Barring any unforeseen comebacks, the International Tennis Hall of Fame will welcome Caroline Wozniacki and Maria Sharapova to its ranks in 2025, with the outside possibility of Bob and Mike Bryan and Leander Paes joining them, should they decide to go through with their planned retirement at the end of 2020.
It would be another example of the greats gathered for induction, from players to contributors. Here’s a look at five of the standout classes that have joined the Hall, where Wimbledon champions Goran Ivanisevic and Conchita Martinez will land next year. (Photos: Getty Images)
2019: The Australian and French Connection
Last year’s class struck a near-perfect balance, featuring Mary Pierce, Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Na Li, all trailblazers for the nations they represented. Also, each won the Australian and French Opens for their Grand Slam singles titles.
2017: A Class That Had It All