Classic Tennis Style

I’m not much of a tennis guy, but I do enjoy watching Wimbledon.  Congratulations to Roger Federer for winning his seventh Wimbledon championship.  Watching Federer play is like watching Greg Maddox pitch – he’s like a surgeon.

In honor – how about some classic tennis style?:

Rene Lacoste

Fred Perry

Arthur Ashe

Jimmy Connors

Bjorn Borg

Ivan Lendl

John McEnroe

Richie Tenenbaum

 Images courtesy of Google Image Search

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3 Comments

  1. 07/09/2012 / 10:35 AM

    Love seeing R.T. up there…”He’s taken off his shoes and one of his socks, and…actually, I think he’s crying.”

  2. JRS
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    07/10/2012 / 8:01 AM

    @Ken – I agree. I love how everyone is sitting watching…

  3. Clay
    07/10/2012 / 7:18 PM

    Thankfully, tennis shorts have gotten longer, but not Rafael Nadal long. Roger Federer sets the standard for all time for play, titles, and dress. He is without peer.

    Having said that, tennis wasn’t more entertaining than when John McEnroe was playing. Remember – he was still highly ranked well into his 30s and his play was so classical. He retired in 1992 at age 33, ranking 20th in the world at the time.

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