Tennis Channel has teamed up with TIME magazine to display a collection of tennis-themed covers on the networkâ€™s website.Â The specially curated gallery, which features covers of the celebrated magazine from 1932 to 2001, launched last week in recognition of the networkâ€™s five-night, week-long series 100 Greatest of all Time, premiering Monday, March 19 at 7 p.m., ET. Â
The collection of covers, which can be viewed at www.tennischannel.com/goat/time.aspx, showcases players all ranked in the countdown series:
August 1, 1932 â€“ Ellsworth Vines, Jr.
September 4, 1933 â€“ Jack Crawford
September 2, 1935 â€“ Donald Budge
September 1, 1947 â€“ Jack â€œJakeâ€ Kramer
August 26, 1957 â€“ Althea Gibson
September 10, 1973 â€“ Bobby Riggs
April 28, 1975 â€“ Jimmy Connors
June 30, 1980 â€“ Bjorn Borg
September 3, 2001 â€“ Venus & Serena Williams
Readers can view TIMEâ€™s full archive of tennis coverage at TIME.com/tennis.
Throughout the spring, Tennis Channel is supporting the 100 Greatest of all Time project with online activity on its Web site (www.tennischannel.com/goat), Facebook page (www.facebook.com/tennischannel), YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/tennischannel) and Twitter feed (@TennisChannel â€“ www.twitter.com/tennishcannel â€“ with the hashtag #TC100).