Swiss professional tennis player who achieved six Grand Slam singles quarterfinals, one Grand Slam singles semifinal, and defeated two World No. 1s.
She began playing tennis as a girl.
She once ranked as World No. 7; from 1993 until 2011, she was a fixture on the WTA tour.
She married her coach Rainer Hoffmann in 2003; Hoffman had been convicted of embezzlement in 2002.
She competed against Anna Kournikova.