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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

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:
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