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Record buffs: what is wrong with this sentence

"(Boris) Becker held the World No. 1 ranking for 109 weeks, and was ranked in the year-end Top 10 eleven times (1985-1996)."

Do you see anything wrong with that statement?

The line currently appears in the announcement of the 2003 Tennis Hall of Fame nominees, posted on the Hall's own site
http://www.tennisfame.org/index.html

What conclusion about the nomination can one draw if the organization that handles the nominations can't even keep a nominee's records straight?

To see why I am so miffed about this so called Tennis Hall of Fame, read here:
http://www.geocities.com/edhead01us/snubbed.html
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