Australian Rod Laver, four times former Wimbledon champion and favourite for the title this year was beaten by unseeded American, Tom Gorman, in their quarter finals match at Wimbledon on Monday (June 28).
SV & GV Laver serves in first set and loses point
GV Spectators applaud
GV Laver serves in the final set and game to Laver
CU Laver walking to position
GV Laver and Gorman on court
GV Scoreboard reads 7-9 to Laver and 8-6 to Gorman & 5-3 to Gorman in this stage of final set
SV Gorman serves and wins point, serves and wins again (4 shots)
SV PAN Gorman
GV Gorman serves and wins point.
SV & GV Gorman serves for match point and wins game
SV Gorman & Laver shake hands and walk off court.
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Background: Australian Rod Laver, four times former Wimbledon champion and favourite for the title this year was beaten by unseeded American, Tom Gorman, in their quarter finals match at Wimbledon on Monday (June 28).
In one of the biggest upsets in the long history of Wimbledon, Gorman from Seattle, Washington, beat the 32-year-old Australian in straight sets 9-7, 8-6, 6-3.
A mighty roar erupted from the crowd when Gorman scored the winning point, but there were cheers too for Laver, the world's Number One and perhaps the greatest player in the history of tennis.