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Category Archives: Bjorn Borg

When Bjorn Borg started his tennis career, he wore Slazenger or Fred Perry clothing- at least that’s what most of the photos suggest. I remember one TV interview with Borg and the great Fred Perry;...

Squeeking it in before year-end. Here are my picks for 2014's best (and most innovative) tennis fashions: Dominika Cibulkova in Lacoste at the Australian Open. Notes – Classic with a...

We've already seen my current tennis Christmas wish list – items that are readily available at fine retailers everywhere (like our sponsor Tennis Warehouse). But even the mighty TW doesn't...

Santa will be making his yearly trek around the globe on the 24th, and hopefully he has some of these tennis items in his bag!  How about the Nike Men's Winter Premier RF Sweater. Either style-...

..I might want to fly down to Necker Island in The British Virgin Islands, to take part in the Necker Cup, a six-day/five-nightPro-Am Tennis Event hosted by Sir Richard Branson.  It started...

Here at the Tennis Identity Northern California Bureau (didn't know there was such a thing, did you) it's finally..FINALLY getting cooler out. Which makes this new velour retro-themed line from...

Did you know there’s a  Björn Borg sports and casualwear line? (In addition to the underwear line that started the company off.) The tenniswear line is clean and contemporary- no pinstripes,...

Back in the day, Diadora had a huge profile in tennis – Borg, Vilas, Becker, Capriati, Courier, Cash and Kuerten all wore their shoes (and in the case of the last three, also their clothing.)  My...

  gettyimages.comWe all know Björn Borg's famous Fila pinstripe look. Did you know that he wore another separate clothing line at the same time? True. Borg started with Fila in 1976...

© FilaHow many of you remember this tennis shirt? It is, in fact, the first Fila White Line Collection polo that Björn Borg ever wore. It resides in Fila’s archives and museum in Biella, Italy....