Over the years at Wimbledon there have been some very young but very outstanding Wimbledon players. Age it seems has not been a factor in just how well these players performed at the Wimbledon Championships throughout the years. Here we take you through some of the highlights of the younger players to have made such an impression on the tennis courts at Wimbledon.
Bjon Borg at the age of 20 set a record in 1976 becoming the youngest men’s champion, however this was not to last and was surpassed by Boris Becker.
The awesome German player Boris Becker was just 17 years old when he won the Wimbledon Championships in 1985. He became the youngest winner ever of the [...]
Ranking can be a little complex to understand. The player’s ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) Ranking is based on the total points they have managed to gain in the following nineteen tournaments (in fact this is eighteen if they did not manage to qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals).4 Grand Slam tournaments • 8 mandatory ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments • The previous ATP World Tour Finals count until the Monday following the final regular-season ATP event of the following year and • The best 6 results from all of the ATP World Tour 500, ATP World Tour 250, ATP Challenger Tour, Futures Series, Olympics and Davis Cup tournaments played within the calendar [...]