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Lindsay Davenport - Awards And Accomplishments

Famous Sports StarsTennisLindsay Davenport Biography - Athletic Family, Breaks Through In 1996, Knee Surgery In 2002, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments

Awards and Accomplishments

1991 Singles and doubles champion at 18-and-under nationals
1992 U.S. Junior Open champion
1993 Upsets No. 5 Gabriela Sabatini at Delray Beach, Florida, one week after turning pro
1994 First American woman to reach top ten in four years
1995 Wins two singles matches and teams with Gigi Fernandez for doubles victory in U.S. 3-2 victory over France in Federation Cup semifinal
1996 Wins Olympic singles gold medal at Atlanta Summer Games
1996 Helps U.S. win Federation Cup championship
1998 U.S. Open champion; first Grand Slam victory and first American-born U.S. Open champion in 16 years
1998-99 Ranked No. 1 during parts of both years
1999 Wimbledon champion
2000 Australian Open champion
2000 Wins ESPY award from cable network ESPN for outstanding women's tennis performer

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