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23/01/1983 Tennis great Björn Borg retires at 26

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Björn Borg calls Federer 'best ever'

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BJÖRN BORG, Tennis Legend

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Bjorn Borg v John McEnroe - A Tribute

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Bjorn Borg vs John McEnroe | The 1980 tie-break in full

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John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg on Roger Federer

After Borg, at 26, announced his retirement, he grew estranged from the coach who had been a father figure to him. When Borg attempted a comeback nine years later, the tennis star chose to train not with Bergelin, but with Welsh martial-arts guru Ron Thatcher, also known as Tia Honsai.
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    • Personal 

    • 1972-3 – Davis Cup debut and first year on the tour 

    • 1974 – First French Open title 

    • 1975 – Retained French Open title 

    • 1976 – First Wimbledon title 

    • 1977 – Second Wimbledon title and world No.1 ranking 

    • 1978 – French and Wimbledon titles 

    • 1979 – French and Wimbledon titles and year-end No.1 ranking 

    • 1980 – French and Fifth consecutive Wimbledon title 

    • 1981 – Sixth and final French Open title 

    • 1982-91 – Retirement 

    • Failed comeback 

    • Playing style 

    • Film 

    • Memorabilia preserved 

    • Distinctions and honors 

    • Recognition 

    • Laver Cup