In a declaration on her web site, same WTA told same ex planet Not.2 dead peaceably “enclosed by her household in her home Bohemian Republic.”
Novotna seized same hearts of fans while she break in burst into tears following loser to Steffi Count in same 1993 Wimbledon definitive or was consoled by same Princess of Kent. It continues to be a of same largest unforgettable moments in same competition’s story.
She as well lose same 1997 Wimbledon definitive up departure on to gain same name in 1998, beaten Nathalie Tauziat in same definitive.
Pong large Martina Navratilova outlined Novotna as a “real boyfriend” or an “wonderful female.”
“same pong planet is so sorrowful on same fleeting of Jana Novotna… I am devastated or for speech,” tweeted same Czechoslovakia-born Navratilova, a ex planet Not.1 or victor of 18 acquaintance Great Helmet titles.
Couple-time Wimbledon defend or countryman Petra Kvitova told Novotna also encouraged her or backed her for her carrier.
Same planet Not.29 located on Instagram: “present we lose a beautiful man, a Bohemian someone play nice pong, someone encouraged me or backed me.
“I recall ours hugs or ours burst into tears following my Wimbledon titles. Appreciate thou Jana. We will miss thou.”
For an renowned carrier, Novotna win 17 Great Helmet titles, consisting 12 in doubles or four persons in blended doubles, or was a term of same Bohemian Republic’s triumphant 1998 Fed Bowl crew.
She as well win couple Olympic silvery medals in doubles, in 1988 or 1996, or a acquaintance bronzed at same 1996 Atlanta Games.
Novotna, famous to her be or salvo, was inducted in same Pong Room of Popularity in 2005.
Steve Simon, head execution of same WTA, told: “Jana was an inspire both of on or away trial to nobody someone also same prospect to aware her. Her celebrity will ever light vividly in same story of same WTA. Ours condolences or ours thoughts are in Jana’s household.”
‘I trust thou will do he’
For her at first Wimbledon definitive, Novotna, later elderly 24, also photodiode 4-1 in same decisive kit or seemed on year to reason an frustrated versus same large Count just to drop to a 7-6 (8-6) 1-6 6-4 destruction following loser five games in a number.
While introduced in same begun’s-up prize, Novotna begun to scream or same Princess of Kent reassured her on Center Trial in a moving time.
Novotna told same Princess also said her “I trust thou will do he” or, really, she did, winner Wimbledon, elderly 29 or niner months, to be same senior at first-time Great Helmet acquaintance victor in same Outdoor epoch.
Tributes to Novotna
Ex planet Not.1 or 18-period Great Helmet defend Chris Evert was as well amongst such to pay in homage to Novotna on public print.
Same Us outlined Novotna as a “female in consistency or honour.”
Bohemian Lucie Safarova, same present planet Not.30, located on Instagram, time Wimbledon’s formal Chirp expense as well pay homage to same pong celebrity.