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Seeded: 6

Ranked: 6

Age: 30

Country: United States

2012 Match Record: 27-3

2012 Singles Titles: 2

Career Singles Titles: 41

Major Titles: 13 _ Wimbledon (‘02, `03, `09, `10), U.S. Open (‘99, `02, `08), Australian Open (‘03, `05, `07, `09, `10), French Open (‘02)

Last 5 Wimbledons: `11-4th, `10-W, `09-W, `08-F, `07-QF

Topspin: Fell to 46-1 in first-round matches at Grand Slam tournaments with stunning loss to Virginie Razzano in opener at Roland Garros. … “Whether I had won in Paris or lost like I did in the first round, I am always extremely motivated. If anything, you know, I think losing makes me even more motivated,” she said Saturday. … Withdrew from Italian Open with a back injury before her semifinal match there in May. … Shortly after winning Wimbledon in 2010, cut her foot on glass, leading to a series of health issues, including clots in her lungs; returned to the tour in June 2011. … Reached the Wimbledon final in six of her last nine appearances.


Seeded: 7

Ranked: 7

Age: 21

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