She came unstuck against Martina Navratilova in the final but blamed an argument with her father on the eve of the final for her loss with her dad reportedly locking her out of her apartment. Olga Morozova, Soviet Union Morozova won the junior singles title in 1965, and nine years later reached the final of the main event, where she lost to Chris Evert. Alongside brother John, became the first brother and sister team to win a slam together with doubles success in 1980.The Soviet player was also beaten in two mixed doubles final alongside Alex Metreveli. Never reached the single’s final but had two last-four showings in '79 and '80. Samantha Stosur, Australia A surprising choice given her failure to get beyond the third round of the singles, but Stosur has been consistently proficient in the doubles.The Aussie has two mixed Wimbledon doubles titles to her name, and has reached the final of the women’s doubles event on three occasions. Nathalie Tauziat, France The first cousin of French World Cup winner Didier Deschamps, Tauziat had a solid serve-volley game that took her all the way to the Wimbledon final in 1998. Lisa Raymond, USA A doubles specialist, Raymond won two women’s doubles titles and one mixed – at the grand old age of 38.

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The tenacious blonde's run to final came just two years after she lifted the girls' title. Sabine Lisicki, Germany The current world record holder for fastest serve by a female tennis player (131mph), the German reached a first ever grand slam final in London back in 2013.

Lisicki stopped the overwhelming favourite Serena Williams in her tracks, ending the American’s 34-winning streak in the fourth round en route to a showdown with Marion Bartoli.

But Lisicki didn’t show up in the final, losing in straight sets and ended the afternoon in floods of tears. Helen Gourlay Cawley (pictured right), Australia Claimed the doubles title alongside Jo Anne Russell in 1977, was also the same year she matched her best achievement in the singles with a fourth-round showing. Rennae Stubbs, Australia Was in a long-term relationship with partner Lisa Raymond when she clinched the first of her two doubles titles in 2001.

She teamed up with Cara Black three years later to repeat her success.

The out-spoken, tough-talking Aussie was never shy to discuss her sexuality and recorded more doubles triumphs than any other Australian woman. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland A popular player on the women’s circuit, the Pole came close to clinching her first slam title in south-west London back in 2012 only to suffer a three-set defeat to Serena Williams in a rain-delayed final. Jo Durie, Great Britain Partnering compatriot and tank-top wearing Jeremy Bates, the duo became the first British mixed doubles pair to win the title for 51 years.

The duo also reached an additional three mixed doubles quarter-finals at Wimbledon in 86, 90 and 93.

Durie’s best singles performance was a last-eight showing in 84 having beaten a 15-year-old Steffi Graf in a memorable fourth-round match. Vera Zvonareva, Russia Was surprise package of 2010 Championships as she reached final despite being a lowly 21st seed. It proved to be the closest she came to a single’s slam title.

Notched a doubles title with Israel’s Andy Ram in 2006 as they beat the American powerhouse duo of Venus Williams and Bob Bryan. Sue Barker, Great Britain Tennis fans under the age of 20 might be unaware that BBC’s most-loved and cherished anchorwoman was actually a decent tennis player in her hey-day.

Sue was on course to set-up an all-British final in 1977 against Virginia Wade but surprisingly lost to Betty Stove in the last four. Francoise Durr, France The diminutive Frenchwoman reached the Wimbledon semi-final in 1970, and lost an astonishing six women’s doubles finals.

Her only final success at SW19 came in the mixed doubles in 1976, with the Australian Tony Roche. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia A superb striker of the ball, Hantuchova’s skill has never been in question but her mental strength has often been criticised.

A mixed doubles winner in 2001 with Leos Friedl, the long-legged blonde’s best in the singles was a quarter-final appearance in 2005. Andrea Jaeger, USA Dished out Billie Jean King’s most humiliating defeat at Wimbledon and in King's final ever contest at SW19, dropping just two games in her semi-final victory back in 1983.