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2003 Jun 22 - Big names withdraw from Wimbledon

This year will see a significant number of big names missing from the Wimbledon Championships. The list includes:

  • Pete Sampras - declined invitation / still contemplating retirement.
  • Goran Ivanisevic - injured.
  • Richard Kraijcek - injured.
  • Anna Kournikova - injured.
  • Marat Safin - injured.
  • Amelie Mauresmo - injured.
  • Albert Costa - injured.
  • Tommy Haas - injured.
  • Marcelo Rios - injured.
  • Alex Corretja - wife recently gave birth.
  • Thomas Johannson - injured.
  • Magnus Norman - injured
  • Martina Hingis - retired from tennis.

Ironically, no less than three ex-Wimbledon Champions will be missing : Sampras, Ivanisevic, and Kraijcek.


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