ESPN Wimbledon show to profile Stanley Matthews Sunday

Four Seasons Racquet Club owner Stanley Matthews will be profiled on ESPN’s Breakfast at Wimbledon show on Sunday morning. The program runs from 7 to 8. The segment was originally scheduled to air this morning.

Matthews won the British Junior Championship three times between 1960 and 1962, and is the only person to win that title three times. He won the Wimbledon Boys Championship in 1962.

His father, Sir Stanley Matthews, is a legendary English soccer player considered one of the greatest English players ever.

Matthews has been owner of Four Seasons Racquet Club in Wilton since 1985, after working as manager for nine years.

In his tennis career, Matthews played 23 professional singles matches. He qualified for Wimbledon for nine straight years from 1963 to 1971, reaching the second round twice (1963, 1969).

He also made it to the second round of the French Open twice (1967, 1969), and the second round of the US Open once (1971).