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Agnes Morton (6 March 1872 – 5 April 1952) was a British female tennis player.
Alexandra Winfield Stevenson (born December 15, 1980) is a professional tennis player from the United States.
The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, also known as the All England Club, based at Church Road, Wimbledon, London, England, is a private members' club.
Amélie Simone Mauresmo (born 5 July 1979) is a French former professional tennis player, and a former world No. 1.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Andre Kirk Agassi (born April 29, 1970) is an American retired professional tennis player and former world No. 1 who was one of the sport's most dominant players from the early 1990s to the mid-2000s.
Andrew Nicholas Castle (born 15 November 1963) is a British retired tennis professional, and now a television and radio presenter.
Andrew Cotter (born 20 July 1973) is a Scottish sports broadcaster working primarily for the BBC, covering mainly golf and rugby, but also tennis, athletics and The Boat Race.
Sir Andrew Barron Murray (born 15 May 1987) is a British professional tennis player from Scotland currently ranked No.
Andrew Stephen Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is an American former professional tennis player.
Annabel Nicola Croft (born 12 July 1966 in Farnborough, Kent) is a former professional British No.
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury (28 April 1801 – 1 October 1885), styled Lord Ashley from 1811 to 1851 and then Lord Shaftesbury following the death of his father, was a British politician, philanthropist and social reformer.
Arthur William Charles Wentworth Gore (2 January 1868 – 1 December 1928) was a British tennis player.
The ATP Rankings are the objective merit-based method used by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) for determining the qualification for entry as well as the seeding of players in all singles and doubles tournaments.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian Open is a tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia.
Łukasz Kubot (born May 16, 1982) is a Polish professional tennis player.
Ball boys and ball girls are individuals, usually youths, who retrieve and supply balls for players or officials in sports such as association football (soccer), American football, bandy, cricket, tennis, baseball, and basketball.
The Bank of England, formally the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, is the central bank of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the model on which most modern central banks have been based.
Barnardo's is a British charity founded by Thomas John Barnardo in 1866, to care for vulnerable children and young people.
Barry George Davies, MBE (born 24 October 1937 in London) is an English sports commentator and television presenter.
Barry MacKay (August 31, 1935 – June 15, 2012) was a superb American tennis player, tournament director and broadcaster. He was ranked #1 in the U.S. in 1960. While competing in college for the University of Michigan, he won the Singles title of the 1957 NCAA Men's Tennis Championship to clinch the team title for Michigan. His teammates were: Mark Jaffe, Dick Potter, Jon Erickson, John Harris, Dale Jensen, and Dick Cohen. He was also a finalist in the 1957 NCAA doubles competition with Dick Potter. He won 5 Big Ten Conference titles, 1956-57 in singles and 1955-57 in doubles. He reached the Quarterfinals of Wimbledon in 1958 and 1960. and was a doubles finalist at the U.S. Open in 1958, with Sam Giammalva. In 1959, he reached the singles semifinals at the Australian Championships and at The Championships, Wimbledon where he lost to Rod Laver in five sets. He then reached the Quarterfinals of the U.S. Championships. He was seeded No. 1 at the French Championships in 1960, and reached the Quarterfinals. He had won the Italian Championships in early May, beating defending champion, Luis Ayala, in five sets. MacKay twice won the Pacific Coast Championships, first in 1959, and again in 1960, when he also won ten more tournaments, to earn the No. 1 ranking in the United States. He reached the Quarterfinals of the U.S. Championships. He won the Bob Hope Award for the Amateur Athlete of the Year in 1960. Mackay died in San Francisco on June 15, 2012 after a long illness.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC HD was a high-definition television channel provided by the BBC.
BBC One is the flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
BBC Sport is a department of the BBC North division providing national sports coverage for BBC Television, radio and online.
BBC Two is the second flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
In tennis, the term Big Four refers to the quartet of men's singles players comprising Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray.
Billie Jean King (née Moffitt; born November 22, 1943) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player.
The Birmingham Classic (currently sponsored by Nature Valley) is a premier level women's tennis tournament on the WTA Tour held at the Edgbaston Priory Club in Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Björn Rune Borg (born 6 June 1956) is a Swedish former world No. 1 tennis player widely considered to be one of the greatest in the history of the sport.
Blanche Bingley Hillyard (née Bingley; 3 November 1863 – 6 August 1946) was an English tennis player.
Boris Franz Becker (born 22 November 1967) is a German former world No. 1 professional tennis player.
The Brigade of Guards was an administrative formation of the British Army from 1856 to 1968.
The British royal family comprises Queen Elizabeth II and her close relations.
British Satellite Broadcasting (BSB) was a television company, headquartered in London, that provided direct broadcast satellite television services to the United Kingdom.
Arthur Worth "Bud" Collins Jr. (June 17, 1929 – March 4, 2016) was an American journalist and television sportscaster, best known for his tennis commentary.
Henry Wilfred "Bunny" Austin (20 August 1906 – 20 August 2000) was a British tennis player from England.
A bye in sports (and certain other competitions), refers to organizers scheduling a competitor to not participate in a given round of competition, due to one of several circumstances.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
Canal 5 is a broadcast television network in Mexico.
Cara Black (born 17 February 1979) is a professional tennis player from Zimbabwe.
Centre Court is the main court at the Wimbledon Championship, the third annual Grand Slam event of the tennis calendar.
Chan Hao-ching (born September 19, 1993), also known as Angel Chan, is a professional tennis player representing Taiwan (Chinese Taipei).
Chanda Rubin (born February 18, 1976) is an American tennis player.
Christine Marie Evert (born December 21, 1954), known as Chris Evert Lloyd from 1979 to 1987, is a former World No. 1 tennis player from the United States.
Charles Robert McKinley Jr. (January 5, 1941 – August 10, 1986) was an American former World No. 1 men's amateur tennis champion of the 1960s.
Clare Victoria Balding (born 29 January 1971) is a broadcaster, journalist and author.
Color/Colour television is a television transmission technology that includes information on the color of the picture, so the video image can be displayed in color on the television set.
A curriculum vitae (often shortened CV or vita) is a written overview of a person's experience and other qualifications for a job opportunity.
Daniel "Dan" Maskell, CBE (11 April 1908 – 10 December 1992) was an English tennis professional who later became even better known as a radio and television commentator on the game.
David Mercer (born April 1950, Swansea, Wales) is a British television sports presenter.
James David Graham Niven (1 March 1910 – 29 July 1983) was an English actor, memoirist and novelist.
David Martin Vine (3 January 1935 – 11 January 2009) was an English television sports presenter.
The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis.
In corporate finance, a debenture is a medium to long-term debt instrument used by large companies to borrow money, at a fixed rate of interest.
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is a department of the United Kingdom government, with responsibility for culture and sport in England, and some aspects of the media throughout the whole UK, such as broadcasting and internet.
Desmond Michael Lynam, (born 17 September 1942) is an Irish-born British television and radio presenter based in the UK.
Richard Alan Enberg (January 9, 1935 – December 21, 2017) was an American sportscaster.
Dinara Mubinovna Safina (Динара Мубиновна Сафина; Динара Мөбин кызы Сафина, born April 27, 1986 in Moscow) is a former world No. 1 Russian tennis player.
John Donald ("Don" or "Donnie") Budge (June 13, 1915 – January 26, 2000) was an American tennis player.
Doris Hart (June 20, 1925 – May 29, 2015) was a World No.
The Eastbourne International is a tennis tournament on the Women's Tennis Association Tour and the ATP World Tour held at the Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club, Eastbourne, United Kingdom.
Eir Sport (stylised as eir Sport; formerly Setanta Sports) is a group of Irish television sports channels operated by Eircom Sport Limited, a subsidiary of Eir.
Ekaterina Valeryevna Makarova (p; born 7 June 1988) is a Russian professional tennis player.
Elena Sergeyevna Vesnina (Еле́на Серге́евна Веснина́; born 1 August 1986) is a Russian professional tennis player.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
Elizabeth Montague Ryan (February 5, 1892 – July 6, 1979) was an American tennis player who was born in Anaheim, California but lived most of her life in the United Kingdom.
Enrique 'Bubi' Maier (December 31, 1910 – August 22, 1981) was a male Spanish tennis player who was mainly active in the 1930s.
ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite sports television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture owned by The Walt Disney Company (80%) and Hearst Communications (20%).
ESPN is a Latin American pay-TV network that broadcasts sports-related programming for the Latin American region in Spanish.
ESPN on ABC (known as ABC Sports from 1961 to 2006) is the brand used for sports event and documentary programming televised on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) in the United States.
ESPN2 is an American basic cable and satellite television network that is owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which owns a controlling 80% stake) and the Hearst Communications (which owns the remaining 20%).
ESPN3 (formerly ESPN360 and ESPN3.com) is an online streaming service owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which operates the network, through its 80% controlling ownership interest) and the Hearst Communications (which holds the remaining 20% interest), that provides live streams and replays of global sports events to sports fans in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Chile, the Middle East, New Zealand and Europe.
Eurosport 2 is a European sports television network.
Festuca rubra is a species of grass known by the common name red fescue or creeping red fescue.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Fox Sports is an Australian group of sports channels, owned by Fox Sports Pty Limited (known as Premier Media Group until February 2012), which is owned by News Corp Australia.
FOX Sports Asia is a cable sports network owned by FOX Networks Group and based in Asia. It is available in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Taiwan, Philippines, Indonesia and other Asian territories.
Francis "Frank" Townsend Hunter (June 28, 1894 – December 2, 1981) was an American tennis player who won an Olympic gold medal.
Patrick Francis "Frank" Hadow (2 January 1855 – 29 June 1946) was an English tennis player, who won the Wimbledon championship in 1878.
Fred Perry (18 May 1909 – 2 February 1995) was a British tennis and table tennis player from England and former World No. 1 who won 10 Majors including eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams single titles, as well as six Major doubles titles.
The French Open (Championnats Internationaux de France de Tennis), officially called Roland-Garros, is a major tennis tournament held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France.
Garbiñe Muguruza Blanco (born 8 October 1993) is a Spanish-Venezuelan professional tennis player and former world No.
George Lyttleton-Rogers (10 July 1906 – 1963) was an Irish tennis player, promoter and coach.
Beatriz "Gigi" Fernández (born February 22, 1964) is a former professional tennis player.
Goran Ivanišević (born 13 September 1971) is a retired Croatian professional tennis player and current tennis coach.
The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events.
A grass court is one of the four different types of tennis court on which the sport of tennis, originally known as "lawn tennis", is played.
Gregory Rusedski (born 6 September 1973) is a Canadian-born former British tennis player who represented Canada until 1995.
The Hall of Fame Championships is an international tennis tournament that has been held every year in July since 1976 at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island, the original location of the U.S. National Championships.
Halle, officially Halle (Westf.) or Halle Westfalen (i.e. Westphalia) to distinguish it from the larger Halle (Saale), is a town in the German Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, 15 km west of Bielefeld, and belongs to the district of Gütersloh in the region of Detmold.
The Halle Open, sponsored by Gerry Weber and called the Gerry Weber Open, is a tennis tournament held in Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
A hardcourt (or hard court) is a surface or floor on which a sport is played, most usually in reference to tennis courts.
Harry Leonard Carpenter, OBE (17 October 1925 – 20 March 2010) was a British BBC sports commentator broadcasting from the early 1950s until his retirement in 1994.
Home Box Office (HBO) is an American premium cable and satellite television network of Home Box Office, Inc..
The head teacher,See American and British English spelling differences headmaster, headmistress, head, chancellor, principal or school director (sometimes another title is used) is the teacher with the greatest responsibility for the management of a school, college, or, in the case of the United States and India, an independent school.
Heather Miriam Watson (born 19 May 1992) is a British professional tennis player and a Wimbledon mixed doubles champion.
Helen Newington Wills (October 6, 1905 – January 1, 1998), also known as Helen Wills Moody and Helen Wills Roark, was an American tennis player.
Aorangi Terrace, commonly known as "Henman Hill", previously known as "Wimbledown hill",alongside a series of other nicknames, is a mostly grassed banked area in the grounds of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club where, during the annual Wimbledon tennis championship, crowds of people without showcourt tickets can watch the tennis matches live on a giant television screen at the side of No. 1 Court.
Henri Kontinen (born 19 June 1990) is a Finnish tennis player.
High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.
The game that most people call 'tennis' is the direct descendant of what is now known as real tennis or royal tennis (which continues to be played today as a separate sport with more complex rules).
Ilie "Nasty" Năstase (born 19 July 1946) is a Romanian former world No. 1 professional tennis player, and one of the world's top players of the 1970s.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is the governing body of world tennis, wheelchair tennis, and beach tennis.
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.
The Isner–Mahut match at the 2010 Wimbledon Championships is the longest tennis match in history.
Ivan Dodig (born 2 January 1985) is a Croatian tennis player.
John Herbert Crawford, (22 March 1908 – 10 September 1991) was an Australian tennis player during the 1930s.
Jamie Robert Murray, (born 13 February 1986) is a British professional tennis player from Scotland.
Jean Laurent Robert Borotra (13 August 1898 – 17 July 1994) was a French tennis champion.
James Lampley (born April 8, 1949) is an American sportscaster, news anchor, film producer, and restaurant owner.
John Edward Barrett, MBE (born 17 April 1931) is a former tennis player, television commentator and author.
John Inverdale (born 27 September 1957) is an English broadcaster who works for both the BBC and ITV.
John Robert Isner (born April 26, 1985) is an American professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No.
John Lloyd (born 27 August 1954) is a British former professional tennis player.
John Patrick McEnroe Jr. (born February 16, 1959 in Wiesbaden, West Germany) is a retired American tennis player, often considered among the greatest in the history of the sport.
Jonas Lars Björkman (born 23 March 1972 in Alvesta, Sweden) is a former World No.
Jonathan Stark (born April 3, 1971) is a former professional tennis player from the United States.
Keith Mansfield (born 1941) in London, England is a British composer and arranger known for his creation of prominent television theme tunes, including the Grandstand theme for the BBC.
Kenneth Norman Fletcher (15 June 1940 – 11 February 2006) was an Australian tennis player who won numerous doubles and mixed doubles Grand Slam titles.
Kim Antonie Lode Clijsters (born 8 June 1983) is a Belgian former professional tennis player.
Larisa Savchenko-Neiland (née Savchenko; also Larisa Neilande, born 21 July 1966) is a retired professional tennis player who represented the Soviet Union and Latvia.
Laura Robson (born 21 January 1994) is a British tennis player.
Hugh Laurence "Laurie" Doherty (8 October 1875 – 21 August 1919) was a British tennis player and the younger brother of tennis player Reginald Doherty.
Leander Adrian Paes (born 17 June 1973) is an Indian professional tennis player who is considered to be one of the best doubles and mixed doubles players of all time, having achieved a career Grand Slam in each discipline.
Lindsay Ann Davenport Leach (born June 8, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.
Lisa Raymond (born August 10, 1973) is an American retired professional tennis player who has achieved notable success in doubles tennis.
Despite being the founders of the sport of tennis, Britain has not enjoyed much success in the four Grand Slams, the Australian Open, the French Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open.
The champions and runners-up of the Wimbledon Championships Gentlemen's Doubles tournament, first introduced to the championship in 1884.
The Championships, Wimbledon is an annual British tennis tournament created in 1877 and played on outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC) in the Wimbledon suburb of London, United Kingdom.
The champions and runners-up of the Wimbledon Championships Ladies' Doubles tournament, first introduced to the championship in 1913.
The Championships, Wimbledon is an annual tennis tournament first contested in 1877 and played on outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC) in the Wimbledon suburb of London, United Kingdom.
This is a list of the champions and runners-up of the Wimbledon Championships Mixed Doubles tournament, first introduced to the championship in 1913.
Lolium is a genus of tufted grasses in the bluegrass subfamily of the grass family.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London Borough of Merton is a borough in south-west London, England.
The London Borough of Sutton is a London borough in South West London, England and forms part of Outer London.
The London Borough of Wandsworth is a London borough in England, and forms part of Inner London.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in the City of London, England.
Charlotte "Lottie" Dod (24 September 1871 – 27 June 1960) was an English sportswoman best known as a tennis player.
Marcelo Pinheiro Davi de Melo (born September 23, 1983) is a Brazilian tennis player.
Marcos Baghdatis (Μάρκος Παγδατής;, born 17 June 1985) is a Cypriot professional tennis player.
Margaret Court (née Smith; born 16 July 1942), also known as Margaret Smith Court, is a retired Australian tennis player and former world No. 1.
Maria Yuryevna Sharapova (a; born April 19, 1987) is a Russian professional tennis player.
Marin Čilić (born 28 September 1988) is a Croatian professional tennis player.
Mark Rodney James Petchey (born 1 August 1970) is a former tennis player from England, who turned professional in 1988.
Mark Raymond Woodforde, OAM (born 23 September 1965) is a former professional tennis player from Australia.
Martina Hingis (born 30 September 1980) is a Swiss former professional tennis player who spent a total of 209 weeks as the singles world No.
Martina Navratilova (Martina Navrátilová; born Martina Šubertová; October 18, 1956) is a former Czechoslovak and later American professional tennis player and coach.
Mary Kendall Browne (June 3, 1891 – August 19, 1971) was an American professional tennis player and an amateur golfer.
Marylebone Cricket Club, generally known as the MCC, is a cricket club founded in 1787 and based since 1814 at Lord's cricket ground, which it owns, in St John's Wood, London, England.
Mate Pavić (born 4 July 1993) is a Croatian professional tennis player specialising in doubles.
William Maxwell Robertson (28 August 1915 – 20 November 2009) was a sports commentator, radio and television presenter and author.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
Monica Niculescu (born 25 September 1987) is a Romanian professional tennis player.
Murrayfield Stadium (known as BT Murrayfield Stadium for sponsorship reasons, or popularly as Murrayfield) is a sports stadium located in the west end of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland.
Natasha Zvereva, or Zverava, (born Natallya Marataŭna Zverava; Belarusian: Наталля Маратаўна Зверава; 16 April 1971) is a former professional tennis player from Belarus.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
Newport is a seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States.
Nick Mullins (born 31 January 1966) is a British journalist and sports commentator, primarily working on BT Sport's Premiership Rugby coverage.
Nicolas Pierre Armand Mahut (born 21 January 1982) is a French professional tennis player. In singles, he reached a career-high Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) ranking of world No. 37 on 5 May 2014. In doubles, he reached a career-high ATP ranking of world No. 1 on 6 June 2016. Mahut is well known for being skilled on grass, on which he has won the third-most number of titles amongst active players in singles behind Roger Federer (17) and Andy Murray (8) and tying with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic (4); he also has the most singles titles on grass won over the age of 30 amongst active players, tying with Federer (4). He is a distinguished doubles player, having been ranked world No. 1, and has reached all four Grand Slam finals in men's doubles, winning on three occasions 2015 US Open, 2016 Wimbledon and 2018 French Open men's doubles titles partnering Pierre-Hugues Herbert. Mahut was a part of the longest match in professional tennis history against John Isner in the first round of the 2010 Wimbledon Championships.
The Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division of Nine Entertainment Co. with headquarters in Willoughby, a suburb located on the North Shore of Sydney, Australia.
No.3 Court is a tennis court at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London.
Oliver Marach (born 16 July 1980) is an Austrian professional tennis player.
Owen Keir Davidson (born 4 October 1943) is a former professional tennis player of the 1960s and 1970s.
Pamela Howard Shriver (born July 4, 1962) is an American former professional tennis player known primarily as a doubles specialist with success also as a singles player.
Patrick Spence (11 February 1898 – 22 November 1983) was a South African tennis player.
Patricia Hy-Boulais (born 22 August 1965) is a former tennis player.
Paul McNamee (born 12 November 1954 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) is an Australian retired tennis player and prominent sports administrator.
Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American retired tennis player widely regarded as one of the greatest in the history of the sport.
Peter York (born Peter Wallis; 1944) is a British management consultant, author and broadcaster best known for writing Harpers & Queen's The Official Sloane Ranger Handbook with Ann Barr.
Planning permission or developmental approval refers to the approval needed for construction or expansion (including significant renovation) in some jurisdictions.
The pound sterling (symbol: £; ISO code: GBP), commonly known as the pound and less commonly referred to as Sterling, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, (Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick; born 9 October 1935) is a member of the British royal family.
Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru) was a title granted to princes born in Wales from the 12th century onwards; the term replaced the use of the word king.
The Queen's Club Championships is an annual tournament for male tennis players, held on grass courts at the Queen's Club in West Kensington, London.
Rackets or racquets is an indoor racket sport played in the United Kingdom, Ireland, United States, and Canada.
Radio Data System (RDS) is a communications protocol standard for embedding small amounts of digital information in conventional FM radio broadcasts.
Rafael Nadal Parera (born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently world No. 1 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (Radio-Television of Ireland; abbreviated as RTÉ) is a semi-state company and the national public service broadcaster of Ireland.
Ralph Lauren (born Ralph Lifshitz; October 14, 1939) is an American fashion designer, philanthropist, and business executive, best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation, a global multibillion-dollar enterprise.
Ralph Lauren Corporation is an American corporation.
Randolph Lycett (27 August 1886 – 9 February 1935) was a British tennis player.
RDS Info is a Canadian French language Category A digital cable 24-hour sports information specialty channel.
Real tennis – one of several games sometimes called "the sport of kings" – is the original racquet sport from which the modern game of tennis (originally called "lawn tennis") is derived.
Reginald "Reggie" or "R.
Jean René Lacoste (2 July 1904 – 12 October 1996) was a French tennis player and businessman.
A UK Restricted Service Licence (often called an RSL), is typically granted to radio stations and television stations broadcasting within the UK to serve a local community or a special event.
A retractable roof is a roof system designed to roll back the roof on tracks so that the interior of the facility is open to the outdoors.
Richard Peter Stanislav Krajicek (Krajíček, born 6 December 1971) is a Dutch former professional tennis player.
Robinsons is an English fruit drink brand owned by Britvic.
Roehampton is a suburban district in southwest London, forming the western end of the London Borough of Wandsworth.
Roger Federer (born 8 August 1981) is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No.
The Rosmalen Grass Court Championships, from 2018 on also known by its sponsored name "Libéma Open", is a professional tennis tournament held in the town of Rosmalen, on the outskirts of the city of 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.
A round-robin tournament (or all-play-all tournament) is a competition in which each contestant meets all other contestants in turn.
The Royal Regiment of Artillery, commonly referred to as the Royal Artillery (RA) and colloquially known as "The Gunners", is the artillery arm of the British Army.
The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is a borough in southwest London, England.
RTÉ2 is a free-to-air general entertainment channel operated by Irish national broadcaster Raidió Teilifís Éireann.
Samantha "Sam" Smith (born 27 November 1971 in Loughton, Essex, England) is a British former professional tennis player, who was the British ladies No.
Sara Errani (born April 29, 1987) is a professional tennis player from Italy.
A seed is a competitor or team in a sport or other tournament who is given a preliminary ranking for the purposes of the draw.
Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player.
Sergiy Eduardovych Stakhovsky (Сергій Едуардович Стаховський,; born January 6, 1986) is a Ukrainian professional tennis player.
Setanta Sports was a sports television company based in Dublin, Ireland.
The Seven Network (commonly known as Channel Seven or simply Seven) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network.
Shirley June Fry Irvin (née Fry; born June 30, 1927) is a former world No.
A sign-on (or start-up) is the beginning of operations for a radio or television station, generally at the start of each day.
Simonne Mathieu (31 January 1908 – 7 January 1980) was a female tennis player from France, born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine who was active in the 1930s.
A single-elimination, knockout, or sudden death tournament is a type of elimination tournament where the loser of each match-up is immediately eliminated from the tournament.
A skort is a pair of shorts with a fabric panel resembling a skirt covering the front, or a skirt with a pair of integral shorts hidden underneath.
Slazenger is a British sporting goods manufacturer which concentrates on racket sports including tennis, golf, cricket and hockey.
Spencer William Gore (10 March 1850 – 19 April 1906) was an English tennis player who won the first Wimbledon tournament in 1877 and a first-class cricketer who played for Surrey County Cricket Club (1874-1875).
SporTV is a Brazilian cable television network that has its programming based on all sports, launched in 1991 by Globosat.
Stanislas Wawrinka ((professionally known as Stan); born 28 March 1985) is a Swiss professional tennis player.
Star Sports is a network of Indian sports channels owned by Star India, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
Stefanie Maria "Steffi" Graf (born 14 June 1969) is a German former professional tennis player.
The Stuttgart Open (currently sponsored by Mercedes Benz and called the MercedesCup) is an ATP World Tour 250 series tennis tournament on the ATP Tour.
Susan Barker, (born 19 April 1956 in Paignton, Devon) is an English television presenter and former professional tennis player.
Surrey is a county in South East England, and one of the home counties.
Suzanne Rachel Flore Lenglen (24 May 1899 – 4 July 1938) was a French tennis player who won 31 Championship titles between 1914 and 1926.
Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. is a Mexican multimedia mass media company and the largest in Hispanic America and the Spanish-speaking world.
TDN or Televisa Deportes Network is a channel that specializes in sports.
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).
Tennis Channel is an American sports-oriented digital cable and satellite television network that is owned by the Sinclair Television Group subsidiary of the Sinclair Broadcast Group.
TG4 (TG Ceathair; or) is an Irish public service broadcaster for Irish-language speakers.
The Northern Echo is a regional daily morning newspaper, based in the town of Darlington in North East England; serving County Durham and Teesside.
The Oxford Student is a newspaper produced by and for students of the University of Oxford; it is sometimes abbreviated to The OxStu.
The Sports Network (TSN) is a Canadian English language sports specialty service.
Timothy Henry Henman (born 6 September 1974) is a retired British professional tennis player.
Today at Wimbledon is a BBC TV show, showing highlights and discussion from the day's play at the Wimbledon Championships currently hosted by Clare Balding.
Todd Andrew Woodbridge, OAM (born 2 April 1971) is a retired Australian tennis player and sports broadcaster with the Seven Network.
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TV3 SPORT is a Danish sports television channel, owned by Modern Times Group (MTG) and operated by TV3 SPORT.
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The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament.
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Elias Victor Seixas Jr. (pronounced SAY-shus; born August 30, 1923) Los Angeles Times.
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Wimbledon is a 2004 British romantic comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine.
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The Women's Tennis Association (WTA), founded in 1973 by Billie Jean King, is the principal organising body of women's professional tennis.
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Year Nine is an educational year group in schools in many countries including the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.
Year Ten is the tenth year of compulsory education in schools in many countries including Australia, England, India, Northern Ireland, New Zealand and Wales.
The 1877 Wimbledon Championship was a men's tennis tournament held at the All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club (AEC & LTC) in Wimbledon, London.
The 1919 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 1922 Wimbledon Championships were the 42nd edition of the prestigious tennis tournament, held at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London.
The 1924 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 1927 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 1967 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 1968 Wimbledon Championships was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 1984 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.
The 2001 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.
The 2008 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.
The 2010 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.
The 2016 Wimbledon Championships was a Grand Slam tennis tournament which took place at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
The 2017 Wimbledon Championships was a Grand Slam tennis tournament that took place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut were the defending champions, but lost in the second round to Jay Clarke and Marcus Willis.
Andy Murray was the defending champion, and top seed, but lost to Sam Querrey in the quarterfinals.
Henri Kontinen and Heather Watson were the defending champions, but lost in the final to Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis, 4–6, 4–6.
Serena and Venus Williams were the defending champions, but did not participate this year due to Serena's pregnancy.
Serena Williams was the two-time defending champion, but did not defend her title because of pregnancy.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the 21st FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men's national teams of the member associations of FIFA.
The 2018 Wimbledon Championships is a Grand Slam tennis tournament which is due to take place at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.
7TWO is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by the Seven Network on 1 November 2009.
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