Virginia Wade

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English tennis player who won many women's singles titles (born in 1945)


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Birthdays: from left, John Simm, Virginia Wade and Neil Tennant
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: The Duchess of Cornwall, pictured, had a private conversation with former tennis stars Tim Henman, John McEnroe and Virginia Wade at Wimbledon inadvertently broadcast live on the BBC.
Washington, June 23 ( ANI ): Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has been forced to defend his new coach Amelie Mauresmo from criticism by British tennis legend Virginia Wade.
ANSWERS: 1 Zimbabwe; 2 They are grown without soil; 3 Harold Macmillan; 4 Scurvy; 5 Hunter's moon; 6 Douglas; 7 Virginia Wade; 8 She was her future sister-inlaw; 9 Brendan Behan; 10 New Zealand.
In doing so, she surpassed Britain's Virginia Wade as the oldest main draw winner.
On his rest day Friday, Murray had been left fielding criticism from such as British legend Virginia Wade and French champion Henri Leconte that he had acted in an unsportsmanlike manner in his win over Jarkko Niemenen on Thursday.
5 - Virginia Wade. 6 - John Isner defeated Nicolas Mahut 6-4 3-6 6-7 7-6 70-68 in the world's longest tennis match.
But Virginia Wade remains Britain's last Wimbledon singles champion - and the grand old dame of British tennis is looking forward to re-treading old ground this summer.
ONE look at tennis player Venus Williams' horrible flesh-coloured knickers is enough to make you hanker for the era of Sue Barker and Virginia Wade.
Prior to Virginia Wade, who was the last English player to win a Wimbledon tennis singles title?
VIRGINIA WADE has predicted a repeat of her 1977 semi-final win over an American superstar.
Konta battled back to beat Simona Halep 6-7 (2/7) 7-6 (7/5) 6-4 and become the only British woman to make the last four of the singles at SW19 since Virginia Wade in 1978.
ANDY MURRAY was last night embroiled in a row with Virginia Wade as he geared up to start the defence of his Wimbledon crown.
VIRGINIA WADE thought she had heard a joke when it emerged that Andy Murray had appointed Amelie Mauresmo as his new coach.
Murray is the fourth tennis player to win the award in its 60-year history, after Ann Jones in 1969, Virginia Wade in 1977 and Greg Rusedski in 1997, the report mentioned.
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