, who moved up from 18th to 14th in the world on the strength of her Stanford run and is now knocking on the door of the top 10. Only three other British players, Virginia Wade, Sue Barker and Joe Durie, have made the... Read more
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The Sport Review
Johanna Konta beats Venus Williams to claim first title in StanfordShe is also at a career-high No18 and matching the achievements of previous gre
Johanna Konta beats Venus Williams to claim first title in Stanford
The Sport Review / Posted yesterday
She is also at a career-high No18 and matching the achievements of previous great British players such as Sue Barker and Virginia Wade. Indeed with her latest ‘first’, Konta was again emulating those very Brits. In reaching her first final at... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Johanna Konta upsets Venus Williams in Bank of the West finalmy happiness and well-being from any results.'' She was the first British woma
Johanna Konta upsets Venus Williams in Bank of the West final
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
my happiness and well-being from any results.'' She was the first British woman to reach the Bank of the West final since Virginia Wade in 1981. She also had a win over Williams at the Australian Open and is 5-4 against top 20 players this... Read more
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SportsFan
Konta tops Venus for first WTA title25-year-old Konta also upset Williams with a straight-sets victory in the first
Konta tops Venus for first WTA title
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
25-year-old Konta also upset Williams with a straight-sets victory in the first round at this year's Australian Open. Konta had become the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up... Read more
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ESPN
Venus books spot in Stanford final with Riske winJohanna Konta, who beat Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova 6-4, 6-2 in the first sem
Venus books spot in Stanford final with Riske win
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
Johanna Konta, who beat Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova 6-4, 6-2 in the first semifinal to reach her first career final. Konta also became the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up i... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Venus Williams holds off Riske, reaches Stanford finalreach her first career final. Konta also became the first British woman to reac
Venus Williams holds off Riske, reaches Stanford final
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
reach her first career final. Konta also became the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up in 1981. The 36-year-old Williams has said this week that her strong run to the Wimbledon... Read more
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SportsFan
Venus Williams into WTA Stanford finalfirst career title decider. Konta also became the first British woman to reach
Venus Williams into WTA Stanford final
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
first career title decider. Konta also became the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up in 1981. Leading 5-4 in the second set with a chance to close it out, top-seeded Williams... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Venus Williams holds off Riske, reaches Stanford finalreach her first career final. Konta also became the first British woman to reac
Venus Williams holds off Riske, reaches Stanford final
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
reach her first career final. Konta also became the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up in 1981. The 36-year-old Williams has said this week that her strong run to the Wimbledon... Read more
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TSN
Britain's Konta reaches first career finalto reach her first career final, also becoming the first British woman to reach
Britain's Konta reaches first career final
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
to reach her first career final, also becoming the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up in 1981. The third-seeded Konta, in her debut in this tournament, rode her strong service game... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Britain's Konta rides big serve to reach first career finalto reach her first career final, also becoming the first British woman to reach
Britain's Konta rides big serve to reach first career final
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
to reach her first career final, also becoming the first British woman to reach the championship match at Stanford since Virginia Wade was runner-up in 1981. The third-seeded Konta, in her debut in this tournament, rode her strong service game... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bank of West Classic: Johanna Konta overpowers Dominika Cibulkova in semifinalSTANFORD -- Thirty-five years after Virginia Wade reached the Bank of the West
Bank of West Classic: Johanna Konta overpowers Dominika Cibulkova in semifinal
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
STANFORD -- Thirty-five years after Virginia Wade reached the Bank of the West Classic final, Great Britain has another finalist. Johanna Konta advanced to the championship match at the Bay Area stop on the women's tennis tour Saturday, beating 2013... Read more
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ESPN
Serena's top 5 feats upon 7th Wimbledon titlesix more than any other woman in the Open era. Court and Navratilova had three
Serena's top 5 feats upon 7th Wimbledon title
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
six more than any other woman in the Open era. Court and Navratilova had three each; King and Evert two each; Ann Jones, Virginia Wade, Li Na and Flavia Pennetta one each. Show me the money Serena has the most career prize money in WTA history,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Brit Andy Murray downs Canadian Milos Raonic in Wimbledon winwon the 2013 Wimbledon Championships, becoming the first British player to win
Brit Andy Murray downs Canadian Milos Raonic in Wimbledon win
Calcutta News / Posted 16 days ago
won the 2013 Wimbledon Championships, becoming the first British player to win a Wimbledon senior singles title since Virginia Wade in 1977, and the first British man to win the Men's Singles Championship since Fred Perry, 77 years previously.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 10, 2016Watson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape)
This day in history, July 10, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Watson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape) is 73. International Tennis Hall of Famer Virginia Wade is 71. Actor Ron Glass is 71. Actress Sue Lyon is 70. Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 69. Rock musician Dave... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryWatson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape)
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Watson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape) is 73. International Tennis Hall of Famer Virginia Wade is 71. Actor Ron Glass is 71. Actress Sue Lyon is 70. Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 69. Rock musician Dave... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryWatson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape)
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
Watson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape) is 73. International Tennis Hall of Famer Virginia Wade is 71. Actor Ron Glass is 71. Actress Sue Lyon is 70. Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 69. Rock musician Dave... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryWatson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape)
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 17 days ago
Watson is 76. Actor Robert Pine is 75. Rock musician Jerry Miller (Moby Grape) is 73. International Tennis Hall of Famer Virginia Wade is 71. Actor Ron Glass is 71. Actress Sue Lyon is 70. Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 69. Rock musician Dave... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Serena's top 5 feats after 7th Wimbledon titlesix more than any other woman in the Open Era -- Court and Navratilova had thre
Serena's top 5 feats after 7th Wimbledon title
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 17 days ago
six more than any other woman in the Open Era -- Court and Navratilova had three each; King and Evert two each; Ann Jones, Virginia Wade, Li Na and Flavia Pennetta one each. Show me the money Serena has the most career prize money in WTA history,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Heather Watson punishes herself by reading Twitter commentsincluding last year, as she tries to become the first British woman to win the
Heather Watson punishes herself by reading Twitter comments
Brandon Sun / Posted 26 days ago
including last year, as she tries to become the first British woman to win the title at the All England Club since Virginia Wade in 1977. Watson also admonished those who say bad things to her because they may have lost money betting on... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Wimbledon fortnight will be strange for Alantennis, Chalmers was present on Centre Court for every match from 1976 to 2015.
Wimbledon fortnight will be strange for Alan
Chichester Observer / Posted 30 days ago
tennis, Chalmers was present on Centre Court for every match from 1976 to 2015. From Bjorn Borg to Novak Djokovic, from Virginia Wade to Serena Williams, Chalmers has accommodated, guarded and got to know well all their friends, coaches, and... Read more
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HITC Sport
Johanna Konta laughs off Wimbledon injury scare after Eastbourne defeatit with a backhand drop shot on set point. She would have been the first Britis
Johanna Konta laughs off Wimbledon injury scare after Eastbourne defeat
HITC Sport / Posted a month ago
it with a backhand drop shot on set point. She would have been the first British woman to reach an Eastbourne final since Virginia Wade lost to Chris Evert 40 years ago if she had held off Pliskova. Yet the Czech now leads 5-0 in her head-to-head... Read more
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Sussex Express
Brave Konta takes a tumble as quest for home final ends in tears against Pliskovaon centre court. Konta was aiming to become the first British player to contes
Brave Konta takes a tumble as quest for home final ends in tears against Pliskova
Sussex Express / Posted 1 months ago
on centre court. Konta was aiming to become the first British player to contest the final at the AEGON international since Virginia Wade in 1976. The British No.1 had already beaten two-time Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova in three sets on the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
LGBT Rights Milestones Fast FactsNew York Supreme Court rules in her favor. Richards competes in the 1977 U.S. O
LGBT Rights Milestones Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
New York Supreme Court rules in her favor. Richards competes in the 1977 U.S. Open but is defeated in the first round by Virginia Wade. May 24, 1976 - "Tales of the City," by Armistead Maupin appears in the San Francisco Chronicle. It is among... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Cibulkova makes Eastbourne final after double winto lead 3-0 in the final set on the way to ending Konta's hopes of becoming the
Cibulkova makes Eastbourne final after double win
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
to lead 3-0 in the final set on the way to ending Konta's hopes of becoming the first British finalist at the event since Virginia Wade 40 years ago. Earlier, Cibulkova defeated top seed and former champion Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 4-6, 7-6... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Cibulkova makes Eastbourne final after double winto lead 3-0 in the final set on the way to ending Konta's hopes of becoming the
Cibulkova makes Eastbourne final after double win
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
to lead 3-0 in the final set on the way to ending Konta's hopes of becoming the first British finalist at the event since Virginia Wade 40 years ago. Earlier, Cibulkova defeated top seed and former champion Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 4-6, 7-6... Read more
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Breitbart
Christina Grimmie’s Killer Passed Background Check, 5-Day Waiting PeriodPaul Ciancia (LAX), Andrew John Engeldinger (Minneapolis), Aaron Alexis (DC Nav
Christina Grimmie’s Killer Passed Background Check, 5-Day Waiting Period
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
Paul Ciancia (LAX), Andrew John Engeldinger (Minneapolis), Aaron Alexis (DC Navy Yard), Tennis Melvin Maynard (West Virginia), Wade Michael Page (Sikh Temple), James Holmes (Aurora theater), Jared Loughner (Tucson), Nidal Hasan (Fort Hood... Read more

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