Vinci rallies Italy past U.S. in Fed Cup

RIMINI, Italy, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Roberta Vinci's singles victory rallied Italy and her doubles win with Sara Errani Sunday lifted her country to a 3-2 Fed Cup decision over the United States.
U.S. Fed Cup team has newcomers vs. Italy

U.S. Fed Cup team has newcomers vs. Italy

RIMINI, Italy, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Jamie Hampton and Varvara Lepchenko play their first Fed Cup matches this weekend, taking the U.S. singles spots against Italy.
Williams sisters on U.S. Olympic team

Williams sisters on U.S. Olympic team

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 26 (UPI) -- Olympic veterans Andy Roddick and Serena and Venus Williams have been chosen for the U.S. team to compete in tennis at the Summer Games in London.
Williams sisters to play in Fed Cup

Williams sisters to play in Fed Cup

MELBOURNE, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Serena and Venus Williams said they will play for the United States in next week's Fed Cup Group II quarterfinal against Belarus.

Fernandez names U.S. Fed Cup team

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Melanie Oudin and Bethanie Mattek-Sands will lead Team USA against defending champion Italy at the Fed Cup final, captain Mary Joe Fernandez said Tuesday.
Oudin leads U.S. in Fed Cup semis

Oudin leads U.S. in Fed Cup semis

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 14 (UPI) -- Melanie Oudin was tabbed to lead the U.S. team into its best-of-five Fed Cup semifinal next week against Russia.
Williams sisters win another doubles title

Williams sisters win another doubles title

MELBOURNE, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Serena and Venus Williams claimed a straight-set victory Friday over top-seeded Cara Black and Liezel Huber in the women's doubles final at the Australian Open.

U.S. tops Czechs, gains Fed Cup final

BRNO, Czech Republic, April 26 (UPI) -- Liezel Huber and Bethanie Mattek-Sands rallied to win their doubles match against the Czech Republic Sunday, sending the United States on to the Fed Cup finals.

U.S. advances in Fed Cup

SURPRISE, Ariz., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- The United States, with wins by Melanie Oudin and the doubles team of Julie Ditty and Liezel Huber, beat Argentina 3-2 to reach the Fed Cup semifinals.

U.S. Fed Cup team announced

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Captain Mary Jo Fernandez included 17-year-old Melanie Oudin when she announced the United States Fed Cup team for the match against Argentina next month.

Black and Huber take doubles championship

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Cara Black and Liezel Huber, the top-seeded team, won the women's U.S. Open doubles title Sunday, beating Lisa Raymond and Samantha Smith in straight sets.
American Olympic tennis team named

American Olympic tennis team named

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 26 (UPI) -- James Blake and both Venus and Serena Williams were named Thursday to the U.S. tennis team that will compete in this summer's Beijing Olympics.
Big Russian names on Fed Cup team

Big Russian names on Fed Cup team

MOSCOW, April 25 (UPI) -- Russia, featuring a pair of top-six players in Svetlana Kuznetsova and Anna Chakvetadze, is host to a U.S. team this weekend in a Federation Cup semifinal.

Russia, U.S. finalize Fed Cup teams

MOSCOW, April 16 (UPI) -- Svetlana Kuznetsova leads Russia in its Fed Cup semifinal against the United States next week in Moscow.

Kuznetsova rallies to earn spot in quarter

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova fought off an upset bid Wednesday, but No. 2 seed Daniela Hantuchova was ousted from the Pilot Pen.
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Liezel Huber
Venus Williams (L) of the USA and her sister Serena congratulated one another as they take on Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Liezel Huber of the USA in women's doubles finals match at the US Open Tennis Championship on September 14, 2009 in New York. Serena Williams has been fined $10,500 for unsportsmanlike conduct during her semifinal match against Kim Clijsters on September 12 and may face further penalties for berating a line judge. UPI/Monika Graff

Liezel Huber (born August 21, 1976 in Durban) is a tennis player from South Africa who competes for, resides in, and is a naturalized citizen of the United States. Huber has won four Grand Slam titles in women's doubles with partner Cara Black, and two mixed doubles titles with Bob Bryan. From November 12, 2007, she was the co-World No. 1 in Doubles with Cara Black. On April 19, 2010, Huber became the sole No. 1 for the first time in her career.

At age 15, she moved to the United States to attend Van Der Meer Tennis Academy in Hilton Head, S.C., in 1992. Huber has since resided in the U.S. She is married to Tony Huber, an American.

In 2005, Huber started a foundation to raise money and gather basic supplies to assist the victims of Hurricane Katrina.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Liezel Huber."
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