Jennifer Capriati

Tennis Player
Born Mar 29, 1976

Jennifer Marie Capriati is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player, and the winner of three women's singles championships in Grand Slam tournaments. Capriati made her professional debut in 1990 at the age of 13 years 11 months when she reached the finals of the hard court tournament in Boca Raton, Florida, losing there to Gabriela Sabatini.… Read More

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1976 Birth Born on March 29, 1976.


1990 14 Years Old Capriati set a number of youngest-ever records at the start of her career. She made her professional debut in 1990 at the age of 13 years 11 months, reaching the final of the hard-court tournament in Boca Raton, Florida. … Read More
…  A member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, she won three singles championships in Grand Slam tournaments, a gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics, reached the World No. 1 ranking, and is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time.
1993 17 Years Old At her first tournament of 1993, in Sydney, Capriati defeated third-ranked Sabatini in the semifinals before defeating Anke Huber in the final. … Read More
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Capriati only played one match in 1994, losing in the first round of Philadelphia to Anke Huber. … Read More
1995 19 Years Old She did not play at all in 1995. … Read More


1997 21 Years Old In January 1997, Capriati reached the final in Sydney for the second time in her career, defeating World No. 9 Lindsay Davenport en route to her only top-10 win of the year, losing to Martina Hingis in the final. … Read More
1998 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Capriati did not play the first half of 1998. … Read More
1999 23 Years Old 1 More Event
During the next two years, Capriati slowly returned to championship form, winning her first title in six years in Strasbourg in 1999 and regaining a top-20 ranking.
2000 24 Years Old At the 2000 Australian Open, Capriati reached her first Grand Slam semifinal in nine years before losing to eventual champion Lindsay Davenport in straight sets. … Read More
At the 2001 Australian Open, the reinvigorated Capriati became the lowest seed to ever win the championship when she defeated Martina Hingis in straight sets for her first Grand Slam championship. … Read More
2002 26 Years Old A week after the 2002 WTA Championships, Capriati had eye surgery in order to remove pterygiums (sun spots) from both eyes. … Read More
In the opening round of the 2003 Australian Open Capriati lost to unseeded and unheralded Marlene Weingärtner. … Read More


In April 2009, the media announced that Capriati would appear on the ABC television reality series The Superstars.
2010 34 Years Old In 2010, she required treatment for a drug overdose. … Read More
2013 37 Years Old In 2013, Capriati was charged with battery and stalking after reportedly following and striking former boyfriend Ivan Brennan on Valentine's Day. … Read More
2014 38 Years Old In 2014, the state attorney's office in Palm Beach County, Florida, announced that Capriati had completed 30 hours of community service and four hours of anger management counseling in connection with the incident.
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