In March this year, a spokeswoman for Ms Capriati denounced the stalking charges as “over-exaggeration”.
1 ranking, and is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time.
A single word is all that's needed to sum up Capriati's ascent to No. And the word that best describes why it took her so long: demons. They were with her when she battled back from drug addiction to claim her first Grand Slam title. Some of us do a better job of managing them than others.
They will be with her when she delivers her acceptance speech at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R. Few of us have been forced to manage them in front of cameras at such a young age.
She said: “Jen is recovering fully and speedily.” Capriati remains unmarried but has in the past dated Friends actor Matthew Perry and Belgian tennis player Xavier Malisse.
Neighbours at her apartment building saw ambulance crews going in with oxygen equipment.