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SHARE THIS ARTICLEBack in the day, Björn Borg cranked out his eleven Grand Slam titles in his iconic Fila outfits. (“Iconic” is an overused buzz word, but as far as tennis fashion goes, it’s...

SHARE THIS ARTICLESwedish sportswear brand Björn Borg is diving into politics with an anti border walls message cleverly communicated with a tennis match being called the Borg Open. Each player played...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThe third Slam of the year is underway. The Championships, as Wimbledon is often referred to, is a fortnight of tennis elegance, British style. We picked out a few select fun to own Wimbledon...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThe Borg/McEnroe trailer is out! When you think of all-time great tennis battles, it doesn’t get a whole lot bigger or better than the classic rivalry between John McEnroe and Björn...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEInteresting news today. You may have heard, a biographic film called Borg/McEnroe is in the works scheduled to release September 2017. The film, directed by Janus Metz, is a Swedish...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThe 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...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThis 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...

SHARE THIS ARTICLESwedish 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...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE[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...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEWhen 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...