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Hana Mandlikova

Highlights

Hana Mandlikova’s history at Roland Garros through 5 crucial matches
Hana being the most challenging player to Navratilova’s bid for Grand Slam
Hana clinches second Grand Slam Title
Hana upsets Steffi Graf and lost to Evert in semis

Bio

Hana Mandlikova, pure tennis talent? 
They are the ones who speak best about it:

4 Grand Slam victories from 8 finals played, 26 WTA Tour victories, 3 Federation Cups and a world No. 3 ranking are the factual summaries of Hana Mandlikova’s career.

Beyond the facts and figures, Hana Mandlikova’s greatest victory is to have made a success of her life and to be happy:

 

As you get older, tennis matches are not as important as life, or kids, or family — things like that. I think the most important thing, when you stop playing tennis… is to enjoy your life and to be happy.”

Hana Mandlikova

WTA Legends, May 2020

Year-by-year

Relive every tournament Hana played, AS IF YOU WERE THERE!

About this website

May 24, 2024 updates

from May 24th : retrospective for some Hana’s best  French Opens

1985  Federation Cup, Nagoya : 3rd consecutive win for Hana and Czech team

1982 US OPEN , Hana saves her 1982 season, reaching final losing to Chrissie.

1983 Virginia Slims of New Jersey , Hana loses a close contest versus Jo Durie in final.

Check Hana’s Youtube Channel, which is now over 300,000 views. More than 60 videos of matches, highlights, portraits, latest one : highlights of Hana’s 1987 Brisbane final against Pam Shriver

2022 VIDEO INTERVIEW  One hour video for Tennis Hall of Fame, filmed in Delray Beach.  Hana  reflects on her versatile playing style, career highlights, Federation Cup 1986 with Navratilova’s come back in Prag and joy of motherhood.

The essence of Roland Garros
Hana’s epopée!