Legend, icon - those are just a few of the words Serena Williams uses to describe the seven players she just joined in the WTA's 700 Wins Club. Who's a role model?
WTA Staff

MIAMI, FL, USA - Serena Williams' win over Sabine Lisicki in the Miami Open quarterfinals on Wednesday was the 700th match win of her career - a milestone only seven others have passed.

We at wtatennis.com thought it would be fun to play word association with Williams about the other seven players in the WTA's 700 Wins Club - here's what she said about each and every one of them:

Martina Navratilova
(1442 career match wins)

Serena: "Legend."

Chris Evert
(1309 career match wins)

Serena: "Legend."

Steffi Graf
(902 career match wins)

Serena: "Icon."

Virginia Wade
(839 career match wins)
Serena: "Wow."

Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario
(759 career match wins)

Serena: "Dang, she was tough. One of those 700 wins came against me! Actually more than one."

Lindsay Davenport
(753 career match wins)

Serena: "Role model. I think she's a really good role model."

Conchita Martínez
(739 career match wins)

Serena: "Gosh, these people won a lot. Conchita also had one against me!"

** Note: Martínez never actually beat Serena (0-5).

Here's a look back at all the milestone wins of Williams' illustrious career:
Match Win No.1: 1997 Los Angeles qualifying (d. Amanda Basica, 6-1 6-4)
Match Win No.100: 2000 Los Angeles first round (d. Ruxandra Dragomir Ilie, 6-0 6-1)
Match Win No.200: 2002 Tokyo [Princess Cup] second round (d. Patricia Wartusch, 6-0 6-2)
Match Win No.300: 2005 Miami fourth round (d. Elena Likhovtseva, 6-4 1-6 6-4)
Match Win No.400: 2009 Sydney first round (d. Sam Stosur, 6-3 6-7(4) 7-5 - saved 4mp)
Match Win No.500: 2012 Australian Open second round (d. Barbora Strycova, 6-0 6-4)
Match Win No.600: 2013 Wimbledon third round (d. Kimiko Date-Krumm, 6-2 6-0)
Match Win No.700: 2015 Miami quarterfinals (d. Sabine Lisicki, 7-6(4) 1-6 6-3)

** Bonus Stat: Venus Williams is currently next in line to reach 700 - she's at 688 right now.