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Forgotten moments of the Open era

Updated: October 17, 2008, 3:00 PM ET
By Peter Bodo, TENNIS.com

The Open-era highlight reel features extraordinary moments in tennis history, including the recent Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal Wimbledon final, the 2000 Wimbledon final in which Pete Sampras shattered the all-time Grand Slam singles title record held by Roy Emerson, and the historic first-ever Grand Slam singles final(s) between siblings Venus and Serena Williams.

But here are five other electric, but not necessarily glorious, moments and events that helped shape the emergent pro game:

• The ...

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