Grand Slams: Wimbledon

Who do you think will win the Wimbledon women’s singles final today? The final commences at 9pm Singapore time i.e. 2pm local time in the UK and you can check the odds at allpro. 2011 Wimbledon champion 24-year-old Petra Kvitová takes on No.13 seed Genie Bouchard. Kvitova, the 1.83m left-handed Czech has the edge in both […]

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The evolution of the Wimbledon prize money awarded to the women over the past 50 years i.e. 1963 to 2013, is covered in an interesting info graphic you can see below or in its original full size at this link-> Evolution of Sports. The 2013 Wimbledon prize money for the women’s singles champion was increased […]

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Wimbledon is the only Grand Slam played on natural grass courts. Wimbledon has been held at the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) since 1887. The 2014 edition of The Championships run from the first day of qualifying on Monday 16 June through to Sunday 6 July for the Gentlemen’s Singles Final. I encourage you to “Follow” […]

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As Wimbledon 2013 was another memorable and spectacular grand slam event, its longstanding transport sponsors Hertz celebrate a new 20 year sponsorship deal and cement a successful working partnership. Following this year’s tournament, Hertz clinched a series of exclusive interviews with the stars of Wimbledon 2013 and got an amazing insight to what drives the tennis […]

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Watch the entire final game of the 2013 Wimbledon Men’s Singles Final as Andy Murray serves for the Championship. In a long game, that is a microcosm of the entire match, Murray streaks ahead as he did in the first set by going up 40-love i.e. triple Championship point. Novak Djokovic goes on a streak […]

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Wimbledon 2013 Champion After an agonising 77 year wait, Andy Murray has become the first British man to win the Wimbledon men’s single championship since Fred Perry achieved the feat way back in 1936. Not only did the Scot make history, but he did it in the most extraordinary fashion possible. Up against the world number one Novak Djokovic, […]

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The World No.1 and No.2, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray literally went toe-to-toe in the 2013 Wimbledon Men’s Singles Final on the Centre Court in London with an intense battle for ground stroke supremacy. Murray proved to be too good as he won his second Grand Slam title in 3 hours and 9 minutes 6-4, 7-5, […]

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The most decisive factor in the outcome of the 2013 Wimbledon women’s singles final was the success of Marion Bartoli‘s mental discipline versus Sabine Lisicki‘s inability to manage the enormous emotional challenges of playing in her first Grand Slam singles final. This critical factor was clearly highlighted in my  women’s singles final preview after a comparison of […]

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