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This signature model made for 2-time Wimbledon champion Stefan Edberg was first released in 1986. An extensive range of Edberg clothing and footwear was produced over the years.
The Edberg tennis shoe was made in France and had some great details like the signature Edberg logo on the perforated tongue, the green/yellow colorway and the green eyelets.
Below, a picture of the original adidas Edberg tennis shoes worn by the Swede when he won the 1988 Singles Championship (I took this picture at the Wimbledon museum where plenty of players memorabilia is exposed, read more here):
Can you spot the difference between the orginal and the reissue? The signature Edberg logo!
Stay tuned for more details soon.
The ad will run from this week on billboard posters in the London area, digital banners, in Sports Direct shops and on the outside back cover of the Wimbledon programme for the two weeks of the tournament.
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Really classic all-white outfit for defending champion Andy Murray:
Will Andy Murray retain his Wimbledon title?
- No (80%, 45 Votes)
- Yes (20%, 11 Votes)
Total Voters: 56
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Take a look at the all-white outfits Caroline and Andrea will be competing in at Wimbledon:
We previewed them a few days ago, the Nike Air Tech Challenge II Wimbledon are now for sale at select European retailers.
A tribute to Andre Agassi’s 1992 Wimbledon title, the shoe is rounded off with a white sole with a visible air unit, ’tennis ball green’ accents to the outsole, gold lining and a retro Nike Tennis pendant to the laces.