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Davenport withdraws at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 20 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Ana Ivanovic coasted in her quarterfinal match Thursday and Lindsay Davenport withdrew with a back injury at the Pacific Life Open.

Sharapova reaches Pac Life semis

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 20 (UPI) -- Russian star Maria Sharapova dispatched No. 5 seed Daniela Hantuchova 7-6 (7-2), 6-1 Wednesday to reach the semifinals of the $2.1 million Pacific Life Open.

Ivanovic rebounds for win

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 19 (UPI) -- Top-seed Ana Ivanovic dropped her first set against 13th-seed Francesca Schiavone Tuesday before rallying for a fourth-round win in the Pacific Life Open.

Ivanovic breezes at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 18 (UPI) -- Top seed Ana Ivanovic of Serbia easily dispatched No. 31 Tathiana Garbin of Italy Monday in third-round action of the $2.1 million Pacific Life Open.
Davenport rolls in Memphis final

Davenport rolls in Memphis final

MEMPHIS, March 1 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport beat Olga Govortsova in straight sets Saturday in the final at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis.
Davenport to play for Memphis title

Davenport to play for Memphis title

MEMPHIS, Feb. 29 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport earned a berth in the championship match Friday at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis.

Davenport reaches Memphis semifinals

MEMPHIS, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport and Shahar Peer advanced to the semifinals Thursday at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis.

Davenport reaches Memphis quarterfinals

MEMPHIS, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport, seeking her second title of the year, coasted into the quarterfinals Wednesday at the Morgan Keegan Championships.

U.S. beats Germany 4-1 in Fed Cup quarters

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport and Ashley Harkleroad won Monday to give the United States a 4-1 victory over Germany in the Fed Cup quarterfinals.

U.S.-Germany Fed Cup match postponed

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- The U.S.-Germany Fed Cup quarterfinal matches in California were postponed until Monday because of rain.

Davenport loses at Fed Cup

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport lost in the opening singles rubber of the Fed Cup quarterfinal Saturday, setting up a 1-1 tie between the United States and Germany.

Davenport leads U.S. in Fed Cup

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Lindsay Davenport will lead off for the United States Saturday when the Fed Cup quarterfinals begin at the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club.

Davenport to join U.S. Fed Cup team

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The United States Tennis Association announced Wednesday Lindsay Davenport has joined the American Fed Cup team.
Jankovic escapes upset at Australian Open

Jankovic escapes upset at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Jelena Jankovic fought off several match points before claiming a tough first-round victory Monday at the Australian Open.
Tough half of Australian draw for Henin

Tough half of Australian draw for Henin

MELBOURNE, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- World No. 1 women's tennis player Justine Henin found herself in a tough draw for the 2008 Australian Open, which opens Monday.
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MIA2000032602- 26 MARCH 2000-MIAMI, FLORIDA, USA: Lindsay Davenport ranked # 2 in the world in action against opponent Silvija Talaja (22) March 26 during early round action. Davenport moved on in the Ericcson open in Key Biscayne, Fl. UPI sk/Susan Knowles
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Infobox last updated on: April 14, 2008.

Lindsay Ann Davenport (born June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California) is a former World No. 1 American professional tennis player. She has won three Grand Slam singles tournaments and an Olympic gold medal in singles. In 2005, Tennis magazine ranked her as the 29th-best player of the preceding forty years. She is one of only four women (the others being Steffi Graf, Martina Navratilova, and Chris Evert) since 1975 who has been the year-end World No. 1 at least four times. Davenport finished 1998, 2001, 2004, and 2005 as the top ranked player.

Davenport is the daughter of Wink Davenport, who was a member of the U.S. volleyball team at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, and Ann Davenport. She attended both Chadwick School in Palos Verdes Peninsula, California and Murrieta Valley High School in Murrieta, California. Davenport currently owns a home in the Irvine, California neighborhood of Shady Canyon.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Lindsay Davenport."
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