Results for: 40 Years Ago, in 1973

40 Years Ago: Look Out, Cleveland

A glance back at Australia's 1973 Davis Cup team, the last of their era and the best of all time.

Dec 06, 2013
by Steve Tignor

40 Years Ago: Putting Up the Ladder

With the advent of computer rankings in 1973, tennis finally joined the meritocracy.

Dec 05, 2013
by Steve Tignor

40 Years Ago: Separate to Be Equal

Rivals, respect, and cash-money: Part II of a discussion on women's tennis then and now.

Dec 05, 2013
by Steve Tignor

40 Years Ago: Lady Outlaws

Looking back at the rebel WTA in 1973, and comparing it to the tour today.

Dec 04, 2013
by Steve Tignor

40 Years Ago: Gentleman Rebel

A look back at Arthur Ashe's boundary-breaking trip to apartheid South Africa in 1973.

Dec 02, 2013
by Steve Tignor

40 Years Ago: Ending the Draft

In the first of a series on tennis in revolutionary 1973, we look back at the Wimbledon walkout.

Dec 02, 2013
by Steve Tignor