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8 Pairs of White Shorts to Steal from Wimbledon's Tennis Courts

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By Megan Gustashaw for GQ.

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Tennis clothes have always been fetishized by fashion designers. From player's low-key sneakers and preppy knits to their pristine polo shirts, there really isn't one element that can't be reinterpreted for real-life wear. That also includes the white shorts everyone from John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg to Roger Federer lit the court on fire while wearing. Cut slightly looser and longer than in the '70s, yet still right above the knee, the staple looks stylish with everyone from your favorite band T-shirt to a preppy pullover. Bonus points if you've got a mop of messy hair and toned thighs like one of the pros.

1. Club Monaco
Courtesy of Club Monaco

$70, available at

2. French Connection
Courtesy of French Connection

$78, available at

3. J.Crew
Courtesy of J.Crew

$70, available at

4. Boss Hugo Boss
Boss Hugo Boss

$131, available at

5. Scotch & Soda
Courtesy of Scotch & Soda

$85, available at

6. Orlebar Brown
Courtesy of Orlebar Brown

$215, available at

7. Mango
Courtesy of Mango

$50, available at

8. Polo Ralph Lauren
Courtesy of Polo Ralph Lauren

$125, available at

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