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Alexandra Stevenson

Tennis Player
Female
Born Dec 21, 1980

Alexandra Winfield Stevenson is a professional tennis player. She made her professional debut in 1999 at Wimbledon, two weeks following graduation from La Jolla Country Day School. At the Wimbledon Championships, Stevenson became the first woman qualifier in the Tennis Open Era to reach the semi-finals. It was her second time at Wimbledon, having competed the year before in the Junior Wimbledon Championships.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Alexandra Stevenson.

CHILDHOOD

1980 Birth Born on December 15, 1980.

TEENAGE

Stevenson made her professional tennis debut in 1999 at Wimbledon, two weeks after graduating from La Jolla Country Day School. … Read More
2000 19 Years Old In 2000 and 2001 Stevenson, often pitted against top 20 players – including Nathalie Tauziat, Mary Pierce, Martina Hingis, Monica Seles, Amanda Coetzer, Lisa Raymond, Dominique Van Roost, Julie Halard, Jennifer Capriati, Serena Williams, and Venus Williams – worked on her aggressive all-court playing style as she found her way in the professional game.

TWENTIES

2001 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Stevenson reached the quarterfinals at Quebec City in 2001, and the quarterfinals at Linz, defeating Arantxa Sánchez Vicario en route. … Read More
2002 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, prior to the European indoors, she lost to Monica Seles in the Tokyo quarterfinals 7–6(11–9), 7–6(11–9) and there were no breaks of serve until the tiebreakers. … Read More
2003 - 2004 2 More Events
In 2006, following 18 months of shoulder strengthening, Stevenson began to mount a comeback.
2008 27 Years Old Updated June 8, 2008 … Read More
2009 28 Years Old By 2009, Stevenson gained shoulder strength and posted strong results.
2010 29 Years Old In 2010, Kevin Wilk, Dr. Andrews physical therapist said that Stevenson's shoulder "feels like a non-surgical arm."

THIRTIES

2012 31 Years Old Stevenson won the Sarasota Clay Court Invitational April 2012. … Read More
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