2016 Wimbledon Championships

Wimbledon 2011Wimbledon commences each June, and represents the the third in four annual Grand Slam tennis tournaments, along with the Australian Open, French Open and US Open.

Wimbledon is the only Grand Slam tournament still played on grass courts. All the players, even the clay courters, speak reverently of the tradition and “special” atmosphere of SW19.

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Played at the All England Club in the London suburb of Wimbledon, it is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, having begun in 1877.

Taking place over two weeks in late June and early July, Wimbledon culminates with the gentlemen’s singles final, scheduled for the second Sunday. In addition to being the oldest tennis tournament, Wimbledon is also seen as the most prestigious.

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Wimbledon 2016 commences on the June 27 with the final to be played on July 10.

Current Champions:

Men’s Singles: Novak Djokovic (defeated Roger Federer)
Women’s Singles: Serena Williams (defeated Garbine Muguruza)

Wimbledon Articles

Andy Murray reigns at Wimbledon again

Andy Murray reigns at Wimbledon again

by , 12 Jul 2016

Three years after ending one of world sport’s most famous hoodoos by becoming the first British man since Fred Perry in 1936 to win the Wimbledon men’s singles title, Andy Murray has once again won tennis’ holy grail.

Andy Murray made Ivan Lendl cry at Wimbledon

Andy Murray made Ivan Lendl cry at Wimbledon

by , 11 Jul 2016

When Andy Murray won his second Wimbledon and third Slam overnight, his implacable and poker-faced coach Ivan Lendl burst into tears.

Wimbledon wrap: Murray the man, and an Aussie name to remember

Wimbledon wrap: Murray the man, and an Aussie name to remember

by , 11 Jul 2016

Andy Murray is champion of Wimbledon 2016, after defeating Milos Raonic in straight sets on Sunday night (AEST).

Sweet revenge for Serena as she finally draws level with Steffi Graf

Sweet revenge for Serena as she finally draws level with Steffi Graf

by , 11 Jul 2016

After nearly twelve months, world number one Serena Williams has finally returned to the Grand Slam winner’s list, exacting some revenge on Angelique Kerber to win her seventh Wimbledon title and 22nd Grand Slam title overall.

Nick, do yourself a favour and hire a coach

Nick, do yourself a favour and hire a coach

by , 11 Jul 2016

Nick Kyrgios is one of the most talented players in world tennis.

Milos Raonic vs Andy Murray: Wimbledon final highlights, scores, result

Milos Raonic vs Andy Murray: Wimbledon final highlights, scores, result

by , 10 Jul 2016 Popular article!

Match result: Andy Murray has won his second Wimbledon Championships with a hard-fought straight sets victory over Milos Raonic that took nearly three hours.

Aussie junior in Wimbledon final

by , 10 Jul 2016

He’s inspired by Roger Federer and idolises Lleyton Hewitt and now Australian teenager Alex De Minaur has the chance to join the two tennis greats on the Wimbledon honour roll.

Wimbledon wrap: Serena does the double for an eighth time

Wimbledon wrap: Serena does the double for an eighth time

by , 10 Jul 2016

For the eighth time in her long and illustrious career, Serena Williams is leaving a grand slam tournament with both the singles and doubles titles in hand.

Serena Williams wins magnificent Wimbledon final

Serena Williams wins magnificent Wimbledon final

by , 10 Jul 2016

Serena Williams has world record-holder Margaret Court’s 24 grand slam singles titles in her sights after winning her 22nd at Wimbledon overnight.

Wimbledon 2016: Men’s final preview

Wimbledon 2016: Men’s final preview

by , 10 Jul 2016

A second Wimbledon title and third Grand Slam title is on offer for Andy Murray if he can overcome Canadian sixth seed Milos Raonic in tonight’s men’s final.


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