Martina Hingis

Tennis Player Martina Hingis Full Name: Martina Hingis
Nationality:

Switzerland
Swiss

Profession: Tennis Player
Why Famous: She spent a total of 209 weeks as world no. 1 and won five Grand Slam singles titles (three Australian Opens, one Wimbledon, and one US Open). She also won nine Grand Slam women's doubles titles, winning a calendar-year doubles Grand Slam in 1998, and one Grand Slam mixed doubles title.

Born: September 30, 1980 (38 years old)
Birthplace: KoŇ°ice, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia)

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 2010-12-10 Tennis player Martina Hingis (30) weds equestrian show jumper Thibault Hutin at a private civil ceremony in Paris, France

Historical Events in the Life of Martina Hingis

  • 1997-01-11 Martina Hingis beats Jennifer Capriati at Sydney Tennis Intl
  • 1997-01-26 85th Women's Australian Open: Martina Hingis beats Mary Pierce (6-2, 6-2)
  • 1997-06-08 96th Women's French Open: Iva Majoli beats Martina Hingis (6-4, 6-2)
  • 1997-07-05 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Martina Hingis (16) beats Jana Novotn√° 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 to become the youngest Wimbledon winner in 110 years
  • 1997-09-06 US Open Women's Tennis: Martina Hingis wins her first US title; outclasses Venus Williams 6-0, 6-4
  • 1998-02-01 86th Women's Australian Open: Martina Hingis beats Conchita Martinez (6-3, 6-3)
  • 1998-09-12 US Open Women's Tennis: Lindsay Davenport wins her first career Grand Slam title; beats defending champion Martina Hingis 6-3, 7-5
  • 1999-01-31 87th Women's Australian Open: Martina Hingis beats Amelie Mauresmo (6-2, 6-3)
  • 1999-06-06 98th Women's French Open: Steffi Graf beats Martina Hingis (4-6, 7-5, 6-2)
  • 1999-09-11 US Open Women's Tennis: Serena Williams wins her first Grand Slam title; beats World No. 1 Martina Hingis 6-3, 7-6
  • 2000-01-30 88th Women's Australian Open: Lindsay Davenport beats Martina Hingis (6-1, 7-5)
  • 2001-01-28 89th Women's Australian Open: Jennifer Capriati beats Martina Hingis (6-4, 6-3)
  • 2002-01-27 90th Women's Australian Open: Jennifer Capriati beats Martina Hingis (4-6, 7-6, 6-2)

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