Chris Evert is a skilled tennis player, wo has won 18 Grand Slam singles titles, and three doubles win. Evert was the year-end world number one singles player seven times.
Chris Every won 157 singles titles and 32 doubles titles in his career. Chris reached more Grand Slam singles finals than any other player in professional tennis history.
Chris Evert and Andy Mill Are happily married, she is known to be a downhill skier, they married in 1988 after Martina Navratilova introduced them.
Andy is a former U.S. Ski Team alpine ski racer. Andy was a two-time Olympian who mostly competed in the downhill and combined races on the World Cup circuit.
After Andy won the downhill at the 1976 U.S. Alpine Championships, Andy won the downhill at the Olympics. Andy raced in the 1978 World Championships in Garmisch, West Germany, and the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, where he finished 16th in the downhill.
Andy’s racing career was cut short in January 1981 when he was involved in a major collision during a training run on the Lauberhorn in Wengen, Switzerland.
Chris filed for divorce on November 13, 2006. On December 4, 2006, the divorce was formalized, with Chris giving Andy a settlement of $7 million in cash and securities.
Andy Mill and Chris Evert have three children. Alexander, their first son, was born in 1991 and will be 31 years old by 2022.
Nicholas, their second son, was born in 1994 and will be 28 years old by 2022. Colton, their third son, was born in 1996 and will be 26 in 2022.
She began receiving tennis lessons from her father, Jimmy Evert, when she was five years old. By 1969, Chris had risen to the top of the under-14 girls’ rankings in the United States.
She also competed in her first senior event that year, reaching the semifinals in her birthplace of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, before losing in three sets to Mary-Ann Eisel.
Chris won the national 16-and-under title in 1970 and was invited to a clay-court event in Charlotte, North Carolina. In the first round, Evert, 15, upset Françoise Dürr in straight sets before overcoming Margaret Court 7–6, 7–6 in the semifinals.
Margaret was the world’s number one player and had recently completed the Grand Slam in singles. As a result of these accomplishments, Chris was named to the United States Wightman Cup team as the competition’s youngest player ever.
Chris made her Grand Slam tournament debut at the age of 16 at the 1971 U.S. Open after winning the national 16-and-under title.
Chris was named Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year four times and was the first female athlete to be named Sports Illustrated’s “Sportswoman of the Year” in 1976.
In April 1985, the Women’s Sports Foundation named Chris the “Greatest Woman Athlete of the Last 25 Years.” Chris presided over the Women’s Tennis Association from 1975 to 1976 and from 1983 to 1991.
In 1995, Evert became te fourth player in history to be unanimously inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, following a global poll of 185 sportswriters.