The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon or The Championships, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and is widely regarded as the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts, with a retractable roof over two courts since 2019.
Grass. Prize Money. £17,066,000. Total Financial Commitment. £17,066,000. History And Tradition At Wimbledon. Since the first Championships in 1877, Wimbledon has grown from its roots as a garden-party tournament to a Grand Slam tournament with a following of millions around the world. The only Slam contested on grass continues to honour many ...
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Men's Champion opens play on Center Court. Tue June 28th. Men's and Ladies' Singles 1st Round. CC, C1, C2, Outside Courts. Wed June 29th. Men's and Ladies' Singles 2nd Round. CC, C1, C2, Outside Courts. Thu June 30th. Men's and Ladies' Singles 2nd Round.
On This Day: Wimbledon moves towards Open Tennis in 1967 Led by All England Club chairman Herman David, SW19 votes to host the game's best in a precursor to the Open Era. By Joel Drucker
2015-07-11 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams becomes oldest winner in Open era (33) beating Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-4 2016-07-09 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3, equalling Steffi Graf's 22 Grand Slam singles tiles
March 7 - March 20, 2022. BNP Paribas Open is a two-week combined ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier event featuring the top men and women professional players. BNP Open is the largest combined ATP World Tour and WTA in the world next to the four Grand Slams.
Tennis stars urged to vaccinate before 2022 Australian Open. Tennis stars have been urged to get vaccinated before the 2022 Australian Open to avoid being hit with heavy restrictions, with ...
Factors leading to the Open Era. The All England Club was the first club to usher in the Open Era, when it allowed professional players to compete for the Wimbledon Championships in 1968.