Who Won the 1980
Wimbledon Mens Singles

Bjorn Borg

John McEnroe

1–6, 7–5, 6–3, 6–7(16–18), 8–6

1979 Wimbledon Mens Singles Winner
1981  Winner

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Bjorn Borg News

1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Winner Bjorn Borg News

Germany launches quest for new Wimbledon contenders

Reuters
BERLIN When Wimbledon got underway 25 years ago the reigning men's and women's champions were German but since then the country, once a tennis powerhouse, has yet to find another champion to succeed Michael Stich and Steffi Graf in London.

1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Winner Bjorn Borg News

Mellower Now, John McEnroe Wants Today's Players To Get Mad

CBS Detroit
While he says he's always had a good relationship with Bjorn Borg, whom he considers probably his greatest rival, the hatred of losing to Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl lasted from the center court at Grand Slams to the locker room during senior exhibitions.




1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Winner Bjorn Borg News

Tennis: Serve-and-volley a lost art as grass loses its menace

Reuters
... preferring to build pressure. It's a far cry from the 1980s and 1990s when serve-and-volley kings such as John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, Boris Becker, Pat Cash and Pete Sampras ruled on a Centre Court surface that, after two weeks, resembled straw and dust.

1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Winner Bjorn Borg News

McEnroe: 'When Bjorn walked away from the sport it left a hole in my life.'

The Times (subscription)
People think Bjorn Borg and I are polar opposites; in some ways we are. That's what made our rivalry so special. It was so intense that people often misremember and think that it carried on for years. But we only played 14 times, and all between 1978 ...

John McEnroe News

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Serena Williams fires back on Twitter in response to John McEnroe's comments

ESPN
McEnroe has praised Williams in the past. When she won Wimbledon in 2015, McEnroe called Serena "arguably the greatest athlete of the last 100 years." After Williams' US Open victory in 2012, McEnroe said, "You're watching, to me, the greatest player ...



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1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Loser John McEnroe News

John McEnroe Doesn't Think Serena Williams Can Hang On the Men's Tour

Fortune
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1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Loser John McEnroe News

Morning Links: John McEnroe's Sex Life Edition

ARTnews
In a memoir, the tennis star and art collector John McEnroe claimed that Andy Warhol would interfere with his sex life by making it harder for him to talk to women at fancy New York parties. According to McEnroe's book, Warhol “always seemed to be up ...

1980 Wimbledon Mens Singles Loser John McEnroe News

John McEnroe: Andy Warhol 'ruined' my sex life

Fox News
But in his book, McEnroe complains that Warhol interfered with his sex life, saying that at late-night parties, where one might “loosen your collar and try to find a good-looking model or whatever,” the artist “always seemed to be up in everyone's face ...

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