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Country (sports)  United States
Name  Katrina Adams
Career end  1999
Career record  182–194
Career start  1987

Prize money  $1,292,658
Height  1.65 m
Turned pro  1988
Role  Tennis Player
Retired  1999
Katrina Adams
Residence  Bradenton, Florida / White Plains, New York, United States
Born  August 5, 1968 (age 47) Chicago, IL, United States (1968-08-05)
Plays  Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Education  Northwestern University, Whitney M. Young Magnet High School
Similar People  Zina Garrison, Chanda Rubin, Larisa Neiland, Martin Blackman, Leslie Allen

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Katrina Adams (born August 5, 1968) is a former professional American tennis player from Chicago and the current president of the United States Tennis Association.

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Early life

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Adams joined a tennis program on Chicago's West Side when she was six years old. She attended Whitney Young High School, becoming Illinois High School Association singles champion in 1983 and 1984, and Northwestern University. After winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) doubles title with Diane Donnelly in 1987, she was twice voted All-American.

Results

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Adams won seven of her 20 WTA doubles titles between 1987 and 1996 partnering Zina Garrison.

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Her best Grand Slam singles result was in the 1988 Wimbledon Championships when she reached the fourth round, losing to Chris Evert 5–7 6–3 6–0.

Post-Retirement

Adams has been a television commentator for the Tennis Channel since 2003, and is also an executive director of the Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program.

References

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