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Chris Evert

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Alfano, Peter. "Evert's Retirement Plan Includes a Cutback in her Schedule."New York Times (January 28, 1989): section 1, p. 47.

Berkow, Ira. "The Lady Was Deadly."New York Times (August 31, 1989): D19.

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Deford, Frank. "A pair beyond compare."Sports Illustrated (May 26, 1986): 70.

"Evert to Serve as Tennis Publisher."Mediaweek (December 11, 2000): 56.

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Finn, Robin. "Evert Bows out as Garrison Prevails, 7-6, 6-2."New York Times (September 6, 1989): D21.

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