“Tennis Tuesday” John McEnroe part 5

Head-to-head

[edit] Borg 9–11 McEnroe (7-7 at the main tour)

No. Year Tournament Surface Round Winner Score
1 1978 Stockholm Hard SF McEnroe 6–3, 6–4
2 1979 Richmond Carpet SF Borg 4–6, 7–6(10-8), 6–3
3 1979 New Orleans Carpet SF McEnroe 5–7, 6–1, 7–6(8-6)
4 1979 Rotterdam Carpet F Borg 6–4, 6–2
5 1979 Dallas Carpet F McEnroe 7–5, 4–6, 6–2, 7–6(7-5)
6 1979 Canada (Montreal) Hard F Borg 6–3, 6–3
7 1980 New York City (1979) Carpet SF Borg 6–7(5-7), 6–3, 7–6(7-1)
8 1980 Wimbledon Grass F Borg 1–6, 7–5, 6–3, 6–7(16-18), 8–6
9 1980 US Open Hard F McEnroe 7–6(7-4), 6–1, 6–7(5-7), 5–7, 6–4
10 1980 Stockholm Carpet F Borg 6–3, 6–4
11 1981 New York City (1980) Carpet RR Borg 6–4, 6–7(3-7), 7–6(7-2)
12 1981 Toronto Carpet SF McEnroe 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(10-8)
13 1981 Milan Carpet F McEnroe 7–6(7-2), 6–4
14 1981 Wimbledon Grass F McEnroe 4–6, 7–6(7-1), 7–6(7-4), 6–4
15 1981 US Open Hard F McEnroe 4–6, 6–2, 6–4, 6–3
15 1982 Perth Carpet F McEnroe 6-1, 6-4
16 1982 Sydney Carpet RR Borg 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2
17 1982 Antwerp-ECC Carpet SF McEnroe 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
18 1982 Barcelona Clay (indoor) RR McEnroe 6-3, 2-6, 6-4
19 1983 Tokyo (Suntory Cup) Carpet SF Borg 6-4, 2-6, 6-2

[edit] Breakdown of their rivalry

  • Hard courts: McEnroe, 3–1
  • Clay courts: None
  • Grass courts: Tied, 1–1
  • Carpet courts: Borg, 6–3
  • Grand Slam matches: McEnroe, 3–1
  • Grand Slam finals: McEnroe, 3–1
  • Year-End Championships matches: Borg, 2–0
  • Year-End Championships finals: None
  • Davis Cup matches: None
  • All finals: McEnroe, 5–4
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