[ nav-ruh-ti-loh-vuh, nahv- ]
/ ˌnæv rə tɪˈloʊ və, ˌnɑv- /
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Martina, born 1956, U.S. tennis player, born in the former Czechoslovakia.
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She has won 71 percent of the 638 games she’s played, compared with Navratilova, who won slightly less than 71 percent of 617 games.Can Iga Świątek Keep Her Winning Streak Going At Wimbledon?|Jonathon Braden|June 27, 2022|FiveThirtyEight
In other ways, though, both Navratilova and Graf outdid Świątek.Can Iga Świątek Keep Her Winning Streak Going At Wimbledon?|Jonathon Braden|June 27, 2022|FiveThirtyEight
Then there are the names like Billie Jean King, Martina Navratilova, Sheryl Swoopes, Brian Boitano and others.The Jason Collins Effect: Yes, They Can|Nicholas McCarvel|April 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That reaction shows how the landscape has shifted in the time since Navratilova came out.Yes He Did! Jason Collins Answers the Coming Out Call for Gay Athletes|Nicholas McCarvel|April 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
So was tennis great Martina Navratilova, who played in the 2004 Athens games.Caster Semenya And The IOC’s Olympics Gender Bender|Jesse Ellison|July 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We see her liberal Libra spirit in other Scales ladies like Susan Sarandon, Janeane Garofalo, and Martina Navratilova.The Stars Predict Your Week|Starsky + Cox|October 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Navratilova
/ (næˌvrætɪˈləʊvə) /
Martina. born 1956, Czech-born US tennis player: winner of 59 Grand Slam titles (1974–2006), comprising eighteen singles titles (including a record nine at Wimbledon), 31 doubles titles (a record) , and ten mixed doubles titles
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