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Arantxa Sanchez Vicario - Chronology

Famous Sports StarsTennisArantxa Sanchez Vicario Biography - Professional At Fourteen, Stuns Graf, A Decade Of Winning, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments - CONTACT INFORMATION, SELECTED WRITINGS BY SANCHEZ VICARIO:


1971 Born in Barcelona, Spain
1985 Ranked first among Spain's female tennis players
1986 Turns professional at the age of fourteen
1987 Makes first appearance at a Grand Slam event at the French Open
1989 Wins first Grand Slam title at the French Open
1992 Attains No. 1 doubles ranking (October 19-November 15)
1994 Wins two Grand Slam titles, the French Open and the U.S. Open
1995 Attains No. 1 singles ranking (February 6-19; February 27-April 9; May 15-June 11)
1995-97 Regains No. 1 doubles ranking (February 13-26, 1995; March 27-November 5, 1995; November 13-April 6, 1997)
1998 Wins third French Open title
2000 Takes extended break after the end of the season
2002 Announces retirement on November 12

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