July 16, 1979 | Frank Deford
Bjorn Borg is the first player to win the singles title at Wimbledon four years in a row since Anthony F. Wilding of New Zealand did so in 1910-13. Before 1922 it was relatively easy for the champion to repeat,...
May 23, 1960 | Herbert Warren Wind
May 16, 1960 | Herbert Warren Wind
August 29, 1955 | Robert Gordon Menzies
August 15, 1955
Forty-one years ago this week, in an opening Davis Cup match, Maurice McLoughlin (above), for the U.S., edged out Norman Brookes of Australia in one of tennis history's most memorable sets. Brookes, the veteran...