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Björn Borg

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Bjorn Borg: Where is he now?

 

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Bjorn Borg 'Pure Ice Moment' at US Open 1978 Final

 

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EXCLUSIVE TENNIS MATCH: Legends Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe team up for doubles

 

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Bjorn Borg v John McEnroe - A Tribute

 

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Bjorn Borg's son makes his Roland Garros debut | The Break

Björn Rune Borg is a Swedish former world No. 1 tennis player widely considered to be one of the greatest players in the history of the sport. Between 1974 and 1981 he became the first man in the Open Era to win 11 Grand Slam singles titles. He also won three year-end championships and 16 Grand Prix Super Series titles. Overall, he set numerous records that still stand. Borg is the first player to win six French Open singles titles and was undefeated in French Open finals.
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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