1. Lleyton Hewitt had once had a close friendship with Crows star Andrew McLeod, but this broke down amid much public controversy in 2005.
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4. Early in their careers, Lleyton Hewitt dominated Federer, winning seven of their first nine meetings, including a victory from two sets down in the 2003 Davis Cup semifinal, which allowed Australia to defeat Switzerland.
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10. Lleyton Hewitt came out of retirement to play the first round match against the United States at the 2016 Davis Cup as a player-captain, where he and partner John Peers lost to the Bryan brothers in a five-setter.
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11. Lleyton Hewitt played doubles with Sam Groth losing in five sets to brothers Andy and Jamie Murray.
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12. In 2012, Lleyton Hewitt won his single and doubles match against China in February, which allowed Australia to return to the playoffs where they lost to Germany.
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13. Lleyton Hewitt would taste his first defeat in Davis Cup in the 1999 final against France but would become a Davis Cup champion anyway.
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14. In December 2017, it was announced that Lleyton Hewitt would come out of retirement and accept a doubles wildcard with compatriot Sam Groth at the 2018 Australian Open.
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15. Lleyton Hewitt was made a Member of the Order of Australia in the awards announced on Australia Day.
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20. Lleyton Hewitt won his first round match against Thanasi Kokkinakis in straight sets.
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21. Lleyton Hewitt beat Evgeny Donskoy in the third round to set up a fourth round match with Mikhail Youzhny.
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23. Lleyton Hewitt lost to Denis Istomin, again in the second round.
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25. Lleyton Hewitt claimed a wild card to play in doubles with fellow Aussie Marinko Matosevic, beating the No 1 American duo Mike Bryan and Bob Bryan in the quarterfinals, before losing to Xavier Malisse and Frank Moser in the final.
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27. Lleyton Hewitt was scheduled to face top seed Roger Federer in the opening round.
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29. Lleyton Hewitt advanced to the second round against Adrian Mannarino.
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31. Lleyton Hewitt started the tournament solidly, taking out third seed Mikhail Youzhny.
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32. Lleyton Hewitt pulled out of the Rogers Cup in Toronto in order to recover, and returned in Cincinnati.
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33. At Wimbledon, Lleyton Hewitt was seeded 15th and lost to third seed, Novak Djokovic in the fourth round.
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35. Lleyton Hewitt was seeded fourth in the Medibank International and, like the previous year, reached the quarterfinals, losing to eventual champion Marcos Baghdatis.
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38. Lleyton Hewitt lost to No 1 Rafael Nadal in the third round.
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43. At the 2007 Australian Open, Lleyton Hewitt lost in the third round to tenth-seeded Chilean and eventual runner-up Fernando Gonzalez.
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44. Lleyton Hewitt defeated Richard Gasquet in five sets to advance to the quarterfinals for the seventh consecutive year.
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51. In 2000, Lleyton Hewitt reached his first Grand Slam final at the Wimbledon mixed doubles partnering Belgian Kim Clijsters, his then girlfriend.
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54. Lleyton Hewitt became one of the youngest winners of an Association of Tennis Professionals tournament when he won the 1998 Next Generation Adelaide International, defeating Jason Stoltenberg in the final, having defeated Andre Agassi in the semifinals.
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