“She would have preferred to have it all done at one time.” Evert had no comment on the divorce.
Norman’s lawyer, Jeff Fisher of Palm Beach, tells PEOPLE that he too has no comment.
The split between tennis star Chris Evert and golfing great Greg Norman, whose 15-month marriage ended in divorce last month, was a result of stress and strain over her teenage boys needing their mother, according to someone who observed the situation. She loves being a mother.” Evert, 55, spent Christmas in Florida with Alex 18, Nicky, 15, and Colton 13, then over the long New Year’s weekend flew to Hawaii with Colton, a friend of his and one of her girlfriends. RELATED: Chris Evert and Greg Norman: What Went Wrong?
It’s enough to have been back at Wimbledon, a place she loves.
“They must never change the grass or the rules about wearing white.” And to find herself happy again.
“In those days we didn’t let each other into our private lives but she knew I wasn’t Little Miss Icicle.
Now we talk about relationships and laugh about the old days.” Navratilova hasn’t blabbed, but those mysterious “friends” who crop up when there is gossip to be dispensed have voiced various theories as to what went wrong with the Evert/Norman match.