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Fastest serve ever!

Sabine Lisicki holds the record for the fastest serve ever recorded on the WTA Tour. (131mph). She was playing against Ana Ivanovic in the 2014 Stanford Classic held at Stanford University in California, United States of America. You can see the video of the serve by clicking here.

Read Sabine Lisicki's profile by clicking here.

Grand Slams

Margaret Court holds the record for the most Grand Slams, she won a total of 24 Grand Slam titles.

Serena Williams holds the record for the most Grand Slams won in the Open era. With 23 Grand Slam titles to her name.

Did you know that the Venus Rosewater Dish was made in 1864 and it's the dish that the winner gets for winning the ladies singles Wimbledon Championship.

Weird stuff

Svetlana Kuznetsova cut her hair on the 24th of October 2016 during a tennis match with Agnieszka Radwańska at the 2016 WTA Finals Singapore. (She went on to win the match in 3 sets).