Wimbledon 2011: Top 10 Upsets in Wimbledon History

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Wimbledon 2011: Top 10 Upsets in Wimbledon History
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Wimbledon is the seat of history in the tennis world: the great fortress of tradition and tennis etiquette. Men only wear white at the All-England Club, and for two weeks the greatest players in the world take a step back into the tennis past.

There have been the winners, of course...who doesn't remember them? Wimbledon has been the breeding-ground for tennis' most renowned champions.

But along with winning comes pressure, and often it has been the winners who have in moments been the greatest losers. The Upset has been part of Wimbledon folklore, too, because it has played host to some of the most shocking and unbelievable the game has yet seen.

We have had Sampras, Williams, Connors, Graf; but with them, a host of underdog kings for a day.

Here are Wimbledon’s 10 greatest upsets.

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