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She is one of only five tennis players of all-time to win a multiple slam set in two disciplines, matched only by Margaret Court, Roy Emerson, Frank Sedgman and Serena Williams.Navratilova won her last major title in 2006, adding the mixed doubles crown at the 2006 US Open to her resume just a few weeks before her 50th birthday, 32 years after her first Grand Slam title in 1974.Navratilova, Margaret Court and Maureen Connolly share the record for the most consecutive major singles titles (six).Navratilova reached 11 consecutive major singles finals, second all-time only to Steffi Graf's 13, and is the only woman ever to reach 19 consecutive major semifinals.Navratilova is also one of just three women ever to have accomplished a Career Grand Slam in women's singles and doubles, and mixed doubles, called the career "Grand Slam Boxed Set"; consisting of every senior Grand Slam title, a distinction she shares only with two others, Margaret Court and Doris Hart.Navratilova holds the records for most singles (167) and doubles titles (177) in the Open Era. 1 in singles (1982–86) remains the most dominant in professional tennis to date.
She and Serena Williams are the only Open Era players to have won six major singles crowns without the loss of a set.
; October 18, 1956) is a Czechoslovak-born American former professional tennis player and coach.
In 2005, Tennis magazine selected her as the greatest female tennis player for the years 1975 through 2005 and she is considered one of the best female tennis players of all time. 1 for a total of 332 weeks in singles, and a record 237 weeks in doubles, making her the only player in history to have held the top spot in both singles and doubles for over 200 weeks. 1 seven times, including a record of five consecutive years, as well as year-end doubles No.
In 1973, she made the quarterfinals where she lost 6–7, 4–6 to Evonne Goolagong.
She made the quarterfinals the next year and lost to Helga Masthoff (née Niessen), after again losing the first set in a tiebreak.