Leo Borg lost when he on Tuesday played his first match as a professional in the Italian Bergamo.

Tennislegenden Björn Borg’s son, Leo Borg, was on Tuesday, not the best start to his professional career as a tennis player.

lost the 16-year-old swede namely, since he is in a Challenger tournament in the Italian Bergamo had to see themselves beaten by 18-year-old Chun Hsin Tseng of Taiwan.

Borg lost in two sets with the digits 3-6, 1-6.

Leo Borg is number 98 on the juniorernes world rankings and was in the Italian tournament after obtaining a wildcard.

The young swede has some big shoes to fill. His father is one of the best tennis players through the time. Björn Borg managed to win the entire 64 ATP titles including 11 grand slam victories.

It was six wins at the French Open, including four in a row from 1978 to 1981.

Borg to win Wimbledon five times in a row from 1976 to 1980. He was also in the finals of the US Open four times, but managed never to win the american tournament.

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