Jack Nicklaus gets Wimbledon tennis tips from Rod Laver

Jack Nicklaus at Wimbledon
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Jack Nicklaus and Rod Laver enjoy the gentlemen's singles semifinals Friday at Wimbledon.
By Mark Aumann
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, July 05, 2014 | 10:55 a.m.

What did you do for Independence Day? Play a little golf? Watch some fireworks? Go on a picnic? Fire up the grill? 

Jack Nicklaus didn't get a chance to do any of that, but his Fourth of July was definitely memorable. Nicklaus spent Friday afternoon in London, watching the gentlemen's singles tennis semifinals at Wimbledon from the royal box with tennis legend Rod "The Rocket" Laver.

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Hot dogs and apple pie or strawberries and cream. Either way, having a conversation with two of the biggest stars of their respective sports in the 1960s would have been an amazing way to spend July 4th.