John McEnroe’s epic Wimbledon meltdown: ‘You cannot be serious!’ | ESPN Archives

  • Published on:  6/22/2019
  • On June 22, 1981, John McEnroe had arguably his most famous on-court meltdown, shouting “You cannot be serious!” at chair umpire Edward James. McEnroe would go on to win the match and defeat his rival Bjorn Borg in the finals to be crowned the 1981 Wimbledon champion.

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