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"I've always been used to keeping it all inside but it was only tactics, because, as when you play poker, you have to show as little as possible to your opponent, you don't have to bring your weaknesses out and exploit his. For me, the perfect example of how to be on a tennis court is Chang" - Stefan Edberg on his on court attitude. Read the interview

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141. The child of fortune
(Old articles/Mix)
...  Boris Becker enjoys nightlife; Peter Graf – Steffi’s father- got involved in a complicated love affair with an attractive glamor model; Martina Navratilova prefers ladies, Bjorn Borg faced a trial last ...
... given him a lesson in three sets leveraging the little moral consistency of his rival. He went on court willing to pursue the other Swede Bjorn Borg’s record, who won the title at the All England Club ...
from Los Angeles Times by Thomas Bonk NEW YORK — For years, people have wondered if there is anybody in tennis more boring than Stefan Edberg. The answer is probably not. Sure, like Bjorn Borg and ...
144. The coolest champion
(Old articles/Mix)
... you won Wimbledon? Why are the Swedes so good? What are your weaknesses? Why do you play differently from the other Swedes? Aresmil you the next Bjorn Borg? But Edberg only smiled at the reporter. "Oh ...
145. Stefan Edberg's serve
(Old articles/Technique)
... I most watched while I was on tour this year. This Swede doesn't look like a product of the school of his country, characterized by the style of Bjorn Borg and some of his  followers, like Mats Wilander ...
146. Stefan Edberg Wimbledon 1988 quotes
(Old articles/Wimbledon)
... Dring the whole of Wimbledon, I never thought once about losing. I mean I slept very well the night before we finished the final, and I really believed in myself." On Bjorn Borg "I watched all the Wimbledon ...
147. Edberg rings the number
(Old articles/Wimbledon)
... becoming the first Swede to win the men's title at Wimbledon since Bjorn Borg edged John McEnroe in the match of the century in 1980. Of course this was not Edberg's first Grand Slam title. He is a two ...
148. Madison's gentlemen
(Old articles/Masters Cup)
... 40 per minute, just like Bjorn Borg's, the Swedish legendary player. "When you grow in a small town, you're not very rich, and you love sports, you have only either football or hockey, or tennis".  ...
...  because he had won the last two matches easily against the player who is considered the Swedish leader and the first real Bjorn Borg's heir. Instead Wilander won, after a battle lasted three hours and ...
150. Wilander - Edberg, Swedish semifinal
(Old articles/US Open)
... either Stefan Edberg or Mats Wilander. The last Swede to reach this stage was Bjorn Borg, who lost to McEnroe in '81 his fourth final in the Us Open, a really bewitched tournament for him. Edberg  ...
151. Stefan Edberg: best of the Swedes?
(Old articles/Mix)
... imitating Bjorn Borg. "I always practiced a lot on my serve," he recalls, "the second as well as the first. And I always liked to volley." Nobody insisted that he couldn't win that way on clay because, ...
152. The team in blond
(Old articles/Davis Cup)
An article from: La Repubblica "Behind our success there's the will to grow far from the shadow of Borg" Sweden, one more Davis Cup. How a country with just 8,3 millions inhabitants could produce ...
... took it for the second time; the first was in 1975, when Bjorn Borg led it to victory over Czechoslovakia. The Swedes occasionally bent before the serving power of McEnroe, who recovered that aspect of ...
154. In Milan a star was born, Edberg
(Old articles/Mix)
... Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, Gulllermo Vilas and Ivan Lendl. It was a one-sided victory obtained in only 74', thanks to a terrific backhand groundstroke and, especially, a great serve. Wilander said after ...
155. The rising "star" of Edberg
(Old articles/Mix)
from "Il Giornalino" Stefan Edberg lifts the Cuore Cup 1984, his first professional trophy After Bjorn Borg, in tennis here comes Mats Wilander. And after Mats Wilander, here comes Stefan Edberg. The ...
156. Edberg, from Sweden with grandeur
(Old articles/Mix)
... even not so good as them! The tournament didn't certainly lose prestige because, in the golden book, the names of Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe (three times), Guillermo Vilas and Ivan Lendl have been joined ...
157. The rise of Milan
(Old articles/Mix)
... in 1980**. The coach behind this change and this ambitious challenge is called Percy  Rosberg, the man who earlier coached a certain Bjorn Borg. Inexhaustible Swedish tennis... * Buchholz won all four ...
... will be compared by some to Bjorn Borg. In fact, he offers a complete antithesis of approach. "Borg has not been an influence in my tennis. When I first began at seven, I had never heard of him. I played ...
159. Tennis "Avvenire" is really Swede
(Old articles/Mix)
... to the experts and fans, a quick look at the past to remember that the names of Bjorn Borg (winner in 1971) and Ivan Lendl (winner in 1976) are certainly the most prestigious and eight of the last fourteen ...
La copertina dell'edizione italiana Mauro Cappiello "När vi var bäst", il libro sull'epoca d'oro del tennis svedese scritto due anni fa da Mats Holm e Ulf Roosvald, è in libreria in Italia da oggi! ...