Tennis in Time

I have collected way to much tennis stuff.
Rain pouring down on the 2014 US Open making Arthur Ashe Stadium look like a swimming pool.

Rain pouring down on the 2014 US Open making Arthur Ashe Stadium look like a swimming pool.

A picture of Arthur Ashe Stadium in the rain.

A picture of Arthur Ashe Stadium in the rain.

Darlene Hard of the USA, and Neale Fraser of Australia at the 1960 US Nationals held at Forest Hills.Hard defeated Maria Bueno in the Singles final, and won the Doubles with her.Fraser won the rare triple by winning in the Singles,Doubles, and Mixed.So they took all the trophies.

Darlene Hard of the USA, and Neale Fraser of Australia at the 1960 US Nationals held at Forest Hills.Hard defeated Maria Bueno in the Singles final, and won the Doubles with her.Fraser won the rare triple by winning in the Singles,Doubles, and Mixed.So they took all the trophies.

Stefan Edberg and Anders Jarryd winning the Men’s Doubles Championship at the US Open in 1987.

Jimmy Connors at the US Open wielding his Wilson T2000 in the 1980’s.

Jimmy Connors at the US Open wielding his Wilson T2000 in the 1980’s.

Rosie Casals and Billie Jean King playing a doubles match in the early 1970’s at Forest Hills.Billie Jean’s form is rather awkward for this shot.But one of the greatest doubles players in the history of the sport.

Rosie Casals and Billie Jean King playing a doubles match in the early 1970’s at Forest Hills.Billie Jean’s form is rather awkward for this shot.But one of the greatest doubles players in the history of the sport.

Arthur Ashe with his father, Arthur Ashe sr.

Arthur Ashe with his father, Arthur Ashe sr.

Bjorn Borg from the 1980’s.

Bjorn Borg from the 1980’s.

Martina Navratilova defeated Chris Evert in the 1983 US Open final.Navratilova was using the Yonex R-7 racket.One of the revolutionary graphite rackets that sent the wood racket on it’s way out of the game.

Martina Navratilova defeated Chris Evert in the 1983 US Open final.Navratilova was using the Yonex R-7 racket.One of the revolutionary graphite rackets that sent the wood racket on it’s way out of the game.

Bud Collins with Johnny Carson, and his wife Alexis in 1988 at Wimbledon.Johnny was a great fan of tennis and often attended major tournaments.

Bud Collins with Johnny Carson, and his wife Alexis in 1988 at Wimbledon.Johnny was a great fan of tennis and often attended major tournaments.