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The UK edition of Esquire ranked the 25 coolest sportsmen of all time and Björn Borg and Fred Perry are on the list. What, no Panatta? A crime. While Esquire doesn’t list them in any sort of numerical...

This is so cool I can’t believe it. Fila is a sponsor of the WTA’s Porsche Tennis Grand Prix event (going on now) and this also coincides with the launch of a new line called “Be Individual.” The...

Swedish legend Björn Borg has decided to come out of retirement, and will begin play on the ATP Tour starting now. His first event will be at the U.S. Clay Court Championships beginning Monday in Houston,...

[social_warfare]Found ’em. A month ago, I wrote a story on my tennis Holy Grail– the late 1970s-early 1980s Bj socks that Björn Borg wore. They were not from Fila- they were made by a company...

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;...

Iconic, the latest Björn Borg collection of underthings, culls creative inspiration from its namesake’s game. Watch but consider yourself warned. This video is a bit racy – perhaps only...

The International Tennis Hall of Fame is gearing up for the annual presentation of tennis’ highest honor, Hall of Fame induction, which will be celebrated this weekend at the Hall of Fame in Newport,...

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,...

  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...