Clijsters, Roddick Among Hall of Fame Electees
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Former No. 1 players Kim Clijsters and Andy Roddick are among five people elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame on Monday.
Clijsters won three U.S. Open titles and an Australian Open championship from 2005-11. Roddick is the last American man to win a Grand Slam singles crown, taking the 2003 U.S. Open.
The Hall of Fame Class of 2017 also includes wheelchair tennis player Monique Kalkman-van den Bosch, tennis historian and journalist Steve Flink, and the late instructor Vic Braden.
The induction ceremony is scheduled for July 22.