Formerly ranked as the World No. 4 tennis player who became the first from the Netherlands to win Wimbledon.
He started playing tennis at age four.
He was heavily criticized for referring to women tennis players as 'fat pigs.'
He married Daphne Deckers, model and co-host of 'Holland's Next Top Model.'
He was one of only two players who beat Pete Sampras in a singles match during Sampras' prime, 1993-2001.